A golden cocker is a designer dog bred by crossing a golden retriever and cocker spaniel. The cocker spaniel portion of the mix can come from either English or American cocker spaniels.
The golden cocker grows to be about 50 to 60 pounds as an adult. It has a long coat of golden hair and is easy to care for. The golden cocker is an intelligent and active dog that needs a lot of space to run and jump. Golden cockers learn new tasks quickly and enjoy helping their masters around the house. If golden cockers aren't trained and kept busy, they often become mischievous.Learn More
According to Magacy Magazine, as of 2014, the ten most popular dog names for male dogs are: Ace, Bailey, Boomer, Charlie, Finn, Gus, Max, Buddy, Sam and Trapper. Dogster Magazine notes that in 2013, the top male dog names were: Charlie, Max, Buddy, Rocky, Bailey, Jack, Cooper, Riley, Tobey and Bear. In 2011, the top male dog names were: Max, Bailey, Charlie, Buddy, Rocky, Jake, Jack, Toby, Cody, and Buster.Full Answer >
When you scratch a dog on its belly, it will kick or shake its legs due to a scratch reflex. This reflex is a completely involuntary reaction.Full Answer >
According to the ASPCA, when dogs eat members of the onion family, such as shallots, onions, garlic and scallions, there is sometimes damage to red blood cells. Small amounts are typically not harmful, but larger portions are potentially dangerous. Stronger foods like garlic are more toxic than milder ones.Full Answer >
A gator mouth pitbull is a breed of pitbull that hails from a specific bloodline. It is believed that this dog line was originally bred for its strong ability to fight. Some people still breed this line as fighting dogs.Full Answer >