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Texas Heeler! Australian Cattle Dog Cross Australian Shepherd

Photo Credit.Pet Your Dog: Origin:Texas History: The Texas Heeler can be both a cross between the Australian Cattle Dog and the Australian Shepherd, or a cross between the Australian Cattle Dog and the Border Collie.They were bred for farm work and their unique ability to herd cattle.The Texas Heeler is used in many dog sports…

Why Compulsory Microchipping May Work in the US?

Every dog owner in England will have to microchip their animal from 2016 under plans intended to cut a rise in strays.The microchips will be coded with owners’ details, and owners who do not comply could face fines of up to ¬£500. The Humane Society ¬†(HSUS) estimates that between 6 to 8 million companion animals…

SOI DOG RESCUE NEEDS VETERINARIANS TODAY TODAY.

Experienced volunteer veterinarians with a minimum of 2 years experience in small animal care are urgently needed at both the Khanchanburi shelter and at Soi Dog’s shelter in Phuket. Interested veterinarians please contact Belinda Davis at:¬†belinda@soidogaustralia.org.au. “For example in January of this year according to official figures 1,968 dogs were rescued from a smuggler’s holding…