American English Coonhound Dog History, Health And Care

American English Coonhound Dog History, Health And Care

Introduction American English Coonhound The American English Coonhound, sometimes called the English Coonhound or Redtick Coonhound, is a direct descendant of the English Foxhound. After Foxhounds were brought to the United States by early settlers in the 1600s, hunters used them to develop a new breed that had the size, speed, stamina and strength to…

American Staffordshire Terrier Dog History, Health And Care

American Staffordshire Terrier Dog History, Health And Care

Introduction American Staffordshire Terrier The American Staffordshire Terrier, at one time called the Bull-and-Terrier Dog, Half-and-Half, Pit Dog or Pit Bullterrier and now commonly known as the ”Am Staff,” is a well-balanced dog whose tremendous strength is unusual for its moderate size. This is the modern version of the so-called “Pit Bull.” Am Staffs are…

Alaskan Malamute Dog History, Health And Care

Alaskan Malamute Dog History, Health And Care

Introduction Of Alaskan Malamute Dog The Alaskan Malamute, also called simply the Malamute and nicknamed the “Mal,” is one of the oldest Arctic sled-dog breeds. Its name comes from the Mahlemuts, an Inuit tribe that settled in northwestern Alaska long before it was part of the United States. This breed is sometimes confused with the…

American Shorthair Cat History, Health And Care

American Shorthair Cat History, Health And Care

The American Shorthair is known for its longevity, robust health, calm disposition, good looks, friendliness and gentleness. It is a true native American breed that comes in a variety of colors, although it does not come in a pointed pattern like that of the Siamese. The best known American Shorthairs are the dramatically marked silver…