A pet dog has been hailed a hero, helping a badly injured New Zealand woman survive after her car crashed and plunged 45 metres. The woman was rescued after her’s barking led passing hikers to the wreck at the bottom of a gully, and alerted authorities after three freezing nights.
Dan Wehunt and his four-year-old pup, Odessa, broke the world record for the fastest official dog mile at the Dog Mile World Championship in Santa Barbara, California. The man-dog team finished in 4:07. This breaks the previous record of 4:13.
‘The smell is terrible’: The Oneida County District Attorney’s office and the Central New York SPCA are investigating an animal shelter in Utica after a video surfaced and complaints were made about conditions at the facility.
The Venezuelan street artist Yorge Luís Ruiz has performing as a living statue with his partner Jaspe to entertain the passersby and tourists in Fortaleza, Brazil for four years. The video of the cute dog assists her owner in a a bronze living stature performance has gone viral.
A group of military veterans set out to eat lunch at Bombay Grill in Ogden, Utah, but claim they were quickly “kicked out” because the manager wouldn’t allow their dogs to accompany them inside. The restaurant owner faces fines and other possible penalties but says he has no plans to change his policy.
Nearly 200 Dogs Rescued in ‘Hoarding Home’ in New Jersey, 20 Found Dead in Freezer.The authorities revealed the scope of the kennel’s troubling truth: Nearly 200 unkempt dogs — some of them pregnant and many that appeared visibly sick.
A 14-year-old rescue dog who laid her life on the line to save her owner from a charging black bear is among the new inductees into the Purina Animal Hall of Fame. Shelby and two other heroic hounds are being recognized for life-saving acts of perseverance and intuition.