NYC Woman’s Dog Survives Being Shot in the Mouth by Ex-Boyfriend Who Beat Her …

NYC Woman’s Dog Survives Being Shot in the Mouth by Ex-Boyfriend Who Beat Her …Article from ABC News:A year-old pit bull named Honey survived being shot point blank in the mouth by her owner’s ex-boyfriend during an argument at her Brooklyn apartment in New York City, according to Honey’s owner and a criminal court complaint. Honey’s owner, Asha Stringfield, 24, told ABC News today that she has a restraining order against her 47-year-old ex-boyfriend, Kenneth White, who she said attacked her after he got annoyed about the food she had at her house and jealous about another male friend […] Continue Reading…

Meet the Dog Investigators Say Helped Catch Ex-Subway Spokesman Jared Fogle

Meet the Dog Investigators Say Helped Catch Ex-Subway Spokesman Jared FogleArticle from ABC News:One of the key players to cracking the case against former Subway spokesman Jared Fogle has a keen sense of smell and four legs. His name is Bear and he’s a dog trained to sniff out electronic media devices, including a hidden flash drive that Assistant U.S. Attorney Steven Debrota said was vital to the investigation. The 2-year-old Labrador retriever helped find evidence at Fogle’s home in Zionsville, Indiana, when authorities raided the house in early July. Ex-Subway Spokesman Jared Fogle Agrees to Plead Guilty […] Continue Reading…

Caught on tape: Woman kicked off flight for not putting dog in carrier

Caught on tape: Woman kicked off flight for not putting dog in carrierArticle from CBS News: Woman arguing with a police officer about putting her dog in a dog carrier. CBS Chicago CHICAGO — A passenger on a United Express flight from Salt Lake City to Chicago captured the dramatic moments a woman in her 80s refused to put her dog in a carrier and was removed from the plane by police, reports CBS Chicago. A United spokesman told CBS Chicago the dog had snapped at the flight crew and prompted the pilot to request the […] Continue Reading…

DOG JUDGMENT: Show me your dog and I will rate it between 1 and 10

DOG JUDGMENT: Show me your dog and I will rate it between 1 and 10Article from SB Nation: 2/10, would not pet – Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports Dogs are great! Some dogs, however, are better than others. Let SB Nation’s preeminent dog expert rate your dog in the comments below. I love dogs. From the Westminster Dog Show to a sled dog nursery in the wilderness of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula to the strays of Baghdad, I have befriended thousands of dogs, almost all of whom were more likable than the average human. I have lived with […] Continue Reading…

Here Is the Biggest Reason You Love Your Dog

Here Is the Biggest Reason You Love Your DogArticle from TIME:Dogs’ Gaze: The Reason They Bond With Us TIME
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5 things to know about dog fluArticle from KOKI FOX 23:The large outbreak of dog flu in the Midwest has triggered fear among dog owners across the country. Over 1,000 dogs have become ill, and several dogs have died. Barkpost breaks down the dog flu outbreak by responding to the most common questions pet owners have. What is dog flu? Dog flu, also known as canine influenza, causes primarily respiratory issues. Symptoms, which […] Continue Reading…

Land of 10000 Stories: Elevator riding dog is nursing home ‘angel’

Land of 10000 Stories: Elevator riding dog is nursing home ‘angel’Article from KARE:Land of 10,000 Stories: Nala ‘works’ at the nursing home visiting all of her friends. Boyd Huppert, KARE 3:27 p.m. EDT April 13, 2015 Nala gets a hug from resident Ruth New. (Ben Garvin, KARE)(Photo: Ben Garvin, KARE) 4414 CONNECT KARE
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Local doggie daycare’s temporary closure prompts dog flu concernsArticle from WCNC:WCNC 6:20 p.m. EDT April 13, 2015 PetSmart temporarily closes in Cotswald(Photo: WCNC) CONNECT WCNC
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Retriever shot in head with arrow, wanders for 2 days

Retriever shot in head with arrow, wanders for 2 daysArticle from Detroit Free Press:Christina Hall, Detroit Free Press 5:05 p.m. EDT April 3, 2015 This  2-year-old flat-coated retriever wandered around for two days with an arrow sticking out of her head after she was shot by her owner with a crossbow, authorities say.  The arrow narrowly missed the dog’s brain and optic nerve. The Lapeer County Animal Control Office  is seeking felony animal cruelty charges against the dog’s owner, who told investigators that he shot the dog in the head with a crossbow after she allegedly attacked his other […] Continue Reading…

Riders Say Dog Viciously Attacked Horses In Trabuco Canyon

Riders Say Dog Viciously Attacked Horses In Trabuco CanyonArticle from CBS Local:TRABUCO CANYON (CBSLA.com) — Three women are trying to track down the owner of a dog that attacked their Icelandic horses during a ride Friday in O’Neill Regional Park, a popular hiking spot nestled in Trabuco Canyon. Rider Sandie Weaver tells CBS2/KCAL9’s Laurie Perez that at around noon a large dog was running off leash when it came up and started biting the horses’ legs. She thinks it was a boxer-pitbull mix and weighed around 95 pounds. She says the attack was unprovoked and went on for at […] Continue Reading…

Officer shoots dog near elementary school

Officer shoots dog near elementary schoolArticle from WJXT Jacksonville:JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A dog that had been roaming near Crystal Springs Elementary School on Friday was shot by a police officer at a home near the school, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. Administrators at the Westside school on Hammond Boulevard called police about the dog, a pit bull, which had gotten loose from its home on Crystal Springs Road and was seen near the school bus stop. The officers responding to the call found the dog and kept an eye on it while they waited for animal control to […] Continue Reading…

‘Abandoned’ Dog Chasing Pickup Truck to Be Up for Adoption Soon

‘Abandoned’ Dog Chasing Pickup Truck to Be Up for Adoption SoonArticle from ABC News: World News Videos | US News Videos Copy The dog that went viral after it was allegedly abandoned and caught on video chasing a pickup truck down a busy highway in Slidell, Louisiana, is now in safe hands…………………continues on ABC News
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Woman accused of demanding money for dog’s return in DurhamArticle from WTVD-TV:DURHAM (WTVD) — From the social media hashtag #BringBellaBack to criminal charges, the […] Continue Reading…