Hypoallergenic Dogs for People with Allergies

While we all love dogs, some people are sensitive to dogs that shed a lot. But the good news is certain breeds are much better for people with allergies and are considered “hypoallergenic dogs.” It must be said that no dog is entirely hypoallergenic, but breeds with non-shedding coats can be the right fit for allergy sufferers who love dogs.
That’s where the poodle comes in. Poodles are known for their intelligence, low-shedding coats, and are great dogs for allergy sufferers. It’s why so many hybrid breeds have been created with poodle mixes. The following breeds are great choices for people looking for a dog with the least allergy-prone coat. Not surprisingly, many of these breeds have Poodles for parents. read more

What Does Huck the Dog Say? Roof! Meet the Roof Dog of Austin

Huckleberry is a 5-year-old Golden Retriever that does things a little differently—like hang out on the roof!

When Allie and Justin Lindenmuth moved into their house in Austin, Texas, five years ago, they noticed there was only a 3-foot clearance from a hill in their backyard to their roof. The idea of their little puppy figuring out how to jump on the roof crossed their minds, but sure enough, Huckleberry figured it out in six months. read more

The Most Devoted of Dogs: Part 1

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It’s safe to say that dogs and people share a special devotion to each other. Dogs work together with us in so many ways as extra hands (or paws) on the farm, police partners on a beat, or even as our eyes and ears to the world. Everyone who has a dog can tell you about the unconditional love they have with their pup, but there are some friendships that stand out as shining examples. read more