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Expert Advice: Dog Breeds What Is a Double Coat, and What Dog Breeds Are Double-Coated?
From double to single, long to hairless, and curly to wiry, dogs' coats come in different textures, lengths, and colors. So what's a double coat?
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/double-coated-dog-breeds/ | February 22, 2024
Komondor standing in the park.
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds How to Channel Working Breeds’ Energy Into Dog Sports
The big, strong dogs of the Working Group always stand out in a crowd. Which dog sports are best to channel their energy, depending on the breed?
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/working-breeds-dog-sports/ | February 1, 2024
Expert Advice: Dog Breeding Get Your Pet Meds from the Place That Knows Your Dog Best
  AKC, North America’s largest not-for-profit dog registry and leading advocate for dogs, has partnered with Allivet, an award-winning pet pharmacy, to bring you AKCRx – your new go-to source for all your pet med needs. As a responsible dog owner, you want to provide the best care for your dog, especially when it comes to […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/get-pet-meds-place-knows-dog-best/ | January 17, 2024
Expert Advice: Dog Sports ‘Q’ Represents Plott Hounds at the 2023 AKC Agility Invitational
Plott Hound 'Q' is not your average agility competitor. Known for their noses, Q is competing at the AKC Agility Invitational and representing her breed.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/sports/akc-agility-invitational-q/ | December 8, 2023
Legislative Alerts MA: Hybrid Public Hearing on Multiple Bills Impacting Dogs Wednesday 11/8 – Take Action Now!
On Wednesday, November 8, one dozen animal bills impacting dogs and breeders are on the agenda for review by the Massachusetts Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources, and Agriculture (JENRA). The hybrid public hearing is scheduled to start at 1PM. The American Kennel Club Government Relations Department (AKC GR) has tracked most of these bills […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/ma-hybrid-public-hearing-multiple-bills-impacting-dogs-wednesday-11-8-take-action-now/ | October 31, 2023
Sports & Events Congratulations to our 2018 winners!
Congratulations 2018 NLCC winners! November 11, 2018 Weirsdale, FL Best of Breed Winners: Afghan Hound - DC Kominek’s Narcissa SC Basenji – GCH DC Borassus Hot.Cool.Yours. SC CA Cirneco dell’Etna – CH Via2 For The Dough D’Lea Greyhound – DC Windrock Batoutahellius MC LCX Ibizan Hound – DC Abbaio Mighty Aphrodite SC Rhodesian Ridgeback – […]
https://www.akc.org/sports/coursing/lure-coursing/nationals/past-winners/congratulations-2018-winners/ | September 15, 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
Legislative Alerts New York: Weigh In On Canine Health and Welfare Priorities for Federal Farm Bill Tomorrow (4/14)
Tomorrow, April 14, Chairman of the House Committee on Agriculture, Glenn "GT" Thompson (PA-15), will host a Farm Bill listening session in Binghamton, New York. AKC GR urges all responsible NY dog owners to weigh in, using the link to the feedback form below.  Scroll down for more information about the event. Background: Rep. Thompson will […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/new-york-weigh-canine-health-welfare-priorities-federal-farm-bill-tomorrow-4-14/ | April 13, 2023
Dachshund sniffing at a potted plant on the porch.
Expert Advice: Home & Living 7 Nontoxic Houseplants for Dog Owners
When it comes to houseplants and pets, both can bring a lot of love and light into your life. Unfortunately, the two don’t always mix so well. In fact, some houseplants can be downright deadly for pets. The good news is that many nontoxic houseplants are safe for dogs, and if you choose your houseplants […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/home-living/nontoxic-houseplants-for-dogs/ | March 20, 2023
Pug pooping outdoors in tall grass.
Expert Advice: Common Conditions Dog Diarrhea: Signs, Symptoms, and Treatments
Most dogs have had diarrhea in their life. Learn when it's a cause for concern, how to treat it, and when you should go to the vet for dog diarrhea.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/dog-diarrhea/ | December 13, 2022

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