Month: September 2015

How to Introduce a Dog and a Cat – Start Them Out Right With Unhurried Introductions

Reprinted from Your Dog, April 2005 You can mitigate problems between cats and dogs with proper introductions. Most people tend to rush introductions between the two species instead of letting them become used to each other. Try the following steps to ensure a happy future …

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Are Kerries Good With Kids? A Summary of Communications on the Kerry Blue Newslist

Kerries and Kids: Do the two get along? For the most part, the unreserved response of the newslist is “Yes.” There are several caveats mentioned, however. Howard Brody indicates that his Kerry, Dino, tends to use his front paws with some small children, rearing up …

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Is the Kerry a Dog for You?

Summary 17″ to 21″, 30-45 lbs. The Kerry Blue’s coat is non-shedding, but requires lots of maintenance. The Kerry is extremely intelligent, hence requires training. They are good with people and other animals, although dog aggression is common, particularly between males. Kerries are not good …

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Prepare to Save Your Pet’s Life

Reprinted with permission from Our Companion News, Fall 2009.Photos Copyright 2010, Kerry Blue Terrrier Foundation What do corn syrup and hydrogen peroxide have in common? They each can be used to save an animal’s life. How about Tylenol?, insecticides, avocado, and grapes? These are toxic …

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Keeping the Outside Out Good grooming can keep your house clean, too

No portion of this article may be reproduced without permission of the copyright holder. Reprinted with permission from AKC Family Dog, May/June, 2010. To subscribe: http://www.akc.org/pubs Ah, summer-the trees, the sky, the rolling hills, a good roll in the sweet grass, a romp through the …

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