In my house, Australian Shepherd and Boykin Spaniel are tied for #1 on the list of most popular dog breeds. We might be a bit biased. Nationally, the most popular dog breed has been in the top spot for 28 years.
What do you make of the story about 3-year-old Casey Hathaway, the boy who wandered away from his grandmother's yard in Craven County, North Carolina? He claims that he befriended a bear during the two days that he was lost in the woods.