Posts with tag Boxer

Many people purchase – or rescue – a puppy as a precursor to parenthood. Photo by Stephanie Swartz/Dreamstime.

Pooch Popularity: Babies, Buddies and Bodyguards

The AKC dog registration statistics for 2012 represent 175 breeds and varieties of purebred dogs, ranked in order of popularity from most registered (Labrador Retriever) to least (English Foxhound). Although the nation’s oldest purebred dog registry no longer publishes figures for the total number of dogs and litters registered, its latest list still makes it… read more


Breeder Buzzwords – The Boxer

A perennial favorite of dog lovers everywhere, the Boxer has enjoyed a permanent home in the hearts of countless supporters since its creation more than a century ago. This charming and energetic companion has managed to sustain its popularity despite the social, economic and cultural influences that have caused other breeds to fall in and… read more


This Weekend's Winners

Once again, the week’s shows have resulted in some significant wins. Here are some of the dogs that had great results. The Miniature Poodle, GCH CH Surrey Sugar Baby, reminded us all that there is more to the Non-Sporting Group than Standard Poodles. Sugar Baby started the week barely in the Top 50 Dogs All… read more

Dawne Deeley

Crufts 2012 Day Three: Controversy Continues through Working and Pastoral Day

Photos By Karl Donvil While Day Three at the world’s largest dog show showcased the Pastoral (Herding) and Working breeds, the topic on everyone’s lips continued to be the Kennel Club’s High Profile Breed list, and the elimination of certain specimens from Group participation. Conjecture and rumor have run riot, and it has become increasingly… read more