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“Pup” Culture: Dogging It?

by Bud Boccone I had occasion recently to consider dog. Not the species, but the word itself—d-o-g. It was last Saturday, at my brother’s house on Long Island. We sat around the back deck with some old buddies, talking sports.

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“Pup” Culture: Women and the Sport of Dogs

By Bud Boccone Victoria Victorious: Women and the Sport of Dogs  During her 63-year reign, Queen Victoria was closely associated with at least 15 breeds. She helped define the look of some and popularized several others. Victoria also single-handedly made

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Road to the AKC Rally National Championship: Brownie

Kosovo Coffee Bean BN, CD, CGC, RAE, aka Brownie, will compete in the Rally Advanced Excellent Class at the AKC Rally National Championship. Brownie has an incredible story. Owner Sally Nist, an employee of the U.S. Department of State, was

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Cute Dachshund Enjoys the Coursing Ability Test

Richard Davids sent us these fun pictures of his Dachshund “Tahl” running in a Coursing Ability Test (CAT) last weekend. Richard told us, “In all the years [I’ve competed] (since the 60’s), I’ve never seen the dogs have as much

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Tickets On Sale Now! Celebrate Dogs at AKC & Eukanuba National Championship, Returning to Orlando This December

If you’re a dog lover you’ll want to get your tickets today to Celebrate Dogs!, part of this December’s AKC & Eukanuba Nation Championship! It will be the country’s largest celebration of man’s best friend. The weekend of canine fun returns December 14th and

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