Dog lovers across the country are looking forward to the Westminster Dog Show, which will take place on February 13 and 14 in New York City. In anticipation of the upcoming event, organizers held a press conference last week to debut six new breeds competing in this year’s show.
If you caught the Golden Globes this weekend, you know who Uggie is. He's the Jack Russell Terrier and co-star of "The Artist," which picked up awards for Best Comedy and Best Actor at Sunday night's telecast. Despite all of the celebrities strutting down the red carpet, Uggie was the talk of the Golden Globes.
Even if your pup is spoiled, there are other dogs in your area that are not as fortunate. Breed-specific rescue organizations help dogs in need, saving them from short stints in kill shelters, placing them in loving homes, and footing the bill for important medical care. Look into rescue organizations in your area for a way to socialize your pup and give back.