Pomeranian Dog History

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The popularity of these tiny dogs spread quickly aroundrepparttar European upper class andrepparttar 141409 dog was soon bred down to its current size of about 5 pounds. Many ofrepparttar 141410 famous favoredrepparttar 141411 Pom including Michelangelo whose Pom would sit on a silk pillow while he paintedrepparttar 141412 Sistine chapel, Martin Luther who mentioned his toy dog in his work, Mozart who dedicated and aria to his pet Pom and Chopin who wroterepparttar 141413 Valse des Petits Chiens for his girlfriends Pom.

The Pom was recognized by The Kennel Club in Great Britain in 1870 and recognized in 1900 byrepparttar 141414 American Kennel Club.

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Adopting A Pet Pomeranian

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If its a puppy you want to buy, or you plan to showrepparttar dog, you probably want to go straight to a breeder. If you do plan to buy from a breeder, make sure you use one that hasrepparttar 141408 good ofrepparttar 141409 breed at heart and not just trying to make a quick buck. Some things to consider when reviewing breeders are:

- Length of time in business and how many puppies they produce every year too many may be an indication that they are more interested in money then in enhancingrepparttar 141410 breed. - Ask if they are involved in rescue forrepparttar 141411 breed- it shows a compassion and caring forrepparttar 141412 breed. - Make sure they knowrepparttar 141413 standard forrepparttar 141414 breed. - Find out if their breeders are registered. - Ask if any of their dogs have been found to have genetic defects they should not still be breeding these dogs. - A reputable breeder will be most concerned that his puppies are going to good owners. Ifrepparttar 141415 breeder is grilling you about your family schedule and living environment then this is a good sign!

Once you have found your perfect pet Pomeranian, make sure you dedicaterepparttar 141416 time to proper training and grooming so that your dog can be a happy healthy companion for life!

Lee Dobbins writes for http://www.pomeranian-pages.com where you can find out everything you need to know about Pomeranians. Looking for a Pomeranian? Find out more about Pom rescue at http://www.pomeranian-pages.com/Pomeranian-Rescue.html


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