Japan is the birthplace of many unusual breeds of dogs. Ainu, or Hokkaido dog is one of them. The breed was developed by the indigenous people of Hokkaido Ainu’m going to find in 1000 BC the Dog combines just the opposite at first glance qualities: ferocity, and sweetness, intelligence and aggressiveness, endurance and sensitivity. Strong features of this breed due to the fact that the Ainu deduced specifically for hunting large prey animals in the mountains. Ainu was the beginning of the occurrence of certain other Japanese breeds, has inherited her best qualities. Courage, strength, the ability to navigate in all weather conditions, alertness, self-confidence — those undeniable advantages, which attract attention to the Ainu dog lovers. But isn’t this supposed to be man’s best friend? The Ainu are very fond of their owners, friendly, easy to train. but at the same time, he needs a strict upbringing is the strong character of the dog should be kept under control.
The breed standard FCI №261:
Head. Triangular in shape, similar to a Fox. The skull and the forehead wide, flat. The transition from forehead to muzzle is well seen. Bridge of nose straight. The muzzle is wedge-shaped. The nose is black (dog in white color — corporal). Lips tight. Continue reading
First the necessary knowledge for owners of puppies
Before you bring a puppy into the apartment, make sure that he didn’t have access to small items (swallow) and electric wires (to avoid injuries). The floor in that place where will be held the puppy should not be slippery (to avoid incorrect placement of limbs) and cold.
To feed Labrador puppy: from 2 to 3 months 5 times a day ( night break) with 3 to 4 months – 4 times a day ( night break) with 4 to 5 months – 3 times a day ( night break) with 5 months to feed 2 times a day ( morning and evening)
Use only professional food grade super premium and premium ( Eukanuba, Hills, Royal Canin, etc.). Do not use feed economic class! The food should match the age of the dog and the breed.When using Eukanuba Puppy & Junior Large Breed with chicken for pups of Labrador is better to use it before age 18 months (not 12 months as stated in the instructions to stern). For dogs predisposed to allergies use food with lamb. In 1.5 years to switch to adult Dog food Eukanuba Adult Large Breed. The rate of feed depending on the weight and age of the puppy on the package. The daily rate of feed needed to divide the number of feedings. In faceted glass contains about 100 g of food. Continue reading