Dog Articles

Dog Articles

Our extensive Pro Club article library features topics important to dog breeders
and enthusiasts alike. This includes rich information in subjects ranging from dog
nutrition to breed-specific health and hereditary concerns, as well as best practices
in breeding, kennel management, conditioning, and more.

Dog Articles

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Kerrie Kuper’s love for dogs dates back almost as far as she can remember. Growing up in St. Petersburg, Fla., Kuper became involved with dogs at age 8 when she began handling her parents’ Standard Poodles in Junior Showmanship.

Kaylynn Williams’ passion for Beagles began at a young age. Her grandfather, uncle and father have had an affinity for the breed for over 40 years.

I've been in Rhodesian Ridgebacks for about 20 years now and in 2007 my AKC Champion bitch CH TerraCotta's Pure Kimani, aka Rheba, whelped 17 healthy pups. I think this may have been a record though it was never proven.

My first GSP was Rose. I bought her because she was beautiful and a friend talked me into driving to SC to get her pup and get one for myself!
Some people are born into it, some marry into it, and then there are those of us that start from scratch. I remember being a little girl, and begging my mom to let me stay up late two nights a year.
Tess is the first bully bred dog I ever owned. She is always happy and always willing to please. I read about the Citizen Good Citizen program, and knew I had to get her tested.
Hello my name is Heather. I have 3 beautiful bloodhounds that are part of my family. My youngest bloodhound Juno is currently in training for search and recovery.
Our dogs are our working partners and beloved family companions on our remote cattle ranch in central WY. Our family has been ranching for over 100 yrs and have always had working dogs, namely Australian Cattle Dogs.
My husband and I started breeding Golden Retrievers in 1996. Our first litter was on October 9. Our female, Katie, had 10 puppies, one of which we kept. Her name is Becca. We started feeding Becca with Purina® Pro Plan® puppy.

This past April at the Purina Event Center, I attended the American Belgian Malinois National Specialty. I had all 3 of my Belgians with me and they all did great!

A new therapy for canine lymphoma that was first used in human medicine offers promise in treating the one in four Boxers affected by the cancer. The therapy, bone marrow transplantation, uses a dog’s own stem cells to stimulate bone marrow function and immune system recovery following radiation to kill cancer cells.
Purina Pro Plan-fed dogs took top honors at the 2018 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, winning Best in Show and all the Group Firsts. More than 2,800 dogs competed at the prestigious dog show, which aired live to millions of viewers worldwide.