If your dog was choking at this very moment, would you know what to do?
As a responsible dog owner you want to be prepared for emergencies. If you notice your dog behaving out of the normal, take action. Have ready the number of your local emergency animal hospital and know in advance where it’s located, just in case it’s after hours and your regular vet is closed. It’s also a good idea to have a dog first aid kit and book handy. You’ll want to become familiar with some basic first aid. Continue reading First Aid For Your Doberman→
On February 14 and 15, the 2011 Westminster Kennel Dog Show took place in New York. Created in 1877, this was the 135th show, making it the oldest purebred dog show. The dogs entered are judged against their breed standard. The doberman has won the Westminster Best In Show four times: 1939, 1952, 1953, 1989.
As usual the Westminster Dog Show attracted PETA, the controversial animal rights group. They protested outside the event, holding signs that read “Breeders Kill Shelter Dogs Chances”. Continue reading Westminster Dog Show 2011→