Several weeks ago, we got a new pet. Not a pet turtle or reptile, but a Pekingese dog, who we’ve named Matthias. Pekingese are very stubborn and quite a big change from having turtles, reptiles, fish or shrimp.

Meet Matthias:

And now, for a little more information about the history of the Pekingese dog breed, see this excerpt from a documentary titled “Creation of the Pekingese Dog”: