Barking Yorkshire Terriers

Training for Yorkie Barking Issues Do problems arise when sirens are heard? Does your puppy bark when the doorbell rings? These are common, as well as other “triggers” such as someone walking by the home…whatever your dog senses as a disturbance that is important enough to warrant verbal action from them. The dog will use… Read more »

Golden Retriever Fact

They love the water. Their inherent affinity toward the water and water-repellent outer coat makes golden retrievers the perfect four-legged friend to take out for a swim at the lake or walk in the winter.

Yorkie Fact

Traditional Yorkie Coat Pup VS Adult – The Changes that Will Occur Your will notice that your Yorkie’s coat is darker when they are younger. The coloring will be black and tan. In some cases the pup will appear to be solid however there should be some secondary color, even if it is a very… Read more »

Golden Retriever Fact

They’re full of energy. Whether out for a jog or a hike, golden retrievers love to go outdoors. A fair amount of daily exercise is recommended for these athletic canines.

Labrador Fact

History: Early in the 1800s, some of the multipurpose dogs used in North America (mostly Canada) by hunters were shipped back to England. Many of these “water dogs” were of the Newfoundland type, but the smaller ones were often designated “St John’s” dogs. In England, the breed was developed and refined (probably with some flat-coated… Read more »

Golden Retriever Fact

Their sense of smell is impeccable. Few will be able to “outsniff” a golden retriever. Their keen sense of smell makes them well-suited to serve as narcotic detection dogs in police units.

Yorkie Fact

Shedding – The Process of Renewal This breed does not have a “typical” shedding phase…However, this does not meant that hairs do not ever fall out! The body pushes out older hairs and replaces them with new ones on a never ending continual basis. This happens in such a slow cycle that one never really… Read more »

Yorkie Fact

Different Types of Coat Aside for hypoallergenic qualities, there are other reasons why the Yorkie coat is referred to as hair and not fur. Many breeds have a double coat (2 different layers, both an undercoat and an overcoat). This breed however, has 1 single layer of growth, similar to humans. A quality dog, with… Read more »

Labrador Fact

Labrador retrievers are practically waterproof. Labrador retrievers are made for the water, from their webbed toes to their rudder-like tail. But what makes them ready for even the most chilly water is their double coat. The breed has a distinctive coat that is made of an outer layer of dense, straight longer hairs and an… Read more »