Breeding Your Dog

Most grown-up female dogs will be ready to breed once every six months, and the heat cycle will last for about four weeks. However, keep in mind that it’s the best for your dog to be at least two years old before you start breeding her, it’s when her body is fully developed and ready…

The Bishop of Castine

By: Patricia Conway How he got his name is a mystery: maybe those silky ears are the answer, bare and bald when he arrived but now fully furred, perking straight up to bishops’ mitres when he senses adventure.  Like most of Bishop’s history, we merely guess, knowing that he sailed on choppy seas just before…

The Old, Tired, and Abandoned

By: Tabitha Davies, C.D.T. , A.C.D.B.C. I have always been a sucker for an old dog. Don’t get me wrong I love puppies, but If I were to go adopt a dog I would be the one to pick out the old dog. The dog who spent its entire life with one person who passed…

7 Best Breeds of Small Hypoallergenic Dogs

Allergy is the disease of this century. It affects millions and millions of people, making their life miserable and preventing them from doing things they like or from having the pets they like. Dog lovers who are allergic to dogs will be happy to find out that they can get small hypoallergenic dogs, so they…