I thought I'd do a dog of the day for abit, mainly because I love dogs and it is interesting learning about different breeds.
Today is the Newfoundland, or Newfie.
Have you got one or ever met one? I have met a few on walks and they seem really gentle, and lovely to stroke...very soft!
This has loads of information on the breed http://www.thenewfoundlandclub.co.uk...ytywan2001.pdf
Before you go ooh-aah about the above picture, please remember that by about 6 months old those tiny little handfuls of joy will be starting to develop into large demons capable of pushing you and your family closer to the edge than you ever thought possible.
One day old puppies
They are world-class mud-magnets and can bring an amazing amount of water and dirt into your house.
Here are some photos: