Browsing Tag AKC

4,000 Dogs to Compete at AKC/Eukanuba National Championship

Thousands of dogs are coming to Long Beach for “the planet’s greatest dog show.”


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December 4, 2009 By:
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2009 AKC Agility World Team Shines Silver

The AKC Agility World Team grabbed victory again at the 2009 FCI World Agility Championship games. The medium team won a silver medal with three clear runs while Border Collie Juice topped off her career with a silver medal in the individual events for large dogs.  Team captain Andy Hartman said he’s happy just to be […]


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October 14, 2009 By:
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Mario Lopez’s Hunt for the Pawfect Pup

Mario Lopez has graced the television screen with his sweet dimples for many years now. He’s gone from hunky high school hearthrob to the best eye candy ever on TV programs like “America’s Best Dance Crew” and “Extra.” But every animal lover remembers him best for his time hosting Animal Planet’s “Pet Star!” Even though Lopez […]


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September 28, 2009 By:
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Jet Setting with Jimmy Dean

Nancy Kleinhans has traveled the world with her Sheltie teammates Joani and Jimmy Dean. Joanie, now 10 and in a somewhat retired status, has been on the US/AKC World Team twice and the US/USDAA World Team once where she finished 3rd in the world. The younger Jimmy Dean, 7,  has been on the US/USDAA World Team once and […]


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August 20, 2009 By:
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The Roving RV: A Dog Lover’s Great Northwest Trek, Part 3

Editor’s Note: Sherri Fries is an i Love Dogs Ambassador who has agreed to share with our readers her family’s summer adventure traveling  from Virginia to the Northwest. Her first and second posts took us through Canada to Fairbanks, Alaska where she competed with border collie teammates Cleo and Wiki Wiki in AKC agility trials, and on […]


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August 13, 2009 By:
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Not Just A Pretty Face

Dash hates to get a bath but loves being showered with praise. Pictured here with i Love Dogs Ambassador Jo Anne Ybaben, Dash, an 18-month-old Papillon, is known in the show world as Champion Brevette Kid Incredible. Dash gets very excited when he sees Jo Anne packing up the show bags. Jo Anne explains that the benefit of any type […]


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August 13, 2009 By:
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What Breed is My Dog?

I need advice on how to find out my dog’s breed because of any health issues which may arise.


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August 1, 2009 By:
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The Gift of an Active Life

During his nine years of training dogs, Jef Blake has developed a philosophy based on doing what is best for each individual dog.  He shares his home with 9-year-old Milo, a chocolate lab, and three younger border collies:  Gael, Voucher and Klepto. Jef is currently competing with two of them, but he spends equal time every […]


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July 25, 2009 By:
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The Roving RV: A Dog-Lover’s Great Northwest Trek

Editor’s Note:  Sherri Fries is an i Love Dogs Ambassador who has agreed to share with our readers her family’s summer adventure traveling  from Virginia to the Northwest.  Her first post takes us through Canada to Fairbanks, Alaska.  She is now heading towards Anchorage. We are up in Alaska which is an incredibly beautiful state with […]


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July 19, 2009 By:
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Katie Conn and Twix Aim for Clean Runs at Agility World Championships

“I’m addicted to agility,” Conn said. “I love it. I love the friendship and the relationship with the dogs.”


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July 1, 2009 By:
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