The Chihuahua

Chihuahua

There are many theories about the origin of the Chihuahua. It is believed that the Chihuahua comes from an an ancient breed from Central America called “Techichi” that lived in the Toltec civilisation. The Aztecs conquered the Toltecs, welcoming the Techichi into their civilisation. According to representations and paintings of the discovered Techichi, the Toltec civilisation believed that the Techichis were “magic” dogs, that they could cure illnesses and guide the Toltecs towards eternal life. The Chihuahua as we know it today was discovered in the city Chihuahua (Mexico) in 1850.

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Dogs and Children

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Many think that having both children and dogs at home is incompatible. The reality is quite different though. However, not only a recent study has shown that dogs and children are, in fact, quite similar, but there is plenty of evidence that children and dogs can live in harmony. What is more, it can be also beneficial for your offspring.  Below you will find a couple of reasons to get a four legged friend for your child.  Continue reading

Dog Kennels and the Alternative

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Finally, finally we have some time off work that we can enjoy spending with our family, friends and of course our beloved pets. Yet, sometimes you decide to take advantage of this couple of weeks off and travel. Travelling is great, isn’t it? Personally, Gudog team loves going on short and long trips, exploring new places and getting a taste of something new. And while many of us take our pets on vacation with us, sometimes the location or the distance makes the trip not so pet friendly. Alas, sometimes even impossible.   So what do dog owners choose when they have to leave their dog behind for a couple of days? Here are some things to consider to ease the transition when you need to board your dog.  Continue reading

Buckwheat Bone Treats for your Gudog

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If you’ve always wanted to make your own doggie biscuits, look no more – this simple recipe is perfect. And it is also kids friendly, meaning you can make it together with your children, teaching them how to cook and measure along the way in a stressless and fun way.
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Welcome home, puppy

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If you are planning to get a puppy for your household, you have a lot of things to think about beforehand. Here are some things to keep in mind about taking care of puppies. 

Will you have time for it?

During the holidays it is quite likely you have a lot of free time on your hands and you feel an irresistible need to share it with a dog. Think of your usual day to day life, whether or not will you have time to take care of a dog: walking it, playing with it, feeding it, ect. Continue reading

Welcome to Gudog

Welcome to Gudog

Woof, fellow dog-lovers! Our team wishes you a very warm welcome to Gudog blog.

Gudog’s aim is to provide high quality pet-care services. Excited? Just hold on – soon we are coming to London! For those who don’t know what is Gudog, here’s a brief explanation:

Gudog is a platform that brings together dog owners and experienced caregivers. As the idea of Gudog emerged from our own needs, we are aware and conscious of your needs. So, our platform will allow each and every dog owner to find an ideal caregiver for his pet, while enjoying an easy and accessible booking system and secure payment method.

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