Author: Mitchell Tuckness

I am a big electronics fan. I have been using and fixing computers for many years. I also do photography, astronomy, lawn care and my biggest love of them all, Coton de Tulear's and breeding them! I fell in love with the Coton de Tulear the first time I saw one and that was on TV! I had been considering getting a dog for many many years, but i just never saw a breed that fit what I was looking for and when I saw this breed and all the benefits to them, I instantly knew what I was going to get and I fell in love from there. After that, I started to research the breed and breeding them and then mentored under a Coton breeder of over 20 years experience. That is the best thing I ever did. I have learned so much and become so involved in the Coton community.

Online Store Payment Options & Store Selection Increases

Today I added the ability to make payments for items using your Amazon account. Along with the already easy option of paying with Paypal, this gives you another method that doesn’t take you away from the website to place an order. It also makes it easier for me to track sales and products, not to mention other features like refunds… Read more →

Puppies!

On October 5th at 1PM Annie started having her puppies. She had Five puppies over a 3 hour period. We had minor difficulties with the first set of pups. The labor went on for over 3 hours so we took her to the vet. On the way to the vet she had a partial birth of the first puppy. I… Read more →

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NACA Hosts UKC Multi Breed Show

May 30 – 31, 2015   Please join us for a Multi Breed Conformation Show and National Coton de Tulear Specialty at the Bell County Expo Center in Belton, TX.  Online signup for the show is easy: www.texasdogclubukc.com General questions about the show, venue, schedule, raffle, etc? kellie@shilohcotons.com A Canine Orthopedics & Movement Evaluation Seminar featuring renown speaker and judge,… Read more →

Happy Birthday Annie

I wanted to let everyone know that Saturday was Annie’s 4th Birthday! We had a party and she got her favorite rare treat, a McDonalds Egg McMuffin cake! Lot’s of treat and some new toys, along with car rides, which are by far the favorite, next to the food that is. Annie just got off her heat cycle, so her… Read more →

How Chocolate Makes Dogs Sick

How Chocolate Makes Dogs Sick March 30, 2012 You probably know that chocolate can make dogs sick, but do you know why? Understanding how this common canine toxin adversely affects a dog’s body underscores the importance of protecting dogs from exposure and helps explain the rationale behind a veterinarian’s treatment recommendations.   Chocolate contains substances known as methylxanthines (specifically caffeine… Read more →