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Expert Advice: Dog Sports Dog Athlete of the Month: Athena the Dock Diving Cavalier
“Oh my gosh, that little dog can jump 14 feet?" It's a question owner Angela Crawford is familiar with. After all, not many Cavalier King Charles Spaniels participate in Dock Diving, and 14 feet is an impressive distance to jump. But getting questions like this, and watching the excitement of the crowds at any Dock […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/sports/dog-athlete-of-the-month-athena-the-dock-diving-cavalier/ | July 14, 2021
Field Spaniel running in a field.
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds Types of Spaniels: Get to Know 15 Spaniel Dog Breeds
The spaniel is a hunter’s companion bred to find, flush, and fetch game, but their exact origin is unknown. Some scholars speculate the type originated in Spain, hence the name. Other research suggests that they originated in Asia and migrated west, to Europe and beyond. Spaniels go back to at least the 14th century, but […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/types-of-spaniels/ | December 1, 2020
Expert Advice: Studies Inspector Cavalier: Meet the New—Fuzzy—Face of the Private Eye
On a sunny morning in Walnut, California, private investigator Stephanie Hart received an urgent phone call. “Can you and your partner go on a stakeout in Tustin, California?” asked the defense attorney. “My client thinks her ex-husband is taking their son to his girlfriend’s house, and if the man’s mother or sister isn’t accompanying them […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/inspector-cavalier-meet-the-new-fuzzy-face-of-the-private-eye/ | November 4, 2020
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds English Toy Spaniel History: Behind Great Britain’s King Charles Spaniel
Though we share the same mother tongue, Americans have plenty of linguistic differences with our friends across the pond. In Great Britain, you live in a flat, not an apartment. You go on holiday, not vacation. And you cuddle your King Charles Spaniel, not your English Toy Spaniel. In a nod to these verbal variances, […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/english-toy-spaniel-history-behind-great-britains-king-charles-spaniel/ | September 13, 2020
Expert Advice: Agility Agility Athletes Anne Brastow & Radar the Cavalier Excel Against Odds
For Anne Brastow, Obedience and Agility are all about daunting physical and psychological challenges with each step in the ring. But, you're probably asking yourself, isn't that the case for many? That may be true, but when the Bellevue, Washington, owner-handler competes in both AKC dog sports, she's doing so from a powered wheelchair. Consequently, her 7-year-old, multi-titled Cavalier King Charles […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/sports/agility-athlete-and-cavalier-excel-against-odds/ | January 30, 2020
Press Releases Pekingese “Wasabi” Wins Best in Show at Largest Ever AKC National Championship Presented by Royal Canin
National Champion is First Toy Group Winner in the History of the Show GCH CH Pequest Wasabi, a Pekingese known as “Wasabi” triumphed over more than 5,200 competitors to earn a $50,000 cash prize and the title of Best in Show at the AKC National Championship Presented by Royal Canin, held December 14-15, 2019 in […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/pekingese-wasabi-wins-best-show-largest-ever-akc-national-championship-presented-royal-canin/ | January 2, 2020
Best in Show GCHP CH Silverhall Strike Force (Striker), Cocker Spaniel ASCOB; 2017 AKC National Championship presented by Royal Canin, Orlando, FL.
Expert Advice: Conformation Getting Ahead By Taking the Slow Lane
A young family I know recently made a commitment to quality time by banning cell phones at the dinner table. It started as more of a dare than a serious lifestyle change. The husband is a marketing maven, the wife a high-powered lawyer, and the two kids own every electronic device on the market. One […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/sports/getting-ahead-by-taking-the-slow-lane/ | December 30, 2019
Expert Advice: News Most Popular Dog Breeds – Full Ranking List
Breed 2018 Rank 2017 Rank 2016 Rank 2015 Rank 2014 Rank Labrador Retrievers 1 1 1 1 1 German Shepherd Dogs 2 2 2 2 2 Golden Retrievers 3 3 3 3 3 French Bulldogs 4 4 6 6 9 Bulldogs 5 5 4 4 4 Beagles 6 6 5 5 5 Poodles 7 7 […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/most-popular-dog-breeds-full-ranking-list/ | March 28, 2019
Dogue de Bordeaux puppy getting a drink of water outdoors on a hot day.
Expert Advice: Puppy Health Is Your Puppy Drinking Enough Water?
Puppies actually need to drink more water than adult dogs. Learn how much water your puppy needs at various stages and how much is too much.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/puppy-drinking-enough-water/ | March 21, 2019
Expert Advice: Dog Breeding Allan Unleashed: Taking the Leap of Faith
A phrase we hear more and more these days is helicopter parents — people who micromanage their child's every decision and movement. Often they take control and do tasks on their offsprings behalf no matter their age. In fact, for many helicopter parents, their grip grows as their children get older according to experts. Today […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/dog-breeder-and-puppy-buyers/ | October 11, 2018

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