Posts tagged "Golden Retriever"

Go Daddy Super Bowl Commercial Is a Huge Fumble

Go Daddy Super Bowl Commercial Is a Huge Fumble
Shame on GoDaddy. How did this commercial, intended for the Super Bowl ever get made? First, a cute as can be Golden Retriever puppy is tossed unceremoniously from a pick up truck (it’s illegal in many states for dogs to be placed in the bed of pick up trucks). The poor puppy is apparently ok,... Read more »

Labrador Retriever Most Popular Dog in America; Ten Most Popular Breeds, Trends

Labrador Retriever Most Popular Dog in America; Ten Most Popular Breeds, Trends
Here are the most popular dogs in America, at least according to American Kennel Club Registration numbers. Could this be a bit misleading? Sure, these days many people with pedigreed dogs don’t bother to register, but still this is some gauge. No surprise, for 21 years now the Labrador Retriever continues to be America’s most... Read more »

Camp Dogwood, A DogGone Good Time

So what do people who attend dog camp look like? Most are in this group photo (though not having a wide angle lense, with apologies, I missed a few folks and some dogs).
If you love dogs, and visiting with others who love dogs -  Camp Dogwood camp sessions will make you wag your tail. Check out these images and you’ll get a sense of what it’s all about (photos shot May 28 and 29) 
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Dogs Making a Run at Cats in the U.K.

In America, there are more pet cats than dogs (90 million cats, 77 million dogs, according to the American Pet Products Association) for many years, and it’s also been that way in the United Kingdom. Dogs have nearly caught cats as the most popular pet in the United Kingdom However, the dogs are now making... Read more »

Bark for Chicago's Astounding Dog Show

Carl Auslander and Sindy Schneider of the IKC present the Best in Show honors with BIS judge Liepmann to CH. Casablanca's Thrilling Seduction
The International Kennel Club of Chicago dog show is one of the best in the nation for the dogs, and most important for people who attend. Being a benched show, you can walk up and down aisles and meet the canine athletes. Aside from the conformation competition – which leads to Best in Show –... Read more »

Valentine's Day and a Dog Show, Westminster-Style

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Wine Tasting for Ginger

Ginger at an elegant wine tasting. Ginger happens to be a Golden Retriever doing an old Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz bit (thanks for Facebook fan Ruth for the post) 

Memorial Day Goes to the Dogs at Camp Dogwood

Returning home from Camp Dogwood....me watching the hockey game and Ethel doing exactly what all dogs do when they return from Camp Dogwood.
Celebrating their 10th Anniversary season, Camp Dogwood is where dogs can be dogs. . . it’s a camp for dogs! The camp is iin Ingleside, IL,  Check out the gallery and see what a camp for dogs is all about: