The Different Types of Chihuahua Dogs

Everyone is familiar with the tiny Chihuahua dog breed, but what many people don’t know is that there are different types of Chihuahua dogs. At one time these tiny canines were considered sacred to the Aztec tribes, but today they are mostly a pampered pet. Chihuahua dogs were discovered in Chihuahua, Mexico.

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Fleas, Ticks and Mites, Oh My!

External parasites are common among most dogs. An external parasite is an insect that lives off the blood supply of the host. The common parasites found on dogs are; fleas, ticks, mites and lice. Fleas Fleas are parasites and derive most of their food supply from their hosts. Fleas not only feed off dogs, but […]

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Intestinal Parasites in Dogs

Internal parasites can take several different forms and can affect the health of your dog or puppy. The most common internal parasite found in dogs are worms. This is in large part due to fact that a majority of all puppies acquire intestinal worms prior to birth or shortly thereafter. Roundworms – These worms are […]

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Border Terrier Obedience

Border Terriers commonly get along easily with other dogs. Nevertheless, whenever they disfavor a different dog, they don’t hesitate to initiate a fight and, equally with almost all terriers, it can be challenging to stop them. They’ll also get along easily with cats they’ve been raised with, but will chase after other cats and small […]

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