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How To Register Your Dog As A Therapy Animal

If you think your dog has an amazingly caring, calm, and obedient personality, you may want to share your pup’s love with people who could benefit from a therapy animal visit. Be prepared because the process for becoming a therapy animal is not easy.

by Mike Clark
May 15th

What Is The Sporting Dog Group?

Of all the groups, the Sporting Dog Group might be the most recognizable both in breed and purpose, as much of this group is still used for the tasks they were originally bred for. Here’s what you should know about sporting dogs!

by Beth Meadows
January 3rd

What Is The Working Dog Group?

The Working Dog Group is one of seven breed categorizations recognized by the AKC, or the American Kennel Club. Find out which breeds are included and what they have in common.

by Beth Meadows
December 17th

Which Dog Groups Make The Best D&D Classes?

Is your beagle a Rogue or a Bard? Is that Great Dane of yours very Barbarian-like? We classify AKC dog groups as Dungeons & Dragons classes for your reading entertainment!

by Beth Meadows
September 26th

The Westminster Dog Show begins today

Dog lovers, break out the popcorn and put on your giant foam fingers — or rather, paw prints, because the Superbowl of all dog shows starts tonight. When the 137th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show kicks off this morning in New York, a whopping 2,721 dogs representing 187 different breeds will make their turns around […]

by DogTime Staff
February 11th, 2013
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