Dog News Today

dog news Seven police storm 73-year-old woman’s house to seize her ‘dangerous’ Yorkshire terrier ‘Alfie’ after he ‘chased delivery man and made him fall over’

Alfie, who Miss Settimo-Bovio has had since he was a puppy, was taken away.

Source:                                          2017-08-22

Crates full of puppies found in hot van at New Jersey Walmart

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

dog news dog loveMan invents super-cute backpack for his dog to carry its puppy in

A Vietnamese animal lover has come up with the perfect method for his dog to carry around his puppy – a denim doggy backpack.

Source:                                              2017-08-20

dog news puppy rescue17 Shih Tzu puppies rescued from puppy mill in Ben Bolt, Texas

The sheriff said the same puppy mill was being investigated in the summer of 2015, but finally after many complaints, the puppies were seized.

Source: kiiitv. com                                               2017-08-19

dog news good dogGood dog? Golden retriever digs up $85K of heroin

A golden retriever followed his nose — and ended up being honored for digging in his owners’ yard.

Source: mytwintiers. com                                    2017-08-18

dog news hero dogDogs Save Woman’s Grandchildren From Venomous Snake Attack

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

dog news ChinaIn China, activists work with authorities to chip away at dog meat trade

So far, working with authorities, activists have rescued more than 4,000 dogs from trucks and markets.                           2017-08-16

dog news dog healthStray dogs with blue fur have been spotted on streets of  Mumbai, India

The emergence of the blue dogs has been linked to pollution of a local river.

Source:                                        2017-08-15

dog news radioRadio station creates special programme for lonely dogs

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:                                                   2017-08-14

dog news art showThis NYC art show has gone to the dogs!

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

dog news dog research studyChina’s cloning of genetically modified dogs for research raises concerns

Chinese researchers have claimed a world first after successfully cloning a puppy from a genetically modified dog.

source: abs. com .au                                              2017-08-12

dog news dog rescueA dog’s 2,000-mile journey to safety: Heartwarming rescue story 

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

dog news hero dogMistreated and Scarred as a Pup, Patriot the Husky Now Helps Children Who Have Also Been Victims of Abuse

Patriot shows that there is hope in moving on with life and getting past the emotional pain.

Source: people. com                                              2017-08-10

dog news dog trainingOver-mothered puppies more likely to fail guide dog training

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

dog news dog cafe shop useThe First Dog Cafe In The USA Is Finally About To Open Its Doors

The first dog cafe in the country will open in New York’s East village in December 2017.

Source: holidogtime. com                                   2017-08-08

dog news dog sportSoggy dogs ride the waves at the annual Dog Surfing Championships

Held at Linda Mar Beach in Pacifica, California, dogs came by the dozen to show off their impressive surfing skills.

source:                                          2017-08-07

dog news dog rescuePup, pup and away! Veteran buys plane to transport shelter dogs to safety

Steklenski, a hobby pilot, started a nonprofit to fly endangered shelter dogs to happy foster homes.

Source:today. com                                               2017-08-06

dog news hero dogPet dog saves 10-year-old girl from being kidnapped by stranger on walk

A ten year old girl in America has reportedly been saved from kidnap after her dog attacked her assailant.

Source:                                  2017-08-05

dog news bomb-sniffing dogAmerica Is Running Out of Bomb-Sniffing Dogs

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