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Herding Dog Breed. Alert, Busy And Determined. Clear The Way! Here Comes The Herding Dog"

Herding Dog Breed. Alert, Busy And Determined. Clear The Way! Here Comes The Herding Dog”

Herding dog breed. A Short History of Herding Dogs The herding dog has a long history, tracing as far back as Neolithic times in Europe when early farmers and domesticators in lands that are now Britain needed a more efficient, quicker way to move livestock from one place to another. These early herding dogs were ...
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Cirneco dell'Etna

Cirneco dell’Etna

The Cirneco dell'Etna is a small breed of dog originally from Italian island of Sicily. This hound was historically used to hunt rabbits and can work for hours without food or water. The breed also has a keen sense of smell and is primarily built for endurance over harsh terrain such as that of Mount Etna ...
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Dog Separation Anxiety

Separation anxiety is a problem that all dog owners have experienced, but not all of them are aware what it is. A dog's anxious behavior is very unpleasant at some point as it makes your dog uneasy when you leave. Tolerating this behavior and allowing it to develop will turn your dog into a menace ...
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This is what the gingerbread project was SUPPOSED to look like. But no. We just can't have ANYTHING nice in this house, especially during the holidays.

Do Your Dogs Try to Ruin Christmas? Mine Do, But I Love The Little Grinches Anyway

Last week, my daughter was putting together a holiday gingerbread house. She was quietly humming to Christmas tunes on the radio, and was getting into the spirit while pasting gingerbread walls together with frosting. It was all as idyllic as a Currier and Ives greeting card until she walked away to answer the phone. When ...
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Arbor the Pooch Picasso Paints Abstracts to Help Dogs in Need

Bryce Henderson walked into the living room of his Las Vegas home, unpacked a paint-splattered easel, and set it up for his little artist: a rescue dog named Arbor. “Arbor, do you want to paint?” he asked. Eager to start, Arbor — a black-and-white Border Collie-mix — bit down on a paintbrush fitted with a ...
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Why You Should Get Rid of Your Dog’s Food Bowl

Mealtime for Kona, my newly adopted terrier mix, is over in seconds. About 34 seconds to be precise. While she may own bragging rights as a canine speed-eating champ, I know that she was on pace to be at risk for a host of digestion problems, including the life-threatening condition known commonly as bloat (gastric ...
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We’re Obsessed With These Vegetable-Dyed Dog Accessories

Being healthy means eating your veggies, but it can also mean wearing and playing with them, too. We’re talking about vegetable-dyed pet gear. Check out these awesome goods in stunning colors. The Most Snuggly Sweaters Handknit in Peru, Chilly Dog wool sweaters are as earth-friendly as they are cozy for your best friend. The sheep ...
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Dogs and Cats are not Republicans

Dogs do not care if you are rich or poor, fat or thin, fashionable or wear holy jeans. they like you, wag their tails at you and lick you if you let them. Dogs just want to have fun, love to play in the moment and have quirky sense of humor. They do not discriminate ...
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How a Dog Named Spencer Got Cast in the Popular Web Series Heirloom

Dogs on movie and TV sets usually belong in one of two separate categories: actors’ dogs or dog actors. Spencer, the Golden Retriever–Labrador mix at the heart of the digital series Heirloom, is a little bit of both. “He’s not trained to be a film dog,” explains Spencer’s human and co-creator of Heirloom, Paten Hughes, but “he’s almost ...
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Once Abused, Emmet Overcomes His Past to Become a Confident, Happy Dog

Once Abused, Emmet Overcomes His Past to Become a Confident, Happy Dog

The photos may be in color, but the transformation they capture is as black and white as the little dog’s fur. Now known to his Instagram friends as Emmett London, this Miniature Pinscher–Chihuahua–Poodle mix had no name and no smile when Janni Nilsson adopted him just over a year ago. Emmett has gained a best ...
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Holiday Gift Guides for Dog Lovers

If you’re like me, then you struggle as what to get your human(s) that you love so dearly. So I decided to help you out some with my holiday gift guide for dog lovers! (you can thank me later). *some of the products below contain affiliate links 1. Belly Scratch T-Shirt 2. Dog Bookend 3. Dog Wall Hanging ...
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November 2016 Monthly Dog Recap

November has been a total blast with lots of outdoor fun as we got into the swing of my favorite time of year, fall! It’s the perfect time for hikes and adventures. Before we get to my adventures though, let me give a shoutout to my special sponsors & affiliates! Thanks to them I’m able to ...
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Dog laws pros and cons

California has now made it legal for people to break car windows in order to break a dog out of a hot car. “As of August 2016, Vermont joined forces with Tennessee, Florida, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Ohio in passing laws to protect good Samaritans who assist dogs locked in hot cars.” Palm Springs has made it illegal ...
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Why I Believe In an Open Adoption — Not the Perfection Some Dog Rescue Groups Require

Adoption policies of rescue groups typically fall into one of two camps: The rescue does everything in its power to make sure each animal goes to the perfect family, even if that means a lengthy delay in getting a dog into a forever home. The rescue believes that perfection is not necessary for a home to be loving ...
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The Best Guard Dogs - How To Care For Them

The Best Guard Dogs – How To Care For Them

If you are like most people, you want to feel safe and protected in your own home. Some of us will go to the extent of getting the best guard dogs that has been trained to protect people. In most cases a loud back from a dog is enough to scare most of us or ...
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How To Fix A Dog Barking Problem

Now that you have a dog, you know that there are many different problem behaviors that a dog may present; one of the most irritating is a dog barking problem. Dogs bark for a variety of reasons and the first step to resolving the "problem" is to understand why dogs bark in the first place ...
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5 Day Course: Introduction to Dog Training

“Discover The Powerful Dog Training Secrets To Overcome 30+ Common Dog and Puppy Behavioral Issues With STEP-BY-STEP Instructions From One
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5 Day Course: Introduction to Dog Training

Day 1 – Pulling on the Leash

“Discover The Powerful Dog Training Secrets To Overcome 30+ Common Dog and Puppy Behavioral Issues With STEP-BY-STEP Instructions From One
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Day 1 – Pulling on the Leash

Day 2 – Puppy Training

“Discover The Powerful Dog Training Secrets To Overcome 30+ Common Dog and Puppy Behavioral Issues With STEP-BY-STEP Instructions From One
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Day 2 – Puppy Training

Day 3 – Dog Aggression

“Discover The Powerful Dog Training Secrets To Overcome 30+ Common Dog and Puppy Behavioral Issues With STEP-BY-STEP Instructions From One
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Day 3 – Dog Aggression

Day 4 – People Aggression

“Discover The Powerful Dog Training Secrets To Overcome 30+ Common Dog and Puppy Behavioral Issues With STEP-BY-STEP Instructions From One
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Day 4 – People Aggression

Day 5 – Holiday Training

“Discover The Powerful Dog Training Secrets To Overcome 30+ Common Dog and Puppy Behavioral Issues With STEP-BY-STEP Instructions From One
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Day 5 – Holiday Training

Thai Ridgeback

The Thai Ridgeback is an ancient landrace of dog, recently established also as a standardized breed. The breed was formerly
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5 Day Course: Introduction to Dog Training

5 Day Course: Introduction to Dog Training

“Discover The Powerful Dog Training Secrets To Overcome 30+ Common Dog and Puppy Behavioral Issues With STEP-BY-STEP Instructions From One of The World’s Most Skilled Dog Trainers!” Click Here! ...
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Day 1 – Pulling on the Leash

“Discover The Powerful Dog Training Secrets To Overcome 30+ Common Dog and Puppy Behavioral Issues With STEP-BY-STEP Instructions From One of The World’s Most Skilled Dog Trainers!” Click Here! ...
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Day 2 – Puppy Training

Day 2 – Puppy Training

“Discover The Powerful Dog Training Secrets To Overcome 30+ Common Dog and Puppy Behavioral Issues With STEP-BY-STEP Instructions From One of The World’s Most Skilled Dog Trainers!” Click Here!Photo by sgoerin ...
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Dog Agression

Day 3 – Dog Aggression

“Discover The Powerful Dog Training Secrets To Overcome 30+ Common Dog and Puppy Behavioral Issues With STEP-BY-STEP Instructions From One of The World’s Most Skilled Dog Trainers!” Click Here!Photo by smerikal ...
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Day 4 – People Aggression

Day 4 – People Aggression

“Discover The Powerful Dog Training Secrets To Overcome 30+ Common Dog and Puppy Behavioral Issues With STEP-BY-STEP Instructions From One of The World’s Most Skilled Dog Trainers!” Click Here!Photo by na.harii  ...
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Day 5 – Holiday Training

Day 5 – Holiday Training

“Discover The Powerful Dog Training Secrets To Overcome 30+ Common Dog and Puppy Behavioral Issues With STEP-BY-STEP Instructions From One of The World’s Most Skilled Dog Trainers!” Click Here! ...
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8 Dog Training Tips Every Dog Owner Must Know

8 Dog Training Tips Every Dog Owner Must Know

Every dog owner wants a well trained, obedient dog. You can enjoy your pet so much more if they are well behaved, and the dog is happier because you are happy with them. The ultimate goal is to have your dog obey your commands while off the lead. This level of compliance, however, takes much ...
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AKC Dog Breeds – A Complete Listing

A dog breed is a group of dogs that have very similar or nearly identical characteristics of appearance or behavior or, usually, both, primarily because they come from a select set of ancestors who had the same characteristics. See the many breeds in a directory of breed of dogs. The AKC will always have up ...
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Animal assisted therapy can bring back memories for many people

Animal assisted therapy can bring back memories for many people

When you are a person looking for some companionship in your life, having a pet may just be the answer that you are looking for. There are many people that have a pet at some point in their life and saying good-bye might have been a hard time in their life. Having animal assisted therapy ...
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Arbor the Pooch Picasso Paints Abstracts to Help Dogs in Need

Bryce Henderson walked into the living room of his Las Vegas home, unpacked a paint-splattered easel, and set it up for his little artist: a rescue dog named Arbor. “Arbor, do you want to paint?” he asked. Eager to start, Arbor — a black-and-white Border Collie-mix — bit down on a paintbrush fitted with a ...
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Are Dogs Colorblind Or Is This A Myth?

If you ask any dog owner or canine enthusiast whether they know if dogs are officially color blind or not, most people won't have the faintest idea. And guess what, the scientific community is not sure either! However, there are indeed some facts about a dog's vision that has come through from studies and tests ...
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Dog Adoption Tips And Guide

It is a wonderful feeling when you adopt a pet. Millions of pets in rescue centers and shelters long for a home. By adopting one such dog, you are not only taking care of a life but also setting an example for others to follow. However, dog adoption isn't something everyone can do and if ...
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What Small Dog Breed Is Best For You?

Small dog breeds are also called toy dogs. The dogs are the smallest types of dogs available. Small dogs also tend to be less expensive then larger dogs as they eat less, due to their size, and generally have less mess, less shedding and generally less cost. Originally these small breeds came from ancient lap ...
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The Cairn Terrier: One of Scotland’s Earliest Working Dog

by sisterbeer The Isle of Skye located in Scotland has been known to keep little hunting dog breeds for as long as 200 years. Some of these breeds are currently famous among canine enthusiasts by the names of Skye Terrier and West Highland Terriers. From these breeds, another small hunting terrier comes to exist and ...
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Information for Easy Vizsla Training

by Thomas Brodowski Vizslas are frequently mistaken for Redbone Coonhounds, Weimaraners and Rhodesian Ridgebacks when it comes to physical appearance. Even though the appearance does not necessarily influence a dog's attitude, it's still essential for a Vizsla owner to know every vital information about the breed for such facts can be utilized when trying to ...
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Fake Service Dogs

Fake Service Dogs

According to an article released by CBS News called "Fake Service Dogs a Growing Problem," real service dogs help assist a wide variety of individuals, including "people who use power or manual wheelchairs, have balance issues, have various types of autism, need seizure alert or response, need to be alerted to other medical issues like ...
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Popular Dog Breeds by AKC Group

Herding Group

Belgian Sheepdog

Belgian Sheepdog

The Belgian sheepdog, also known as the Belgian Groenendael, is named after a village in Belgium. These dogs are one of the four different Belgian Sheepdogs. All the Belgian Sheepdogs ...
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Belgian Tervuren

Belgian Tervuren

Bergamasco

Bergamasco Sheepdog

Berger Picard

Berger Picard

Border Collie

Border Collie

Hound Group

Beagle

Beagle

The Beagle was officially recognized by the AKC in 1885. It is the 5th most popular breed in the United States. Beagles are loving and lovable, happy, easygoing, and companionable ...
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Black and Tan Coonhound

Black and Tan Coonhound

Bloodhound

Bloodhound

Bluetick Coonhound

Bluetick Coonhound

Borzoi

Borzoi

Non-Sporting Group

Chow Chow

Chow Chow

The Chow Chow is a beautiful protective dog who has a bit of a mind of her own. She can stand very cold weather because of her double coat. She ...
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Cоtоn De Tulеаr

Cоtоn De Tulеаr

Dalmatian

Dalmatian

Finnish Spitz

Finnish Spitz

French Bulldog

French Bulldog

Sporting Group

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Cocker Spaniel

The American Cocker is one of the nine spaniel breeds which are all members of the sporting dog group. The history of the breed dates back to fourteenth century Europe, where the dogs were known as "spanyells" and they were bred for hunting to flush and retrieve game for their ...
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Curly Coated Retriever

Curly Coated Retriever

English Cocker Spaniel

English Cocker Spaniel

English Setter

English Setter

English Springer Spaniel

English Springer Spaniel

Terrier Group

Border Terrier
The Border Terrier is a breed of dog of the terrier type that came from the borders of England and Scotland. Its ancestors are said to be the Dandie Dinmont ...
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Border Terrier

Bedlington Terrier

Bedlington Terrier

Cairn Terrier

Cairn Terrier

Australian Terrier

Australian Terrier

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Kerry Blue Terrier

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Toy Group

Yorkshire Terrier
The Yorkshire Terrier (nicknamed the "Yorkie") is an English toy breed of dog which for the most part retains their ...
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Yorkshire Terrier

Maltese Dog

Maltese

Affenpinscher

Affenpinscher

Brussels Griffon

Brussels Griffon

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Working Group

Boerboel

Boerboel

The Boerboel has been successfully developed in South Africa, and the breed is still in the process of refinement. The origins of this breed are not entirely sure, but it can be traced back to ancient times. Many agree that the breed developed from the Bullenbijter which was brought to South Africa from Europe by ...
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Boxer Dog

Boxer

Bullmastiff

Bullmastiff

Cane Corso

Cane Corso

Chinook Dog

Chinook

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YAKUTIAN LAIKA

Yakutian Laika

The Yakutian Laika (Russian: Якутская лайка) is a working dog breed that originated in the Arctic seashore of the Sakha (Yakutia) Republic. The major habitat is estuaries of Kolyma, Indigirka, ...
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Transylvanian Hound

Transylvanian Hound

Tornjak

Tornjak

Teddy Roosevelt Terrier

Teddy Roosevelt Terrier

Taiwan Dog

Taiwan Dog

Miscellaneous Class

Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen

Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen

From Wikipedia: The Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen is derived, like all bassets, from hounds of superior size, in this case the Grand Griffon. The first selections were made at the ...
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Nederlandse Kooikerhondje

Nederlandse Kooikerhondje

Peruvian Inca Orchid

Peruvian Inca Orchid

PERUVIAN INCA ORCHID

Peruvian Inca Orchid

Portuguese Podengo

Portuguese Podengo Pequeno