Sure your dog’s clever … but is she one of the smartest dog breeds out there? Check out this list of the 10 dog breeds that excel in smarts, according to the American Kennel Club.
While many dogs and cats can live harmoniously together, there are certain breeds of dog with hunting instincts that may be too strong to handle daily life with a feline friend. Here are some breeds that, historically, don’t do well with cats.
One family in South Carolina knew something wasn’t right when their normally mild mannered dog started acting strange towards the babysitter. Their dog’s strange behavior eventually led to the babysitter being convicted of abusing their 7-month-old son.
When it comes to dogs, they have a lot of talents that are pretty impressive, and their sense of smell is right up there. We checked with the American Kennel Club to find out – which breeds are known for having the best sense of smell?
The more time you spend with your cat, the more you’ll probably start to notice—she’s got some weird habits, doesn’t she? We decided to look at 5 of the most common odd cat behaviors and get to the root of why they do them.
The American Kennel Club has tallied up the votes for the most popular dog breeds in 2012. Check out our slideshow to view the results and check out if your favorite breed made the cut this year.
Call it the power of the shamrock, the charm of the leprechaun, or just the luck of the Irish. One thing is for certain: The great people of the Emerald Isle have produced some of the most curious, independent, and enthusiastic dogs in the world. Imp
Though it may seem impossible for your wiggly, snuggly pup to sound the alarm in the presence of danger or dutifully stand guard on the threshold of your home, some breeds were developed to protect their owners and keep their families safe.
Rocky, a fighter with a heart shaped nose that survived an attack, leg amputation and serious infection, is now in his forever home and is being immortalized by a one of a kind plush toy that will be sold to help pay for his veterinary care.
Adding a dog to the family can bring unity to a bustling, busy household, but you’ll want to make sure to pick the right breed. Here are the AKC’s picks for working or busy families.
Looking for the perfect feline friend to add to your bustling household? Take a look at one of these family-friendly breeds, and get some tips on how to teach kids how to care for their pets, below.