A doggy play date in a North Carolina pond turned tragic after three pups died from toxic algae. The woman took her dogs to a pond to play.Within hours, the pups had died.Now, the devastated owners are warning fellow dog lovers all over the country.
Toxic algae blooms are poisonous to dogs and they are more common in fresh water during the hot summer months. Here is the information you need to keep your pets safe.
A family is thankful for their four-legged hero for saving their daughter from a would-be attacker who they found in their backyard. When their 13-year-old daughter was walking their dog, a mumbling man came out from the wooded area in their backyard. Their dog’s growls are what alerted Peterson that something was seriously wrong.
In a watershed moment for animal lovers, America has its first no-kill state: Delaware. All brick-and-mortar shelters in the First State have at least a 90% save rate.
The nonprofit Best Friends Animal Society, which is working with shelters, animal welfare organizations and government agencies across the country to make America a no-kill country by 2025, announced the news at their annual conference in Dallas, Texas.
A dog deemed dangerous by the City of Vancouver will likely be put down soon after its owner lost an appeal launched in the hopes of saving the Australian cattle dog. Santics and her dog Punky’s battle with the city began in September 2017 at the Spanish Banks off-leash dog area, where Punky attacked a woman.
Kevin Costner is the voice of Enzo in “The Art of Racing in the Rain,” a dog everyone is sure to fall in love with. Fans of dog movies know where this going, and that’s mainly toward a beloved pooch dying. The film wastes no time in dealing with pet mortality.In fact, this film will make viewers want to give their dog a hug.
Roo is a an eight-week-old Labrador-cross born with six legs in an extraordinary twist of nature. The puppy was named after a kangaroo because her extra limbs, which don’t cause her any pain, lead her to hop around on her back legs when she walks. Her new owners say Roo’s unique circumstances make her ‘priceless’.
An Alabama animal shelter’s outdated equipment allowed two pit bulls to fatally maul 29 cats.The shelter is outdated and the officers believe the city should’ve helped upgrade the facility a long time ago.
Boston Ballet is searching for one or two pooches to perform as “stage dogs,” for its September production of “Giselle” at the Boston Opera House. No pirouettes required. The company is looking for four breeds in particular: Borzois, Pointers, Irish wolfhounds, and hounds.