Letters from the Front Line:Jen Robinson: Great article! You haven’t yet listed inability to free whelp. In the reading I’ve done, this highly prevailent (<80%) in a few breeds, notably Boston, Frenchie, pug and British bulldog. Is this part of...RSCollies: Good stuff and relevant when deciding on what to fix, if possible, in breeds. Of course to fix these defining qualities has the possibility of either redefining their look and standards, or them becoming something new to...Anton: I was travelling around Rajahstan last few weeks and one of the things I found most fascinating were the animals. You can’t travel literally more than a few meters without seeing scores of dogs, monkey , cow, buffalo,...Kathy: Well, Chris we are being taken care of by the Sovereign Father and first case outside the region confirmed in Texas.Kathy: Hi Chris: I just read a very lay language article wish to share. Can Dogs get Ebola virus? Decided to share http://www.petplace.com/dogs/e bola-virus-can-your-dog-get-it /page1.aspx?utm_source=Newslet ters&utm_medium=email&...Heidi: Hi, I have a peke which definitely is an awesome companion and definitely has had terrible Health problems. The only reason i have this breed is because i adopted it in a shelter. as much as I love my peke and could not part from...Patty Coyne: I shared this well written blog with other toy dog people. Toy dogs are so often the recipient of anthropomorphisms. Thank you for your great research and posting of the topic. Appreciating dogs for being dogs is a good...Pai: …what the hell did I just read!? Holy crap.Linda Griggs: I agree. This disparagement of a mentally ill person is out of hand. This rape is in the writer’s cruel imagination. You could just as easily imagine that Dukes may have believed he was there to commune with nature....Kathy: I realize this is a grim topic for us dog lovers but are the readers taking the position this won’t happen here in the United States? We are not being liberal activists ..dog meat is not in our American culture or is it? It...Kathy: Chris: I was surprised going through your Archives to see this which no one has responded. Are your readers not aware that through new cultures of immigrants level and illegal history is repeating itself here in the United States?
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