Category Archives: Dog Breed Awareness

Punish the Deed not the Breed!

Scotland get’s it right !  Finally a governmental organization that realizes; it is not the breed of dog that is dangerous it is human owner and particular dog, regardless of breed! While bloggers are ranting about specifics in the bill … Continue reading

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Don’t Mess With My Pet!

PIJAC The Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council just unleashed it new “Don’t Mess With My Pet” campaign: “You love your pet. You take good care of your pet. How would you feel if the government tried to limit your ability … Continue reading

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How much is that Doggie in the Window?

How much is that doggie ?  Well, if your one of only 100 of the oldest bloodline of Tibetian Mastiffs…..how’s half a million ? Holy Bat Man!  That is a lot of money, now some bloggers and reporters are trashing … Continue reading

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Pit Bull Attacked

Originally reported by the Edinburgh Press “A dog owner was left horrified after her Staffordshire bull terrier was viciously mauled by a collie during its daily walk in the latest in a spate of dog attacks in the area.” A … Continue reading

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Modern Molosser

A new magazine hits the market this Summer, MODERN MOLOSSER, debut issue featuring the DOGUE DE BORDEAUX. “This 100-page issue is filled with authoritative stories and features on those imposing breeds known throughout antiquity as the Molossers.“ The website promises … Continue reading

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Two New AKC Breeds

The AKC has announced that two breeds will become eligible for full AKC registration on December 2, 2009. The Bluetick Coonhound(far left) is known for intelligence and endurance; the Boykin Spaniel (at left) is a compact hunting dog and the … Continue reading

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New Dog Safety Book

Local Illustrator and Author, Wendy Wahman, is launching her latest book “Don’t Lick The Dog” May 2nd : Parkplace Book Company 348 Parkplace Center Kirkland, WA US Saturday, May 2, 7:00PM to 9:00PM Phone: 425-828-6546 Book Launch Party for “Don’t … Continue reading

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Animal Rights Activists

When the Animal Rights Activists came for the unlicensed puppy mills, I remained silent; I was not an unlicensed puppy mill. When they confiscated dogs from those who had one too many for their local ordinances, I remained silent; I … Continue reading

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Child Dog Safety

Children and dogs often have a difficult time establishing a healthy relationship, injuries are common to both puppies and children from inappropriate play and/or contact.  The Blue Dog project was designed by a team of veterinarians, child psychologists, pediatricians and … Continue reading

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Marley and Me Warning

While I am very excited for the movie Marley and Me, a recent post over at Dolittler about the upcoming Chihuahua Dreams movie and the sometimes awful effects a breed profile in a major motion picture can have, got me … Continue reading

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