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Expert Advice: News Boo to You from the Golden Crew!
The Golden Retrievers of the Maine Golden Retriever Club are getting prepped for Halloween. They hope you have a spooktacular night tomorrow!
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/boo-to-you-from-the-golden-crew/ | October 31, 2015
Expert Advice: Cute & Funny Is Your Dog A Star Wars Character?
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away … A young aspiring filmmaker owned a dog. She was just a pet, but this big, fuzzy friend would turn out to be one of the most influential animals, ever. As the filmmaker, George Lucas, tells it, here’s what happened. “I had an Alaskan Malamute […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/is-your-dog-star-wars-character/ | October 21, 2015
Expert Advice: Cute & Funny The 10 Funniest Halloween Costumes for Your Dog
The Golden Retrievers of the Maine Golden Retriever Club are getting prepped for Halloween. They hope you have a spooktacular night tomorrow!
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/funniest-halloween-costumes-dog/ | October 7, 2015
Expert Advice: Lifestyle 30 of the Best Dog and Puppy Names from Movies
We are super excited about the Dog Film Festival coming to New York City this weekend (read more about that here), so in anticipation, we compiled a list of 30 of our favorite cinematic canines to use as inspiration when naming your new puppy. (view full list of popular dog names) Balto, from Balto (Read […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/best-dog-names-movies/ | October 1, 2015
Expert Advice: Events Newfoundland Dogs Prove Lifesaving Skills in Water Rescue Tests
By Anne Smith Abbey  This month a number of talented Newfoundland dogs had the chance to prove their rescue skills as well as their love of the water when the Genesee Region Newfoundland Club (GRNC), a regional breed club of the Newfoundland Club of America, hosted its annual two-day water test on Labor Day weekend. […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/lifesaving-water-rescue/ | September 18, 2015
Expert Advice: Cute & Funny Dog Has Priceless Reaction to Off-Leash Park
by: Heidi Clark  You know how it feels when you wake up and remember it’s Christmas morning, or when you hear the bell ring on the last day of class before summer break? Well, think that times a million and you’ll have channeled half the degree of bliss this dog in the park is experiencing. […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/dog-reaction-off-leash/ | September 17, 2015
Expert Advice: Did You Know? Queen Elizabeth and the Doghouse of Windsor
On Wednesday, September 10, Elizabeth II surpassed her great-great-grandmother Queen Victoria to become the longest-reigning monarch in British history—and that’s a ton of history! The 89-year-old Elizabeth set the record at 5:30 p.m. (BST) by having reigned for 23,226 days, 16 hours, and approximately 30 minutes. Around here, Elizabeth is best known as a true-blue […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/queen-elizabeth-doghouse-windsor/ | September 10, 2015
Expert Advice: News Marine’s Service Dog Found After 9 Months Missing
Alexandra Melnick has spent all of 2015 searching and worrying—but never giving up hope. And as of this week, she’s finally reunited able to relax. Melnick was reunited with her German Shepherd Dog, Kai, who has been missing since November. The former Marine acquired Kai as a puppy and trained him to assist her with […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/marines-service-dog-found/ | September 10, 2015
Expert Advice: Events Dog Events Across the U.S. This Labor Day Weekend
Looking for something fun to do this Labor Day weekend? Consider heading out to see beautiful and talented dogs of all kinds at a dog show, agility or obedience trial, herding test, lure coursing trial, earthdog test, or other canine event in your area. Below are just a few of the many AKC dog events […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/dog-events-labor-day/ | September 8, 2015
Expert Advice: Cute & Funny Out of the (Dog) House: Stunning Pictures of Dogs in Nature
Dogs. We love them, and we love pictures of them! Sometimes, though, a great photo isn’t JUST about the dog, but about the beauty of your surroundings. As we approach Labor Day and the inevitable change in weather, we understand that for many, the opportunity to spend time out of doors is winding down. Here […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/stunning-pictures-dogs-nature/ | August 31, 2015

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