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Call for Entries: G&G’s 2019 Good Dog Photo Contest

Enter your pup’s picture in this year’s reader photo contest

Arts & Culture

The Dog That Stole Rick Bragg’s Heart

She was two dogs high, half a dog wide, and the only animal to ever run away with an Alabama author’s heart

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How to Name a Dog (in Six Easy Steps)

A time-tested, mother-approved, no-fail method for figuring out what to call a new pet

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Good Dog: Ode to Joy

A patient pug lifts away the worries of a homesick poet in Kentucky

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Four-Star Canine

A marine’s account of the best gift a dog could have given him

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Digging for Treasure

An untrainable swamp dingo pulls off an unforgettable trick

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Ghost Dog

In the wilds of Old Florida, a strange dog from a foreign land proves canine loyalty knows no bounds

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The Dogs of Capitol Hill

D.C. photographer captures office pups on both sides of the aisle

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Old Man, New Tricks

A novelist discovers it’s never too late to love a pup

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Finding Juno

A sickly and unadoptable shelter dog helps mend a grieving owner’s broken heart

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The Canine Stand-In

A country mutt helps a father get through his own separation anxiety

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Woody the Very Good Rescue Dog

A family’s yellow Lab plunged into frigid water to save a boater outside Savannah

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The Buddy System

A high-strung mutt learns to relax, with a little help from a friend

The Manual of Southern Know-How

How to Train Your Own Gun Dog

Get your bird every time by laying a strong foundation

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One Last Toss

While saying goodbye to a friend’s buoyant Boykin, a veterinarian reflects on the toughest part of his job

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Mutually Reclusive

On a small North Carolina farm, two anxious souls make one fine pair

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Good Dog Photo Contest: A Look Back

Here are the pups that won or received honorable mentions in the 2016 and 2015 contests

Sporting Scene

Curl Power: Poodles Return to the Field

A Georgia trainer revives the reputation of a historic gundog

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Chasing the Blues

When a family needed to find home again, Shorty led the way

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Meet the Rescue Dogs—Who Become the Rescuers

Six teams of canines and their human handlers are heading to Florida to help conduct searches after Irma blows over