Animal Fact: As frogs swallow they close and retract their eyes which helps push their meal down.
Vital Statistics: Place of Origin: Russia Group: Working Height: males 21-23.5 in., females 19-21 in. Weight: males 50-65 lbs., females 40-55 lbs Life span: 12-16 yrs. Trainability: high Good with children: yes Good with other pets: yes The Samoyed dog takes its name from the Samoyedic peoples of Siberia. These nomadic reindeer herders bred the […]
Dogs are geniuses when it comes to reading us and our intentions. Without being aware, humans give many cues to dogs of what we’re about to do or say. The tone of voice, facial expressions, body movements, even smell, all are indicators to dogs of what our intentions are and what we are feeling. Of […]
The American Saddlebred is a popular parade mount and often used for trail riding. It has a comfortable gait and a steady temperament. In horse shows, it is most commonly seen in Saddle seat style riding, and in various types of driving. Where did the Saddlebred get its start? In the 1830s, the Kentucky Saddler […]