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Top 5 winter dog breeds


November 28, 2011
Peter

Source While most dogs, like us humans, prefer a warm climate, some of them thrive in cold weather and definitely don’t need to be dressed in winter. In this post, we are introducing 5 dog breeds that we think are best suited for cold climates. 1. Siberian Husky Our number one breed must be the [...]

Catgegory: Dog Facts

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 [...]

Catgegory: Dog Tips

Popular Paws # 24: Husky


July 12, 2010
ann

  Huskies from the Movie: “Eight Below” ( 2006 ) Eight Below is a Walt Disney Pictures film which was released in 2006 in the US. It is the fictional re-imagining of the true events of the 1958 occurrence moved forward to 1993; the last year that sled dogs were used in Antarctica. Jerry Shepard [...]

Catgegory: Famous Dogs

Popular Paws # 5: Akita Inu


July 12, 2010
ann

Akita Inu: “Gin” from Silver Fang (1986) This is a story of an Akita Inu pup called Gin (Japanese for “silver”) who leaves his owner, to join a pack of dogs. The pack gathers strong dogs from all over Japan to fight a deranged bear and his minions. The Japanese Cartoon: Silver Fang, was inspired [...]

Catgegory: Famous Dogs

Meditating Dog!


July 12, 2010
Sandor Fagyal

Let’s shut out all the noise, and listen to the sounds of the universe….. That’s it! I’m getting it..I can SMELL it! I’m at peace now  

Catgegory: Doggy Humour

Grabbing your dog when they bolt!


July 12, 2010
Sandor Fagyal

All of us have had the frustrating experience of our dog rushing out of the gate before we can stop them. More likely than not, your attempts at chasing him or her down will fail. They’ll just keep running further and further when they see you coming. Image Credit: paul+photos=moody What I have found, is [...]

Catgegory: Dog Tips

The Iditarod – The longest Dog race in the World!


July 12, 2010
Sandor Fagyal

The Iditarod looks really tough. You need to cover 1,161 miles with nothing but your dogs to you help you. What makes it worse however, it’s held in Alaska! With wind chill reaching 100 degrees Farenheit, I shudder (even without the cold) to think of the ordeal. Image Credit: Travis S. Breeds like the Siberian [...]

Catgegory: Dog Facts

The Eyesight of Dogs


July 12, 2010
Sandor Fagyal

The eyesight of dogs differs from that of humans in various ways. It even varies from breed to breed. Some dogs have a field of vision that is wider than the 180 degrees of humans. Dogs with long noses have something called a visual streak. This means that they are able to scan the horizon [...]

Catgegory: Dog Facts

Russian Airlines Develop a Super Sniffing Dog Breed!


July 12, 2010
ann

There cannot be too many airlines in the world which dabble in dog breeding. Well, the Russian Aeroflot Airlines has its very own dog breeding centre, and a new dog breed has been developed by them for the sole purpose of having a drug and bomb-sniffing hound at the Moscow Airport. So what is this [...]

Catgegory: Dog Facts