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Expert Advice: Fun Facts What Was the Dalmatian Bred to Do?
With their flashy spots and athletic bodies, Dalmatians are certainly eye-catching, but there is more to this breed than its signature look -- despite what a certain Disney villainess would have you believe. Dalmatians have a complicated history, which might explain why Dalmatian lovers find this dog breed so unique. But what exactly was the […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/dalmatian-breed-facts/ | March 8, 2017
Dalmatians together outdoors.
Expert Advice: Fun Facts 6 Things You Didn’t Know About the Dalmatian
Dalmatians won our hearts when Disney made a whole movie about them. But do you know where Dalmatians came from? Here are six interesting facts you didn't know about this breed. 1. Their Origins Are Mysterious No one knows exactly where the Dalmatian originated. This may be because Dalmatians have often traveled with Romani people, […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/6-things-you-didnt-know-about-the-dalmatian/ | September 16, 2016
dalmatian in history and culture
Expert Advice: Fun Facts 5 Ways of Looking at a Dalmatian: The Dalmatian in History and Culture
Anna Katherine Nicholas wrote of the Dalmatian, ““He holds the distinction of being the world’s only true coach dog, substantiated by the early engravings and drawings depicting the spotted dogs accompanying Egyptian chariots.” 1. “He holds the distinction of being the world’s only true coach dog, substantiated by the early engravings and drawings depicting the spotted […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/5-ways-of-looking-at-a-dalmatian-the-dalmatian-in-history-and-culture/ | June 10, 2015
Sports & Events Judges’ Study Guides
AKC Group Standards Download AKC approved breed standards by complete group for use on any portable electronic device. Sporting Hound Working Terrier Toy Non-Sporting Herding Misc. Judges Study Guide No single written guide is ever comprehensive enough to be the only learning tool utilized in preparation for judging a new breed. We urge you to […]
https://www.akc.org/sports/conformation/judging-information/judges-study-guides/ | June 27, 2024
Expert Advice: Common Conditions Anaphylaxis in Dogs: Signs, Symptoms, Treatments
"Anaphylaxis is a life-threatening, immediate allergic reaction that can cause collapse, shock and death without quick emergency treatment.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/anaphylaxis-in-dogs/ | June 18, 2024
Press Releases AMERICAN KENNEL CLUB ANNOUNCES RECIPIENTS OF THE AKC JUNIOR SCHOLARSHIPS
The American Kennel Club (AKC®), a not-for-profit organization, the world’s largest purebred dog registry and leading advocate for dogs, is pleased to announce the recipients of the AKC Junior Scholarships. Scholarships totaling $23,000 were awarded to the following recipients. “AKC encourages juniors to try different events and expand their involvement,” says Mari-Beth O’Neill, VP of […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/american-kennel-club-announces-recipients-akc-junior-scholarships/ | June 4, 2024
Press Releases 2024 NATIONAL OWNER-HANDLED SERIES FINALS & NATIONAL ALL-BREED PUPPY & JUNIOR STAKES JUDGING PANELS NOW AVAILABLE
The American Kennel Club® (AKC®) is pleased to announce the judging panels for the 2024 National Owner-Handled Series (NOHS) Finals and the AKC Royal Canin National All-Breed Puppy and Junior Stakes to be held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida in conjunction with the AKC National Championship Presented by Royal Canin. The […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/2024-national-owner-handled-series-finals-national-breed-puppy-junior-stakes-judging-panels-now-available/ | May 31, 2024
Dachshund running in a field.
Expert Advice: Safety Why Do Dogs Run Away?
One of a dog owner's worst nightmares is having their dog run away, yet it's an all too common and dangerous scenario. So how do you prevent it?
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/why-do-dogs-run-away/ | April 18, 2024
French Bulldog sitting on the couch home alone.
Expert Advice: News The Most Popular Dog Breeds of 2023
Based on American Kennel Club registration statistics, we rank the most popular dog breeds in America each year. The French Bulldog takes the No. 1 spot!
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/most-popular-dog-breeds-2023/ | March 20, 2024

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