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Expert Advice: Nutrition Which Thanksgiving Foods Can I Give My Dog?
While many of us already know we're going to overeat on Thanksgiving, we still need to apply some restraint when it comes to sharing Thanksgiving foods with our dogs. It's not just the obvious cautions—like splintering roasted turkey bones or toxic onion-filled stuffing—that are unsafe choices for your dogs. There are fatty dishes, salty dishes, […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/thanksgiving-foods-to-share-with-your-dog-or-avoid/ | November 22, 2022
Chihuahua licking its lips looking at a place of food on the kitchen table.
Expert Advice: Common Behavior Issues Don’t Let Dog Begging Ruin Thanksgiving
With its fantastic food and mouthwatering aromas, Thanksgiving is one of the most delicious days of the year. As football plays on TV and family members gather around, most of us look forward to dinner as the highlight of the day. But will your begging dog detract from the occasion? Begging is a full-time job […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/dog-begging-at-thanksgiving/ | November 8, 2022
Beagle sitting for a treat with a young girl in the park.
Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Cranberries?
Fresh and dried cranberries are popular human snacks. Many owners may want to share these with their dogs, especially around Thanksgiving. But can dogs eat cranberries safely? The answer is both yes and no. Fresh or cooked cranberries, when plain, are not inherently toxic for dogs. When fed in moderation, they are generally safe and […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-cranberries/ | November 7, 2022
Canine Partners Congrats to All American Dogs Qualified Dogs for the 2022 AKC Fast CAT Invitational!
Best of luck to the top All American Dogs who qualified for the 2022 AKC FastCAT Invitational! Should any one of the top three decline, the 4th place stand-by will be invited. All American Dogs are split according to height class (L, M, S).   Large Miss Unusual DCAT owned by Erin Boyer of Gastonia, […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/congrats-american-dogs-qualified-dogs-2022-akc-fast-cat-invitational/ | October 28, 2022
Expert Advice: Training Is My Pet Dog Ready to Go to a Restaurant?
Bringing your pet to a dog-friendly restaurant allows you to spend more time together. It also offers opportunities to put into practice your dog's manners training. Only service dogs have public access to any restaurant, but some dog-friendly restaurants and outdoor dining options allow your pet to come along. But before bringing your dog along, […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/how-to-know-if-my-dog-is-ready-for-a-restaurant/ | October 27, 2022
German Shorthaired Pointer sitting in a field of wheat.
Expert Advice: Nutrition Wheat in Dog Food: What You Need to Know
Dogs have evolved alongside people to eat a variety of foods including meat, grain, fruits, and vegetables. So, it's not surprising that when people...
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/wheat-in-dog-food-what-you-need-to-know/ | October 5, 2022
Swedish Vallhund head portrait outdoors.
Expert Advice: General Health Do Dogs Sweat?
You may be used to seeing your dog pant in warm weather, but do dogs sweat? Contrary to popular belief, dogs do sweat, but this is only a small part of their cool-down process. How Do Dogs Sweat? Dogs only produce sweat in certain parts of their bodies. Dogs have two types of sweat glands: […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/do-dogs-sweat/ | September 29, 2022
Great Pyrenees getting pet by a woman in a pasture.
Expert Advice: Lifestyle 75 Ways to Be a Responsible Dog Owner
Owning a dog is a joy, privilege, and responsibility. If you are considering bringing a dog into your life, think seriously about the commitment that being a responsible dog owner entails. The AKC is committed to protecting the health and well-being of all dogs. In honor of AKC's Responsible Dog Ownership Day, on September 17th, […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/responsible-dog-owner/ | August 30, 2022
Flat-Coated Retriever laying down outdoors.
Expert Advice: Health Dogs Overheating: Signs, Symptoms, & Prevention
It's easy (and dangerous) for dogs to become overheated. Here's how to recognize signs of overheated dogs, how to prevent overheating, and what to do if you think you have an overheated dog.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/dogs-overheating-signs-symptoms-prevention/ | July 26, 2022
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Expert Advice: Common Conditions Hot Spot Treatments and Prevention on Dogs
Hot spots are one of the most common skin conditions in dogs, particularly in the summer months. These painful, oozing sores can appear seemingly out of nowhere and often spread rapidly. While they are frustrating to deal with, this common condition can be aided by hot spot treatments, and even prevented with the right management […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/treating-and-preventing-hot-spots-on-dogs/ | July 25, 2022

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