Dog Diabetes: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatment

02.07.2020. 20:33:01

Diabetes mellitus is a disease that our dogs can suffer from and that is a disease in which the beta cells of the pancreas stop producing insulin or produce it insufficiently enough for the body's needs. Getting a diagnosis like that can certainly make us feel very scared for the wellbeing of our furry best friend but should we be scared? How dangerous is dog diabetes actually? How do we treat it and are meds easily accessible? Find out in the text below. How can I know if my dog has diabetes? There are many symptoms that can indicate diabetes in dogs and some of them are frequent urination, increased a...

Euro Dog Show 2020 - Covid-19 News

30.06.2020. 22:31:11

In the light of recent development regarding the Covid-19 situation and the rising numbers of infected people, we bring you the latest full statement from the Slovenian Kennel Club regarding Euro Dog Show 2020 - Slovenia. In recent weeks and months, it seems as though Slovenia, Europe, and the World came to a halt. Historically, the board of the Slovenian Kennel Club has never been in such a difficult position, where hard decisions need to be taken. Clearly, we have been in contact with the Slovenian authorities responsible for public health. Therefore, we abide by the directives given by the health car...

Chinese Crested Dogs: Unknown Legacy

24.06.2020. 20:06:02

Although very well known around the world, they're still a mystery when noticed on the city streets. These dogs are full of elegance and happiness, rarely nervous and shy. They are easily approachable and open for cuddles. I've been working with the breed for 10 years now, about as long as the age of my oldest Chinese Crested Dog. One thing I can say for sure, which can be confirmed by all other Chinese Crested owners is „once a Chinese Crested, always a Chinese crested“. History Chinese crested dogs are so ancient that their origin is unknown, although using genome research it was proven they are in cl...

How To Prepare For A Dog Beach Day

23.06.2020. 20:11:01

Summertime is here and nice weather has returned. It is that time of the year when we can enjoy many activities with our dogs in the beautiful weather and one of our favorite activities is taking our dog to the beach. Usually, dogs love beach days, some love running in the sand and others love swimming. Before you take your dog for a beach day, make sure you are aware of potential problems or hidden dangers that you could face during your trip to the beach. 1. Check if your dog is a swimmer The first thing you should do is determine if your dog is a swimmer. Some dog breeds like the Newfoundland or Labr...

10 AKC Dog Breeds You've Probably Never Heard Of

14.06.2020. 19:03:21

It is impossible to know exactly how many dog breeds there are in the world and most of us are familiar with between 50 or 100 most popular dog breeds. We all know Labradors, Golden Retrievers, Dobermans, or French Bulldogs and these breeds are registered and accepted in most, if not all major cynology associations and clubs. The Worlds biggest cynology association union is the Fédération Cynologique Internationale or the FCI. It has 98 members from 6 different continents and most of these cynology associations have the same breeds accepted and registered within their associations. There are local breed...

Australian Shepherd - Shedding Control

11.06.2020. 20:10:02

Australian Shepherd is a dog breed that possesses one of the most beautiful coats in all canine kingdom. Their coat is of medium length and extremely fluffy and soft. It is no wonder why this is one of the most popular dog breeds in the world. This active, friendly, athletic dog breed has a bit of a misleading name. They are named “Australian Shepherd” yet they were bred and shaped in their modern-day looks in the American Mid West. They became extremely popular during the great Gold Rush of the 19th century when miners and gold diggers wanted to have a working dog breed that had a good temperament and...

What is like to own White Swiss Shepherd?

09.06.2020. 22:22:02

Loyal, graceful, elegant, playful, very intelligent… White Swiss Shepherd Dog (originally called The Berger Blanc Suisse) is all these things. I have to admit that I haven’t heard about this breed until I started exploring and learning about all kinds of dog breeds while searching for a perfect dog for me. I have always had German Shepherds and I knew that I want something alike, just a bit mellower. Then I learned about the White Swiss Shepherd Dog. The first thing everybody notices about these dogs is their beauty, class, and stunning white fur. These dogs are not so common – they are pricey and not e...

Top 10 Most Bizarre Dog World Records

06.06.2020. 20:42:02

Dogs are a man’s best friend and have been for thousands of years. We believe that all dogs are awesome and every single one of them is unique and deserves our unconditional love. There are dogs of all different sizes and shapes and here we want to focus on the extremes and the amazing things dogs can do. Thanks to the Guinness World Record organization and their relentless work, we can bring you the best and weirdest world records held by dogs. Check out this amazing list. 1. Best dog goalkeeper A lot of dogs like to play fetch and tennis balls can be some of their favorite toys. Some are better at pla...

7 Things You Must Know About Alaskan Malamute

03.06.2020. 11:59:32

The Alaskan Malamute is a strong nordic dog breed that has origins in Siberia. Its name indicates their Alaskan heritage but these dogs came from the Siberian north alongside people that settled modern-day Alaska. They have been developed and bred into the breed we know and love today in the Alaskan region by the nomadic tribe by the name of Mahlemuts. Their original purpose was to haul heavy loads and help their tribe in hunting and fishing activities. They also slept with their people and kept them warm with their thick fur. These dogs love the “pack” life and their human family usually takes that rol...

Taking Care of a Westie

31.05.2020. 11:51:56

We all want what is best for our four-legged best friends and if you are a new owner of a West Highland White Terrier you should learn how to properly take care of these small, confident, intelligent, and independent dogs. They have a lovely, pure-white coat that has a thick undercoat and a longer, coarse topcoat. Their coat needs regular grooming but that is not all, proper care also includes balanced feeding, training, workout, and Vet visits. So let’s start with the most obvious things. 1. Balanced diet The first thing we need to say is that you should not give your Westie human food except some vegg...