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Celebrating Chinese New Year With Our Favourite Dog Tales

Alex Mellon & Joe Brooks / © Culture Trip
Alex Mellon & Joe Brooks / © Culture Trip
Happy Chinese New Year! In honour of the new Year of the Dog, we’ve rounded up some of our favourite dog tales from around the world.

Can Robot Dogs Replace Man’s Best Friend?

Our tech editor wonders whether advances in tech mean AI-enhanced pups could replace the role of dogs.

Alex Mellon & Joe Brooks / © Culture Trip

Ikea’s First Range of Pet-Friendly Furniture

Our home and design editor takes stock of Ikea’s new range of pet-friendly furniture.

Kate Costigan / © Culture Trip

How London Fell Out of Love With Greyhound Racing

Our sports editor looks back on the past, and questions the future, of greyhound racing in London.

Alex Mellon / © Culture Trip

The Top 10 Dogs in Literature

We look back on the most notable dogs in the world of fiction, from Canadian literature to Belgian comics.

© Newtown graffiti/Flickr 

William Hogarth’s Homage to His Beloved Pug, Trump

Our art and design editor takes a closer look at William Hogarth’s self-portrait with his pet pug.

Detail of William Hogarth, The Painter and His Pug, 1745 © Tate

Spoil Your Dog With This Five-Star Hotel Package for Pampered Pooches

The Rosewood London hotel’s Canine Package lets guests and their furry friends get pampered together.

Courtesy of Rosewood London

11 Times Dogs Absolutely Slayed It in Music Videos

Our music editor takes a look at the music videos that starred a canine cameo or two.

Alex Mellon & Alex Hellebaut / © Culture Trip

Memorable Film and TV Dogs That Drove Us Barking Mad

We take a look at our favourite on-screen canines from the last few years.

© 20th Century Fox 

13 Must-Try Foods For Chinese New Year

A Chinese New Year candy box © Denise Chan / Wikimedia Commons

Ensure your table is groaning with delights this lunar new year. No dog is on the menu, but the canine in your life is sure to appreciate the leftovers.