Common Causes of Dog Hair Loss: Tips for Diagnosis & Treatment

As any dog owner knows, it’s common for your pooch to shed – unless he’s a breed that isn’t known for shedding due to his type of coat (such as a Poodle or a Bichon Frise), most canines shed hair on a regular basis. However, if you notice bald patches on your furry friend’s coat,…

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Airedale Terrier

Airedale Terrier Info & Background Like most terriers, the Airedale’s roots lie in the British Isles. Genetic studies show that most present-day terriers were derived from the same basic gene pool in 19th century Britain. Terriers were not held in the high esteem bestowed upon coursing or warrior dogs, but were useful for purging vermin.…

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Alaskan Malamute

  Alaskan Malamute Breed Info/Background: Malamutes were developed in Alaska to haul heavy loads, either pulling sledges over snow or carrying huge packs on their back. Their freighting forte is their strength rather than their speed. They also helped locate seal blow holes and distracted polar bears so the hunters could kill them. DNA studies…

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