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2012-04-16 23:00:08

Dogs have proven to be one of the most effective home security options available which is why HomeSecurityGuru.com has created a Family Watchdog and Guard Dog Guide that outlines the strengths and weaknesses of different breeds, helping homeowners decide which dog is the best fit for their family and home. (PRWEB) April 15, 2012 HomeSecurityGuru.com has recently published a Family Watchdog and Guard Dog Guide which provides details on different types of dogs and recommendations on the best...

2012-04-03 06:26:37

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NuVet Labs, maker of NuVet Plus vitamins for dogs, recently announced the donation of a full year's supply of the supplement to the Mid Atlantic English Springer Spaniel Rescue (MAESSR) Springerfest 2012. Springerfest is an outdoor event that celebrates the people who make MAESSR successful throughout the year. All volunteers, their families, and especially their dogs are invited to enjoy the nice weather - there is a lake for dogs to...

2012-03-22 10:20:10

SAN CARLOS, Calif., March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LED Lighting Technology has reached new levels! Bulldog-Lighting© is making the debut this weekend in Las Vegas at the Mint 400, BITD race, of its Dual LED Off Road Light Bar©! First of its kind to have all LEDs turn one color and then another, serving a dual purpose, patent pending! (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120322/LA73384) LED Lighting technology draws as much as 80% less power than traditional lighting...

Scientists Clone Kashmir Goat
2012-03-16 07:33:18

Scientists and researchers at Sker-e-Kashmir University of Agriculture Sciences and Technology (SKUAST) have successfully cloned a rare Pashmina goat. They named the goat Noori, which means “Light” in Arabic. The animal was born on March 9 and remains in good health and is growing. Dr. Riyaz Ahmad Shah of SKUAST´s Department of Animal Biotechnology told the Indian Express, “This is a great scientific achievement in the field of veterinary sciences. This is the...

2012-03-12 11:13:00

MINNEAPOLIS, March 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill's Nutrena® brand horse feeds is pleased to expand its partnership with the America Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) as the presenting sponsor of the Nutrena AQHA Eastern Novice Championship Oct. 5-7, 2012 in Murfreesboro, Tenn. Novice amateur and youth competitors may qualify for the Novice championships in one or more of the 12 classes offered. A top-10 finish in an AQHA regional event secures an invitation to compete on...

2012-03-08 11:00:00

Sharon Kleyne, Founder of Bio Logic Aqua Research and Water and Health Expert, Talks about the Latest Pet Health and Dog Dry Eye Discoveries. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) March 08, 2012 Sharon Kleyne, founder of Bio Logic Aqua Research and host of the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water, has been researching dry eye and eye hydration for two decades. A lifelong pet owner, she is aware that "dog dry eye" (also known as KCS or kerato-conjunctivitis sicca) can pose a serious health risk to pets and...

2012-03-01 08:15:00

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTC: CMGR) ("Camelot") announced today that Camelot Distribution Group's title WIENER DOG NATIONALS, to be produced by Fromage Pictures, has opened its Kickstarter Campaign http://kck.st/xAg599 today, March 1, and will go through April 1, 2012. The campaign's goal is to raise $50,000 from donors towards the production of the film, by reaching out to their network of "barkers." "Barkers" is a term that...

2012-01-02 15:30:00

Dog bite-related fatalities have always been exceedingly rare, yet they can attract the kind of publicity that creates an impression they are more prevalent than they actually are. NCRC is currently investigating 31 incidents in a dog population of over 78 million that occurred during 2011 that may qualify as dog bite-related fatalities. A final tally is subject to change as a result of NCRC investigations.* A number of cases have very little information available as they remain the subject...

2011-12-31 08:00:00

Continental Kennel Club (CKC) announces a new partnership with PetFirst Healthcare which will extend medical and life insurance benefits to puppies and dogs registered with CKC beginning in January 2012. Livingston, LA (PRWEB) December 31, 2011 Continental Kennel Club (CKC) announces a new partnership with PetFirst Healthcare which will extend medical and life insurance benefits to puppies and dogs registered with CKC beginning in January 2012. All CKC registration packages will now include...

2011-12-19 06:08:00

ORLANDO, Fla, Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The AKC/Eukanuba National Championship Best in Show honors and $50,000 in prize money went to GCH CH Jaset's Satisfaction, a Standard Poodle known affectionately as "London" owned by Beth Harris, Michel Molnar and Jamie Danburg of Palm Beach Gardens, FL. Before a crowd at the Orange County Convention Center Sunday night "London" was crowned "National Champion" by Best in Show judge Mrs. Polly Smith after a weekend of intense canine...


Latest Breeding Reference Libraries

Landais Pony
2014-04-18 09:25:30

The Landais is a small breed of pony from southwest France mainly in the area of Pau. The Landais was believed to be developed by crossing a native French horse with an Arabian around 732 AD. In the early 1800s the breed roamed wild but was pushed into small herds by the drying of the swamps and forest harvests. The pony remained in the wild until after WW II. During the war, many ponies were killed by mines, hunted and caught to sell, thus reducing the population of the breed. Automobile...

Young Kerry Bog Pony
2014-04-17 12:16:10

The Kerry Bog Pony originated in Ireland, possibly a descendent of the Irish Hobby Horse, originally inhabiting the peat bogs of County Kerry, southwest Ireland. Although the exact origin of the Kerry Bog Pony is unknown, images from a 1617 book show similarities to the Irish Hobby as well as the Kerry Bog of today. The pony was initially used for transporting peat and kelp from the bog over a variety of terrain. Some were used to pull carts and others were for harness. When they were not...

Java Pony
2014-04-17 11:17:34

The Java Pony is one of eight breeds of ponies native to Indonesia. The Java adapted well to the tropical climate. Native horses were bred with imported Arabian and Barb horses and has developed the Java into a hearty breed. They are bred privately but also may be subsidized by the state. Because the Java is bred in this  manner, there can be a variety of differences in their characteristics around the Indonesian Islands. The Java has a small body with a deep, wide chest and a short...

Hokkaido Pony
2014-04-17 11:01:25

The Hokkaido Pony is a breed of pony native to Japan. It is an old breed but very rare. It is most likely a descendent of the now extinct Nanbu, a military horse, but no confirmation of this exists. It is believed that the Hokkaido Pony was transported from Honshu by fishermen in the spring months between 1600 and 1800. The ponies were left in Hokkaido when the fishermen returned to Honshu in the fall. The fishermen would return in the spring with new ponies and also use the surviving...

Hucul Pony
2014-04-17 10:10:15

The Hucul Pony also known as the Carpathian  is a small pony from the Carpathian Mountains, in Ukraine and Romania. The name comes from a small group of ethnic Hutsul people. The breed was around before the Hutsul people and was first mentioned in writing about 400 years ago. Originally named the “Mountain Tarpan” the pony was used by the Austro-Hungarian Army. The first stud farm was established in Romania in 1856 and several different breeds were carefully bred for purity. In 1922,...

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