Greenfield Puppies Blog

What Health Problems Will Your Basset Hound Face?

Basset Hound Health Problems   Purebreds are all the rage these days, and basset hounds are no exception. They’re adorable, of course, and intelligent, loyal, and a lovely part of any family. However, like any purebred, they’re also prone to a number of health issues that can make owning them absolutely heartbreaking. Owning a pet who is ill can be hard on your entire family, and put you through so much stress and sadness that it can seem like whatever […]

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Choosing a Yorkshire Terrier for Your Family

Is a Yorkshire Terrier Good for Your Kids?   Of course, you’re going to have a lot of questions when it comes to selecting a dog to become a part of your family. You want the new dog to fit perfectly into your home and household, to get along with your family, to be comfortable and happy and to make others feel comfortable and happy. When you have a dog in your home that is not a good fit, it […]

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3 Dog Breeds that Hate Winter!

3 Dog Breeds that Hate Winter! There are many dogs that absolutely love winter, from the Akita to the Chow Chow to the Alaskan Malamute. Yet for every dog that loves winter weather – the snow, the cold, the ice – there are three that absolutely hate it! If you live in a colder climate, you’ll want to keep an eye out for these breeds when you’re choosing a dog to adopt and raise, as they may be very unhappy […]

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3 Dog Breeds that Love Winter

3 Dog Breeds that Love Winter This past winter has been a stark reminder of just how cold it can get in various parts of the country. With arctic blasts coming from down north, heavy snows falling across multiple states, and wind chill bringing the weather into the negatives, it can all be a little intimidating! Not just for you – but for your dog, as well! Many dogs struggle with winter weather, with some of them being so unprepared […]

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The Beagle Has Landed! Miss P Wins Best Of Show At Westminster Dog Show

Snoopy would certainly be proud and doing his happy dance to the end of the block. Miss P, a 4-year-old 15-inch beagle became only the second beagle ever to win Best of Show at the 2015 Westminster Kennel Club Show at Madison Square Garden.  Interestingly, she’s the grandniece of Uno, who was the first beagle to win at Westminster back in 2008. In an impressive field of competition, Miss P was not exactly the crowd favorite.  That designation belonged to an […]

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Your German Shepherd Puppy and You

Your German Shepherd Puppy Few dogs are as wonderful to have along with you in this crazy journey we call life as a German Shepherd. They are loyal, strong, obedient, intelligent, and highly adaptable. If you are looking for a protector, they fill the role beautifully; if you are looking for a friend, they are friendly and loving; and if you are looking for a service dog, they have served in the military and other professional capacities for decades upon […]

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Why a Toy Poodle?

Why a Toy Poodle? For those who suffer from canine allergies, there is a single directive that is more important than any other when searching for a dog: are they hypoallergenic? Once upon a time, this was hard, if not impossible, to find, but thanks to the miracle of modern science and the time-tested (and ever-improving!) breeding methods of today’s canine breeders, you can easily find a hypoallergenic dog. In fact, with so many hypoallergenic dogs, it’s more a question […]

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Choosing the Bernedoodle

Choosing the Bernedoodle We know all about the purebred breeds of old, but what amount the breeds of today? These days our understanding of pedigree and breeding is so in-depth that we no longer create entirely new breeds, but rather seek the take two breeds whose strengths and weaknesses balance each other out in such a way that we get the best of both worlds. In the case of the Bernedoodle, that is the combination of the Bernese Mountain Dog […]

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Your German Shepherd Puppy and You

Your German Shepherd Puppy Few dogs are as wonderful to have along with you in this crazy journey we call life as a German Shepherd. They are loyal, strong, obedient, intelligent, and highly adaptable. If you are looking for a protector, they fill the role beautifully; if you are looking for a friend, they are friendly and loving; and if you are looking for a service dog, they have served in the military and other professional capacities for decades upon […]

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Is There REALLY Such A Thing As Hypoallergenic Dog Breeds?

Hypoallergenic Dog Breeds The Misconception The idea that hypoallergenic dog breeds exist is certainly attractive—but also misguided. Some breeders tout their dogs as hypoallergenic, but it’s important to know what that really means.  Underneath all of those sweaters your beloved family member is still a canine. All dogs naturally produce allergenic proteins found in their saliva and skin. The Misconception of the Misconception Many online articles call attention to the above issue. The writers criticize breeders for misleading potential buyers […]

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