What Is A Bloodhound Australian Shepherd Mix

What do you get if you cross a Bloodhound with an Australian Shepherd dog? Although this sounds like the start of a bad joke, this mix of these two popular breeds does exist. And if you are looking for a punchline for the joke, the answer is that you will get a dog that could …

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What Are Rose Ears?

Imagine a dog running towards you with excitement. Doesn’t that image put a smile on your face? Dogs have been known to be loyal companions to us humans for as long as we can remember. I mean, it’s hard to resist their puppy eyes, adorable whining, and floppy ears. A dog’s floppy ears are probably …

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What Is A German Shepherd Miniature Pinscher Mix?

The German Shepherd Miniature Pinschers mix is a hybrid dog breed that was bred by crossing a purebred German Shepherd and a purebred Miniature Pinscher. As a breed with one large parent and one tiny parent, the Miniature Pinschers Shepherd sits somewhere in the middle with a compact and medium-sized build.  The Min Pin Shepherd …

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Why Is My Min Pin Fat?

You wanted a small but athletic looking dog. I get it. You didn’t want to mess with a toy breed of one variety or another- nothing that small. And a Min Pin was perfect… A full size Doberman looks like the ultimate athlete. Talk about sleek and athletic. And that coat almost shimmers. The perfect …

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Do Black And White Beagles Exist?

Beagles are the fifth most owned breed of dog in the United States and 21st most popular in the UK. –It’s not hard to see why.  Beagles live an average lifespan of twelve to fifteen years, which is longer than many larger breed dogs.  At 22-25 pounds, most beagles are the perfect size for traveling …

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Black Great Pyrenees- Fact Or Fiction?

Known as Great Pyrenees in the US and Canada, in Europe (including the UK) these dogs are known as Pyrenees Mountain Dogs. To their loving owners and legions of fans, the breed is known affectionately as “Pyrs”.  But regardless of what they are called in which part of the world, the burning question that you …

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What Are Potcake Dogs?

Royal Bahamian Potcake dogs are mix-breed, native dogs of the Caribbean. While they might make up the greatest number of strays in the Caribbean, giant efforts by locals and foreigners are being made to give these dogs a permanent and loving home. Potcakes are known for their friendliness, energetic enthusiasm and loyalty to their human …

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Can Poodles Have Dreadlocks?

Dreadlocks aren’t as dreading as they sound; as a matter of fact, quite the contrary! Having those dreadlock cords swaying with the breeze in those park walks (or runs) is a majestic sight to behold, or at least to us, it does. This begs the question: “Ok, but what about poodles? Can they have dreadlocks?” …

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What Is A Blue Heeler Rat Terrier Mix?

The Blue heeler rat terrier is a rare mixed-breed dog with a friendly disposition and medium-size build. This dog is one of the results of the many Blue heeler breed crosses.  It’s the offspring of two purebred dogs; a rat terrier and a blue heeler which is also known as the Australian Cattle Dog. As …

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What Is a Scotch Shepherd Dog?

Dogs are the greatest gift from nature to man and have always remained man’s closest animal companion. However, the scotch shepherd is more unique in its brilliance, which makes them a great choice when it comes to assisting farmers in herding their sheep. Brilliant enough to keep the sheep in line, for games, and also …

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