doberman

How did dog breeds over the last 100 years

Dogs live side by side with humans for 10 thousand years. And may we can only guess, who were our very first Pets, so one and a half centuries ago, to look we. In a relatively short period of time some of the rocks under the influence of man has changed beyond recognition.

English bulldog

Bulldog became more dense and chunky: chest became wider, legs shorter and thicker, the muzzle more flattened. On the skin appeared folds. Unfortunately, most modern bulldogs health problems, and they live on average just 6 and a quarter years.

Basset hound

Basset hound became much lower: the rear legs are now shorter, while the ears much lengthened. Muzzle and legs, was shorter, and the skin had more wrinkles.

The boxer

Boxers now shorter and turned up snout, slightly changed body proportions. Continue reading

The most intelligent dog breeds

Dogs are intelligent Pets. But some of them are real “intellectuals”. The smartest dog breed is border collie, German shepherd, Labrador, Golden Retriever and others.

In the first place – border collie . This dog is very frisky and hard-working, obedient and loyal, playful and responsible. Border collie bred as sporting and herding dogs, as they are easy to remember commands and quickly perform the task.

The poodle is a very smart dog, no wonder they so often take in the circus. However, they perfectly fulfill the role of a hunter or guard. All poodles are loyal and intelligent.

Shepherd – the most intelligent dog breeds, which are legendary. Their uncommon intelligence allows them to work in the emergency services, the army, the police. Dogs have a balanced temperament, they are calm and receptive to new circumstances.

A Golden Retriever enjoys the deserved love in the world. It is a dedicated friend, a reliable companion and a brave rescuer. Golden retrievers get along well with children. Continue reading

Top 10 most intelligent dog breeds

Dogs are truly man’s friends, who are able not only to faithfully look in eyes and wagging tail, but also to work, to entertain and even to share joy and sorrow. Since then, as the dog and man became friends, he brought a variety of breeds – from the small, like the Chihuahua, to the largest, which are considered Irish wolfhounds and other related breeds. Let’s see what dogs are considered the most intelligent.

10. The Australian cattle dog . This breed was developed by Australians who needed a reliable assistant for observations of huge flocks of sheep. This breed is known for its intelligence, ability to understand the owner perfectly, easy to train. These dogs are not just driven obedient sheep, they are able to cope with the stubborn – easily biting animals, they force them to go where indicates a shepherd.

The breed was developed relatively recently (19th century), and their ability widely used today. Note that this is a very active dog and Executive. Continue reading

Animals from the cities go to the country
The holiday season is a wonderful time not only for us but for our Pets - cats and dogs. They get unlimited freedom, the joy together with us stay in…

Continue reading →

Prevention of quarantine diseases of animals
FMD is an acute viral disease of animals (mainly cattle, goats, sheep and pigs), which also hurts people . characterized by intoxication and vesicular-erosive (bubble-ulcerative) lesions of the mucous membranes…

Continue reading →

TOP 10 most weird animals
Squirrel, or they just squirrel monkey. The cost of this sweet miracle – about $4 thousand a Body length of 35 centimeters complements the 40-centimeter tail. The monkey fur is…

Continue reading →