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Pages 2022 Lifetime Achievement Award Nominees
In its endless pursuit to recognize outstanding members of the fancy, The American Kennel Club Lifetime Achievement Awards were created and first awarded in 1999 to honor our best. The purpose of the awards is to celebrate those individuals whose many years of dedication have led to significant contributions to our Sport on a national […]
https://www.akc.org/about/awards-and-honors/lifetime-achievement/nominees/2022-lifetime-achievement-award-nominees/ | March 1, 2022
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds Brussels Griffon History: From Scruffy Ratter to Beloved House Pet
For centuries, Flemish art has been celebrated for its technical skill, precise depiction of everyday life, and a particular aesthetic of fanciful exaggeration for sometimes humorous effect. The inimitable Brussels Griffon fits perfectly into that tradition. It’s no wonder the breed has been a favorite of painters, illustrators, and filmmakers. The first depiction in fine […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/brussels-griffon-history-scruffy-ratter-beloved-house-pet/ | November 16, 2021
Expert Advice: Basic Training Dog Harnesses and Dog Collars: Which Is Right For Your Dog?
Dog collar or harness? What's the best option for your dog? With the many options for each, it's important to weigh the pros and cons.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/dog-harness-vs-collar/ | November 16, 2021
Expert Advice: Fun With Your Dog What Does a “No Bones Day” Really Mean?
Are you having a “Bones Day" or a “No Bones Day"? Chances are, if you've spent any time on social media in the last few months you know exactly what we're talking about! Noodle the Pug is a TikTok star who gives advice and encouragement to millions of people around the world. The 13-year-old Pug […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/what-does-no-bones-really-mean-why-dogs-act-floppy/ | October 29, 2021
French Bulldog puppy on leash in a harness standing on the sidewalk
Expert Advice: Puppy Information Should My Puppy Wear a Harness or Collar? Choosing the Safest Option
You would think picking out a leash and collar for your new puppy is a simple enough task — until you walk into a pet store and are met with an overwhelming number of options. Which is better for my puppy: collar or harness? What are all these different types of collars and harnesses for, […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/puppy-information/puppy-collar-harness/ | September 15, 2021
Expert Advice: Breed History Cesky Terrier History: From a Bohemian Hunting Dog to the Terrier Group
There’s an old Czech saying, “Like dog, like master,” and this applies to no one better than Frantisek Horak, the creator of the Cesky Terrier. Horak persevered through World War II and a communist revolution with terrier-like determination to create his vision of a new hunting breed, the Cesky Terrier— perhaps the only breed with […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/cesky-terrier-history-from-a-bohemian-hunting-dog-to-the-terrier-group/ | September 8, 2021
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Expert Advice: News How Does Wildfire Smoke Affect Dogs?
When wildfires ravage an area, both humans and pets are at risk of being displaced and inhaling dangerous amounts of smoke. Remember — if you feel the effects of smoke, your pets probably do, too. And if you ever have to evacuate your home, your pets should always go with you. If you're in an […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/wildfires-smoke-dogs/ | July 21, 2021
Expert Advice: Feature Gaining Gail Sheehy’s Dog: Passages Through Grief & Friendship
Chollie was a gift meant to ease grief. That’s one of the first things I learned about my friend Gail Sheehy’s Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. After losing her Tibetan Spaniel in 2007 and her husband Clay Felker in 2008, Gail welcomed Chollie into her life at just the right moment. After two sad and lonely […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/gail-sheehy-passages-chollies-story/ | June 14, 2021
Expert Advice: General Nutrition Why Is My Dog a Picky Eater?
Does it seem like your dog suddenly has lost interest in eating food? Knocks over their bowl out of boredom with their food? While it could mean you have a picky eater on your hand, changes in appetite could also signal a greater health problem that should be addressed right away, particularly in young puppies, […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/why-is-my-dog-a-picky-eater/ | June 1, 2021
cavalier king charles spaniel puppy walking indoors on the floor
Expert Advice: Puppy Training How to Train a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Puppy
Preparing the sweet, gentle Cavalier King Charles Spaniel to follow good behavior guidelines isn't tricky. This graceful, fun-loving toy spaniel only wants to please you. With some planning, persistence, and a positive outlook, your puppy quickly takes to training. Sandy Harrison, Recording Secretary of the American Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Club, acquired her first Cavalier […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/how-to-train-a-cavalier-king-charles-spaniel/ | May 26, 2021

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