Controversial New Rules Proposed for Pet Trade Regulation

The American Kennel Club (AKC) and the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) are fighting like cats and dogs over a proposal designed to close pet industry regulation loopholes that have enabled unscrupulous breeders to dodge animal welfare regulations crafted before the invention of the Internet. Continue reading

AKC Admits Six Rare Breeds

This is BIG NEWS, BaxterBoo friends. Not since the invention of baked canine confections have we been so excited! The American Kennel Club (The AKC) has graciously included six new breeds which could make the next month’s Westminster Kennel Dog Show in New York an even more thrilling, competitive jaunt through the “who’s who” in the doggie kingdom. Continue reading