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Chow

An obsolete Indian unit of weight approximately equivalent to 0.389 grams.
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Cerca de alli hay un prestigioso criadero de perros de la raza chow chow.
Officers also found a litter of Chow Chows who were 11 weeks under the minimum selling age and three French Bulldogs so young they could fit in a small dog bowl were also rescued.
* Pemphigus foliaceus: One study found Akitas disportionately affected but also English Springer Spaniels, Chow Chows, Dachshunds, Collies and Chinese Shar Peis.
The lifeless chow chow Ukwong Adventurer was found in its box at the Midlands counties championship.
Ch'en and more shops in China that sell panda dogs didn't disclose the exact chemicals or technique they use in dyeing chow chows. This emerging new trend in China was met with concerns by pet owners online.
Bliss estimates that a busy day of grooming heavily coated breeds such as Huskies, Chow Chows, and Newfoundlands can generate up to 25 pounds of fur, adding that regardless of the breed of dog, every little bit helps.
He's bred and shown Chow Chows, English Pointers, and Italian Greyhounds.
Among some 5,500 dogs entered at the four-day show, Jovo was a true celebrity among the barking caco<302>phony of chow chows, dalmatians and poodles.
The most frequent biters, the study found, were unneutered, male German shepherds and chow chows. These dogs weighed more than 50 pounds, were more than 5 years old, lived in homes with children under the age of 10, spent their days chained in the yard, and had previously snapped at visitors.
Almost a quarter of the bites were inflicted by German Shepards, with Chow Chows the second most common biting dog (22% of all bites).