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Smartest Dog Breeds – The 10 Most Intelligent Dog Breeds

On the surface, canines seem like simple-minded creatures that do nothing more than eat, sleep, scratch themselves, and lick your face. However, dogs are actually far cleverer than their owners give them credit for. Of course, every breed is genetically different, and some species are inherently smarter than others. The following are the ten most intelligent dog breeds. While the...

The Naked Truth About Hairless Dog Breeds!

We have probably all seen the interesting dog breeds that are labeled as the hairless breeds. Some would call them disgusting; some would call them strange, but more often than not the reactions are due to a lack of knowledge. What do we really know about the naked dog breeds? For years, scientists have believed that the hairless dog breeds...

The 7 Phases of Puppy Development

Like human babies, canine pups undergo multiple stages during its first year of life. It is during this time that it is learning about its surroundings and how the world functions. As the owner, you play an enormous influence in your puppy’s development. It is through you that it will learn what behaviors are good and which ones are bad....
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10 facts you didn’t know about Vizsla dogs

Fact #1 In a way the Vizsla has more in common with cats than other dogs. No, it doesn’t purr and meow, but it’s a self cleaning dog and has very little of the odour most other dogs possess. So the Vizsla is an ideal match for those with a sensitive nose and no desire to bath their dog every week.
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A Dog’s Bloodline: 5 Facts you NEED to Know!

The bloodline of a dog is a tale of its lineage. Like a family tree, it shows what other dogs have come before it and what has contributed to its present genetic make-up. There are two ways of viewing bloodlines to be aware of: one that is formed based on the breeder’s signature of careful standard and the other bloodline...
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The 12 Longest Living Dog Breeds

One of the biggest misfortunes of being a pet owner is that we can’t grow old with our furry companion. The fact that they age seven dog years for every human year just seems unfair. This is all the more reason to cherish your furry friend while it’s around. There are, however, several dog species that live a few years...
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3 Secrets Revealed about Pet Store Puppies!

‘How much is that doggy in the window?’. We have all heard the famous song. But the question is how much do you know about your local pet store and their puppies? Although buying a hamster or a guinea pig in a pet store doesn’t bare too many risks, buying a puppy in a pet store is probably not the...
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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...
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All the Facts about Hypoallergenic Puppies for Sale

If you are a dog lover, and don’t have any allergies to our furry friends then you are lucky! But sadly there are many people out there who love dogs, but are allergic to them too! They have had to choose between suffering with ill health, or suffering with having no dog in their life! According to the Asthma and...

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...

How Many Dog Breeds Are There?

Regardless of age, dogs are people’s best friends. They are loyal, helpful, loving, and they are so pure in expressing their emotions. There are so many dog breeds that it is challenging to pinpoint the exact number, and the popular world organizations all provide different numbers. Brief History of Dogs It is known that a dog is descended from a...