My Border Collie Is So Smart

My Border Collie Is So Smart

Border Collies are one of the most amazing dogs. They are great herding dogs but are used as war dogs, sled dogs, therapy and assistance dogs, in competitive sports, search and rescue, hunting, and faithful companions. Borders excel in Flyball and Frisbee competitions. In northern climates, they make up sled dog teams that are competitive in middle distance races. These dogs love training and easily master new commands. They do extremely well at agility, fetching, fly ball, obedience, tracking, frisbee toss, and herding. An untrained or neglected Border Collie will ...
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Standard Schnauzer The Granddaddy Of The Awesome Schnauzer Breed

Standard Schnauzer The Granddaddy Of The Awesome Schnauzer Breed

If you like Schnauzers of any size (and I do), you have the Standard Schnauzer to thank. This breed got its start in Germany way back in the 14th or 15th century. If Shakespeare had ever met a Schnauzer, he indeed would have included more than one dog in his plays. The Bard put only one dog, a commoner (mutt) named Crab, in his plays. Can you guess which play that was? The answer is below, but no fair peeking until you read the entire article. The Standard Schnauzer began ...
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Miniature Schnauzer Dog Or Zwergschnauzer Funny Sitting Outdoor

The Spunky Miniature Schnauzer Makes A Great Family Pet

Are you looking for a family dog that is loyal, intelligent, sturdy and has a personality that you will respect and admire?  If so, the miniature schnauzer is the dog for your family! Miniature Schnauzers are smart, easy to train, and loyal little dogs that make excellent family pets.  They are not  usually aggressive but will protect their buddies.  They love attention and will cuddle with you on the couch. The Standard Schnauzer was a popular dog breed long before the Miniature Schnauzer came into existence.  However, the Miniature became ...
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12 Questions You Positively Must Ask Then Get A  Puppy

12 Questions You Positively Must Ask Then Get A Puppy

Are you ready to answer this question: "Daddy (or Mommy), can I get a puppy?" You might be inclined to reply: "Go ask Mommy (or Daddy).  Everyone has played on that mommy- daddy merry-go-round both as a child and as a parent. One answer is: "Yes! Let's go get one right now." Or, "Yes! What kind should we get?" But wait, not so fast! Getting a puppy is a big commitment of time and money. We need to think about this before deciding. Getting a puppy is a big decision ...
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