ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has apologized to an Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race musher whose dog died at a checkpoint.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say copper thieves may be to blame for the death of a dog that was electrocuted when he stepped on an electrified utility box cover in a Los Angeles park.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The daughter of former astronaut Mark Kelly was walking her dog Shiner on Goff Island Beach when the dog bolted, ripping the leash from her hand and fatally attacking a beached baby sea lion.
Tessa, the dog was dumped at an L.A. city shelter by her owners at the beginning of January. But thanks to a regimen of both Western and Eastern medical treatments, you could say that she’s the comeback kid. Watch the video here.
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City dog has undergone emergency surgery to remove more than 100 pennies from his stomach. The New York Daily News reports that a Jack Russell terrier named Jack swallowed 111 pennies last week and quickly became ill.
CHICAGO (AP) – Can’t get rid of that paunch? A Chicago-area gym suggests working out with your pooch. Watch a video here.
NEW YORK (AP) — A dog owner says she thinks there’s a chance her prized pet was deliberately poisoned while competing at the Westminter Kennel Club show, causing it to die several days later.
LONDON (AP) — Dog owners who refuse to fit Fido with a microchip may someday find themselves fetching a hefty fine, the British government said Wednesday.
NEW YORK (AP) — The American Kennel Club says the Labrador Retriever is the nation’s most popular dog for the 22nd straight year — for attributes that range from family-friendly pet to search-and-rescue nose.
Last week it was only a video on YouTube featuring a yellow lab puppy trying to get down a flight of stairs. Now with over 2.4 million views, the video of Daisy The Puppy has become a mainstay with her adult mother giving her encouragement.
EUREKA, Calif. (AP) – A couple died and their 16-year-old son went missing after being swept into sea in Northern California while trying to save their dog, authorities said Sunday. The family was at Big […]
Meet an extraordinary Border collie and other dogs that are changing our view of canine intelligence. New discoveries are revealing that “man’s best friend” is smarter than we ever thought, with a brain that resembles […]