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Old Trick, New Dog

From ADWEEK comes a story about an ad agency that has a solution to preventing people from skipping pre-roll ads on videos, at the expense of an adorable Golden Retriever puppy. The joke is a play on an old National Lampoon magazine cover, “If you don’t buy this magazine, we’ll kill this dog.” Does it […]

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Trending Topic: Dog Movies

Twitter had a fun trend this morning with the hashtag, #DogMovies. Some of the more clever titles were: Escape from New Yorkies, There Will Be Bloodhound, Pawshank Redemption, Apocalypse Chow, The Fault in Our Barks, The Lassie Temptation of Christ, Spay Anything and my personal favorite: The 49-Year Itch.

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Lassie, Come Back!

Lassie may be returning to the big screen. Dreamworks Animation is trying to revive the much-beloved canine’s career and bring her back to a new generation. Lassie is the most well-known dog worldwide and has an 83% brand awareness. According to the Los Angeles Times,  “the 10th-generation descendant of the original Lassie — a male […]

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On the Ninth Day, God Made a Dog

Philadelphia-based ad agency Red Tettemer has remade the “God Made a Farmer” video that aired on Super Bowl Sunday into “God Made a Dog.” It’s adorable!

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Dogs Beating the Heat

As most of the Western United States swelters in a heat wave, these dogs have the right idea on how to keep their cool when the mercury rises. Dogs in the San Diego area are heading to beach to learn how to hang 10. Not content to chase the ball or catch a Frisbee, these […]

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Most Famous Dogs of 2012

Dogs had a good year in 2012, with many canines appearing in all aspects of popular culture—from movies to TV commercials to Internet memes. Here’s the list of the top ten dogs who had the most visibility this yea Uggie, the Jack Russell Terrier in The Artist, not only stole the show in a film […]

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Dogs Love Everybody

Not only are dogs man’s best friend, but they can also be friends with cats, deer and even (yes!) tortoises. Look how the tortoise is displaying his affection by sticking his neck out…..Awwwww! Get the full story of friendships between the species at BuzzFeed.

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The Nutcracker Has Gone to the Dogs

The Nutcracker is not just for prima ballerinas anymore….now Pugs, Shelties and Cocker Spaniels have gotten into the act with their own rendition of the classic ballet. The dogs are all therapy dogs and belong to the PAWSitive Therapy Troupe in the Chicago suburbs. Aren’t they cute? A DVD of the complete performance can be […]

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