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2008-03-25 06:05:00

Sure, people are allergic to dogs. But dogs to people? Absolutely. Just ask Fui (pronounce that Phooey). The 6-year-old Shar-Pei, a "princess," according to her owner, Pam Escobar, loves to be petted. But if Fui didn't take pills twice a day and get allergy shots every two weeks, she would scratch and lick. A lot. Canine allergic reactions to human dander are skin-related and don't include sneezing. "It's never an obvious and direct reaction," said Dr. Tom Lewis, a Phoenix-based...


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2008-05-27 23:26:22

The Patterdale Terrier is an English breed developed to guard flocks. It is a type of fell terrier which was first popularized in the mid 20th century. The breed was used as predator control in the hills of north England where sheep farming dominates. Its quarry ranges from fox to groundhogs to raccoons and badgers. The Patterdale Terrier stands 10 to 15 inches tall and weighs 10 to 24 pounds. The coat of the breed is coarse and short, and can be black, red, chocolate, or black and tan....

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2008-05-27 23:16:12

The Otterhound is British breed originally bred for hunting. It is in the same bloodlines as the Bloodhound and the Airedale Terrier. The breed has almost always been rare, even during the early 20th century when hunting was popular. The use of the breed to hunt otters ended in 1978 in Britain when it became illegal to kill otters. The breed is currently the most endangered in Britain and there are only between 350 and 400 in the United States. The breed generally weighs between 80 and 120...

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2008-05-24 21:53:09

The German Shepherd is the third most popular breed in the United States, originally bred for herding sheep. Besides its original purpose, the breed can be found doing police work, search and rescue, therapy work, guarding, being guide dogs, as well as in the military. They are often employed in scenting positions. The breed was created in 1899, and since then it has always been a stable working breed. Although it is a wonderful worker, it also makes an excellent family pet. In the U.S.,...

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2007-12-18 10:47:06

The Airedale Terrier originated in Yorkshire, England, and is the largest of the terrier breeds. The Airedale can weigh between 50 to 100 pounds. It is sometimes called the "King of Terriers" because of its size or the Waterside Terrier because it was originally bred to hunt otters. The male Airedale should measure about 23 inches in height and weigh approximately 50 "“ 70 pounds; the female should be smaller. The breed has a hard, dense, wiry coat which lies close to its body. The coat...

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