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Sports & Events Portuguese Pointer: First to Obtain the Master Hunter Title
Luis Neves and Betinho do Choupal -- Our Road to Master Hunter -- July 30, 2012 I was born in Portugal and spent my youth hunting with my father and our dogs. It was there that I developed my life-long love of hunting. I moved to America when I was 18 years old. I continued […]
https://www.akc.org/sports/pointing-breeds/hunt-tests/articles/portuguese-pointer/ | October 26, 2017
Pointer on point in a field.
Expert Advice: Fun Facts Pointer Facts You May Not Know
The Pointer is skilled at hunting birds and has adapted with the centuries. Here are some fascinating facts about this historic breed.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/fun-facts-pointer/ | February 13, 2017
German Wirehaired Pointer standing in a green grassy field.
Expert Advice: Fun Facts 9 Fun Facts About the German Wirehaired Pointer
German Wirehaired Pointers are loving and enthusiastic gundogs that make versatile hunting partners or eager companions for dog sports. Here are some fun facts about the breed to help you get to know them better. 1. Members of the Sporting Group Like their fellow breeds in the Sporting Group, they’re likable, energetic, and alert. Sporting […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/9-fun-facts-about-the-german-wirehaired-pointer/ | September 1, 2016
Expert Advice: News German Shorthaired Pointer Wins Best In Show At 2016 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
After two long nights of tough competition, GCH Vjk-Myst Garbonita's California Journey, a German Shorthaired Pointer, was crowned Best In Show at the 2016 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show presented by Purina® Pro Plan® at Madison Square Garden in New York Feb. 16. Judge Dr. Richard Meen of Toronto selected the 3-year-old, also known as CJ. […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/german-shorthair-pointer-wins-best-in-show-at-2016-westminster-kennel-club-dog-show/ | February 17, 2016
Expert Advice: Fun With Your Dog Laser Pointers: More Frustration Than Fun
Some owners think it's funny to watch their dog play with a laser pointer, but this game can be very frustrating for a dog. Here's other activities to try.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/laser-pointers-more-frustration-than-fun/ | August 25, 2015
Expert Advice: Lifestyle Puppy Pointers: Tips for Selecting a Dog
The decision to bring a puppy into your life should be made only after the careful consideration of many factors. But that decision is just the beginning. Now comes the process of finding him. It can be joyous, nerve-wracking, time-consuming, and exhilarating. It can also be a little overwhelming. We’re here to walk you through […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/puppy-tips-selecting-canine-companion/ | May 8, 2015
Press Releases Pointer and Click to Find An AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day Event Near You!
  New York, NY – Whether you're a pooch parent looking for tips on training, grooming and health or are currently considering adding a precious pup to the family, be sure to circle the month of September on your calendar to mark "AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day." This month-long celebration involves hundreds of organizations around […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/pointer-and-click-to-find-an-akc-responsible-dog-ownership-day-event-n/ | July 14, 2006
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
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 17, 2024
Golden Retriever on an exam table having its heart checked by a vet.
Expert Advice: Studies New Study Updates Spay-Neuter Timeline Guidance for Popular Dog Breeds
New research has redefined the best age to spay/neuter five large dog breeds. Delaying the procedure can prevent joint disorders and certain cancers.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/study-updates-spay-neuter-guidelines/ | June 11, 2024

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