Dog Breeding Methods

In-breeding: This refers to the mating of dogs within the same blood line or closely related specimens, such as father and daughter, mother and son, brother and sister. In-breeding enhances good genes, but it also causes genetic flaws and anomalies to surface. It produces very uniform offspring and, over time, genetically impoverished ones. While this type of breeding helps in re-creating endang...


Selecting a Dog Breed

Purebred Dogs: Purebreds are developed through selective breeding in order to produce a specific traits or looks. Because they are bred from dogs with specific traits, purebreds closely resemble other dogs of the same breed. They are quite predictable in terms of physical characteristics, temperament, and even potential health problems, which make them the ideal choice for novice dog breeders. P...


Choosing a Dog

Size: Do you prefer a big dog or a small dog? Although one cannot generalize characteristics of dogs, size is often a good indicator of the kind of personality a dog has. Small-sized dogs tend to be yappy, snappy, and pure bundles of energy. They can be easily carried around in one's purse or arms. Chihuahas, Daschunds, and Poodles are some of the most popular small breeds. Big dogs make goo...


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