Dog Blog with Dr Caroline
on Wednesday June 1st, 2011 at 01:47 AM
Whippet Dog Breed
The Whippet Dog Breed is a very lean little breed that is famous for being the fastest canine for its weight. They are very loyal and intent on pleasing their owners and are very intelligent, and highly active. In my experience, their desire to please their owner can sometimes turn into a bit of an obsession so they really need lots of exercise and mental stimulation to make sure they are happy.
It is likely that they evolved from the Greyhound, as a breed to hunt rabbits,...
on Sunday May 1st, 2011 at 01:39 AM
Smooth Collie Dog Breed
Smooth Collies are a short-haired version of its Lassie Dog or rough coated cousin. They are a lot less maintenance than their long-haired counterparts. They are a great choice for people living in the city, but they need regular exercise and love to run off the lead sometimes.
The Smooth Collie originated on the border of Scotland and Northern England. The name is thought to orignate from the word coally as in the early days, these dogs were predominantly black with...
on Saturday April 9th, 2011 at 11:18 AM
Silky Terrier Dog Breed
This breed is also commonly known as the Australian Silky Terrier. It originated as a cross between the Australian Terrier and the Yorkshire Terrier, but is now a recognized pedigree breed in its own right. Its a great choice for a family pet, as these little dogs are very hardy and fairly low maintenance, however will need regular grooming to look its best and ensure its coat doesnt become matted. They are lively, alert and generally easy to train.
on Sunday April 3rd, 2011 at 11:10 AM
Shih Tzu Dog Breed
The Shih Tzu is originally of Chinese descent and is distantly related to the Tibetan Spaniel and the Pekingese. With its long locks is an ultimate designer dog. They can be very precious and often expect to be spoilt rotten! This breed will generally bond very well with their owners, but can be stand-offish with strangers, though usually once they realize there is no threat they will bond with anyone. I have seen some of these little dogs that are a little big for their...
on Friday April 1st, 2011 at 10:12 AM
Tibetan Spaniel Dog Breed
The Tibetan Spaniel is a stunning looking little dog which is a perfect pet or around-the-house dog. The silky coat is naturally longer around the ears and tail and not so long around the back and flank, giving the dog an attractive and unique appearance, which really only requires a small groom here and there to keep it looking great.
The breed originated in the Himalayan Mountains and can be traced back for more than 2000 years. Their primary role was as a watchdog...
on Thursday March 31st, 2011 at 07:39 PM
Ryan Gosling and His Dog George
After completing filming on his latest movie The Ideas of March - Ryan Gosling was snapped out in Ohio with his wonderfully shaggy dog George. Speaking of George, Ryan stars in the movie along side another George we all know George Clooney. As well as starring in the film, Clooney also directsand co-wrote thescreenplay, which wasbased on the play byBeau William. Other lead cast members in The Ideas of Marchinclude Evan Rachel Wood and Marisa Tomei.
on Thursday March 31st, 2011 at 10:10 AM
Sheltie or Shetland Sheepdog dog breed
Sheltie is the nickname given to the Shetland Sheepdog breed. It is a very intelligent breed and as the name suggests it has a heritage involving work as a sheepdog. They look like a small version of the Lassie Dog or Rough Collie.
As a breed, they are very easy to train and are a loyal companion and will guarantee to turn heads with their masses of hair. They need a lot of grooming to keep them looking their best and if you dont have time to spend...
on Monday March 28th, 2011 at 05:10 PMGwen Stefani out with Kingston, Zuma and 2 Dogs, March 2011
Gwen Stefani and her kids, Kingston and Zuma Rossdale, were recently spied out and about with a couple of pooches at a pet shop in the states. The little dog looks likea yorkie, while its difficult to tell if the bigger dog is the same dog Gwen was photographed out in London with back in 2006 when she was preganant with Kingston If it is the same dog, its certainly had a good haircut recently -as has Kingston, with his uber...
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