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Expert Advice: Cute & Funny 9 Photos of Dachshunds That’ll Make You Go “Awww”
An accomplished hunting dog and adorable companion, how can you not love the Dachshund? These are small dogs with big personalities and they won't let you forget it. These dogs are curious and friendly, yet still manage to maintain a sense of spunkiness. Here are nine photos of the "badger dog" that will make you […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/cute-dachshund-pics/ | January 3, 2017
Expert Advice: Breeding Tips & Best Practices AKC Pet Insurance’s Top Puppy Insurance Claims of 2016
Responsible breeders do everything they can to keep their puppies safe and healthy from before they were born until the day they leave their kennel. Around 8 to 12 weeks old, the puppies depart from their breeder, and their new lives begin in their meticulously, hand-picked homes. By discerningly choosing the right family for each […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/top-puppy-insurance-claims-2016/ | March 8, 2017
Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Dogs Can Adapt to a Vegetarian Diet…with Supplements
  Will a Meatless Diet Jeopardize Your Dog’s Health? As farmers’ markets blossom with a wider assortment of fresh fruit and vegetables during the summer months, many families choose to spice up the dinner menu with occasional vegetarian meals. But can the family dog handle a vegetarian diet? In general, dogs are omnivorous. They eat […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/dogs-vegetarian-diet-supplements/ | June 1, 2015
Expert Advice: Comfort & Sleep Dog Gates for Every Dog and Any Home
  A dog gate creates a boundary that keeps your dog either inside or outside another area of the house or grounds. It’s a useful piece of equipment, whether you have a brand new puppy or dogs that usually have the run of the house. A gate gives a puppy a safe, dog-proofed area to […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/home-living/dog-gates-for-every-dog-any-home/ | August 18, 2017
Legislative Alerts USDA/APHIS Explains Terminology Used in Inspection Reports
USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) recently published definitions of terminology that will be used to better categorize information that appears in USDA inspection reports. A bulletin released by APHIS on September 22, 2016 defines new and existing terms and provides explanations and examples of how the terms are used in inspection reports. […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/aphis-kennel-inspection-terms/ | September 28, 2016
Canine Partners Give The Dog A Bone – But Make Safe Choices
    This cute husky-lab mix loves his bone, which looks like a safe choice and large enough that he can't swallow it. Bones give dogs the necessary exercise of chewing - and also help keep their teeth clean, but make sure you choose the right type and size for your dog's safety. Cooked bones are […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/give-the-dog-a-bone-but-make-safe-choices/ | July 15, 2015
Expert Advice: Government Relations BSL Popularity on Decline Nationwide
As the name implies, breed-specific legislation (BSL, for short) is any legislative attempt to ban or place severe restrictions on owners of a particular breed of dog or dogs with certain physical characteristics, regardless of whether or not their particular dog is a problem in their community. Like racial profiling for dogs, BSL summarily penalizes […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/bsl-popularity-on-decline-nationwide/ | March 19, 2014
Expert Advice: News First Case of Canine Flu Surfaces in Georgia
Veterinarians in Georgia are treating a dog for symptoms of canine flu—the first case of the disease to surface in that state. The sick dog was brought to the University of Georgia’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital and has tested positive for the disease, according to news media reports. Veterinarians there won’t know until later this week […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/gerogia-canine-flu/ | May 18, 2015
Expert Advice: General Nutrition Will a Meatless Diet Jeopardize Your Dog’s Health… or Happiness?
Dogs Can Adapt to a Vegan Household. Dogs prefer meat, but a vegetarian diet is possible with the right supplements Dogs Can Adapt to a Vegan Household. Dogs prefer meat, but a vegetarian diet is possible with the right supplements. For health and ethical reasons, many vegetarian and vegan humans choose to share their dietary preferences with […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/will-a-meatless-diet-jeopardize-your-dogs-health-or-happiness/ | March 20, 2015
Expert Advice: News Injured Police Dog, Thor, Soon To Be Back on Patrol
A K-9 officer, critically injured while saving his handler’s life, is on the mend and will soon return to duty. On Oct. 20, Thor, a Belgian Malinois with the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office in Covington, Louisiana, was stabbed in the neck and shoulder when he jumped between his handler, Ronald Olivier, and a knife-wielding […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/injured-k9-back-on-patrol-soon/ | September 7, 2014

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