Dog Shows

    June 15, 2010 by  
    Filed under Activities & Fun

    When dog fanciers talk about dog shows, they are most often talking about conformation trials, although dogs may also compete in obedience trials or any number of sporting events.  The world of conformation showing is unlike any other in the pet world.  It is a fiercely competitive environment coupled with exhibitors who are very generous […]

    Choosing the Right Dog for Your Family

    June 8, 2010 by  
    Filed under New Dog

    Throughout history, dogs have been used for many purposes.  Some are great hunters, others are wonderful companions, while still others herd and others guard home and hearth.  In our automated society, we often don’t need a dog to perform any of these functions, but it is wise to consider a dog’s ancestral origins before deciding […]