Interesting pets articles

Facts for cats – Part 2

… 11. Cats sleep 16-18 hours a day. When not sleeping they are just lounging half of the time. 12. The oldest cat in the world lived 34 years. 13. Among all mammals the cats have the biggest eyes, compared to the body. 14. While sleeping the brain of the cats is just as active [...]


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Top 10 Smartest Dog Breeds In The World

Dogs are the most popular pets and their characteristics vary – shape, playfulness, intelligence. One of the most important factors when selecting a breed is smartness, ability to learn new things, to remember. Here is a widely shared list of the most intelligent dogs. 10 Australian Cattle Dog Australian Cattle Dog has a high level [...]


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10 Most Popular Dog Breeds

Dogs are among the most popular pets in the world, but which is the most popular dog breed. Most sources share the same list of dogs referring to the American Kennel Club. Here is the list: 10 Shih Tzu DNA analysis placed the ancestors of today’s Shih Tzu breed in the group of “ancient” breeds [...]


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Articles for cat breeds

Maine Coon

The Maine Coon is a breed of domestic cat with a distinctive physical appearance and valuable hunting skills. It is one of the oldest natural breeds in North America, specifically native to the state of Maine, where it is the official State Cat. History The generally-accepted theory among breeders is that the Maine Coon is [...]


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American Curl

History The American Curl cat’s history begins in June 1981 in California, where Joe and Grace Ruga found a stray kitten that had long, silky hair. What was unusual about this kitten was its ears – the tips were curled backwards. This kitten was called Shulamith and all American Curl cats can be traced back [...]


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American Bobtail

The History of American Bobtails Legend has it that a cross-breeding between a domestic bobtail and a male tabby cat on an Indian reservation site on the late 1960’s resulted in the American Bobtail. The kitten was found by a couple and cross bred with a long tail female and the resulting offspring laid the foundation [...]


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Articles for dog breeds

Airedale Terrier

Overview A very pleasant breed, the Airedale Terrier is protective, brave, and affectionate. Demands love and attention. A rowdy breed, the Airedale Terrier should start obedience training at a young age to avoid dominance issues and to ensure the dog will be well mannered. Character Spunky, protective, yet sweet, this breed is not recommended for [...]


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Chinese Crested

Overview A very popular breed, the Chinese Crested is sweet, lively and affectionate. Both varieties vary in outer characteristics, but have similar personalities. An intelligent and entertaining dog, the Chinese Crested loves to climb and dig holes. The hairless does best in warmer climates, while the Powderpuff is partial to both. Character Rarely barking or [...]


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Maltese

Overview The Maltese is considered to be the oldest of the European Toy breeds. Nobles, royals, and aristocracy favored them. They are very well mannered and affectionate. The Maltese displays a graceful and regal demeanor. Character The Maltese exudes great joy and delight. They are highly intelligent, animated, and playful. They are very social. They [...]


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