In search of devil’s club, long used as medicine by Northwest tribes

BREMERTON — Deep in the forests of the northwest, a peculiar shrub with palm-like leaves and stingers on its spines holds within it medicines that have been used by local…

New Veterinary Sports Medicine Club to Focus on Athletic Animals

All over the world, athletes spend countless hours training to perfect their technique. To mend the physical toll it takes, there are teams of physical therapists, nutritionists, and researchers taking…

The American Kennel Club reveal 2022 list of top dog breeds

NEW YORK — Labrador retrievers are still tugging hardest on US dog lovers’ heartstrings, but poodles just strutted back into the American Kennel Club’s top five most popular dog breeds…

‘A horrific club’: Pet owners renew push to regulate Massachusetts doggy day cares, kennels as maulings kill a dog once every 10 days

Amy Baxter should be spending Thursday playing fetch or taking a long walk with her playful labradoodle Ollie, instead she’ll spend it on Beacon Hill alongside other desperate pet owners…

Kennel Club of Philadelphia awards $400,000 to dog-related organizations

The grants have been awarded to the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, AKC Reunite, Take the Lead, and the AKC Canine Health Foundation to support dogs and people…

Therapy Dog “Teddy” Awarded For Extraordinary Sense of Empathy – American Kennel Club

Teddy is one of five AKC Awards 2021 for Canine Excellence recipients and wins the Therapy Dog category. This category recognizes certified therapy dogs who work in hospitals, schools, disaster…

How to Watch the 2021 AKC/USPCA K9 Detection Dog Challenge – American Kennel Club

In the very first AKC / USPCA K9 Detection Dog Challenge, 20 police dogs from across the country will demonstrate the important role dogs play in the security of our…

Police failing to solve almost all dog thefts, as Kennel Club seeks change to law

According to official figures, police cleared up just two percent of dog thefts in the UK last year. Dog adoption rates hit record highs during the 2020 lockdowns, but the…

Kennel membership recommendation for canine house owners planning staycations

DOG owners have been warned of warm weather as thousands plan to vacation in the UK. The Kennel Club, which is dedicated to the health and welfare of dogs, has…

Kennel Membership offers its backing to accountable dog-walking marketing campaign

NFU Scotland’s dog walking campaign promotes responsible behavior in the Scottish countryside this Easter. The Kennel Club, the UK’s largest organization devoted to the health, welfare and education of dogs,…