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Personal Injury Attorney Cameron Yadidi Brock shares these three tips to prevent and minimize the damage caused by dog bites. LOS ANGELES, Jan.
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The effect of movies featuring dogs on the popularity of dog breeds can last up to ten years and is correlated with the general success of the movies, according to new research from the University of Bristol, the City University of New York, and Western Carolina University.
Watching a shepherd and his sheepdog tend to the flock is a thing of beauty. There seems to be an unspoken communication between the two for when and how to gather the sheep. But how do the sheepdogs know what to do?
As pet owners, we tend to believe our pets have emotions such as love, loyalty and grief. But what about jealousy?
Fidelco is one of less than a dozen accredited guide dog training organizations in the United States and 80 in the world. Bloomfield, Conn.
Dogs are known to be Man's best friend. No other pet has adjusted to Man's lifestyle as this four-legged animal.
YARDLEY, Pa., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig's disease, is a progressive neurological disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and
A new infographic from Animal Farm Foundation reveals dog behavior cannot be accurately predicted based on their physical appearance, breed, or DNA results alone.
The Koolie, also known as the Coolie, the German Koolie, or the Australian Koolie, is a breed of domestic working dog that originated in Australia. The breed was developed by mating two breeds of British working dogs in the early nineteenth century. These were the Scottish black and tan Collie and the blue merle Collie and it is thought that these were the same dogs that were imported to the kennels of Thomas S. Hall, who helped develop the Australian Cattle Dog. Other possible origins...
The Cursinu is a breed of domestic working dog that originated from Corsica in the sixteenth century. The breed declined in number during the twentieth century, but was brought back to healthy numbers by the group L'association de Sauvegarde du Chien Corse. In 2003, it was recognized by the Société Centrale Canine as a primitive breed, but it is not recognized by any major clubs. The Cursinu reaches a height between eighteen and twenty-three inches at the withers, or shoulder blades,...
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 Bucovina Shepherd, also known as the Bucovina Sheepdog or Caine Ciobanesc de Bucovina, is a breed of domestic shepherding dog that was used by Romanian shepherds to guard herds in the Carpathian Mountains. This breed was first used in Romania and received recognition by the Asociatia Chinologica Romana and 1982, the group that created its standard. The Bucovina Shepherd has a large skull that is slightly elevated from the spine, with a long nose and strong jaws. The standard of the...
The Shetland Sheepdog, also called the Sheltie, hails from the Shetland Islands off the north coast of mainland Scotland. The breed is a descendant of the Collie, and its ancestors may have included the Greenland Yakki dog, King Charles Spaniel, Pomeranian, and the Border Collie, although this is uncertain. Up until the mid 20th century the breed was often called the Shetland Collie. The breed may have been used to herd small sheep and chase off scavengers, birds, pests, and wandering...
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