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
World’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
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: thou. 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 Thursday, 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: japontime. 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: theist. 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: reuter. 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: http: 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: width. com 2018-02-01