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.

Short-Haired Dog Breeds: Less Grooming!

Many people choose their pets according to their tastes and lifestyles. If you don’t have enough free time to spend the weekend vacuuming and removing hairs from the sofa or carpet, let alone brushing your dog daily, we recommend that…

Bouvier des Ardennes, a Scraggly and Gentle Dog

The Bouvier des Ardennes dog is often confused with the Bouvier des Flanders. But, these are, in fact, two different species. This is a rustic and robust animal of semi-long hair and a rather sullen look. In spite of their…

The Seven Main Breeds of Herding Dogs

This group of canines has the principal “objective” of managing herds of sheep, goats, and other farm animals. When it comes to dogs that work with cattle, then they are known as cattle dogs. In the following article, we’ll tell…

Japanese Dog Breeds – The Most Common

There are many canines who are originally from the Asian continent and we could spend all day talking about them. Instead, we’re going to focus on the most common Japanese dog breeds. (Note how many of their names have “Inu,”…

Dogs and Witchcraft: A Brief History

Dogs have been our loyal companions since the dawn of time. Man’s best friend has been at his master’s side to help with everything, from daily chores, through to more unusual, and even occult activities. So, today, we want to…

Cats or Dogs: Which Do You Prefer?

We human beings tend to put things in antagonistic terms as if we constantly have to make choices or take sides. It happens in politics, in sports, and arts. There’s almost no topic where the question “this or that?” doesn’t…

Working Dog Breeds – Loyal and Hardworking

Working dog breeds are trained dogs that learned to do specific tasks and we’re going to talk about them in this article. What are the jobs of working dog breeds Just because we call them working dogs doesn’t mean they…

Spitz Dogs: All You Need to Know

With their pointed ears, curled tails and thick fur, Spitz dogs are very good-looking breeds. This article will explain all you need to know about this type of dog and its striking similarities with wolves. Characteristics of Spitz dogs According…

Dog Breeds With Two Different Colored Eyes

If your dog has two different colored eyes, there’s no need to worry. Though it might seem strange, this anomaly is simply a result of your pet’s genetic make-up. In fact, there are some breeds that are more prone to…

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…