By Alisha Corsi With their refined personalities and dapper tuxedo markings, Boston Terriers are known as the “American Gentlemen” of dog breeds. Originating in the stables of Boston (where else would they?), Boston Terriers were the first US breed to be recognized by the American Kennel Club, making them the all-American dog! Physical Traits Size […]
Archives for June 2012
Animal Ambulance and non-emergency transport Vet Care Express specializes in providing both emergency and non-emergency transport for pets throughout Manatee and Sarasota counties in Florida. Call Cheryl to reserve your ride 941-592-5131, [email protected] Poison Control Animal Poison Control Center – ASPCA Is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If you think […]
We’ve heard of the withers on a horse but did you know that we also use that word to talk about canine anatomy? Listen to Dr. Tim Schneider’s explanation of how this word applies to your pup’s physique. Click on the arrow to play.
By Alisha Corsi One of the brightest dogs in the world, Shetland Sheepdogs, or “Shelties” as they are more commonly called, are known for their keen sense of intelligence and intense loyalty (think of a smaller version of Lassie). As athletic as they are smart, Shelties excel in agility and herding competitions, but are most […]
Saturday from 11-3 Meet Jamaica Joe a Toy Poodle rescued from the hoarding situation in Venice Florida. Jamaica Joe is currently in foster and will require a loving and patient home to acclimate to family living. Just six pounds, and very shy Joe is being fostered by Suzanne Quick. If you have ever considered fostering […]
By Suzanne Quick It’s been a month now since Jamaica Joe and Ralphie came to live with us. Ralphie the Yorkie is making all kinds of progress. I think he knows his name, and consistently wags his tail, if not his whole body, he’s a joy. For all the world you would think that this […]