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César Chávez and His Dogs
An iconic figure in the history of American farm labor was influenced by his German Shepherds.
dogs detect coronavirus
In a proof-of-concept study led by the School of Veterinary Medicine, dogs identified positive samples with 96% accuracy.
Why Do Dogs Chase Garbage Trucks?
Why do some dogs seem to lose their minds when a truck goes by?
Documenting the canine search for the world’s most expensive fungi.
Curbside Veterinary Service
Some veterinarians discover pros to the pandemic protocol
Prevent Extraneous Testing (PET) Act, a.k.a. SB 252 California
If passed, the PET Act will make some of those tests illegal in California.
Build your own Pet Waste Digester
DIY Instructions for a Dog Septic Tank
dog bff
BFF quiz parody aimed at dog people seems normal
Dogs in the study wore activity monitors on their collars for a two-week period, and their owners filled out a questionnaire on the dogs' sleep patterns.
Study sets baseline for sleep patterns in healthy adult dogs.
Major, President Joe Biden & Champ Photo by Adam Schultz, Chief Official White House Photographer
Major is involved in an embarrassing incident at the White House.
Muscadine, Amy Ray, Sawyer
Indigo Girl Amy Ray’s new track channels the spirit of a dog who “got up and carried on.”
Jack Russell Terrier drawing from 2000, and Paul Atzmiller at his drawing table.
Artist turns hobby into fundraiser for shelters and rescues
Seresto Product
Despite thousands of reported adverse incidents—including almost 1,700 pet deaths—the EPA has stayed silent.