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Borzoi

Borzoi

Borzoi The Borzoi is a domestic breed of dog and is called as the Russian wolfhound. Descended from dogs brought to Russia from central Asian countries, it is similar in shape to a greyhound and is also a member of the sighthound family. The system by which Russians over the ages named their sighthounds was a series of descriptive terms, ...

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Devon Rex

Devon Rex

Devon Rex The Devon Rex is a breed of intelligent, short-haired cat that emerged in England during the 1960s. They are known for their slender bodies, wavy coat and large ears. These cats are capable of learning difficult tricks. They are even known to recognize their owner’s name, just as they do their own. The Devon Rex is a breed ...

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Guinea Pig Breeds

Guinea Pig Breeds

Guinea Pig Breeds There are many breeds of guinea pig or cavy which have been developed since its domestication ca. 5000 BC. Breeds vary widely in appearance and purpose, ranging from show breeds with long, flowing hair to those in use as model organisms by science. From ca. 1200 AD to the Spanish conquest of the Inca Empire in 1532, ...

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Burmilla

Burmilla Cat

Burmilla The Burmilla is a breed of domestic cat which originated in the United Kingdom in 1981. It is a cross between the Chinchilla Persian and Burmese cats. Burmillas cats are medium-sized with muscular yet elegant bodies, tending to weigh between 3–6 kg. Their distinguishing feature is their sparkling silver coat and distinctive ‘make up’ lining the nose, lips and ...

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Dachshund

Dachshund

Dachshund The dachshund is a breed of dog and is a short-legged, long-bodied dog breed belonging to the hound family. The standard size dachshund was bred to scent, chase and flush out badgers and other burrow-dwelling animals, while the miniature dachshund was developed to hunt smaller prey such as rabbits. The name “dachshund” is of German origin and literally means ...

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Bichon Frisé

Bichon Frisé

Bichon Frisé A Bichon Frisé, meaning curly lap dog is a small breed of dog of the Bichon type. The Bichon Frise is a member of the Non-Sporting Group of dog breeds in the US and a member of the Toy Dog group in the UK. The Bichons are divided into four categories: the Bichon Maltese, the Bichon Bolognaise, the ...

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The Coati

Wildlife

The Coati The Coati is an average-sized animal only discovered on the American continent. These are establishing largely distributed across Central, North and South in a various unlike habitats. These are mainly found in dark and soggy tropical forests as the coati will spend a vast deal of its time in the protection of the trees. However, there are also ...

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Armadillo

wildlife

Armadillo The armadillo is resident to both South America and North America and only one species is discovered in the United States. The normal armadillo evaluates around 75cm in length with the tail but the massive one can nurture to over 1.5m in length and the small pink fairy armadillo species is only gets to around 10cm long. There are ...

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The Appenzeller Dog

Wildlife

The Appenzeller Dog The Appenzeller dog is a flocking dog by their characters and for that reason Appenzellers constantly needs something to do. In a ranch environment, they might rush at the sheep or cattle to herd them. With no adequate exercise, they could turn out to be impatient, so ample of exercise, toys, space, and awareness should be offered. ...

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Akbash

Wildlife

Akbash The Akbash is a big, white breed of family Dog. They are resident to the mountains and plains of Turkey. The Akbash is a protector Dog and was initially bred by shepherds about 3,000 years ago to generate a white-coloured Dog that could protect their group of Sheep. Although the accurate causes for this particular option in colour are ...

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