Архивы за месяц March, 2008

Goat farming has been around for centuries

Goat farming has been around for centuries. Ever since man discovered that this animal could be a source of food, drink and clothing, raising goats has become a form of livelihood for many people. Goat farming is so adaptable that wherever you look in the world, you will surely find a goat raising industry in [...]

Dachshunds, like all modern breeds of dog we are used to seeing today, were initially bred for a specific task

Dachshunds, like all modern breeds of dog we are used to seeing today, were initially bred for a specific task. Breeders and breed enthusiasts work with breeds to bring out desirable traits that will benefit their breed’s respective duties and skills, and to quell those that are undesirable or non-beneficial. The Dachshund in particular was [...]

The sport of dog agility has so much going for it that it’s a shame our equipment needs aren’t as simple as those who crochet or collect stamps

The sport of dog agility has so much going for it that it’s a shame our equipment needs aren’t as simple as those who crochet or collect stamps. Instead, we need jumps, teeters, tunnels, more jumps, weave poles, etc. And a storage area for all those pieces.

The first time the cairn terrier was presented publicly was in 1909

The first time the Cairn terrier was presented publicly was in 1909. The breed did not really gain popularity until the 1930′s, even though it has been around since the 1500′s.They are one of the original terriers from Scotland, and have some influence on the Skye terrier, the West Highland White and the Scottish terriers. [...]

The use of drugs on the pets is not very safe at times

The use of drugs on the pets is not very safe at times. One needs to be extra careful in selecting drugs for pets, because there is no substitute to the comfort and health of the pet. With regard to the care of cats, one needs to be a step ahead in care as the [...]