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Outdoor Chow Chow portrait with its tongue out.
Expert Advice: Why does my dog... Why Do Some Dogs Have Blue Tongues?
Learn more about blue tongue dogs. Which breeds have them (its not just Chow Chows) and why, and when it's something to see your veterinarian about.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/advice/why-some-dogs-have-blue-tongues/ | August 3, 2023
Pages AKC DNA + Health Kit – Included Tests
All AKC DNA + Health Kits include the original 201 markers for genetic identity and parentage verification purposes, as well as over 328 genetic variants for health and traits. Download a pdf of all included tests Health Tests Acral Mutilation Syndrome (AMS, SN) This genetic variant is associated with an inherited neurological disease characterized by […]
https://www.akc.org/breeder-programs/dna/dna-resource-center/akc-dna-health-kit-tests-available/ | July 26, 2023
Senior Staffordshire Bull Terrier running outdoors.
Expert Advice: Health Dementia in Dogs: Signs, Symptoms, and Treatments
Just like humans with Alzheimer's disease, dogs can suffer from Cognitive Dysfunction Syndrome or dog dementia. Learn the signs and how you can treat it.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/dog-dementia/ | July 6, 2023
Beagle dog drinking water to cool off in shade on grass hiding from summer sun . Summer background. Tired of summer heat.
Expert Advice: Common Conditions Kidney Disease in Dogs: Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment
Acute or chronic kidney disease in dogs is a serious and progressive health concern. Early detection and proper management can extend your dog's life.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/dog-kidney-disease/ | June 29, 2023
Newborn yellow labrador puppy dogs sleeping - on blue blanket, closeup
Expert Advice: Health Canine Herpesvirus: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments
Canine herpes virus can affect adult dogs as well as puppies, and it's important to take precautions against it since so many dogs get it.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/canine-herpesvirus/ | June 16, 2023
Two puppies of the breed English Toy Spaniel stand in a drawer chest, in the summer at the cottage outside the premises
Expert Advice: Health Heart Murmurs in Dogs: What to Know
Heart murmurs in dogs can be harmless or represent serious health conditions. Learn about the different types and how they're diagnosed and treated.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/heart-murmurs-in-dogs/ | June 13, 2023
Pages Competition/Titles Update Spring 2023
We have some big news to report about All-Americans succeeding at earning the top titles and honors in Agility, Coursing Ability, Fast CAT, Rally, Obedience, Scent Work, Tracking, and Trick Dog. Many dogs are also having success in AKC’s Virtual Titling programs! Agility Congratulations to these dogs who have added more MACH titles to their […]
https://www.akc.org/register/information/canine-partners/newsletter/competition-titles-update-spring-2023/ | June 8, 2023
Pages AKC Title Recognition Spring 2023 
The AKC works with non-AKC service and sports organizations to recognize the titles that AKC-registered dogs earn in their programs. This includes the AKC Therapy Dog program and the AKC Search & Rescue program. AKC also recognizes titles of the Barn Hunt Association (BHA); North American Diving Dogs (NADD); the North American Flyball Association (NAFA); […]
https://www.akc.org/register/information/canine-partners/newsletter/akc-title-recognition-spring-2023/ | June 8, 2023
Senior Golden Retriever receiving eye drops at the vet.
Expert Advice: Health Glaucoma in Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments
Glaucoma in dogs is caused by increased pressure in the eyeball, and it can lead to severe pain and blindness. Learn about signs and potential treatments.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/dog-glaucoma/ | June 6, 2023
french bulldog takes a bath
Expert Advice: Health Can I Wash My Dog With Soap?
When it's bathtime, the best way to keep your pet clean is with products specially formulated for dogs. But what happens if you run out of dog shampoo? Can you use soap made for people on your dog? What Can I Wash My Dog With? Dog shampoos made with detergents work best on canine skin. They support […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/can-i-wash-my-dog-with-soap/ | May 5, 2023

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