Why does my dog keep hiding under the bed?

23.01.2020. 20:07:15

Have you ever wonder why your dog hides under the bed? In most cases hiding under the bed and under other furniture is normal behavior. However, if you notice that your dog started hiding and he never used to before, that can be a sign that something is wrong. So why do they do it? There are a few main reasons: Private cool environment In most cases, dogs will hide under the bed to relax and take a nap in private. They love cool spaces especially during the summer, so don't be afraid if your dog spends most of his day under the bed during hot summer days. Fear If the dog suddenly hides under the bed...

The Maltese - small but lively dog breed

21.01.2020. 09:43:11

Maltese are among the most popular dog breeds today because of their rich history, size, and character. The Maltese is a gentle, playful and charming dog that is sometimes overly sensitive. This elegant toy breed is most famous for its silky white hair. FUN FACT: One legend says that apostle Saint Paul suffered a shipwreck on Malta and there he healed a Roman governor’s father. As a sign of gratitude, the governor gave a Maltese dog to Paul as a gift. The Maltese - history The Maltese is one of the most ancient toy breeds from Europe. The Maltese dogs were mentioned by the poets and writers in Greece, R...

The Bull Terrier breed - facts and characteristics

19.01.2020. 01:53:21

The Bull Terriers are playful, charming and powerful dogs who are loyal pets and great family members. The Bull Terrier is a breed that captures worldwide views with its appearance and character. Recognized by its egg-head and muscular body, the Bull Terrier seems scary and dangerous. Contrary to their appearance, these equally gentle and energetic dogs will delight you with their appearance. They have erect and pointed ears and small triangular eyes. FUN FACT: Bull Terrier is known as "canine gladiator" because of his agility, sturdy personality and incredible power. The Bull Terrier - history The main...

European Dog Show 2021 - Hungary

19.01.2020. 00:20:45

The European Dog Show will be held from 20th to 23rd of May 2021. Budapest (Hungary) was chosen host by the General Assembly of the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (F.C.I.).  There will be an additional CAC shows from 19th to 22nd of May 2021 and some accompanying events such as world summit of Hungarian breeds, European cup of FCI non recognized breeds and many more. MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON! If you are an official breeder, feel free to make a profile on the World Dog Finder website. Putting pictures and information about your dogs, puppies, current or upcoming litters, is completely free. B...

The Chow Chow - protective "teddy bear" dog

16.01.2020. 21:55:11

The Chow Chow is a powerful and compactly built dog from ancient China. The Chow Chow is a dog breed of unique characteristics. The Chow Chow most noticeable physical feature is his blue-black tongue. The Chinese legend says that the tongue got its color when the Chow Chow licked drops of color while the sky was being painted. Because of his looks, you might think that he is mean, but if it's well raised and socialized Chow Chow isn't aggressive. FUN FACT: Chow Chows are born with pink tongues, and the tongue will turn blue-black at 8 to 10 weeks. The Chow Chow - history The Chow Chow is possibly the ol...

World Dog Show 2021 - Brno

15.01.2020. 07:44:12

The World Dog Show will be held from 30th September to 3rd of October 2021. Brno (Czech Republic) was chosen host by the General Assembly of the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (F.C.I.). The show will take place at the BVV Veletrhy Brno (National Exhibition Center). There will be an additional CACIB show on the 29th of September 2021. MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON! If you are an official breeder, feel free to make a profile on the World Dog Finder website. Putting pictures and information about your dogs, puppies, current or upcoming litters, is completely free. By creating a profile on our page,...

Tips to help protect your dog from fleas and ticks

14.01.2020. 17:34:11

Every dog ​​owner should keep in mind how important it is for his pet to be protected from fleas and ticks. Ticks in winter The most common mistake of the owners is that they think that there are no fleas and ticks in the late fall and winter so they do not put any protection on the animal. Unfortunately, the changing climate and the very resilience of these pests have made them active throughout the year except during deep snow. The second most common mistake owners make is that they think that ticks are found only in the woods and that dogs cannot pick ticks by walking through meadows around the city....

Find out if the Beagle is the right breed for you

12.01.2020. 12:15:31

The Beagle is a friendly, curious and outgoing dog breed from the scent hound family. The Beagle has nearly 220 million scent receptors which make them excellent at picking up scents. The Beagles are best suited for hunting small game. Due to its size, The Beagle cannot bring prey. Even a rabbit is too heavy for this medium-sized dog, but because of its pronounced urge to hunt and seek, it is a favorite companion for hunting. It is not afraid of water and works great in the pack. The Beagle is an intelligent dog who loves company and long walks with his owner. He is very caring and will know when you ar...

The Keeshond - little but excellent guard dog

08.01.2020. 16:25:12

The Keeshond (pronounced KAYZ-hawnd) is a medium-sized spitz dog that has a foxy face, pointed ears, an abundant coat, and a massive, plumed tail carried high over the back. The Keeshond is famous for the „spectacles“ on his face. Shading and markings around the dog's eyes look like Keeshond is wearing eyewear. The Keeshond was known for years as the „Dutch Barge Dog“ as he was a companion and guardian on barges and small Holland boats. The Keeshond – history The Keeshond is thought to have been developed in the Arctic regions during the 18th century, and the breed was further developed in Holland. Duri...

What is BAER hearing test?

05.01.2020. 15:36:14

BAER or brainstem auditory evoked response is a hearing test used to evaluate the hearing of dogs and other animals. It is a painless and non-invasive test where, by releasing a sound stimulus directly into the ear, we read or do not read electrical activity. In the case of an animal hearing electrical activity, it reads like a written curve, while in animals that do not hear a sound, we have only a straight line. Upon completion of testing, an official certificate is issued confirming the existence or absence of deafness in the dog or another animal. How long does a BAER test take The procedure lasts f...