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4 years, 8 months ago Posted in: Husky 0
The Beauty That Came From The Cold

  Regardless of whether it’s Siberian, Alaskan or Greenland, a Husky is a wonder to behold. Lean, powerful and majestic, Huskies have long been indispensable helpers to people living in Arctic regions. These dogs offer us the opportunity to get as close as possible to wolves without fearing for our lives. Just the opposite, actually [...]

4 years, 8 months ago Posted in: Tips 0
Thinking Of Getting A Dog? Make Sure You Get The Right Breed

So… you’ve caught yourself thinking more and more lately about the joy a dog would bring into your home. We believe you are absolutely spot on but still urge you to consider a few things before parting with a copious amount of money for a purebred or rushing to the rescue centre as a more [...]

4 years, 8 months ago Posted in: Tips 0
Keeping Your Dog Safe In Cold Weather

With winter in full swing, we reckon that novice dog owners will benefit from some tips on keeping their pets safe and sound during the snowy season. Hopefully, all dog owners will find something new as we take our pick from a list compiled by petfinder.com. We should start by pointing out that winter is [...]

4 years, 8 months ago Posted in: Tips 0
Getting Started With Housetraining

Everybody loves a well-trained dog, but only dog owners know the amount of patience and persistence that requires. These qualities are particularly important when the newly arrived family pet has to be taught the basics of going to the toilet. We can all agree that a dog who doesn’t get it right will prove a [...]

4 years, 8 months ago Posted in: Beagle 0
It's Loud, It's Sniffy And We Adore It!

Beagle owners may not know it but they have a truly ancient dog. Well, more like a representative of a breed whose origins are lost in the depths of time. In the Beagle installment of its Dogs 101 series, Animal Planet noted that the Beagle was a well-loved pooch in the Middle Ages and the [...]

4 years, 9 months ago Posted in: Tips 0
Tips On Dealing With That Pesky Chewing Problem

It’s a rare dog owner who hasn’t at least once flown into a rage at the sight of domestic destruction wreaked by the beloved family pet. Expensive leather shoes, favourite articles of clothing, prized pieces of furniture – nothing is safe unless you teach your puppy that chewing is OK only when practiced on objects [...]

4 years, 9 months ago Posted in: Boston Terrier 0
What's Not To Love About It? Well, Maybe One Thing...

When it comes to style and grace, few breeds can rival the Boston Terrier. And don’t let its belligerent appearance fool you – it is chock-full of friendliness and a veritable love bug! For those new to the breed, here are a few basic facts about the Boston Terrier courtesy of www.animalshelter.org. The list kicks [...]

4 years, 9 months ago Posted in: Jack Russell 0
Want a Jack Russell? Stock Up On Running Shoes!

Moose and his son Enzo are probably the best known Jack Russell Terriers to grace the small screen. The names may not ring a bell but you are bound to know the character they played, Eddie – the show-stealing dog on TV sitcom Frasier. Enzo took over from his father for the final four seasons [...]

4 years, 9 months ago Posted in: Pugs 0
The Wrinkly Face That Launches Gurgles Of Delight

‘Aww, look at that cute little wrinkly face!’ is the most likely utterance to be heard from people finding themselves in the company of a Pug. This is the face that has held emperors and kings to ransom – with Pug lovers including King Louis XIV of France, Napoleon’s empress Josephine and Queen Victoria And [...]

4 years, 10 months ago Posted in: Bichon Frise 0
All The Fluff Without The Allergies... But In Exchange For Serious Brush-Wielding

Love dogs but fear allergies? Do not despair! There are a number of breeds that can work for you and few are as beloved and popular as the small, fluffy, affectionate and lively Bichon Frise. This dog belongs to the group of so-called hypoallergenic breeds, meaning that they shed little or no hair and this [...]