Family Dog

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Don't Worry, Be Hairy
The Bergamasco Sheepdog, with one of the most eye-catching coifs in all of dogdom, joined the AKC Herding Group in 2015.

Ages and Stages: Who's This Monster Who Ate My Sweet Puppy?
An expert offers advice on surviving canine adolescence.

Emergency! Help for New Dog Owners
Sometimes a simple phone call can fix a vexing problem.

Great Expectations?
When it comes to training, you and your dog are what you think.


Your Family Dog
Where your dog is the star.

Paw Prints
Latest news flashes from the dog world, plus health tips and hot trends.

Good Grooming
Roxanne Hawn guides readers to a clean and well-coiffed canine.

Ask Dr. Kevin
Veterinarian Kevin Fitzgerald answers readers' questions.

Training & Behavior
Practical, down-to-earth tips help you bring out the best in your pet.

The Ace Files
Stories of extraordinary dogs and the people who love them.

Health & Nutrition
A veterinarian offers advice on preventing and treating canine ailments.

Dogsport 101
The world of AKC sports and activities.

Once Upon a Dog
A look at famous dogs of the past, real and imaginary.

Why Does My Dog Do That?
Dr.Stanley explains your dog's oddest behavior.

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