Belgian Malinois

The 10 dog breeds with the best sense of smell

With hundreds of millions of olfactory receptors, dogs make excellent hunters and trackers, but which breeds have the best sense of smell? We list the top dogs.

by Kim Campbell Thornton
November 18th, 2013

K-9 dog dies after left in hot car

When Arizona Department of Public Safety officer Korey Lankow switched squad cars last Wednesday before responding to a rollover crash, his mind was focused on the job at hand.Unfortunately, in the midst of changing vehicles and responding to the emergency, Lankow forgot that his partner, 7-year-old Belgian Malinois Jeg, was sitting quietly in the backseat […]

by dogtime
July 18th, 2012

Service Dogs: To pet or not to pet

How many of us have ever been out and about and observed a working dog in action? As dog lovers, our first impulse is often to show our respect and admiration by reaching out and petting these wonderful, selfless heroes or to verbally praise them — which is precisely what we should not do!Remember, a […]

by dogtime
October 27th, 2008
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