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Pitbulls are a love them or hate them breed. There are some people that think they are brilliant, sweet and misunderstood dogs full of potential. Others are put off by stories from the news or the muscular shape.
One factor that divides opinion, in regard to their looks, is the “best” color.
There are some people that argue over the merits of red and blue Pitbulls. Others are drawn to the idea of the white Pitbull.
In this guide we will look at the possibility of owning a white pit, and the potential issues that come with this variant.Continue reading
Lovers of Pitbulls will often talk about the different types and varieties that are available, as well as the lines and stock that created their own pure-bred pup.
This information is important to breeders for a number of reasons, depending on their intentions with the animals and desire to raise and sell more pups. One of the main distinctions here is that of the red nose Pitbull.
So, is there really a difference between red nose and blue nose Pitbulls? If so, is this the more desirable option?Continue reading
It is easy to breed dogs of all kinds of traits and mixes. All forms of the domesticated dog has the pleasure, or perhaps the added risk, of being able to breed with one another.
There are times when this works to our advantage and brings us beneficial new mixes.
The Labradoodle is one that immediately comes to mind. But then there are those mixes that seem like they might not be such a good idea.
The Pitbull Rottweiler mix sound like one of those bad ideas, there are expectations and concerns with both parent breeds that suggests we should not be breeding them. After all, there are those that want to see the Pitbull destroyed entirely.
Is this cross breed a good alternative to the pure Pitbull, or something that should be avoided?Continue reading
Designer dogs are always going to be a controversial topic as more breeders try to create something adorable and unique that dog lovers will pay thousands for.
There are cases where specialist breeding can help, as they can allow for the best qualities of two breeds to come together or for hypoallergenic dog. But then there are those dogs that become must have items for a short period of time because they are fashionable, cute and would finish off a set of colors.
The white pug is a great example of the latter. There is no real health or behavioral benefit in trying to create white pug pups, but many see white pug images online and fall in love. The worst case scenario is over breeding and increasingly poor standards to meet demand.
Therefore, we need to know precisely what we are getting with a white pug. Are they all that special?Continue reading
There are many dog lovers that wish they had a magic machine that could create the perfect blend of their favorite breeds.
For many, this would mean some form of Golden Retriever Husky mix that blends beauty, brains, loyalty and playfulness in one big, loving family dog.
The interesting thing about the domestic dog is that we can put any two breeds together – so with better results and less ethical concerns than others. Therefore, this Goldie Husky cross does exist and there are many breeders ready to sell.
The question is, is this really as good a mix as we hope?Continue reading