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Man's Best Friend: Pugs

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Man's Best Friend: Pugs

Our weekly breed spotlight on a type of dog that we love Pugs originated in China and became dogs of royalty in Europe They are great companions and lap dogs to chill with Pugs are low maintenance dogs and good for small spaces due to their chill nature, but they will want some time to play and be energetic With socialization, pugs are good for kids, other dogs and cats,etc.

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Man's Best Friend: Great Danes and Poodles

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Man's Best Friend: Great Danes and Poodles

Our weekly breed spotlight on a type of dog that we love- Holiday Edition being dogs that would be great for adoption for families and children, especially this time of year! Great Dane   Great Danes are one of the tallest dogs They are crossbreeds of English Mastiff and Irish Wolfhounds Great Danes were called German Mastiffs until the 19th century Great Danes are gentle when given training, especially early on in their life Scooby Doo was based off of a Great Dane Poodle There are three sizes of Poodles: Standard, Miniature and Toy Poodles have one layer of fur,...

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Man's Best Friend: Holiday Edition

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Man's Best Friend: Holiday Edition

Our weekly breed spotlight on a type of dog that we love- Holiday Edition being dogs that would be great for adoption for families and children, especially this time of year! Bulldog There are a few different breeds, the most common are British or English Bulldogs Most Bulldogs are friendly and patient and create strong bonds with families and children The Bulldog is the mascot of the United States Marine Corp Bulldogs are also the mascot of 39 universities in the United States   Beagle The Beagle is a small size hound dog used often for hunting  Their size is...

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Man's Best Friend: Golden Retriever

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Man's Best Friend: Golden Retriever

  Origin comes from Scotland Named for their ability to gather game that has been shot with minimal damage All variations of Golden Retrievers are gold, yellow or blonde in color The inner layer of fur is water resistant There are America, Canadian and British types of Golden Retrievers     Image Source: Wikipedia          

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Man's Best Friend: Boston Terrier

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Man's Best Friend: Boston Terrier

Our weekly breed spotlight on a type of dog that we love   Boston Terrier Boston Terriers were known as "The Little American Gentlemen" in the 19th century, namely due to their tuxedo looking fur These dogs are usually 12-17" tall at the shoulder and are built very sturdy Being smaller, Boston Terriers are good for children, older adults and small spaces like apartments Terriers are quite agile dogs that are part of canine sports and also make good therapy dogs

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