Westminster Kennel Club Show: Top 5 Dogs to Look Out For

Westminster Kennel Club Show: Top 5 Dogs to Look Out ForArticle from ABC News:It’s going to be dog-eat-dog at Madison Square Garden today, where more than 2,711 dogs representing 192 breeds and varieties will be competing for various awards at the Westminster Kennel Club Show. But only one pooch will win the top honor, Best in Show, Tuesday night. That special canine won’t be winning any prize money, but there’s rich breeding potential and a lifetime of prestige that comes with the title. Dog Lovers All Over World Log in to Watch Westminster Show Dogs Ready […] Continue Reading…

Seen At 11: Yale University Studying The Brain Of Man’s Best Friend

Seen At 11: Yale University Studying The Brain Of Man’s Best FriendArticle from CBS Local:NEW HAVEN, Conn. (CBSNewYork)  – Everybody thinks their dog is smart, but is your best friend ready for the Ivy League? Hundreds of dogs are being enrolled at Yale University to find out just how intelligent they really are, CBS2’s Maurice DuBois reported. At Yale University, dogs are captivated by a performance much like a puppet show for dogs. In one scene a rat puppet helps a hedgehog up a hill, in another, the rat knocks the hedgehog down. But what are they actually thinking? That’s […] Continue Reading…

Humane Society offers reward after one dog shot, another killed

Humane Society offers reward after one dog shot, another killedArticle from Columbus Dispatch:Home News Crime and Safety Columbus Dispatch
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Chula Vista Police Kill Dog After Attack Sends Two Men to HospitalArticle from NBC 7 San Diego: NEWSLETTERS Receive the latest local updates in your inbox Two men were sent to the hospital after they were bitten by a dog Sunday afternoon, according to Chula Vista Police Department. Police and firefighters arrived to […] Continue Reading…

Motorcyclist killed in collision with dog

Motorcyclist killed in collision with dogArticle from KTVB:KTVB, KTVB.COM 1:36 p.m. MST February 6, 2015 West Camas Street and Wild Phlox Way in Boise(Photo: KTVB) CONNECT KTVB
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Facing 1000 Miles Of Frigid Winds With Loyal Dogs And Willpower – NPRArticle from Facing 1000 Miles Of Frigid Winds With Loyal Dogs And Willpower – NPR:Saturday marks the start of the annual Yukon Quest International Sled Dog race, a 10-day journey from Whitehorse, Yukon, to Fairbanks, Alaska, 1,000 miles away. It’s not so much a race as a test of survival. […] Continue Reading…

Norfolk Police Chief: Force against NSU student was “unreasonable”

Norfolk Police Chief: Force against NSU student was “unreasonable”Article from 13newsnow.com:Army reservist allegedly attacked by Norfolk Police dog Marcella Robertson, 13News Now 3:38 p.m. EST January 29, 2015 London Colvin, 21, a student and Army reservist is missing a chunk of her leg after the incident Saturday night.(Photo: Family Photo) CONNECT 13newsnow.com
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Celebrities Search For Beverly Hills Dog Kidnapped By Pregnant WomanArticle from LAist:A member of NSYNC and a private detective are looking for this dog (Photo via Switch Boutique) There’s a $ 5,000 reward for […] Continue Reading…

Dog left chained up behind Walmart chews off paw

Dog left chained up behind Walmart chews off pawArticle from USA TODAY:Katrease Stafford, Detroit Free Press 7:21 a.m. EST January 23, 2015 This mixed-breed dog, now named Courtney, was left tied up Jan. 18, 2015, behind a Roseville, Md., Walmart, forcing it to chew off its paw as it tried to escape the bitter cold.(Photo: 4 Paws 1 Heart) 4810 CONNECT USA TODAY
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Police: Man walking dog hit by school bus in BostonArticle from WCVB Boston:A 50-year-old man was seriously injured when he was hit by a school […] Continue Reading…

York County deputies busted a dog fighting ring Wednesday afternoon.

York County deputies busted a dog fighting ring Wednesday afternoon.Article from WCNC: Dog fight busted in York County WCNC WCNC 11:32 a.m. EST January 22, 2015 James Rhodes, Johnny Moore, Charlina McKinney(Photo: Police) CONNECT WCNC
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Sac Metro Fire: Dog burned alive inside pet carrier – News10.netArticle from Sac Metro Fire: Dog burned alive inside pet carrier – News10.net:Sac Metro Fire: Dog burned alive inside pet carrier Sac Metro Fire: Dog burned alive inside pet carrier – News10.net
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Dog sniffs out puppies tied up in bag at East Bay park

Dog sniffs out puppies tied up in bag at East Bay parkArticle from SFGate:Kale William, San Francisco Chronicle By Kale Williams Published 5:25 pm, Tuesday, January 20, 2015 photo_prev_inline|article-gallery-6028495|article-gallery-6028495|0 photo_next_inline|article-gallery-6028495|article-gallery-6028495|0 continues on SFGate
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Reward Offered in Recent Dog ShootingsArticle from KKTV 11 News:Click Here to access the online Public Inspection File Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station’s FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC’s online […] Continue Reading…

That Viral Dog-Walking Ad That’s Being Passed Around? I Wrote It. Four Years …

That Viral Dog-Walking Ad That’s Being Passed Around? I Wrote It. Four Years …Article from Yahoo Tech: Me, in a past, alternate life. (Wikimedia) On Saturday night a friend sent me a link to a humorous advertisement for a dog-walker. It had been posted on Craigslist in Seattle earli…………………continues on Yahoo Tech
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Hernando toddler killed in dog attackArticle from WTSP 10 News:10 News Staff, WTSP 6:25 p.m. EST January 19, 2015 Picture of Declin Moss with his mother, Sheila.(Photo: Sheila Moss, Facebook) 2078 CONNECT WTSP 10 News
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Top 5 rarest breeds at Rose City Classic dog show (photos)

Top 5 rarest breeds at Rose City Classic dog show (photos)Article from OregonLive.com:Of the 3,000 dogs featured at the Rose City Classic dog show, about 1/3 of the 175 breeds represented are considered rare, according to Patti Strand, organizer of the event. Several of the rare breeds featured at the show are considered among breeders to be endangered, according to Strand. Breeds that lose their historic role are especially vulnerable, she said. “The fate of these breeds is in the hands of a small number of very dedicated breeders.” These are the top five most rare breeds represented at the show, according to Strand: […] Continue Reading…