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2013-05-30 23:30:34

Hazel is a three-year-old girl that was recently diagnosed with Stage-3 Neuroblastoma in late April. Located in the same hometown as Hazel and deeply touched by her story, the Golden Meadows Retrievers breeding kennel is proud to announce a fundraising raffle, ending June 22nd, where all proceeds will go directly to Hazel's Fund, a program of the Talbert Family Foundation. Moorpark, CA (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Hazel is a three-year-old girl that was recently diagnosed with Stage-3 Neuroblastoma...

2013-05-29 23:23:51

Dachshund Life jackets are a must for water safety this summer, reports PetMyWiener.com. Around the pool, at the lake, the beach, a pond and on boats pet owners can never be too careful. Livermore, CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Summer is almost here and every year thousands of Dachshund owners flock to specialty sites like http://www.petmywiener.com to get a Dachshund Life Jacket for their beloved wiener dog. This past Memorial Day weekend should be a reminder that even pets need water safety....

2013-05-22 23:28:49

Nestlé Purina PetCare Company supports the AKC Canine Health Foundation for the seventeenth consecutive year. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 Nestlé Purina PetCare Company continues its long-standing support of canine health with recent donations to the AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF) for the seventeenth consecutive year. Combined, the 2013 donations represent over $1 million and make a significant impact on the health concerns of all dogs. "Purina is proud to partner with...

2013-04-30 23:02:22

Leading Wiener Dog e-commerce site PetMyWiener.com, announces "Rescue Tuesday". This new and exciting program launches with a Dachshund named Bella who is available through All American Dachshund Rescue (AADR). Livermore, California (PRWEB) April 30, 2013 Visit PetMyWiener.com every Tuesday, as they highlight a NEW Dachshund in need of a forever home from one of their many Dachshund Rescue partners. Just in time for Mother's Day! Rescue a Dachshund and give the gift that keeps on giving....

2013-03-24 23:03:37

John Demas, personal injury attorney in Sacramento, California, discusses the recently-released dog bite statistics from 2012. These numbers were released by MADACC, the Milwaukee Area Domestic Animal Control Commission, and are particularly trenchant in light of the recent death of a toddler who was attacked by pit bulls in that city. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) March 24, 2013 The Milwaukee Area Domestic Animal Control Commission or MADACC released numbers recently that show the trends of dog...

Ancient Canine Remains Closer To Domesticated Dogs Than Wolves
2013-03-07 11:53:50

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A recent genetic analysis has shown that a 33,000-year-old canine skull found in Siberia is more closely related to today´s domestic dogs than the wolves of its time, according to a report in the online journal PLOS ONE. The finding could have major implications for understanding how modern day labradoodles and peekapoos were bred from wild dogs over thousands of years. The skull was first found in 1975 by a team of Russian...

2013-01-30 23:01:43

We Welcome Dogs is the brand new guide that provides Scotland´s dog owners with information on the places that welcome dogs, from hotel and cottages, to pubs and cafes, doggy day care, vets and shops.Scotland has an increasing amount of businesses that are becoming dog friendly and are now opening up to this burgeoning market. Edinburgh (PRWEB) January 30, 2013 Brand New Guide to Scotland´s Dog Friendly Businesses Scotland has an increasing amount of businesses that are becoming...


Latest Dog breeds Reference Libraries

Transylvanian Hound
2013-09-23 11:09:59

The Transylvanian hound is a domestic breed of hunting dog that originated in Hungary. The ancient breed was developed when hounds traveled with Magyar tribes into Hungary in the ninth century, who bred them with Polish hounds and local breeds. Hungarian kings used the breed to hunt bears, wolves, foxes, and other creatures, but by the twentieth century, it was on the verge of extinction. In 1986, breeders began saving it, but it is still rare and can only be found outside of Hungary in...

Toy Trawler Spaniel
2013-09-23 11:06:01

The toy trawler spaniel is an extinct breed of domestic dog that originated from the United Kingdom. Originally bred as a sporting dog, it is thought that the breed was developed by crossing a King Charles spaniel and a Sussex spaniel. One of the last known living toy trawler spaniels, known as Robin, was bred by Lady Wentworth in 1911. This dog lived until 1920, when the breed is thought to have been close to extinction, and is now preserved at the Natural History Museum at Tring. The toy...

Toy Manchester Terrier
2013-09-23 11:01:25

The toy Manchester terrier is a breed of domestic dog that originated in the United Kingdom and Britain. The breed was developed in the nineteenth century when a whippet, black and tan terrier, and other breeds were crossed to create an effective rodent hunter. The breed was popular in America during the 1920’s, when it was known as the toy black and tan terrier and when the name was changed to the toy Manchester terrier, a club known as the American Toy Manchester Terrier Club was created...

Tornjak
2013-09-23 10:52:06

The Torjak is a breed of domestic sheep dog that originated in Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is an ancient breed that was first mentioned in a ninth century text from the Catholic Church, and later in the eleventh and fourteenth centuries. It was described as an intelligent and non-aggressive dog that guarded livestock and humans, although the Romans trained it to fight in wars and for sport. The breed nearly vanished when the nomadic sheepherders of its native area dispersed, but a...

Toy Fox Terrier
2013-09-23 10:48:47

The toy fox terrier, also known as the American toy terrier, is a breed of domestic dog that originated in the United States. This breed was developed from a smooth fox terrier called the “foiler,” which was Britain’s first registered fox terrier. It is thought that this breed was crossed with other smooth fox terriers to create the modern breed. It is recognized by major organizations including terrier is recognized by the UKC and the AKC. The toy fox terrier reaches an average...

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