A typical dog has 42 permanent adult. Poor oral hygiene can lead to gum abscess and disease that can take several years off their life, so regular, at home dental care is an important part of pet care.
Portuguese Water dogs are one of several breeds of dogs that have webbed feet….the others are:
Akita, Brussels Griffon, Chesapeake Bay Retriever, Chinook, Field Spaniel, German Shepherd, German Shorthaired Pointer, German Wirehaired Pointer, Irish Water Spaniel, Labrador Retriever, Leonberger, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever, Otterhound, Plott Hound,Redbone Coonhound, Spanish Water Dog, Weimaraner, Wirehaired Pointing Griffon.
January 14th is national Dress up your pet Day, so Dahlia is showing off her summer look……
In Greek mythology, Cerebus s the 3 headed hound that protects the gates of Hades (Hell); capturing/killing Cerebus was the 12th (and most dangerous) task assigned to Hercules;and even though he was not allowed to use weapons, he was able to complete his assignment..That Hercules was quite a guy!