Westminster Dog of the Year

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Dr Who in dog form

Ok so not a dachshund but still worthy of a watch.

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Wriggler Oct 2015

I was trying to do something but she kept squirming around.

Long dogs (?) in antiquity

In the Archaeological Museum in Nicosia I came across this vase from the Mycenean Period, 1400-1100 BC:

long dogs in antiquity (1) comp

Dog chews packaging

CC and packaging Sep 2015

Labor Day Wiener Dog Race

Dachshunds at the races

The annual Labor Day Wiener Dog races at Louisiana Downs kicked off this week. (This is a Facebook link so you may need to be logged in to see the video.)

Ways to know your dog loves you

25 ways you know your dog loves you

Dog songs

…Welcome to this special musical edition of best in show, with an opportunity to throw out then fetch and retrieve some particularly tasty musical snacks. Read on, but beware, as Groucho Marx put it: “Outside of a dog, a book is man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read.” …

Songs about dogs

Cross-post from The Guardian.

How dogs get older

Amanda Jones has dedicated the past 20 years to an incredible photography project which aims to show just how fleeting the lives of our beloved pets are.

Click here for photos showing dogs ageing

National Dog Day

Readers’ pictures


Cross-post from the Guardian.