Examples of purebred in a Sentence
that horse is a purebred Arabian
Recent Examples of purebred from the Web
Nendick’s blog post admitted her mistake and included a list of Chicago shelters that adopt out purebred rescue dogs.
Carnation dairy’s purebred Holsteins — known for record-setting milk production — are gone, except for a giant cow statue considered to be a true American roadside attraction.
Hobby breeders, who often also show dogs professionally, have garnered a reputation as an acceptable, albeit pricey, source of purebred dogs.
And, yes, red spinels are now found outside Myanmar, but for the truly vibrant red spinel, Mogok is purebred.
If your heart is set on a purebred, look to breed rescue groups rather than breeders
Until recently, tigers that were not considered purebred were not federally regulated in the U.S. A new law now requires permits for the interstate sale and purchase of all tigers.
In fact, rescue groups often have a variety of pets, including puppies and both purebred and mixed breeds.
If your heart is set on a purebred, look to breed rescue groups rather than breeders; your local shelter or Humane Society should be able to direct you to a reputable one.
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purebredplay \-ˌbred\ noun
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