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Breeders and Puppy Buyers Should Stay in Touch 10 April 2016
by John Van den Bergh

The Foundation estimates that more than half of all Kerries in the US are now bred by puppy mills and other marginal breeders. However, 74% (6-Sep-03 QOTW) of this web site's visitors have purchased their Kerry from a "reputable" breeder.

Setting Kerry Ears A Simple Explanation 11 April 2016
by Edith Izant

By the age of about 12 weeks the ears have risen from hanging down along the cheek almost to the jaw line, to folding over at about the skull top, and tip pointing toward the outer corner of the eye. This is perfect--all that is wanted!

The Effects of Spaying and Neutering on Canine Behavior 11 April 2016
by Based on a section from Aggressive Behavior in Dogs by James O’Heare

Spaying and neutering is an often suggested remedy for various behavior problems. This article will be a review of the effects of spaying and neutering on behavior.

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Today is February 25, 2018

On this day in 2000:

Breeder Noel Reidy from Louisburgh Kennel died. Louisburgh is one of the most famous Kerry kennels and its bloodlines are in almost all Kerries alive today.