What to take when traveling with your pet
Before you buy that new pup -- research the breed(s) you're interested in and find out if they will fit your lifestyle:
American Kennel Club American Rare Breed Association BestDog
DigitalDog Dog Fancy
Nestle Purina PetCare The Petcare Information Center United Kennel Club


Find a dog friendly landlord

Puppy Tips

Health Issues:
Vaccination Schedule
Links to articles on CRATE TRAINING
Fun Stuff:
Top 50 Breeds of 2002

A Dog's Diary

Great canine moments in the 20th Century
Caring for your dog:
To Leash or not to leash:  If you love your dog, leash your dog.
Choosing the right collar and leash  


  • That the normal canine temperature is 101.5'F or 39'C

  • That chocolate and onions are toxic to dogs

  • That the normal canine gestation period is 9 weeks

  • That canines have 28 baby teeth and 42 permanent teeth

  • That canines have 7 blood groups

  • That dogs may be infected by human or bovine tuberculosis

  • That neutering and spaying does not cause obesity

  • That a litter of pups does not make a bitch more mature and settled

  • That the normal scratching rate for a dog is 4 times /sec

  • That the heaviest dog weighed 310 lbs

  • That the largest litter was 23

  • That at the largest dog show 14,618 dogs were exhibited