Month: October 2013

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The South African Boerboel. South African Mastiff

By Claudia Bensimoun   Image Credit: Wiki   Alternative Names: South African Mastiff, African Mastiff Country of Origin: South Africa Group:Kennel Union Club of South Africa-KUSA AKC South African Breeders Association-SABT Boerboel International Working Dog Group In 2010 the South African Boerboel was recognized into the AKC Miscellaneous Group, and the American Boerboel Club was…

Save Fraser Island Dingoes. Hero! Jennifer Parkhurst!

    Many of us are aware that the DNA of dingoes looks similar to the DNA of a dog, as does the DNA of the wolf.Dogs bond quickly with people and according to many dingo parents , dingoes bond with people too.As Stanley Coren mentions in ” Do Dogs Dream?, ” the genetic data…

Edward Carter. Dying Dog’s Bucket List

Image Credit NBC News A terminally ill Chinese crested/Maltese mix rescue has his own bucket list.Edward Carter was recently diagnosed with stage 5 lymphoma , and is at the Motley Zoo Animal Rescue in Redmond.He was dropped off last month, and is being treated by Dr.Sarbu at the Veterinary Oncology Center. There is no cure…

The English Mastiff. UK Dog Breeds!

By Claudia Bensimoun Image Credit: Wiki Country of Origin: UK Group:UKC,Working,AKC,Guardian History:The undeniably regal English Mastiff was originally bred for guarding and for being a companion dog.It is thought that the English Mastiff originated from the Tibetan Mastiff. The English Mastiff is one of the older breeds, and has been around in the UK for the past…

Time For A Pet Vacay! Australia. Hanrob Pet Hotels!

Time For A Pet Vacay   Image Credit: Hanrob Pet Hotels It seems only right that we care about where out pets are going to board when we’re away. After all, pet parents today would rather not travel at all than risk their pets being unhappy. According to a recent survey by Hanrob Pet Hotels…