10 | Toy Poodle Tops World Dog Show
by Dawne Deeley
12 | Wonder Dogs Compete in Indiana
At the 17th annual United Kennel Club Premier, active dogs set new records and strutted their stuff in a bevy of events.
by Jackie Brown
26 | Meet the Breed: Terms of Terrier Endearment
The energetic and athletic American Staffordshire Terrier communicates love with devotion and snuggling. More>>
by Kim Campbell Thornton
32 | Shoreline Shimmy
The Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever lures ducks with its fox-like dance, then retrieves downed birds with intensity and skill. More>>
by James B. Spencer
38 | The Secrets of Super Sniffers
What it takes to become a scent-detection dog -- and what they're sniffing out.
by Wendy Bedwell-Wilson
42 | Plan B
Learn how to care for newborn puppies, if the dam dies, develops disease or rejects the litter.
by D. Caroline Coile, Ph.D.
46 | Rare Breed Spotlight: Jindo
This independent hunter is prized for its unwavering devotion.
by Alice Bixler
2 | From the Editor
Glamour Shots More>>
by Jackie Brown
4 | Inbox
6 | Canine News
15 | 95 Years of Dog World
16 | In the Ring
Lend a Hand: Join a dog club and volunteer to learn more about your breed or sport.
by Anne H. Bowes
18 | Sports & Fitness
Hands-On Health: Inspect your dog's muscles to evaluate its fitness level. More>>
by M. Christine Zink, D.V.M., Ph.D.
20 | Natural Health Solutions
Natural Is Not Always Safe: Some therapies are dangerous is used incorrectly.
By Shawn Messonnier, D.V.M.
22 | Breeder's Notebook
Castration Cuts Both Ways: 17 ways neutering might affect your dog's health.
by D.Caroline Coile, Ph.D.
24 | Cook's Corner
Weight Control: Provide healthy foods and exercise to slim down your pudgy dog. More>>
by Mary Straus
50 | Dog Stars
53 | The Dog Shop
54 | Paws in Review
55 | Breeder Finder Index
69 | Classified Ads
71 | Advertiser Index
72 | My Story