Day: June 17, 2015

Do Biting Dogs Deserve A Second Chance?

Do Biting Dogs Deserve A Second Chance?

I opened the front door to a rubber arm. Not just a rubber arm, of course. It was held by an animal behaviorist who’d come to our door in search of the “aggressive dog” for which she had been called. But it was the arm that came through the door first. Polar the “aggressive dog” […]

Catalburun Breed

Catalburun Breed

The Catalburun is one of only three dog breeds that possess the split nose feature (along with the Pachon Navarro and Andean Tiger-hound). They are native to Turkey and are virtually unheard of outside of the country. The breed is known for its agility and stamina. Catalburuns have one of the strongest senses of scent […]

Mudi Breed

Mudi Breed

The Mudi is a rare member of the herding group that originates from Hungary. They are farm dogs known for their hunting, herding sheep and cattle, and rodent exterminating capabilities. Mudis excel at agility, obedience, and flyball and have been utilized as a Search and Rescue dogs in Finland and the United States. 0

Norwegian Lundehund Breed

Norwegian Lundehund Breed

The Norwegian Lundehund originates from Norway and was originally bred for the purpose of hunting puffins and finding their eggs. Instead of the normal four toes per foot, the Norwegian Lundehund has six toes on each foot. The breed is able to turn their head backwards and has extremely flexible shoulder joints, giving them more […]

Azawakh Breed

Azawakh Breed

The Azawakh is a West African sighthound known for its agile and feline-like gait. They are timid by nature but are gentle and affectionate once they get to know you. Azawakhs are quick, with an upright double suspension gallop. They were originally bred to be protectors of livestock and are said to have an intense […]

Stabyhoun Breed

Stabyhoun Breed

The Stabyhoun, or Stabij is a rare breed that originates from Friesland, a province in the North of the Netherlands. The breed excels at hunting, guarding, and catching rodents. Stabyhouns are both retrievers and pointers, able to withstand cold rivers and lakes and are used to pull sleds in the winter months. The are friendly, […]

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