‘Not only is it extreme animal cruelty, but it debases us as humans to promote such barbarity as fun’
Source: independent. co. uk 2017-10-18
“We lost a million dollars worth of property; I don’t really care, we can replace all that. I just want my animals safe,” Hendel told ABC News.
Source: people. com 2017-10-17
Supporters of the new laws compare those misbehaving dog owners to people who acquire handicap signs so they can park in spaces intended for disabled people.
Source: pbs.org 2017-10-16
Inmates are making meaningful contributions to society from behind bars by training puppies for work as service dogs through a program at the State Correctional Institution at Greene.
Source: herald standard. com 2017-10-15
A new law signed on Friday means that pet stores are required to work with animal shelters or rescue operations if they want to sell dogs, cats or rabbits.
Source: independent. co. uk 2017-10-14
Travelers will be limited to two dogs per room, and dogs will be required to be leashed in public areas and have the proper vaccinations.
Source: marketwatch. com 2017-10-13
Dog lovers gathered in their thousands to head down Blackpool Promenade in a show of support for blind and partially sighted people in the resort.
Source: blackpoolgazette. co. uk 2017-10-12
The nine-year-old purebred first broke the record in March at the Shawnessy YMCA with a time of 36.25 seconds, beating the previous record holder — Twinkle the Jack Russell terrier — by 2.83 seconds.
Source: cbc. ca 2017-10-11
K-9 Adak worked as an explosive detection dog for private contractors that supported the U.S. State Department and Army in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Source: sctimes. com 2017-10-10
A boy and two dogs dressed as witches have a doggone good time at the Albrecht-Kemper Museum. The event featured shelter animals, rock painting and a photo booth for your dog.
Source: newspressnow. com 2017-10-09
The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation says 22-month-old Reptar’s specialized training allows him to detect chemical traces in electronic devices like computers, cell phones and USB storage devices.
Source:bigcountrypage. com 2017-10-08
The little dog got caught in a house fire on Friday. But instead of freaking out, the pet clawed a hole into the upholstery of a sofa and hid inside.
Source: people. com 2017-10-07
The CDC warns 16 more people have been diagnosed with Campylobacter.
Source: dailymail. co. uk 2017-10-06
“He basically has just a calloused-over stub that he fits in these,” Havlinek said as he eased Nubz’s back paw into a prosthetic.
Source: kgw. com 2017-10-05
Mochi “Mo” Rickert, an eight-year-old St. Bernard from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, has set a new record.
Source: telegraph. co. uk 2017-10-04
“We just want to do what’s best,” Browde told TODAY. “Make sure that we are doing the right thing.”
Source: today. com 2017-10-03
“ I started to do animal welfare work, and it became glaringly obvious: pit bulls make the news for all the wrong reasons.”
Source: people. com 2017-10-02
Perennial tensions between dogs owners and those who want to use town parks without worrying about four-legged encounters have again come unleashed, with both sides looking to parks officials to settle conflicts in their favor.
Source: greenwichtime. com 2017-10-01
A Canadian police dog jumped the gun when his handlers were called to a street fight this week… by inadvertently firing a pistol it found in a bush.
Source: metro. co. uk 2017-09-30
The Guggenheim museum’s decision to withdraw three pieces from an upcoming exhibit is an unusual conflation of human and animal rights.
Source: theguardian. com 2017-09-29
Police are investigating the incident but have yet to make any arrests in connection to the case. PETA is offering the reward to anyone who has information that will lead to an arrest or conviction of those responsible.
Source: warp. com 2017-09-28
Border Collie Owners of South Australia got together with their pets to break the record of most Border Collies in one place.
Source: bored panda. com 2017-09-27
The scam has become so widespread – thousands of consumers have been ripped off, with losses estimated in the millions of dollars – that virtually anyone looking for a puppy online is likely to encounter it.
Source: abcnews. go. com 2017-09-26
When they found her stranded on a ledge, Nichols retrieved the pup slid down with her in his lap
Source: dailymail. co. uk 2017-09-25
Elizabeth Mongno was walking Tonka around her wooded property in rural New Jersey when the 1-year-old dog spotted a deer and decided to chase it.
Source: washingtonpost. com 2017-09-24
The service dog was trained by Service Dogs Alabama, and was paired with Paisley when she was only 7.
Source: andalusiastarnews. com 2017-09-23
When dog meat farmers marched in South Korea’s capital on Friday, demanding better legal recognitions for their industry, they were met by animal rights activist counter-protesters.
Source: cdvnews. ca 2017-09-22
Frida has detected 52 people, 12 of them alive, in the rumble of various natural disasters.
Source: onegreenplanet. org 2017-09-21
The golden retriever looked bewildered as he rescue services extricated him from the concrete debris that had crumbled around him.
Source: metro. co. uk 2017-09-20
The tendency of dogs to seek contact with their owners is associated with genetic variations in sensitivity for the hormone oxytocin, according to a new study from Linköping University, Sweden.
Source: science daily. com 2017-09-19
California is set to enact a statewide law that would ban the sale of puppy mill dogs in pet stores and require that stores instead source dogs, cats, and rabbits from shelters and rescues.
Source: humansociety. org 2017-09-18
Veterinarian Shawn Llewellyn, veterinarian and board president at Paws for Hope, has been running the volunteer clinics since they started six years ago. The clinics are a way to care for those who love their pets, but can’t provide for them.
Source: vancouversun. com 2017-09-17
We’re talking about the newest class in the Hero Dogs training program. These special pups were handpicked before they were born to become service animals for wounded military veterans.
Source: washingtonpost. com 2017-09-16
Dog lover replaces bouquets with PUPPIES at her Iowa wedding to raise awareness for rescue animals and local shelter that saved 110 pets after Hurricane Harvey.
Source: dailymail. co. uk 2017-09-15
When asked what her response is to critics who might say she spent too much money on saving her dog’s life, Osterloh replied that she would give up everything for Snoopy.
Source: ctvnews. ca 2017-09-14
The dog patrolled the arena for its reopening on Saturday, despite having not recovered from the trauma.
Source: telegraph. co. uk 2017-09-13
Federal health officials said Monday that they are investigating a multistate outbreak of Campylobacter infections traced to puppies sold at Petland, a nationwide chain of about 80 pet stores.
Source: washingtonpost. com 2017-09-12
Authorities in south Florida may pursue felony charges against people who abandoned their animals as Hurricane Irma approached the Florida peninsula.
Source: usatoday. com 2017-09-11
A Duxbury family is thankful not only for the firefighters but also a special device the first-responders used.
Source: fox25boston. com 2017-09-10
Japanese researchers have developed an antibody that induces immune responses, which significantly suppresses malignant cancers in dogs as well as increases their survival rate.
Source: indianexpress. com 2017-09-09
The difficulty of evacuating with pets is one of many reasons that people don’t always “just leave” when a hurricane hits.
Source: huffingtonpost. ca 2017-09-08
It turns out that these endangered, undomesticated dogs “vote” on whether to start hunting by making noises that sound just like sneezes.
Source:arstechnica. com 2017-09-07
So-called foodie revolutions have become nauseating, but one barking mad town in the US is offering a tour where the real treats go to the dogs.
Source: iol.co.za 2017-09-06
The specially-trained dog keeps its snout to the ground, searching for nests of Argentine ants that threatened the ecosystem after being introduced decades ago.
Source: torontosun. com 2017-09-05
Rescue dogs and their owners gathered in London at the weekend to raise awareness of the cruelty of the puppy farm trade.
Source: buzzfeed. com 2017-09-04
Members of the Miao people celebrate tradition that their ancestors were saved from death by a heaven-sent animal.
Source: simp. com 2017-09-03
The dog owners argued that they were not subject to the dog barking ordinance because they were running a farm.
Source: washingtonpost. com 2017-09-02
His owner estimates he ate $150 worth of dog food during his nine hour “ordeal”
Source: news hub.co.nz 2017-09-01
Netizens have been praising 55-year-old Bai Yan from Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, after he reportedly used all his savings to create a home for his retired canine friends back in 2010.
Source: nextshark. com 2017-08-31
“These pets are incredibly lucky to get a second chance through St. Hubert’s and their WayStation partners.”
Source: mycentraljersey. com 2017-08-30
Five years ago, Rocket was deemed too energetic to be adopted and scheduled for euthanasia.
Source: sacbee. com 2017-08-29
South Texas residents, fleeing Hurricane Harvey’s floodwaters, have done their best to rescue their canine companions.
Source: yahoo. com 2017-08-28
The Gulf Coast residents were already trying to prepare for life after the destructive storm ― including Otis, the dog.
Source: huffingtonpost. ca 2017-08-27
For many U.S. Paralympians, particularly those athletes who are visually impaired, guide dogs are some of their closest companions.
source: teamusa. com 2017-08-26
They were a mix of breeds and sizes. All faced a grim future in Puerto Rico animal shelters, where chronic overcrowding results in many dogs being euthanized.
Source: cbcnews. com 2017-08-25
Dog owners have four weeks to find their dog a home in a municipality that allows pit bulls or surrender the dog to a shelter.
Source: montrealgazette. com 2017-08-24
Travellers at the Vancouver International Airport will have a new way to de-stress with the help of some therapy dogs.
Source: abc.ca 2017-08-23
Alfie, who Miss Settimo-Bovio has had since he was a puppy, was taken away.
Source: dailymail.co.uk 2017-08-22
The puppies had been flown in to Newark Liberty International Airport from Colombia and were reportedly headed to Florida.
Source: usatoday. com 2017-08-21
A Vietnamese animal lover has come up with the perfect method for his dog to carry around his puppy.
Source: metro.co.uk 2017-08-20
The same puppy mill was being investigated in 2015, but finally after many complaints, the puppies were seized.
Source: kiiitv. com 2017-08-19
A golden retriever followed his nose — and ended up being honored for digging in his owners’ yard.
Source: mytwintiers. com 2017-08-18
Both dogs were rushed to their local veterinarian, who later transferred the animals to Blue Pearl of Brandon which was equipped with the necessary antivenin to save the dogs.
Source: wtsp. com 2017-08-17
So far, working with authorities, activists have rescued more than 4,000 dogs from trucks and markets.
The emergence of the blue dogs has been linked to pollution of a local river.
Source: dailymail.co.uk 2017-08-15
For the past three and a half months, “Hallo Hasso” has been pumping out music for lonely pooches both on the radio and online.
Source: see.co.ke 2017-08-14
A three-day art exhibition curated expressly for dogs is attracting hundreds of canines to a marina in lower Manhattan.
source: impress. com 2017-08-13
Chinese researchers have claimed a world first after successfully cloning a puppy from a genetically modified dog.
source: abs. com .au 2017-08-12
Fledge’s journey began in Arizona, where he was destined to be put down and ended in a new, loving home in Pennsylvania.
Source: buckscountycouriertimes. com 2017-08-11
Patriot shows that there is hope in moving on with life and getting past the emotional pain.
Source: people. com 2017-08-10
For most guide dogs, it’s tough to make the grade. Only 70 per cent of dogs that enter training successfully complete the programme.
Source:newsscientist. com 2017-08-09
The first dog cafe in the country will open in New York’s East village in December 2017.
Source: holidogtime. com 2017-08-08
Held at Linda Mar Beach in Pacifica, California, dogs came by the dozen to show off their impressive surfing skills.
source: standard.co.uk 2017-08-07
Steklenski, a hobby pilot, started a nonprofit to fly endangered shelter dogs to happy foster homes.
Source:today. com 2017-08-06
A ten year old girl in America has reportedly been saved from kidnap after her dog attacked her assailant.
Source: independent.co.uk 2017-08-05
With terrorists increasingly attacking so-called soft targets, the demand for detection dogs that can sweep large areas for explosives has soared.
Source: ny .com 2017-08-04