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Expert Advice: News Police Dog Copper Offers Comfort to a Florida Community
Copper, a Black and Tan Coonhound, is one of five, loyal companion dogs who won the 19th annual AKC Humane Fund Awards for Canine Excellence (ACE). The winners will be honored at the AKC National Championship presented by Royal Canin in Orlando, Florida, December 15-16, 2018. What are the odds? A police officer who has […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/police-dog-copper-offers-comfort-to-a-florida-community/ | November 12, 2018
Expert Advice: Lifestyle What Were Hound Group Dogs Bred to Do?
Did you know that each AKC registered breed (there are currently 192 of them) is assigned to one of seven groups: Herding, Hound, Toy, Non-Sporting, Sporting, Terrier, and Working? And each dog was bred for a specific purpose. In honor of Hug Your Hound Day on Sept. 9, we're studying up on what each of the 31 breeds in the Hound Group […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/hound-group-dogs/ | September 8, 2018