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purebred

denoting a pure strain obtained through many generations of controlled breeding for desirable traits
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Furthermore, Conover explained that all the inbreeding makes the average purebred bulldog sicker than the regular dog.
He said that these purebred bulldogs have skulls that are too small for their brains and squashed nose that can barely breathe.
When purchasing a purebred dog, you're buying a specific temperament that has been honed through strict breeding practices over a long period.
Once again, purebred Charolais steers have delivered equal if not higher performance and subsequently higher returns than Charolais crosses, findings which need to be seriously taken on board by dedicated suckler producers who are currently reassessing their businesses to find the most cost effective system in the run-up to 2012.
Between its existing Wisdom Panel Insights and Wisdom Panel Professional Canine Genetic Analysis DNA tests and the revolutionary new products, Mars Veterinary ultimately aims to set a national standard to breed classification for both purebred and designer dogs -- a move that it hopes will discourage irresponsible breeding practices.
Wisdom Panel Purebred and Designer Dog tests may unearth a breed history that owners never even suspected," said Dr.
There are more than 500 hereditary conditions and diseases that can affect purebreds," says Ashton.
14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) Dog Show is considered the ultimate showcase of purebred dogs.
We do have long, thin faces,'' said Linda Good, 67, of Sherman Oaks, a former ballerina whose sharp features bore a remarkable resemblance to Nandi, her purebred Saluki.
Since her first purebred, Archuleta has brought more than 50 dogs owned by other dog enthusiasts to champion status.
The lure of purebred dogs and the possibility of profit lead many people to a breeder rather than the shelters where spaying and neutering is mandatory.
Cat Fanciers Association Allbreed Cat Show will present more than 200 purebred and household pets competing for top honors, noon to 6 p.