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Jan 4, 2014

$80,000 stolen dogs: French Bulldog El Che Stolen From Florida Home

$80,000 stolen dogs
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$80,000 stolen dogs include El Che Credit: American Kennel Club A French bulldog and several puppies were among the $80,000 stolen dogs at a Miami, Florida home during the New Year’s Eve celebration. Marcelo Cicuta, owner of the $80,000 stolen dogs, reported to the police that among his stolen dogs include El Che, an awardee […]


Jan 29, 2013

Westminster Dog Show 2013: Two new dog breeds to compete in separate events

Westminster Dog Show 2013
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The Westminster Kennel Club, a member of the American Kennel Club, announced on Monday, January 28, 2013 that its 2013 Annual Dog Show will be held on February 11-12, in New York. Westminster Kennel Club logo Credit: The Westminster Kennel Club According to a press release, the competition will be held in two venues: the […]


Jan 12, 2013

New Dog Breeds: AKC gives full recognition for two new dog breeds (Photos)

New dog breeds 2013 Chinook photo
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New dog breeds for 2013 were welcomed into the American Kennel Club (AKC) family on New Year’s Day, January 1, 2013. Two new dog breeds received full recognition from AKC, based on a press release issued by the group on Friday, January 11, 2013. The new addition to the AKC list of dog breeds include […]


Jan 25, 2012

6 new dog breeds to debut at 2012 Westminster Kennel Club dog show (Photos)

6 new dog breeds to debut at 2012 Westminster Kennel Club dog show (Photos)
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Updated: February 15, 2012 12:45 p.m. Read Westminster Dog Show 2012 Result: Best in Show winner is Pekingese Palacegarden Malachy (Photo) Six new dog breeds will be making their debuts at the 2012 Westminster Kennel Club dog show (WKC), as shown in the photos below, and have been recognized and approved for competition by the […]


Aug 14, 2011

AKC Pointing Breed Gun Dog Championship 2012 at Ames Plantation, Tennessee

AKC Pointing Breed Gun Dog Championship
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AKC Pointing Breed Gun Dog Championship 2011 Winners Image Credit: American Kennel Club The 2012 AKC Pointing Breed Gun Dog Championship by the American Kennel Club (AKC) will be held at the historic Ames Plantation close to the Grand Junction in Tennessee on Monday, February 27, 2012, as published on AKC official website on Friday, […]


Jun 9, 2011

American Kennel Club invites dog owners to join Responsible Dog Ownership Days 2011

American Kennel Club invites dog owners to join Responsible Dog Ownership Days 2011
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American Kennel Club (AKC) is inviting all dog owners and over 5,000 affiliate dog clubs across the US to participate in the Responsible Dog Ownership Days 2011 (RDOD), which will start this coming September. American Kennel Club (AKC) Responsible Dog Ownership Days Logo Credit: AKC.org As announced on its official website on Tuesday, June 7, […]


Jun 9, 2011

New Dog Breeds List Announced By American Kennel Club (Photo)

American English Coonhound
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Three new dog breeds were announced by the American Kennel Club (AKC) in addition to its growing list of recognized dogs, as posted on its official website. American Kennel Club Image Credit: AKC.org The new entries into the AKC list includes, the American English Coonhound, Finnish Lapphund, and Cesky. AKC has already enlisted 173 dog […]


Feb 15, 2011

Westminster Dog Show 2011: Hickory Wins Best of Group Competition

Westminster Dog Show 2011: Hickory Wins Best of Group Competition
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Westminster Dog Show 2011Best of Group WinnerImage Credit: Westminster Kennel Club Around 2,600 dogs are competing in the Westminster Kennel Club 135th Annual Dog Show in Madison Square Garden, Pennsylvania Plaza, New York. All of these dogs carry the abbreviation “Ch.” before their names meaning champion since all of the Westminster Kennel Club dog contestants […]


Jan 29, 2011

New Dog Breeds Enlisted in American Kennel Club Registry

New Dog Breeds Enlisted in American Kennel Club Registry
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Three new dog breeds were announced by the American Kennel Club (AKC) in its website on Tuesday, January 25, 2011. The new dog breeds include the Entlebucher Mountain Dog, the Norwegian Lundehund and the Xoloitzcuintli. In 1884 the AKC started with nine recognized breeds on its list which now grew to 170. According to Lisa […]