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The Name’s the Same: Breeds Named for Their People

An elite group of real-life historical figures have AKC breeds named in their honor. Among them are, clockwise from top:

St. Bernard of Menthon (Saint Bernard); Alexander, 4th Duke of Gordon (Gordon Setter); Louis Dobermann (Doberman Pinscher); Parson Jack Russell (Parson Russell Terrier and Russell Terrier); and England’s King Charles II (Cavalier King Charles Spaniel). 25 more words

Dog Breeds


O God, you gave blessed Bernard to your people as a minister of eternal salvation; grant that, as he taught us on earth, he may also intercede for us in heaven. 26 more words

Prayers For Ordinary Time

I Love Because I Love

“Love is sufficient of itself, it gives pleasure by itself and because of itself. It is its own merit, its own reward. Love looks for no cause outside of itself, no effect beyond itself. 134 more words

The Saints