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Expert Advice: Cute & Funny Labrador Retriever Finds Best Spot to Keep Cool in the Summer
  When the hot weather gets too unbearable, you do whatever you can to find a place to cool off. Sometimes you hide inside with the air conditioning blasting, sometimes you hit up your local pool, and sometimes, you lounge in a water fountain. Well, you do if you're this Labrador Retriever. This guy is […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/labrador-retriever-keep-cool/ | June 26, 2017
Expert Advice: Common Behavior Issues Help Your Dog Keep the Peace: Manage Barking During the Active Summer Months
  Does your dog have a lot to say about all the extra activity of a busy summer? Is his barking making it hard to enjoy the season? Kids and their friends are out of school, traipsing in and out of the house; more people are walking outside with their dogs, enjoying the weather. You […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/keep-peace-manage-barking-during-summer/ | June 23, 2017
Expert Advice: Cute & Funny 19 of the Very Best Golden Retriever Memes
Memes are just one of many gifts the Internet has given to us. For us dog people, we're unbelievably fortunate that the Internet produces dog memes left and right. Not only do these memes picture adorable dogs, but they're also pretty hilarious. Depending who you ask, certain dog memes are better than others. If you're […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/golden-retriever-memes/ | June 20, 2017
Expert Advice: Common Behavior Issues Why Do Dogs Dig?
  One of the most frustrating behaviors dog owners experience is digging. Many a garden has been sacrificed to the paws of a digging dog, and it can become a nuisance if it's not understood and managed. Understanding why dogs dig is an important tool in controlling the behavior, especially if the digging is only […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/why-do-dogs-dig/ | June 15, 2017
Expert Advice: Responsible Breeding Summer Kennel Safety and Comfort Tips
Summer arrives this month, and most of the country has already experienced hot, muggy weather. I hope these ideas will help protect your home, kennel, and dogs from summer hazards. Check all air conditioners and fans. Make sure they are clean, in good working order, and properly wired. Clean and change the filters often.   […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/summer-kennel-safety-and-comfort-tips/ | June 13, 2017
Expert Advice: Flea & Tick 6 Places to Look for Ticks on Your Dog
  Tick season is upon us, and these bloodsucking pests are showing up all over the place. Tick prevention should be taken seriously, and not just because these arachnids make many people squeamish — ticks actually carry quite a few deadly diseases. Some of these diseases are lifelong, with no cure, so being diligent in […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/places-to-look-for-ticks-on-dog/ | June 7, 2017
Expert Advice: Common Behavior Issues Boom! Crash! Pow! The Scary Sounds of Summer
document.write(''); Fireworks signal celebrations for Independence Day, a win at the baseball stadium or the grand finale at the community festival. While you “oooh” and “ahhh,” your dog may be experiencing fear and anxiety due to the sounds of summer celebrations. This fear and anxiety can be a progressive medical condition called canine noise aversion — […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/the-scary-sounds-of-summer/ | June 5, 2017
Expert Advice: Feature ​This Young Pug is a Crowd Pleaser — No Matter What the Number(s)
  Shari and Kevin Curran have a very busy lifestyle in rural Texas, but somehow a charismatic Pug, named Lionel, has managed to become the centerpiece of their lives. The couple, who live on 80 acres in Canton, Texas, 60 miles east of Dallas, own horses, miniature horses, a pot-bellied pig, alpaca goats, chickens, and, […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/young-pug-crowd-pleaser/ | May 31, 2017
Expert Advice: Puppy Training Puppies Like to Roughhouse — Tips for Safe Play Between Humans and Dogs
  Just like human children, puppies love to play. But since they don’t have opposable thumbs, they use their mouths for most games. Virtually all puppies play this way. It’s normal, and it is not a sign that your pup will become an aggressive dog. Your puppy does not mean to hurt you when he […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/training/tips-safe-play-humans-and-dogs/ | May 31, 2017
Expert Advice: Cute & Funny Boxer Gets A+ for Window Cleaning
  Hate having dirty windows? Need a professional cleaner who will get the job done with just a few licks? Yup, we said licks. Call Lily the window cleaning Boxer! Lily loves nothing more than cleaning off a sliding glass door with her tongue. Check her out.   .video-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; padding-top: […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/boxer-window-cleaning/ | May 30, 2017

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