DOG WORLD Web Extras

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Dog World | December 2010

December 2010

Close Encounters!
Watch Norwegian Elkhounds pursue its natural prey, the moose, in these videos.

10 Best Foods to Feed Your Senior Dog
Include these foods in your older dog’s diet to meet its specific nutritional needs.
By Mary Straus


Dog World | November 2010

November 2010

Steps to De-Stress Your Dog
Check out a step-by-step desensitization and counter-conditioning program for nervous dogs.
By Terry Long

Anatolians in Action!
Watch Anatolian Shepherd Dogs compete at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show and race through an agility course.


Dog World | October 2010

October 2010

Dogs and Ducks on the Shore
Watch the Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever attract ducks with its dance-like movements.

A Nose for Fun
Test your dog’s scenting ability with canine nosework.
By Wendy Bedwell-Wilson

How to Care for Newborn Puppies
What can go wrong when your pregnant dog whelps a litter.
By D. Caroline Coile, Ph. D.

Dock Jumping Fun Video
Watch a video of dock jumping at the 2010 United Kennel Club Premier in Richmond, Indiana.


Dog World | September 2010

September 2010

Top 5 Allergy-Friendly Dog Breeds
Allergy sufferers might find relief with these dog breeds.
By Lisa A. Hanks

Disaster Preparedness Checklist
Crucial items to pack for your dog in case of emergency.
By Wendy Bedwell-Wilson


Dog World | August 2010

August 2010

How to Become an AKC Judge
The minimum requirements and procedures for judging at American Kennel Club-sanctioned dog shows.
By Anne H. Bowes

Dog Portraits by Christine Merrill
From Cavaliers and Norwich Terriers to Whippets and Westies, artist Christine Merrill captures the beauty and personalities of our favorite purebreds.


Dog World | July 2010

July 2010

Lasers Help Dogs Heal
Low-level laser therapy offers dogs gentle treatment for several medical disorders.
By Shawn Messonnier, D.V.M.


Dog World | June 2010

June 2010

Natural Dog Grooming Tips
Safe and natural shampoos, ear washes, and mouth rinses for your dog.
By Shawn Messonnier, D.V.M.

Sadie’s Victory Tour
After winning Best in Show at Westminster, Scottish Terrier Ch. Roundtown Mercedes of Maryscot (“Sadie”) hits the streets of New York.


Dog World | May 2010

May 2010

Teach Your Puppy Spatial Awareness Games
Three fun proprioception games that teach your dog spatial awareness.
By M. Christine Zink, D.V.M., Ph.D.

A Little “Cracking” Goes a Long Way
Guidelines for considering chiropractic care for your dog.
By Shawn Messonnier, D.V.M.

Dog World Helps Launch the Cesky Terrier
Read an article from a 1988 issue of Dog World about the magazine’s part in the Cesky Terrier’s popularity in the United States.
By Cathy J. Flamholtz

Helpers for Life
At Canine Companions for Independence, dogs are raised to provide the ultimate service.


Dog World | April 2010

April 2010

Help Your Dog Win the War Against Fleas, Naturally
Five natural tips to fight fleas on your dog, and inside and outside your home.
By Shawn Messonnier, D.V.M.

Memories of Dog World
In celebration of Dog World’s 95th anniversary, Richard “Rick” G. Beauchamp discusses how DW changed his life.

On the Hunt for Truffles
Dogs are often trained to search for this expensive food that’s used in cooking worldwide.


Dog World | March 2010

March 2010

Can Medication Make Your Dog Sick?
Assess drug side effects with the following five tips.
By Shawn Messonnier, DVM

Calculating Inbreeding Through Path Analysis
How dog breeders calculate their line’s coefficient of inbreeding.
By D. Caroline Coile, Ph.D.


Dog World | February 2010

February 2010

Dental Disease in Dogs
How and why you need to prevent dental disease in dogs of all ages.
By Shawn Messonnier, DVM

From the Dog World Archives
"Shall I Breed Dogs for Profit" January 1929


Dog World | January 2010

January 2010

Detox Your Dog
Simple steps to keep your dog healthy from the inside out.
By Shawn Messonnier, DVM

Five Must-See Attractions in New York City During Westminster
What to do and see around the Big Apple.
By Anne H. Bowes


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