Senior Editor Susan Chaney interviews the president of the American Heartworm Society and learns how the parasite continues to spread among dogs in the U.S. Although advances have been made in the prevention of the mosquito-borne illness, many dogs receive preventives only intermittently and many not at all. Find out how consistency is at the heart of preventing further spread of the disease.
“It’s funny how all over the world dog shows can be so different, yet in so many respects, exactly the same.” So writes Kayla Bertagnolli in her third blog from Thailand, where she recently attended a series of all-breed shows. Discover how a shopping mall can be the perfect locale to introduce the dog sport to the public, and meet some of the country’s top dogs that could compete – and win – anywhere in the world.
Be sure to check out our photo galleries, where you’ll find recent winners and candid photos from shows held near and far. Just click on Show Scene below the masthead banner, or select any of the images in the left-hand column of our home page.
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