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Butterfly breeder spreads his wings

Jenny Peng / Vancouver Courier
August 29, 2014 10:40 AM

Fifteen-year-old Joshua Yu’s backyard is anything but ordinary. In any given moment, there are about a hundred butterflies nursing in Metamorphic Farms. 496 more words


Finding the Right Dog for You

At the end of last year, the AKC Dog Lovers video crew traveled to Virginia for the 2014 Timbreblue Whippet Reunion. More than 30 Whippets and their families came together for a day of fun! 62 more words


Winter 2014 Trakehner Magazine

American Trakehner Magazine

It’s published! Check out the Winter 2014 addition of The American Trakehner Magazine. Yours Truly wrote several articles and I’ll be writing for the next one as well.


Living with a Gordon Setter

Thank you to Guest Blogger – Denise Paquette for submitting this article sharing her thoughts around living with the Gordon Setter.

A day in the life of a Gordon Setter……. 904 more words

Gordon Setter

The Breeder— Endangered?

I recently read an excellent article representing many of my own thoughts and concerns regarding the plight of the purebred dog and purebred dog breeder. While the Gordon Setter has never reached the popularity of breeds like the Doberman, Gordon Setter breeders are sharing that same fate of losing the future and integrity of our breed through the loss of new and younger breeders to take the reins and carry the breed forward. 133 more words

Gordon Setter

Memory trigger

My last post was about Georgie, the Under Training Guide Dog.
Whilst looking for images to accompany that entry, I found the one below, and it triggered a memory from early 1980 about one of my senior managers. 412 more words

Breeder shocked at pet pigeons' wild ride

An unusual lost-and-found incident involving pet pigeons has many bird breeders surprised.

Last Friday, a Kailua man let his flock of 32 pigeons out for a training flight and they never came home. 232 more words