Category Archives: Dog Breeding

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 […]

Dogs adopted, then dumped after COVID as workers return to office

Hugh Gent, President of Dogs Australia with his wife Elizabeth, a Labrador breeder, with Lucy, an 18 month old Labrador. Credit:James brickwood A spokesperson for the RSCPA said it had not seen an increase in the number of pandemic pets returned. A spokesperson said that while some dogs were bought by people on impulse, its […]

6 empathetic dog breeds for emotional support

While all dogs offer endless love and companionship, some breeds are more empathetic than others. From Labradors to Golden Retrievers, there are many emotional support dog breeds that will be good at comforting you in times of stress – and understanding how you feel. “Certain breeds of dogs are particularly renowned for their emotional support […]

“Mudi”? Try a Toy: American Kennel Club Adds 2 Dog Breeds | Lifestyles

NEW YORK (AP) – An athletic Hungarian farm dog and small pet of old Russian aristocrats are the latest breeds in the American Kennel Club’s purebred line. The club announced on Tuesday that it recognizes the Russian toy and the mudi. This means they are eligible to compete for the best in show at many […]