Strange dog sighting in Colorado Springs

elaine | September 29, 2010

While visiting Colorado Springs last month a Colorado Dog Blog reader spotted a very strange creature.
 The Indiana man sent this picture and we joked that it looked like a Chupacabra, but I am pretty sure it is actually is a rare, hairless breed of dog known as Xoloitzcuintli (pronounced show-low-eetz-kwint-lee), or a Mexican Hairless. 
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Snakes!!!! How to protect your pet on the hiking trail from the natives

elaine | June 1, 2010

Veterinarians in the Denver metro area say they have seen an unusual number of pets bitten by snakes in May and one dog park in Aurora has had to close because of two recent incidents.
Dr. Jeff Mullen with the Seven Hills Veterinary Clinic says his office usually sees or two cases each season but they’ve [...]