A Guest Blog from Ari Katz on his Labrador Retriever Puppies

Last year, I created a kennel on my family’s farm in Maryland and have started seriously breeding Labrador Retrievers. My history with the breed dates back to the age of 10 when I showed my first Labrador, Maggie. In November of 2020, I decided to breed my female, Mehndi, a dog I co-own with my […]

A Martha Stewart Guest Blog from Ari Katz on His Labrador Retrievers

Original Article: A Guest Blog from Ari Katz on His Labrador Retrievers   In August, I shared photos of my kennel, AK Labradors, and a few of my dogs. Since then, I’ve bred two litters – one here, at my family’s farm in Maryland, and one in Indiana. Two puppies from the Indiana litter are now […]

A Martha Stewart Guest Blog from Ari Katz on His Gardens

Original Article: A Guest Blog from Ari Katz on His Gardens I have always appreciated gardens and gardeners. I believe I got this appreciation from my grandfather who was an avid gardener at his home on Long Island, New York and in Palm Beach, Florida. In fact, he was known by all his neighbors and […]

A Martha Stewart Guest Blog from Ari Katz on His Dog Kennel

Original Article: A Guest Blog from Ari Katz on His Dog Kennel I am an avid animal lover and enthusiast. When I was born, my parents had two chocolate Labrador Retrievers named Kaela and Joey whom we loved dearly. These Labradors were my first introductions to this wonderful sporting group breed. When I was 10, […]

The 144th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Part Two

Original Article: The 144th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Part Two Established in 1877, The Westminster Kennel Club is America’s oldest organization dedicated to the sport of purebred dogs. This year, the club’s annual show expanded to three-days to accommodate the more than 2600 dogs that competed for “Best in Show.” Dogs are exhibited in […]