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SPECIALIST BREED SPECIFIC DOG SHAMPOO TO HIT SHELVES

By Ripley

Specialist have hit the dog world and the shelves of pet lovers everywhere after creating a breed specific shampoo that is set to hit pet stores near you. The initial trial of these shampoos are set to target several breeds that are notorious for difficult skin and coat management. Those breeds include Yorki and German […]

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Kennel Club Welcomes New Scottish Laws To Protect Dog Welfare

By Ripley

The Scottish Government set of laws to protect and improve dog welfare. The Scottish Government’s decision to introduce an exemption for working dogs under tail docking regulations will allow for certain working dogs to be docked at birth to avoid tail injury in later life. Additionally, the government also banned the use of electric shock […]

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Merle Pugs Not Eligible for Registration

By Ripley

Recently the Kennel Club has agreed to the aspect that they will not be accepting the registration of Merle Pugs. This also includes those that have been imported from overseas which has followed the request from the Pug Breed Council. This decision is part in due to the reason because Merle is not a naturally […]

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Kennel Club Survey Finds Businesses Benefit From Being Dog Friendly

By Ripley

Recently a Kennel Club survey had found that businesses benefit from being dog friendly in particular. Some of the findings included that seventy one percent of businesses benefited and gained new customers after implementing new dog friendly policies. Another find in particular was that half of the businesses found that guests stayed longer per visit […]

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Man banned after three dogs die in hot car

By Ripley

Jonathan Theobald is no longer allowed to keep animals until 2026 because he left his three dogs, two Staffordshire Bull Terriers and a Stafford cross, in a hot Volkswagen, without ventilation or water, for five hours while working out at the gym. All of the dogs died. He was also given an 18-week prison sentence […]

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Greater Swiss Mountain Dog To Change Name

By Ripley

Recently the general committee agreed that the breed nomenclature for the Greater Swiss Mountain dog is going to change its name to Great Swiss Mountain Dog. This particular matter is supposed to take effect on January first 2017. This particular breed was first recognized by the Kennel Club back in 2008. When that happened it […]

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Canicross Recognised By The Kennel Club

By Ripley

Recently the Kennel Club has added canicross as on of the official recognized Kennel Club canine activities. This particular activity that is very popular among people across the country is a great way in order for people to keep fit and stay healthy with dogs. Since there are over eight point five million dogs in […]

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Puppy billboard created to raise awareness of illegal trade

By Ripley

When it comes to illegal trades there are some things that you should be aware of. Recently there has been a puppy billboard that was created in order to raise awareness of illegal puppy smuggling trade. People are free to take a puppy off the board which reveals a message underneath it. People who pick […]

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