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Justin Gatlin and Missy Franklin poses with puppies! Copyright NBCUniversal

2016 Summer Olympians and Their Pets

The 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil officially kick off tonight with the Opening Ceremony. We’re excited to watch all the Olympians compete for gold, and to get to know more about the amazing athletes and their sports.

Many Olympians are also animal lovers, and gain inspriation and support from their loyal, loving pets during all those grueling hours of training. Here are eight such Olympians and their adorable pets!
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DogWatch Had a Blast at BlogPaws 2016!

When you think of industry conferences, what comes to mind? Business suits, dreary hotel ballrooms, awkward networking and boring product pitches, maybe? Well, BlogPaws 2016, an annual gathering of pet bloggers and pet brands held last week in Phoenix, AZ, is not your average conference. Why? Read post »

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It’s Baseball Season, and Dogs are Welcome!

Batter up! Another baseball season is underway, and we’re looking forward to cheering on our favorite teams. In recent years, many ball parks have held events that welcome our furry friends into the stands, too. So this year we’ve rounded up some of these upcoming events sure to delight all you baseball-loving dog owners out there. Check ’em out, and see if your local team has joined the dog-friendly club!
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WKC Best in Show 2016 - Photos via Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Facebook Page

Best in Show at the 2016 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Goes to…

Best in Show WKC 2016 - Photo from Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Facebook pageCongratulations to CJ, a German Shorthaired Pointer, who beat over 3,000 dogs to win the top prize – Best in Show – at the 140th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show last evening at Madison Square Garden in New York City. CJ, a three year-old male who’s full name is CGH VJ-Myst Garbonita’s California Journey, is only the third German Shorthaired Pointer (GSP) to win Best in Show at Westminster. He is the grandson of Carlee, who took the Best in Show title at Westminster in 2005.
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