Insurance executives say that it isn't fair to ask them to insure the homes of people who own dangerous dogs--such as pit bulls and Doberman pinschers
Little Rock's Miniature Pinscher
Rescue Outreach took 2nd place in the contest.
There I was, running with my two dogs, and we passed three Doberman Pinschers
Of the smaller breeds, Wellington sees mostly Shih Tzus, miniature pinschers
, poodles and some beagles.
Children are like Doberman Pinschers
-both need feeding and exercising regularly or they will turn nasty on you.
On the list are Akitas, boxers, chow chows, Doberman pinschers
, pit bulls, American Staffordshire bull terriers, rottweilers and wolf hybrids.
With insurers paying out $250 million annually in claims for dog bites in the liability portion of homeowners policies, many are dropping customers and refusing those who own aggressive dog breeds, such as pit bulls, chows, Doberman pinschers
, boxers, German shepherds, Great Danes, Rottweilers and Siberian huskies, according to the Insurance Information Institute.
This perplexing disorder has long fascinated Emmanuel Mignot of the Stanford University School of Medicine, who maintains a colony of Doberman pinschers
that suffer from a canine form of narcolepsy.
The first ad pictures the heads of two Doberman pinschers
nose-to-nose - one docile and the other ferocious with fangs showing.
After a few moments, two Doberman pinschers
ran down the long driveway, barking aggressively.
Dog-centric: Olson, a gourmet chef who loves entertaining at home, is mom to a daughter, a son, a niece and two Doberman pinschers
, Reno and Jazz.
Besides the expected collies, German shepherds, Old English sheep dogs and Australian cattle dogs, herders can include Doberman pinschers
, Welsh corgis and even poodles.