26 | Welcome Home, Puppy*
You've spent days researching breeds, weeks checking out breeders, and months waiting for the day you can bring your new puppy home. Now that she's snuggled in your arms, the hard part's over, right? Not quite — your puppy's going to demand a lot of you. Learn how to prepare for, and what to expect after, your puppy's arrival. More >>
34 | What Puppies Need*
Sure, you've got all the love a puppy could ever want, but puppies need more than a gentle cuddle and a warm bed. We're talking microchips, vaccinations, brushes, toys, food, registration papers, licenses, socialization, and more. Here's the nuts and bolts guide to new-puppy essentials. More >>
40 | Oh So Sweet
What would our annual puppy issue be without a few gratuitous puppy photos? We show off some of the cutest of the cute.
42 | Daycare to the Rescue!
Many dogs and owners find themselves happier with a little doggie daycare. More >>
46 | Best Friends*
Dogs are a bit like chocolates — it's hard to stop at just one. There are many reasons people say they want a dog and end up with an entire pack. We take a look into the not-so-uncommon phenomenon and show you how to create harmony in your multi-dog home. More >>
54 | Something New for Buddy's Dish
If you're contemplating a diet change for your dog, you have plenty of options.
56 | Training the Trainer
Sometimes it's the owner who does the learning when a new puppy enters the picture. More >>
74 | Beagle
House pet or hunter, the congenial Beagle remains a family favorite. More >>
80 | Alaskan Klee Kai
The Alaskan Klee Kai may be small in size, but he's certainly big in personality, and he turns heads wherever he goes. More >>
82 | Miniature Australian Shepherd
The compact Miniature Australian Shepherd's brains and spirit are more than a match for his larger cousin's. More >>
*BONUS! | DogChannel Exclusives
Find more about these topics in DogChannel exclusives — articles, tools, and references that will build your dog-owner skills. More >>
10 | Readers Bark Back
Read letters now.
14 | Newshound
Dog news, tips, and trends.
20 | Natural Dog
The anti-aging secrets of omega-3 oils.
22 | Canine Traveler
Joshua Tree National Park.
24 | Clean Dog Clean House
Advice from DOG FANCY's design expert, plus household cleaning tips.
58 | Best Behavior
Your behavior questions asnwered, and training help.
60 | Checkup
Ask the Vet, plus other health news.
63 | Senior & Puppy
Adopt a senior dog.
66 | Haute Dog
Luxury and lifestyle trends for the pampered pooch.
141 | Coming Next Month
Get a preview of our May issue.