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Expert Advice: Health How Hot Is Too Hot for a Dog’s Paws?
Scorching pavement is damaging to dog paws, and especially puppies. So how hot is too hot for a dog's sensitive paw pads?
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/dog-paws-hot-pavement/ | August 4, 2021
Irish Red and White Setter head portrait outdoors.
Expert Advice: Common Conditions Dog Coughing: Causes and Treatment Options
The sound of a dog coughing sends alarm bells ringing in most dog owners’ heads. Is your dog sick? Is he choking? Should you call your veterinarian? A dog cough can have many causes, some of which are potentially dangerous. Here is what you need to know about the causes of coughing in dogs and […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/dog-coughing-causes-treatment/ | June 21, 2021
Merle Australian Shepherd walking in a field with her puppy.
Expert Advice: Fun Facts 30 Fun and Fascinating Dog Facts
Here at the AKC, we never get tired of learning more about dogs, whether it's a new study on canine behavior, a statistic from our database, or even just cool facts about a dog's impressive physical and mental abilities. You may know some of these already, and others may be more of a "wait, really?" […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/dog-facts/ | April 19, 2021
Beagle sitting in bed with its family in the morning.
Expert Advice: Fun Facts 10 Best Family Dogs
What breeds make the best family dogs? What are the best dog breeds for kids? When adding a new puppy or dog to your family, it can be difficult to decide which is the best fit. We've compiled 10 of the best dog breeds for families and kids. Many breeds make wonderful family dogs, though […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/best-family-dogs/ | March 26, 2021
Labrador retriever puppies sleeping side by side in the grass.
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds The Most Popular Dog Breeds of 2020
For the most updated statistics, check out the latest rankings of America's most popular dog breeds. Is your dog’s breed winning popularity contests this year? Now you can find out! The most popular dog breeds of 2020 were released on March 16, 2021, based on American Kennel Club registration statistics. America continues its love affair […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/the-most-popular-dog-breeds-of-2020/ | March 16, 2021
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds Rarest Dog Breed: Norwegian Lundehund History From the Brink of Extinction
According to 2021 registration statistics, the Norwegian Lundehund is the rarest and least popular dog breed, ranking 197 of 197 breeds. But there's still a hole lot to love about this dog. A dozen or so years ago, potty-mouthed TV chef Gordon Ramsay visited Iceland for his first taste of puffin. With its orange beak […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/norwegian-lundehund-history-behind-the-breed/ | March 16, 2021
Irish Wolfhounds standing together in a meadow.
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds A Celebration of 8 Irish Dog Breeds
As of 2020, there are eight dog breeds native to Ireland that are currently recognized by the American Kennel Club. These Irish dog breeds have storied histories in their homeland and abroad, and they run the size gamut from miniature to massive. Two Irish breeds were even among 1878's nine charter breeds first recognized by […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/irish-dog-breeds/ | March 8, 2021
Expert Advice: Dog Breeding Dog Pregnancy: Signs, Care, and Preparing for Puppies
Welcoming a new litter of puppies into the world is very rewarding, but dog pregnancies can be confusing and stressful, as well as time-consuming and costly. If you are considering breeding your dog, there is so much information that you need to know. You should be familiar with your breed's standard and individual breed health test […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/dog-pregnancy-care-prep/ | January 27, 2021
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds Irish Red and White Setter History: The Original Setter From Ireland
No matter what war they serve in, returning soldiers often come home to find the place they left very much changed. There are the sad discoveries of parents who pass. Sweethearts who stray. And, in the case of dog lovers, beloved breeds that are no more. The decimation of dog breeds during wartime comes down […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/irish-red-and-white-setter-history/ | January 21, 2021
Canine Partners Congrats to All American Dogs Going to the Inaugural AKC Fast CAT Invitational
Which dog is the fastest in the country? The AKC Fast CAT Invitational will answer that question, as the speediest canines gather for this inaugural, invitation-only event. Fast CAT is a coursing event in which dogs chase a lure for a 100-yard dash. Their time in seconds is calculated into miles per hour. The fastest dogs of each […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/congrats-american-dogs-going-inaugural-akc-fast-cat-invitational/ | December 9, 2020

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