Cane Corso - history of the Roman dog of war

28.03.2020. 01:55:21

Cane Corso is an impressive dog breed. It is a native Italian breed that is believed to originate in the region of southern Italy. Since their beginning, they were quite a frightful sight to see. With their pointy ears and muscular body, they remain one of the most fearful dogs to this day. They belong to the Molosser family of dog breeds. This dog breed family originated in an old Greek tribe and the kingdom of Molossians, and it is clear where they got their name from. They were large and muscular dogs that had a strong defensive and guarding instinct. They served the Greeks for many centuries and wer...

Labrador Retriever and kids

25.03.2020. 12:32:32

Labrador Retriever is a dog breed that holds the position of the most popular dog breed for over a decade now. They have been bred for hunting purposes at first but have migrated to the position of the best and kindest family dogs throughout the world. They are a breed of gundogs that have served as a hunter's helpers for years and their main job was to retrieve fowl. They have excelled at this job and hunters were extremely satisfied with the prey they brought back. They are known to have a “soft” jaw and that means they do not damage the prey they were tasked to return. These dogs still have some hunt...

Are Poodles good with children?

24.03.2020. 21:05:56

Having a dog and a family can be one of the most beautiful things in your life. There is nothing better than seeing your child have a dog best friend. They can play together, take naps together and you can be sure that your dog is always gonna be there for your baby when they need them. Some dog breeds are better suited for living inside the house than others and some dogs are natural “nannies”. Some dogs such as Newfoundland are just natural guardians for children and that is how they earned their nickname “Nanny dog”. Other dogs can certainly be great companions for both you and your children. Many do...

The Shiba Inu - History and Origins

22.03.2020. 20:17:11

Shiba Inu is a famous Japanese dog breed and it is one of the 6 native Japanese dog breeds. It is related to the other 5 native breeds of Japan: Akita Inu, Shikoku, Hokkaido, Kishu Ken, and Kai Ken. Shiba is the smallest of the native Japanese breeds and all of these dog breeds belong to the spitz family. It is commonly mistaken for Akita Inu or Hokkaido although Shiba is a unique dog breed with its distinctive bloodline, temperament, character and smaller size. Males weigh on average around 10 kg while females weigh around 8 kg. Shiba is a small dog with a huge temperament. They are also known around t...

What is the right dog breed for me?

19.03.2020. 17:41:11

Congratulations! It looks like you have decided to get a dog and you are wisely trying to inform yourself and trying to decide what dog breed would be a great fit for you and your family. There are many things you need to consider before bringing a new dog to your home. Will it be a good fit? Do I have enough time for that dog breed? Can I afford that dog? These are just some of the many questions you need to answer before deciding. Here are some tips on what to keep in mind when trying to decide on a dog breed. 1.Size of dog matters One of the most important things to decide is what size dog breed woul...

Leonberger - Gentle Lion Dog

17.03.2020. 18:35:45

Leonberger is a dog breed that is also known as Leo, Gentle Lion, and Gentle Giant. 1. Where did the Leonberger first originate? The breed's name comes from the city of Leonberg in the Baden-Württemberg region of Germany. They first appeared in 1846. and they were first bred by a German breeder by the name of Heinrich Essig. Mr. Essig was trying to create a new dog breed that would have a special character that he liked in other breeds. 2. Are they rare and where they are most found today? This is a new breed and they are relatively rare. Today they are mostly found in their country of origin, Germany....

Most Dangerous Dog Breeds

16.02.2020. 19:14:23

Dogs have been man’s best friend for centuries. They are loyal, adaptive and will protect their human by any means necessary. As a result, they can become aggressive towards strangers and in some cases attack them. Any dog breed can be a threat but some dog breeds can cause more harm than others because of their characteristic. Here are the top 15 dangerous dog breeds in the world: 15.Siberian Husky Siberian Huskies were bred as working dogs. They have high energy and they need an owner who will know to use that energy for a good cause. They tend to be wild sometimes so you need to start training early....

Are Blue Heeler dogs good pets?

09.02.2020. 11:27:45

The Blue Heeler is an alert, active and extremely intelligent dog breed. The Australian Cattle Dog is related to Dingo (the wild dog from Australia). This dog is sturdy with a burst of speed and extreme agility. Other names for the Australian Cattle Dogs are Blue Heeler and Queensland Heeler. The Australian Cattle Dog - Dingo The Australian Cattle Dog is a result of many breeding and crossbreeding. They were bred by the Australian settlers in the 19th century. First cattle dogs in Australia were Smithfields who were brought from England, but they weren’t up to for the job. They were unsuited for high te...

Top 11 Trainable Dog Breeds

01.02.2020. 16:12:35

When we talk about how smart a specific dog breed is, we are talking about how trainable he is. Each dog breed has its personality and genetic heritage that affects their trainability. Some breeds were bred to cooperate with humans while the others were bred to work independently. It is also a well-known fact that some breeds are trainable than others. Dogs from the heading, sporting and working group all tend to be more trainable, while the terriers and the hounds not so much. Below we bring you the most trainable dog breeds in the world. 1. Border Collie Border Collie is one of the most trainable dog...

Find out if the Poodle is the right dog for you

25.01.2020. 17:14:46

The Poodles are agile, intelligent and smart dogs with elegant appearance. Poodles have an ancient history, many talents but most of all they are affectionate family dogs. Many Poodles wins Best in Show titles because they are so impressive. At the beginning of the breed, there were only Standard Poodles, but because they started to diverge into smaller dogs in the Poodle standard were recognized four different classes of Poodles as we know it today: standard, medium, toy, and miniature. FUN FACT: Many famous people loved Poodle dogs including Elvis Presley, Marilyn Monroe, Elizabeth Taylor, Jackie Kenn...