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10 Yorkie Dog Clocks

Yorkshire terriers, or Yorkies, originated in Scotland, but are bred in England and used to hunt rats. Since they are so small and light, owners do not mind having them on their laps nearly all day. This bonding activity actually transforms this lap dog into a bright, playful, and loyal companion pet. 1. Yorkie and […]

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Differences Between Border Collies And Collies

by The Word Factory Ltd The Collie is an AKC registered dog breed. The following article reviews the breed. Border Collies and Collies are dog breeds often confused with each other. Both were originally bred in England and Scotland as farming and herding dogs. Although they have some similarities, they could not be more different […]

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Compulsory microchips for all dogs in Scotland

Sorry, Readability was unable to parse this page for content. dogs – Yahoo! News Search Results Subscribe to the HuffPost Today: http://goo.gl/xW6HG Watch More HuffPost Mashups Here: http://goo.gl/zZlXH Nobody likes a bully. But when they have sharp cla… Video Rating: 4 / 5 Fleece Lined Hemp Dog Leash Fleece Lined Hemp Dog Leash. This eco-friendly […]

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Paddy, a gassed case

Paddy, a gassed case Image by National Library of Scotland Bandaged dog that worked in the front line trenches, in France, during World War I. With bandages on all four paws, this dog – called ‘Paddy’ – carried out a range of hazardous duties in a front line trench, despite the shellfire and poison gas. […]

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Military Police had their work cut out to keep the dogs off the parade ground

Military Police had their work cut out to keep the dogs off the parade ground Image by National Library of Scotland Two military police dogs and their handler, during World War I. Two dogs are straining to escape this soldier. He is alone down the front of the field and silhouetted against the hill in […]

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Dominion journalists visit messenger dog depot in France

Dominion journalists visit messenger dog depot in France Image by National Library of Scotland The value of war photography is not restricted to capturing the conditions and consequences of battles; it also records the more curious or obscure details of life during wartime. This is one such detail, a field of lines of individual kennels, […]

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War messenger dog in the front area swimming across a canal to reach its master and deliver a message

War messenger dog in the front area swimming across a canal to reach its master and deliver a message Image by National Library of Scotland Messenger dog paddling across a canal to reach its handler, in France, during World War I. The dog pictured swimming across this canal worked as a messenger dog in the […]

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Dog delivering a message, a shell hole being used as a temporary post

Dog delivering a message, a shell hole being used as a temporary post Image by National Library of Scotland Messenger dog bringing a message to soldiers in a shell hole in France, during World War I. A dog-handler unfastening the collar of a messenger dog, so as to read the message that has been sent […]

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Messenger dogs with their keepers going across country up to the front line

Messenger dogs with their keepers going across country up to the front line Image by National Library of Scotland Messenger dogs and their handlers marching to the Front, in France, during World War I. Straining at the leash, these messenger dogs and their keepers are apparently on their way to the front line trenches. In […]

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Messenger dog base just behind the line

Messenger dog base just behind the line Image by National Library of Scotland Messenger dogs on parade outside their kennels, in France, during World War I. Messenger dogs and their handlers stand beside some kennels close to the front line. Rolled up messages placed inside waterproof containers would have been attached to the collars of […]

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