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History Of The Labrador Retriever

Labrador was discovered by the people of Portuguese. The name Labrador surfaced out from the term laborers that were popularly used for this breed. These dogs were brought into Newfoundland by the Portuguese, and were subsequently bred with comparatively smaller water dogs. The result was an eager, intelligent and a sociable dog named as St. John’s dog. Fishermen kept these dogs for getting help from them in getting lost fishes and fishing lines. This breed proved to be quite friendly and loyal to their masters.More...

 

Where Did The Name Pit Bull Come From ?

Where Did The Name Pit Bull Come From ?

One may wonder how this breed got the name Pit Bull. One part of the answer is quite simple and rather apparent. However, the other term is little more unclear and vague and is difficult get an answer to.More...

 

 

Golden Retriever Fun Facts

Golden Retriever Fun Facts

Golden Retrievers are incredibly beautiful and mesmerizing breed. These are one of those powerful dogs which are bred for hunting waterfowl. The thick outer coat helps them to swim in water comfortably. These were purposely bred to like water and to have flexible spongy mouths so that they could recover the fallen fowl without subsequent destruction.More...

 

Springer Spaniel Diet

Springer Spaniel Diet

The Springer Spaniel is a dog which has a very active routine with exercising and walks every day. They need to have a diet with high calorific value to meet up with such activity levels.

Some of the foods that should make a part of their daily intake are wildfowl, poultry, chicken, beef, egg, turkey, yogurt, cheese, brown rice and oat-meal.More...

 

History Of The German Shepherd Dog

History Of The German Shepherd Dog

German shepherd is an elegant breed of dogs. It has pointed ears, shiny coat, and displays agility and strength. This breed is intelligent and never forget the lessons taught. They are also known to be hard-working and active.

A group called ‘Phylax Society’ was formed in order to experiment and breed dogs so that the off-spring would have the best qualities of both the parents.More...

 

Best Yorkshire Terrier Shampoo

Best Yorkshire Terrier Shampoo

A Yorkshire terrier would need regular grooming and maintenance. A good shampoo is as essential part of the kit required for the task of grooming.

The Yorkshire terrier has a coat in which the hair is straight, silky and long. The kennel club has laid down the requirement of the terrier in having a coat on the body which should be dark steel blue and have golden color in three shades on the legs and head.More...

 

What Is The Largest Breed Of Dog Known To Man ?

What Is The Largest Breed Of Dog Known To Man

There are many different breeds of dogs, and each breed is of a different size. However, the largest breed of dog known to man is the English mastiff. This breed originated in England, and is known for its stature and courage.More...

 

 

Signs And Symptoms Of Dog Diseases

Signs And Symptoms Of Dog Diseases

If you have a dog, you know how important it is to ensure that your dog gets all its vaccinations and also regularly visits the vet for a checkup. In addition, you should ensure that you give your dog a balanced and healthy diet and take it out for getting ample exercise. If you follow this routine, you can be sure that your dog will hardly get ill.More...

 

How To Tape Bullmastiff Puppy Ears ?

How To Tape Bullmastiff Puppy Ears ?

A bullmastiff is a breed of dog that is bred widely in England and the United States. They are the aggressive dogs and can be fierce or ferocious. They are not among the friendliest of breeds. A bullmastiff puppy begins teething at the age of 3 or 4 months. At that time, it folds its ears backwards, but if they continue to do this, then they may fall behind their breed standards. The bull mastiff ears should look somewhat like the British bulldog, and the ears should have a perfect V-shaped top. So every bullmastiff owner should take the effort to tape the ears when they start falling backwards, or else the cartilage supporting the ears may develop in a wrong way. More...