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Parent Category: Domestic Dogs
After more than 12000 years of selective breeding, dogs come in more shapes and sizes than any other species on Earth. Today, there are more than 300 dog breeds, each having its breed standard and unique personality. In this category, you can find questions relating to a specific breed’s temperament, appearance, country of origin, height, weight, etc.
The condition is very important. For example, for American Gun Company, double barrel 410 with exposed hammers, if it's broken, rusty, or just plain used-up, $50 or less. If it's in near mint condition, it could go up to $400. Most in "average" condition will go for $200-$250. If it were a larger ga…
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It is easiest if you get a manual from AUTOBOOKSONLINE.COM This will help in other repairs.
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Herters was an importer headquartered in Minnesota from the early 1960's to 1979. I don't know of any way to find the actual manufacturer, but it is probably a close copy of some Smith & Wesson model, so a gunsmith could look through his spare parts bin and maybe come out with a pair that would …
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The loads may be unbalanced. In North America, the transformer has 3 wires coming from it into the house. The neutral wire is the center tap of the transformer. The other two wires are each 120 volts, 180 degrees out of phase. So if 220 volts is needed, the power is taken from those two 120 volt wi…
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Each person with allergies will react differently to different dogs, even different dogs in the same breed. Although, certain breeds are usually better tolerated by those with allergies to dogs, such as: Airedale terrier (The King of the Terriers) BasenjiBichon friseHaveneseIrish water spanielKeesho…
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Shih Tzus can be good dogs with proper medical care and discipline. They are prone to dental diseases (such as retained baby teeth) as well as eye problems and some forms of cancer. Because first time owners often display a tendency to treat this dog like a baby which can lead to dominance issues, t…
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It depends what you are allergic to. Most pet allergies are to the skin cells the animal sheds. In these cases a hairless dog such as the Mexican Hairless might be a good choice. If it is to the shed fur, a woolly coated dog like a poodle or bichon frise would be a good choice as they don't shed, b…
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It might not be the dog itself. It may be dander, dust, mites and other invisible pests caused by the addition of the dog and it may have taken this long for the "uninvited guests" to get out of control. Get an air purifier, change the filters in the furnace and bathe the dog on a regular basis.~ T
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I can answer this question. The answer is yes. Whiplash can cause your to clentch down on your teeth causing an impact. This impact can be uniformed and thus the damage teeth caused by the concussion injury may not be symptomatic for years (usually within two years). The injury causes an inflammatio…
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Answer You can determine your payback time by using your energy bills from the last 12 months. First look at three months during the summer, say June, July, August. Add the 3 months gas bills then divide this by 3. This gives you a average per month amount for the appliances other than the furnac…
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%DETAILS% it wasnt so much a revolt but Englands answer to keeping the Irish down. during the trouble times 1916-1922 the Irish Republician Brotherhood( I.R.B.)later the I.R.A. where a thorn in the side of the British government and so the British sent over a unit of 'elite'soldiers to sort out …
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I have this problem with my black Lab. It is impossible to see the vein, and very easy to clip too close. The vet suggested clipping a very small portion, and then waiting 5 days, clip another little bit, etc. Even if you nip them as long as you have a septic pencil or some such, the bleeding will …
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purebred dogs can cost from $300-$1000 usually scotties around $500. also try scottie rescue for about $120. DON"T BUY FROM PET STORES THAT BUY FROM PUPPY MILLS!!!!! Not all pet stores buy from puppy mills!!! I got my pomeranian form a pet shop.. The breeder that she came from is known as a ver…
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Small dogs are great, ones that don't need very regular assisted exercise, if you have a balcony, or access to an out door area where pets are permited then this is much more ideal, just be careful not to get a dog you don't have time for, they are social animals and usually need a lot of attention…
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Answer It usually happens when they poop after they get the shot. It should be dead worms. Also you sometimes need a two week follow up and possibly another shot. Check into that, otherwise the worms could come back and you'd have to start over. But yes, it is normal to see the worms coming out, …
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Dogs will sometimes "snort" or "hawk" a whooping sound like they are sucking in and out. Their heads will go down while they are doing this. This is normal in many dogs (just like us they get irritations once in awhile) and they love it if you message the lower part of the nose on the top and on the…
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It all depends on you.All types of Dogs are lovely and make great companions. It all depends on the owners. It is to be believed that calm owners have calm dogs. Just like babies.If it is important to you to have a papered puppy, do your research. Visit the A.K.C. OR the C.K.C. on line. Very informa…
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It's unusual to have zoster for a year, so I hope she is continuing to see a physician. I'm not sure if you meant that you were concerned all of the problems mentioned above were linked to one another, but I'm assuming you did not. Here are some suggestions: 1. Make sure her pain is under control; …
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Answer Irish Americans should firstly know where they come from and why their ancestors had to leave , they should know about Irish values, customs and traditions; they should know all about the struggles and hardships Ireland went through, especially in the 19th and 20th Century. They also shoul…
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A poodle is a curly haired dog that does not shed it's fur. It is hypoallergenic and is a good choice for allergy sufferers. They require regular grooming and need to be taken care of. They require a lot of love and attention and exercise. They love to play but are prone to inherited illnesses just …
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Answer Just a guess here but if it's anywhere near the stove it's probably grease from hamburgers or bacon. Try washing them off and see if they reappear later. If they are mud tubes, you may have termites, but not sure if they would appear that quickly.
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Dog's Armpits Dog's "sweat" through their exhale/breathing and through the pads on the bottom of their paws. It is not considered "sweating" anyway. Sweating in humans is to dampen the skin so that when the fluid evaporates it causes a cooling effect. Their main way to cool down is through panting …
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It is always a good idea to see your vet so they can visually determine the cause. Usually though puppies of that age that have not been neutered lick that area repeatedly. At my practice it is very common for male dogs to have red or abraded testicles from licking. They do this because they are ba…
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I have asthma and ive got a grayhound called sparcky!It's not the fur, but the pet dander that causes the reaction to asthma and allergies sufferes. Italian Greyhounds are hyper and great runners, so they aren't the best pet for children. On the Canadian Shopping Channel there is an excellent brush …
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Answer First off it's not the fur that bothers a person with allergies. You have to be sure it also suits your family's routine. An Italian Greyhound can be hyper (they are great racers) and high strung. They need quiet and I wouldn't class them as a good dog for a child. The other choice is a Bi…
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The best breed would have to be a schnauzer or a poodle because neither dogs shed and both breeds can come in miniature and toy which is great for apartment living. Also, both dogs are very social dogs. but the best dog would be a schnauzer i have one and my brother has asthma i have a schnoodle, …
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Most hamsters live 1-3 years. If you have a healthy hamster, it could live up to 5 years! So do the division. *The average lifespan of a human is 66 years. Your one year old hamster would be 16.5 years old! Your two year old hamster would be about 33 years old! Your three year old hamster would …
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ASK: History of the PitbullThen ask: How do the bloodlines work for pitbulls?
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It depends if the husky is a female or male. A female is an average of 55 lbs (25 kg) and a male an average of 60 lbs (27 kg ). This is an average, as unusually large females can weigh up to 85 lbs (38 kg), even when not overweight. A Siberian male husky generally weighs 45-60lbs. Females generall…
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If your puppy was from a good breeder they should have some information, but if they dont have any registration for the father you can always go your council and ask them what things should be done, if that does not work THEN BAD LUCK alright?? maybe next time you should know what sort of breeder yo…
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In 2005, 200 million. That is too many. Answer TO MANY!!!!
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Answer Your best bet is to go to the "Breeder's Club" for the type of breed you have and they can tell you where you can get the papers. All you need is verification that the dog is a blue-blood in that particular breed. Good luck Marcy
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i would suggest a dalmatian if you are loving, affectionate, caring,active and good tempered. they are by far the best dog breed but you may also want to consider a golden retreiver or if you would like smaller breeds you should go for jack Russel terrier or the medium sized German shepherd or borde…
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Answer i think you need to at lest buy 20 pairs of clothes that way if the baby gets sick or some the baby will have a change in clothes. Answer If you go onto a site like www.babyalpima.com and look under Gift Sets you can find onesies, jumpers, botties, hats, bibs all for one LOW price
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there were so many deaths for different reasons.one of the most comon was of disease. the soldiers had to walk through puddles of water, sometimes infected swamps, and they could possibly contract something through their feet.also, the conditions in the trenches were horrific.a lot of people died fr…
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The life span of dogs depends on: It varies. Generally smaller breed dogs live longer. There is a limit to this, as some mini's are genetic aberrations that die from defects as they age, often caused because some body parts/internal organs grow faster than the rest of the body, causing serious probl…
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One view:You can't unless you have a broody hen on eggs that are about to hatch. Put the little ducklings under that hen at night. You may have to take some of her eggs though, so you can put the ducklings in her nest. This has worked for some people but there's a possibility it won't work. It's jus…
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Answer NO CRAP. that is RAPE. that is just discusting and so wrong. he could go to prison for life. This will depend on the age of consent in your locality or the locality in which the intercourse occurred. you should be able to find this information at a local library or through google.
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There are a few reasons as to why they may be doing this. If it was one dog I would take a guess that it was allergies, however it is rare for two dogs in one family to have allergies. My second guess is they have have gotten into something they shouldn't have which could cause the skin irritation.T…
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If you bought your dog from a reputable breeder who had papers on the bitch and sire, they should have given you papers stating the dog's parents' names which you would send to the United Kennel Club or/and the American Dog Breeders' Association with a fee in order to register your puppy with whatev…
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You take him/her to a breeder and they will give you the anwser. Of you find out who is mom and dad are.   I don't think there's really any way you can know for sure, unless you bought your purebred dog 'with papers' from an AKC registered breeder. For mixed breeds, you can ask your vet and h…
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Answer I think dogs can eat cat food but cats cannot eat dog food, they must have cat food. The reason for this is that cats are unable to make all the vitamins they need and have to be given it in their food, dogs can. Dogs can be vegetarian, cats cannot because of this. Dog food will not har…
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her dog is a graet dane LOL only joking it's a Maltese  Looks like a Maltese to me
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Answer "No Sweat Dogs have difficulty in hot weather mainly because they do not perspire the same as people do. A dog's tongue is an integral part of its cooling system. They inhale cool air and expel hot. They perspire primarily through their tongue and a minimal amount through their paw pads an…
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The AKC does NOT register American Bulldogs. The American Bulldog is not a mixed breed and can be registered with both the NKC (national kennel club) and UKC (United Kennel Club). It is not recognized by the AKC for several reasons including the fact that the breed's original Breed club the ABA (Am…
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Any dog can have idiosyncrasies. It depends how strong the breed is, or if you get the dog from the SPCA or ASPCA. Dogs can have strange habits if they have been abandoned, beaten, neglected, starved, left to fend for itself, or had several owners. Dogs and cats aren't really any different than huma…
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Longest Tailed Chicken The Japanese Onagadori has the longest tail.  2nd Longest Tailed Chicken The chicken with the longest tail and tail feather is the Japanese phoenix rooster, it tail feathers have a record length of 20 feet long.
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You may be self conscious about your height, but there is nothing you can do about it if it is in your genes to be shorter than you want. Things that will stunt your growth: drugs, extreme diet changes (people in sports often eat a lot, then starve, then eat, etc), extreme training for any sport (yo…
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If you go on: www.google.comType in: Breeders for _________(put breed of your dog down) in ___________(the town and State you live in.You will get lots of breeders on the web and you can contact them. I will warn you that although some breeders can be very fussy to a fault, that means they are conce…
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Since a "dead leg" or "charley horse" is a contusion or twisting of the mussel the first thing you should do is find a way to get off the leg quick.I recommend a place to sit.Then you should first massage the area, by then it should be gone.If not introduce ice to the area.Doing this can help preven…
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Interesting question; the only real way to answer this is by estimating an average. It is an impossible question to answer with a solid answer.I will use Canada as an example here.there are approximately 2 doctors for every 1000 people here in Canada. (60,000) there are approximately 8 nurses for ev…
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Cross-breeding can produce nice fry, but in many cases unless you are a breeder, the majority of the fry may not survive due to the amount of cross-breeding that has occurred already to get many of the breeds we see these days.
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There is 1 celebrity who everybody in the world should know, even if you are living out on the streets or don't have a TV. 1. MICHAEL JORDAN
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See Web Links to the right Telling the difference between a purebreed and a mixed breed can sometimes be tough. If you received the dog from a Privately licensed breeder who was able to provide documentation of the dog's pedigree then chances are it is a purebreed. If you received the dog from …
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The answer is Canis familiaris. All breeds of domestic dog have the same scientific name, including the Chihuahua.
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The correct answer is 1636 but I don't know when that year . I know this from a book.
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Dogs K-9 Refers ToPolice dogs or military dogs, the K-9 unit is the designation for a dog and his handler (if you say K-9 it sounds just like canine, a word for dog.) These can be drug dogs, search and rescue dogs or dogs in any military or police capacity.Here is more from WikiAnswers contributors:…
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It really depends on who is asking. Labradors are known to be great family dogs but they are big. Another Answer It really depends what your home environment is. Some other factors to think about are how much space you have for a dog to exercise in, how often you'd be home to take care of it, groom…
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Well, if i would have to make that choice I would decide on a less destructive dog if the breed has any reputation and further on .... here are some of my advice: Labrador Cocker Spaniel Pug English Setter Newfoundland (for one who likes giant breeds) Beagle However, it really depends what yo…
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It could be a skin condition that you should have check by the vet, he could have some sort of skin parasite. Answer Akitas in general do shed. And most dogs will blow their coats twice a year, where it seems like you've done nothing but pick up dog furballs for an eternity. That said, if the do…
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This isn't really history of it, but how to get in. The requirements in the US Navy for becoming a Blue Nose is to spend 28 days north of the Arctic Circle. Once your time has passed that you can join there is a bit of a ceremony. This ceremony is a tradition and isn't told to non Blue Nose people. …
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Yes. One of the BEST BREEDS are GREAT PYRENEES. they have 2 coats. one keeps them warm the other keeps them cool. However, like the next poster says temps for dogs and humans are different so you don't leave even a great Pyrenees out on 100 degree weather thinking it will stay cool. Answer Thick co…
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Types of Pit Bulls This question is rather open as it does not indicate what you mean by "type." Do you mean as in color? (e.g. red nose, blue nose, etc.) Do you mean by bloodline? (e.g. Greyline, Jeep, Gotti, etc.) Do you mean by use? (illegal gaming/fighting versus weight-pulling, obedience, et…
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If your "mate" is married and does not plan on divorce now then you have to make the decision on if you want to keep the baby or not.Do NOT make the mistake of thinking a married man will just leave his wife for you and a baby. If he did, why would you want him anyway? So many women fall for the "my…
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Unlike a previous poster (poser!) suggested, do not ever give your dog Tylenol or Motrin !You can cool your dog by applying towels that have been rinsed in cool water to the hairless parts of the belly of your dog around his/her armpits and belly. You can also lightly spray your dog with cool water …
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It may surprise you, but Cocker Spaniels are right near the top of the list... and have been for seven or eight years now. Most of the bites reported tend to be from large dogs, and that's simply because they do the most damage. However, I wouldn't be at all shocked to learn that the real "bite lead…
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They don't.If your puppy does, I would seek council with your vet. A healthy pup doesn't suffer from tremors.For more information on Chihuahuas, visit http://www.chihuahualovers.com/  Answer 4:  That is a very good question! Many Chihuahuas do shiver or have tremors. There isn't realy a …
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Buying an Inexpensive Yorkshire Terrier Why not keep your eye out at the local shelters? One in every four dogs who come through are purebreeds. In addition, you may find a dog you fall in love with regardless of his lineage. Tens of thousands of dogs are killed each year because people get hung up …
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No, West Highland White Terriers are not available in Nintendogs.
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4 Lug to 5 LugYou will just need the 5 lug rotors, and 5 lug Wheel hub's. They are both easy and pretty cheap to get from A) a junk yard if your lucky, B) your local Nissan dealership C) through a website that sells them.
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This depends on what purpose the dog has to you. Here are the major points that you can base your decisions on - As a family pet? This depends. As a general rule, mutts will excel in this category far beyond pure-breds. This is because they are mixed - therefore, they don't have any few particul…
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You can register with CKC. You need pictures and witnesses to show that the dog is purebred. Unless you got the puppy from a good breeder (they will always give you the papers so you know who the parents are) then I doubt you are going to find out much about the parents. If you love your pet it do…
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Tennis is popular in Australia because it has always been the most popular sport in Australia since it was introduced in 1870's. It is a great spectator sport.
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Dances originating in Spain Dancing is a form of sport so therefore the Paso Doble is a sport that originated in Spain. it is based on the man being the matador (bull fighter) and the woman being the cape or the bull, sometimes she can be a matador as well. Another dance originating from Spain thoug…
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Rough collie (scottish)
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Strange question - try eBay. I'm not sure how much it will sell for or who would buy it. If you're going to be able to sell it, the Interneti d probably the most likely. But if you can't sell it, you could try donating it to Locks to Love. They're a non-for-prfit orgganization who makes wigs from hu…
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See below. Also, instead of contacting a no-kill rescue agency, you may want to see your local county's animal shelter, as MANY German Shepherds are in each one! You can go to your local shelter and bring your buddy home- at my shelter, most of the dogs are shepherds. :) Answer Go online to: www.go…
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First off, a dog (or any animal capable of inflicting severe bodily harm or kill) like that is no different than someone waving an unloaded handgun, a machete or any other sort of potential weapon in his front yard taunting people and joking. Sure toy breeds yap and jump like little insane clowns, …
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Vitamin A - Antioxidant that helps produce healthy sebum in the scalp. Food sources: Fish liver oil, meat, milk, cheese, eggs, spinach, broccoli, cabbage, carrots, apricots and peaches. Daily Dose: 5,000 IU. Warnings: More than 25,000 IU daily is toxic and can cause hair loss and other serious healt…
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Well I'm 11-years old and i weigh 90 pounds and i think I'm really fat!!! I'm 4'11.
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Answer Shampoos with oatmeal. Most good pet stores carry this product or you can go to any "Nature's Store" and get it. It calms the skin (many small dogs can have sensitive skin) and also makes the fur soft and easier to manage. Be sure to rinse well so no suds are left on the dog. If you have a…
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I am surprised your vet knows so little about this type of dog and doesn't appear to be very helpful. I am not familiar with this breed, but had no problem bringing up "the secrets of skin conditions rarely spoken out by breeders" re the Dogue De Bordeaux. After you read the info below please go on…
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Definitely Bichon Frise or a Shih Tzu. Bichons can weight up to 22 lbs., or less and Shih Tzu's can weight 6 - 15 pounds at most and are playful and loving. They are small, so don't need much room to run around.Cairn Terriers can weight in at 10 lbs., to 17 lbs. (females are always smaller) and are …
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Having a Dog in an ApartmentIt can be done but you will have to take the extra effort of taking the dog for extra walks to release energy. It's an extra hassle because you can't just open the back door and play around. You have to take the dog to areas designated for dogs to "go", keep him on a leas…
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A rabbit might repeatedly lick its lips for many different reasons.If your rabbit is doing this, look for other signs of ill-health -- see the related question below for details.If you notice other bad signs, bring the rabbit to your usual "rabbit-savvy" vet as soon as possible. But, if in all othe…
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There are both beef and dairy breeds (over 900 breeds in the world): - Holstein - Hereford - Brahman - Red Sindhi - Sahiwal - Tharparkar - Dajal - Brown Swiss - Angus - Red Angus - Ancient White Park - American White Park - Canadienne - Dutch Belted - Florida Cracker/Pineywoods - Mil…
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Review the AKC standard, but also familiarize yourself with the conformation of winning chihuahuas by attending shows as a spectator and viewing photos of champions online.
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Adam Lukoki is the most famous rapper in the world. No studies are shown to prove this, but in my opinion, Eminem is the most famous rapper in the world.
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Check the fuel filter. Check the big rubber hose on the air intake. It is about 3 inches diameter on top right side of motor. It may have a hole in the bottom side of it where you can't see it. Feel under it. At first I duct taped mine and it ran lots better. I finally replaced it and had no …
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You can always base the name on the appearance of the A.B. I know some A.B's have 1/2 white 1/2 brown face so consider, Spot, or Marble (as in Marble Cake). You can name your dog Spot as well. Tanner is a good option, as is Comet. You can also name your dog human names: Cody, Kimmy etc. There is als…
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It can look more like a lab or chow depending on what they inherit more of. I have a lab chow mix he has black spots on his tongue and is medium in size with a curly back and coarse hair. not ugly @ all
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Answer See the vet immediately! Dogs can get cancer on their teats. My sister-in-law had a dog with cancer of two teats and it was successfully operated on saving the dogs life. She could have had a hard time giving birth and something could be wrong inside of her. Get to that vets!
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There are over 150 breeds registered with the American Kennel Club, and that doesn't include every breed in the world (of which there are hundreds more, not including those that are not yet classified)! The 25 most popular breeds, in order of popularity, as shown by registration with the AKC are: R…
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Labrador Retriever Golden RetrieverMaltesePointerBeagleBoston TerrierPit BullBuldogPugCorgiPoodlePomeranianShih TzuCocker SpanielJack Russell TerrierGerman ShepardChihuahuaDobermannDachshundCollieBasset HoundBoxerHuskySaint BernardMiniature Schnauzer
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No because they can be very aggresive to other dogs if not trained properly, but if they are trained well, they can be friendly to small dogs. Answer: The previous answer is not true, mastiffs are very people friendly and dog friendly. They will only attack if they feel threaten by the person/dog. T…
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Raw is Best Bullies have the same nutritional requirements as any other member of the Canine family. They are mainly meat eaters, but do benefit from some plant matter. Your best bet is to look into feeding a raw diet. If you do a search online for BARF (biologically appropriate raw foods) you'll…
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