Author Archives: Danni Petersen

What You Need to Know About Buying a Presa Canario

your pet (that is, taking care of them throughout their lifespan), but this dominant working breed requires a firm hand, a lot of exercise and plenty of socialization. If you’re not ready to take care of a Presa Canario, they’ll quickly take over your entire household. To decide whether this is the right breed for […]

Is a Presa Canario the Right Pet for Me?

When choosing a dog breed, it’s important that you understand the characteristics of the breed and what they require before making the decision to adopt. The Presa Canario is a great example of a beautiful dog that has very specific needs—some families may simply not be able to properly care for this breed due to […]

Four Things to Know About Presa Canario Puppies

There’s never a bad time to think about adopting a puppy, especially if you’re considering a Presa Canario. Anyone looking for a loyal companion (that is adorable, to boot) need look no further than this renowned Hispanic breed. Of course, as rewarding as it can be to own a Presa Canario, choosing to adopt a […]

Presa Canario: The Official Recognition of the Breed

It has been almost 30 years since the Presa Canario was officially recognized. In that short time, the Presa Canario breed has made leaps and bounds in terms of its health, build and reputation around the world. The rough-riding companion For most of its several-hundred-year history, the Presa Canario breed has had something of a […]

Before the Presa Canario Entered the United Kennel Club

If you’re just learning about purebred dogs and the organizations that breeders and owners join, you may not know about the United Kennel Club—and why it’s so important that the presa canario is a recognized breed with it. This breed, which originated in the Canary Islands and is known for being a loyal, protective guard […]