We’re seeing a positive trend in the spreading of information about breeding practices and how they are impacting the health and welfare of dogs.
The latest entry is from Sara Boboltz of the Huffington Post. It is well worth the read. She goes into everything from line breeding inbreeding to the horrible breeding that has deformed the English Bulldog, leading to the risk of breathing problems.
And Boboltz these dogs can’t swim and the puppies have to be delivered by delivered by cesarian section.
Dr. Louise Murray, vice president of the ASPCA Animal Hospital, is quoted as saying the dog breeds we see today are “human constructs,” meaning they are on the unnatural side. I’ve called it forced evolution.
Check out the article and the comment section.PACK MENTALITY BLOG: Compassion - teamed with Science and Logic