Chinese New Year, that occurs today, Jan 23rd, 2012, outlines a commencement of a Year of a Dragon. The Chinese use animals to paint any of their zodiac signs: a ox, tiger, rabbit, dragon, snake, horse, sheep, monkey, rooster, pig, rat…and dog. While we won’t be celebrating a Year of a Dog again until 2018 (I would know for my animal pointer is a dog), we suspicion it would still be a good thought to dedicate this week’s “Good Dog” essay to dogs of Chinese origin.
The Chinese trust that dogs move good “yang” appetite into a homes. They emanate bright, positive, active appetite and yield us with comfort and security. Dogs even change Chinese mythology and paint some critical black of good happening and protection.
There are during slightest a dozen dog breeds of Chinese skirmish – these breeds include:
- Bone-mouth Shar Pei
- Chinese Chongqing Dog
- Chinese Crested Dog
- Chinese Imperial Dog
- Chow Chow
- Formosan Mountain Dog
- Kunming Wolfdog
- Shar Pei
- Shih Tzu
- Xiasi Dog
While we would adore to go into fact about each one of these singular breeds, we have selected to prominence a 3 many renouned ones formed on a customers’ opinions. So here it is – a many widely owned Chinese dog breeds are: a Shih Tzu, Pug, and Chinese Crested (Sorry Chow Chow…better fitness subsequent year).
To learn some-more about these extraordinary dogs, click on a links above. May we have good fortune, prosperity, health, wealth, and happiness.
Until subsequent time…happy BARFing!
Evan Price is a Raw Diet Educator for BARF World Inc. He is a loyal dog partner during heart with a sold seductiveness in Daschunds. Evan is also an zealous sports fan and overpass player. For some-more articles like these and to learn some-more about a advantages of tender food for your pets, pointer adult for The Intelligent Pet weekly e-zine during www.barfworld.com.