The Xoloitzcuintli

Category: Breeds
With his striking appearance and generally-hairless body, the Xoloitzcuintli is certainly one of the most unique dogs you’ll ever see. As it turns out, the breed’s fascinating history is just as unique.  How do you pronouce pronounced Xoloitzcuintli? Simply--show-low-eats-queent-lee—is derived from the Nahuatl language. Xolotl is the Aztec god of life and death, and itzcuintli translates as dog. Bit of a mouthful, isn’t it? That’s why, most often, he’s referred to by his shortened name: the Xolo.  more
Puppy Mill

What Is A Puppy Mill?

Category: Dog Life
Although it seems like forever ago, this week represents six months since the world as we knew it changed in ways we could never have imagined a year ago. With routines upended, schools closed, friends and families distanced, jobs lost and activities and vacations canceled…Everywhere we look, life has been drastically disrupted.  more
Want More Cute Dogs? We Do!

Want More Cute Dogs? We Do!

Category: Dog Life
Want more cute dogs in your Instagram feed? Always! Follow @graciethelabrador for sunny, funny, beautiful shots of lovable Lab Gracie along with her Golden Retriever cohort, Monty, out and about and just generally loving life. more

Goodbye Yellow Spots, Hello Lustrous Lawn!

Category: Dog Life
  The problem: burnt patches on your lawn. more

Lifesaving Dogs For Diabetics

Category: Inspire
A flight from Pittsburgh back to her desert home near Bakersfield, California, could have turned deadly for type 1 diabetic Patti Kasper had she not had her trusty service dog, Tzaylie, by her side. more


Dog of the Week!

Meet: Misha