Dog News Today – February & March 2018

dog news dog rescue20-year-old dog Snowy finds love with new owner

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: wirralgoble. co. uk                                                                                             2018-03-17

dog news biggest dogWorld’s biggest puppy bred to recreate giant prehistoric monster dog

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: these. co. uk                                                                                                           2018-03-16

dog news therapy dogDog Tales Helps Young Readers

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

dog news dog careFrom Parkland to Workplaces: Therapy Pets Could Be the Future of Women’s Mental Health Care

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

dog news K9 Veterans DayHere’s How to Celebrate National K-9 Veterans Day 

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

dog news dog rescueDramatic video: Police and firefighters help save choking puppy