Dog News – Nov 2018

dog_news_CalforniaCalifornia firefighter bravely recovers dog from underground pipe

The scared whimpers of a little dog which had been missing from his Eastlake home for days led to a courageous rescue by a Chula Vista firefighter Thursday morning.

Source: 10news. com                        2018-11-15


dog_news_BostonFamily who raised money for son’s service dog given untrained puppy

A Franklin family is making an unexpected trip to North Carolina to pick up a service dog that was supposed to be specially trained for their son with autism, except the 8-month-old dog is not ready to help.

Source: boston25news. com           2018-11-14


Dog_News_LifeStyleThe Largest Dog Hotel In The World Is Everything Your Dog Dreams Of

Complete with private rooms, comfy beds, a swimming pool, and a 24/7 live feed, the AtFrits Pet Hotel and Daycare Centre in Cape Town, South Africa is unlike any pet boarding facility in the world.

Source: iheartdogs. com                 2018-11-13


dog_news_NewYorkHe Befriended 4,000 Dogs to Get Their Side of the Story

Mr. Foster’s job is to help dogs (and cats, too). He runs a community outreach program in the Bronx for the Animal Care Centers of NYC, a nonprofit that operates the city’s animal shelters.

Source: nytimes. com                       2018-11-12


dog_news_FoodTwo Dog Food Brands Recalled Due to Elevated Levels of Vitamin D

The recall involves Nutrisca Chicken and Chickpea Dry Dog Food and Natural Life Chicken and Potato Dry Dog Food.

Source: wkyc. com                            2018-11-11


dog_News_AdoptionAs many as 15,000 formal racing dogs could need homes in Florida

An amendment to the state constitution in Florida will outlaw greyhound racing by the year 2020. Here’s how you can help former racing dogs that need to be adopted in Florida.

Source: sbnation. com                    2018-11-10


dog_news_Dog_HealthFamily of dog with failing kidneys receives miracle organ donation

When a dog’s  health was failing and she needed a kidney transplant, her family did not have to look too far for help.

Source: fox2now. com                    2018-11-09


dog-news-DogLifeSamoyeds Top List of ‘Naughtiest’ Dog Breeds that Bark the Most

Ever wonder what your pets do when you aren’t home? If you are the owner of a Samoyed or Yorkshire Terrier, chances are your dog is barking.

Source: people. com                       2018-11-08


dog-news-AdoptionDog abandoned on beach finds forever home with Massachusetts family

Murray was born in Puerto Rico, where he contracted distemper and was abandoned on Dead Dog Beach.

Source: foxiness. com                   2018-11-07


dog_news_Hero_DogDog Helps Owner Trigger First SPOT X SOS Call

When Comeau picked up a SPOT X as a last-minute purchase before a multiday backcountry trip, he thought it was for friends to follow his journey. He didn’t think he’d use it to call a rescue helicopter.

Source: gearjunkie. com                2018-11-06


Dog-news-FacebookFacebook is searching for the world’s most amazing dog

The social media giant is launching a video series called “The World’s Most Amazing Dog,” an interactive global competition show. Facebook users will be encouraged to post audition clips of their pets.

Source: from the grapevine. com    2018-11-05


dog_news-Dog_HealthDogs sniffing out human disease could lead to new biosensor technology

Scientists hope harnessing the sensory power of a dog’s nose could be used in non-invasive early disease detection.

Source: abc. net. au                          2018-11-04


dog-news-HalloweenDogs show off cos-play skills at this Halloween gala

It is really a cool concept and I tried to give my dogs a desi makeover. It is great to interact with fellow dog lovers and the pets too made some new friends.

Source: indiatimes. com               2018-11-03


dog-news-PuppyLoveNorth Texas bar hiring ‘puptern’ to pet puppies for $100/hour

MUTTS Canine Cantina, a dog-friendly bar located in Dallas has a new location opening in Fort Worth, and they’re hiring a “puptern” whose responsibility will be to pet puppies on site for $100 per hour.

Source: kens5. com                         2018-11-02


Dog_news_Canada_OttawaOttawa Police victim crisis dog earns his badge

His eyes are often the first ones victims of domestic violence see. Canine West is the newest recruit of the Ottawa Police Service.

Source: ottawa. ctvnews. ca         2018-11-01