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The Coton de Tulear and Wirehaired Vizsla Gain Full AKC Recognition NEW YORK, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The pack has expanded! The American Kennel Club(®) (AKC(®))
The AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF) is proud to announce funding for a unique and unprecedented study evaluating methods to reduce the number of dogs surrendered to animal shelters and rescue
The AKC Canine Health Foundation's Clinician-Scientist Fellowship Program recognizes five promising veterinary residents who are committed to the advancement of canine health. Raleigh,
- Improvements Made to the Animal Welfare Act - NEW YORK, Feb.
AKC Canine Health Foundation-funded research looks at health implications of early spay and neuter in an expanded pool of dogs. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) January 30,
The nation's dog experts enhance engagement with dog lovers using leading marketing automation platform SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan.
The top 10 most popular dog and cat breeds enrolled with the agency in 2013. Boise, ID (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Pets Best Insurance Services, LLC (Pets
The AKC Canine Health Foundation has earned a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator, indicating that CHF adheres to sound governance, while consistently
CHF announces the approval of two research grants which will work to establish the causes and pre-dispositions for bloat. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) October 08, 2013
The Afghan Hound is a sighthound "“ a dog that hunts by sight, as opposed to a scenthound). It is one of the most ancient dog breeds, dating back thousands of years. It is a tall dog, standing 24 to 29 inches and weighing 45 to 60 pounds. It is distinguished by its size as well as its thick, silky coat and its ring-curled tail. Other names for the Afghan Hound include the Balkh Hound, Baluchi Hound, Barutzy Hound and Kabul Hound. The coat of the Afghan Hound may be any color, and many...
- An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
- A timorous, cowardly fellow.