Day: July 24, 2018

Alfred Hitchcock’s The Kerry Blue

Submitted by Suzanne Rodda and others. Pictures provided by Bridgit Greer Alfred Hitchcock was a Kerry owner and made a short movie for TV about a Kerry Blue. It was episode #257, made for season #7, first aired on 4/17/62. The show was called “The …

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Did Michael Collins Achieve His Goal for Kerries After All?

Michael Collins was a hero of the Irish War of Independence and a passionate fancier of the Kerry (or Irish) Blue Terrier dog breed. In this article, we’ll take a close look at Collins himself, his background, actions and writings, as well as his dealings …

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When the Bleeding Won’t Stop

 Elissa Wolfson  No portion of this article may be reproduced without permission of the copyright holder. Reprinted with permission from Text Copyright , Tufts University. All rights reserved. Reprinted with permission from Your Dog, October . Knowing the ‘clotting profile’ can save lives in an …

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Spaying and Castration – Pros, Cons, Myths, and Kerry Blue Terriers

Ione L. Smith, DVM Many people wonder about whether to spay or neuter their dogs. There are many points to consider, both for and against performing the procedures, and even more so for owners of dobermans because of the special needs of the breed. I …

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Kerry Blue Terrier Clubs

To join a club, send your inquiry to the Secretary or Membership Chairman of the club. Canada Kerry Blue Terrier Club of Canada President: France Godbout 819-843-5780 [email protected] V P: Barb Thompson 506-763-2681 [email protected] Treasurer: Linda Lee 204-389-4489 [email protected] Secretary: Louise Lang 416-484-0008 [email protected] Kerry Blue Notes, Louise Lang, Editor and Publisher P. O. …

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Sensitivity to Anesthesia

Daryl Enstone If your dog is scheduled for surgery, you should discuss your concerns about sensitivity with the vet. Do this before you drop the dog off for the surgery. Take the Wheaten protocol, shown below, and point out how closely related the breeds are. Isofluorane is …

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The Difficulty of Removing a Dog from an Abusive Relationship

It’s hard enough to escape an abusive relationship yourself. The obstacles become even greater when a beloved dog is involved. But avenues of help are growing. The statistics speak for themselves. Seventy-two percent of pet-owning women who find safety in a women’s shelter report that …

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What the vets don’t tell you about vaccines

No portion of this article may be reproduced without permission of the copyright holder. Reprinted with permission from , Catherine O’Driscoll. This is a subject I have researched in depth – the results of this research are carried in the book, ‘What Vets Don’t Tell …

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