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Dog Care

Is Peppermint Oil Safe For Dogs And Does It Kill Or Repel Fleas

What Is Peppermint Oil? Peppermint oil is a natural product used in perfumes, soaps, shampoos and other products. It is very popular among humans because it smells nice. However, it contains many chemicals which may cause harm to pets if ingested or inhaled. There have been reports of dogs dying after eating peppermint candies or […]

Dog Breeds

Husky Colors, Patterns and the Meanings Behind The Coats

Husky Coat Types There are two main types of huskies: Siberian Husky and Alaskan Malamute. There are other breeds like Border Collie, Australian Cattle Dog, Dalmatian, English Setter, French Bulldog and others which have been bred to look similar to huskies. However they do not share the same characteristics or heritage. They all have their […]

Dog Breeds

How Much Do Boxers Cost To Buy As Puppies And Raise As Adults

The most popular breed of dog in the world is the Pit Bull Terrier. These dogs are known for their size, strength, aggression and loyalty. They have been used since ancient times to protect villages from marauding enemies. Their popularity increased after they were adopted into military units during World War II. Today, they are […]

Dog Breeds

Great Dane Colors, Patterns and Markings

The color of your dog’s coat is one of its most distinguishing features. Your dog may look like any other breed but it will have certain characteristics which make it stand out from the rest. These are called “markings” or “colors”. The markings on a dog vary greatly in appearance depending upon their ancestry, age, […]

Mixed Breed Dogs

German Shepherd Rottweiler Mix

German Shepherd Rottweiler Mix Breed Profile: The German Shepherd Rottweiler Mix (also known as GSRM) is one of the most popular breeds today. They are very intelligent dogs with strong instincts and loyalty. The breed originated from Germany where they were used as guard dogs during World War II. These loyal and protective animals have […]