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Dachshunds, one of each variety, together in a field.
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds How Is a Dog’s Coat Length and Type Inherited?
What makes your dog's coat long, short, straight, curly, wiry or silky? Most coat types are determined by genes at just three genetic locations.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/dogs-coat-length-type/ | April 9, 2024
Irish Setter panting on a hot summer day, water and drool dripping down.
Expert Advice: Health Pedialyte (Electrolytes) for Dogs: Uses, Side Effects, and Alternatives
Like humans, dogs lose water and electrolytes through sweat, urination, vomiting, and diarrhea. Out of the options to rehydrate, is Pedialyte good for dogs?
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/pedialyte-electrolytes-for-dogs/ | April 17, 2024
Expert Advice: Dog Breeding Introducing AKC DNA + Health
The AKC DNA Program is proud to announce the official launch of a new DNA test, AKC DNA + Health. This test combines the original AKC DNA profile with genetic health and traits testing for a powerful breeder tool. The goal of this new test is to satisfy all the needs of breeders with just […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/introducing-akc-dna-health/ | April 18, 2024
Bichon Frise puppy chewing on the rug.
Expert Advice: Common Conditions Intestinal Blockage in Dogs: Signs, Symptoms, Treatments
Intestinal blockages are common in dogs, and most often occur from eating foreign objects. What are the causes, treatment and timeline of blockages?
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/intestinal-blockage-in-dogs/ | April 24, 2024
Press Releases AKC AGILITY LEAGUE ANNOUNCES WINTER SEASON WINNERS
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 winners of the recently concluded sixth season of the AKC Agility League. Team champions were named in each of the eight divisions. The AKC Agility League is sponsored by Purina Pro […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/akc-agility-league-announces-winter-season-winners/ | April 29, 2024
Irish Water Spaniel wearing a harness standing in a field off leash.
Expert Advice: General Health Pythiosis in Dogs: Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment
Pythiosis is a rare, but emerging infectious disease sparking concern for dogs and their owners. Learn about the symptoms, treatment, and preventions.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/pythiosis-in-dogs/ | May 2, 2024
Pembroke Welsh Corgi laying next to its bowl of kibble.
Expert Advice: Can my dog... Can Dogs Eat Parsley?
Dogs can eat curly parsley, Italian parsley can be toxic to dogs. When adding anything to your dog's diet, talk to their veterinarian first.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/advice/can-dogs-eat-parsley/ | May 7, 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
Expert Advice: Alternative Medicine Medicinal Mushrooms for Dogs: Uses, Side Effects, and Alternatives
You may have considered mushrooms' health benefits for humans, but what about the potential benefits of medicinal mushrooms for dogs?
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/medicinal-mushrooms-for-dogs/ | June 6, 2024
Young woman sitting in the grass holding her French Bulldog.
Expert Advice: Common Behavior Issues When You Should (or Shouldn’t) Pick Up Your Small Dog
It's an instinct for many owners of small breed dogs to pick them up at different points while walking. But, there are pros and cons to doing this.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/when-you-should-pick-up-your-small-dog/ | June 17, 2024

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