DogTime’s top 10 dog news stories in 2014
Happy reunions, dog abuse, and a cow with an identity crisis are some of the topics covered in our top 10 most popular news story recap. Which events did you find most memorable?
Latest canine trend in China: “Panda Dogs”
No, it isn’t a panda-canine hybrid animal, but rather the latest trend in China: Dogs who are groomed and fur dyed to make them resemble black-and-white panda bears.
What dog breeds do the most digging?
Dogs dig for several reasons, including retrieving prey and foraging for food; find out which breeds are the most likely to dig, and how to curb this behavior.
Wily Basset mix finds a home after 6 years on the lam
After eluding authorities for 6 years with cat-and-mouse games, a Basset Hound mix was captured by animal control; find out how the pooch was finally apprehended.
Town rallies to help rescue dogs injured in rollover crash
On July 19, animal rescue volunteer from the “Douglasville Pawlunteers” and Douglasville, Ga., resident Jonnie Craig was in the midst of transporting 14 kill-list dogs from a small Douglas County shelter to Libby’s Legacy, a no-kill dog rescue in Maine, when the unthinkable happened. As Craig entered hour 17 of the transport trip in the […]
North Carolina legislators file dog breed restriction bill
A bill introduced Tuesday in the North Carolina House of Representatives aims to designate six “aggressive” dog breeds and to regulate the ownership of those breeds and breed mixes. House Bill 956 classifies the Rottweiler, Mastiff, Chow Chow, Perro de Presa Canario, Pit Bull (including the American Staffordshire Terrier, the Staffordshire Bull Terrier and the […]
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 […]
Martha Stewart’s Genghis Khan out-Chows the competition at Westminster
She can cook. She can craft. She makes leading an extremely profitable multi-platform business conglomerate look easy. And now, Jill-of-all-trades Martha Stewart can add Champion Dog Owner to her long list of successes. Stewart’s Chow Chow, 2-year-old male Genghis Khan, conquered his furry competition at the 136th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, earning the coveted […]