Rottweiler Facts

Rottweiler Facts

Best Breed Ever! Rottweilers! The rottweiler originates from a town called Rottweil in southern Germany Rottweilers were initially considered drover dogs, used to herd livestock in the Middle Ages By the Industrial Revolution, the need for them declined. They became popular again in the early 1900s as police dogs. A rottweiler is always black and

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Jack Russell Terrier Facts

Best Breed Ever! Jack Russell Terriers In 19th century England, Reverend Jack Russell purchased a perfect hunting dog named “Trump” and was inspired to breed dogs with similar traits After WWII, the need for fox-hunting dogs In 1982, Bothy became the only dog to ever travel to both the North and South poles! These dogs

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Dalmatian Facts

Dalmatian Facts

Best Breed Ever! Dalmatians Dalmatians used to help clear the way for horse-drawn firetrucks and had an especially close relationship with the horses they protected. Their exact history is unknown, though they have been depicted running behind chariots in ancient Egyptian tomb paintings. George Washington was one of the first breeders of dalmatians in the

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Bald Bird Is Smitten With Lovebird Beau

Bald Bird Is Smitten With Lovebird Beau

COMM: Meet Lemon, a very unique three year old lovebird. COMM: Lemon began life as a perfectly healthy active bird, but soon began to lose all her feathers. COMM: She was diagnosed with Psittacine Beak and Feather Disease. This causes malformations in the feathers and beak and also affects the immune system. COMM: The disease

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Beagle Facts

Beagle Facts

Best Breed Ever! Beagles! Beagles have been bred since Roman times for their sense of smell But the larger modern day breed developed in Great Britain in the 1830s Beagles have 225 million scent receptors � dachshunds have 125 million, and humans only have 5 million Snoopy is probably the most famous beagle! Purebred beagles

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Chihuahua Facts

Chihuahua Facts

Best Breed Ever! Chihuahuas Chihuahuas’ ancestors existed as long ago as 9th century AD! The smaller, modern breed originated in Mexico’s state of Chihuahua and were foot warmers for the nobility Chihuahuas are the smallest dog breed in the world! Most are 6-9 inches tall and weigh under 6 lbs Chihuahuas love to cuddle and

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German Shepherd Facts

German Shepherd Facts

Best Breed Ever! German shepherds! The name German shepherd is a translation of the Germanic name: Deutsche SchŠferhund. German shepherds are the second most popular breed in America. German shepherds are intelligent and active dogs, needing lots of exercise and mental training. Rin Tin Tin first popularized the breed in the US circa 1922, starring

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