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Patrick Lumontod

Patrick Lumontod
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Patrick has been a long-time dog adopter and currently lives with his two dogs - Tarzan and Loki - in Brooklyn, NY. He is a certified dog trainer, writer on all things dogs, animal shelter volunteer, freelancer researcher of animal sciences and aspiring author.

Maltese Dog Breed Profile

Depending on how you groom your Maltese, she can look either like an arrogant aristocrat - like a tiny king or queen of the...

Puggle Dog Breed Profile

This designer breed dog is half purebred Pug, and half purebred Beagle. They are delightful creatures that were first documented in the 1980’s, although, many...

Pharaoh Hound Dog Breed Profile

Known as the national hound of Malta, the Pharaoh Hound (in Maltese, Kelb tal-Fenek) is a rabbit hunting dog of renown. Athletic, powerful and...

Schnoodle Dog Breed Profile

Besides having a cool name, the Schnoodle dog breed is a designer pooch. They are a fun breed that is the chosen pet of celebrities including...

Catahoula Leopard Dog Profile

This unique breed is active, and is best fit for an owner that enjoys bringing their dog along for adventures in the great outdoors....

Treeing Walker Coonhound Dog Breed Profile

Called the people’s choice among coonhounds, the Treeing Walker Coonhound dog combines the best qualities of many coonhound breeds. They are very alert, have...

Redbone Coonhound Dog Profile

The Redbone Coonhound Dog, otherwise known as Reds, are purebred dogs that are originally from the United States. Reds are classified as hounds, and...

The Pit Bulls Nanny Dogs That Never Were (Debunking the Myth)

A dog lover may view the fierce reputation of the American Pit Bull Terrier (APBT), with a good deal of skepticism. Having a love...

Top 15 Best Dog Agility Equipment Kits

Training your dog for dog agility competitions is more in fashion today than ever before. Agility training takes a ton of time and some...

25 Best Dog Training Books for Beginners and Advanced Trainers

Whether you are undertaking basic obedience training, advanced training or specialized training with your dog, the best dog training books are a must-have resource....

What You Must Know Before Adopting a Working Dog

As a potential dog owner, it can be very confusing when trying to match a specific dog breed with your lifestyle. This especially true...

Health of Purebred Dogs vs. Mutts: Which Dogs Are Healthier?

A common question among potential dog owners is whether there is a difference in the health between pure breed and mixed breed dogs. It...

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Traveling with your dog can be nerve wracking for you and your pet. The key to making the experience of flying with your dog...

Maltese Dog Breed Profile

Depending on how you groom your Maltese, she can look either like an arrogant aristocrat - like a tiny king or queen of the...

Why Is My Dog Itching? 4 Scientific Reasons and Proven Treatments

While it may be remarkably cute for a dog to be scratching his floppy ear with a look of relief-induced bliss on its face,...

Best Dog Food for Chihuahua: 9 Vet Recommended Brands

One of the smallest breeds in the dog world, the Chihuahua has taken over! They have been one of the most popular breeds over...

DIY Dog Stairs: How to Make Your Own Doggy Steps

Dog stairs are pretty much the same as human stairs, but cute and miniaturized. They can be a great option to help your dog...

Dog Coughing and Gagging? This Is What It Means and What...

One of the easiest ways to prevent illnesses in your dog is to be observant and keep an eye on any potential signs. Dog...

50 Best Homemade Dog Food Recipes

Homemade dog food recipes are one of the more controversial topics among pet owners and veterinarians. Depending on who you ask, you may hear...