Dog News – Nov & Dec 2018

dog-news-New-yearHow to keep your dog safe on New Year’s Eve

Celebrations like New Year’s Eve can be stressful for pets, so we have several tips for helping to keep your furry companion safe and happy.

Source: richmond-news. com      2018-12-31

DogWalker-SpainEnjoy dog walk ahead of new year in Spain for animals adoption

Hundreds of dogs and their owners took part in Madrid’s traditional San Perrestre dog walk on Sunday, (December 30), to raise awareness about abandoned animals and to promote their adoption.

Source: euronews. com                 2018-12-30

dog-news-ChristmasA Christmas miracle! Missing dog for four years reunited with owners

It is a Christmas miracle that a dog missing nearly four years was found by a stranger and finally went back home with the owners for the holidays.

Source: nbclosangeles. com         2018-12-29

dog-news-pet-sharingBusy people could have a dog by pet-sharing

People are now sharing the responsibility of dog ownership, and if it’s done right, it can be a win-win for everyone involved.

Source: clickorlando. com             2018-12-28

dog-news-kennel-fordFord-designed dog kennel  blocks out holiday fireworks, thunder noise

Ford Motor Co. has developed a prototype quiet kennel for dogs by using noise-cancellation technology created for high-end vehicles sold in Europe.

Source: pays. org                           2018-12-27

dog-in-holidaysDogs dressed up in their best for the holidays

Experts say a large proportion of those “pet parents” will pony up when it comes to gifts for their furry friends.  They enjoy  the holiday together.

Source: northjersey. com                2018-12-26

dog-news-Merry-ChristmasDog lover dedicates Christmas to NINE dogs with stockings and their own dinner

The 54-year-old said: “Dogs have their own Christmas Day just for them so they don’t miss out.”

Source: mirro. co. uk                      2018-12-25

dog-news-italyStray dogs stray in Italian IKEA for the Holidays 

Ikea has “Home for Hope” program that encourages pet adoption. The employees of Ikea were upset about the dogs being stranded outside in the freezing weather and decided to do something about it.

Source: parade. com                        2018-12-24

dog-news-holiday Therapy dogs alleviate stress, inspire holiday travelers at Pittsburgh Airport

These dogs give lots of emotional support to passengers. The employees and airline agents also enjoy seeing them.

Source: triblive. com                      2018-12-23

dog-news-adoptionForever home for the ‘unluckiest dog’ just in time for Christmas

No-one likes to think of a dog without a home at any time of year, especially not at Christmas. Everyone loves a happy ending. Merry Christmas to Daisy, Louise and the family.

Source: countryliving. com         2018-12-22

dog-news-MassachusettsA DARING RESCUE! Rescue crews save dog that fell through ice in Massachusetts

Crews from the fire department in Rochester, Mass. jumped into action to rescue a dog stranded on icy water.

Source: ajc. com                                 2018-12-21

dog_news_shelter_USATherapy dog  brings holiday cheer with gifts to Children’s Shelter

SAN ANTONIO – Bellin, a therapy dog has made many visiters to Children’s Shelter over the past four years. People brings many Christmas gifts through Bellin’s Toy Drive for children.

Source: sat. com                             2018-12-20

dog_news_Dog_friendly_cities 2018’s Top 10 Dog-Friendly Cities and States in the USA

The end-of-year surveys that focus on finding the most dog-friendly states in America act as guides for those thinking of moving. Our results here are based on two surveys that use slightly different criteria.

Source: thisdogslife. co                   2018-12-19

dog_news_ServiceDogLoyal service dog gets an honorary college degree

Griffin accompanied Hawley to classes at Clarkson University in Potsdam — as well as to her internship in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, where she helped soldiers with disabilities.

Source: nypost. com                         2018-12-18

dog_news_HockyBlues add puppy to practice so hopefully players will stop fighting

Just think of him like one of those therapy dogs that universities bring into the library during finals to help calm frazzled students.

Source: deadspin. com                     2018-12-17

Dog_news_Rescue_NYTruck driver saves dogs thrown from vehicle on New York highway

Two beagles are now recovering after they were thrown out of a vehicle on an upstate New York highway and rescued by a truck driver on Wednesday.

Source: foxiness. com                     2018-12-16

dog_news_DogLoverTwo Dog Lovers Share ‘Incredibly Meaningful’ Proposal

When Maurice Goldstein set about coming up with the perfect way to propose to his girlfriend Laura Stampler, he knew dogs had to be at the heart of the magical moment.

Source: people. com                       2018-12-15

Dog_news_VetVet dresses up as mouse to help anxious dog wearing cone of shame

The result – while hilarious – was highly effective and Mike was able to examine Rupert safely and then perform surgery on his ligament.

Source: metro. co. uk                      2018-12-14

dog_news_Christmas_paradeWillow, the disabled dog, a hit at Holyrood Santa Claus parade