Category Archives: Dog Breeding

From Iceland – Dog ownership increased during pandemic

photo by Wikimedia Commons Dog ownership increased sharply during the COVID-19 pandemic in Iceland. According to RÚV, data from the Icelandic Kennel Club (HRFÍ) shows that the number of puppies registered by HRFÍ has increased from 816 in January-July 2020 to 1,609 for the same period this year. The number of litters also increased from […]

Two people arrested in Darlington following illegal dog breeding investigation

TWO people have been arrested following an investigation into illegal dog breeding in County Durham and Darlington. A man and woman were arrested last week in the Firthmoor area of ​​Darlington on suspicion of money laundering, unlicensed breeding and false representation fraud. Both men were questioned and released under investigation to allow further investigation. The […]

Here are the 10 most obedient adorable dog breeds that will sit AND stay

Over the past 18 months, many of us have welcomed a new four-legged friend to our homes as the Kennel Club has seen the number of dog owners increase by almost 8% from 2020. But with 221 different purebred dog breeds to choose from, there is a lot of thought to be done before selecting […]

Keep your pet happy and healthy with these low priced products on sale for an extra 15% off

The Hill may be compensated and / or receive an affiliate commission if you purchase through our links. Our pets have been more important than ever over the past two years, and they will continue to lighten our lives in the future. From toys and entertainment to healthcare and transportation, there are plenty of ways […]

Should I have a puppy, kitten, or older dog or cat?

I finally felt mature enough to have my own cat about two years ago. The hunt for my future feline started as most people do: by going through the kitten lists at my local shelter. By default, I started looking at kittens because I felt like it was the right thing to do – plus […]

Dogs available for adoption in Wichita

When looking at the makeup of American families today, it’s rare to see a home where a pet is not part of the family. According to the most recent data from APPA National Survey of Pet Owners, 67% of households, or around 85 million households, own a pet. Among these households, dogs and cats top […]

New ‘Hops & A Hayride’ event is coming to Clarence

Buffalo loves a good drinking event. I mean, we have a party at the Hamburg fairgrounds and let everyone try hundreds of beers and the tickets go crazy. People love beer here and Kelkenberg Farm is having another fun event this summer. ‘Hops and A Hayride’ will take place at the farm on Wednesday August […]

These are the 13 rarest adorable dog breeds in the UK

But while breeds like the Labrador Retriever, French Bulldog and Cocker Spaniel continue to gain popularity, others are much less familiar in UK parks. In fact, there are a number of breeds that have not been registered with the Kennel Club once in the past year. So if you have one of those canine friends, […]

Butterfly Outing Event at WNY will be fun for the kids

If you have kids, Butterfly Release Day seems like a great activity to bring the kids this summer! There is a farm in the Clarence area that is having so much fun all summer long. This is Kelkenberg Farm and they are constantly having fun on the farm activities for families. Coming up, their sunflower […]

These are the 10 largest dog breeds in the world – huge and adorable

Many of us have welcomed new four-legged family members during the lockdown over the past 18 months as the Kennel Club has seen the number of dog owners increase by almost 8% to almost 250 000 compared to 2020. If you are looking for a new furry addition to your home, choosing the right breed […]

Philadelphia Backyard Chickens Rise Despite City Law – NBC10 Philadelphia

A locked up herd of law-breaking Philadelphians continued to grow in number and thrive during the pandemic. Thousands of chickens are being raised across the city, according to one estimate, despite a 2004 ordinance designed to eliminate the practice. This particular trend in urban farming is becoming more and more popular, as parked residents view […]

12 health problems labradors are prone to

MB PhotographyGetty Images Labrador retrievers are more likely to develop arthritis, stiffness, obesity and ear infections than other breeds, vets have warned. Research by scientists at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) analyzed the health data of Labradors, comparing them to Cockers, Staffordshire Bull Terriers and Shih-tzus. UK’s favorite puppy might be a great family companion, […]

New Bedford Police recover dog, charge two people with animal cruelty

We told you yesterday about what appeared to be an abandoned dog on Allen Street in New Bedford, not far from Betsey B. Winslow School. Now the dog is safe and those who abandoned him will face charges. New Bedford Police have recovered the Cocker Spaniel, which is currently in their possession and is said […]

Why is the pitbull considered a dangerous companion dog?

Posted on Monday, July 12, 2021 at 9:50 a.m. Join AFP’s 100,000+ followers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on iTunes and Spotify News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising requests: [email protected] (© Lanier – Pitbulls have a bad reputation as dangerous dogs who are inherently violent and […]

25 dog breeds that need a lot of exercise

Each dog enjoys a daily walk. It’s a perfect opportunity to explore, meet friends, and stay fit and healthy. Like humans, regular exercise can prevent obesity and relieve stress and tension in animals. But the exact amount of exercise needed depends on the breed, age, health, and personality of the dog. According to the American […]

Why a financial boost for the office that exposes Pennsylvania puppy mills has stalled again

Spotlight PA is an independent, non-partisan newsroom powered by The Philadelphia Inquirer in partnership with PennLive / The Patriot-News, TribLIVE / Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and WITF Public Media. Sign up for our free newsletters. HARRISBURG – Partisan divisions are hampering legislation to increase funding for the Pennsylvania office responsible for exposing puppy mills and dealing with […]

Springfield’s Doggy Style Hot Dog Food Truck Goes Weird With Toppings

A revamped food truck that serves many types of hot dogs is gaining popularity in Springfield. Owners Jeremy and Tambera Mathis unveiled the new “Doggy Style” food truck in mid-April. Doggy Style offers traditional hot dogs, but it’s really known for loading hot dogs with crazy toppings. Jeremy Mathis has 20 years of restaurant management […]

Chatham Pet Adoption: Discover New Dogs & Cats

If you’re looking to add a ball of four-legged love and affection to your family, start at these Chatham-area shelters for a pet for adoption. According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, more than 6 million pets are taken to pounds nationwide each year. Of these, approximately 3.3 million are […]

Pets in the Red Bank-Shrewsbury area that need a home: cats, dogs, etc.

If you’ve wanted to add a ball of love and affection to your family, you should check out these Red Bank-Shrewsbury area shelters for a pet you can take home. There are thousands of homeless dogs, cats, and other pets of all ages throughout New Jersey – and many are located within driving distance. For […]

Pet Adoption in the Kennesaw Area: New Dogs & Cats Added This Week

Want to add a new member to your family and give back to the Kennesaw community at the same time? Adopt a dog, cat or other animal from a shelter or local organization! Many animal shelters are still striving to find forever homes for dozens of cats, dogs and other lovable critters. According to the […]

Can you spot the REAL dog hiding from his master among this collection of teddy bears?

AN ADORABLE puppy has decided to hide from its owner among a massive collection of teddy bears. The owner had a hard time finding it because it got mixed up in her collection of stuffed animals. Can you spot the REAL dog? 5 A dog is hidden in the pile of teddy bears 5 Can […]