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Finding the Right Dog for You

At the end of last year, the AKC Dog Lovers video crew traveled to Virginia for the 2014 Timbreblue Whippet Reunion. More than 30 Whippets and their families came together for a day of fun! We spoke with three Whippet

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There Is No Substitute for Good Breeding

AKC Gazette breed column, Chihuahuas—Don’t be in a hurry for that great one. It is far better for a breeder to move slowly toward an eventual goal by tackling one problem at a time, collecting virtues into the genotype and

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Posted in AKC Gazette, AKC Gazette breed columns, dog breeding, responsible breeder

AKC Breeder-2-Breeder Livestreamed Tomorrow

AKC will host the second AKC Breeder-2-Breeder seminar tomorrow, Friday, December 12 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the Orange County Convention Center. Respected experts presenting include Anne Bowes, Jimmy Moses, nutritionist Russ Kelley and theriogenologist Dr. Marty Greer,

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Watch These Playful Norfolk Terrier Pups

Meet dog breeder Barbara Miller and her Norfolk Terrier puppies. Learn what goes into being a good breeder and find out if the Norfolk Terrier is a breed that’s right for you. Learn more about the Norfolk Terrier and visit the

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Posted in Breeders, Purpose-Bred Dogs, responsible breeder, Responsible Dog Ownership, Video

Meet a Litter of Cute German Shorthaired Pointer Puppies

Meet breeder Cathy Iacopelli and her German Shorthaired Pointers. Learn why it’s important to keep this breed busy and the importance of health testing, and meet an extremely cute litter of GSP puppies!

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Posted in Breeders, Responsible Dog Ownership, Video

AKC Breeder-2-Breeder Seminar

If you’ll be in Orlando this December for the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship, we hope you’ll join us at the AKC Breeder-2-Breeder seminar. Email [email protected] to reserve your FREE spot. Open to breeders, exhibitors and judges.    

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Posted in AKC/Eukanuba National Championship, Breeders, training puppies

Great Dame: The Lives and Loves of Lina Basquette

“Times Past,” AKC Gazette: Lina Basquette (1907–1994) did enough living for 10 lifetimes: Ziegfeld Follies dancer, movie star, widow of Sam Warner (of Warner Brothers fame), and fabulously successful breeder-handler-judge of Great Danes. Basquette handled her Honey Hollow Danes to

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