Westminster Dog Show Parts Ways With Pedigree, a Longtime Sponsor – NYTimes.com

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By SARAH MASLIN NIR (NYT)
The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show split with the pet food brand partly over concerns about the company’s sorrowful adoption ads.

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Helping Injured Dogs Walk Again – NYTimes.com

An experimental drug being tested on dachshunds and other dogs with spinal cord damage may eventually lead to new treatments for people with similar injuries. Read more..

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Study Finds Infantlike Understanding in Dogs – NYTimes.com

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By SINDYA N. BHANOO (NYT)
How dogs in a new study responded to a woman’s greeting depended on whether she looked at them.

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Is Your Dog Smarter Than a 2-Year-Old? – NYTimes.com

Is Your Dog Smarter Than a 2-Year-Old? - NYTimes.com

How are dog and child alike? How are they not? Herewith I report anecdotal instances of their behavior over one week, with some cherry-picked research to complete the story.

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More Military Dogs Show Signs of Combat Stress – NYTimes.com

SAN ANTONIO — The call came into the behavior specialists here from a doctor in Afghanistan. His patient had just been through a firefight and now was cowering under a cot, refusing to come out.

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Can the Bulldog Be Saved? – NYTimes.com

Can the Bulldog Be Saved? - NYTimes.comThe short, brutish life of the bulldog is putting the future of the breed at risk.

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The Puppy Diaries — By Jill Abramson — Book Review – NYTimes.com

Trying really hard to be good: Scout in 2009.

Jill Abramson shows how life with a puppy enriches middle age.

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