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Article Highlight: How Old Is My Dog?

If you've had your dog ever since it was a puppy, it's easy to tell how old your dog is by using his birthdate. But for the many people who adopt older dogs from a shelter, their dog's true age can be a real mystery. Keep reading »

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All the Dog Information You Need at Your Fingertips

A true love of dogs brings with it an insatiable curiosity to learn everything you can about these wonderful animal companions. Whether you simply enjoy dog trivia or are interested in learning important doggie facts, this is the place be.

A Sample of What You'll Find...

  • Ever wonder about the history of dog development? How in the world did dogs get all the way from wolves to the cuddly Shih Tzu? You'll learn about it right here.
  • Want to know what the most popular dog breeds are? Check out the American Kennel Club's list.
  • Considering purchasing your first dog? Check out individual breed profiles that include images, general characteristics and the purpose for which each dog breed was developed. You can apply what you've learned as you search for the perfect fit for your family.
  • Are you interested in old dog tales and myths? Read about the mysterious Black Dog.
  • Are you intrigued by dog shows, but you're not sure what's going on or how you can get involved? This category contains a lot of useful information you can use to get started.
  • Have you ever wondered exactly which breeds are in the family history of a mixed breed dog? Learn all about DNA testing and where to purchase a test kit.

As you can see, this category includes hundreds of interesting dog facts, fiction and more. The best part of all is that it's still growing. So, what are you waiting for? Jump in now and begin learning more about man's best friend.

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