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December 2013
Breeder and puppies
What’s New on AKC Entertainment
AKC visited Miniature Wirehaired Dachshund breeders Travis Wright and Johnny Hagerman of RoundAbout Kennel to chat about their experiences as breeders and their love of dogs! Learn about Mini Wirehaired Dachshunds and meet the five cute pups in the litter: Peggy, Norma Rae, Miss Priss, Olivia, and Luther.
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Canine Mythbusters
From AKC Family Dog Magazine
Canine Mythbusters
We’ve all heard common dog myths – dog mouths are cleaner than humans, or one human year is equal to seven dog years. Here are some of those myths – BUSTED!
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Holiday Dangers
Holiday Decorations That Could Pose Dangers to Your Dogs
Tis’ the season to deck the halls and trim the tree, but dangers may lurk among many of the season’s shiny ornaments and festive decorations. To keep your holidays free from emergency visits to the vet, the AKC offers the following tips to dog-proof your home from potential hazards.
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Those Barking Dogs
"Pup Culture"
Not-So-Great Danes: The Dogs Who Stole Christmas
By Bud Boccone
Yes, of course, we all love dogs. I wouldn’t be writing this, and you wouldn’t be reading this, if we didn’t all love dogs. But you’ve got to draw the line somewhere. And for me, the line is drawn every December at The Singing Dogs and their excruciating version of “Jingle Bells.”
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12 Dogs of Christmas
Don't forget to stop by AKC's Facebook page and vote for your favorite breed in AKC's 12 Breeds of Christmas. A few of our AKC office dogs are having a competition, and they need your help! Vote for the breed you like on its designated day and right before Christmas, AKC will announce which dog has made it to the top spot this holiday season. Head to Facebook now to see which day your breed is being featured, and vote away.
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AKC Events
From AKC Events:
Thousands of the country’s most talented dogs descended on Orlando, Florida this past weekend for the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship, AKC Agility Invitational, AKC Obedience Classic and Celebrate Dogs!, among other activities!
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Holiday Toys
Holiday Toys, Treats and more!
They give you their love and devotion all year, let them know they have yours with something extra special this holiday! Find the perfect gift at the AKC Online Store. Shop our large selection of toys, treats, coats, sweaters, boots and more.
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