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Breed of the Week: The Beagle

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The Beagle is a small, compact dog that has an incredible sense of smell. Because of his amazing nose-power, the Beagle is highly prized for his ability to track small game. In addition to his hunting

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Breed of the Week: The Papillon (Video)

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The Papillon is a very old breed, with its forerunner dating back to the 16th century when ladies of the royal courts of France, Spain and Italy often purchased the small dogs from traders who carried

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Breed of the Week: The Golden Retriever (Video)

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You might remember me mentioning the Golden Retriever in “The Truth About Dog Bite Statistics.” I stated that the Golden Retriever was on the list of dogs most likely to bite, and pointed out that

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Breed of the Week: The Irish Wolfhound (Video)

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If you’re a regular reader, then you know how I love to tell stories, and you know that I have a lot of them. I don’t usually start off the “Breed of the Week” with a story, but I think this time

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Breed of the Week: Chinese Crested (Video)

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This year, Thanksgiving dinner was at my house, and I have to say that it went pretty well. I had family and friends over, and everyone got along. There was only one slight little wrinkle, which happened

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Breed of the Week: The Afghan Hound (Video)

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I haven’t done a “breed of the week” in a while. I’d meant to make it a regular thing, but you know how it goes: the best laid plans and all that. I think it’s time to start talking about various

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Breed Stereotyping – Why It’s Harmful, and Why We Need to Fight It

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Recently, in 3 Keys to Finding the Right Dog Park, I told you about my Canadian friend, Danielle, and her American Stafford shire, Reggie. Danielle and Reggie were forced to leave the dog park they’ve

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21 Most Dangerous Dog Breeds (Video)

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If you’re a regular reader, right now you’re probably saying to yourself, “Has my favorite dog blogger gone completely nuts? What’s up with this ‘dangerous dog’ list?” Well, the last time

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Breed of the Week: The Redbone Coonhound

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I have to say at the outset that I’ve never met a Redbone Coonhound, but one of my favorite pastimes is looking through “coffee table” books about dogs. I love looking at the pictures, and learning

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Breed of the Week: The Bichon Frise

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Okay, with this breed of the week, let’s put one thing to rest immediately p the pronunciation. It’s not “Bitch ‘n’ Freeze,” and it’s not “Beach on Frizz,” and it’s not “Bish On Fries.”

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