Best Dog Breeds

The Best Dog Breed For...

Category: Breeds
Have you ever wondered which breeds are the smartest, the fastest, the best with other dogs? Look no further! We asked Gina DiNardo, American Kennel Club Executive Secretary and expert on all things breed related, for the low down on which dogs are the best fit for a whole array of activities and situations. Q: Which breeds are fastest? more

A Journey Without End

Category: Inspire
The placard on the cage informed me his name was Prince, that he was a year old Border Collie/black Lab cross, and “extremely intelligent.” The look on his face told me he was more bored than anything, but if I took him home, he’d be my best friend and companion. For the next 17 years he was true to his word. more

How Do We Love Our Dogs? Let Us Count the Ways…

Category: NewsBite
A recent survey of 1,000 U.S.-based respondents, conducted by Angi, reveals just how much influence our pets have: 73% of pet owners would rather stay at home with their pets than go out with their friends. 63% share food with their pets when cooking. more

Cancer-Sniffing Dogs

Category: Health
The moment Lauren Gauthier set eyes on the skinny, scared hound helping to shepherd fellow rescues into her car, she saw something special in the abandoned dog. “She was kind of maternal,” says the 42-year-old Amherst, New York-based attorney and founder of Magic’s Mission Beagle and Hound Rescue Inc. What Lauren didn’t know was that the rescued dog’s nurturing instinct would one day save her own life. more
Nuts for Peanuts

Nuts for Peanuts

Category: NewsBite
Charles Schulz, creator of the beloved Peanuts strip, had his first drawing published at just 13. It was of Spike, his childhood dog that would come to serve as his inspiration for Snoopy. Schulz self-submitted the drawing of his hound/pointer cross to Ripley’s Believe it or Not, who published the image in February of 1937. The public’s love for Snoopy endures—Twentieth Century Fox's all new The Peanuts Movie will be in theaters November 6th. more


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