Dog Breeds

These are the 10 most obedient dog breeds

In the past 18 months, many of us have welcomed a new four-legged friend into our homes as dog ownership in the Kennel Club has increased nearly eight percent from 2020. But with 221 different breeds of pedigree dogs to choose from, there is a lot of thought to be …

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Find dog missing in Bangor after Big Rig Crash

Authorities are asking people to look for a large fleeing poodle in Bangor today. Trisha Bruen, Animal Control Officer for Bangor, says the dog named Rocket ran away from a truck last week. Its owner, a foreign driver, suffered a medical emergency on the highway and crashed the truck. In …

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Arrested in attack on Merrimac, MA woman with knife point

A Merrimac man was arrested at his home Monday night for allegedly waking a 74-year-old woman with a knife on July 3 and repeatedly assaulting her. Merrimac Police Chief Eric Shears and Essex District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett said William S. Raia, 50, walked into the woman’s home late that evening …

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25 Rare Dog Breeds You May Not Know About

Some types of dogs are household names, like the Basset Hound, the Yellow Labrador, or one of those cute, fluffy dog ​​breeds. But even if you’re a puppy lover, you may never have heard of some rare dog breeds like the Azawakh, the Xoloitzcuintli, or the Hovawart. Some of these …

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13 of the UK’s rarest dog breeds that make great pets

Do you want to save a rare breed of dog? From Komondors to Segugio Italianos, the Kennel Club’s research has uncovered the UK’s most endangered breeds that you’ve probably never heard of. While Labrador Retrievers, French Bulldogs, and Cocker Spaniels are all growing in popularity, there are a number of …

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How big and heavy are the largest breeds of dogs?

Big Dog Britain, which recently aired on Channel 4, featured some of the largest breeds of dogs, including Irish Wolfhounds, Great Danes, Newfoundlands and St. Bernard dogs. How big and heavy are these breeds, and how do they compare to a dog at the other end of the scale? According …

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How much does pet insurance cost?

We can receive payments through affiliate links included in this content. Our affiliate partners have no influence on our editorial opinions or analyzes. Please see our Disclosures to Advertisers for more information. Vet visits are expensive – especially if it’s an emergency visit. While veterinary costs vary based on where …

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‘To the rescue’ for a cute dog or two | opinion

When I was a kid, many of us played with the neighborhood dogs that were around. Occasionally a cocker spaniel may have been “caught” by the beagle (an example). This did not make the pups “Spangles” or “Beakers”. You were and will remain MUTTS. Her mother’s family found a home …

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How old is your dog in human years?

Jamie Brand / EyeEmGetty Images Wondering how old is your dog? Most animal lovers may have heard the old adage that one human year equals seven dog years, but the Dogs Trust results show that things are not that simple. In fact, Dr. Naomi Harvey, Research Manager at Dogs Trust …

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Pet issues | Think about real estate

The answers property owners need to know about animals in their rental homes Should a landlord accept pets? And if so, which ones? Should there be restrictions? Should landlords ask for a pet rental or pet deposit? And if so, how much? Question 1: should I accept pets? The answer …

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Study names the five most popular dog breeds in Charleston

CHARLESTON, SC (WCBD) – A recent study by Rover identified the five most popular dog breeds in Charleston, with the list ranging from tiny lap dogs to born and bred hunters. The English Bulldog took first place. English Bulldogs are a medium-sized, well-tempered breed that requires only moderate exercise. It …

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What are the pros and cons of a large breed of dog?

Channel 4 documentary Big Dog Britain features a number of large breeds and claims that their numbers are decreasing as people opt for smaller ones instead. While French Bulldog sales in the UK are up 300 percent, registrations for Great Danes are at their lowest in 50 years. Big Dog …

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Cleaning dog ears

Are you wondering how to clean dog ears? While ear cleaning is an essential part of your dog’s basic grooming routine, excessive cleaning can cause irritation to the ear canal. “Always consult your veterinarian for the best way to clean your dog’s ear,” says a Kennel Club spokesman Country Life. …

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7 Amazing Dog Breeds That Do Incredible New Tricks

We all know smart, friendly breeds like Labs and Golden Retrievers who work as assistance dogs, but our four-legged friends around the world are capable of many amazing tasks. Here are seven dog breeds that were originally bred for one purpose and are now enjoying an entirely new role. Cocker …

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