Posts tagged "Rottweiler"

Labrador Retriever Most Popular Dog in America; Ten Most Popular Breeds, Trends

Labrador Retriever Most Popular Dog in America; Ten Most Popular Breeds, Trends
Here are the most popular dogs in America, at least according to American Kennel Club Registration numbers. Could this be a bit misleading? Sure, these days many people with pedigreed dogs don’t bother to register, but still this is some gauge. No surprise, for 21 years now the Labrador Retriever continues to be America’s most... Read more »

Camp Dogwood, A DogGone Good Time

So what do people who attend dog camp look like? Most are in this group photo (though not having a wide angle lense, with apologies, I missed a few folks and some dogs).
If you love dogs, and visiting with others who love dogs -  Camp Dogwood camp sessions will make you wag your tail. Check out these images and you’ll get a sense of what it’s all about (photos shot May 28 and 29) 

Dogs Making a Run at Cats in the U.K.

In America, there are more pet cats than dogs (90 million cats, 77 million dogs, according to the American Pet Products Association) for many years, and it’s also been that way in the United Kingdom. Dogs have nearly caught cats as the most popular pet in the United Kingdom However, the dogs are now making... Read more »
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Bark for Chicago's Astounding Dog Show

Carl Auslander and Sindy Schneider of the IKC present the Best in Show honors with BIS judge Liepmann to CH. Casablanca's Thrilling Seduction
The International Kennel Club of Chicago dog show is one of the best in the nation for the dogs, and most important for people who attend. Being a benched show, you can walk up and down aisles and meet the canine athletes. Aside from the conformation competition – which leads to Best in Show –... Read more »

Should We Boycott Burger King?

In my opinion, this is stupid denigration of Rottweilers and Pitt Bulls, playing into stereotypes – But people believe this stuff is the problem. (Thanks Facebook Fan Stephanie K. for the post idea)

Killer Bees Kill Two Dogs, Injure Two Others

Be thankful about where you live…No killer bees around Chicago. Killing two adult Rottweiler dogs, and injuring two others, these bees certainly can live up to their names. Then again, walking Lucy, our 30-lb. Miniature Australian Shepherd last night, we happened upon a rat that I believe was nearly as large she is. The video... Read more »
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I Thought The Military Cared About Families

If you’re in the military and live on-base, forget about having a Rottweiler, Pit Bull, Doberman Pincsher, Chow Chow – or a mix of any of these, or suspected mix of any of these. Dogs are members of families. So, our military apparently finds it acceptable to break up families.  This ban is outlandish and... Read more »
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