Entries by Jamie Morgan

Dog Sports for Your Dog – Part 2

Dog Sports For Your Dog (Part 2) Back to Part One. Do you enjoy watching Purina’s Incredible Dog Challenge? Have you seen the big diving dogs? The name of the sport where the Labrador Retrievers go leaping into the pool is actually called Dock Jumping. You don’t have to have a Labrador Retriever to compete. […]

Do Dogs Have Feelings?

Do Dogs Have Feelings? People have been wondering if dogs have emotions for thousands of years. Philosophers have debated the subject, lining up on different sides. Most of us who have dogs agree that dogs have feelings. Aristotle believed that animals were without reason but believed that they did have ‘sensations’ — they could feel […]

All About Pugs

All About Pugs The Pug, one of the top twenty most popular dog breeds in the United States, is an ancient breed of Chinese origin. They date back to at least 400 B.C. when they were prized by Chinese emperors of the Shang dynasty. At that time they were known as Lo-Chiang-Sze, “Lion Dog” or Foo […]

Yorkshire Terrier

Yorkshire Terrier The Yorkshire Terrier is a small dog breed, developed in the British county of Yorkshire to catch Rats in the clothing mills of Yorkshire and also for Rat baiting. This breed has been nicknamed Yorkie and is a popular Companion Dog or Toy Dog breed. For adult Yorkshire Terriers, importance is placed on coat […]

Whippet

Whippet The Whippet is known by several names, the Whippet, the English Whippet and the Snap Dog. Whippets are a sighthound breed that have origins in England, where they descended from Greyhounds. Whippets have the stature and size of a small greyhound. The rejects of the greyhound family, Whippets were the dogs that were too […]