Saturday, February 22, 2020

"Two happy faces"

Zsuzsa in Hungary shares this photo.

Kuvasz "cousin" - Pyrenees du Monde

Roberta in Italy shares this photo of her Great Pyrenees.

Friday, February 21, 2020

"Someone likes the snow!"

Mary in Oregon shares this photo of her 11-week-old Kata.

Friday, February 14, 2020

Maremmas need re-homing after success of "Oddball" movie

"Before the 2015 film Oddball, Maremma Rescue Victoria had rehomed only two puppies, but following the film's success they have rehomed hundreds of young maremmas.

"Jodie Cawood is the leader of the four-woman operation and has fostered 500 in her home alone."

Click here to see the article:

Valentine's Day 2020 - 4

Nahimana Onatha in Germany shares holiday greetings.

Valentine's Day 2020 - 3

Heini in Finland shares holiday greetings.

Valentine's Day 2020 - 2

Eva C. in Sweden sends holiday greetings.

Valentine's Day 2020 - 1

From Facebook.

Thursday, February 13, 2020

No Kuvasz, but Baby Yoda meme mentions a dog

A Baby Yoda meme that references a dog (not necessarily a Kuvasz, though it could be).

Friday, February 7, 2020

Namida

Thomas and Angelina in Germany share this photo of Namida, balanced expertly on a tree stump.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Almonds or poppy seeds?

Adriënne of Kennel Kuvasz Magasztos in the Netherlands shares this photo of her 15-week-old male. The photo was taken by Jaap, a fellow Kuvasz owner.

The obliquely-set, black eyes of the Kuvasz have been said to look like poppy seeds. It has also been said they are almond-shaped. Which is it? Or is it both?

Humorous advice on marriage and dogs



Monday, February 3, 2020

128,000 views of Kuvasz Klips!


Kuvasz Klips has now had 128,000 views!

There are 5,848 posts on the blog.
These are amazing numbers for a blog written about a fairly obscure subject, a rare dog breed, the Kuvasz! 
This blog has been seen in 102 countries around the world, in all 6 continents of the world where dogs live: North America, South America, Africa, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Kuvasz live in all, now including Africa, where several Kuvasz "cousins" already live.
Racka sheep in Hungary

Friday, January 31, 2020

Napping in a stroller in the snow

Heini in Finland shares this photo of her 7-week-old puppy enjoying a nap in the bottom section of a baby stroller.

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Maya and Arpad in the snow

Barbara in Ontario shares this photo of her Maya, taking a cozy nap in the snow. Arpad keeps watch.

LGDs at work in Wyoming

Click here to see the Working Dogs video (7:50):

10-week-old girl

Angelika of von Anka Kuvasz Kennel in Germany shares this photo of her 10-week-old female pup.

Her wavy fur is smoothing on her face and will become completely smooth up to her ears, a characteristic of the Kuvasz.
Some people affectionately call this the "helmet head" stage.

Finnish pup

Tiina of Kennel Meripeikon in Finland shares this photo of her 6-week-old female puppy.
Her wavy fur is beginning to smooth on her face and will become completely smooth up to her ears, a characteristic of the Kuvasz.

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

From Mutts.com

This is from mutts.com.

Saturday, January 18, 2020

Florida meme with Great Pyrenees

Steve E. in Florida pulls a cart on the beach, giving a ride to Maurice-Richard, our rescued Great Pyrenees. Maurice is 2 years old in this photo. He had a genetic condition that stunted his growth and caused his death at age 2-1/2. We made sure he had lots of fun while he was alive.


Friday, January 17, 2020

The Kuvasz tail

Andrea of Majna-menti Mákvirág Kuvasz Kennel in Germany shares this photo of her Coco's tail.

"The tail is covered, along its entire length, by dense, wavy
coat which can even reach a length of 10-15 cm [about 4-6 inches] at the tip of the tail."

From: Pál Sárkány and Imre Ócsag. 1986. Hungarian Dog Breeds. 2nd ed. Budapest, Hungary: Corvina Kiadó. (Orig. pub. 1977.) 

Puppy fur transition

Claudia W. in Germany shares this photo of her 5-week-old puppy. This photo showcases the puppy fur's transition from wavy to smooth on the Kuvasz face.

Thursday, January 16, 2020

The boar and the puppy

Enikő of Dunamenti Jeles Kuvasz Kennel in Hungary shares this photo of a wild boar that was raised in captivity and raised with dogs. Enikő's 8-week-old puppy wants to play with it.

Kuvasz "cousin" - Coca the Pyr puppy

Coca's owner in California shares this photo of young Coca, a Great Pyrenees pup. This photo shows the characteristic double dewclaws on the back legs of the Pyrenees.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Kuvasz cuties

Enikő of Dunamenti Jeles Kuvasz Kennel in Hungary shares this photo of her puppies.

This photo showcases the distinctive Kuvasz pigmentation: the white fur and the black color of the eyes, nose, lips and claws.

Sunday, January 12, 2020

Friday, January 10, 2020

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

A puppy's pigment

Csilla of Kulcsos Lujza Kuvasz Kennel in Hungary shares this photo of one of her one-month-old puppies.

This photo showcases the Kuvasz's white, wavy fur, as well as the slate gray/black pigment of the eyes, nose and the foot pads. His little claws are in the process of turning slate gray/black.

Monday, January 6, 2020

Happy New Year 2020 - 27

Erika of Vértesi Selymes Ékes shares this photo of Csillag and wishes all good to the kuvasz fans.

Thursday, January 2, 2020

Happy New Year 2020 - 26

Dóri in Hungary shares holiday greetings.

Happy New Year 2020 - 25

Paulo G. of Kuvaszok Kennel Brasil shares this photo of his family and sends best wishes for the new year.

Happy New Year 2020 - 24

The Gábor family in Hungary shares holiday greetings.

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

127,000 views of Kuvasz Klips!


Kuvasz Klips has now had 127,000 views!

There are 5,822 posts on the blog.
These are amazing numbers for a blog written about a fairly obscure subject, a rare dog breed, the Kuvasz! 
This blog has been seen in 101 countries around the world, in all 6 continents of the world where dogs live: North America, South America, Africa, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Kuvasz live in all, now including Africa, where several Kuvasz "cousins" also live.


Christmas in Budapest.

Happy New Year 2020 - 23

Andrea K. in Hungary shares new year greetings.

Happy New Year 2020 - 22

Marcsi in Hungary shares holiday greetings.

Happy New Year 2020 - 21

Andrea of Majna-menti Mákvirág Kuvasz Kennel in Germany shares holiday greetings.

Happy New Year 2020 - 20

Annett in Germany shares new year greetings.

Happy New Year 2020 - 19

Thomas and Angelina in Germany share holiday greetings.

Happy New Year 2020 - 18

Martin F. in Germany shares holiday greetings.

Happy New Year 2020 - 17

Zoltán of A Kuvasz és Mi Alapítvány in Hungary shares new year greetings. This photo is of  9-year-old Csinka.

Happy New Year 2020 - 16

Sándorné Bárándi in Hungary shares holiday greetings.

Happy New Year 2020 - 15

Zoran of Kuvasz OF JEJINIC HOUSE and JH - Dachshund in Serbia shares holiday greetings.

Happy New Year 2020 - 14

Detlev in Germany shares new year greetings.

Happy New Year 2020 - 13

Anja of Védelmezo Északi Kedves Kuvasz Kennel in Germany shares new year greetings.