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English Toy Spaniel Breed Standard & info

English Toy Spaniel   Description The English Toy Spaniel is a small, square-shaped spaniel. The round head is large in proportion to the dog. The muzzle is very short, with a pushed back nose and extra skin under the eyes. The stop is deep and well-defined. The black nose is large with wide nostrils. The […]

Coton de Tulear Breed Standard & info

Coton de Tulear   Description “Coton” is the French word for cotton. Like the name suggests, the most conspicuous feature of the Coton de Tulear is its coat, which is cottony or fluffy rather than silky. It has a long topcoat. The fluffy hair covers the thin, lightly-muscled forelegs. Colors come in white and black, […]

Chinese Crested Breed Standard & info

Chinese Crested   Description There are two distinct varieties of the Chinese Crested Dog, the “hairless” and the “powderpuff.” The hairless variety is just that: hairless, except for its feet, head and tail. The “powderpuff” has a long, soft coat. Some breeders to this day “bucket,” as they call it, the powderpuffs when they are […]

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Breed Standard & info

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel   Description The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is a well-proportioned little dog. The head is slightly rounded, the muzzle full, tapering a little with a shallow stop. The nose is black. The teeth meet in a scissors bite. The dark brown eyes are round and set well apart with dark eye […]

American Eskimo Dog (Toy) Breed Standard & info

American Eskimo Dog (Toy)   Description The American Eskimo is a beautiful, small to medium-size Nordic-type dog that looks like a miniature Samoyed. There are three varieties: toy, miniature and standard. That means there is an Eskie for all interests and house sizes. The American Eskimo has a wedge-shaped head with muzzle and skull about […]

Affenpinscher Breed Standard & info

  Affenpinscher Description The  is a small dog with a shaggy, wiry-type coat. The hair on the face is longer than the rest of the body giving it a distinct look. It is a smaller version of a working terrier and is not a delicate dog. It has a square body, with a moderately broad, […]

Dog clothing Size Chart: How to measure your dog to fit apparel perfectly !

Dog Clothing Size Chart Just like us, dogs in every breed come in different weights and sizes. Make sure to measure your pup before buying clothing online to make sure it will fit. Pet it Dog Apparel comes in sizes XXS – XL  PLUS M+, L+ and XL + for wider chested breeds. If your […]

Luxating Patella or Floating Kneecap – Patellar Luxation

What is the Patella? The patella is the bone we know as the knee cap. The knee cap for dogs and humans both sit in the same place A groove in the end of the femur allows the patella to glide up and down when the knee joint is bent back and forth. The patella […]

Teacup Chihuahuas

Teacup Chihuahuas, sleeve dog, pocket dog, purse dog, lap dog, micro teacup, micro mini’s….. Teacup chihuahuas, are they real? Teacup chihuahuas are not their own breed, it is a commonly used term too describe the weight and size of a chihuahua. Although not an ‘official’ classification of the breed (As set out by the major […]

Picking A Puppy

 what puppy is right for me? How do I choose the right puppy for me? Picking a puppy for you and your family is a big choice, so big that we often forget how to really choose the right one that will suit your family dynamics. You need to ask the right questions to the […]