Similar to California, the first state to enact such legislation, Maryland will only allow pet shops to adopt out dogs and cats that come from local shelters. In California, the law also applies to rabbits.
Source: worldanimanews. com 2018-04-30
The 53-year-old dog lover from West Yorkshire wanted to build her pup the ideal place to watch the royal wedding from and after winning £1.2 million in the lottery, made it happen.
Source: heart. co. uk 2018-04-29
Dogs age at different rates compared to humans, but the simple rule of seven dog years to one human year is far from accurate.
Source: sciencealert. com 2018-04-28
These highly-trained, intelligent, loyal canines devote their lives to giving visually-impaired individuals newfound freedom and incomparable companionship.
Source: people. com 2018-04-27
Researchers have made a surprising finding: dogs’ gut microbiomes are actually very similar to our own.
Source: medicalnewstoday. com 2018-4-26
Veterinary hospitals and clinics are seeing an increase in the number of poisoned dogs. Intentional poisonings are rare but do happen.
Source: localmemphis. com 2018-4-25
Overtoun Bridge in Scotland is kind of like the Bermuda Triangle of bridges, specifically for dogs with a death wish.
Source:vice. com 2018-04-24
DES MOINES, Iowa – A 2-year-old pup once destined to be euthanized was crowned the winner of Sunday’s Beautiful Bulldog Contest at Drake University.
Source: journalgazette. com 2018-04-23
From Dollywood and Branson, to NFL halftime fields and television talk show sets, the stars of Chris Perondi’s Stunt Dog Experience will have you cheering, and leave you charmed, with their “doggone” antics and athletic feats.
Source: hubcitytimes. com 2018-04-22
Max, a 17-year-old pooch who’s hard of sight and hearing, stayed at the little girl’s side for 15 hours. The youngster had wandered off on her own in the Australian bush, deep in the rugged wilderness.
Source:mirror. co. uk 2018-04-21
Madrid’s police dogs to be given heated beds and music therapy to lower stress levels
Source:theguardian. com 2018-04-20
“Our job is to ensure the humane treatment of the animals we regulate,” Deputy Administrator Bernadette Juarez.
Source: washingtonpost. com 2018-04-19
These unique dog houses and shelters as a part of a new exhibition that will be open to the visitors until April 26th in several London venues.
Source: boredpanda. com 2018-04-18
Reid Thompson and his girlfriend were on a hiking trail in Kenora, Ontario, over the weekend when they let Finn off his leash.Someone called the police because Finn ran away and attacked a deer.
Source: fox25boston. com 2018-04-17
A Florida court ruled that two former neighbors must split custody of a dog after a dispute about who’s the dog’s rightful owner.
Source: upi. com 2018-04-16
Chase, who is 15 years old, has a cataract in one eye, a crab-like walk and is mostly bald apart from a few grey spikes.
Source: itv. com 2018-04-15
The SDF is a one-of-a-kind nonprofit organization that trains dogs rescued from shelters to become rescuers themselves. Shelter dogs are transformed into life-saving heroes.
Source:wtsp. com 2018-04-14
It’s so nice to know that after such a rough start, Ivor now has his loving forever family.
Source: boredpanda. com 2018-04-13
You’ll be able to enjoy happy hour alongside your furry friend. You’ll both get some fresh air and you’ll get tipsy. Sounds good to me.
Source:mtlblog. com 2018-04-12
It features a private collection of dog-inspired paintings, drawings, sculptures, photographs and accessories. It sits blocks away from MASS MoCA, at the entrance to downtown North Adams.
Source: parade. com 2018-04-11
Pet Partners is an international organization that strives to improve the health and well-being of people by allowing them to bond with animals.
Source:keys news. com 2018-04-10
He caught a man hiding from officers on a conservatory roof and tackled men armed with a knife and sword.
Source: nottinghampost. com 2018-04-09
For those at the Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe there are few stories better than seeing a rescued dog go to a good home, and then have that animal come back to help serve the community.
Source: tahoedailytrbune. com 2018-04-08
An airline trade group has created a program that certifies airlines meet standards for transporting animals.
Source: lastimes. com 2018-04-07
In celebration of National Pet Month, the Mayfair bar has created a new permanent menu just for dogs, so now there’s no excuse for leaving your furry friend at home when you go out for drinks.
Source: standard. co. uk 2018-04-06
Yeager Airport in Charleston, West Virginia paid £5326 ($7,500) for an 18 month-old border collie called Hercules.
Source: standard. co. uk 2018-04-05
A group of service dogs got together to hang out at Disneyland for the day, and the pictures prove the group of floofy friends were an even bigger attraction than the rides.
Source: bustle. com 2018-04-04
The #FreeMiro petition was set up by dog-owner Eva Munter, who claims her Maremma shepherd Miro was confiscated based on “unfounded accusations” of noise.
Source: thelocal. it 2018-04-03
OLATHE, KS (KCTV) –A little dog may have won a spot in the record books by having a very big litter. Unleashed Animal Rescue says it will be about 10 weeks before they’re ready for adoption.
Source: kctv5. com 2018-04-02
KINSTON, N.C. (WNCT) – Sunday was Rotaract of Lenoir County’s first annual Paws in the Park. Organizers said the event raised over $2,500 dollars for Rotaract and SPCA.
Source: wnct. com 2018-04-01
April 17 is just around the bend, and while doing your taxes is never exactly what we’d consider fun, the potential for animal lovers to receive a tax break or two might make you smile.
Source: people. com 2018-03-31
The suspension has also stranded military-owned pets on Guam, as United was the only airline operating in the U.S. territory that permitted pet transport to and from the mainland.
Source: military. com 2018-03-30
Most dog lovers know not to give their pooches chocolate, but there’s a whole list of foods that can harm our pets.
Source: coventrytelegraph.net 2018-03-29
A world record was broken this weekend when 601 Daschunds gathered on Peeranporth Beach in Cornwall.
They were howling in delight at a pooch-friendly screening of Wes Anderson’s new film in Edinburgh.
Source: theguardian. com 2018-03-27
In Okatie this week, three men don’t just have a boater to thank, but another, four legged good samaritan who just may have saved a life.
Source: wsav. com 2018-03-26
The Mighty Texas Dog Walk tackled a Guinness World Record for the World’s Largest Cake for Dogs with a titanic treat. The cake weighed in at 304.73 pounds!
Source: kvue. com 2018-03-25
Alongside treating her pets like kids, Stephanie also goes over the top on their grooming – and even dyes their fur.
Source: metro. co. uk 2018-03-24
March 23rd is a doggone good day! That’s because it’s National Puppy Day. we’re taking a look at some unique dog breeds with extra-special abilites and features.
Source: abc. ca 2018-03-23
Dogs are the best thing to happen to mankind and they should be reminded of this every single moment of their dog-yeared lives.
Source: storypick. com 2018-03-22
There’s something off about this map. And it’s not just the more than 200 pairs of dog’s eyes staring back at you.
Source: bigthink. com 2018-03-21
A proposed bill, House Bill 539, recognizes the Labrador retriever as the official state dog. If it passes, Ohio will join 12 other states that also have a state dog.
Source: cnn. com 2018-03-20
The ‘Beringia’ trek covers more than 2,000 kilometers of grueling terrain and supports a vital tradition in Russia’s Far East.
Source: atimes. com 2018-03-19
A heroic police dog that was stabbed with a 10-inch knife while chasing a robbery suspect has been honored with a prestigious award.
Source: theepochetimes. com 2018-03-18
The average age of dogs currently in the care of Dogs Trust is just four-years-old but more than 150 of the homeless hounds waiting to find their special someone are over eight.
Source: wirralgloble. co. uk 2018-03-17
The dog is 6ft tall and weighs 12st at just nine months old. She eats eight cups of a dog food a day and prefers to play with a four by four piece of fence post than a squeaky toy.
Source: thesun. co. uk 2018-03-16
Holy Spirit Academy had some special guests in the classroom this week as a couple of dog volunteers and their handlers came to the school and students got to read to them.
Source: okotoksonline. com 2018-03-15
For a lot of workers and students, a pet or even just a short therapy session with therapy animals can be super helpful – especially for women.
Source: brit. co 2018-03-14
That holiday is National K-9 Veterans Day on March 13. It is celebrated on the same day the US Army K-9 Corps was founded.
Source: parade. com 2018-03-13
NORTH READING, Massachusetts–Surveillance video captured dramatic moments while officers and firefighters were trying to save a puppy from dying.
Source: abc13. com 2018-03-12
The Mighty Texas Dog Walk will tackle a Guinness World Record for the World’s Largest Cake for Dogs with a titanic treat.
Source: khou. com 2018-03-11
“At Amazon, bring-your-dog-to-work day is every day—a long-standing tradition that both Amazonians and their four-legged friends enjoy” the post states.
Source: thisdogslife. co 2018-03-10
In one of the biggest campaigns of its kind in South Africa, a huge reward is being offered for a Port Elizabeth woman’s stolen Australian cattle dog Marco.
Source:news24. com 2018-03-09
As many as 27,000 dogs will pass through the doors of the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) in Birmingham between March 8 and Sunday, March 11.
Source: express.co. uk 2018-03-08
A story will melt your heart, about children welcoming a guide dog in training and showering the Guide Dog Foundation with donations.
Source: patch. com 2018-03-07
3-5 pet suffocation’s get reported every week and 42% of those occur while the owner is in the next room. It only takes about 3 minutes for their oxygen to drop to fatal levels
Source: metro. co. uk 2018-03-06
The Companion Animal Capital Fund is the first state-funded program in the nation to support critical improvement projects at New York shelters.
Source: worldanimalnews. com 2018-03-05
Cloning animals is hardly new. The first major success was Dolly the sheep, born in 1996 as the first mammal cloned from an adult cell. In 2005, researchers in South Korea cloned the first dog.
Source: japontimes. co.jp 2018-03-04
The UK has 220 pedigree dog breeds, but the top six – Labrador, French Bulldog, Cocker Spaniel, Pug and English Springer Spaniel and Bulldog – account for more registrations between them than the remaining 214 breeds.
Source: metro. co. uk 2018-03-03
In recent years, pugs have become an extremely popular dog breed, with nine out of ten vets reporting an increase in the number of flat-faced dogs being bought in the last three years.
Source: independent. co. uk 2018-03-02
Ginger,a security dog in Chingola ,Zambia is rescued and starts the big adventure of travelling the world while helping other dogs along the way.She has already been in two continents.
Source: lusakatimes. com 2018-03-01
Puskas – the Santa Ana police K-9 – had all but a few teeth knocked out when his face smashed into a concrete curb during a scuffle with the suspect on Monday night.
Source:www.dailymail. co. uk 2018-02-28
Rescue dog Duke, an Irish retriever, was born with a birth defect in his front right leg and faced having it amputated.
Source: bbc. com 2018-02-27
The race has been held by the Alaskan Sled Dog and Racing Association every year since 1946. Streeper first won the world championship in 2004.
Source:alaskahighwaynews. com 2018-02-26
Video captured on a cellphone shows the dramatic moment that an unidentifed woman rescued a dog after it fell through the ice on Trout Lake in East Vancouver.
Source: abc. ca 2018-02-25
“I think if it weren’t for him, I don’t think I’d be standing here today,” Javier Mercado told KOMO.
Source: abc7chicago. com 2018-02-24
Back in January, Kelli Brown tweeted PetSmart about her 12 year old pup, Jax, who would only play with one toy. But that toy had been discontinued.
Source: metro .co. uk 2018-02-23
Staff at West Coast Veterinary Clinic in Forrestdale saw 18 healthy Doberman puppies born from four-year-old Sassy on Monday. Veterinarian Aaron Raney led a team of 10 to perform a caesarian on Sassy, which took about 90 minutes.
Source: thewest. com .au 2018-02-22
Police chiefs seek new powers to help combat ‘very significant’ issue of pets worrying livestock.
Source:the guardian. com 2018-02-21
In mid-January, an anonymous tipster told police in Daytona Beach that a puppy had been abandoned underneath a bridge.
Source: today. com 2018-02-20
Pekingese were first introduced to Europe when Western armies pillaged the Summer Palace in Beijing and stole several of the Qing court’s dogs during the Second Opium War in the late 1850s.
Source: reuters. com 2018-02-19
The dachshund cafe comes courtesy of the people behind Pug Cafe, where pug owners come together in Esquires Guildford to introduce their pugs to one another, and to make lots of pug-loving friends.
Source: metro. co. uk 2018-02-18
A small town pooch has received some big city recognition at the prestigious Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.
Source: ctvnews. ca 2018-02-17
As the city, pet owners are pushing out the boat more than ever to ensure their pooches are glossed and spritzed, with money no object.
Source: cbsnews. com 2018-02-16
4-year-old Jake had both of his eyes removed 15-months-ago after battling severe infections as a puppy.
Source: metro. co. uk 2018-02-15
Don Schaffner, a professor of food microbiology at Rutgers University, explained that salmonella can be found in the intestinal tracts of animals used to make pet food, like poultry and cattle.
Source: usatoday. com 2018-02-14
Kids came flocking to read to Sting, he is now booked out for months!
Source:boredpanda. com 2018-02-13
About three weeks ago, the unidentified trooper discovered the tiny puppy with its eyes closed and umbilical cord still attached, crying alone outside the patrol office with no mother dog or other puppies in sight.
Source: 9news. com 2018-02-12
“Our ultimate goal is that, when helping an animal in distress and adopting a rescued stray becomes common sense and a way of life”
Source: worldanimalnews. com 2018-02-11
Morgan, a six-year-old Newfoundland dog, loves to help clear snow. Not only can she use a hand – or in her case – mouth-held shovel, she can also operate the family’s mechanical snowblower.
Source: columbiavalleypionner. com 2018-02-10
In a video released by the Fire Bureau of Taichung City, Tie Hsiung, a Labrador whose name translates as “Iron Hero,” is seen sniffing for survivors and alerting rescuers to a human presence.
Source: aol. com 2018-02-09
As the Winter Olympics approach this week, figure skater Meagan Duhamel still shudders to think the dog she rescued from South Korea might have ended up on someone’s dinner plate.
Source: usatoday. com 2018-02-08
A puppy permanently locked outside his owner’s home in rural North Carolina was voted Most Valuable Pup by viewers of Animal Planet’s 14th annual Puppy Bowl on Sunday.
Source: charlotteobserver. com 2017-02-07
No kill means saving all animals that are considered healthy or can be treated and rehabilitated. But has it?
Source: worldanimalnews. com 2018-02-06
Caique the dog is decked out in costume for the “Blocao” dog carnival parade along Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, February 4th, 2018.
Source: news18. com 2018-02-05
The Sato Project has sent puppies to the Puppy Bowl for the past seven years, according to Bustle, but this year its participation takes on a new significance as Puerto Rico struggles to recover from the hurricane.
Source: huffingtonpost. ca 2018-02-04
The Suierveld family assumed Abby was dead after she wandered away from their Apollo home in 2008, the Associated Press reports.
Source: news hub. co. nz 2018-02-03
Owner Scott Porter wants patrons to visit and hopes many will consider adopting the homeless dogs. While there are beers and snacks, Fido’s Dog House hopes to emphasize rescue and giving back to dog charities.
Source: pdx.eater. com 2018-02-02
If the date is accurate, Darla’s age as of January 31st, 2018 would be more than 30 years and 6 months. By traditional standards, that equals more than 213 in dog years.
Source: wdtn. com 2018-02-01