Surprising Dog Anatomy Information

Dogs, or CanIs lupus familiaris to give them their scientific name, are an incredibly diverse species of animal. Within the genus you’ll find an amazing array of body shapes, sizes, coat lengths, and coat colors. Hot Discounted Puppy Training Amazon products My Smart Puppy: Fun, Effective, and Easy Puppy Training (Book & 60min DVD) America’s most beloved dog trainers are back with brand-new training techniques in the definitive guide to raising a happy, obedient puppy. Photos. My Smart Puppy: Fun, Effective, and Easy Puppy Training (Book & 60min DVD) So different are they, that you may be tempted to think they are not even closely related, but you’d be wrong. In fact all dogs, from a Great Dane to a teacup Yorkie and everything in between, are virtual anatomical copies of each other. It is pretty much common knowledge that all domestic dogs share a common ancestor, the wolf. Now, through selective breeding we may have tinkered with the appearance of the dog ...

What A Dog Owner Needs To Know About Kennel Cough

Kennel cough is a highly contagious disease that goes by a number of different names including infectious canine cough, infectious respiratory disease and bordetellosis. It is very common, occurring throughout the world and affecting all breeds of dogs. Hot Discounted Puppy Training Amazon products My Smart Puppy: Fun, Effective, and Easy Puppy Training (Book & 60min DVD) America’s most beloved dog trainers are back with brand-new training techniques in the definitive guide to raising a happy, obedient puppy. Photos. My Smart Puppy: Fun, Effective, and Easy Puppy Training (Book & 60min DVD) The disease derives its name because it commonly occurs where dogs are kept close together, for example in kennels, dog shelters or at dog shows. However, the infectious nature of the disease means even dogs kept apart from others may be at risk. A good analogy is to think of it as you would a human cold. All that is needed is one dog coughing and the virus becomes airborne. When th ...

Brussels Griffon Dog Breed Info

The Brussels Griffon is a charming little dog that somewhat resembles one of the Ewoks, from the Star Wars movies. These little dogs have bags of character and a decidedly comedic personality. With its large domed head, short muzzle, large, slightly protruding eyes, over-bite, and a tongue that often sticks out, its easy to see why people make the Ewok comparison. The Brussels also sports a dense red or brown coat and black face markings to complete the picture. Hot Discounted Puppy Training Amazon products My Smart Puppy (TM): Fun, Effective, and Easy Puppy Training America’s most beloved dog trainers are back with brand-new training techniques in the definitive guide to raising a happy, obedient puppy. Photos.America’s most beloved dog trainers are back with brand-new training techniques in the definitive guide to raising a happy, obedient puppy. Photos. My Smart Puppy (TM): Fun, Effective, and Easy Puppy Training As the name suggests, the breed originated in Brussels, ...

Dog Breeds A-Z: Beagle

One of the most popular dog breeds in the US, the Beagle is an attractive, energetic dog that was originally used for hunting. These solidly built, medium-sized dog’s are renowned for their happy nature and their love of human company. Hot Discounted Puppy Training Amazon products My Smart Puppy: Fun, Effective, and Easy Puppy Training (Book & 60min DVD) America’s most beloved dog trainers are back with brand-new training techniques in the definitive guide to raising a happy, obedient puppy. Photos. My Smart Puppy: Fun, Effective, and Easy Puppy Training (Book & 60min DVD) The coat is short and is most commonly tri-color, although there are other variants. Lemon, red and white, black and tan, and orange are all acceptable colors. The Beagle’s history can be traced back to 16th century England, when they were commonly used as pack hunters for small game like rabbits and pheasant. The progenitor of the breed is said to be the Harrier, a much larger hunting do ...