Your First Dog – The Perfect Breeds for First-Timers
Choosing your first dog can be daunting. As a first-time owner you are about to embark on one of the most rewarding relationships of your life. It’s easy to be swayed by the adoring eyes of the first pup you see but with these tips you can be sure... Read more
What to Consider Before Getting a New Dog
Whether you want a guard dog, a working dog or a family pet, it’s a decision you shouldn’t rush into unless you know exactly what to expect. Many dogs end up in shelters because their owners made a choice to buy or adopt one without doing the necessary research.... Read more
How to Choose the Right Dog for Your Family
Owning a dog is one of the most rewarding experiences you can have as a family, as well as being a great way to teach kids about responsibility.  Deciding which dog is right for you, however, can be a bit of a challenge.  Doing some research into the different... Read more
The Pros and Cons of Owning a Siberian Husky
Siberian Husky:  “breed of sled dog developed in northeastern Siberia; they resemble the larger Alaskan malamutes.” A dog truly is a man’s best friend.  Dogs never hold grudges and always forgive.  They never talk back and always understand. Not all dogs are good for all people, however, so it... Read more
Top 10 Kid Friendly Dog Breeds
Letting your kids grow up with a dog can be a wonderful way to teach them responsibility and empathy, and can help keep them active and fit. It’s absolutely essential, however, to do your research and make sure that you’re bringing home a dog that’s a good match for... Read more
Five Breeds of Dog That Are Perfect for Your Family
Dog breeds are known for exhibiting certain personality traits that are linked to their temperaments.  Some dogs are known to be great protectors, some are excellent work dogs, some are great hunting breeds, and others are known for being great family pets.  Here are five breeds of dog that... Read more
Dachshunds

Dachshunds

Dogs October 18, 2015 0

Dachshunds are a beloved long-bodied dog breed in the United States who’s best known for their short legs and long floppy ears. Also known as the “hotdog,” the Dachshund is one breed of dog whose temperament can vary greatly from one dog to another depending on how the owner... Read more
Breed Facts: Labrador Retrievers
Although many are under the impression that Labrador retrievers were first bred as hunting dogs, the dogs in fact made their first appearances in fishing operations off the Newfoundland coast (an unsurprising origin given their affinity for water), where they assisted fishermen with pulling in their nets and catching... Read more
5 Things to Consider Before Choosing a Dog Breed
There’s a reason why dogs are called “man’s best friend.” They have guarded our homes, helped manage our livestock, and provided us with unwavering friendship for thousands of years. Of course, getting a dog isn’t for everyone, but if you’re thinking about getting one for yourself, you’re in luck.... Read more