Shortest (and Longest) Living Dog Breeds in the World08/31/17 ,via 24/7 Wall St.
All of the 40 dog breeds with the shortest life expectancies live on average just under 10-years — more than two years less than the average lifespan for all dogs. On the other hand, the average life expectancy of the breeds on the longest living dogs
The 25 best dog breeds08/29/17 ,via Lincoln Journal Star
Perhaps you want the best of everything and seek a pup that is a jack of all doggy trades. Many pet-seekers choose to adopt purebred dogs because they tend to exhibit traits unique to their breed. A mixed-breed mutt brings a wild card quality that some
Texas canines arrive at Lafayette shelter08/31/17 ,via New Jersey Herald
Yost and Barcheski ended up with eight dogs -- one more than they expected -- all mix breeds, one with just three legs. At the Father John's shelter on Wednesday, dog kennel staff members took turns walking the dogs, all of which exuded friendly demeanors.
National Dog Day: Can you guess all of these different breeds of dog?08/25/17 ,via Metro
Yes it is National Dog Day, and aside from being super cute, dogs are quite possibly the best pets to own. They protect your home, they make great companions and they also offer the best cuddles. But just how well do you know the different breeds of dog?
Celebrate AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day in Raleigh This September08/31/17 ,via American Kennel Club (blog)
Attendees will also have a chance to meet various dog breeds that will be on hand for AKC Meet the Breeds as well as speak one-on-one with experienced breeders, owners, handlers and trainers that are active in AKC events, clubs, and rescue groups.
Encyclopedia of Dog BreedsBarrons Educational Series Incorporated. 2017. ISBN: 0764157000,9780764157004. 352 pages.
Profiles each AKC breed, covering breed history, physical traits, health, longevity, behavior, and exercise needs.
The Complete Dog Breed BookPenguin. 2015. ISBN: 9781465441348,1465441344. 352 pages.
An extensive, exquisitely photographed catalog of more than 400 dog breeds (with a special feature on the top 50), The Complete Dog Breed Book is the essential guide to choosing, caring for, and training your dog. Combining dog breeds, behavior, care, and training in one easy-reference volume, The Complete Dog Breed Book contains everything you need to know about our canine companions.
The Complete Dog BookBallantine Books. 2007. ISBN: 9780307416995,0307416992. 880 pages.
For more than seventy-five years, The Complete Dog Book has been the premier reference on purebred dogs. Now in its twentieth edition, this treasured guide is an essential volume for every dog owner and owner-to-be. Comprehensive and thoughtfully organized, The Complete Dog Book features all 153 breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club, the official breed standards, breed histories, and photographs. Also included are the twelve most recently recognized breeds: Anatolian Shepherd Dog,...
World Atlas of Dog BreedsTFH Publications. 2017. ISBN: 0793806569,9780793806560. 959 pages.
World Atlas of Dog Breeds is a TFH Publication.
Atlas of dog breeds of the worldTfh Pubns Inc. 1995. ISBN: 0793812844,9780793812844. 912 pages.
This atlas has proven to be the most sought-after book on the dog; unrivaled, the Atlas is the definitive authority on purebred dogs available to day. Now in its fifth edition, this is a most colorful opus on dogs, a riotous celebration of all dogs, familiar and obscure, from every country in the world.