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No More Doggie Junk Food: These Treats Are Functional and Appealing

Editor’s note: Have you seen the Dogster print magazine in stores? Or in the waiting room of your vet’s office? This article appeared in our February-March issue. Subscribe to Dogster and get the bimonthly magazine delivered to your home. Have you ever opened a package of your dog’s treats and thought, “Wow, those smell amazing? I’ll ...
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Why I Believe In an Open Adoption — Not the Perfection Some Dog Rescue Groups Require

Adoption policies of rescue groups typically fall into one of two camps: The rescue does everything in its power to make sure each animal goes to the perfect family, even if that means a lengthy delay in getting a dog into a forever home. The rescue believes that perfection is not necessary for a home to be loving ...
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Dog laws pros and cons

California has now made it legal for people to break car windows in order to break a dog out of a hot car. “As of August 2016, Vermont joined forces with Tennessee, Florida, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Ohio in passing laws to protect good Samaritans who assist dogs locked in hot cars.” Palm Springs has made it illegal ...
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The Promised Land on a Horse with No Name

500 women over the age of 50 on the Monterey Bay Peninsula are experiencing what I have as well as people across the country have been writing to me telling me their stories. Cici and I are overwhelmed with gratitude for the people who have sent me kind words, donations and offers to help us.  A ...
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November 2016 Monthly Dog Recap

November has been a total blast with lots of outdoor fun as we got into the swing of my favorite time of year, fall! It’s the perfect time for hikes and adventures. Before we get to my adventures though, let me give a shoutout to my special sponsors & affiliates! Thanks to them I’m able to ...
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Holiday Gift Guides for Dog Lovers

If you’re like me, then you struggle as what to get your human(s) that you love so dearly. So I decided to help you out some with my holiday gift guide for dog lovers! (you can thank me later). *some of the products below contain affiliate links 1. Belly Scratch T-Shirt 2. Dog Bookend 3. Dog Wall Hanging ...
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Cookie monster with spots

my Cici can be pretty picky about her cookies. especially healthy ones. a  month or so ago, we were at a fair nearby Whole Foods and a local gal had a table. She baked her own dog biscuits and was giving out free samples. We chatted and i gave Cici a biscuit to try. She ...
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When Jealousy Strikes

Disclaimer: This post is brought to you by Carlson Pet Products. All opinions are my own and I only share products I think you and your pets will love. When I suddenly found myself this summer the big brother to a tiny little human, I never imagined all the cool stuff that would come with ...
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Once Abused, Emmet Overcomes His Past to Become a Confident, Happy Dog

The photos may be in color, but the transformation they capture is as black and white as the little dog’s fur. Now known to his Instagram friends as Emmett London, this Miniature Pinscher–Chihuahua–Poodle mix had no name and no smile when Janni Nilsson adopted him just over a year ago. Emmett has gained a best ...
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Holiday Tidings

Disclaimer: This post is brought to you by boohoo.com. All opinions are my own and I only share products I think you and your pets will love. Hey friends! My sister and I are here today to share how we spent last weekend getting into the holiday spirit. You know, because it’s not officially the ...
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spencer-dog

How a Dog Named Spencer Got Cast in the Popular Web Series Heirloom

Dogs on movie and TV sets usually belong in one of two separate categories: actors’ dogs or dog actors. Spencer, the Golden Retriever–Labrador mix at the heart of the digital series Heirloom, is a little bit of both. “He’s not trained to be a film dog,” explains Spencer’s human and co-creator of Heirloom, Paten Hughes, but “he’s almost ...
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VitaLife All Natural Dog Treats Review + A Giveaway

Disclaimer: This blog post and giveaway is brought to you by VitaLife. All opinions are my own and I only share products I think you and your dogs will love. Farm Life. It’s the kind of life that makes you want to plant a garden, eat healthy, and be outdoors (naturally, right?). But since I’m ...
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Dogs and Cats are not Republicans

Dogs do not care if you are rich or poor, fat or thin, fashionable or wear holy jeans. they like you, wag their tails at you and lick you if you let them. Dogs just want to have fun, love to play in the moment and have quirky sense of humor. They do not discriminate ...
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We’re Obsessed With These Vegetable-Dyed Dog Accessories

Being healthy means eating your veggies, but it can also mean wearing and playing with them, too. We’re talking about vegetable-dyed pet gear. Check out these awesome goods in stunning colors. The Most Snuggly Sweaters Handknit in Peru, Chilly Dog wool sweaters are as earth-friendly as they are cozy for your best friend. The sheep ...
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Profiles By AKC Dog Groups


Herding Group

Herding Dog Breed. Alert, Busy And Determined. Clear The Way! Here Comes The Herding Dog”

Herding dog breed. A Short History of Herding Dogs The herding dog has a long history, tracing as far back as Neolithic times in Europe when early farmers and domesticators in lands that are now Britain needed a more efficient, quicker way to move livestock from one place to another ...
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Herding Group

Hound Group

Afghan Hound

Afghan Hound

Afghan hounds, also known as Tazi in their homeland, is a particularly beautiful breed of dog whose history dates back thousands of years. It is considered the national dog breed of Afghanistan and for many years, Afghan hounds were not permitted to leave the country. It is only within the ...
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Hound Group

Non-Sporting Group

American Eskimo Dog

American Eskimo Dog

by cindy47452 I know that you find American Eskimo dog so irresistibly cute with all those fluffy hairs and stuffs. And he can be a real charmer too, American Eskimo dogs are naturally very friendly, playful and devoted, which no doubt you'll find a very pleasing trait for an incredibly ...
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Non-Sporting Group

Sporting Group

Boykin Spaniel

Boykin Spaniel

The Boykin Spaniel is a dog that is considered to be a truly American breed developed in South Carolina, using stock from such breeds as the Chesapeake Bay Retriever, the Springer Spaniel, the Cocker Spaniel and the American Water Spaniel. The breed is indeed an "american invention" bred for a ...
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Sporting Group

Terrier Group

RAT TERRIER

Rаt Terrier

Orіgіnаtіng іn England, thе Rаt Terrier wаѕ used аѕ rodent аnd small game hunters. Thеу were also treasured аѕ adoring, lоуаl реtѕ. When thеіr аѕtоnіѕhіng huntіng and kіllіng ѕkіllѕ on farms and rat іnfеѕtеd hоmеѕ were rесоgnіzеd, thеу were turned іntо pit dоgѕ. Gamblers could not rеѕіѕt uѕіng thеѕе rеmаrkаblе, ...
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Terrier Group

Toy Group

Affenpinscher

Affenpinscher

Once you have decided to adopt a dog into your family, you certainly have to learn a few general facts about its behavior and temperament. Get better acquainted with Affenpinscher standard traits, in order to see if it fits your family's needs and expectations. Before you start searching for authorized ...
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Toy Group

Working Group

African Boerboel

by thephreak99 To begin we take a look at some facts about this breed then move onto a more indepth perspective on the breed. Breed group: Mastiff Weight: 154-200 pounds Height: males 25-28 inches, female 23-25.5 inches Overview The Boerboel has been successfully developed in South Africa, and the breed ...
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Working Group

Foundation Stock

Appenzeller Sennenhunde

Appenzeller Sennenhunde

Differences Between the Four Breeds of Sennenhunds There are very few differences between the four breeds of Sennenhunds. All four breeds are well known across Switzerland and Europe and comprise the following: • Grosser Schweizer Sennenhund - commonly known as The Greater Swiss Mountain Dog • Berner Sennenhund - commonly known as ...
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Foundation Stock Services

Miscellaneous Class

Dogo Argentino

Argentino

The Dogo Argentino is a huge, white and well-muscled dog that, as the name suggests, originated in Argentina. It also goes by the names of Argentine Dogo and Argentinean Mastiff. This gigantic dog is popular as a big-game hunter as it hunts fierce and larger animals such as cougars and ...
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Miscellaneous Class
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