Lisa Peterson

A Labrador Retriever  (Photo STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

AKC: Labrador Retrievers Set Popularity-Ranking Record

The Labrador retriever was the nation’s most popular dog breed last year for a 23rd year in a row, the American Kennel Club announced Friday.

01/31/2014

FILE - Brooklyn's Deli, a black Labrador Retriever puppy. (Photo by Gary Gershoff/Getty Images for AKC)

AKC: Labrador Retriever Nation’s Top Dog

The American Kennel Club released its top 10 list of the nation’s most popular dog breeds on Wednesday.

01/30/2013

Pet thefts are on the rise, according to the American Kennel Club. (credit: CBS 2)

American Kennel Club Says Dognapping Cases Are Up By Almost 70 Percent

Dogs are being stolen out of cars, yards, off sidewalks and even out of shelters at an alarming rate, according to the American Kennel Club.

12/28/2012

The American Kennel Club says the Labrador Retriever was named the number one breed in America for the 21th consecutive year. (Photo credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

AKC: Labrador Retriever America’s Number 1 Dog

The American Kennel Club released its top 10 list of the most popular breeds in America on Tuesday.

02/28/2012

Dog on a leash

Dog Thefts On The Rise Across The Country

Lisa Peterson of the American Kennel Club said theft of dogs nationwide has increased every year since 2008.

10/04/2010