Corgi Dogs 101

Corgi Dogs 101

According to folklore, the Corgi is an enchanted creature beloved by fairies and elves. The legend probably stems from their friendly nature and dwarf-like stature, which would be the perfect height for accompanying and transporting these mythical creatures throughout their realms. But fantasy aside, Corgis have quite a following in the real world and have charmed their way into the hearts of enthusiasts all over the world—including a certain British royal.

Come with us for this edition of Animal Facts as we debunk the myths and discover the truth behind the Pembroke Welsh Corgi.

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Ragdoll Cats 101

Ragdoll Cats 101

Cats are from Mars and dogs are from Venus. Dogs are generally considered to be loyal, affectionate, and courageous, while cats have a reputation for being independent, standoffish, self-centered and well…catty. But, just like with any other generalization, there are some exceptions.

Join us for this edition of Animal Facts as we shed some light on a cat that just might make you think twice about getting a dog—the Ragdoll.

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Most Popular Dog Breeds on Instagram

Most Popular Dog Breeds on Instagram

Ever heard the term, “It Girl?” It’s used to describe a young woman who is so attractive and charismatic that everyone either wants to get to know her, or wants to be her.

Well, if social media is any indication, humans haven’t cornered the market on personality and looks. People post photos and videos of their dogs as often as they do selfies, and almost as often as they post food pics. So much so, that we’ve devoted this edition of “Animal Facts” to the doggy darlings of Instagram—the “It Dogs,” 10 breeds most frequently posted on Instagram.

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New Puppy Essentials

New Puppy Essentials

Before we were born, our parents prepared for the day they would bring us home. From bibs to blankets to bottles to booties, they either bought or were showered with things they thought would give us a great start in life. Well, all babies deserve to begin life in the best way possible. So, now that you’ve opened your home and your heart to a new puppy, we’re going to share our list of essentials you’ll need to lay the foundation for your furbaby’s fabulous future.

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Miniature Schnauzer Dogs 101

Miniature Schnauzer Dogs 101

Terriers can be generally described as rough and tumble, adventurous, and lively, but there is always at least one exception to every rule, and in this edition of Animal Facts, we’re going to shine the spotlight on one that shows that there’s two sides to every coin.

Depending on the situation, this pup can be tough like an officer, or suave like a gentleman. Join us as we take a closer look at the small dog with the big personality and one sweet ’stache—the Miniature Schnauzer.

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How To Choose A Shelter Dog

How To Choose A Shelter Dog

Go to any animal shelter and you’ll likely find that there’s no short supply of canine companions longing to go to their furever homes. The typical shelter will have a diverse selection of dogs: large, small, long-haired, short-haired, high-strung, laid back, purebred, crossbred, and everything in between. So how do you sort through the differences to pick the right pooch?

Well, we’ve got an app for that…well, not really an app, but in this edition of Animal Facts, we’ll give you some tips to help you choose a shelter dog that will fit perfectly into your family and your hearts.

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Best Guard Dogs For First Time Owners

Best Guard Dogs For First Time Owners

Selecting a dog can be a tough decision for anyone, but that decision is considerably harder when the pup you want has to win your heart and be able to protect you, your family and your property—and yet another degree of difficulty is added to the equation if you’ve never owned a dog before. In this edition of Animal Facts, we’ll sort through the good, the bad, and the ugly, to shine the light on some of the best guard dog breeds for first-time owners.

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How To Pick A Puppy Out Of A Litter

How To Pick A Puppy Out Of A Litter

The decision to give a puppy a furever home is a big deal, and should not be taken lightly. After you’ve zeroed in on a breed that suits your lifestyle and found a trustworthy breeder, the final and likely most challenging step in the process is choosing a pup. In this edition of Animal Facts, we’ll look at the factors you’ll need to consider when selecting not just “the pick of the litter,” but your pick of the litter.

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