Category: General Dog Topics

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Labrador Retriever

A dog breed with energy to spare, the Labrador Retriever is the ideal companion for families that enjoy an active lifestyle. Loving, loyal, and deeply

Samoyed Puppies

Fluffy Dog Breeds

If you’re thinking of adding a new dog to your home and a fluffy coat is an absolute requirement, you might be wondering which dog

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French Bulldog

One of the world’s most beloved companion animals, the French Bulldog surprisingly originated in England. Bred to be a miniature version of the stately English

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What is a Female Dog Called

Just as an intact male dog used for breeding is referred to as a stud, there is an equivalent term to denote a female canine

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What is a Male Dog Called

Since female dogs are often referred to as “bitches,” some people wonder if there is a specific term applied to denote a male canine. The

Do Cocker Spaniels Shed

Do Cocker Spaniels Shed

The affectionate, loving Cocker Spaniel makes a wonderful family pet. However, if you’re thinking of adding a Cocker to your home, you might be wondering

Jack Russell Terrier

Jack Russell Terrier

The Jack Russell Terrier is an endless flurry of activity. Alert, friendly, and oh, so cute, many families are drawn to this lively and intelligent

Sleeping Dog

Are Dogs Nocturnal?

Some dogs seem to come alive when the light starts to fade, finding their second wind in the darkness. Other dogs assume similar schedules to

Territorial Dog Breeds

Territorial Dog Breeds

There is no question that some dog breeds are born with a propensity to stand their ground. Many dogs protect their homes and families with

What is a Bait Dog

For several decades now, the concept of a bait dog has been a heated topic of conversation. Many rescue organizations dedicated to rescuing and rehabilitating

can dogs and cats mate

Can Cats Mate with Dogs

If you own an intact dog and an intact cat of opposite genders, you might be wondering if it’s possible for them to mate. With