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10 Amazing Dog Facts That You Might Not Know

No matter how early you start training your puppy, nature and biology always have the last laugh. In this article we are introducing 9 interesting facts about dogs that are a bit out of the “ordinary”.
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Caucasian Shepherd: family pet or ruthless killer?

We have been experiencing a steady growth in the number of enquiries for Caucasian Mountain Dogs or Caucasian Shepherds as they are also known. We’ve been trying to figure out what the increase in popularity can be attributed to, but we can only guess. One of our guesses is that the Caucasian Shepherd breed has been featured in a National...

The rise of dogs in Saudi Arabia

Owning dogs as pets is becoming increasingly popular in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. As local veterinarians will tell you, more and more Saudis buy dogs, rather than any other pets, not to mention the growing expatriate population.

Denver, the guilty dog

 Now what is that if not a cute Labrador showing signs of guilt, because she ate something she was not supposed to?

10 Tips To Help You Take Better Dog Photographs!

While not all of us like starring in photos, we all love to take photos of our beloved puppies and dogs. But can you really say that you can take exquisite photos, just like a professional photographer? Well, there are certain ways you can improve the quality of your dog and puppy photos. They can be more effective and hence...

More Evidence That Dogs Are Smarter Than Cats

We all know it’s true, but now there is more evidence that dogs are smarter than cats. A new study, reported in the Guardian newspaper suggests cats don’t understand cause and effect as well as dogs do. Tests were carried out by a Psychology lecturer Britta Osthaus. She set a group of 15 cats a simple task: attaching fish and...

Dogs in Bahrain

Bahrain, a country with a population just over a million, is located in the Middle East neighboring Saudi Arabia and Qatar. With one of the worlds fastest growing economies, Bahrain functions as a financial hub of the Middle East and is home to many expatriates. The majority of the population is of islamic background. According to islamic religious rules, dogs...

Fight Club: The Strange Truth About Puppies At Play

Scientists are constantly discovering weird and wonderful new facts about dogs. For instance, did you know that puppies have a special signal that means ‘let’s play at fighting!’ A puppy sends the signal by dropping on to its front paws and lowering its head towards another puppy. Having done this it will then lunge towards the other dog and start...

Dog Doctors: How Canines Can Detect Human Illness

Ever since our ancient ancestors first domesticated the dog, we have suspected our canine companions of possessing strange, healing powers. According to one old wives’ tale from Greece, for instance, if you were about to choke on a bone you should let an unweaned puppy give you the kiss of life. (Unless it was a fishbone, in which case you...

Dogs Smelling out Cancer

The Integrative Cancer Therapies Journal has provided scientific evidence that dogs are able to sniff out Cancer! We all know that the dog's sense of smell is exceptional, being able to detect chemicals that are diluted to one part in trillion. However, this new fact is truly astonishing. Apparently, a certain dog constantly sniffed the lesion of it's owner alerting...