Category Archives: Dog Breeding

10 year old mixed breed dog ‘Lady’ featured on K-9 Junny’s dating site

To arrange a play date with Lady, call the BCSO Animal Care Center at 321-633-2024 Lady, a 10-year-old mixed-breed dog, was chosen as the new featured animal on K-9 Junny’s dating site, “Tender.” Lady is looking for a forever family. She loves life’s little squeaks and enjoys treats in moderation. (BCSO picture) BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA […]

Outdoor Activities Your Dog Will Love

Dogs were originally kept as functional companions, whether guarding livestock, hunting for food, or acting as burglar alarms. Many purebred dog breeds reflect these original functions, from collies and other herding breeds to spaniels, pointers, terriers and other hunting breeds, to guard dogs such as Dobermanns and others. Over the past few centuries, humans have […]

There’s nothing to be proud of in the health of British Bulldogs

(MENAFN – The Conversation) The bulldog is a beloved British icon, according to a new study – which is in very poor condition. A recent study by the UK’s Royal Veterinary College (RVC) compared the veterinary records of over 2,000 English Bulldogs to 22,000 dogs of other breeds and found that English Bulldogs were more […]

Opinion: 4,000 beagles just got a gift from the Department of Justice

A seven-month secret investigation by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) last year found that the dogs had been “stored” in “prison-like” conditions. USDA inspectors found numerous violations, including “live insects, worms, maggots, beetles, flies, ants, mold and feces,” in the dogs’ food and said 300 puppies died in the seven months of […]

Kim Basinger calls for dog meat ban in South Korea: ‘The world is watching’

Kim Basinger has called for an end to the dog meat trade in South Korea as a government task force deliberates whether to introduce a ban. In a passionate editorial published by The Korean daily On Monday, the 68-year-old Hollywood actress wrote about her visit to South Korea in 2019, during which she protested the […]

Greyfriars Bobby may have been a different breed of dog than previously thought, book says

Register to our daily newsletter The dog, famous for remaining by his master’s grave in Edinburgh for 14 years after his death in 1858, was long believed to be a Skye terrier. However, a new book concludes the faithful animal is more likely to have been a dandie dinmont terrier, which was immensely popular in […]

Insurance agencies must enforce Nevada dog breed discrimination law – The Nevada Independent

Recently, the state of Nevada passed a law prohibiting insurance companies from using a dog’s breed as the sole reason for denying homeowners insurance. Specifically, the bill prohibits an insurer from refusing to issue, cancel, refuse to renew or increase the premium or rate of certain insurance policies based solely on race or mix. of […]

US Marshals are looking for a suspect in the kidnapping of Lady Gaga’s dog with a $5,000 reward

Comment this story Comment US offers reward to help find man suspected of kidnapping pop singer Lady Gaga’s French Bulldogs and shooting her dog walker last year, with law enforcement saying he had been “mistakenly released” from a Los Angeles prison. The US Marshals Service is offering a reward of “up to $5,000” for information […]

10 dog breeds most likely to attract conversations from strangers

Golden retrievers, Labrador retrievers and German shepherds are among the stranger-friendly dog ​​breeds that are most likely to attract conversations, according to new research. According to Rover.com, more than half of people (56%) say they are twice as likely to talk to someone they don’t know if they have a dog. Meanwhile, nearly four in […]

Begging dogs: These are the 10 adorable dog breeds most likely to forage for food – including the adorable Labrador 🐕

And the extent of this surge in demand has been demonstrated by the latest enrollment statistics from the UK Kennel Clubup nearly 40%, from 250,649 in 2020 to 349,013 in 2021. There are 221 different breeds of purebred dog to choose from, alongside many crossingsso there is a lot of thought to be done before […]

Velcro dogs: Here are the 10 adorable dog breeds that are sure to stick with you like glue – including the adorable Labrador Retriever 🐕

Many of us have decided to welcome new puppies into our homes over the past couple of years – according to Dog club dog ownership figures have soared nearly eight percent during the global pandemic. There are 221 different purebred dog breeds to choose from, as well as plenty of crossbreeds, so there’s a lot […]

Tulsa SPCA cares for dozens of dogs rescued from breeder Ada

At a party that celebrates freedom, poodles Trina and Sherbert finally experience it. The Tulsa SPCA is their new temporary home after being rescued from a Pontotoc County rancher last week. “The coats were so tangled. It was just awful,” said Mindy Tiner of the Tulsa SPCA. Photos shared on the SPCA’s Facebook page show […]

Your dog deserves to win PEOPLE’s “World’s Cutest Rescue Dog Contest” 2022

It’s the height of summer now, which means it’s time for PEOPLE’s annual world’s cutest rescue dog contest. Sponsored by Pedigree®, the World’s Cutest Rescue Dog Contest gives adopters the chance to share their dogs’ amazing stories (and adorable faces) with the world. All rescue dogs and the people who dedicate their lives to them […]

Dr. Bonnie Franklin: Test May Detect Risky Gene Mutation in Sheepdogs | Four-legged friends and more

I graduated from Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine. This probably makes me somewhat biased as to the Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology Laboratory at Washington State University in Pullman, Washington. But this lab has made great strides in research that has saved many dogs in the herding breed group — like Australian Shepherds — from […]

UK Dog Fertility Clinic Boom Raises Welfare and Ethical Issues | Veterinary Medicine

Canine fertility clinics have exploded in the UK during the pandemic, experts have revealed, amid growing calls for greater industry scrutiny. The clinics offer services ranging from artificial insemination to ultrasound, semen analysis, progesterone testing and in some cases caesarean section. Such clinics can be used to support good breeding, but their rise has raised […]

Larger mixed-breed dogs can be rehomed in HDB apartments after a two-year pilot program

SINGAPORE: Larger mixed-breed dogs can be rehomed in Housing and Development Board (HDB) apartments after Project ADORE’s expanded criteria were made official on Saturday June 18, the Animal and Veterinary Service (AVS) said. It comes after a two-year pilot program for revised size limits for dogs and the expansion of the K9 adoption program. Project […]

Which dog breeds should play positions on the baseball team?

It is the culmination of several minutes of relentless research. Cassius Marcellus Coolidge is the American artist responsible for the ubiquitous paintings of “dogs playing poker” that have haunted our society since the late 1800s. But Coolidge (or Kash as he liked to be called) was an artist with a lot more reach than we […]

Beleaguered Virginia Dog Breeding Facility Obtains Delayed Judgment | WDVM25 and DCW50

CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) – The embattled Virginia dog-breeding facility that earlier this year was ordered to stop selling dogs avoided further censure on Monday, as a judge The federal government ordered the company and the U.S. attorney to agree to relocate the beagles held there. Envigo has been the subject of intense scrutiny since […]

Pastoral Pups: The 10 most popular adorable pastoral dog breeds in the UK – including the loyal German Shepherd 🦮

Dog ownership has skyrocketed in the past two years according to the Dog clubthe lockdown meaning people felt more empowered to open their homes to a new pup. But with 221 different pedigree dog breeds to choose from, there’s a lot of thought to be done before choosing your perfect pooch – whether you want […]

6 things you can do to keep your dog’s heart healthy

(Photo credit: Ian Gwinn/Getty Images) Maintaining optimal heart health is a crucial part of your dog’s well-being. In addition to lowering the chances of developing some kind of heart disease, dogs with healthy hearts tend to lead more active and fulfilling lives. Fortunately, keeping your dog’s heart health in check is something that can be […]

The Queen’s love affair with corgis is older than her 70-year reign; know how much she has

More than 70 corgies lined the lawn at Balmoral Castle in Scotland to mark Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee on Saturday. While the 96-year-old has been closely associated with racehorses, no animal has been closer to her than the short-legged dog breed. In her lifetime, she has owned 30 members of her favorite dog breed. […]

Gamble Breaux shows off his dog’s unusual talent

Gamble Breaux certainly made quite an impression during his short stint on Celebrity Apprentice Australia. While Lord Sugar may have fired her, the Sydney-born musician has become-real housewife don’t give up on being an entrepreneur. But what you might not know about Gamble is that she is a huge animal lover and a registered Pomeranian […]

To what extent does a dog’s breed determine its behavior?

Poodles, German Shepherds, and French Bulldogs were among the most popular dog breeds of 2021, according to the American Kennel Club. People pay thousands of dollars for these precious puppies to get a perfectly behaved dog. New research published in the journal “Science” has found that breeds do not determine a dog’s behavior or personality. […]

shih tzu: Dog Show attracts a large number of animal lovers | Thiruvananthapuram News

Thiruvananthapuram: When S Baluprathap wished to introduce a Shih Tzu puppy to his pregnant wife 5 years ago, he was insulted by a dog breeder for his financial instability in caring for this breed. After the incident, he quit his job at a private company and started his own business to earn more money. As […]

Pugs Can’t Be Considered ‘A Typical Dog’ Due To Serious Health Issues, Study Finds

A study conducted by The Royal Veterinary College warns that pugs face serious health risks and concluded that the dog breed can “no longer be considered a typical dog from a health perspective.” The popular breed is known and loved for its flat appearance, bulging eyes, wrinkled forehead, and knotted tail, but the consequences of […]

Here are the 10 most and least sociable lovable dog breeds – from the gregarious Golden Retriever to the shy Vizsla

Many of us have decided to welcome new puppies into our homes over the past couple of years – Dog club figures show dog ownership has soared by almost 8% and demand for four-legged friends post-lockdown remains high. There are 221 different purebred dog breeds to choose from, as well as plenty of crossbreeds, so […]

Newcastle United supporters react to suggestion the club badge could be set for an overhaul

As Newcastle United have been taken over by the wealthiest owners in world football, a lot of changes are set to happen over the next few years. Under the ownership of Mike Ashley things had been left to decay and the club existed rather than growing. Amanda Staveley and Saudi fund PIF are determined that […]

Specials for veterans and home gardeners at the regional farmers market

Veterans are encouraged to get their hands dirty and improve their health through a program that is extended to Broome County. The first hands-on program for veterans to learn food and farming skills takes place May 14 at the Broome County Regional Farmers’ Market. WNBF News/Roger Neel PhotoWNBF News/Roger Neel Photo Program workshops offered by […]

Greyhound Dog Trivia: 10 Fun Facts You May Not Know About The Fast Greyhound Dog Breed 🐶🐶

The past two years have seen many of us welcome a new four-legged friend into our homes, as the Dog club has seen dog ownership increase by almost eight percent during the pandemic. But with 221 different purebred dog breeds to choose from, there’s a lot to think about before choosing your perfect pup. There’s […]

Debunking the myth that dog behavior follows breed

Suppose the original dog was a multi-purpose animal. Over time, humans began to require their dogs to perform specific tasks and select certain abilities. Thus was born the “specialized” dog. The Romans, for example, had companion dogs, draft dogs, sight dogs, etc. In the 17th century, English dogs were divided into groups based on their […]

Nebraska Pet Rescue Volunteers Concerned About Dog Breeding Practices

FREMONT, Neb. (WOWT) – Volunteers at a Nebraska pet shelter are concerned about what they saw at a state-licensed breeding facility. A 4 month old puppy needs surgery. Animal rescuer Rae Tuff says the dog’s name is Cash for a reason. Puppy surgery will cost $6,000. A broken femur was discovered by Rae’s vet three […]

Short-lived dogs: Here are the 10 adorable dog breeds that unfortunately live the shortest average life – including the gorgeous Great Dane

The past two years have seen many of us welcome a new four-legged friend into our homes, as seen by the Kennel Club increase in dog ownership by nearly eight percent during the global pandemic. But with 221 different pedigree dog breeds to choose from, there’s a lot of thought to be done before selecting […]

Dogs with dental problems: Here are the 10 adorable dog breeds most prone to dental problems and toothaches – including the adorable Labrador

Many of us have decided to welcome new puppies into our homes over the past couple of years – according to Dog club dog ownership figures have soared nearly eight per cent – ​​and post-lockdown demand for beautiful dogs remains high. There are 221 different purebred dog breeds to choose from, as well as plenty […]

How long do dogs live? Small, medium and large breeds

Dogs live between eight and 15 years, depending on their breed, genetics, overall size, and living environment. Just like humans, there are a number of variables that influence each dog’s lifespan, so it’s important to consider these when determining your dog’s lifespan. “A dog’s lifespan depends on factors such as size, breed and lifestyle, but […]

Does my dog ​​need a jacket? Here are the 10 dog breeds that hate the cold and therefore need a warm wrap in cold weather

Many of us have decided to welcome new puppies into our homes over the past couple of years – according to Dog club dog ownership figures have soared nearly eight per cent – ​​and demand for four-legged friends remains high as the pandemic continues. There are 221 different purebred dog breeds to choose from, as […]

Cheap puppies: These are the 10 cheapest adorable dog breeds to buy – including the Jack Russell Terrier

The past two years have seen many of us welcome a new four-legged friend into our homes, as seen by the Kennel Club increase in dog ownership by nearly eight percent during the global pandemic. But with 221 different pedigree dog breeds to choose from, there’s a lot of thought to be done before selecting […]

Rogue dog breeders create £40,000 ‘Frankenstein puppies’ in hobby labs

New breeds – like hairless and fluffy bulldogs – are cooked up in unregulated fertility clinics, investigation finds, and experts fear new breeds suffer Greedy dog ​​breeders create £40,000 ‘Frankenstein puppies’ ( Image: Alamy Photo) Greedy dog ​​breeders are creating Frankenstein puppies to sell for up to £40,000 each. The new breeds – like hairless, […]

10 of the most popular and lovable terrier dog breeds – from Jack Russells to Staffordshire Bull Terriers

Originally bred to hunt ‘vermin’ – hence their feisty nature – terriers quickly found a place in our laps and in our hearts. They are loyal and affectionate dogs with a lot of character. These are 10 of the most popular terrier breeds in 2021 so far, according to The dog club. And don’t forget […]

These are the 10 adorable dog breeds with the best sense of smell – from Bloodhound to Labrador Retriever

Dog ownership has soared nearly eight percent in the past two years according to the Dog clubas the lockdown meant people felt more empowered to open their homes to a new pup. But with 221 different pedigree dog breeds to choose from, there’s a lot of thought to be done before choosing your perfect pooch […]

The 10 Most Difficult and Easiest Dog Breeds to Train – From Afghan Hound to Border Collie

Many of us have decided to welcome new four-legged friends into our homes over the past couple of years – according to the Dog club dog ownership figures have soared by nearly eight per cent – ​​and post-lockdown demand for puppies remains high. There are 221 different purebred dog breeds to choose from, as well […]

Retinal Degeneration in Dogs: Symptoms, Causes and Treatments

(Photo credit: Morsa Images/Getty Images) Retinal degeneration in dogs is a medical condition that causes problems with the way a dog sees and can even lead to blindness. This happens when cells in the retina, classified as part of the dog’s central nervous system, break down. This condition seems to affect some breeds more than […]

Britain’s deadly dog ​​attack epidemic is sparked by ‘impulse buying’ during lockdown as mutilations more than DOUBLE

ANIMAL welfare experts have blamed the UK’s dog mutilation epidemic on lockdown ‘impulse buying’ – as the rise in killer cases more than doubled. An RSPCA dog specialist believes the rise in Britons buying puppies over the past two years may have caused the high rates of fatal dog attacks. 5 Experts believe an explosion […]

Rochester tenant was not woken by smoke alarms as food burned

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) – A Rochester tenant was lucky the food he apparently left cooking on the stove didn’t start a fire. The tenant was unaware there was a problem until firefighters woke the person up – even though the smoke alarms had been sounding for over half an hour. Rochester Fire Department […]

Here are 10 clean and groomed dog breeds that rarely need a bath or a brush.

If you’re considering getting a dog, you’re not alone – Dog club figures show that the number of people looking for puppies has increased by around 8% during the pandemic. But with 221 different purebred dog breeds to choose from, there’s a lot of thought to be done before choosing the latest four-legged addition to […]

Poodles are growing in popularity, but Labs remain the #1 dog breed in the United States | Lifestyles

Labrador Retrievers still tug the hearts of American dog lovers the hardest, but Poodles have just returned to the American Kennel Club’s Five Most Popular Dog Breeds for the first time in nearly a quarter century. . The club’s annual popularity rankings were released on Tuesday, drawn from more than 800,000 purebred puppies and older […]

Labs remains the #1 dog breed | The life

NEW YORK – Labrador retrievers still tug the hearts of American dog lovers the hardest, but poodles have just returned to the American Kennel Club’s top five dog breeds for the first time in nearly a year. quarter of century. The club’s annual popularity rankings were released on Tuesday, drawn from more than 800,000 purebred […]

The American Kennel Club’s Most Popular Dog Breeds of 2021 – CBS Miami

Interest rates are expected to riseFed officials are expected to raise interest rates on Wednesday. 53 minutes ago CBSMiami.com Weather @ your office 3-16-22 12PMCBS4 News meteorologist Lissette Gonzalez’s weather outlook for South Florida. 1 hour ago New COVID variants are spreadingChina is facing a novel coronavirus outbreak. 1 hour ago Jury deliberates in Dayonte […]

Want to see a Pokemon Routine at the Crufts Dog Show? Of course you do

It’s Friday. It’s been a long week and there’s a lot going on in the world. So we all need a little “timeline cleanup”, right? Let us introduce you, then, to a professional dog show routine featuring Lillipip the Chihuahua. Yes, you read that right. someone took Crufts – the very serious UK dog show […]

Atrial Septal Defect in Dogs: Symptoms, Causes and Treatments

(Photo credit: elenaleonova/Getty Images) Atrial septal defect in dogs, also known as ASD, is a medical condition characterized by the appearance of a hole in the septumwhich is the wall that separates the left and right atria from the heart. This defect can affect a dog’s oxygen levels and lead to exercise and breathing problems. […]

Crime figures show most dog breeds stolen in Devon as thefts soar

Dog thefts have soared in Devon and Cornwall, with bull terriers being the most targeted breed last year. A total of 103 dog thefts were reported to police in 2021, up from 66 the previous year. Bull terriers were involved in 11 cases, followed by eight flights each of Chihuahuas and Jack Russells. Read more: […]

Famous dogs: Here are the 13 lovable dog breeds that have starred in most movies and TV shows – including the famous Golden Retriever

But some dog breeds make more movies than others, from canine celebrities Rin Tin Tin and Lassie to the weird CGI of Cruella and Call of the Wild. So which dogs are the movie version of The Rock or Jennifer Lawrence – sure to sell tickets and get people streaming movies home? Pet insurance experts […]

Vets, shelters to help returning animals

The state government is making sure that lost pets get home faster and safer with the Pets Amendment (Reunification of Pets and Other Matters) Act 2021 passed by Parliament on Thursday 24 February. The law will allow Victorians to take a lost dog or cat to a participating veterinary clinic or registered animal shelter such […]

First photo of top lawyer questioned over Tallaght farmland shooting as family of dog farmer victim reveal hell

He’s the top lawyer who was questioned last night about a dog breeder’s horror shooting. Keith Conlon, 36, was shot in the head while hunting rabbits on rural farmland. 3 Best Lawyer Diarmuid Rossa PhelanCredit: Collins Photo Agency 3 Keith Conlon shooting victim 3 Gardai at the scene of a shooting on farmland south of […]

Meet Murphy, the friendly giant greyhound who just missed out on the Guinness Book of World Records

Murphy is a well known and much loved animal within his local community in Manchester – where he stops traffic so people can take a photo with the gentle giant! A huge Irish wolfhound from Manchester has just missed out on a place in the Guinness Book of World Records. Rhys Davenport, from Cheadle Hulme, […]

Fresno Dog Show Celebrates 100 Years

FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — The Fresno dog show is taking place this weekend and the Sun Maid Kennel Club says it’s a special year for them as they celebrate their 100th anniversary in Fresno. Dogs of all breeds, shapes and sizes came to the show on Saturday hoping to walk away with that first place […]

Court documents: Woodburn man threw dog and broke leg

Austin C. Easterday, 26, of Woodburn was charged Friday with torturing or mutilating a vertebrate animal. He was released Friday on his own recognizance, according to Steve Stone, public information officer for the Allen County Sheriff’s Department. Easterday admitted to his girlfriend that he “may have been a little too rough” with their pup, Sampson, […]

Dog bites man 20 times after trying to attack owner with baseball bat | Nature | News

The dog, named Leia, allegedly bit her owner’s attacker on the bottom and legs as the couple were involved in a street fight in the summer of 2020 in Staffordshire. The fight broke out when one of the men, Barzan Shekzade, drove past Leia’s owner, Marcin Pluta, who was on a bicycle and walking his […]

State Patrol cracks down on speeders in the Twin Cities

St Paul (KROC AM News) – Public safety officials have gotten into trouble with speeding motorists on the Twin Cities freeways and have launched a crackdown that will last 10 days. The effort will have additional state troopers on patrol from 7:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. each night. A State Patrol helicopter will also be […]

RSPCA rescues pregnant dog and puppies from Basildon

A PREGNANT spaniel who had been used for breeding for years was abandoned on a street just hours before she gave birth to a litter of puppies. Cassie, believed to be over eight years old, had been found abandoned in Basildon. Just hours after being rescued, she gave birth to eight puppies, but two unfortunately […]

Bill aims to prevent handing over of pets due to housing crisis

TREASURE COAST, Fla. – It’s not just people, but pets that are “out of heaven.” Rising costs and limited housing inventory are forcing some families to make the toughest decision a pet owner can make – having to surrender a pet to meet housing restrictions. But there is hope that an advancing state bill will […]

Caerphilly dog ​​breeders fined for selling seven litters of puppies in one year during pandemic

A Caerphilly couple have been fined for illegally breeding dogs and attempting to sell the puppies on social media during lockdown. Last month a court heard they had bred the dogs without the permission of a license issued by Caerphilly County Borough Council. Callum Pine, 24, and Megan Arundel, 22, of 5 Kingsley Place, Senghenydd, […]

Animal charity Co Down are forced to close doors to dogs after a noise complaint and those in their care must leave

Assisi Animal Sanctuary was forced to stop welcoming dogs due to a noise complaint from a neighbor at their Co Down site. And the dogs they currently have on site, at least 12, need to be placed in emergency foster care. Over the past 27 years, the charity has housed over 50,000 animals. And for […]

Dog Fences Have Benefits, But Control Goes On

Ben Banks, wool farmer and sheep scanner from WESTERN Queensland, is well placed to see the benefits of feral dog control and he doesn’t think introducing dingoes to Victorian parks is a good idea. The Banks family manage a self-replacing merino herd of 22,000 head protected by 120km of exclusion fencing on 48,500ha 100km west […]

Rogues’ Gallery: imprisoned in Newport, Tredegar and Caerphilly

THESE six defendants were recently sentenced to prison for crimes including illegal dog breeding, assault, drug trafficking and brawling. We review their cases. Kyle Whitney Kyle Whitney left his victim in need of facial reconstruction surgery after punching him in an unprovoked attack at a pub’s beer garden. His victim was celebrating his 21st birthday […]

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Minnesota Seeking Mentors

ST. CLOUD — January was National Mentoring Month and a local organization is urgently looking for volunteers interested in mentoring youth in the St. Cloud area. Last month, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Minnesota launched their “Be Big in 22” recruitment campaign to fill a need for volunteers. The organization says there is a […]

Top puppy raiser says dogs at center of SPCA neglect trial were well cared for

SPCA/PROVIDED More than 30 dogs were rescued by the SPCA. A reputable puppy breeder on trial for negligence said his dogs were well cared for and were only tied up or confined for short periods. Barbara Glover, 83, and her daughter Janine Wallace, 61, deny six counts of failing to relieve an animal’s pain or […]

Could your dog have this kidney disorder?

Close up of caramel and cream shih tzu puppy Joel Hawkins/Getty Many owners choose to keep their Shih Tzu’s hair short. It makes grooming so much easier and look how cute their freshly trimmed face looks! It’s never a good thing to learn that your dog has a disease, but a diagnosis of kidney dysplasia […]

Michigan dog who chewed off his leg to escape neglect is given a road trip to a new shelter

bella the dog Courtesy of Best Friends Animal Society A dog from Michigan has traveled the country for a fresh start. On Tuesday, Bella the rescue dog arrived at Best Friends Animal Society‘s sanctuary in Kanab, Utah, after a four-day, 1,800-mile road trip that began in Saginaw County Animal Care and Controll, in Saginaw, Michigan. […]

How much do purebred pet cats and dogs cost in Singapore?

“IT’S NOT LIKE BUYING A LOUIS VUITTON BAG” Despite growing demand, not everyone can go home with a pet. Responsible businesses screen potential customers to ensure pets only go to the best homes. “In screening, we require prospective owners to know what they want in their furry friend. They shouldn’t adopt a puppy just because […]

Increase in dog thefts – this is the breed most at risk of being stolen

The Staffordshire Bull Terrier has been revealed as the most stolen dog as pet thefts have seen a huge spike in the past year. New research reveals that the number of dogs or puppies stolen from homes in 2021 has increased by around 70% compared to the previous year. The study, conducted by the insurer […]

Brachycephalic Airway Syndrome in Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments

(Photo credit: Pham Thang/500px/Getty Images) Brachycephalic Airway Syndrome in dogs is a medical condition that involves a series of abnormal upper airway conditions that affect brachycephalic dogs. You can usually recognize brachycephalic dogs by their short noses and flat faces. Common brachycephalic breeds include pugs, chihuahuas, and pekingese dogs. If you see any signs that […]

Local Animal Shelters Team Up To Offer Adoption Specials For Large Dog Breeds – NBC Los Angeles

From huskies to shepherds, burrows to mutts, animal shelters are currently inundated with dogs over 40 pounds waiting for a second chance at new life. To help find these dog homes, Best Friends Animal Society, participant in NBC4 Clear The Shelters, is partnering with more than 20 animal rescues and municipal shelters in southern and […]