Daily Dog News – Mar 2019

dog-careAnonymous donor settles $5000 vet debt from dog attack

Jackson Browne, a silky terrier, was attacked by a German shepherd in August and recovered after several weeks in an animal hospital. A lawsuit Dewyea was filing against the town.

Source: adirondackdailyenterprise.com   2019-03-31

virginia-police-dogVirginia K-9 found two missing 8-year-old kids within 15 minutes

The Sheriff’s Office said an eight-year-old boy and an eight-year-old girl went missing in wood just before dusk the day before.

Source: ctvnews.ca                          2019-03-30

rescue-dog-SouthAmericaA family is hoping to rescue a loved one trapped in South America

The family of three were able to leave from Venezuela a year and a half ago. However, their  fourth member of their family, Max, a three year old husky, who is currently stuck in Venezuela.

Source: mycomoxvalleynow. com     2019-03-29

dog-adoption-floridaFailed service dogs can be adopted in Florida

You can actually adopt a puppy that didn’t make it through service dog training in Florida.

Source: narcity. com                      2019-03-28

prizing-winning-dogPrize-winning dog missing for days at Atlanta airport is found

Gale, a 22-month-old American Staffordshire terrier, has gone missing before flying home from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta. Now it is in the process of being flown home to its owner.

Source:nbcnews. com                   2019-03-27

police-dog-clone-ChinaChinese Researchers Cloned the first ‘Sherlock Holmes’ of Police Dog

China’s first cloned police dog, 3-month-old Kunxun, has begun training after arriving at a police base in Kunming, Southwest China’s Yunnan Province.

Source: livescience. com               2019-03-26

dog-clone-usaA dog-owner vows to continuously clone her beloved pet for 3 copies 

The Seattle resident said she chose to clone Buhner, 13, when the thought of him passing away made her cry every day.

Source: these.co .uk                           2019-03-25

dog-walking-texasHundreds of people gathered at Mighty Texas Dog Walk broke a world record

The Annual Texas Dog Walk is founded by non-profit organization Service Dogs. The walk broke a world record for world’s biggest group photo of people and their dogs.

Source: kxan. com                           2019-03-24

dog -reascueUFC’s Fighter Frank Shamrock apologizes  for abandoning dog at airport

Frank Shamrock admits to leaving mom’s dog tied to a truck at the airport for 4 days. He made a tearful apology.

Source: people.  com                     2019-03-23

Hero-dog_-TexasHeroic dog saves family from birthday party shooter

ZERO THE HERO: Relatives say a dog’s quick actions kept them alive when a shooter opened fire during a 13-year-old’s birthday party in Houston.

Source: abc7news.com                     2019-03-22

service-dog_NYCBlind man and his dog make history at NYC Half Marathon

Panek and his four-legged buddy are officially the first blind person and guide dog to complete the New York City Half Marathon.

Source: nypost. com                         2019-03-21

dog-montreal-northNo charges in case of dog that attacked 4 children, 2 adults in Montreal

The decision to euthanize the dog, described by police as “a one-and-a-half-year-old pitbull that weighed 70 pounds,” was put on hold while the case was under investigation.

Source: abc. ca                                   2019-03-20

dog-news-vetA local Veterinarian in Georgia admits to performing wrong surgery on family dog

A Douglasville man plans to sue a local veterinarian after he claims the wrong surgery was performed on his 1-year-old dog, performed a bladder surgery instead of an eye surgery.

Source: wsbtv. com                       2019-03-19

hero-dog-ownerHearts viral video-Man runs into house on fire to save his dog

A Southern California man proved that dogs are indeed humans best friends as he ran into his flame-engulfed home to save his two-year-old pit bull, Gabbana.

Source: msn. com                             2019-03-18

dog-news-chinaVideo of a pet dog in China trained to be a homework supervisor 

Mr Xu had a hard time getting his gaming-enthusisast daughter to get off the cell phone and do her homework. So he  trained his dog to do it.

Source: news18. com                   2019-03-17

dog_walking_CanadaDog needed $3K surgery after swallowing fish hook on a walking trail

The dog owner says: “It just happened so fast. And I was just really angry because it was something so preventable.”

Source: abc.ca                                 2019-03-16

service_dog-honorSully the service dog honored with 2019 AKC Paw of Courage

The American Kennel Club is proud to honor the late President George H.W. Bush’s service dog, Sully, as the recipient of the 2019 AKC Paw of CourageSM award.

Source: thou. com                         2019-03-15

dog-rescueAn incredible helicopter rescue of dog stuck in mountain for two days

Watch  the heartwarming moment a dog was rescued by a helicopter crew iafter being stranded on a Scottish  mountain in severe weather conditions for 48 hours.

Source: metro. co. uk                   2019-03-14

dog-sugar_posionColorado dog nearly dies from xylitol poisoning after eating sugar-free gum

Xylitol is an artificial sweetener that is safe for humans but poisonous for dogs. It is most commonly found in sugar-free gum and mints but is also an ingredient in many other products listed as “sugar-free”.

Source: kdvr. com                            2019-03-13

dog-Dental_careDog owners spend more on their pet’s teeth than their own

Dog owners have a new obsession:dental health for their pets. People love to kiss and hug the dogs and sleep with them. so they want them to have fresh-smelling breath.

Source: cozy. com                          2019-03-12

Crufts-2019-dog-showMeet the Belgian papillon Dylan that have taken the Crufts crown 2019

Crafts in numbers 27,000 dogs visited or completed in NEC,equivalent 2 per home. Here we have more facts and figures about the world’s biggest dog show.

Source: bbc.com                            2019-03-11

hero_dog_ukDisabled  puppy fitted with wheelchair makes his debut at Crufts

Hungarian Vizsla Gilbert has struggled to walk ever after being born. He took his first steps without a wheelchair just days ago, has been given a hero’s welcome at Crufts.

Source: metro.co.uk               2019-03-10

Missing-Dog-New-MexicoA New Mexican man reunited with stolen dog after offering $10,000 reward

Buddy DeLong’s Yorkie, Jack, a New Mexican man, was inside Jack’s truck when it was stolen from a restaurant parking lot in February.

Source: kob. com                             2019-03-09

 Pet Store & Iowa-Based Rescues Sued For Breaking California Law

Animal Kingdom Pet Store & Two Suspicious Iowa-Based Rescues Sued For Breaking California Law That Bans Retail Sale Of Dogs From Puppy Mills & Breeders.

Source: worldanimalnews. com   2019-03-08

petition-for-dogPetition, funding page started to spare the lives of dog who bit off Utah child’s hand

More than 100,000 people have signed an online petition to spare the lives of two dogs after a biting incident that left a 4-year-old boy with an amputated arm.

Source: nab news. com                     2019-03-07

First_service_dogAt 105 (dog) year, the world’s 1st registered therapy dog retires from school

Mac – world’s 1st registered therapy dog to work on campus retires. He had a unique retirement party at the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) on Tuesday.

Source: globalnews. ca                   2019-03-06

dog-love50,000 dogs from around the world ‘write’ to the 7-year-old Wisconsin girl

Emma Mertens, a 7-year-old girl from Wisconsin, is fighting an inoperable brain tumor and would love letters from your dogs.

Source: kansas. com                        2019-03-05

Alaska-sled-dogAlaska dog sled race 2019: The 47th Iditarod Trail Sled Dog race

Crowds gathered in the Alaskan city of Anchorage on Saturday to celebrate the ceremonial start of the 47th Iditarod Trail Sled Dog race.

Source: bbc. com                               2019-03-04

Dog-world-recordThe first dog  ascent of a 23,389-foot Himalayan Peak in Nepal

Mera, recently renamed Baru, age unknown, is a 45-pound Nepalese mutt ,made the first canine ascent of Nepal’s 23,389-foot (7,000 meter) Baruntse in November 2018.

Source: outsideonline. com         2019-03-03

Dog_news_GermanTown seizes a debt-ridden family’s pet pug and sell it on eBay

Officials in Germany are defending their decision to seize an indebted family’s pet pug and sell it on eBay, saying it was a last resort because authorities were unable to find anything else to take.

Source: abcnews. go. com              2019-03-02

Dog-owner unwittingly signs away her pet during vet clinic visit

Unable to pay for the veterinary clinic’s fees, the clinic said she signed some paperwork that she didn’t understand so her dog could receive treatment.

Source: ctvnews. com                      2019-03-01