American Kennel Club
America’s fondness for Labrador retrievers is still setting records, but bulldogs are breaking new ground.
A Spanish farm and fishing dog, a Sicilian rabbit-hunting breed, an Italian sheepdog with a distinctive matted coat and a rugged South African watchdog are joining the American Kennel Club pack.
The top 10 most popular dog breeds in the United States in 2013, according to the American Kennel Club’s registry.
A protest outside the Westminster dog show aimed at Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney drew about a dozen demonstrators Tuesday, plus a few pooches.