Dog Breeds

Do Biewer Terriers Shed?

When properly groomed and in good health, the long thick coat of the Biewer terrier sheds minimally. This pup is susceptible to much more than just shedding; however, without regular grooming or through poor nutrition.   The Biewer Terrier   The Biewer Terrier is a lesser-known breed and the result of breeding two Yorkshire Terriers with […]

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Do Shih Tzus Like Water?

The Shih Tzu is far from a water breed, and you certainly won’t find them dragging drowning victims to shore! This toy breed is not a fan of water, although, with the proper introduction, it is not unknown to see a Shih Tzu paddling away.   The Shih Tzu   Chinese tapestries from two thousand […]

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Shih Tzu Eye Problems

The Shih Tzu is prone to eye conditions because of the anatomy of their eyes and the hair that frames the face; however, some Shih Tzu eye problems are avoidable with proper genetic certification and grooming habits.   The Shih Tzu is susceptible to a variety of eye problems including: Cherry eye Trichiasis Entropion Progressive […]

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Do Shih Tzus Shed?

Yes, Shih Tzu’s do shed, but because they have hair rather than traditional fur, the Shih Tzu shedding pattern is more like human hair than canine fur!    Canine Shedding   Typically, dogs are known for Shedding significantly year-round and having two “blowout” sheds during spring and fall (like the Husky) or Shedding much less […]

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Australian Cattle Dog Rottweiler Mix

The Australian Cattle Dog Rottweiler mix is a new designer dog breed that combines the blockier head and black and tan markings of the Rottweiler, with the coat ticking and work drive of the Australian Shepherd for an industrious cattle dog and vigilant watchdog.   The Cattle Dog Rottweiler Mix   Bred from the Australian […]

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