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Great Dane laying down outdoors next to her puppy.
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds Best Great Dane Names for Your Easygoing Joy of a Puppy
Great Danes are easy to spot—thanks to their physical magnitude—and quite easy to live with too, despite their large stature. The breed is known to be friendly, patient, and dependable. They are gentle giants who get along well with kids and are loyal and lovable pets all around. However, their large size and giant breed […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/great-dane-names/ | June 9, 2022
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Expert Advice: Vet's Corner The Dos and Don’ts of Home Dog Grooming and Hygiene
While good hygiene habits are essential for a healthy dog, unlike humans, most dogs do not require daily hygiene and grooming habits. What is required, and how often, depends on the breed. The Afghan Hound, Poodle, and Komondor — just to name a few — require regular grooming (but are certainly worth the effort), whereas […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/vets-corner/dog-grooming-at-home/ | August 17, 2019
Expert Advice: News Canaan Dog Club of America, Inc. Donates Pet Oxygen Masks
By Carrie Franz In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Canaan Dog Club of America, Inc (CDCA, Inc.) and their 45th National Specialty and Annual Meetings, members of the CDCA, Inc. raised enough money to outfit the Golder Ranch Fire Department with EIGHT sets of Pet Oxygen Masks. This was the fifth annual donation […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/cdca-donation/ | November 20, 2015
Canine Partners Walk Through a Playground Leads to Agility Championship
MACH The Terra Mista Griff MXS MJS MXF MFS TQX owned by Mark Ostrich of Jefferson, LA Griff is a wheaten terrier mix and the first dog that Mark owned as an adult. He discovered that Griff had an aptitude for agility quite by accident. “We were walking in the park and came upon a […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/walk-through-a-playground-leads-to-agility-championship/ | September 9, 2015
Two Miniature Bull Terrier puppies together outdoors.
Expert Advice: Dog Breeding Understanding Genetic Modes of Inheritance: an Introduction
Understanding the genetic modes of inheritance is vital for dog breeders, as it helps them predict the likelihood of traits or genetic disorders appearing in offspring. This article provides simplified explanations of different modes of inheritance, which will be expanded on in coming articles.   Genetic Building Blocks: Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) is the molecule that […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/understanding-genetic-modes-inheritance-introduction/ | May 17, 2024
Redbone Coonhound head portrait in profile outdoors.
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds Get to Know the Coonhound Breeds
Six breeds: the American English Coonhound, Black and Tan Coonhound, Bluetick Coonhound, Plott Hound, Redbone Coonhound, and the Treeing Walker...
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/meet-coonhound-breeds/ | May 10, 2024
Legislative Alerts New York: Ask Committee to Support Allowing Dogs in State Parks
On Tuesday, May 14, a New York Senate Committee will consider a bill that will allow responsible dog owners more opportunities to enjoy outdoor activities and socialization with their well-behaved pets, while still protecting and respecting the ability of all New Yorkers to enjoy state parks. New York residents, and those who enjoy traveling and/or […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/new-york-ask-committee-support-allowing-dogs-state-parks/ | May 10, 2024
Expert Advice: Breed Preservation Is the Labrador Retriever a Good Fit For You?
Finding a dog for your family is a hard decision. Why not consider the Labrador Retriever, one of the most popular breeds in the US?
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/labrador-retriever-right-for-you/ | April 18, 2024
Pages National Core Professional Dog Grooming Educational Standards
The American Kennel Club - National Core Professional Dog Grooming Educational Standards aims to establish clear expectations that ensure all professional dog groomers have the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in the dog grooming industry. The American Kennel Club -CoreNational Professional Dog Grooming Educational Standard allows flexibility in the design and method of instruction and recognizes that the standards reflect an […]
https://www.akc.org/groomer-hub/education-standards/ | April 15, 2024
Expert Advice: Dental Health How Dog Dental Powders Help Target Bad Breath and Yellow Teeth
PetLab Co.'s ProBright Advanced dental powder for dogs is a hassle-free way to support healthier, whiter teeth, and fresher breath.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/dog-dental-powder/ | April 12, 2024

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