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ROCKVILLE, Md., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- While the results of the U.S. Census continue to roll out, the findings of a more pet-friendly version - the National Mutt Census - are released today.
NEW YORK, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its international growth strategy to expand the company's global footprint for its brands and businesses, General Media Communications, Inc.
St. Louis, Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Are you a cat enthusiast? Do you enjoy sharing stories about your cat? If so, there is a great opportunity for you.
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- PurinaÂ® Dog ChowÂ® Brand Dog Food is currently daring dog owners to try its better tasting than ever dog food formula risk-free. In return, consumers now have the chance to out-do them with a double dog dare of their own.
BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- A purple ant named Zis is hoping to make a mark on the dinner plates of children nationwide, and First Lady Michelle Obama has added her endorsement.
The owner of restaurant chain Mr. Chow alleges a rival restaurateur sent a spy to his soon-to-open Miami eatery to learn Mr. Chow's secrets. Michael Chow, who started his first Mr.
HONG KONG, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- NetDragon Websoft Inc., a leading game developer and operator in the PRC ("NetDragon", with its subsidiaries collectively known as the "Group"; stock code: 777), announced its cooperation with Mr.
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Dog lovers across the nation can spend each month in 2009 enjoying unforgettable images of the lovable Labrador Retriever Marley, via a limited edition "Marley & Me" calendar from Purina(R) Dog Chow(R) Brand.
A dog that had run away from home in Norfolk, Va., was successfully recaptured thanks to a woman's sure-handed tackle, one dog searcher says. Debra Griggs said she and nine other people conducted an extensive search for Sebastian the Chow, which had run away from its owner's home Nov.
A woman with an apparent interest in football tacking was able to bring down a dog that had run away from its home in Norfolk, Va., one dog searcher said. Debra Griggs said after she and nine other people conducted an extensive search for Sebastian the Chow, which had run away from its owner's home on Nov.
The Samoyed is a breed of dog which was originally bred to pull the sleds of nomadic reindeer herders from Siberia. The breed was developed not only to pull sleds, but also to assist in herding and keep its owners warm at night, acting as their blanket by sleeping on top of them. Following the Russian Revolution, the Samoyed became obsolete for these people, but enough of the dogs had been brought to Europe to establish the breed there. The breed was used in several famed expeditions, such as...
The Elo is a German breed, first bred in 1987. The breed is a combination of nine different breeds and 16 specific dogs. The Elo is predominantly Eurasier. It is also 23% Old English Sheepdog and 10% Chow Chow. The other 6 breeds used remain in smaller percentages. The Elo has shown likelihood to be affected by Distichia, an eyelash that rises from an abnormal spot on the eyelid of the animal. This can lead to further eye problems.
The Chow Chow, which originated in China, is one of the oldest recognizable breeds of dog. Legend has it that the breed was used as a model for the traditional stone dogs, the Foo dogs, which stand in front of Buddhist palaces and temples. In China, it is referred to as the puffy-lion dog or Songshi Quan. The Chow Chow is thought to have evolved from the wolf. It was bred in China for work, such as herding, hunting, pulling, and guarding. The Chow Chow gets its name from the markings on...
- Large; stout; burly.