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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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Choosing the Right Chew Toy for Your Dog

Dog Chews For Chew-sy Dogs Your dog is a friend and companion to you that is always loyal, always there for you, and of course, always looking for a snack! While you could provide your dog with plenty of chewy snacks, bowls of dog food, and more, there are other options for you; specifically, a good chew toy that your dog can gnaw on for days, if not weeks, at a time, is really what’s in order. Yet selecting the […]

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Why Should You Adopt a Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier?

Among your many concerns about a new dog being brought into your home, key among them has to be whether or not it will trigger your allergies. You know that most dogs shed and therefore can make your entire home a nightmare of allergic reactions: sneezing, coughing, sinus headaches, hives, and more can all results from your allergies being triggered. You could take antihistamine pills, but those can leave you feeling zonked out and zombified; no, you’re far better off […]

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The Miniature Schnauzer: A Great Dog for Canine Lovers with Allergies

The Miniature Schnauzer: A Great Dog for Canine Lovers with Allergies When thinking about the kind of dog you’d like to have, some things will always top the list: intelligence, loyalty, heart, obedience, and of course, for those of you with canine allergies, a hypoallergenic coat that will make it so that you can actually have and house the dog in the first place. Indeed, without a hypoallergenic coat you run the risk of an incredibly unhealthy lifestyle wherein you […]

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Why the Hypoallergenic Yorkshire Terrier Could Be For You

Being a dog-lover who also happens to have canine allergies can be a real pain. Dogs are, after all, man’s best friend – they’re friendly, loyal, obedient, intelligent, and quite frankly, they can really come to love you. Stories of dogs standing by their owner’s graves for days and even weeks after their owner has passed attests to the devotion that you can inspire in a dog. Fortunately, you don’t have to consider dogs as strictly off-limits for yourself or […]

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