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Dognapping on the rise


August 24, 2011
Peter

According to a recent article of USA Today, the number of dogs being stolen has risen dramatically in 2011. Stealing dogs with the intention of demanding a ransom from the owner is not a new phenomenon. In fact, the first ever dognapping case was recorded in 1934. The stolen Boston Terrier was returned to its owner [...]

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Popular Paws # 16: Chihuahua


July 12, 2010
ann

Chihuahua: Gidget the Mascot from the Taco Bell Advert The Taco Bell chihuahua was a popular advertising figure and mascot used by Taco Bell. The Chihuahua is a breed commonly associated with Mexico, as are the tacos that the restaurant serves. The name of the dog used as a model is “Gidget” and in commercials, [...]

Catgegory: Famous Dogs

Pedro & Rosita's Christmas


July 12, 2010
Sandor Fagyal

It’s a romantic full moon, when Pedro said, “Hey, mamacita, let’s do Weeweechu.” “Oh no, not now, let’s look at the moon!” said Rosita. “Oh, c’mon baby, let’s you and I do Weeweechu. I love you and it’s the perfect time,” Pedro begged. “But I wanna just hold your hand and watch the moon.” replied [...]

Catgegory: Doggy Humour

Dog Quotes #52


July 12, 2010
Sandor Fagyal

“Bulldogs are adorable, with faces like toads that have been sat on.” – Colette “I spilled spot remover on my dog. He’s gone now.” – Steven Wright

Catgegory: Dog Quotes

Dog Quotes #46


July 12, 2010
Sandor Fagyal

  “I hope if dogs ever take over the world, and they chose a king, they don’t just go by size, because I bet there are some Chihuahuas with some good ideas.” – “DEEP THOUGHTS” by Jack Handy  

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Chihuahua is the longest living dog breed


July 12, 2010
Sandor Fagyal

It’s an open secret among dog lovers and dog breeders that smaller breeds generally outlive larger ones. Why this is so, is not generally known. In accordance with this trend, the diminutive Chihuahua is the longest living breed of dog! The breed standard specifies that they can live from 11-18 years of age. However, there [...]

Catgegory: Dog Facts

World's Ugliest Dog:


July 12, 2010
ann

On 23 June 2007,Elwood, a two-year-old Chinese Crested and Chihuahua mix, was crowned the world’s ugliest dog. Elwood, dark coloured and hairless – save for a mohawk-like puff of white fur on his head – is often referred to as Yoda or ET, for his resemblance to those famous science fiction characters. He was placed [...]

Catgegory: Dog Facts

World's Tallest Dog:


July 12, 2010
ann

World’s tallest dog….. The tallest dog on record was a Great Dane, named Shamgret Danzas. He was 42 inches (1 meter 7 cm) tall at the shoulder and weighed 238 lbs (108 Kg). And so we are believers….. These days however, the record of the World’s tallest dog is held by Gibson, also a Great [...]

Catgegory: Dog Facts

Most Popular Small Breed Dogs


July 12, 2010
ann

Being very portable, easily adaptable to different climates and more affordable in maintenance, it is no wonder that small breed dogs are growing in popularity. Noted for being lively and energetic, they make terrific pets for apartments and are comfort dogs as well. People living alone or the elderly feel better with them around. The [...]

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