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Dog's height

Dog's height.

In the standard, the dog's height is usually entered in the upper and lower limits. The measurement is made behind the withers (bar measure, not a tape one), when the animal stands on level ground in a natural posture. Measurement should be done in a vertical line, …

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Dog's tail

Dog's tail

Dog's tail. It can be fitted and worn in various ways. Embedding high (mops) or low (spaniel) affects the way it is worn. The number of tail vertebrae varies from breed to breed, and even within the same race. There are races with …

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Hindquarters of the dog – assessment

Hindquarters of the dog – assessment.

When assessing them, attention is paid to the angle of inclination of the femur to the pelvis (90—100 ° or more), the width of the pelvis and its arch, and the muscles of the hips. The femur is slightly inclined from the vertical to the front. It connects …

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Dog's torso – assessment

Dog's torso – assessment.

Withers. Behind the seven cervical vertebrae (counting from the head) is located 13 thoracic vertebrae, the spinous processes protruding upwards form in the most elevated place, i.e.. above the shoulder blades, a whirl. Depending on the race, the withers can be tall and narrow …

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The front limbs of the dog – assessment

The front limbs of the dog – assessment.

The bones of the front legs are made up of: blade, humerus (arm), forearm bones (radial and ulnar), wrist bones, four metacarpals and four fingers with claws.

Blade. Its seating is of decisive importance in working dogs. To, …

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Dog's head – assessment

Dog's head – assessment.

Here, first of all, the harmony of construction and the correct ratio of the individual parts are taken into account.

U.S. Its size is assessed, shape and color. The organ of smell should be especially developed in service dogs, investigators or hunting. The shape of the nose can be …

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Evaluation of the dog

Evaluation of the dog.

The evaluation of the dog should be performed according to the criteria adopted in the standard of the given breed. Template (standard) this is the description established by the breeders of the breed. The assessment is carried out according to a standard established in the home country, if of course this country deals …

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What breed of dog to choose?

What breed of dog to choose?

When choosing a dog, one should be guided by the reasons of common sense and the characteristics of the breed of the animal. To avoid disappointments in the future, you don't have to get a dog just because (as is often the case), that it is such a nice puppy”, w …

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Assessment and rewarding dogs at shows

Assessment and rewarding dogs at shows:

1. The judges of individual breeds are made by judges alone on the runway (by classes).

2. The assessment is made comparatively, taking into account important individual characteristics.

3. The dog can be classified as perfect, very good, good or satisfactory.…

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When the dog is purebred? – Polish Kennel Club

The proof of raciality is therefore only authoritative, when we know for sure, that the animal not only conforms to the breed standard, but also passes its qualities to its offspring unchanged. However, in order to avoid too complicated a way of determining the purity of an animal breed by examining it …