Meet Raider the therapy dog has comforted the Turpin children when facing their parents in court

Police-dog-in-courtTwo survivors of the California house of horrors have been supported for the past year by Raider, a gold-coloured Labrador with Corona Police Department.  He is comforted them for months.  Continue reading “Meet Raider the therapy dog has comforted the Turpin children when facing their parents in court”

Border collie captured on video saving her chihuahua best friend from a car hit

Québec, Canada-Home security camera catches a border collie saving a tiny chihuahua’s life. Within a matter of seconds, the collie rushed to the dog’s rescue, snatching the chihuahua off the ground and out of the way of the SUV.  Continue reading “Border collie captured on video saving her chihuahua best friend from a car hit”

Therapy dog named Spencer back on the Boston Marathon trail to cheer on runners

dog - Boston-MarathonSpencer is a therapy dog who attends Boston’s famous race every year, sitting on the sidelines with his owner, Rich Powers.  Continue reading “Therapy dog named Spencer back on the Boston Marathon trail to cheer on runners”

Kintamani dog becomes first Indonesian breed to get international recognition

The Kintamani dog from Bali has been internationally recognized by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI), an international federation of national kennel clubs.  Continue reading “Kintamani dog becomes first Indonesian breed to get international recognition”

Dog missing for 3 weeks rescued from a cliff face by climbers with an Ikea bag

dog-rescue-CanadaThe missing dog, Stellar appears to have become trapped on a rock ledge after chasing a mountain goat. She is now recovering safe and sound at home.  Continue reading “Dog missing for 3 weeks rescued from a cliff face by climbers with an Ikea bag”

Vote for your favorite dog to become 2019 American Hero Dog

hero-dog-rewardUntil 12pm Pacific Time on May 2, 2019, you can vote in each of the seven categories.  The voting will determine the top three dogs in each category! Please see the full list of nominated dogs.  Continue reading “Vote for your favorite dog to become 2019 American Hero Dog”