The Breed Archive Blog
Person page tidied up!
We have done some New Year's cleaning and tidied up the person pages: now they are divided into owner and co-owner and into current and deceased dogs!
Welcome the Nederlandse Schapendoes
The rare breed of the Nederlandse Schapendoes has recently moved to his new home here at the Breed Archive.
New Features on our Breed Archives
We present three new features that we have implemented for you and there is something for every type of user!
Mate Matcher - stud search
The Breed Archive's new Mate Matcher tool supports breeders in finding suitable dogs for their breeding programmes.
#TBA Feature for subscribers
Choosing the right Harness for your Dog
A few tips to find the right harness for your four-legged companion from the multitude of different types of harnesses.
Meet the Norrbottenspets!
The Breed Archive's newest addition belongs to the Spitz dogs. It's the quite rare Swedish "spets" from Norrbotten.
On holiday with your dog
Take care of these tips to enjoy a great holiday with your dog at the beach, in the mountains, at the lake, or at whatever other location.
A warm welcome to the Min Pins!
The Breed Archive is now also home to the small but mighty Miniature Pinscher.
Your dog and the beach
Exploring the beach, the waves and the new smells will make for a great experience for your dog - here's all you need to know about dogs at the beach.
Meet the Siberian Husky
The Breed Archive's newest addition belongs to the group of the Nordic Sledge Dogs, it's the energetic and handsome Siberian Husky.
A summer cut for your dog
Shearing your dog for the summer? It might seem like an easy and effective option for keeping your dog cool but it’s a little more complicated than that.
Welcome the Manchester & English Toy Terriers
The Manchester Terriers and the English Toy Terriers have recently joined the Breed Archive.
Keeping your dog safe in the car
The safety measures in your car must fit your dog. Find out about suitable options that will satisfy both you and your dog.
Ticks, be gone
Ticks are a real nuisance and a tick bite can cause serious, even fatal diseases. We show you how you can protect your dog.
On collars and harnesses
Collar or harness? That's a much-debated question! Here are some facts that will help dog owners decide.
Meet the German Shorthaired Pointer
The Breed Archive's newest addition is a hunting breed, it's the versatile and smart German Shorthaired Pointer.
Keeping your dog toasty in winter
We humans have quite a lot of options to protect ourselves against the cold, but what about our dogs?
Welcome the Fox Terriers!
The Breed Archive is now also home to the alert and enthusiastic Smooth and Wire Fox Terriers.
Your dog's diet
A good diet is not only important for us humans, but also for our pets to enable them to live a long healthy life.
The joy of completing a dog's pedigree
Learn about the options to supplement pedigrees, create a new dog entry, submit a whole litter and add a missing litter mate in The Breed Archive.
New breeds in the house
The Breed Archive family has grown again with the smart Miniature American Shepherd and the courageous American Hairless Terrier. To celebrate, the platform got new features too.
What NOT to feed your dog
Cannot ignore an adorable face at the dinner table? Beware, not everything we eat is safe for your dog too! Learn which food to avoid and how to minimize the risks of food poisoning.
Hiking with your dog
Looking for an outdoor activity that is fun for both you and your companion? Hiking can be a great experience and will strengthen your bond.
Meet your dog's relatives
Discover your dog's family history and experience the fascination of digging into the pedigree list of your beloved dog and its relatives.
A puppy moves in
It’s a dream come true for many people: having a puppy become a part of their life. A well-adjusted and balanced dog will be worth all the effort you put in.
The importance of pedigree analysis in breeding
Why is pedigree analysis so important for breeding and what can ancestor loss and blood quota add to the analysis?
Check out our new look!
The Breed Archive finally got the facelift it deserved. With this recent update we also introduce some new features like browsing picture galleries.
Dogs and the summer heat
With rising temperatures and sunny days ahead, it’s time to find out how your dog can stay healthy and safe while enjoying the sun.
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