Dog shows the true meaning of loyalty
A Dachshund whose owner died over a year ago won’t let anyone adopt her, as she still waits at a Siberian hospital for her human to return in a contemporary Hachiko tale.
Unusual dog wins the hearts of Internet fans
Believed to be an Akita mix, 8-month-old Pig hops like a frog to get up from a sitting position and moves like a gorilla; the dog was born to a feral mother.
Shelter dog saves life of another, needs new home of her own
An Akita dog from the Battersea Dogs & Cats Home in the United Kingdom was out on a daily walk, when he began tugging his walker toward something in a ditch.
Top 21 dogs that shed the most
Almost all dogs shed, but here are 21 dogs — in alphabetical order — that shed the most according to the DogTime.com Dog Breed Center’s Health & Grooming Breed Characteristic (Amount of Shedding). If a dog mix or breed isn’t on this list, it doesn’t mean he does not shed. 1. Akita 2. Alaskan Malamute […]
Diplomacy goes to the dogs
Diplomacy has never been quite this adorable. Japan and Russia are trying to heal age-old wounds today caused by the countries’ long-standing World War II territorial dispute, and it appears that all it takes to improve diplomatic relations is a cute, cuddly puppy. The Japanese Akita Prefecture announced June 19 that it has decided to […]