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Norwegian Lundehund puppy playing with a ball in the grass.
Expert Advice: Fun With Your Dog 7 Backyard Games to Play With Your Dog
Summer is a great time to get outside with your dog and have some fun. The weather is warm, and the kids are home from school. You can hike with your dog, take your dog boating, or go for a picnic. But there are also all kinds of games you can play right in your […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/7-backyard-games-to-play-with-your-dog/ | June 29, 2021
Sports & Events The 2023 Virtual Trick Dog Competition
This Years 2023 AKC Trick Dog National Competition Has Officially Concluded! The AKC is delighted to announce Paula J and her All-American dog, "Rosie," from Santa Barbara, CA, as the winners of the 2023 AKC Trick Dog Competition. In their routine, titled "The Honky Tonk Café Talent Show," Rosie showcased the winning tricks for a […]
https://www.akc.org/sports/trick-dog/announce-virtual-trick-dog-competition/ | June 9, 2021
English Cocker Spaniel sitting on a rug near the door.
Expert Advice: Training How to Teach Your Dog to Ring a Bell to Go Outside
Teaching your dog to ring a bell to go outside is a great trick and very helpful for house-training. Here's how to do it from our dog training experts.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/teach-dog-ring-bell-go-outside/ | May 13, 2021
Sports & Events 2020 AKC Trick Dog National Competition Results
WINNER Debbi Snyder & Amos Hairy Pawter SEMI-FINALISTS Tracy Dulock & Gryffindor Indian Bones Sandi Taylor & Evie Evie’s Magical Dream  Outstanding Performances from the 2020 AKC Trick Dog National Competition In addition to the competition winners listed above, here are some outstanding performances from 2020 (in random order). The performances ranged from a pre-COVID performance in an auditorium […]
https://www.akc.org/sports/trick-dog/2020-competition-results/ | December 2, 2020
Labrador retriever laying down at home with a Christmas poinsettia in the background.
Expert Advice: Comfort & Sleep Dog-Friendly Decorating Tips for a Safe and Festive Holiday
Many common holiday decorations pose dangers to dogs. Celebrate with dog-friendly decorations that are both elegantly festive and safe.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/home-living/dog-friendly-holiday-decorating/ | December 2, 2020
Pages Development And Social Cognition
Another great paper! “These findings further indicate the influence of ontogenetic (developmental) effects on canine social cognition and demonstrate potential applications for the identification of suitable detection dogs” https://www.academia.edu/39368208/When_the_nose_knows_ontogenetic_changes_in_detection_dogs_Canis_familiaris_responsiveness_to_social_and_olfactory_cues?source=swp_share&fbclid=IwAR2a9yaFlixgqypHswvIILYQ6NoX1xuExednpXcoNjhpPU9ZIAvfYNIm0mc
https://www.akc.org/akc-detection-dog-task-force/akc-pilot-detection-puppy-rearing-program/blogs/training-science/development-social-cognition/ | August 15, 2020
Pages Here To Learn Or Here To Teach?
Are you moving to growth? Toward a place where you will leave excuses and your comfort zone behind? The journey we are on requires you to accept new ideas, acquire new skills and with that be challenged by the notion that there is more to learn than what we are comfortable with. https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/02/27/why-facts-dont-change-our-minds?utm_social-type=owned&mbid=social_facebook&utm_brand=tny&utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&fbclid=IwAR2miphVYGtwRGtLRlm5tHrWAoWW4GqoLutbQ1YcV0dv2q8KQnVLv9Q64YQ The above […]
https://www.akc.org/akc-detection-dog-task-force/akc-pilot-detection-puppy-rearing-program/blogs/trainer-development/here-to-learn-or-here-to-teach/ | August 15, 2020
Pages Development And Social Cognition
Another great paper! “These findings further indicate the influence of ontogenetic (developmental) effects on canine social cognition and demonstrate potential applications for the identification of suitable detection dogs” https://www.academia.edu/39368208/When_the_nose_knows_ontogenetic_changes_in_detection_dogs_Canis_familiaris_responsiveness_to_social_and_olfactory_cues?source=swp_share&fbclid=IwAR2a9yaFlixgqypHswvIILYQ6NoX1xuExednpXcoNjhpPU9ZIAvfYNIm0mc
https://www.akc.org/akc-detection-dog-task-force/akc-pilot-detection-puppy-rearing-program/blogs/puppy-development/development-social-cognition/ | August 15, 2020
Legislative Alerts Michigan: Positive Rescue Regulations Continue to Advance- Contact the Senate
Senate Bill 419, which includes several amendments requested by the American Kennel Club (AKC) and the Michigan Association for Pure-Bred Dogs (MAPBD), seeks to regulate “animal rescues”, which would be defined as a person that acquires an animal for the purpose of finding that animal a new home and maintains the animal in a foster […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/michigan-positive-rescue-regulations-continue-advance-contact-senate/ | July 24, 2020
Legislative Alerts Ask Michigan Senate to Support New Rescue Regulations
The Michigan Senate Agriculture Committee has approved a positive bill that seeks to regulate rescues and foster homes in the state. Senate Bill 419, which includes several amendments requested by the AKC and the Michigan Association for Pure-Bred Dogs, seeks to regulate “animal rescues”, defined as a person that acquires an animal for the purpose […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/ask-michigan-senate-support-new-rescue-regulations/ | June 29, 2020

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