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10 Biggest Dog Breeds

We don’t deserve dogs. They are the most devoted, loyal, cutest, and wonderful creatures in the world. In fact, it’s hard to imagine how our lives would be without those hairballs. Just a mere look at a dog can put a smile on anyone’s face. And cuddling one? Well, that’s a dose of happiness that will carry you for an...

Complete List of the FCI Dog Breed Groups

Under which group does your dog fall? FCI means the "Fédération Cynologique Internationale" which is a dog breed standards organization. It promotes and protects purebred dogs. The list of FCI Groups for Dog Breeds: Group 1 – Pastoral Group 2 – Mastiffs & Pinschers Group 3 – Terriers Group 4 – Dachshunds Group 5 – Spitz breeds Group 6 –...
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How much does a Cavapoo cost?

The Cavapoo is a dog with serious appeal! For many dog devotees this is the best, cutest and most lovable designer dog of them all. Part Poodle, part Cavalier King Charles Spaniel… the Cavapoo, or Cavadoodle, is a dog that is becoming more and more noticed. And it is being chosen more and more by families and dog lovers around...
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How big do Cavapoos get?

In recent years ‘designer breeding’ has become very popular amongst professional breeders. This is the combining of two popular breeds to make healthy, strong mix breeds. One of the most popular of all is the Cavapoo.  First professionally bred by breeders in Australia in the 1990’s this dog has boomed in numbers and notoriety.  Part Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, part Poodle,...

7 Interesting Dog Facts You’ve Never Heard Of

Dogs have been beloved animals and friends of humans throughout history, and this age-old relationship between man and dog has led some amazing stories and interesting dog facts to emerge. At different points in time, dogs have been warriors, gods and even werewolves! Here are just 7 of the many interesting dog facts that will truly blow your mind and...

5 Key Facts about a Dog’s Pedigree

Pedigree, it is a word that we hear about dogs all the time, it is even the name of a popular dog food brand. But it is something that many people who love dogs don’t quite understand or realise the importance of. A Kennel Club is something all dog owners have heard of too, but do we all know exactly...

Siberian Huskies as Guide Dogs!

The beauty of a Siberian Husky has captured the hearts of many dog lovers. Those light eyes, and dense coats make them winners any way you look at it. Belonging to the Spitz group, one would never think of them as guard dogs. While leaving those tasks to the Mastiffs, it is undeniable that there is a strong working backbone...
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The Rising Popularity of Dogs in Dubai and the Emirates

Part 1 Once you may have only noticed the noble Saluki in the seven Emirates, but now the popularity of dogs in the United Arab Emirates is growing rapidly. In Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and elsewhere, the variety and number of dogs is plain to see. The Emirates is a country of many expats, with over 80% of the population originating...

Some Awesome Facts about a Dog’s Perfect Sense of Smell, Hearing and Sight…

What does it really mean when someone says, that "the nose knows best?" Well, dogs naturally have a wonderful sense of smell. They have many more sensory 'smelling' cells than a man's 5,000,000. A Dachshund, for example has 125,000,000; a Fox Terrier has 147,000,000 and a German Shepherd (often used as a 'sniffer' dog) has 220,000,000. Truffle hounds can find...
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What is a Teacup Puppy?

"Teacup" is a weight category which means 4-pounds or less. Teacup puppies are not common. Research has shown that Teacup births are substantially less than 1% of all dog births. Teacups, when compared to the general dog population, are very rare - and the demand far exceeds the supply. Teacup puppies have always existed and it seems like they are...

Ask Euro Puppy USA: “Cavalier King Charles Spaniels as Bird Dogs?”

Question: Hi! Can you train Cavalier King Charles Spaniels as Bird Dogs? Thanks, Pierce Answer: Dear Pierce, Thank you for visiting Euro Puppy and for your query. Concerning Cavalier King Charles Spaniels as bird dogs…let me explain a few things, before I can answer your question... The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is an interesting breed since it is first and...