The Rarest Dog Breeds

The American Kennel Club currently recognizes 200 breeds. Of those, these 15 are the least common. We asked breed expert and AKC Executive Secretary Gina DiNardo to outline the unique qualities of these rare dogs.  more
The Rise of the Doodle

The Rise of the Doodle

The hybrid dog trend is all the rage, but is it a trend worth keeping? more

Meet the White Fluffy Dog Breeds

Get to know the Bichon, Bolognese, Maltese and Coton de Tulear! more
Irish Wolfhound lies in grass

Irish Wolfhound

An ancient, gentle giant back from the brink of extinction more
Therapy dogs

The Best Therapy Dogs Revealed

These 10 breeds make the best therapy dogs, according to experts more
French Bulldog

Say Hello to America's New Top Dog

French Bulldog unseats Lab as #1 most popular dog breed in the U.S. more

These are the Dog Breeds You Are (Probably) Mispronouncing

Are you pronouncing these breeds wrong? Find out here! more

The 14 Cuddliest, Most Affectionate Dog Breeds

We asked breed expert and AKC Executive Secretary Gina DiNardo to rank the top 14 most affectionate dog breeds. Here’s her list of breeds that make wonderfully cuddly canine companions. more
Japanese Chin

Japanese Chin

This utterly charming, affectionate breed will steal your heart!  more

The 4 Lesser-Known Retrievers

Have you met all six types of retrievers? more


Dog of the Week!

Meet: Kato