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Press Releases Addition of Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
The Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever (Toller) officially joined the ranks of the American Kennel Club on July 1, 2003. As of this date the Toller will enjoy regular status as an AKC-recognized breed in the Sporting Group, and the addition will round out the total number of AKC-recognized breeds to 150. Coincidentally, this Canadian […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/addition-of-nova-scotia-duck-tolling-retriever/ | June 4, 2003
Press Releases Labrador Retriever Holds Position as Most Popular Dog Breed in America
  --AKC Releases Registration Statistics for 2002-- For the 13th consecutive year, the Labrador Retriever is the most popular purebred dog in America, according to registration figures released today by the American Kennel Club. Nearly three times as many Labs were registered in 2002 as any other breed. Golden Retrievers were a distant second, with […]
https://www.akc.org/press-releases/labrador-retriever-holds-position-as-most-popular-dog-breed-in-america/ | January 31, 2003
Expert Advice: Juniors Junior Handler Spotlight: Lexie Littlefield
Fourteen-year-old Lexie Littlefield from Rhode Island first learned about training dogs from YouTube videos. Now, after only competing since 2021, she's making her mark on the dog world as a Junior Handler with her Golden Retrievers.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/sports/junior-handler-lexie-littlefield/ | April 13, 2023
Expert Advice: Obedience How to Watch the 2024 National Obedience Championship
Think your dog is obedient? Watch the best of the best AKC Obedience teams compete at the 2024 AKC National Obedience Championship.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/sports/watch-akc-national-obedience-championship/ | July 12, 2024
Expert Advice: General Health Esophagitis in Dogs: Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment
Esophagitis in dogs has many causes, like chewing toys or sticks, or ingesting chemicals (or drugs) that irritate the lining of the esophagus.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/esophagitis-in-dogs/ | July 3, 2024
Golden Retriever on an exam table having its heart checked by a vet.
Expert Advice: Weight Management How to Tell if Your Dog is Underweight
Dogs can be underweight due to diet or underlying health problems. How do you recognize if your dog is underweight and what do you do about it?
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/is-my-dog-underweight/ | July 1, 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 27, 2024
Golden Retriever getting a treat from a woman while posing for a photo outdoors.
Expert Advice: Fun With Your Dog How Group Activities Can Benefit You and Your Dog
Participating in dog sports is healthy for you and your pet. A bonus is meeting and spending time with people who enjoy the same dog activities you do.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/benefits-of-group-activities/ | June 26, 2024
Clubs & Delegates What’s New in GR June 2024
The past month has been especially busy for federal legislation and regulation. Recent AKC GR blogs and alerts highlight the steps AKC is taking –and what you can do—to impact two major issues that could have significant impact on you and a large number of dog enthusiasts nationwide. The 2024 Farm Bill continues to advance […]
https://www.akc.org/clubs-delegates/government-relations/newsletters/taking-command/whats-new-gr-june-2024/ | June 24, 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

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