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We started to breed this breed not so long ago – at the beginning of the 20th century in Switzerland, in the city of Bern. It is believed that the Bernese Mountain Dogs, like all Molossians, owe their origin to Tibetan mastiffs.
The word “mountain dog” in the name of the breed comes from the German “zene” – an alpine pasture, and “hund” – a dog.
Initially, it was a shepherd breed, intended primarily for the protection of sheep. For its strength and endurance, the Bernese Mountain Dog was also used as a draft animal. Continue reading
Itching gives the dog great discomfort. She becomes restless, sleeps poorly. The condition of the coat deteriorates, and the comb becomes the gateway for infection.
Itching is not the norm. If the dog is constantly itching, you need to find out the cause as soon as possible and eliminate it. What can cause itching?
Reasons: why the dog itches
If the dog began to itch sharply and nibble on the skin, most likely it became infected with fleas. Inspect the dog carefully. You may notice bites and black crumbs on her body: these are flea excrement. Perhaps you will see the parasites themselves. Also, when a dog is infected with fleas, bald patches form in the dog: this is because the dog often itches and combes the hair. Continue reading
Yorkshire Terrier is a surprisingly smart dog with a very lively, funny and sincere character. This temperamental dog will replace your cat and can do without walks for a very long time.
Stars choose Yorkshire Terrier dogs
Yorkshire terriers are one of the most popular dog breeds among celebrities. Thus, Hollywood stars Natalie Portman, Naomi Watts, Ashley Tisdale, Margot Eskens, as well as our “native” celebrities Svetlana Konegen, Dima Bilan, Alina Kabaeva, Alexander Peskov, Oksana Fedorova, Tatyana Vedeneeva, Ksenia Borodina, Natalya , Sergey Lukyanenko, Angelika Varum, Alexander Tsekalo, Anfisa Chekhova, Julia Kovalchuk, Larisa Korzhneva, Victoria Daineko, Julia Nachalova, Natasha Koroleva, Svetlana Svetikova, Vladimir Mashkov and other stars.
The homeland of the dogs of this breed is considered the county of Yorkshire, which is located in the north of England. There is very little historical information about where exactly this miniature breed of decorative dogs came from. Moreover, the hypotheses that exist today are notable for their contradictory nature. Continue reading