Tragically, an estimated 2 million pets are stolen in the US alone each year, and the number seems to be increasing. Which dog breeds mostRead more
Everyone needs to be appreciated. And these dog breeds deserve a shout out for everything from their extraordinary physical abilities to their exceptional behavior and everything in between. But they have mainly remained underappreciated. Come along as we give props to our top 7 underrated dogs.Read more
You might not be able to teach an old dog new tricks. However, it’s entirely possible to teach a “mature” person how to choose aRead more
In this edition of Animal Facts, we’re shining the spotlight on 10 easy small dog breeds. If you’re wondering what makes them easy, it’s easy to say that depends on the dog.Read more
It’s a given. Any breed that you mix with a Toy or Miniature Poodle will be an extraordinarily adorable snugglebug, but Poodle mixes have lots more to offer than just companionship and a pretty face.
Wanna know more about these “designer breed” pups? Stay tuned to this edition of Animal Facts as we countdown the Top 10 Poodles mixes.Read more
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.Read more
As a group, Terriers are a tough, tenacious bunch and none is feistier than the star of this edition of Animal Facts. It is an energetic, rodent-chasing, escape artist that, in many cases, is not much bigger than its prey. Buckle up for the ride as we take a closer look at the exterminator of the canine world—the Rat terrier.Read more
Okay, so after much thought you’ve finally decided that you—or you and your family—are ready for a dog. But how do you decide what breed is right for you? In this edition of Animal Facts, we’re going to cover the most important factors to consider when choosing your “best friend furever.”Read more
Many of us have been on lockdown for the past few weeks in an effort to stop a scourge that has been likened to the plague. You thought it could never happen in our time, but it has…and if what we’re experiencing now could happen, anything can—including the zombie apocalypse. Since you have all this free time on your hands, now is the time to make a supply list so you’ll be prepared…you know, just in case. You’ll need bread of every kind, milk, eggs, rubbing alcohol, drinking alcohol, hand sanitizer, and of course—toilet paper, but did you know that you’ll also need a dog? We did, and in this episode of Animal Facts, we’re going to share our picks for the best dogs to help you survive the zombie apocalypse.Read more
From the Roman Molossian to Sergeant Stubby to Conan the Belgian Malinois that helped US forces take out ISIS leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, let’s look at how dogs have changed the face of war.
Dogs have certain attributes and physiological traits that make them more than suitable for certain jobs. Intelligence is the most important trait that any working dog must possess. Add affection, loyalty and empathy to the mix and you’ve got the makings of a great therapy or service dog. But when those virtues are combined with alertness, courage and tenacity, you get one of the canine elite, a military or “war dog”—a dog that is in the service.Read more