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Expert Advice: Grooming It’s Bath Time! Towels, Brushes, Dog Shampoo, and More
Any pet owner knows that dogs don't mind being smelly and dirty. In fact, many dogs delight in rolling around in all sorts of substances we may think of as disgusting, or tearing through brush and mud puddles. At some point, your dog is going to need a bath. How to bathe your dog, and […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/its-bath-time-towels-brushes-dog-shampoo-and-more/ | August 15, 2016
Legislative Alerts APHIS Proposed Rule Makes Regulations Consistent with Animal Welfare Act
Today, the USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) published proposed updates to its regulations to make them consistent with existing requirements under the federal Animal Welfare Act AWA). These rules do not represent a change in current USDA policy regarding licensing. The proposed updates (known as a “proposed rule”) reflect changes to the […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/aphis-proposed-regulations-animal-welfare-act-aug4/ | August 4, 2016
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Clubs & Delegates APHIS Proposed Rule Makes Regulations Consistent with Animal Welfare Act
Today, the USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) published proposed updates to its regulations to make them consistent with existing requirements under the federal Animal Welfare Act AWA). These rules do not represent a change in current USDA policy regarding licensing. The proposed updates (known as a “proposed rule”) reflect changes to the […]
https://www.akc.org/clubs-delegates/government-relations/government-relations-blogs__trashed/aphis-proposed-rule-makes-regulations-consistent-animal-welfare-act/ | August 4, 2016
Expert Advice: Breeding & Whelping The Hidden Benefits of Pet Insurance for Breeders
In recent years, pet insurance seems to be taking the pet healthcare industry by storm. Something that was once non-existent has gone from mildly popular to almost commonplace. An increasing number of pet owners are utilizing the benefits of pet insurance, and in turn, veterinarians are seeing more claim forms cross their desks. This increased […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/the-hidden-benefits-of-pet-insurance-for-breeders/ | May 16, 2016
Expert Advice: News A Walk Through Our Favorite Moments From This Year’s Westminster Dog Show
Every year the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show comes to New York City to celebrate dogs, breeders, owners, handlers, and all others who are a part of a dog's journey. This year we had some wonderful moments, made some history, and crowned another champion. Come with us as we take a walk through a dog's […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/favorite-westminster-moments-2016/ | February 18, 2016
Canine Partners Give The Dog A Bone – But Make Safe Choices
    This cute husky-lab mix loves his bone, which looks like a safe choice and large enough that he can't swallow it. Bones give dogs the necessary exercise of chewing - and also help keep their teeth clean, but make sure you choose the right type and size for your dog's safety. Cooked bones are […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/give-the-dog-a-bone-but-make-safe-choices/ | July 15, 2015
Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Dogs Can Adapt to a Vegetarian Diet…with Supplements
  Will a Meatless Diet Jeopardize Your Dog’s Health? As farmers’ markets blossom with a wider assortment of fresh fruit and vegetables during the summer months, many families choose to spice up the dinner menu with occasional vegetarian meals. But can the family dog handle a vegetarian diet? In general, dogs are omnivorous. They eat […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/dogs-vegetarian-diet-supplements/ | June 1, 2015
Expert Advice: News First Case of Canine Flu Surfaces in Georgia
Veterinarians in Georgia are treating a dog for symptoms of canine flu—the first case of the disease to surface in that state. The sick dog was brought to the University of Georgia’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital and has tested positive for the disease, according to news media reports. Veterinarians there won’t know until later this week […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/gerogia-canine-flu/ | May 18, 2015
Expert Advice: General Nutrition Will a Meatless Diet Jeopardize Your Dog’s Health… or Happiness?
Dogs Can Adapt to a Vegan Household. Dogs prefer meat, but a vegetarian diet is possible with the right supplements Dogs Can Adapt to a Vegan Household. Dogs prefer meat, but a vegetarian diet is possible with the right supplements. For health and ethical reasons, many vegetarian and vegan humans choose to share their dietary preferences with […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/will-a-meatless-diet-jeopardize-your-dogs-health-or-happiness/ | March 20, 2015
Expert Advice: News Injured Police Dog, Thor, Soon To Be Back on Patrol
A K-9 officer, critically injured while saving his handler’s life, is on the mend and will soon return to duty. On Oct. 20, Thor, a Belgian Malinois with the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office in Covington, Louisiana, was stabbed in the neck and shoulder when he jumped between his handler, Ronald Olivier, and a knife-wielding […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/injured-k9-back-on-patrol-soon/ | September 7, 2014

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