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Kangals: The World’s Strongest Dog Breed

The Kangal dog goes by many names: Kangal, Karabash, and the Turkish Kangal dog. Even if you haven’t heard of these dogs, you’re likely to have seen them at some point: and boy, do they stand out. Taller and imposing […]

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Why Are Bloodhounds Such Good Tracking Dogs?

If you’re lost in the woods, one of the sights you want to see most in the world is that of a bloodhound tracking you down. These amazing animals have been bred for centuries, finely honing their sense of smell. […]

Study Shows Dog Owners Live Longer, Healthier Lives

> A new study recently published in Scientific Reports suggests that owning a dog will add years to your life. A team of Swedish scientists at Uppsala University tracked the health and dog ownership status of more than 3.4 million […]