Dogs

There are so many breeds of dogs that a Federation has been formed to group them according to their characteristics. You can find dogs with short hair, long hair, a tail, no tail, big ears, small ears, different colors, different sizes, different shapes, and even a different temperment. All of the breeds have something special. Learn more about them in this section.

The Most Popular Dog Breeds in America

Here’s a list of the most popular dog breeds in America, according to recent polls. Interestingly, most of the dogs on this list are large. However, the statistics do confirm that Americans tend to adopt the breeds they consider to…

All About The Weimaraner Dog Breed

Also known as the Weimaraner Vorstehhund, the Raner, or the Grey Ghost, this dog breed has its origins in Germany. With light-colored eyes and a greyish coat, the Weimaraner is a very obedient dog that you’ll love having as a pet. Learn…

The Most Important African Dog Breeds

While it may seem strange, there are actually quite a few different African dog breeds. There’s no denying that when we think about Africa, we tend to imagine all sorts of exotic animals. However, seldom do we ever bother to…

The Best Dog Breeds for Hot Climates

When it comes to adopting a dog, it’s important to be aware that not all breeds adapt to heat in the same way. Temperament, illness, and comfort are factors that are difficult to control when dogs are out of their…

All the Reasons Why We Love a Giant Dog!

Big dogs are subject to certain prejudices that aren’t always true. The height of a giant dog actually makes training easier, even if you wouldn’t think so. They’re also more suitable for living with children. A giant dog’s character and…

The Akita: The Image of Oriental Elegance

The Akita is a dog breed of Japanese origin–specifically the prefecture of Akita in Japan’s mountainous northern region. Ancestral warriors used these canines to hunt bears there. These days, the Akita is famous for appearing in the 2009 film Hachi:…

Blizzard and Lulu, An Odd But Endearing Couple

In today’s article you can read about Blizzard and Lulu, two very special dogs. The thing is that one is a veritable giant, a Saint Bernard. The other is a diminutive Japanese Spaniel. The two dogs are typical examples of…

Can Dogs Receive Chemotherapy? Find out!

Dogs can also get cancer and they also need special treatments. These treatments should help eliminate or stop the carcinogenic cells from spreading, and to alleviate their pain. However, having in mind that they’re weaker than us, we could ask…

Neural Therapy for Dogs: A New Holistic Alternative

There are many “non-conventional” treatments for pets out there. Bach flower remedies, homeopathy, aromatherapy, and phytotherapy are some of these alternatives, for instance. These days you also have the option of neural therapy which is available for dogs too. Would…

All About the Amazing Caucasian Shepherd Dog

The Caucasian Shepherd dog is a truly beautiful dog to behold. This dog’s origins go back to the great dogs of Tibet. They are also faithful companions and excellent watchdogs. In this article, we’ll tell you all about this massive…

Traits and Personality of the Rottweiler

It’s common among those who aren’t familiar with the traits and personality of the Rottweiler to be afraid of them. Their presence alone commands respect because it’s indeed a very powerful dog. The origin of this dog breed is the…

How Do Dogs Keep Cool in Summer?

Dogs have glands all over their bodies but, unlike humans, they only produce sweat on areas not covered with fur, such as the pads of their feet. They also use their mouths to help keep them cool – panting is…

The Chow Chow: A Beautiful and Charming Dog

Pet lovers have known about the Chow Chow dog for many years. In addition, this breed has been the star of many films and TV shows. However, this breed is very different from other dogs. They have long, dense hair…

Ten Great Names for Your Naughty Dog

In addition to selecting the right breed of animal that will suit your resources and lifestyle, it’s also important to choose the right name for him. There are thousands of names out there to choose from. But if your dog…

The Best Quotes About Dogs That You’ll Love

“Man’s best friend” is a common phrase that has become well-known globally. However, there are lots of others that we’re sure you’ll love to read. For this reason, in this article we’re going to share with you some of the…

Dogs for Singles: The Perfect Combination

There are many reasons to adopt a dog, but if you’re single and you often find yourself feeling lonely, then you have even more reason to get one. A dog won’t just keep you company – our four-legged friends can…

Why Do Dogs Love Snow?

If you live close to a snowy area, and have ever taken your dog there, you’ve probably noticed how much fun it has. It will roll around, run, jump, and maybe even eat the snow. But why do dogs love…

Man and Dog: a Friendship Since the Stone Age?

Has it ever occurred to you that the inclination dogs have towards human beings is something quite unique? Did you know that this relationship actually dates back to ancient times? The friendship between man and dog that has existed since…