— The California shelter labels Chihuahuas with their exact breed mix, promoting individual traits and creating catchy new breed names.
— Among those native to Ireland are the Irish Setter, a pal to three U.S. presidents, and the Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier, the leprechaun of dogdom.
— This six-toed, puffin-catching dog is one of the oddest breeds in the world, and one of the most endangered.
— Tired of winter? These cute pictures of Coton de Tulear puppies will help you think cheery springtime thoughts!
— This glamorous pooch has a long history that includes centuries with the Dalai Lama; the first in the U.S. were gifts from the 13th Dalai Lama.
— Boston Terrier puppies cannot melt snow, but they will certainly melt your heart!
— Find out why the Cairn was the ideal breed to pull back the curtain on the Wizard of Oz.
— Labrador Retrievers stay on top of the American Kennel Club's list. Frenchies are up. Pugs are down. Where does your favorite breed stand?
— "The Walking Dead" star has joined The Majority Project, a photo campaign to change negative perceptions of Pit Bulls and their owners.
— Find out why this red-headed Hungarian is becoming one of America's favorite breeds.
— Published just weeks before Westminster, the social critic and former dog walker's latest book challenges long-held beliefs about purebred dogs.
— He's been the rarest breed in the world a few times in his past, but this legendary sled dog is making a comeback.
— The 139th Westminster Kennel Club show starts next Monday -- here's how they pick the winners.
— The top dogs in the Sporting, Working and Terrier groups compete -- and then it's Best in Show!
— From retrofitting his vehicle into a Bully taxi to running rescue transports, this retired military vet is a true hometown hero!
— From ancient lapdog to the world's richest dog, the Maltese expects royal treatment.
— He has a history as a status symbol, but the real Borzoi is more of a good ol' boy.
— When it comes to hugs, comfort, and overall goofy happiness, I pick big dogs. Here's why.
— Was the teddy bear really modeled after this dog breed?
— The Bergamasco, Boerboel, Cirneco dell’Etna, and Spanish Water Dog bring AKC's total to 184 breeds.
— When the going gets tough, get a Malamute! This breed is known for heavy hauling.
— Find out why so many people cotton to the Coton de Tulear!
— Don't be fooled by the plain brown wrapper! This unassuming "swamp Poodle" is fast becoming one of the most popular spaniels in America.
— You probably saw him in "For the Love of Winn Dixie" -- but did you know he was a purebred impersonating a mutt?
— The radio host calls Pit Bulls "a waste of space," and a petition and Twitter campaign are launched.
— This dapper dog is ready to spring into action -- and burrow into your heart!
— You had to be tough to survive in South Africa in the 1800s; the Boerboel was the dog of choice for protection from animals and other humans.
— Go ahead and drool over these delightful photos of Newfoundland puppies and their friends!
— Did you catch the Thanksgiving Day dog show? Get a recap and celebrate with the winners the right here.
— This large-breed dog is taking America by storm -- but he's not for everyone.
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