NAVIGATING DOG SHOW CULTURE

A vibrant subculture in its own right, the dog-show world also has unspoken rules of conduct that might not be obvious to first-timers. Add to that the blur of activity that is the average dog show, and it’s understandable that newbies might be confused about how to act and what to do in this sometimes chaotic, fur-filled world.

10 THINGS I’VE LEARNED FROM AKC SPORTS

The cancellation of swaths of AKC events as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic has left many of us wistful and impatient for their return. With no shows to enter and plenty of absence to make the heart grow fonder, I found myself pondering what I got out of them in the first place.