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Pawprints in Time

Forgotten 9/11 Heroes – Search & Rescue Dogs

Detection dogs worked in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks. Search & rescue dogs were trained to locate and rescue disaster victims. The human-animal bond through the eyes of a photographer in a well-deserved tribute to the K-9 heroes of 9/11. [...]

Who sets dog breed standards?

How are dog breeds classified in each country. Who sets the dog breed standards. Information about kennel clubs and canine associations worldwide. [...]

How Did Dog Breeds Emerge?

What does a Chihuahua have in common with a Great Dane? Dog breeds emerged more than 100 million years ago, learn more about the origin of dog breeds. [...]

Do You Know Where Dogs Come From?

Learn how the evolution of humans & wolves became one of the most beautiful inter-species friendships in history. How the human-dog bond changed over time. [...]

Bamse: A World War II Hero Dog

Bamse, which stands for “teddy bear” in Norwegian, was a Saint Bernard dog who served aboard the minesweeper Thorodd of the Norwegian Navy during World War II. His [...]