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Did you know that in World War II, the Belgian Resistance used Schipperkes to run messages between various resistance hideouts and cells? The Nazis never caught on.

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"Due to their bravery and adventurous character, not to mention low center of gravity, Schipperkes are to this day known as excellent boat dogs, and are often found cruising the world aboard sailing yachts and powerboats. They are not prone to seasickness."

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In Flemish the word "schip" means boat, and led to the name "Schipperke" (little boatman). They earned the nickname "Little Captain" and "Little Skipper", because the dogs were the "ratters", a very important function on a canal barge, and also usually the captain's dog.

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Tyme 2 pick da nu Goggie ob teh Week! Da furst contempstant... Schipperke!

Fun fakts about teh Schipperke: "A Schipperke is a small Belgian breed of dog that originated in the early 16th century. There has been a long informal debate over whether this type of dog is a spitz or miniature sheepdog."

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