‘It’s like having a best friend’: Incarcerated individuals train service dogs for veterans at Niagara County Jail

LOCKPORT, N.Y. – A local veteran organization is expanding its service dog training program within county jails and state prisons. Continue reading “‘It’s like having a best friend’: Incarcerated individuals train service dogs for veterans at Niagara County Jail”

German shepherds jump into St. Pete mother’s car, won’t leave

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. –Three German shepherds jumped into a St. Pete woman’s car while dropping her daughter off at day care Tuesday morning and would not get out until police arrived to help.  Continue reading “German shepherds jump into St. Pete mother’s car, won’t leave”

Colorado Springs non-profit helps retired working dogs in honor of Secret Service K9

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – K9 Hurricane, an almost 15-year-old Belgian Malinois, is now retired and enjoys a slower life here in Colorado Springs but, before he moved here, he worked at the White House as part of the United States Secret Service. Continue reading “Colorado Springs non-profit helps retired working dogs in honor of Secret Service K9”

Anti-aging drug for dogs in the works: Meet Boo, the 1st dog taking the pill

San Francisco, CA – Loyal, a first-of-its-kind anti-aging drug in the works to extend the life of dogs, has reached a key milestone: senior dogs across the U.S. are taking the pill as part of a clinical trial. Continue reading “Anti-aging drug for dogs in the works: Meet Boo, the 1st dog taking the pill”

‘NO MORE SPACE’: 160 dogs at Cleveland Kennel ‘desperately need to find homes’

CLEVELAND, OH – The nearly 160 dogs at Cleveland Kennel are in a dire situation after 20 dogs came in to the already packed shelter on Valentine’s Day alone, according to City Dogs Cleveland. Continue reading “‘NO MORE SPACE’: 160 dogs at Cleveland Kennel ‘desperately need to find homes’”

Dog missing for 4 years found at Las Cruces shelter, reunited with owner in Nebraska

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – A dog that went missing in Colorado was found four years later and more than 500 miles away in southern New Mexico. Continue reading “Dog missing for 4 years found at Las Cruces shelter, reunited with owner in Nebraska”