I'm looking to adopt an OES. I have plenty of experiance with them. I live 1 hr. outside of philly. Keep me in mind. Carla James
I would like to know the price of a long haired chihuahua so I can buy me one sometime before the summertime ends this year okay I really love small puppies and I really want a long haired chihuahua one day soon mary schaefer
I will have a female chorkie for sale April 19th,I think,The Mom is a registered Chihuahua,she has her papers,she is long haired.The Dad is a Tea Cup Yorkie-as you see in my pic.He has his papers,but they were never mailed in,so therefore the puppy wont have papers,sorry to say. The puppy will be black and rust colored. They were born Feb. 21st. My tea cup yorkie weighs about 3 pounds,and the Mom weighs about 8 pounds I believe.Any other questions plz feel free to ask. Chanda Walden-Volz
i have a 2month old pure Queensland heeler name spike that needs a good home. I am not able to provide a warming home at this time due to being evicted because of having him. i received the puppy as a birthday present from my grandmother and i feel so bad that i cant provide for him. jordan
I've grown up with Chihuahuas. I got my first one about 4 years ago and since that shes had two liters of pups. My dad kept one of the first ones. He was a long hair and we all loved him very much. Just last friday he got hit and dad is so upset over it so we're trying to get a male long hair to breed with Misty, my dog. Wish me luck sammie
My first Westy, Phoebe lived with my daughter in England for 17 years. Lived all over the world. A lot of time on a bicycle in France. Wonderful, and my daughter totally bereft when sh died. I have a westi too, in the USA, she is now 10 years old. I adore her beyond words. The best in the world. I want to buy my daughter in England one. Very young. She lives in the heart of herefordshire. Where can I get an inexpensive one for her please. I,m going over to England April 11 th for two months and would like to find one for my daughter Tetesa. Love Marjorie hart Anonymous
Brittany Spaniels make delightful pets, with their sweet, gentle and obedient nature. They get along with both family and strangers. They best with children if exposed to them while young.
The American Brittany is a medium sized dog that is somewhat independent, They do well in all climates and types of terrain. They are a hunting dog breed, and can learn to hunt birds and rabbits. When selecting a Brittany Spaniel, look for signs of hip problems and epilepsy.
Common Name(s) Brittany Spaniel, American Brittany, Epagnuel Breton
Breed Type The Brittany Spaniel is a sporting breed. Known as a great gun dog for bird hunting, the Brittany adapts well to cold and wet climates.
Background The Brittany Spaniel is believed to have originated in France's Brittany province, hence its name. The breed goes back to the 1800s, and is probably a descendent of the Orange and White Setter. Today the Brittany is a hunting dog as well as a popular pet.
Description The Brittany Spaniel is medium in size with a feathered coat. Acceptable colors include white with orange, liver, or black, or liver or black tri-color. The breed has a straight muzzle, light eyes, mid-length triangular ears, and usually a dark nose. Males are usually 17-21 inches tall and weigh 35-40 pounds. Females are 18-20 inches tall and 30-40 pounds.
Care and Feeding The Brittany Spaniel 's diet should consist of foods derived from poultry, lamb, and beet pulp. Grooming requirements consist of regular brushing and bathing as needed. Trimming is required for show dogs. It is important to keep a close eye on this breed's ears. Regular checkups will keep your Brittany Spaniel healthy. Vaccinations should be administered as follows:
The Brittany sheds lightly, so little extra maintenance is required if keeping this breed inside.
Housing Your Dog The Brittany Spaniel is best suited to outdoor living, but it can stay indoors if it gets lots of exercise.
Social Behaviors The Brittany Spaniel gets along with family and strangers. It's also good with children if exposed to them while young. Socialization is important to keep this breed from becoming too timid. They enjoy the company of other Brittanys.
Handling and Training Brittanys aim to please, so training is usually fairly easy.
Activities Brittanys need lots of exercise, including a daily walk or jog. This is a great dog for active types.
Breeding/Reproduction Brittany Spaniels experience few hereditary health problems. When selecting a mate, check bloodlines for hip dysplasia and epilepsy.
Common Health Problems In addition to genetic disorders, Brittanys are sometimes prone to ear infections. Checking the ears regularly can help prevent them or facilitate early treatment.
Availability Brittany Spaniels may be hard to find in some areas, but are readily avaiilable online. Prices vary greatly.