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- We just wanna have fun. Dog, E.D. // Bicycling;Aug90, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p130
Editorial. Discusses how bicycle riders treat dogs. Anti-dog devices riders use; How the dogs really feel.
- Avalanche dogs to the rescue. Romney, R.M. // Boys' Life;Dec89, Vol. 79 Issue 12, p46
Examines an avalanche rescue drill performed as part of a Boy Scout Eagle service project in northern Utah. Avalanche rescue dogs and how they work; How the search was conducted.
- Your pal, the mutt. Siino, B.S. // Boys' Life;Aug91, Vol. 81 Issue 8, p10
Focuses on mixed-breed dogs or mutts and why they make the best pets. How to help a mutt live longer; The best place to find a mixed-breed dog; What a shelter will ask of you when you adopt a dog.
- America's top dog. Siino, B.S. // Boys' Life;Oct91, Vol. 81 Issue 10, p8
Focuses on the American cocker spaniel, the most popular breed of dog in the United States. Where the name cocker comes from; Description of the dog; How to choose a cocker spaniel.
- The lovable beagle. Siino, B.S. // Boys' Life;Apr92, Vol. 82 Issue 4, p5
Describes the lovable beagle, a popular and easy to care for pet dog. What the typical beagle looks like; Where they originated; Cost of a puppy; What they were bred for.
- Pets. Siino, Betsy Sikora // Boys' Life;Aug92, Vol. 82 Issue 8, p16
Presents several informative articles about dogs. How dogs rescue owners; Why dogs bark; Dog fast-food restaurant.
- Canine cops. Roessing, Walter // Boys' Life;Dec92, Vol. 82 Issue 12, p8
Discusses how police dogs help fight crime. Type of dogs used by police in the 1950s; Why German shepherds are used now; What the dogs specialize in; Number of days per week dogs work; Amount of food dogs eat per month.
- Doggone? Dog come back. // Current Health 2;May93, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p2
Discusses a new dog leash for dogs that love to head off in different directions when they're being walked, called PuppyPull. Designed for runners, walkers and people with arm problems; Light-weight nylon belt snaps around human's waist; Leash houses stretch cord; Adjustable for humans of...
- A dog with sense. // Current Health 1;Dec90, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p13
Features Harley, a golden retriever who helps a woman with epilepsy. Carries things for her; Warns of coming seizures; Breaks her falls; Gets help.
- Dog days forever. Northrop, J. // Country Living;Aug90, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p65
Recollections of the author's many canine friends from his life, particularly his old dogs and friends Nikki, Buie, Jedediah.