Junior Dog Handlers Work To Debunk Stereotypes About Bully Breeds

Junior Dog Handlers Work To Debunk Stereotypes About Bully Breeds

Advertisement April 21 was a big day for 10 aspiring junior dog handlers. After four weeks of training, the group of kids finally competed in their first dog show. From the youngest trainee at six years old to the oldest at 16, the young dog handlers did it all with a breed some people think isn’t suited for children. Bully breeds have a bad reputation for being aggressive and dangerous, but organizations and businesses in Chicago are determined to set the record straight. Local breeders and dog training businesses sponsor a program called…continue reading →
Rescue Dog Hilariously Invents His Own Agility Routine At Crufts Dog Show

Rescue Dog Hilariously Invents His Own Agility Routine At Crufts Dog Show

Advertisement The world famous Crufts Dog Show just celebrated its 127th year. A very different show than it was in 1891, it now features working dogs and rescue dogs alongside traditional show dogs. Baron Kratu von Bearbum is one of the fabulous pups that participated in the Rescue Dog Agility event. Described by owner, Tessa Eagle Swan as “a natural clown,” Kratu decided to put his unique stamp on the course and create his own routine. The resulting footage became instant internet gold with more than 7 million views on the Crufts Facebook page! Watching…continue reading →