Breeds

By learning about the different dog breeds you can be assured of getting the right dog for your family.

Getting To Know Dogs

LETS LIGHTEN THE MOOD WITH SOME DOG FUN FACTS

DOG’S CAN OFTEN BE AMAZING IN SO MANY WAYS HERE ARE SOME FACTS ABOUT DOG’S YOU PROBABLY DIDN’T KNOW     Puppies love to play games and hide and seek is one of their favorites,  so hide and then call the puppy’s name so she can try to find you. Dogs such as Border Collies […]

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I DON’T WANT MY DOG FROZEN

  By Tessa Boyce Nov 29, 2020 31 popular pets that should remain inside this winter Just Like Humans Dogs Aren’t Equipped For Freezing Weather Not all breeds are developed to pull sleds around the Alaskan expanse all winter season. We understand that pet dogs are come down from the magnificent wolf,  various dog types […]

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SUBARU A DOGS BEST FRIEND

  DOES ANY MAJOR COMPANY DO THIS MUCH FOR DOGS? I JUST HAD TO SHARE THIS Subaru Finds Homes For Thousands Of Hard-To-Adopt Dogs by Molly Weinfurter FacebookPinEmailPrint To some,  senior dogs and special needs dogs might seem  “less adoptable.”   But the truth is,  they just haven’t found the perfect family yet.  In the right household,  […]

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WHY THERE ARE SO MANY VARIATIONS OF DOGS

THE GENETICS OF DOGS Some domestic dog breeds are characterized by an unrivaled diversity of morphologic traits and breed-associated behaviors resulting from human selective pressures.  To identify the genetic underpinnings of such traits,  we analyzed 722 canine whole genome sequences  (WGS),  documenting over 91 million single nucleotide and small indels,  creating a large catalog of […]

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JUST HOW OLD IS MY DOG?

WE MEASURE A DOG’S AGE DIFFERENTLY TODAY THAN IN THE OLD DAYS WHAT TO LOOK FOR TO DETERMINE A DOGS AGE When you get a dog but don’t know it’s history one of the first questions usually asked is  “how old is the dog.”   It’s fairly easy to answer by means of the teeth until […]

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DOG YEARS VS HUMAN YEARS

A biological clock governs aging in dogs just as in humans. Sergey Ryumin/Getty Images Here’s a better way to convert dog years to human years, scientists say By Virginia MorellNov. 15, 2019 , 3:42 PM   Following the long-debunked but still popular idea that one dog year equals seven human years,   (This “formula”  may be […]

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THE CATAHOULA A VERY SPECIAL AND UNIQUE DOG

WHAT IS A CATAHOULA? A medium to large dog breed,  the males range from 22 to 26 inches and females from 20 to 24 inches.  They weigh from 50 to 95 pounds and have a life expectancy of 10 to 14 years with litters of eight to 12 puppies. The Catahoula’s offical AKC breed name […]

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SAVING DOGS THROUGH RESCUE GROUPS

DOG BREEDS THAT HAVE CONTACT GROUPS IN THE U.S.  Affenpinscher  Afghan Hound  Airedale Terrier  Akita  Alaskan Malamute  American English Coonhound  American Eskimo Dog  American Foxhound  American Staffordshire Terrier  American Water Spaniel  Anatolian Shepherd Dog  Australian Cattle Dog  Australian Shepherd  Australian Terrier  Azawakh  Barbet  Basenji  Basset Hound  Beagle  Bearded Collie  Beauceron  Bedlington Terrier  Belgian Laekenois  Belgian […]

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PITBULL BREEDS OVERVIEW SO WE CAN END THE STEREOTYPE

JUST WHAT IS A PITTIE Many people who work in animal shelters bunch the Staffordshire Bull Terrier,   American Bulldog and American Bull Terrier into the term “Pittie”.   This terminology has now morphed into a macro-category used as a metaphor to describe dangerous dogs.   Lets clear up this misconception once and for all. JUST WHAT […]

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HERE ARE SOME CHARACTERISTICS OF THE DIFFERENT BREEDS THAT MAKE UP YOUR DOG

SOME SPECIALTY DOGS THE BULLDOG The origin of the Bulldog is closely associated with the Mastiff;  the facts are that originally he was a smaller variety that was used for bull baiting,  the larger variety was used to battle the bear. The first mention of a Bulldog occurs in 1631 or 1632 in a letter […]

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