It sounds dramatic, and it is. The NVWA has found the Brucellosis Canis bacteria in dogs in the Netherlands "for the first time" (as some newspapers put in their headline).
On 17th March the report was out everybody has been waiting for : there are stricter rules fr dog breeding. The tightened rules mainly relate to brachycehalic dogs.
In case of bitches in labour where things seem to be stagnating, many veterinarians prescribe oxytocin as a very common thing. The opinions about the ease with which it is used vary a lot.
The conviction of the Dutch breeder and judge (in France) Cornelia Keizer is final.
Only a few people in the world of Dutch (and Dachshund) cynology may not have heard it, the confiscation of 150 dachshunds due to neglect of two teckel breeders, at the same address, acting under t
Herpes belongs to a group of viruses we know only too well.
A Markiesje was recently sired by a Powderpuff, also known as a Chinese Crested Powderpuff. That gave quite a few comments on the social media. Why did the breeders do this?
Recently a publication came online about problems of which the researchers assumed they might occur in short muzzled breeds more often then known.
The Belgian Kennel Club Saint Hubert has started an investigation into possible falsification of pedigrees with the Malinois.
The Chodsky Pes or Bohemian shepherd dog is a small shepherd from the Czech Republic.
The rough coated collie seemed to be going downhill.
For three weeks we followed Willemijn, saw how her belly grew and grew, how her movements got slower. And, a little earlier than expected, the pups arrived.
This is Willemijn. She is a Frisian stabijhoun. Six weeks ago Willemijn mated another Frisian stabij. We follow Willemijn during her pregnancy.