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LONDON, December 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clickety Clips is a new concept in online video resource designed with the modern, 'time-poor' dog owner in mind.
Two new names break into this year's lists YARDLEY, Pa., Dec.
Dog lovers are often keen to stress that the bond between themselves and their pet is as strong any human relationship, even family ones. Although they may not be able to talk back, a new study has shown that when it comes to hearing what we say to them, dogs are great listeners.
SAN DIEGO, November 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pet Wireless roars past $60k funding in just four days, with crowdfunding goal
Royal Flush Havanese shares tips with readers on why improper training can be disastrous for both small dogs and their owners. Charlestown, RI (PRWEB) November
Dog safety expert Melanie Monteiro provides tips and tricks to prepare a pet for travel in a new “Pet Travel Safety Begins With Training” video from Sleepypod. Pasadena,
Research shows bringing your pets to work reduces stress - Organic body care company's new pet policy enhances work environment. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB)
Announcement follows American Humane Association's participation in 2014 Veterans Day Parade, where the importance of four-footed veterans showcased to nation NEW YORK, Nov.
PINEHURST, N.C., Nov.
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The Beast of Bladenboro is a creature that was blamed for a slew of animal deaths in the winter of 1953-54 in Bladenboro, North Carolina. Witnesses and trackers of the beast suggested it was most likely a wildcat, but uncertainty of its true identity classifies it as a cryptid. Eight miles from Bladenboro in Clarkton, North Carolina, a dog was found dead, on December 29, 1953, possibly caused by the beast of Bladenboro. Witnesses described the creature as sleek, black, and about five feet...
The Tamaskan dog, also known as the Tamaskan Husky, is a breed of domestic sled dog that originated from Finland. Jennie Peacock and Lynn Hardey, who created it to resemble a wolf and preform many duties, used breeds including the Alaskan malamute, Siberian husky, and the Northern Inuit, among other breeds. The first successful litter was born in 2002, but the breed did not receive its name until 2006, the same year that registries were formed to record information about as many dogs as...
The Tibetan Mastiff is a breed of domestic guard dog that originated in Asia, where it was used to guard livestock, palaces, tents, villages, and monasteries. The breed was known by many names in different regions, including Bhote Kukur, which translates to “someone from Tibet” and “dog” in Nepali. The term mastiff was once used to denote a number of large breeds, but the Tibetan mastiff is not a true mastiff. The Tibetan Mastiff was very popular in England in the early nineteenth...
The Portuguese cattle dog, known by its original name Cão de Castro Laboreiro and other English names, is a breed of domestic livestock guarding dog that originated from Portugal. Its original name means “Dog from Castro Laboreiro” and refers to its city of origin, Castro Laboreiro. The history of this breed is largely unknown, although many stories exist about its development occurring in the 1800’s. It is thought that the modern breed is descended from guard dogs that existed before...
The toy bulldog is a breed of domestic dog that once existed between the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. The first attempt to develop this species occurred when breeders tried to make the bulldog smaller. This was conducted by breeding small bulldogs, but did not result in consistent, healthy toy puppies, with some litters containing normal sized puppies. Another attempt to develop the breed occurred when the English bulldog, the French bulldog, and other types of bulldogs were...
- One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.