The term “designer dogs” appeared at the turn of the 20th century, and representatives of this direction of pets are becoming increasingly popular. The main feature of designer pets is the combination of the best qualities of their parents, who belong to different breeds. In addition, designer dog breeds are mostly hypoallergenic, deciding on the establishment of animals in people with allergic reactions.
History of Origin
Unusual pets began to be raised in the 50s of the 20th century at the court of Elizabeth II in England. Then, the dachshund and Corgi were used as the initial “material”. The result of their crossing was an unusual puppy, who was called “Dorgi”. In the 60s, the experiment of selectors continued. Dog handlers decided to cross spaniels and poodles, having received a funny and pretty animal – a cockapu. Continue reading
Dogo Argentino belongs to the class of service dogs. The main purpose of the dog is hunting for big game (wild boar, puma, jaguar, etc.). Most often, a whole pack of dogs and representatives of other breeds participate in hunting, but it should be noted that the “Argentinean” is very hardy and strong, he can chase after prey for a long time and always comes out victorious in the fight.
As for appearance, the dog is more than good here. He has an athletically built body with well-developed muscles. This is a fairly large dog with a large skull. She has a strong and strong neck and powerful jaw. The coat is short and shiny, exceptionally white. Continue reading
Good owners understand their dog without words, but in order to learn this, you need to form a trusting relationship with your pet from an early age.
Even the smallest puppy comes to you with a certain experience and a certain model of behavior that may not suit you. And to get rid of his “bad habits”, it takes a long patient work and knowledge of the basics.
HOW TO UNDERSTAND THE DOG?
The character of the pet is composed of genotype, temperament, previous experience, learning ability, and each dog, of course, is unique. Therefore, it is impossible to determine some general scheme for raising a puppy. Continue reading