Hairless Dogs: The Naked Truth

Hairless Dogs The Naked Truth, a book by Amy Fernandez and Kelly Rhae Self-Published, 1999 available at Amazon Although I have mentioned this book a couple of times before, I have never reviewed it.This review is actually a summary of my opinions on the whole subject. The Hairless Gene comes from Mexico. I absolutely love

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Itzquintle and Techichi

I love to muse on American dog prehistory. What genes did the early dogs bring with them?  Were they primarily dogwolves, not much changed from the wolf in looks, except for size? (It appears small dogs were cultivated from the very earliest days- probably from small Middle Eastern wolves as their wolf stock.) Did they

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The Philosophy of Dog.

Day of the Dead Dog, commercially available online Everyone who has an opinion about dogs bases the opinion on his/her belief system about dogs. Many dog owners have very simple belief systems about dogs. Some believe dogs are their surrogate children. This belief affects every behavior toward the dog. Some people believe they should have

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A True History of the AKC Chihuahua Dog

A typical Techichi aka deer Chihuahua The true history of the modern AKC Chihuahua dog began in 1884 when the first so called Chihuahuas were exhibited in NYC. These were within years of the first trains to El Paso Texas, and Tucson Arizona in 1881. In 1888, one of the most famous curmudgeons of the

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