Winnie the Pibble

American dog breeds inspire all kinds of hot debate. Search on the registries (AKC, UKC, ADBA and AADR), and you’ll find debates raging from points on Italian Greyhound conformation to Irish Wolfhound features. No breed generates as much discussion, though, as the Pit Bull or the American Pit Bull Terrier …

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Buck the Fad!

Last night I watched the BBC’s documentary Pedigree Dogs Exposed and this morning I read “The Westminster Dog Show Has Blood On Its Hands” on the effects of a Pekingese winning the Westminster Dog Show. Together they’re a potent pair on the problems caused by breed fads. Westminster winners typically cause a …

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