April 25, 2014 posted by Editor
The Labrador Retriever was originally called the St. John’s Newfoundland.
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April 24, 2014 posted by Editor
Foxhounds may be the oldest breed of dog in America. They are recorded in the colonies in 1650. George Washington was an early fancier.
April 23, 2014 posted by Editor
Bear, an 11-year-old Golden Retriever, was the first search and rescue dog on the scene of the World Trade Center tragedy on September 11, 2001.He worked 18-hour days in the beginning looking for survivors.
April 22, 2014 posted by Editor
The Cardigan Welsh Corgi may be the oldest breed in the British Isles. They may have been brought to Wales by invading Celts around 1200 BC.
April 21, 2014 posted by Editor
The Bloodhound takes it name from the fact that, at one time, it could only be owned by people of “blood," or the well-born, blue-blooded folk.
April 20, 2014 posted by Editor
Superman’s dog was named Krypto.
April 19, 2014 posted by Editor
The official mascot of the University of Tennessee is a Blue Tick Hound named Smokey.