Archives for June 2006

Miscellaneous Class Breeds

SOURCE Miscellaneous Class Breeds The Miscellaneous Class is intended as an interim stage prior to a breed becoming eligible to compete in a variety group at AKC shows. Under our current policy, the … [Read more...]

Foundation Stock Service Breeds

SOURCE Foundation Stock Service Breeds The Foundation Stock Service (FSS); was created by the American Kennel Club to answer the needs of today's rare breed fanciers. The Foundation Stock Service is … [Read more...]

Fanciers Referral Breeders List

SOURCE Here follows a list of cats from the Fanciers Referral Breeders List (FBRL). If you click on the above link and visit their pages, you can get a lot of information and even see a picture of … [Read more...]

Complete List of AKC Recognized Breeds

SOURCE Complete Breed List The AKC Board of Directors has the authority to add a breed to the list of AKC-registrable breeds if, in its opinion, sufficient evidence is presented to justify such … [Read more...]

Eddie of 'Frasier' Fame Dies

Eddie of 'Frasier' Fame Dies 27 June 2006 Moose, the Jack Russell terrier who played Eddie for over a decade on the Emmy-winning TV series Frasier, has died. He was 16-and-a-half (115 in dog … [Read more...]

The Eleventh Commandment: Care For Your Pets

The Eleventh Commandment: Care For Your Pets By Robert Thatcher Pets are an extension of one’s life and love. Caring for pets means one has the ability, skill and heart to give love and take good … [Read more...]

Cat Behaviors: What Your Cat Is Trying To Tell You

Cat Behaviors: What Your Cat Is Trying To Tell You By Michael Russell A common misconception about cats is that they are on their own agenda and simply tolerate their owner's existence, provided … [Read more...]

Puggle Dogs and Designer Dog Facts – The Truth About Puggles

Puggle Dogs and Designer Dog Facts - The Truth About Puggles By Jenny Smith Puggle Dogs are a fairly new mixed breed. They’re a half breed combined with a pug and a beagle. They are one of the … [Read more...]

Photo Gallery: Animals With "Superman Powers"

Have you been catching any of the "Science of Superman" TV shows that have been broadcasting this week? So far .. I've seen about 5 of them on various channels on our cable TV .. and they were ALL … [Read more...]

Westie Puppies – Why Are They Sought After By Many Dog Lovers?

Westie Puppies - Why Are They Sought After By Many Dog Lovers? By Jeff Cuckson “Westies” or Westhighland Terriers are furry coated dogs, with dots for coal black eyes and button noses. Why are … [Read more...]

Ogden Dog-Food Factory To Install Odor Control

Jun 26, 2006 6:56 pm US/Mountain OGDEN An Ogden dog-food factory that has been the target of odor complaints for years has announced it will install a $1 million odor-control system within the next … [Read more...]

Mount Gilead woman and her dog to compete for the USA at World Agility Championships On the Web

Originally published June 25, 2006 NEW YORK - A Morrow County woman and her dog are among the American Kennel Club's competitors who will represent the United States at the Agility World … [Read more...]

Starting a Business in the Dog Clothing Industry: Is Now A Good Time?

Starting a Business in the Dog Clothing Industry: Is Now A Good Time? By Grant Carroll Yes. Let me just get that answer out of the way. In a matter of just a few years, dog clothing has grown from … [Read more...]

How To Be a Dog Whisperer

How To Be a Dog Whisperer By Aidan Bindoff What is a "Dog Whisperer"? Plenty of people call themselves a dog whisperer, usually for commercial gain. Since the success of Monty Roberts, the Horse … [Read more...]

Training a "Seeing-Eye" Dog for the Blind

Training a "Seeing-Eye" Dog for the Blind By Zahid Sindhu Dogs that provide mobility and independence for a blind person come in a variety of shapes and sizes. These dogs provide more than simply … [Read more...]

An Introduction to Pet Photography

An Introduction to Pet Photography By Stan Beck Introduction Photographing your pet can be an incredibly rewarding experience. Done well, it will allow you to immortalize Fluffy or Spot – that … [Read more...]

Aquariums – The Different Kinds

Aquariums - The Different Kinds By Michael Russell There are many different types of aquariums. There is pretty much one for each level of enthusiast and not all aquariums are for fish. There are … [Read more...]

The 10 Most Important Things you Need to Know Before You Choose Your Dog Behavior Training Program

The 10 Most Important Things you Need to Know Before You Choose Your Dog Behavior Training Program By Louise Nova Most people just look in their telephone book or some go on the internet to search … [Read more...]

Mulch Warning!

From The Happy Pet Stop Blog Warning! Mulch Dangerous For Pets ... a common garden ingredient that could be hazardous to your pet. It’s called cocoa mulch and you use it to make your garden grow. … [Read more...]

Omega Fatty Acids and Your Dog and Cat (Part 3)

All About Omega Fatty Acids In Human, Dog and Cats - Part 3 - The Long Version by T. J. Dunn, Jr. DVM This is PART 3 of 3 articles from ThePetCenter.com ... All About Fatty Acids in humans, dogs and … [Read more...]

Omega Fatty Acids and Your Dog and Cat (Part 2)

All About Omega Fatty Acids In Human, Dog and Cats - Part 2 - The Short Version by T. J. Dunn, Jr. DVM This is PART 2 of 3 articles from ThePetCenter.com ... All About Fatty Acids in humans, dogs … [Read more...]

Omega Fatty Acids and Your Dog and Cat (Part 1)

All About Omega Fatty Acids In Human, Dog and Cats - Part 1 - The Definitions by T. J. Dunn, Jr. DVM This is PART 1 of 3 articles from ThePetCenter.com ... All About Fatty Acids in humans, dogs and … [Read more...]

Attacked by her neighbor's dog ..

This is a true story .. I hope some people see something out of this blog entry and hopefully don't let this happen in your neighborhood. My mother was attacked by a purebred golden labrador puppy … [Read more...]

Which Fish Tank Heater is Best?

Which Fish Tank Heater is Best? By Keith Londrie Buying a new fish tank heater can sometimes be perplexing due to all of the options that are available. There are a couple of places that you can go … [Read more...]

Standard Poodles – The People Pleaser

Standard Poodles - The People Pleaser By Sandy Riordan I did a lot of research before getting another dog after our English Cockers passed away. I was attracted to Standard Poodles because of their … [Read more...]

Must have GIZMOS: The latest in Pet Technology

Heads Up From The Must have GIZMOS: The latest in Pet Technology Blog Say Hello to the all New Genpetsâ„¢ from Bio.Genica! The Genpetsâ„¢ are Pre-Packaged, Bioengineered pets implemented … [Read more...]

TODAY IS: TAKE YOUR DOG TO WORK DAY® 2006 Aims to Bring Businesses, Shelters and Pet Sitters Together for Dogs’ Sake

TAKE YOUR DOG TO WORK DAY® 2006 Aims to Bring Businesses, Shelters and Pet Sitters Together for Dogs’ Sake KING, NC—On June 23, 2006, Pet Sitters International will host its 8th Annual Take Your … [Read more...]

Greatest Dog Tips Ever (part two)

Greatest Dog Tips Ever (part two) By Stan Rawlinson TOP TIPS FOR DOGS (part two) 21. Fussy Eating I am told by countless owners that their dog will not eat dry food or many other types of food and … [Read more...]

Greatest Dog Tips Ever (part one)

Greatest Dog Tips Ever (part one) By Stan Rawlinson TOP TIPS FOR YOUR PET (part one) 1. Is Your Dog Regularly Getting the Runs? Add bio yoghurt to their feed. Quite often this can be a bacterial … [Read more...]

Humane Society warns against puppy mills

By TRACY SAWYER YAKIMA HERALD-REPUBLIC The puppies for sale over the Internet, in newspaper ads or in pet stores seem healthy enough, but looks can be deceiving. Behind the friendly facade of … [Read more...]

WHS Ad – June 21, 2006 – Please Adopt Me!

JUNE IS ADOPT A CAT MONTH! FRIDAY, JUNE 23-FRIDAY JUNE 30, ADULT CATS > 6 MONTHS ARE $25.00! Anita & Nakita, 121810, 121807 Anita is half of a lonely pair of wonderful, large dogs. Anita … [Read more...]

Dogs and Cats – Training Eternal Enemies to Co-Exist

Dogs and Cats - Training Eternal Enemies to Co-Exist By Tyler Brown Dogs and Cats. Eternal enemies, right? Through proper dog home obedience training you can teach your animals to live together. The … [Read more...]

Your Dogs Shedding and Bald Spots

Your Dogs Shedding and Bald Spots By Brent Jones If your dog sheds a lot it does not necessarily denote ill health. Dogs that spend a lot of their time indoors are exposed to electric lights and … [Read more...]

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