Veresi Akácos Pumi Kennel - Part 6
So long! Helka’s litter
Aug 08, 2012 – 11:17 AM | No Comment

We are proud to announce the birth of three little miracles (Galga, Gercse and Gemenc) on August 31 by Chankazz Helka and Galla-Hegyi Nótás! Read more on the page for our G litter!

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Working pumis

serious fun! agility, herding, flyball, frisbee…news, articles

Pumi health

news, articles about the health of the breed, known illnesses

Appearance of the pumi

show news, articles about the look of the pumi

Pumi FAQs

frequent questions and answers, facts about the pumi breed

Pumi puppies

news and updates about litters

The shape of my head
Apr 17, 2010 – 3:46 PM | No Comment
The shape of my head

Here is the recipe for a long and busy afternoon:
1. take a group of pumi folk,
2. ask them what the ideal proportions of a pumi head are like,
3. sit down and enjoy.
Congratulations! You have probably …

Analysis of canine hip dysplasia in the Finnish pumi population
Apr 16, 2010 – 3:24 PM | No Comment
Analysis of canine hip dysplasia in the Finnish pumi population

In the final part of our series on canine hip dysplasia, we will consider its significance in breeding programs by revealing the findings of our extensive research into the hip dysplasia situation in the Finnish …

A comparative study of canine hip dysplasia in the Hungarian and Finnish pumi population
Apr 14, 2010 – 3:17 PM | No Comment
A comparative study of canine hip dysplasia in the Hungarian and Finnish pumi population

In this part of our series, we will consider the significance of hip dysplasia in breeding programs in Finland and Hungary.
Landmarks of hip dysplasia screening in Finland and Hungary
The positives: The first pumis ever to …

Agility and pumis
Apr 08, 2010 – 4:40 PM | No Comment
Agility and pumis

Many thanks to Andrea Szabó for her assistance in writing this article.
Dog agility is a sport in which a dog moves through an obstacle course with the guidance of his or her handler. Originally loosely …

Canine hip dysplasia and breeding
Apr 07, 2010 – 3:16 PM | No Comment

In the third part of our series we will consider the relationship between hip dysplasia and breeding. While environmental effects, to include nutrition and exercise, may play a part in mitigating or delaying the onset …

Canine eosinophilic granuloma in pumis
Apr 06, 2010 – 3:35 PM | No Comment
Canine eosinophilic granuloma in pumis

This is a synopsis of my own article published in Puminfo (magazine of the Hungarian Pumi Club) in 2004, “Eosinophilic granuloma – should we be frightened?”
What is in the name?

Eosin (chem.): protein, a …

Early neurological stimulation
Apr 04, 2010 – 3:14 PM | No Comment
Early neurological stimulation

by Carmen L Battaglia
Surprising as it may seem, it isn’t capacity that explains the differences that exist between individuals because most seem to have far more capacity than they will ever use. The differences …

Herding pumis
Apr 02, 2010 – 1:33 PM | No Comment
Herding pumis

The herding instinct in pumis is a behavioural trait that most people think has been bred “into them” over the past two hundred years or so. On the contrary, the herding instinct exhibited by dogs …