People have been selectively breeding dogs for thousands of years. Our faithful companions have helped us with everything from hunting and herding to protection and therapy. Over time certain breeds have become more popular than others, but we've combined a list of breeds that you've probably never heard of. Some of them are new breeds and others just aren't very common in the US. How many of these have you heard of?
1. Kromfohrlander (krome-for-lahn-dair)
Did you know that there are more cats in US homes than dogs? Yet cats are far less likely to receive regular veterinary care. Some of the traits we love about cats, their independence, intelligence and craftiness, can collectively make it very challenging to bring them to the vet. Annual veterinary visits are key to keeping your cat healthy, and seniors often need to be seen even more regularly. However, many cats and their owners find that these visits can be extremely stressful. We've put together a couple tips to help minimize the stress involved for both you and your cat when it's time to bring them to the vet.
Choosing a Carrier: