Diabetic woman raises $25,000 to get service dog

service dogIdaho Erickson is diabetic and had become used to checking her blood sugar levels. After her situation became worse two years ago, she started raising money to have a dog from SDWR, an organization that trains service dogs and pairs them with people with diabetes, autism, seizures and PTSD.

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Danbury’s puppy love fire to be featured on ABC-TV this Weekend

dog rescueDozens of puppies saved at Puppy Love fire in Danbury,CT. The story of firefighters and civilians working together to save puppies from a fire on a cold winter’s night earlier this year will be spotlighted in a new TV series Saturday.

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Circus Show Dog Stolen In Smyrna, Delaware On 4th Of July

missing dogPolice is asking for the public’s help in locating a show dog that was stolen from a traveling circus on 4th of July. Police say someone took the dog from its kennel at George C. Wright Memorial Park sometime around 7 p.m. Thursday. If you have any information on this incident, contact police at 302-653-9217.

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Americans Are Skipping 4th July Fireworks To Comfort Scared Shelter Dogs

July 4th dog shelterIndependence Day is particularly distressing for shelter dogs that do not like fireworks. Fortunately, a group of Good Samaritans in Phoenix, Arizona, will be forgoing the festivities enjoyed by most, instead spending time in local shelters comforting petrified pooches.


Boy wins year’s worth of dog food, donates it to shelter

boy donates dog food to shelterPennsylvania boy, 9-year-old Caleb Merron won an online competition for a cute picture of his dogs and won a year’s worth of Purina dog food. Instead of keeping the dog food, he’s giving it to the community’s animal shelter in need. The news is warming hearts across his community with a selfless act of generosity.

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