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I created this site for dog owners, especially Molossoid type dogs, to come together as a community for the promotion and betterment of their breeds.  Here you can share info in a social setting and learn from each other.

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Have you ever been out walking  your dogs and someone comes up to your dog and start "petting" him/her without asking. Well, if you have a cute little dog of the toy type they may feel comfortable doing that. We have never had anyone do that to our dogs because they are big and scary looking.  However, admirers should always ask first... Read this funny article to learn more. laughing

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In this article by Brandy Arnold she explains three steps you can take to avoid ruining your new pup. It is a good article and well worth reading here.

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The Dupuy Pointer is know in France as the Braque Dupuy and owes its name to the Frenchman who created the breed. It is sometimes also know as the Greyhound Pointer, Greyhound Braque or the Braque Levrier.

This tall, elegant and powerful breed was more strongly influenced than the other French pointers by the introduction of the English Pointer blood during its creation in the 19th century. It is suggested there were even some influence from the infusion of Greyhound or Sloughi in its ancestry. This assumption is borne out by the 'sight hound shape' of its long, narrow head, narrow head and racy structural shape.

There are several theories about how the breed originated:

It was a local variant of the French Pointer (Braque Francais), with a white-and-chestnut coat, which had been pure-bred for 200 years at the estate of the Marquis of Rochelambert, where it was refined and perfected by a Poitou stock-breeder by the name of Dupuy.

It was an ancient French breed that was nearly exterminated during the ravages of the French Revolution at the end of the 18th century and survived because some dogs were hidden in the Abby of Argensois, where they were protected by a devoted game warden called Dupuy.

It was created at the beginning of the 19th century, in Poitou, where it was developed by two gamekeeper brothers named Homere and Narcisse Dupuy.The mated their own liver and white bitch French Pointer with a Sloughi called Zidar, imported from North Africa by a Lieutenant Roy of the 33rd Artillery Regiment.

The breed was created at the beginning of the 19th century by a French huntsman called Pierre Dupuy who owned a wonderful pointer bitch called Leda which he mated with a dog of unknown ancestry called Mylord, to produce the litter of puppies which were to become the foundation stock of the Dupuy breed.

The breed was created from a cross between an exceptional Poitou Pointer and an imported Greyhound.

It is not unusual to have several vague theories a out the origin of a little-known breed of dog, but in this case, the contrasting stories are all so specific and the surfeit of Dupuys is embarrassing. It is perhaps not surprising that, with such confusion and contradiction about its history.  An official breed standard did not become known until the 1960s.

The Dupuy Pointer stands 26 to 27 inches (65-69 cm). The coat pattern is basically white, with dark brown patches and some ticking. The tail is undocked.  This lively, intelligent, dignified breed is little-known outside France and is extremely rare even inside the country. Some authors believe that is may now be extinct, although this is not certain. One author insists that it had 'disappeared completely' by 1940, but in that case it contradicts the FCI granting a breed recognition on 21 June 1963.

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Woeful civilization’s influences are increasing and together with them the degeneration of the dog family begins to show. And the goal of this ebook is to call attention to the way by means of which it is possible to prevent the degeneration at least to a degree, and also to make you familiar with many insights into interesting themes like dog training and education, care of health, theory about many breeds and their utility, dog fighting and defense.

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The field of molecular has generated substantial information about how genetic diseases are inherited. Discovery of the causative gene for a particular can allow a DNA test to be developed to identify carriers of that gene. Selective breeding can then be used to reduce the frequency of that disease in the general population. This article reviews basic genetic principles and discusses how DNA tests are developed. Information about tests currently available to detect inherited disease in several is also provided.

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The objective of this study was to develop strategies to reduce the incidence of canine hip and elbow . For this purpose, investigations were conducted on the mode of as well as genetic parameters, genetic trends and selection differentials for the .
Population structure and were also examined, and finally, various selection schemes were compared by a simulation study to find out potential responses and possibilities for a comprehensive breeding program.

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During quadrupedal trotting, diagonal pairs of limbs are set down in unison and exert forces on the ground simultaneously. Ground-reaction forces on individual limbs of trotting were measured separately using a series of four force platforms.

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This documentary in Hi-Def shows how shepherds use the Caucasian Shepherd Dog to protect their flock against wolves.

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Not a bad video if you can get past the narration which sucks and does not follow the photos accurately. However - not too bad.

The author stated there are 5 types and went on to explain them.

1 – American show lines
2 – West German show lines
3 – West German working lines
4 – East German DDR Working lines
5 - Czech Working lines

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Compyled for the delight of Noble men and Gentlemen, by Sir Thomas Cockaine, Knight, in 1591.

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While most large carnivore species are threatened, there are some carnivore populations which are recovering, notably in North America and Central and Eastern Europe, where large carnivores are returning to areas where they had vanished long ago. Combined with a relaxation of responsible livestock guarding in many areas where carnivores had been eradicated, modern farmers no longer know how to protect their animals against attacks from wolves, coyotes, bears, pumas, lynx and others. Livestock losses often lead to increased antagonism towards wild carnivores and any associated conservation project, with the overall negative impact on conservation activities often exceeding the actual financial cost of predation.

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This is a wonderful article by Dr. Ron Hines where go takes a deep dive into feeding and nutrition. …
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