Stray dog guards dead puppy’s grave in Georgia cemetery
Article from New York Daily News:
A heartbroken stray dog refused to leave the Georgia cemetery where she buried her dead puppy, according to the teen who spotted the scene.
Hunter Cone, a 15-year-old photographer, was taking pictures in Savannah’s Laurel Grove North Cemetery on Tuesday when he saw the dog standing by the body of a deceased puppy.
He and his mother Jennifer Cone tried to feed the grieving pup, but she ran off.
“She wouldn’t let us get within seven feet of her,” Hunter told the Daily News. “She wasn’t aggressive. She didn’t bark at us or anything.”
Hunter returned on Wednesday with a group of people. They saw that the pooch had apparently buried the puppy in a nearby location and was watching over the grave.
Attempts to lure the dog were unsuccessful.
WSBTV The mourning pup’s story has gained national attention. WSBTV The dog appears to be guarding the body of her dead puppy, according to the teen who is leading the charge to rescue her.
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Midlothian chief: I wasn’t serious when I said I’d shoot police dog
Article from Chicago Tribune:
Midlothian’s police chief said Sunday that he wasn’t being serious when he made comments last month that he might shoot the department’s police dog.
Chief Harold Kaufman said the comments, which were made public over the weekend, followed the resignation of the suburban department’s K9 officer, who had quit the day before Christmas Eve.
Kaufman said his words, which he said Sunday were out of line, reflected his exasperation in trying to find a new hom…………………continues on Chicago Tribune