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This island in the Caribbean will let you play with puppies
ABC News - Jun 12, 2017

This island in the Caribbean will let you play with puppies.  

Dog Breeding

Earliest evidence for dog breeding found on remote Siberian island

Science MagazineScience Magazine - May 26, 2017
An analysis of canine bones from Zhokhov suggests the dogs there were bred to pull sleds, making this the first evidence—by thousands of years—for dog breeding in the archaeological record. “It's pretty convincing and very exciting,” says Melinda ...  

Dog Grooming

Zoning board OKs kennel, dog grooming business
Peru Tribune - Jun 16, 2017

Miami County zoning officials have cleared the way for a local woman to operate a kennel and dog grooming business from her Jefferson Township Home. The Zoning Board of Appeals on Wednesday night granted a request from Joyce Lowe to allow the ...  

Dog Training

New tool helps pick puppies most suited to guide dog training

Phys.OrgPhys.Org - Jun 14, 2017
Animal behaviour experts at the University of Nottingham have developed a new tool which can be used to predict a young dog's likelihood of successfully ...  

Dog Names

The names we give to our dogs, children

The HeraldThe Herald - Jun 13, 2017
In Shona-speaking homes, dog-names like Mogon'yei and Toziyana take the honours when it comes to confrontation and feuds between families or between members of families. Mogon'yei practically tells someone to go to hell and does so in rather uncouth ...  

Dog Show

Community heads to Blackfoot for annual East Idaho Spring Classic ...

LocalNews8.comLocalNews8.com - Jun 16, 2017
The annual East Idaho Spring Classic dog show kicked off on Thursday. People from all over the United States headed to the Blackfoot dog show. Canines ...  

Dog Problems

How to solve dog problems

The South Burnett TimesThe South Burnett Times - Jun 1, 2017
How to solve dog problems. Katherine Morris | 1st Jun 2017 10:41 AM. 0. Use this content. NEW LAWS: Bonny Heit with Australian Cattle Dog, German Shepard, rottie cross puppies available for adoption at the Kingaroy RSPCA. Katherine Morris ...  

Greyhound Racing

Firefighters show support for greyhound racing in Wheeling

WTOV SteubenvilleWTOV Steubenville - Jun 9, 2017
And greyhound racing is important to Wheeling and Charleston, but they're not attacking the horse racing industry and essentially it isn't government money.” City leaders in Wheeling plus, the firefighters, say they are paying close attention again to ...  


No Ordinary Affenpinscher, Banana Joe Is Named Best in Show

New York TimesNew York Times - Feb 13, 2013
Banana Joe, a black dog with a monkeylike face, became the first affenpinscher to win Best in Show at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Tuesday night. He defeated six dogs, one a Portuguese water dog on the same night that Bo, who is the same ...  

Afghan Hound

Afghan hounds rescued from Phelan home now up for adoption

VVdailypress.comVVdailypress.com - Jun 15, 2017
An Afghan Hound gets a haircut and bath at the Devore Animal Shelter. The dog, along with 30 others, is now up for adoption after being rescued from "inhumane conditions" in Phelan last month. [Photo courtesy of the San Bernardino County Animal Care ...  

Airedale Terrier

UPDATE: 'Hunter' the missing Airedale has been FOUND!

The B-Town Blog (blog)The B-Town Blog (blog) - May 21, 2017
UPDATE May 20, 2017: Phenomenal news – 'Hunter,' the male Airedale Terrier who went missing on Thursday night, has been FOUND! “A good Samaritan that read about him on The B-Town Blog called just a few minutes ago with a tip,” his owner Tyson ...  

Alaskan Malamute

Wolf That Bit Thurston County Boy Relocated to Sanctuary
Centralia Chronicle - Jun 20, 2017

A female wolf that bit off part of a 3-year-old Thurston County boy's arm in April has been relocated to an out-of-state wildlife sanctuary, along with her pups and her Alaskan malamute mate. The puppies were born in Thurston County Animal Services ...  

American Bulldog

Adoption corner: Meet Peppa, the American Bulldog

South Coast SunSouth Coast Sun - Jun 19, 2017
Peppa, the one year old American Bulldog has been waiting for too long at the Amanzimtoti SPCA for her forever home. Being a rare American Bulldog breed, many are scared off by her enormous size. However, once meeting her you'll realise she's as docile ...  

American Eskimo Dog

For some Californians, it's bring your dog to work day every day

ReutersReuters - Jun 7, 2017
Indy, Tanz's American Eskimo dog, usually greets employees when they arrive at the office and dog treats and snacks are always up for grabs. "I think this could be a high stress, very high-paced environment," Tanz, 35, said. "It just kind of takes the ...  

American Foxhound

Shimmering Aspen could provide Ellen Charles her latest claim to fame: a Black-Eyed Susan win

Baltimore SunBaltimore Sun - May 18, 2017
In 2013, an American foxhound and bichon frise she owned were named Best of Show at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. Her lucky charm at the time: a crystal horse brooch. Bought at a dog show, of course. This weekend, she'll be at Pimlico to root ...  

American Pit Bull Terrier

Adoptable dog: Pit bull terrier Keegan is happy and lovable

OCRegisterOCRegister - May 27, 2017
Keegan is a 1-year-old American pit bull terrier who's full of fun and loves to play. 0 Comments. By Maryanne Dell | mdell@scng.com | Orange County Register. PUBLISHED: May 26, 2017 at 7:21 pm | UPDATED: June 2, 2017 at 7:30 pm. Breed: American pit ...  

American Staffordshire Terrier

Caraway City Council approves pit bull dog ordinance
Northeast Arkansas Town Crier - May 16, 2017

Any dog which has the appearance and characteristics of being predominately of the breeds of Bull Terrier, Staffordshire Terrier, American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier; any other breed commonly known as Pit Bulls, Pit Bull Dogs or ...  

American Water Spaniel

Mego: Illinois' failure to choose a 'state dog' needs to be remedied

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune - Feb 19, 2016
The American water spaniel, shown here competiting in the 140th Westminster Kennel Club dog show Tuesday in New York, is the state dog for Wisconsin. (Mary Altaffer, AP). Bill Mego. Privacy Policy. Last week saw the presentation of the140th Westminster ...  

Anatolian Shepherd Dog

Anatolian Shepherd Dogs are 'working dogs' bred to protect livestock

Hawkesbury GazetteHawkesbury Gazette - May 19, 2017
Ekin and his wife Ashley own Tribocie - a breeder based from their home in Ebenezer, and one of only five registered Anatolian Shepherd Dog breeders across Australia (and the only one in NSW). “Around 70 per cent of people come to us because they want ...  

Australian Shepherd

Australian Shepherd needs a good home

My Ballard (blog)My Ballard (blog) - Jun 13, 2017
Brian Bauer is looking for a family to adopt his grandmother's dog, an 8-year-old purebred Australian Shepherd. “She was my grandma's dog, and grandma just passed away so we're looking for a good home for her,” Brian writes. He adds that she was once a ...  

Australian Terrier

Menacing dog classification of Australian terrier overturned
Voxy - May 23, 2017

A Taupo District Council committee has overturned a decision to classify an Australia terrier as menacing, following an assessment by an animal behaviour expert. The dog, Tilly Matilda, was given the classification due to her past behaviour during a ...  


Wolf evolution and 'settled science'

Phys.OrgPhys.Org - Jun 9, 2017
They compared the genomes of 3 domestic dog breeds (boxer, German shepherd, and Basenji), 6 coyotes, a golden jackal from Kenya, and various wolves to 7 "reference" genomes from 4 Eurasian gray wolves (to minimize recent mutations) and 3 coyotes.  

Basset Griffon Vendeen

Go West-minster, Young Mastiff

Huffington PostHuffington Post - Feb 18, 2017
Afghans, Bassett, Coonhounds, Deerhounds, Borzoi, Greyhound, Otterhound, Pharoah, Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen, Saluki and Whippet. My favorite? That old gentle giant, the Irish Wolfhound. Karen Goodell. Irish Wolfhounds Stuart & Kaviar (Owner: Karen ...  

Basset Hound

Oklahoma 'Pioneer Woman' builds media empire on the Plains

Times RecordTimes Record - Jun 20, 2017
Her digital and print catalogues are all full of her quips about motherhood and quick-and-easy meals mixed with musings on her late basset hound and comparing her current life in cowgirl boots to one where she used to wear pumps. Recent blog entries ...  


Kelly the Beagle finds foster home while owner serves overseas

ABC15 ArizonaABC15 Arizona - Jun 14, 2017
Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Arizona Humane Society. Arizona Humane Society. Show Caption Hide Caption. Previous Next. PHOENIX - Kelly, the 6-year ...  

Bearded Collie

A Ninety-Pound Dachshund Mix

The Bark (blog)The Bark (blog) - Jun 13, 2017
Many of the results were unsurprising. That dog everyone had assumed was a Rottweiler and German Shepherd Cross? Throw in a little Bearded Collie, and that's just what the test said. The dog that looks exactly like an Irish Setter except that it is black?  


A Ninety-Pound Dachshund Mix

The Bark (blog)The Bark (blog) - Jun 13, 2017
The test came back with breeds nobody had guessed—Plott Hound, Puli, Saint Bernard and Beauceron. Other results went far beyond surprising and straight into the seemingly impossible. The 90-pound dog that appeared to have some northern breed as its ...  

Bedlington Terrier

A Bedlington Terrier

Huffington PostHuffington Post - Jun 18, 2016
For some strange reason, on more than one occasion, people have confused me for someone who is mentally challenged. I say this with the utmost respect for those with mental challenges and apologize for any insult they may experience by being ...  


Indian women boxers get first foreign coach

ESPNESPN - May 24, 2017
Bergamasco has worked with Italian boxers - men and women - at both the senior and youth level. Both coaches have been set a target of producing good results at the Commonwealth and Asian Games next year, based on which their contracts would be ...  

Bernese Mountain Dog

Loveland Ski Area mourns passing of Toby the Bernese Mountain Dog

9NEWS.com9NEWS.com - May 28, 2017
Toby the Bernese Mountain Dog, also known as Von Toby, was a familiar face to many as the ski area's public relations pup over the past three seasons. PHOTOS: Toby the Bernese Mountain Dog. His owner, Dustin Schaefer, announced Toby's passing to ...  

Bichon Frise

Gerardo Voci, 92, expert in cardiac catheterization

Philly.comPhilly.com - Jun 14, 2017
He enjoyed cooking and the companionship of his Bichon Frise, Antoine. When his wife, an Alzheimer's patient, was placed in a nursing home, Dr. Voci took Antoine to visit her every day for several years. She died in 2015. Antoine is in the care of a ...  

Black And Tan Coonhound

Pets of the week: A medium-hair cat, coonhound mix and a rabbit

STLtoday.comSTLtoday.com - May 23, 2017
Max is a handsome 4-year-old black and tan coonhound mix with stunning markings and a soft coat. This loving boy enjoys getting attention from all of his human friends and he has a wonderful smile. Max likes to play and go for long walks outside to ...  

Black Russian Terrier

Get to Know the Black Russian Terrier: The Red Star's Creation

Dogster.comDogster.com - Jan 25, 2016
To dog folk, a Black Russian is not an after-dinner cocktail. And a Black Russian Terrier is not a terrier. It's one of Russia's greatest successes in animal husbandry, the result of a concerted effort to create the supreme military dog ...  


Bloodhound supersonic car set for October trials

BBC NewsBBC News - Jun 12, 2017
The Bloodhound supersonic car will run for the first time on 26 October. It is going to conduct a series of "slow speed" trials on the runway at Newquay airport in Cornwall. Engineers want to shake down the vehicle's systems before heading out to South ...  

Border Collie

Ranchers report five border collie puppies stolen from Moffat County

Steamboat Pilot & TodaySteamboat Pilot & Today - May 27, 2017
A border collie herds a flock during the Meeker Classic Sheepdog Trials. A litter of five border collie puppies were stolen Wednesday from a camp near Moffat County Road 4. Moffat County residents are keeping their eyes and ears open for people who ...  

Border Terrier

Dharma, 9 year old Border Terrier. Spayed female

Go Blue RidgeGo Blue Ridge - Jun 5, 2017
Lost on Buffalo Creek upstream from Buffalo Cove. May have been washed downstream (towards 268) as very high water that weekend. Was very well traveled and socialized at time she was lost but after being gone for 2 weeks may be very scared and wary ...  


Borzoi, Bulldog, German Shepherd and Shih Tzu Are Group Winners

New York TimesNew York Times - Feb 16, 2016
A borzoi named Lucy was first among the hounds; Panda, a Shih Tzu, was named the top toy; Annabelle, a serene bulldog, was selected as the best in the nonsporting group; and Rumor, a German shepherd who was the top dog heading into the show, won ...  

Boston Terrier

Lightning-quick Boston terrier tears up Brevard's running scene

Florida TodayFlorida Today - Jun 2, 2017
As soon as she hears the start of the "Star Spangled Banner," Ruby Tuesday loses it. The 4-year-old Boston terrier knows it means one thing: paws to the pavement. “She howls,” said Brittany Streufert, 44, of Viera. “Shane tries to keep her away from ...  

Bouvier Des Flandres

Belvidere dog handlers back at Westminster

Rockford Register StarRockford Register Star - Feb 12, 2017
Jagger and JT are the third and fourth Bouvier des Flandres the Ogdens have taken to Westminster. The Meyers thought they were Westminster-worthy after they both showed well last year. “It's a real super duper honor,” psychologist Penelope Ogden said.  

Bracco Italiano

High Bridge Pooch Parade is what life in a small wn is all about'

New Jersey HillsNew Jersey Hills - Jun 14, 2017
The other grand prize, for adult and dog, went to therapy dogs Gigi, a bracco Italiano hunting dog, and her roommate, Brie a German Wire-Haired Pointer. The dogs are owned by Phil and Deanna Cuchiaro of Adopt-a-Setter rescue in Whitehouse Station.  


France's new First Lady ran in local elections when Emmanuel Macron was 11 years old

Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk - May 27, 2017
Mrs Auzière, as she then was, ran as a Right-wing candidate, according to a fellow activist, Jeannine Briard, now 83, a primary teacher whom the future First Lady encouraged to enter politics. Mrs Briard said: “Brigitte told me, 'Listen, we're missing ...  

Bull Terrier

Two tiny bull terrier mixes are ready to leave shelter life behind
LA Daily News - May 26, 2017

Courtesy photos Gwen, left, (ID # A1701658) is a year-old bull terrier-Jack Russell terrier mix is fullly grown at 13 pounds. She is friendly and has become buddies with Gretchen, right, in two short weeks at the West Valley Animal Shelter. Gretchen ...  


Bikers applaud planned Bulldog Boulevard changes
Universe.byu.edu - Jun 12, 2017

Provo City will add center-running planted medians and protected bicycle lanes to Bulldog Boulevard next summer in order to improve its safety, according to a Provo City newsletter. The Provo City website says Bulldog Boulevard's crash rate is three ...  


Tripawds event aims to raise awareness about pet cancer, celebrate three-legged friends

Richmond magazine (blog)Richmond magazine (blog) - May 26, 2017
She says her veterinarian discovered Hannah had osteosarcoma (bone cancer) in February 2013 after the bullmastiff began limping. "It became clear that I would need to pursue the amputation and give her a chance, or else it would just be a matter of ...  

Cairn Terrier

Save a Dog adoption candidates receive makeovers

Wicked Local SudburyWicked Local Sudbury - Jun 12, 2017
The dogs treated to makeover sessions were Rumble, a 1-year-old Scotty-Schnauzer mix; Duke, a 6-month-old Cairn terrier mix; Aussie, a 4-year-old mini Australian shepherd; Nyla, a 6-year-old Husky mix; Martini, an adult Chihuahua; Brayden, a 9-week-old ...  

Canaan Dog

In Pictures: 8th annual New Canaan Dog Days held for a good cause

NewcanaannewsonlineNewcanaannewsonline - May 22, 2017
NEW CANAAN — In a tradition aimed at giving old dogs new digs, the 8th annual New Canaan Dog Days took place Sunday afternoon on Grove Street. Money raised went to local animal shelters, according to Adam Jacobson of Pet Pantry Warehouse, which ...  

Cane Corso

Aggression and Fear Can Be Reduced in Specific Dog Breeds

Psychology Today (blog)Psychology Today (blog) - Jun 22, 2017
Since June 2001, the Dutch Kennel Club began to require a behavior test (the Socially Acceptable Behavior test or SAB) be administered to certain breeds: the Neapolitan Mastiff, Fila Brasileiro, Cane Corso, American Staffordshire Terrier and Rottweiler.  

Cardigan Welsh Corgi

Get to Know the Cardigan Welsh Corgi: The Other Corgi

Dogster.comDogster.com - Jul 25, 2016
This is not your average Corgi, either — that's because the Cardigan Welsh Corgi is the far less popular, less recognized Corgi. Most everybody knows the Pembroke Welsh Corgi — the Queen's dogs. But if you want to stand out, you need to go Cardigan.  

Carolina Dog

Dog flu vaccine encouraged for dogs traveling, boarding and in social situations

Index-JournalIndex-Journal - Jun 13, 2017
According to a social media post from the South Carolina Association of Veterinarians, it has been confirmed that an out-of-state lab found H3N2 influenza on May 25, in a sample from a South Carolina dog. Dog flu symptoms begin to show within two to ...  

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Rawhide dog chews recalled due to possible chemical contamination

AZFamilyAZFamily - Jun 12, 2017
File image of a Cavalier King Charles spaniel chewing on a rawhide-shaped bone. (Source: AP Photo/The Gazette, Jim Slosiarek). (Meredith) -- United Pet Group is recalling multiple brands of rawhide dog chews that were sold nationwide because they may ...  

Cesky Terrier

The least popular dog breeds to own

FOX31 DenverFOX31 Denver - May 23, 2016
Cesky Terrier Overview | PetBreeds. Why it might not be popular: High maintenance with heavy grooming need. The Cesky terrier is a high maintenance breed that requires frequent grooming. The dog is difficult to train and may be too much for a first ...  

Chesapeake Bay Retriever

Help find Fergus the Dog, the retriever swept away by the Shenandoah River

W*USA 9W*USA 9 - Jun 5, 2017
Thousands of people online and up and down the Shenandoah River are sharing the story of Fergus the Dog. The beautiful, rambunctious Chesapeake Bay Retriever was swept away in high water over Memorial Day weekend. Bruce Leshan, WUSA 6:00 PM.  


Chihuahua operation nets 70 arrests, suspected cartel gunmen

El Paso TimesEl Paso Times - Jun 15, 2017
A statewide operation targeting organized crime netted 70 arrests, including suspected drug cartel gunmen, Chihuahua officials said. The arrests were part of an ongoing operation involving state police and the Mexican military, Chihuahua Gov. Javier ...  

Chow Chow

Do you have a recipe for chow chow?

Allentown Morning CallAllentown Morning Call - Jun 19, 2017
Chow chow, a sweet and sour pickled salad of summer vegetables, gave the Pennsylvania Germans a way to preserve that garden freshness when the weather turned colder. Anything can be preserved in chow chow but it's usually different kinds of beans, ...  

Clumber Spaniel

Pentru iubitorii de animale de companie Clumber Spaniel

Monitorul ExpresMonitorul Expres - Jun 9, 2017
Această rasă poartă numele proprietăţii Clumber Park a Ducelui de Newcastle unde se crede că a fost crescut primul exemplar din Anglia, fiind adus din Franţa ...  

Coton de Tulear

Jonathan Zalman
Tablet Magazine - May 30, 2017

Is a dog dying news? Sure is, always, especially when that pup was a 14-year companion to Tablet royalty and proud dog momma Barbra Streisand. Her Coton de Tulear, named Samantha/Sammie/likely other affectionate doggie-isms, recently passed away.  

Curly Coated Retriever

Watch NJ's most talented pets — Contest winners announced

New Jersey 101.5 FM RadioNew Jersey 101.5 FM Radio - May 26, 2017
Congratulations to Natalie from North Brunswick and her curly-coated retriever Lodi for winning our NJ 101.5 Talented Pets contest! Natalie (and Lodi) will receive a one-of-a-kind work of art painted by Joyce the elephant, and a pair of tickets to Six ...  


Crusoe the Celebrity Dachshund takes a Smoky Mountain vacation

WBIR-TVWBIR-TV - Jun 15, 2017
Crusoe the Celebrity Dachshund and family are visiting the Great Smoky Mountains this week, creating more of the adorable viral videos the pup and his humans are known for. On this trip, he's also accompanied by his best bud, Oakley. The two have ...  


Annecy: Disney Channels Unveils '101 Dalmatian Street,' 'Gigantosaurus,' 'Space Chickens In Space'

VarietyVariety - Jun 13, 2017
ANNECY, France — Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Disney Channel France, Disney Channels EMEA used France's Annecy Festival to unveil three brand new series: Disney heritage series “101 Dalmatian Street,” as well as “Gigantosaurus” and “Space ...  

Dandie Dinmont Terrier

Dandie Dinmont breed's 'founding father' celebrated

BBC NewsBBC News - Jun 1, 2017
The 175th anniversary of the birth of the modern-day father of one of the world's rarest dog breeds is being celebrated in the Scottish Borders. Every Dandie Dinmont terrier can trace its ancestry back to Old Ginger, born on Selkirk's Haining estate in ...  


Off-leash dogs becoming a problem at Boise parks

KTVBKTVB - Jun 8, 2017
“As we passed the playground there was a bench and a woman was sitting there with two children and a deerhound looking dog,” says Montes. Montes says the woman had her dog on a leash but wasn't holding onto it. “Just because your dog is on leash, ...  

Doberman Pinscher

Toledo Kennel Club show spotlights the best of the best

Toledo BladeToledo Blade - Jun 11, 2017
Around them, a puffed-out out poodle and a mop-like komondor panted in the heat, their painstaking coiffures casting a sharp contrast to the slick coat of a doberman pinscher. IN PICTURES: Toledo Kennel Club's All-Breed Show. It's a good thing that ...  

Dogue de Bordeaux

Colchester on Wednesday

Truro Daily NewsTruro Daily News - Jun 14, 2017
Flash is a Dogue de Bordeaux (French Mastiff) mix who will soon be ready for a home. He weighs about 85 pounds, and loves to cuddle and is good with children, cats and other dogs. Because he can easily knock young children over he should go to a home ...  

English Pointer

PET OF THE WEEK: Meet Patches, the polite English pointer

LancasterOnlineLancasterOnline - Nov 11, 2016
Patches is a 12-year-old English Pointer available for adoption at Humane League of Lancaster County. 2 Pet of the Week Patches.jpg. Buy Now. CASEY KREIDER | Staff Photographer. Patches is a 12-year-old English Pointer available for adoption at ...  

English Setter

George Smith: Remembering Dad on Father's Day

Kennebec Journal & Morning SentinelKennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel - Jun 14, 2017
A field at the north end of Maranacook Lake, on a bright, sunny October morning, when our English setter, Gypsy-Lou, stopped on point and a fat pheasant exploded out of the corn. I fired, with Dad at my side, and shot my first pheasant. … Sunday ...  

English Springer Spaniel

Fur, Fins and Feathers: Springer Spaniel captures woman's heart

SouthCoastToday.comSouthCoastToday.com - Jun 15, 2017
Hundreds of sporting dog enthusiasts from all over New England will converge June 23-24 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick, Rhode Island for the Eastern English Springer Spaniel Club, Inc. specialty dog show. The two-day competition will showcase ...  

Finnish Lapphund

How to solve dog problems

The South Burnett TimesThe South Burnett Times - Jun 1, 2017
Blackbutt's Roslyn Seare is a Finnish lapphund and Siberian husky breeder. She said as she was already confined to the Dogs Queensland code of ethics the new register wouldn't impact her breeding. Mrs Seare breeds two to three litters per year and has ...  

Finnish Spitz

Everett dog owners hope for the best at Westminster show

The Daily HeraldThe Daily Herald - Feb 10, 2017
Meet Zoom. He's a Finnish spitz with a fox-like look, a persistent bark and a lively personality. Meet Hudson. He's a field spaniel with floppy ears, keen hunting skills and a gentle nature. Meet Wendy Whiteley, Zoom's owner, who at 49 has been showing ...  

Flat Coated Retriever

Tom Colicchio May Be a Top Chef, But Have You Met His Top Dog, Piper?

Bravo (blog)Bravo (blog) - Jun 14, 2017
The Top Chef judge and mentor got his flat-coated retriever from a responsible breeder over eight years ago, but according to the chef, she seems to have Peter Pan syndrome. The beautiful pupper has a healthy appetite for playtime—Tom has shared ...  

French Bulldog

Famous French bulldog lifts patients' spirits during hospital visit ...

WLS-TVWLS-TV - Jun 9, 2017
Manny the French bulldog, who also happens to be a social media star, visited patients at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital Friday.  

German Pinscher

Breed breakdown: An in-depth look at the Doberman Pinscher

Hub City TimesHub City Times - Nov 1, 2016
It is believed that the German Pinscher and the Old German Shepherd — a now extinct shorthaired dog — were the main ancestors to the breed. Rottweilers, Beaucerons, and Weimeraners also likely went into development of the Doberman. The terriers gave ...  

German Shepherd Dog

Crystal Lake trainer, German shepherd named G-man to compete in IPO for shot at world title

Northwest HeraldNorthwest Herald - May 28, 2017
According to the United Schutzhund Clubs of America, the first IPO trial was held in Germany in 1901 to emphasize the correct working temperament and abilities in the German shepherd dog breed. Originally, these dogs were herding dogs, but the ...  

German Shorthaired Pointer

Nonprofit hopes to keep Turtle Creek Park open, natural

Sunbury Daily ItemSunbury Daily Item - May 29, 2017
Sean Herman, of Mifflinburg, with his dog Porter, a German shorthaired pointer, said, “He can be a dog. He gets to run and around and be crazy. And it's good to socialize him." Search “Turtle Creek Park Association” on Facebook to contact board members ...  

German Wirehaired Pointer

Ada County Pet of the Week: Gunter

Idaho StatesmanIdaho Statesman - Jun 12, 2017
Gunter, 4, is a 55-pound neutered male German wirehaired pointer mix. He is athletic, high energy, smart and loyal. He would be a great long-distance running partner and loves to play with all types of toys. Gunter is a bright boy, but he can be ...  

Giant Schnauzer

Dog saves family from fire

Journal & CourierJournal & Courier - May 23, 2017
Onyx, a cross between an English mastiff and giant schnauzer, saved his family from a house fire late Monday.  

Glen Of Imaal Terrier

Change in venue boosts dog show participation

Daily Record-NewsDaily Record-News - Jun 5, 2017
Unusual breeds included a wirehaired Vizsla, American English coonhound, Plott, cairn terrier and Glen of Imaal terrier. New breeds to the AKC also attended the competition: Cirnechi dell'Etna, Coton de Tulear and Pumik, Lewis said. COMMUNITY IMPACT.  

Golden Retriever

THE DOGS OF PLYMOUTH: Diane, Mike and Lucy Burke, the golden retriever

Wicked Local PlymouthWicked Local Plymouth - Jun 17, 2017
Diane: "She's how old? Seven and a half? We got her when she was like 4 months old. We went to get a puppy from the litter and she was left over from another litter and we got her for half price. She was the runt. No one had taken her. She was like a ...  


Meet Millie the Goldendoodle, the cutest concierge to ever grace a front desk

Travel+LeisureTravel+Leisure - May 19, 2017
Except when it comes to one Hilton hotel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where an 8-month-old miniature Goldendoodle named Millie serves as a “canine concierge” to help greet hotel guests and give a little stress relief to her fellow employees. Millie is ...  

Gordon Setter

Wall Street to West Coast

AroundtheOAroundtheO - May 24, 2017
The Namyets spent a year driving around the country in a 1986 Honda Accord, with Ginger, their 70-pound Gordon setter, scrunched in the back. They camped and stayed in motels, hitting San Luis Obispo, Flagstaff, Boulder, Charlottesville—about 50 ...  

Great Dane

Great Dane puppy mill busted in New Hampshire, 84 dogs rescued

PEOPLE.comWGME - Jun 17, 2017
Wolfeboro Police Department, assisted by the Humane Society of the United States, rescued 75 Great Danes from a breeding center Friday in New Hampshire. Another 9 puppies were taken from a different location. (Meredith Lee/The HSUS). Puppy mill 2.  

Greater Swiss Mountain Dog

Greater Swiss mountain dogs for the great outdoors

Loveland Reporter-HeraldLoveland Reporter-Herald - May 24, 2017
With the rise of farming technology, the breed declined in the early 1900s, according to the Greater Swiss Mountain Dog Club of America ( www.gsmdca.org). The American Kennel Club now ranks the breed the 78th most popular dog breed. "I also find it ...  


Prevost Awarded Large Greyhound Contract

MassTransitMag.com (press release) (registration) (blog)MassTransitMag.com (press release) (registration) (blog) - Jun 20, 2017
Greyhound Lines Inc. , based in Dallas Texas, has awarded Prevost a contract for up to 360 motorcoaches. The three year deal specifies the delivery of the first 60 coaches in 2017 with the option to purchase the balance over a 3 year period. This is ...  

Griffon Bruxellois

Star Wars: 11 of George Lucas' strangest inspirations

TIMEBlastr - May 25, 2017
The creatures that seem cute until they nearly roast Han Solo alive on a spit (total misunderstanding) and then redeem themselves by taking down the technological Empire were actually inspired by George Lucas' other dog, a Griffon Bruxellois. This ...  


Old Thousand and Apis Restaurant & Apiary Havanese Pop-Up Dinner
Austin Monthly (blog) - Jun 16, 2017

Chef Adam Brick of Apis Restaurant and Apiary will join Chef James Dumapit in preparing a four-course Havanese pop-up dinner at Old Thousand (1000 East 11th Street #150) on Monday, June 19 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Patrons can expect these chefs to play ...  


Volksbank dankt Franz-Josef Jaumann
Schwäbische - May 19, 2017

„Es war ein Hovawart - der ,Wächter des Hofes', ein Hund mit starker Persönlichkeit, wachsam, loyal, intelligent.“ Der Bogen, so Neipp, ließe sich leicht zu Franz-Josef Jaumann spannen: „Man könnte sagen, Franz-Josef Jaumann ist der Hovawart der ...  

Hungarian Vizsla

Man and Hungarian vizsla run speedy 15:26 at Frosty 5K

Canadian Running Magazine (blog)Canadian Running Magazine (blog) - Mar 6, 2017
Jessey The Elf, who notes that he legally changed his name and had his ears pointed in 2015, and his partner Tim Buxbaum, who is a marathoner himself, got the Hungarian vizsla one year ago in March. The canine began running when he was five months ...  

Ibizan Hound

A Dog Of Many Talents: Meet A Grand Champion Ibizan Hound Who Is Also A Service Dog

American Kennel Club (blog)American Kennel Club (blog) - Jul 7, 2016
"She pointed us to the Ibizan Hound. The uniqueness of the breed caught our eye; they are agile, have a loving personality, terrific athleticism and amazing diversity. “We liked the possibility of lure coursing, hunting, and conformation, but never ...  

Irish Red And White Setter

Bideford dog breeder fears dog as rare as giant pandas could die out

North Devon GazetteNorth Devon Gazette - May 23, 2017
... could eventually disappear entirely in the UK – in as little as a few years' time. Anyone interested in finding out more about the breed and whether it might be the right one for their lifestyle should contact the Irish Red and White Setter Club of ...  

Irish Setter

Irish Setter Braeval Laddie targets the prize, wins big

Litchfield County TimesLitchfield County Times - May 28, 2017
The red streak with happy eyes is an Irish setter who goes by the quite noble sounding name of Braeval Laddie and his proud owner is Gregor McCluskey, he of good Scottish stock and the mastermind behind the highly successful BraeVal line of sporting ...  

Irish Terrier

Bluffs veterinarian continues career from home on his own terms

Omaha World-HeraldOmaha World-Herald - May 27, 2017
Peters lives on an acreage north of the city, which he shares with two dogs: Emma Jean, 10, a black Labrador; and Michael, 8, an Irish terrier. “My dogs are my kids, and they ride around with me most of the time,” he said. “I've always had at least two ...  

Irish Water Spaniel

Irish Water Spaniel Club National Dog Show underway in South Sioux City

KTIVKTIV - Apr 26, 2017
Dog breeders from across the country are flocking to the Marina Inn in South Sioux City for the Irish Water Spaniel Club National Dog Show, this week. About 80 dogs will be competing. Dog handler and breeder, Stacy Duncan, made the trip from the ...  

Irish Wolfhound

Irish Wolfhounds gather in Geneva

CNYcentral.comCNYcentral.com - May 24, 2017
This week, Geneva's Seneca Lake State Park is hosting 375 of them, at the Irish Wolfhound Club of America's National Specialty Show. The center of attention may be the show ring, but for many who attend, it's also a 'reunion' time, when wolfhound ...  

Italian Greyhound

Kendall Jenner Wears Denim Sundress on Father's Day

TeenVogue.comTeenVogue.com - Jun 19, 2017
(She left Mew, her Italian greyhound, at home.) Kylie, meanwhile, opted for a black outfit, featuring pinstripe pants and a shrunken tee. The sisters' disparate style is no secret; the elder Jenner sister is typically the more casual of the two. Still ...  

Jack Russell Terrier

Pet of the Week: 8-month-old Jack Russell terrier mix named Benny

KABC-TVKABC-TV - Jun 13, 2017
Our ABC7 Pet of the Week is an 8-month-old Jack Russell terrier mix named Benny. Please help give him a good home! KABC. ABC7.com staff. Wednesday, June 14, 2017 10:37AM. LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KABC) --. Our ABC7 Pet of the Week is an ...  

Japanese Chin

Williams: Service dogs come in all shapes, sizes

Inside NoVAInside NoVA - May 21, 2017
The other day while I was in the grocery section at Walmart I spotted a beautiful little Japanese Chin dog sitting in his owner's cart as she pushed it down the aisle. The Chin is a very small toy breed, usually less than 7-8 pounds with a long flowing ...  

Japanese Spitz

Best of the Gold Coast: The 10 best hairdressers for 2017

Gold Coast BulletinGold Coast Bulletin - Jun 2, 2017
That's not all that's changed for David, though, with the addition of salon mascot, Millie, David's 10-week-old Japanese Spitz. “She's so well behaved and sometimes people come in just to see her and I'm like, 'OK then don't worry about me',” he laughs.  

Karelian Bear Dog

It takes more than police and a trained dog to interrupt black bear's morning stroll

The News TribuneThe News Tribune - May 22, 2017
Wildlife officials brought a Karelian bear dog, which barked wildly at the bear in hopes of forcing it up a tree. The bear wasn't impressed. “It just would not climb a tree,” said Lt. Chris Lawler. Wildlife officials decided to shoot it with a ...  


Love of Keeshond breed taken to National Dog Show

Boyertown Berk Montgomery NewspapersBoyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers - Jan 30, 2017
Most dogs are housed in a roomy kennel area, and those expecting puppies are kept in an adjoining nursery. Ribbons and certificates line the kennels; framed photos recalling dog shows or showcasing human babies with Keeshond puppies fill the walls.  

Kerry Blue Terrier

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TheChronicleHerald.ca - Jun 19, 2017

Jack, the Kerry blue terrier from South Rawdon, Nova Scotia is a star in Canadian dog shows. 0:29 Girls learning code. Girls learning code is a national program where hundreds of Canadians girls and their parents will come together to challenge ...  

King Charles Spaniel

Rawhide dog chews recalled due to possible chemical contamination

AZFamilyAZFamily - Jun 12, 2017
File image of a Cavalier King Charles spaniel chewing on a rawhide-shaped bone. (Source: AP Photo/The Gazette, Jim Slosiarek). (Meredith) -- United Pet Group is recalling multiple brands of rawhide dog chews that were sold nationwide because they may ...  

King Shepherd

Chapman Marine Corps veteran 'lives for the present,' with help from rescue dog

Chapman University: Happenings (blog)Chapman University: Happenings (blog) - May 26, 2017
She takes a deep breath, smiles and hugs the King Shepherd mix she adopted from a rescue group. “They get it, you know? They don't have to say anything; they don't ask questions. This guy, if I get upset he'll come right over,” says White, a 13-year ...  


This Lump of Coal Replaced My Brita

New York MagazineNew York Magazine - Mar 16, 2017
That's when I fell down a research rabbit hole and discovered the power of Kishu's Binchotan charcoal. Made from oak, it's a piece of charcoal that you stick in a pitcher of water to filter it (campers may be familiar with the ultraportable stuff ...  


A komondor, mint a magyar hungarikumok egyike | Híradó

HíradóHíradó - May 30, 2017
A komondor az egyik legismertebb magyar pásztorkutyafajta. Jellegzetessége a vastag szőrtakarója, mely nemcsak az időjárástól, de más állatok harapásátó...  


Need a big guard dog? Consider a Kuvasz
Western Producer (subscription) - Oct 6, 2016

WOODSTOCK, Ont. — Ranchers and farmers looking for a large dog capable of guarding family, flock and herd should consider a Kuvasz, a relatively rare breed. Amber Kunz, secretary-treasurer with the Kuvasz Club of Canada, explained why at the ...  


Novi school's labradoodle therapy dog retires

Fox 2 DetroitFox 2 Detroit - Jun 16, 2017
(WJBK) - For more than a decade a labradoodle has been boosting the spirits of students and staff at a Novi school. But now it's time for her to call it a career. She's known as the "rock star" of Village Oaks Elementary School and she certainly knows ...  

Labrador Retriever

U of M hires bomb-sniffing Labrador retriever

TwinCities.com-Pioneer PressKMSP-TV - Jun 10, 2017
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- A Minnesota university has hired a Labrador retriever to sniff out bombs before events on campus, track lost items and find missing people. The Minnesota Daily reports that the University of Minnesota Police Department has welcomed ...  

Lakeland Terrier

Police appeal for information after dogs stolen from farm near Ruthin

Denbighshire Free PressDenbighshire Free Press - Jun 7, 2017
Follow and like the Denbighshire Free Press Facebook page by clicking here. North Wales Police's Rural Crime Team said: “The team are investigating two dog thefts from the same farm in Llanwrog, Ruthin. “Tess the Lakeland Terrier was taken on April 30.  


Looking back at a day of BMX mayhem at Landseer Park in 1984

Ipswich StarIpswich Star - May 18, 2017
Following the latest round of BMX competitions at Landseer Park in Ipswich this week, we look back to 1984 when racers took to the track on a warm summers day. Share article from on facebook · Tweet article from · Share article from on Google Plus.  


Lion-like Leonberger named Kinnelon's top dog

NorthJersey.comNorthJersey.com - Jun 6, 2017
The event included an agility course, a table of free dog items that included tennis balls and other toys as well as a red carpet for judging. While Gracie, the Leonberger who attended with her humans Steven Bullwinkel and Ginger Walluck, was named Dog ...  

Lhasa Apso

Abandoned dog whose hair was so matted its leg became stuck to its EAR had to be anaesthetised before his coat ...

Daily MailDaily Mail - Jun 13, 2017
These heartbreaking pictures show an abandoned dog whose coat was so matted his leg became fused to his ear and his fur started to peel away from his skin. The six-year-old Lhasa Apso, named Soldier by his rescuers, was found wandering the streets of ...  


Canterbury: Woman faces RSPCA investigation after her lurcher dog was picked up by council wardens
Kent Online - May 25, 2017

A young mum who made an online plea for cash to get her missing dog back from council wardens faces being investigated by the RSPCA. Emma Bray, 20, took to Facebook to say she could not afford the £270 bill to return lurcher Bee, who disappeared from ...  


Maltese head to polls in snap general election

Deutsche WelleDeutsche Welle - Jun 3, 2017
Maltese citizens voted on Saturday in elections called almost a year before they were due, with Prime Minister Joseph Muscat forced to seek a new mandate amid corruption allegations leveled not only at his chief of staff and a minister, but his wife as ...  

Manchester Terrier

NewsOK.com - May 21, 2017

Pets: Four dogs, ages 5 to 15 — a Shih Tzu, Havanese, Manchester terrier and Pit Bull, two of whom were rescued from puppy mills. Community service: She serves on the MAPS (Metropolitan Area Projects) III Trails and Sidewalks Committee. Free time: ...  

Miniature Pinscher

Clarice the lovable miniature pinscher needs a cuddle-buddy

THV 11THV 11 - Jun 9, 2017
The 5-year-old pup is extremely calm with little to no barking; perfect for snuggling and night-ins! She weighs about 25-pounds and has been up for adoption for about three weeks. If you think Clarice would be a perfect in your family, or you are ...  

Miniature Schnauzer

Here's What Happened When Zendaya's Miniature Schnauzer Met the Dog Whisperer

Vogue.comVogue.com - Jun 15, 2017
Her black miniature schnauzer, Noon, having lapped up the last of the bottled Fiji water in his dog bowl, wanders into a den off the kitchen and curls up on an enormous gray velvety sofa. He has no idea, in other words, that he is about to be the ...  

Neapolitan Mastiff

Get to Know the Neapolitan Mastiff: The Canine Gargoyle

Dogster.comDogster.com - Feb 22, 2016
The Neapolitan Mastiff may be confused with the Mastiff or Dogue de Bordeaux, but the Neapolitan is more loosely jointed, has a massive head, and has much more loose hanging skin with profuse wrinkling. It may be confused with the Chinese Shar-Pei, but ...  

Norfolk Terrier

World's WORST sheepdog! Plucky Norfolk Terrier tries to round up a herd… but the fearsome flock has other ideas

Daily MailDaily Mail - May 27, 2017
And Nelson the Norfolk Terrier cross learned that lesson the hard way when a flock of sheep began chasing him after he tried to herd them. Hilarious video footage in a field in East Sussex shows Nelson's botched attempt to round up the sheep, which ...  

Norwegian Elkhound

Celebrating spirit of America

West Plains Daily QuillWest Plains Daily Quill - Jun 14, 2017
The highlight of our day was in the afternoon when we enjoyed the Tricky Dog Show, featuring Majik the Norwegian elkhound. She is a beautiful dog and does such cute tricks. She enjoyed visiting with her admirers after the show and got some little bites ...  

Norwich Terrier

Gardeners live here: That's clear the moment you view exterior, interior of Patricks' French Mediterranean-style home

The AdvocateThe Advocate - Jun 2, 2017
Stormy, Kirk and Judie Patrick's Norwich Terrier, plays in the English-style library with its coffered ceiling and shelves of fiction, nonfiction and gardening books. The Patricks, true book-lovers, doubled the size of the library before they moved in ...  

Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever

Out With the Dogs: Jetstream Cinnebar Chili Waves turns ten

Paradise PostParadise Post - May 30, 2017
I imported my first Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever from Nova Scotia; unable to find a puppy in California, a well-known breeder in the bay area told me of a litter she had seen a couple of weeks earlier, in Canada. My first Toller was called Rusty ...  

Old English Sheepdog

Old English sheepdog picnic a shaggy, good-natured affair

The Winchester StarThe Winchester Star - May 22, 2017
WINCHESTER — A shared passion for Old English sheepdogs (OES) united people and their pets from as far away as The Netherlands on Saturday at the Frederick County Fairgrounds on Martinsburg Pike (U.S. 11) north of Winchester. A Facebook group ...  


Rare Breed at Del Mar Dog Show: The Webbed-Foot Otterhound
Times of San Diego - Feb 26, 2017

Webster, 8, an award-winning Otterhound, puts his nose to work at Webster, an award-winning Otterhound, puts his nose to work at the Silver Bay Kennel Club dog show. Photo by Chris Stone. By Chris Stone and Ken Stone. Webster is the definition of ...  

Patterdale Terrier

Here, boy! Ziggy the Patterdale terrier is reunited with his owner after disappearing down drainpipe and being ...

Daily MailDaily Mail - Jun 7, 2017
Frightened but unharmed, this Patterdale terrier was returned to his owner's loving arms after being trapped underground for a whole night. Laura Flintoff was walking ten-year-old Ziggy in Ripon, North Yorkshire when he suddenly scampered down a drain ...  


Pet of the week: Bentley is a 12-year-old Pekingese seeking a loving home

ABC Action NewsABC Action News - May 26, 2017
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Every Friday ABC Action News puts a special spotlight on a dog or cat that needs a home in our Pet of the Week segment. This week we are featuring an older Pekingese. Meet Bentley. This 12-year-old gentleman comes from Pet Pal ...  

Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Breed breakdown: An in-depth look at the Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Hub City TimesHub City Times - Mar 29, 2017
Any owner will tell you the American Kennel Club (AKC) description of the Pembroke Welsh Corgi: “Smart and alert, affectionate but not pushy, bold but kindly,” is true. They may be short, but these herding dogs long for activity. With bodies and brains ...  

Perro de Presa Canario

Dog owners slow to take up offer

Otago Daily TimesOtago Daily Times - Jun 10, 2017
Menacing dogs were classified as Brazilian fila, dogo Argentino, Japanese Tosa, Perro de Presa Canario and American pit bull terriers breeds by law. The offer was also available to people with other breeds who believed their dogs were menacing by action.  

Peruvian Inca Orchid

Time To Care: Veterinarian cares for all kinds of animals including those with cancer

WRDW-TVWRDW-TV - Aug 5, 2016
They are three Peruvian Inca Orchid puppies, in for a check-up. Doc Holly loves pets and she loves teaching the people who bring them in to see her. "So anyway, for the skin, we can do that shampoo and you can do the shampoo every week," she tells the ...  


Kim Kardashian Gifts North West With Two of the Cutest Pomeranian Puppies We've Ever Seen

Life & Style WeeklyLife & Style Weekly - Jun 17, 2017
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West celebrated their daughter North's fourth birthday with a series of parties — which means the little mermaid princess got to open a ton of gifts! But her mom took the cake when she presented her little girl with an ...  


Golden doodles, whoodles, and giant schnoodles — oh my!

The Boston GlobeThe Boston Globe - Jun 15, 2017
That's pretty funny, unless you are a purebred poodle breeder, in which case you've had enough of the Doodle-Poo Industrial Complex. “What they want from the breed is the non-shedding coat and that's it,” said veteran poodle breeder Joan Harrigan, ...  


Have a pug? Join surprise party for autistic boy

Sacramento BeeSacramento Bee - Jun 14, 2017
A surprise party for a Diamond Springs boy is likely to get crowded, with 250 pug owners already saying they will be there with dogs in tow. Hayden Baumunk has autism and nothing warms his heart like a bug-eyed pug. The pooches are his obsession.  


Bobbili Puli Inspiration For Bunny's Next?

Greatandhra.comGreatandhra.com - Jun 14, 2017
If the buzz from film circles is to be believed, Allu Arjun's next film with Vakkantham Vamsi is heavily inspired from Late NTR's classic Bobbili Puli. Vamsi has a knack of mixing various successful plots into one and write a new screenplay altogether ...  

Pyrenean Mastiff

Extreme traits can contribute to poor overall health in a dog
Sacramento Bee - Apr 22, 2017

... includes the affenpinscher, Boston terrier, boxer, Brussels griffon, cavalier King Charles spaniel, dogue de Bordeaux, Japanese chin, Lhasa apso, mastiff, bull mastiff, Neapolitan mastiff, Pyrenean mastiff, Tibetan mastiff, Spanish mastiff ...  

Rat Terrier

Pet food safety and dog seizures

Dear Dr. Fox: My 10-year-old rat terrier has had seizures for the past two years, and they last anywhere from 10 to 20 minutes. They're mild, with shaking and rigidity in the legs. How big a concern is this? I have taken her to the vet as I always do ...  

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Oxford-Lafayette Humane Society's Pet Of The Week: Meet Neiko

HottyToddy.comHottyToddy.com - Jun 19, 2017
Oxonians, meet Neiko! Neiko is an energetic Rhodesian Ridgeback/ Shepard mix who loves to interact with people and other dogs. Neiko was born on Feb. 19, 2016, and is a 1 year and 5 months old. Some of Neiko's favorite hobbies include going to the park ...  


Baby Dragged, Killed By Rottweiler

Oxygen (blog)Oxygen (blog) - Jun 12, 2017
An 18-month old baby MJ Raya has died after being dragged and killed by the family Rottweiler in Phoenix on Friday. According to ABC 15,the baby's grandmother was doing laundry and left a door open in the room where the baby was. The Rottweiler got ...  


Saluki women's basketball camps start June 11

The SouthernThe Southern - Jun 4, 2017
The Saluki Slam team camp is for high school squads, and will run June 17-18. Each team is guaranteed a minimum of six games with registered officials. The cost is $400 per team, $750 for two teams, or individual players at $60 apiece. Half-day camps ...  


Kabeara Kennels and the Samoyed Breed
WireUpdate - Jun 7, 2017

As a registered breeder, she carefully guides potential Samoyed owners to ensure that this is the right breed for them. The Samoyed is a popular breed of dog, mainly because it is so dependable and gentle. This particular breed is very playful and ...  


Homeward Bound Mega Pet Adoption a mega hit

Yucaipa/Calimesa News MirrorYucaipa/Calimesa News Mirror - Jun 17, 2017
They picked out Jada, a 3-year-old Schipperke mix, weighing between 10-15 pounds and with ears that stand up. “She's playful and not aggressive at all. She has good vibes,” Hector said, about the black and tan dog. “I think she will get along with Lucky.”.  


Why I love Wilma, my pet schnoodle

The Times (subscription)The Times (subscription) - May 26, 2017
Mine is Wilma, a schnoodle — a schnauzer/poodle cross. She is slate black with chocolate-brown chops and eyes like shiny beads of wet liquorice. Wilma is shaped like an inverted Nike swoosh — woolly and elegant with long supermodel legs, an athletic ...  

Scottish Terrier

High Bridge Pooch Parade is what life in a small wn is all about'

New Jersey HillsNew Jersey Hills - Jun 14, 2017
Popular culture had its representation in the form of Harper Lee the Scottish Terrier owned by Molly Lance. Lance came to the parade with a group of teachers and students from Tewksbury Township. Harper was dressed, appropriately, as Chief Engineer ...  

Sealyham Terrier

Rare Sealyham terriers championed by Granville couple

Columbus DispatchColumbus Dispatch - Oct 26, 2016
“Last year was one of our best years,” said Sharon Yard, a resident of northern Virginia and president of the American Sealyham Terrier Club. “We registered over 80 Sealyhams with the American Kennel Club. Compared with the thousands of Labradors, for ...  

Shar Pei

RSPCA appeals for information after female Shar Pei, thrown from a ...

Redditch AdvertiserRedditch Advertiser - May 23, 2017
AN urgent appeal has gone out for people to come forward with information after a seriously ill dog was dumped from a van in Redditch and left to…  

Shetland Sheepdog

Breed breakdown: An in-depth look at the Shetland sheepdog

Hub City TimesHub City Times - Jun 14, 2017
Call Shetland sheepdogs energetic, playful, fluffy, or even cute, but do not call them miniature collies. A member of the herding group, this dog has more to offer. Shelties are easily trained and excel in obedience, agility, fly ball, and companionship.  

Shiba Inu

Shiba Inu dog: Yes, fidget spinners 'are' evil
Mashable - May 27, 2017

Look, we know from the movies that animals (usually dogs, because they're awesome) can sense the presence of evil. And we know fidget spinners are fun to fiddle with. But this isn't even the first time a courageous Shiba Inu has alerted us to the ...  

Siberian Husky

Bruce, a special-needs Siberian Husky, is constant companion to Independence man; send us your pet rescue stories

cleveland.comcleveland.com - Jun 15, 2017
At less then one year old, Bruce was surrendered to a Husky rescue group, the Siberian Husky Emergency Life Line Fund, because his owner couldn't afford his life-saving operation. After raising several thousand dollars through generous donations from ...  

Skye Terrier

Ocala-connected dogs miss out on Westminster finals

OcalaOcala - Feb 14, 2017
We would have liked to win three years in a row. We won two years in a row which is unheard of,” said Marcelo Veras, a partner in Bannerdown. They won the group in 2015 and 2016 with Charlie, Mick's full brother and the winningest Skye terrier ever.  


Westminster New Dog Breeds: Hairless Terrier, Pumi, Sloughi

KOIN.comNewsmax - Jan 31, 2017
The Westminster Kennel Club Dog will introduce three new breeds at next month's show at Madison Square Garden in New York City – the American hairless terrier, the pumi, and the sloughi. The breeds, which were introduced at an event last week, will ...  

Smooth Collie

Meet Betty and Hazel: Prescott resident to receive hearing assistance dog

Pierce County HeraldPierce County Herald - Jun 10, 2017
This will be Brietkrietz-Miller's third assistance dog and she is ready to get Hazel, a smooth collie, who will perform a variety of tasks. "She alerts me to sounds in my home," Brietkrietz-Miller said. "If I drop something, she'll nudge me...that's ...  

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

Mama's Place: Ellie loved trips to Mama's Place

Times RecordTimes Record - Jun 2, 2017
I had never heard of a soft-coated Wheaten terrier until almost 12 years ago. After completing a dog-matching app, the breed name and picture popped up on my screen as a compatible breed. It was love at first sight! How could a happy, personable dog ...  

Spinone Italiano

Barrington dog, owner competing at Westminister show

Foster's Daily DemocratFoster's Daily Democrat - Feb 13, 2017
Mother-daughter team Holly and Taylor Forbes of Greenland and their Spinone Italiano will also be competing. Portsmouth resident Stacey Carver and her 4-year-old Border Collie, Poe, her service dog, will be in attendance as well. While Doc may have ...  

St. Bernard

St. Bernard's Schartung receives appointment to Annapolis

Cullman Times OnlineCullman Times Online - Jun 13, 2017
St. Bernard senior Paul Schartung is heading to the United States Naval Academy after receiving a Congressional appointment. Lieutenant Commander William Cook, Blue and Gold Officer, recognized the new midshipman at St. Bernard Prep School's ...  

Staffordshire Bull Terrier

The number of dogs being stolen every day

Coventry TelegraphCoventry Telegraph - Jun 14, 2017
The Staffordshire Bull Terrier was the most stolen breed of dog, with 634 thefts - making up 42% of the total. Prit Powar, head of pet insurance at Direct Line, said: "It is perhaps unsurprising that the Staffordshire Bull Terrier is the dog most often ...  

Standard Schnauzer

Breed breakdown: An in-depth look at the miniature schnauzer

Hub City TimesHub City Times - Dec 20, 2016
The miniature schnauzer was bred down from the standard schnauzer — medium-sized — by adding in miniature poodles and Affenpinchers. Miniatures were developed as ratters but also as companions. They are described as “alert and spirited yet obedient ...  

Swedish Vallhund

Why corgi mixes look like adorable munchkin versions of other dogs

Popular SciencePopular Science - May 4, 2017
Why corgi mixes look like adorable munchkin versions of other dogs. Like Mendel's peas, but cuter. By Sara Chodosh May 4, 2017. Swedish Vallhund dog. This doggo is actually a Swedish Vallhund, which is probably a precursor to the Welsh Corgi. But come ...  

Tibetan Mastiff

How Mastiffs Became the World's Top Dogs

SmithsonianSmithsonian - May 24, 2017
To test his theory, Wang analyzed Tibetan mastiff genes, searching for ones that are associated with high-altitude success but are normally absent in mastiffs living closer to sea level. He and his colleagues also checked the genomes of 49 canid ...  

Tibetan Spaniel

Langley Kennel Club ready for 117th dog show

Daily PressDaily Press - May 25, 2017
She will show her mother's dog, a Tibetan spaniel. "You do it for the companionship, the friendships and just the love of dogs," Bottone said. "We have professional breeders and people who just enjoy spending time at the shows." The organization's ...  

Tibetan Terrier

QUICKFIRE: Singer Michael Ball on fry-ups, forgetting lyrics and a favourite theme song

Daily MailDaily Mail - Jun 17, 2017
We have a Tibetan terrier, OIlie. We used to have two, but Freddie died three months ago. What do you see when you look in the mirror? My dad. Starstruck moment? Interviewing Steven Spielberg for my Sunday morning Radio 2 show. He was awesome.  

Toy Fox Terrier

Newly retired judge gives insider tours of Key City dog show

Mankato Free PressMankato Free Press - May 28, 2017
She was showing a toy fox terrier for a friend, but she breeds and shows American Eskimo dogs. The president of the Northern Lights American Eskimo Dog Association encouraged Bock to become a judge 20 years ago. He was showing at the time and ...  


William Wegman's Weimaraners

Connect Savannah.comConnect Savannah.com - May 23, 2017
Wegman eventually adopted another Weimaraner, Fay Ray, and the love affair with the breed grew from there. “The thing about the Weimaraners is that they've turned into people, but they've also turned into categories of other dogs,” notes Wegman.  

Welsh Corgi

Pet of the Week: Ivey

WFMY News 2WFMY News 2 - Jun 10, 2017
GREENSBORO, NC -- If you're looking for a four-legged family member, visit Burlington Animal Services to meet Ivey! Ivey is a 1-1/2 year old Welsh Corgi mix who is ready to be your new sidekick! Her last owner tells us she is house-trained, crate ...  

Welsh Springer Spaniel

Derbyshire springer spaniel Marcus wins Best of Breed award at Crufts 2017

Derby TelegraphDerby Telegraph - Mar 13, 2017
A Derbyshire dog has put his best paw forward and won the Best of Breed award at this year's Crufts. Marcus, the three-year-old Welsh springer spaniel, took a starring role alongside owner, Tim Harrison, of Derby Road, Swarkestone at the event - which ...  

Welsh Terrier

Industrial pumps will help drain 'Ashbridge Pond'

insideTORONTO.cominsideTORONTO.com - Jun 13, 2017
Penny, a Welsh Terrier, enjoys playing in the flooded Ashbridges Bay earlier this spring. The Beach is still flooded due to a record-setting, rainy spring. - Justin Greaves/Metroland. Efforts will soon begin to address the impacts of flooding and high ...  


Whippet Good

Powder MagazinePowder Magazine - Jun 9, 2017
Halfway up an imposing bootpack—skis on my back, ski crampons on my feet, and whippet in hand—I took a moment to look around. Below, the landscape dropped a few thousand vert into a lake basin. Above, my ski partners were planting a few hundred ...  

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon

Field Reports: Wisconsin ruffed grouse drumming counts up again

Duluth News TribuneDuluth News Tribune - Jun 11, 2017
A wirehaired pointing Griffon returns a ruffed grouse to a hunter. Wisconsin's ruffed grouse drumming counts were up 17 percent statewide and 30 percent in the northern region this spring compared to last year. News Tribune file photo. Wisconsin grouse ...  

Yorkshire Terrier

Man charged in death of 8-month-old Yorkshire Terrier | SILive.com

SILive.comSILive.com - Jun 3, 2017
Michael McNicholas has been charged in the death of 8-month-old Banana the Yorkshire Terrier.  

Animal Breeder

Activists battle US government in court over making animal welfare reports public

Science MagazineScience Magazine - May 24, 2017
In 2013, a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) inspector visited Thomas D. Morris, Inc., a Maryland animal breeder that sells to U.S. government and academic scientists. The inspector found numerous violations of the federal Animal Welfare Act (AWA), ...  

Animal Trainer

Animal trainer teaches chicken to perform card trick and hopes to enter pets into Britain's Got Talent

The SunThe Sun - Jun 4, 2017
Animal trainer teaches chicken to perform card trick and hopes to enter pets into Britain's Got Talent. Patrick trains his pets by rewarding them with treats when they get the tricks right. By Andy Chick. 5th June 2017, 12:48 am. Updated: 6th June 2017 ...  

Animal Caretaker

Lincoln County Animal Services on a 'no-kill' mission

Lincoln Times-NewsLincoln Times-News - May 30, 2017
Ashley Parons, placement coordinator (left) and Lindsey Houser, animal caretaker, play with kittens that are waiting to be adopted at Lincoln County Animal Services on Friday. MATT CHAPMAN Staff Writer. A strategic plan that was adopted to help the ...  

Pet Groomer

Iowa City pet groomer accused of animal neglect

Iowa City Press CitizenIowa City Press Citizen - Apr 25, 2017
The owner of an Iowa City pet grooming business has been charged with animal neglect after police say his business failed to provide food or water to a dog for multiple nights. According to an Iowa City police complaint, a caller saw a dog through the ...  


Plainsboro veterinarian headed for Capitol Hill

Mercer SpaceMercer Space - Jun 13, 2017
When people think of veterinarians, they don't immediately think about global human health issues. Radhika Gharpure's mind, however, does.  


VETERINARY VIEWPOINTS: A different kind of dairy

Stillwater News PressStillwater News Press - Jun 18, 2017
“Visits to the farm with the senior veterinary students are very interesting, as you never know what issue will need to be dealt with on that visit,” said Dawson. “It can be anything from a dairy animal not eating, not producing milk, diarrhea ...  

Veterinary Assistant

Gahanna veterinary assistant remembered as dedicated animal lover

ABC6OnYourSide.comABC6OnYourSide.com - May 20, 2017
Friends are remembering Caleodis as a woman who worked tirelessly to help as many animals as she could. Caleodis was a veterinary assistant at Gahanna Animal Hospital. She was known to go above and beyond with her love of both animals and people ...  

Wildlife Biologist

Wildlife biologist presents a condor's story

Eureka Times StandardEureka Times Standard - Jun 15, 2017
The Westhaven Center for the Arts' “Films of Inspiration and Information” program will present “The Condor's Shadow,” hosted by Yurok Tribe wildlife biologist Ken Burton, Saturday at 3 p.m. at the Westhaven Center for the Arts, 501 S. Westhaven Drive.  

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