What Is a “Pet Quality” Puppy?

If you’ve ever heard someone say they “just” want a “pet quality” puppy, chances are they are hoping to get a purebred dog (potentially for a lower price) to keep as a pet, as they’re not looking to enter the dog in shows. They simply like the breed and want to have one of their […]

Tips for Finding and Working with a Responsible Breeder

When you have a specific dog—like a Presa Canario—in mind, you’ll need to work with a breeder. However, not all dog breeders are created equal, and if you want a dog that is healthy and well-adjusted and hope to have a good resource for your chosen breed, you’ll need to do some legwork first. Here’s […]

Presa Canario FAQ

If you’re in the market for a new pup, you’re likely to spend much of your time cruising through the internet reading message boards and websites, searching for the perfect breed of dog for you. A decade ago, those sites may have been dominated by praise for retrievers and collies. These days, however, the noble […]

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 […]

The Character and Temperament of the Presa Canario

You’d be hard pressed to find someone who sees a picture of a Presa Canario and doesn’t immediately fall head over heels in love. These dogs are gorgeous and muscular, with a distinctively lovable face. However, the one physical feature that gives potential owners pause is the sheer size of the Presa Canario. These towering […]