Dog Breeds

Life with a Bernese Mountain Dog

Life with a Bernese Mountain Dog called Archie

Life with a Bernese Mountain Dog

Susan Papazian and Archie. Photo: supplied

Originally bred in Switzerland, the Bernese Mountain Dog also known as ‘Berner’ was a farm dog for guarding property and to drive dairy cattle long distances from the farm to the alpine pastures.  Winter is their favourite season particularly with their thick coat.

Susan Papazian is a talented portrait and travel photographer who also runs her own online travel business.  Susan lives in Sydney with her 17 month old Bernese Mountain Dog, Archie.  Susan shares her story about life with a Bernese Mountain Dog and a few tips for those considering getting this breed for their family.

Susan loves the Berner but warns this breed can grow to 50kg plus and they think they are lap dogs!  Continue Reading →

Schnauzer what you need to know

Schnauzer what you need to know
Interview with Deidree Anderson

Schnauzer what you need to know interview with Deidree Anderson Schnauzer Club NSW

Deidree Anderson at the 2016 Sydney Royal Easter Show

Cathy Beer, Pets4Life interviews Deidree Anderson from the Schnauzer Club NSW at the 2016 Sydney Royal Easter Show about the Schnauzer what you need to know.

Deidree knows all about Schnauzers. She shares her knowledge about this breed including the importance of grooming, what type of families would suit a Schnauzer and the potential health issues you need to be aware of.  Deidree loves Schnauzers so much she has seven dogs at home!  If you are thinking about getting a Schnauzer puppy or rescue, then read on about the Schnauzer what you need to know…

Check out these great dog tricks in the video below.  Nadia Badger and her dog Bachi wow the crowd with an impromptu performance at the Sydney Royal Easter Show.

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