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  1. dog breedingnoun

    breeding dogs

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  1. Dog breeding

    Dog breeding is the practice of mating selected dogs with the intention of maintaining or producing specific qualities and characteristics. When dogs reproduce without such human intervention, their offspring's characteristics are determined by natural selection, while "dog breeding" refers specifically to the artificial selection of dogs, in which dogs are intentionally bred by their owners. Breeding relies on the science of genetics, so the breeder with a knowledge of canine genetics, health, and the intended use for the dogs attempts to breed suitable dogs.

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  1. Dog breeding

    Dog breeding is the practice of mating selected dogs with the intent to maintain or produce specific qualities and characteristics. When dogs reproduce without such human intervention, their offsprings' characteristics are determined by natural selection, while "dog breeding" refers specifically to the artificial selection of dogs, in which dogs are intentionally bred by their owners. A person who intentionally mates dogs to produce puppies is referred to as a dog breeder. Breeding relies on the science of genetics, so the breeder with a knowledge of canine genetics, health, and the intended use for the dogs attempts to breed suitable dogs.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dog breeding in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dog breeding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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    The real issue is when people commercialize dog breeding and try to profit and then, you know, they try to increase their margins and profit by reducing the cost of making sure the dogs have a really good life.

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