Our group welcomes single folk & their dogs..dog owners welcome too..long as you love dogs you are welcome onboard!18 Doggy Lovers I am finally ready to open my little garden. A chance to say welcome to all my lovely new friends. "As much as you might try to schedule or plan an animal event, the animals set the tone," said Ann Persenaire, president of the Animal Rescue Foundation, which she runs out of her Wheaton home.Also atypical of speed dating, the event wasn't a beauty contest among dogs.Dozens of college students stopped by during the two-hour event in Glen Ellyn, and one even fell in love with a large mutt she plans to adopt and rename Max.
The service is another step by the Kennel Club to tackle concerns over genetic diseases in pedigree dogs, sparked by a BBC documentary which claimed animals bred for shows such as Crufts were suffering a high degree of genetic illness.
The controversy prompted the Kennel Club and the Dogs Trust to jointly fund an independent inquiry, which last year made a number of recommendations to tackle inbreeding in pedigrees, puppy farming and other welfare issues for dogs.
The Mate Select service's attempt to ensure genetic diversity within pedigree breeds, to prevent the concentration of harmful genes which can cause illness and debilitating conditions, is in addition to moves such as banning matings between close relatives.
We all know that dogs are too pure for this world but now they're helping our LOVE LIVES and we're forever grateful.
Yes, that's right: Doggy Dating is coming to Sydney and you're about to meet your one true love. ) The RSPCA will be taking over Storehouse on the Park in Rushcutters Bay Park Sunday April 2 with THE canine-themed afternoon of the year, and they're playing matchmaker for you and your perfect dog.