26 | Treasure Hunt*
Finding the right puppy is a challenge. Follow our advice for choosing a gem. More >>
By Eve Adamson
32 | Owner’s Manual*
Our guide to your puppy’s first six months. More >>
By Cherie Langlois
40 | In the Spotlight*
Inside the AKC/Eukanuba dog show with three competitors. More >>
By Maureen Kochan
46 | Silly Puppy!*
Meet the five winners of our Silly Puppy photo contest. More >>
52 | Sunshine on a Leash
The outgoing Golden Retriever is a cheerful companion and ideal family dog. More >>
By Lisa Hanks
56 | Comic Relief
If laughter is the best medicine, the Bull Terrier may be the ultimate therapy. More >>
By Heera Kang
60 | English Shepherd
This breed is a quick thinker and affectionate companion. More >>
By Wendy Bedwell-Wilson
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6 | Readers Bark Back
Your letters, pictures, and opinions.
Bark Back Now
9 | News Hound
Dog news and stories.
12 | Fun Dog
Cool stuff to do, places to go, and trends for you and your best friend.
15 | Practical Dog
Grooming and cleaning advice, DIY projects, and tips for everyday life.
20 | Healthy Dog
Learn what's new in veterinary medicine and natural remedies.
22 | Adopted Dog
Stories and advice on rescue and shelter dogs.
24 | Smart Dog
Training ideas and behavior help, plus readers' success stories.
96 | Share
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