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From puppies to Santa Claus, beware of the 12 scams of Christmas

Appleton Post CrescentAppleton Post Crescent - Dec 11, 2017
Scammers don't take the holidays off. On the contrary, it's one of their busiest times of the year. They're targeting people who are caught up in the giving spirit of the holiday season. And they'll use Santa Claus, Christmas cards, charities, gift ...  

Dog Breeding

Culpeper commissioners recommend dog breeding operation
Fredericksburg.com - Nov 16, 2017

Despite protests and concerns expressed by members of the Culpeper Humane Society, the Culpeper County Planning Commission Wednesday voted to recommend that the Board of Supervisors approve a dog breeding operation just off Kibler Road in Stevensburg ...  

Dog Grooming

Matted Dog Becomes a Whole New Woman Thanks to Loving Shelter Grooming Session

PEOPLE.comPEOPLE.com - Dec 7, 2017
A pedicure can make you feel like a princess, so Holland must have come out of her masterful makeover feeling like the Queen of the Universe. This Cinderella story starts with the required grim beginning. Not too long ago, Holland was surrendered at an ...  

Dog Training

Sit Means Sit of SWFL dog training tips for pet owners

Fox 4Fox 4 - Dec 8, 2017
LEE COUNTY, Fla.-- If you're a dog owner, you know how hard it may be to get them to listen. Alexis Foreman of Sit Means Sit dog training in SWFL has some tips to get your dog to behave. She says to stop a dog from jumping, teach them about giving ...  

Dog Names

2017 wrap up: Here were the most popular dog names in 2017

AOLAOL - Dec 7, 2017
2017 wrap up: Here were the most popular dog names in 2017. Aol.com Editors. Dec 7th 2017 11:57AM. Rover has announced its annual list of most popular dog names for the year. The nation's largest network of pet sitters, dog walkers and pet-related ...  

Dog Show

Savannah Kennel Club hosts annual dog show | WSAV-TV

WSAV-TVWSAV-TV - Dec 10, 2017
[anvplayer video="WSAV:1710100"] SAVANNAH, Ga., (WSAV) -- The Savannah Kennel Club hosted their annual dog show this weekend. This year, they have a lot of new tricks and a new venue at The Barn at Red Gate Farm. More than 600 dogs of all breeds and ...  

Dog Problems

Wild dog alert: Satellites alert controllers when traps triggered

The Weekly TimesThe Weekly Times - Nov 19, 2017
Mr Henry invented his Ezy2c leg-hold trap after visiting a friend at Ensay, who had wild dog problems, as well as talking to trappers. “They told me their biggest issue was getting around to check their traps,” he said. But it's not a cheap option ...  

Greyhound Racing

Editorial: Drugging report shows time to end dog racing in Florida

Naples Daily NewsNaples Daily News - Dec 13, 2017
It's past time for Florida lawmakers to bring greyhound racing to its finish line in the state. There is a possibility registered voters will have an opportunity to end dog racing in November 2018 when proposed revisions to the Florida Constitution go ...  


L'affenpinscher, un chien très facile à vivre

HyperassurHyperassur - Nov 10, 2017
Pesant de 4 à 6 kilos selon qu'il s'agit d'un mâle ou d'une femelle et mesurant de 25 à 30cm, l'Affenpinscher est de couleur noire avec quelques taches éparses tolérées. Sa tête est ronde et ses traits sont très marqués, l'apparentant à un petit singe ...  

Afghan Hound

Scientists Make Even More Clones of Snuppy, the First ...

InverseInverse - Nov 22, 2017
Snuppy the Afghan hound, the world's first cloned dog, died 13 days after his 10th birthday in 2015, but his genetic legacy lives on in three cloned p...  

Airedale Terrier

Colorado's ski rescue dogs are the real-life Paw Patrol

FOX31 DenverFOX31 Denver - Dec 6, 2017
Lori Spence of Aspen Skiing Company works with her own avalanche puppy, Labrador retriever Meka, on Aspen Highlands, and heads up the avalanche dog program across three of the company's mountains — Snowmass, Aspen Mountain (where an Airedale terrier ...  

Alaskan Malamute

Headed for the big time: Local handler invited to Westminster Dog ...

Tremonton LeaderTremonton Leader - Dec 6, 2017
Justin Scofield and his grandmother, Leneia Rogowski, pose with Watson the Alaskan malamute and the Best Junior Handler award Scofield won earlier this year from the Mount Ogden Kennel Club. Scofield and Watson will travel to New York in February to ...  

American Bulldog

Warren class builds character

Marietta TimesMarietta Times - Dec 12, 2017
ERIN O'NEILL The Marietta Times Students in Warren Middle School teacher Josie Bintz's character group were visited by Sammi, an 8-year-old American bulldog who is currently at the Humane Society of the Ohio Valley. The students raised money to buy ...  

American Eskimo Dog

For some Californians, it's bring your dog to work day every day

AOLAOL - Jun 8, 2017
Dogs are going to work in California, literally, as more and more tech companies are encouraging employees to bring their pups to the office. At Gumgum, founder and CEO Ophir Tanz's American Eskimo dog greets employees when they arrive at the office ...  

American Foxhound

Team Joy Brings Special Persona to National Dog Show

American Kennel Club (blog)American Kennel Club (blog) - Nov 13, 2017
Faith and Hope, a Doberman Pinscher, Sophia and Bobby, an American Foxhound, Julia and Glory Be, an American Foxhound, Emma and Cash, a Norwegian Buhund, pose in the benching area at the 2016 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. Photo courtesy Westminster ...  

American Pit Bull Terrier

Pit Bull Mauls Elderly Woman to Death Near Chicago: Reports

The Epoch TimesThe Epoch Times - Dec 12, 2017
According to the American Pit Bull Foundation, “there are many myths surrounding the American Pit Bull Terrier and hopefully after reading this article you'll become an advocate for spreading the truth.” It says: “It is reported on temperament tests ...  

American Staffordshire Terrier

Request made to change Alma's vicious dog ordinance

The Morning SunThe Morning Sun - Nov 19, 2017
A “pit bull” is defined in the ordinance as breeds such as a Bull Terrier, Staffordshire Bull Terrier, American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier, or dogs of mixed breed or other breeds which are known as pit bulls, pit bulldogs or pit ...  

American Water Spaniel

Pets, Pets, Pets
Babylon Beacon - Nov 30, 2017

A New London physician, Dr. Fred J. Pfeifer, is credited with developing and standardizing the American Water Spaniel and working to secure United Kennel Club registration for it in 1920. The American Kennel Club recognized the breed in 1940 ...  

Anatolian Shepherd Dog

Gastonia's top dog

Gaston GazetteGaston Gazette - Dec 5, 2017
Gastonia resident Amy Kotula and her 107-pound Anatolian Shepherd Dog “Kudzu” have logged more than 800 hours training for competitions up and down the East Coast. They often spend seven days a week at the dog park at George Poston Park in Lowell and ...  

Australian Shepherd

Inside Homes: The Vice President's Residence | Washington Life ...

Washington Life MagazineWashington Life Magazine - Dec 5, 2017
Second Lady Karen Pence personalizes One Observatory Circle while paying homage to the house's past inhabitants. Second Lady Mrs. Pence with the family's Australian shepherd, Harley, sits on the veranda at One Observatory Circle. Photo by Tony Powell ...  

Australian Terrier

Costing more than a slab of beer, new Ipswich dog park opens

The Queensland TimesThe Queensland Times - Dec 13, 2017
Australian Terrier, Trek, aged five, at the Sarah Drive Yamanto off-leash dog park. Hayden Johnson. The new park will host the trial of the Ipswich City Council's new dog code of conduct. "It's to talk more about keeping your eye on the dog, being ...  


Basenji and Tkay Maidza have unleashed a potential summer anthem!

Stoney RoadsStoney Roads - Nov 17, 2017
After avoiding the spotlight for some time, Basenji is back with full force, dropping one sweet piece of ear candy after another. Not long after the release of his fun Electro-Pop release 'Don't Let Go' earlier in the year, Basenji has delivered this ...  

Basset Griffon Vendeen

Go West-minster, Young Mastiff

Huffington PostHuffington Post - Feb 18, 2017
Afghans, Bassett, Coonhounds, Deerhounds, Borzoi, Greyhound, Otterhound, Pharoah, Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen, Saluki and Whippet. My favorite? That old gentle giant, the Irish Wolfhound. Karen Goodell. Irish Wolfhounds Stuart & Kaviar (Owner: Karen ...  

Basset Hound

Max's Mission: Basset Hound Peanut, 8, would make perfect pet for ...

NBC4i.comNBC4i.com - Dec 3, 2017
This week, Hattie and Max stopped by Columbus Dog Connection to meet Peanut, an 8-year-old svelte Basset Hound from Florida.  


VIDEO: Escape Artist Beagle Inspires Adoption Calls from Across the Country

PEOPLE.comPEOPLE.com - Dec 4, 2017
VIDEO: Escape Artist Beagle Inspires Adoption Calls from Across the Country. Subscribe · PetHero · Dogs · Cats · Adoption · Funny Videos · Celeb Pets · Subscribe · Home · News · Watch PEN · Photos · Videos · Subscribe · Subscribe · Print Magazine ...  

Bearded Collie

Inaugural Westminster Gives Back Dog Rescue Awards Announced
Pet Age - Nov 17, 2017

The Westminster Kennel Club announces its inaugural Westminster Gives Back Dog Rescue Awards of $5,000 each to American Kennel Club (AKC)-recognized national breed clubs engaged in dog rescue activities. The first three winners are the Bearded Collie ...  


Le Gala du mérite sportif beauceron se rajeunit pour sa 40e édition

L'Éclaireur ProgrèsL'Éclaireur Progrès - Dec 1, 2017
De gauche à droite, le président du conseil d'administration du Gala du mérite sportif, Louis-Patrice Roy, le vice-président, Jean-Louis Lemieux, ainsi que les administrateurs, Éric Deblois, Vincent Boily et Christian Duval. Crédit photo : L'Éclaireur ...  

Bedlington Terrier

The Original Bedlington Terrier

Sport.co.ukSport.co.uk - Nov 14, 2017
The Original Bedlington Terrier. We have now got used to the faux "Bedlington Terrier" constantly posting on Clarets Mad, but unfortunately he is not the real Monty. The one and only original "Bedlington Terrier" was the diminutive, fierce tackling ...  


Bergamasco thrilled with showing

The HinduThe Hindu - Nov 23, 2017
The presence of seven of its boxers in the semifinals may have earned India its best-ever showing in the World youth women's boxing championship, but foreign coach Raffael Bergamasco is too superstitious to predict anything about the last two rounds ...  

Bernese Mountain Dog

Bernese Mountain Dog Receives 3D Printed Patient-Specific Implant

3DPrint.com3DPrint.com - Nov 27, 2017
Humans are the only animals that take on pets and the profound connections that we develop with our animal companions mean that we want to do everything in our power to keep them happy and healthy. We do this not just because we want it for them, but ...  

Bichon Frise

Man arrested for abuse of elderly Bichon Frise
WLNE-TV (ABC6) - Nov 29, 2017

COVENTRY, R.I. (WLNE) — A man has been arrested after his 14-year-old Bichon Frise was presented to veterinary officials in poor condition. Michael Almeida, of Coventry, brought his dog, named Chloe, to the State Veterinary Specialists (OSVS) on ...  

Black And Tan Coonhound

Newbury Man Honors Vermont Hunting Legacy

Valley NewsValley News - Sep 17, 2017
Butch Spear, a bear hunter, walks with Lil Girl, a Black and Tan Coonhound, as she sniffs the scent of a potential bear during a hunt on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, in woods near Newbury, Vt. "These are the best dogs I've ever had," Spear said. (Valley ...  

Black Russian Terrier

Furry Friday: Wind in their tails

Stuff.co.nzStuff.co.nz - Nov 9, 2017
I think Cossack is the first Black Russian Terrier we've had on Furry Friday. Monk checks out the very latest in beach debris. Ciccio in the shallows, deep in concentration. Whatever's there, Zinny's going to find it. That's one happy tail! Different ...  


South Fayette police seek name for new bloodhound pup

CBS Pittsburgh / KDKATribune-Review - Dec 3, 2017
The long-faced new pup is a female bloodhound, specifically chosen to provide a niche service to the area, said South Fayette police Chief John Phoennik. “We are referring to her as a scent-tracking dog,” Phoennik said. “We chose a bloodhound because ...  

Border Collie

Panting painter: Chloe the border collie creates works of art for good causes this holiday season

WCPOWCPO - Dec 11, 2017
WEST CHESTER TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- If you saw Chloe in one of the West Chester parks near her home -- a sleek, black-and-white border collie, twirling, jumping and weaving on command around the legs of her owner, 26-year-old Ashley Kallay -- you'd think ...  

Border Terrier

Adorable snap shows Murray the border terrier riding bike

Deadline NewsDeadline News - Nov 14, 2017
AN adorable snap of a pooch riding a pink toddler's bike has sent dog lovers on the internet into meltdown. The picture of Murray the border terrier – named after tennis legend Sir Andy Murray – shows the dog perched in a weirdly human-like position on ...  


Bookshelf: 'Wild'

Chico Enterprise-RecordChico Enterprise-Record - Dec 9, 2017
The story follows a poignant rhyme sequence and is very cleverly written, as the wild child makes her way back to the woods where she truly belongs. A Borzoi dog and fluffy domestic cat follow her back from the city to the woods, as they too take on an ...  

Boston Terrier

Boston Terrier pup winning hearts with hilarious photos of food coloring debacle

KMSP-TVKMSP-TV - Nov 30, 2017
(FOX 11) - This is what can happen when you leave a 4-month-old sweet Boston Terrier pup home alone for only an hour. 'Kitty Smalls' is the cutest and sweetest puppy who never does anything wrong until now. Her mom, Liesel Bean posted to Instagram the ...  

Bouvier Des Flandres

Linda Dorian: Facing transitions with grace

The West Volusia BeaconThe West Volusia Beacon - Nov 10, 2017
She may not treasure these as much as I do. My law-school friend Nancy, a devoted dog-lover who lost her husband 14 years ago, recently had to put down Hugo, her beloved bouvier des Flandres. She held him as he took his last peaceful breaths. Nancy and ...  

Bracco Italiano

Bracco Italiano

DogTimeDogTime - Jan 30, 2011
In his native Italy, the Bracco Italiano is known as a hunting dog breed, but he's also gaining notice as a sweet and affectionate family companion. With his long ears, droopy lips, and soulful expression, the Bracco Italiano has a distinctive look. He ...  


Community rallies for autistic child

Milton Daily StandardMilton Daily Standard - Dec 7, 2017
Soon thereafter, she saw a social media post about Ry-Con Briard Service Dogs, a North Carolina organization which trains and provides service dogs to assist children diagnosed with autism. “I researched it, got in contact with the owner, Mark Mathis ...  

Bull Terrier

Cold Noses: Adoptable Pets of the Week

Florida Times-UnionFlorida Times-Union - Dec 8, 2017
Sandra is a 2-year-old female miniature bull terrier and Boston terrier mix (ID no. A022335). She has heartworms but is sweet, affectionate and well-mannered, loves treats and walks well on a leash. She needs adoption or rescue by Dec. 19 or faces ...  


Bulldog mascot collapses, dies during campus festival

St. Augustine RecordSt. Augustine Record - Dec 7, 2017
SMITHFIELD, R.I. — A college campus in Rhode Island is in mourning after its bulldog mascot collapsed and died during a campus festival. Bryant University President Ron Machtley announced on Thursday that the mascot, named Ironclad Tupper I, died ...  


Mifflinburg man's bullmastiff a winner at National Dog Show

Sunbury Daily ItemSunbury Daily Item - Nov 22, 2017
Giuseppe Mazzamuto and his bullmastiff, "Max." The now-retired show dog won Best in Breed at the National Dog Show in 2016. Its half-brother, "Sam," took the honors this year. Eric Scicchitano. Mifflinburg man's bullmastiff a winner at National Dog ...  

Cairn Terrier

Look At All These Adoptable Dogs at Dallas Animal Services

D MagazineD Magazine - Dec 1, 2017
Max, a Cairn Terrier & Mixed Breed Mix, is “good in a home with other dogs, cats, children.” Thousands of dogs are put down in Dallas County every year. One way to help, assuming you're a responsible pet owner with the time and inclination to care for ...  

Canaan Dog

9000-Year-Old Evidence of Israel's Canaan Dog Discovered in Saudi Arabia

Breaking Israel NewsBreaking Israel News - Nov 26, 2017
Today, they are pets and guard dogs, with about 2,000-5,000 purebred Canaan dogs in the world, approximately 1,000 of which live in Israel. But according to ancient petroglyphs discovered carved in rock faces in Shuwaymis and Jubbah, desert regions in ...  

Cane Corso

Dog with cleft lip lingered in shelter, gets new life as therapy pet

MLive.comMLive.com - Dec 12, 2017
She remembers the wonderment on her boys' faces when she recently brought home a Cane Corso puppy with a cleft lip and palate. "The day that I brought home Rocko, my kids looked at me and said, 'Mom, that dog is special just like me.' "If my boys can ...  

Cardigan Welsh Corgi

Top dogs: Waterloo facility trains some of country's best agility dogs

Waterloo Cedar Falls CourierWaterloo Cedar Falls Courier - Oct 25, 2017
Marti, an 8-year-old cardigan Welsh corgi, runs an agility course at the K9 Playhouse in Waterloo. Marti is the American Kennel Club No. 1 Welsh corgi in the country in agility. MATTHEW PUTNEY PHOTOS, COURIER PHOTO EDITOR. 102417mp-Agility-dogs-K9 ...  

Carolina Dog

Dog gets on South Carolina school bus, bites driver
WSOC Charlotte - Nov 29, 2017

Dog gets on South Carolina school bus, bites driver http://www.wsoctv.com/news/south-carolina/dog-gets-on-south-carolina-school-bus-bites-driver/655881683. LANCASTER, S.C. (AP) - Officials say a fast-acting school bus driver has been bitten by a dog ...  

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel puppies try the stairs

Boing BoingBoing Boing - Nov 7, 2017
These healthy chews are made of salmon, and come in sizes and consistencies that both my dogs can enjoy! Read the rest · SHARE / TWEET / 13 COMMENTS · cavalier king charles spaniel / chewy snacks for dogs / dog chews / dogs / FEED ME SEYMOUR / great ...  

Cesky Terrier

Navy veteran with terminal ovarian cancer competes at Westminster dog show for the last time with her Cesky Terrier ...

Daily MailDaily Mail - Feb 15, 2016
Navy veteran with terminal ovarian cancer competes at Westminster dog show for the last time with her Cesky Terrier Hector. Loren Marino, 42, was diagnosed with leukemia and ovarian cancer; She is forgoing treatment in hopes that she can maintain ...  

Chesapeake Bay Retriever

KC events Dec. 14-20: 'Charlie Brown Christmas,' Dickens Carolers, Irreplaceables

Kansas City StarKansas City Star - Dec 12, 2017
17. 800-745-3000. Tickets are $16-$55 through kcmavericks.com. “Chesapeake”. Opens 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 19, at Unicorn Theatre. The Chesapeake in the title at least partially refers to a Chesapeake Bay retriever, who is at the center of the plot of ...  


Grumpy Chihuahua Loves His Wobbly Little Brother | The Dodo ...

Green Valley NewsGreen Valley News - Dec 6, 2017
Grumpy Chihuahua Loves His Wobbly Little Brother | This senior Chihuahua is a grumpy old man and does NOT like other dogs — but he has a soft spot for.  

Chow Chow

Sad chow chow pup misses her human mom so much, all she can do is cry about it

MashableMashable - Nov 20, 2017
An adorable chow chow was super bummed due to the three-week absence of her loving pet parent. To cheer the pup up, the woman's daughter set up a FaceTime call, but it just wasn't enough to mend the pooch's aching heart. We don't blame her, though ...  

Clumber Spaniel

Why we love the gentle and patrician Clumber spaniel

Country LifeCountry Life - Oct 28, 2017
For the Clumber spaniel, 2017 has been a year to celebrate. The fortunes of these handsome, muscular, lemon- and orange-marked white gundogs have languished since the Second World War. Annual puppy registrations currently hover around the 200 mark. By ...  

Coton de Tulear

Holiday Gifts for BFFs: Best Furry Friends

Florida TodayFlorida Today - Nov 30, 2017
Endlessly charming Furby lives to love and be loved, so it's not surprising that the three-year-old Coton de Tulear will find plenty of holiday goodies under the Christmas tree. “At Christmas, he has presents and a stocking,” said Furby's human, Greg ...  

Curly Coated Retriever

Steve Merchant retiring after 30 years at Minnesota DNR

Minneapolis Star TribuneMinneapolis Star Tribune - Dec 10, 2017
He's raised five English setters and a curly-coated retriever named Jammer — his first hunting dog. “You could walk out your door into grouse woods,” Merchant said of his undergraduate years. Before he transitioned to Minnesota, Merchant earned a ...  


Why did the cowboy buy a dachshund?
Mulletwrapper - Dec 5, 2017

Michael and his wife live in Minnesota. One winter morning while listening to WCCO, they hear the announcer say, “We are going to have 8 to 10 inches of snow today. You must park your car on the even numbered side of the street, so the snowplow can get ...  


Title-winning Dalmatian, Taco, supports Laurel Police Department ...

Baltimore SunBaltimore Sun - Dec 6, 2017
Taco's owner, Laurel resident Linda Davis, collected donations from his supporters and presented $714 to the Laurel Police Department's breast cancer awareness campaign, the Pink Patch Project, for METAvivor research and support.  

Dandie Dinmont Terrier

Dandie Dinmont breed's 'founding father' celebrated

BBC NewsBBC News - Jun 1, 2017
The 175th anniversary of the birth of the modern-day father of one of the world's rarest dog breeds is being celebrated in the Scottish Borders. Every Dandie Dinmont terrier can trace its ancestry back to Old Ginger, born on Selkirk's Haining estate in ...  


Get to Know the Scottish Deerhound: Hound of the Moors

Dogster.comDogster.com - Nov 23, 2015
The Scottish Deerhound is often confused with the Irish Wolfhound. The Wolfhound is much heavier bodied, however. The Deerhound has more of a Greyhound-like build with an arched backline and more narrow build and head. The Deerhound is an ancient breed ...  

Doberman Pinscher

Pets Fur People Pet of the Week
Tyler Morning Telegraph - Dec 2, 2017

Hank is available for adoption at the Humane Society's Pets Fur People in Tyler. He looks like a Doberman pinscher. Hank is 3 years old and weighs 45 pounds. He's very gentle and is very well behaved. Hank enjoys the company of other dogs as well as ...  

Dogue de Bordeaux

My Pet: Happy memories of Lucylou live on

Independent.ieIndependent.ie - Nov 26, 2017
My beautiful Dogue de Bordeaux Lucylou died very suddenly on August 17. She was 10 years old. I cannot describe how devastating her loss has been to me. The only consolation is that I was with her at the time, she wasn't alone. It would have been ...  

English Pointer

Eric Atherton: Long day afield has some shining moments

Post-BulletinPost-Bulletin - Dec 2, 2017
Todd's English pointer, Gambel, died unexpectedly two months ago, so it would be up to my short-legged Lab to sweep the hundreds of acres of grass, brush and sloughs that stretched before us. A bad beginning. Things didn't start well. After half an ...  

English Setter

Santa comes early for four-legged friends in Dartmouth

SouthCoastToday.comSouthCoastToday.com - Dec 12, 2017
Justin and Cheryl St. Pierre of New Bedford visited Santa and Mrs. Claus to snap a photo of Danner, a handsome English setter that the couple is fostering for the Above and Beyond English Setter Rescue, a Pennsylvania-based shelter that rescues the ...  

English Springer Spaniel

Twenty-Five Years Ago: Siouxland Habitat for Humanity Buys First House

Sioux City Journal (blog)Sioux City Journal (blog) - Dec 10, 2017
St. Nick: A six-month-old beautiful brown and white English springer spaniel enriched The Journal's Goodfellow Fund by $830 at Saturday's Little Yellow Dog Auction at the Sheraton-Warrior Inn. Dean Daniels, president of the Sioux City Grain Exchange ...  

Finnish Lapphund

Dogs of Montreal: Meet Orion

Montreal GazetteMontreal Gazette - Aug 18, 2017
Orion the Finnish Lapphund is often mistaken for a German Shepherd puppy while he is out on walks in Westmount. Paul Labonté, Special to the Montreal Gazette. Published on: August 18, 2017 | Last Updated: August 18, 2017 8:00 AM EDT. On a rainy morning ...  

Finnish Spitz

Everett dog owners hope for the best at Westminster show

The Daily HeraldThe Daily Herald - Feb 10, 2017
A “sight hound,” the Finnish spitz is the national dog of Finland. Once near extinction, the breed is known for its high-pitched bark — 100 barks per minute — useful to corner or tree birds or animals. The breed competes in the United States in the ...  

Flat Coated Retriever

Lucas County Dogs for Adoption: 11/23

Toledo BladeToledo Blade - Nov 23, 2017
Flat-coated retriever mix, black and gray female; stray picked up Nov. 2 by a control officer at 3627 Secor Rd., Toledo. Rough collie mix, black and tan male; stray taken to shelter Nov. 6 by Caitlin O'Shea, Seaman Road, Oregon, from Dorr Street ...  

French Bulldog

Carrie Fisher's beloved French bulldog has a cameo in 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

New York Daily NewsNew York Daily News - Dec 7, 2017
"Gary is like my heart," Fisher said. "Gary is very devoted to me and that calms me down.” (Robin Marchant/Getty Images for Tribeca Film Fe). BY Ariel Scotti. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Updated: Thursday, December 7, 2017, 7:48 PM. Carrie Fisher and her ...  

German Pinscher

Rescue Ranch Pooch Profile: Meet Carson

Siskiyou Daily NewsSiskiyou Daily News - Nov 7, 2017
Carson is a miniature German Pinscher currently available for adoption from Rescue Ranch in Yreka. A little about Carson's background. Carson is a miniature German Pinscher currently available for adoption from Rescue Ranch in Yreka. He was recently ...  

German Shepherd Dog

No charges filed in death of sick dog
The Republic - Dec 8, 2017

Riley weighed 43 pounds, compared to a normal, healthy German shepherd of his age which would weigh 95 to 100 pounds, said Joanie Zupan, who owns Indiana GSD (German Shepherd Dog) and Siberian Husky Rescue located about 60 miles northwest of Columbus ...  

German Shorthaired Pointer

Macie and me: German shorthaired pointer helps with hunt

Chronicle TelegramChronicle Telegram - Dec 8, 2017
I've been to enough pheasant releases on public land with my dog to feel unsafe. People and dogs are everywhere with shots flying in multiple directions. I've seen birds destroyed from concurrent shots from multiple guns. I've witnessed arguments on ...  

German Wirehaired Pointer

Cotton Cluster Dog Show

The Decatur DailyThe Decatur Daily - Nov 11, 2017
Katniss, a German Wirehaired Pointer, rode all the way from Atlanta to be at the Cotton Cluster show for dogs on Saturday. [CHRIS SHIMEK/DECATUR DAILY]. Chris Shimek/Decatur Daily. D171113 Cotton Cluster. Buy Now. A Shih Tzu named Martini has her hair ...  

Giant Schnauzer

'Maddie' wins heart of wife who said 'no more dogs'; send us your pet rescue stories

cleveland.comcleveland.com - Nov 21, 2017
Maddie is considered small for a Giant Schnauzer, the result of becoming malnourished. CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio -- Eleven years ago. after having to put down our dog Mac, my wife and I decided we were not going to have any more dogs. Our house, now empty ...  

Glen Of Imaal Terrier

Nine rare Irish puppies born just in time for St. Patrick's Day

Chicago Daily HeraldChicago Daily Herald - Mar 17, 2017
About seven years ago, Theresa Nesbitt traveled to Ireland never expecting to fall in love. But that's what happened when a Glen of Imaal terrier, a rare Irish breed, captured her heart. Nesbitt was walking down a street in Greystones, a town in County ...  

Golden Retriever

These 3000 golden retrievers could help all dogs live longer, healthier lives

The Denver PostThe Denver Post - Dec 14, 2017
Piper, a 4-year-old golden retriever in Chicago, gets far more scrutiny than that. Her annual checkup this month took three hours. Her flaxen hair was trimmed and bagged, her toenails clipped and kept, her bodily fluids collected. Everything was ...  


Veteran's service dog, a Muppet-like Goldendoodle named Ozzy, sick and missing

The News JournalThe News Journal - Nov 9, 2017
Though Bilyou's yard is effectively fenced for the corgis, it's not high enough to stop a Goldendoodle, but because of his training, Ozzy had never jumped it before. STORY: Delaware City argument about veteran's service dog goes viral. But that day ...  

Gordon Setter

Get to Know the Gordon Setter: The Hunter of the Scottish Moors

Dogster.comDogster.com - May 23, 2016
The Gordon Setter may be confused with the Irish Setter, English Setter, or Irish Red and White Setter, but the Gordon is always black and tan. It is also the largest of the setters and carries the most coat. Setters probably arose from land spaniels ...  

Great Dane

Great Dane mix is happy-go-lucky | NJ.com

NJ.comNJ.com - Dec 1, 2017
BERKELEY HEIGHTS -- Norbit is a 4-month-old Great Dane mix in the care of Home For Good Dog Rescue. Described by volunteers as "quiet and reserved," Norbit gets along well with cats and both large and small dogs. Norbit is working on his housebreaking ...  

Greater Swiss Mountain Dog

Commercial Township's Skye brings home the ribbons

Vineland Daily JournalVineland Daily Journal - Nov 22, 2017
When not “working” at his day job as Commercial Township School District's therapy dog,​ ​Skye​, a Greater Swiss Mountain Dog, is busy winning ribbons at dog shows! He recently competed at the National Dog Show in Oaks, Pa., where won Best of Breed ...  


NJ Greyhound Adoption Program hosts meet and greet at PetValu

NJ.comNJ.com - Dec 7, 2017
New Jersey Greyhound Adoption Program (NJGAP) will host a greyhound Meet & Greet on Saturday, Dec. 9 at PetValu in the Flemington Circle Shopping Center, 276 Rts 202/31, Flemington from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. NJGAP volunteers and their dogs will be there to ...  

Griffon Bruxellois

International custody battle over LA dog ends as ex-couple settles lawsuit over 'Crumpet'
Los Angeles Times - Sep 22, 2017

The Brussels Griffon breed, also known as Griffon Bruxellois, is a stock of toy dog named for Brussels, Belgium. Wallace and Wells dated from August 2008 until May 2013 and lived together in Toronto, according to his suit. In April 2012, Wells said she ...  


Puppy brings laughter to little girl with brain cancer

NorthJersey.comNorthJersey.com - Dec 4, 2017
“We wanted to see what he looked like,” said Reyes. Lyana planned to consult with her twin brother, George, and her 12-year-old sister, Hennessey, before settling on a name. DeCando said the puppy, an 8-month old Havanese, was donated by a woman he ...  


Neuer Giftköder:Hundehalter in Angst

Merkur.deMerkur.de - Dec 14, 2017
Am nächsten Tag durfte der Hovawart wieder heim. Die Hundebesitzerin im Rückblick auf das Ereignis: „Meine Brenta hatte nochmal Riesenglück, vor allem weil sie vorher noch was gefressen hatte. Sonst hätte das Gift wesentlich schneller gewirkt.“ Im ...  

Hungarian Vizsla

Man and Hungarian vizsla run speedy 15:26 at Frosty 5K

Canadian Running Magazine (blog)Canadian Running Magazine (blog) - Mar 6, 2017
Jessey The Elf, who notes that he legally changed his name and had his ears pointed in 2015, and his partner Tim Buxbaum, who is a marathoner himself, got the Hungarian vizsla one year ago in March. The canine began running when he was five months old ...  

Ibizan Hound

Title-winning Dalmatian, Taco, supports Laurel Police Department

Baltimore SunBaltimore Sun - Dec 6, 2017
The Tortoise and Hare Lure Club is one of three lure coursing clubs in the Pennsylvania area in addition to the Upper Chesapeake Bay Saluki Club and Mason Dixon Ibizan Hound Club. Davis said she and Taco belong to all three clubs. “If you ever watch ...  

Irish Red And White Setter

Five things to know this week

Reading EagleReading Eagle - Nov 14, 2017
Some 2,000 dogs will be at the event, including Bandit, a Nederlandse Kooikerhondje from Jim Thorpe; Wyatt Earp, a bloodhound from Fleetwood; and Fallon, an Irish Red and White Setter from New Tripoli. The event runs from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and ...  

Irish Setter

Geraldine Louise Morse
Nevada Appeal - Dec 8, 2017

She loved animals, especially dogs, always giving them first and middle names, Phyllis Jean was her favorite Irish Setter. She had natural style and a flair for high fashion, often designing her own clothing. Her favorite sport in the entire world was ...  

Irish Terrier

Pets of the week: An Irish terrier mix, a boxer puppy and a shorthair cat

STLtoday.comSTLtoday.com - Dec 8, 2017
Nina is an incredible 5-year-old Irish terrier mix with a unique, scruffy face that's hard not to fall in love with. Although she can be a little shy at first, it takes no time for her to warm up to her new friends and to shower them with all of the ...  

Irish Water Spaniel

Pet of the Week: Riley

The Winnetka CurrentThe Winnetka Current - Nov 28, 2017
Share +. The Izzo family of Winnetka. Riley is a 15-month-old Irish Water Spaniel. She is a tireless bundle of energy. Riley enjoys being outside playing ball with her family. She loves swimming at the Winnetka Dog Beach; no sniffing around — all ...  

Irish Wolfhound

The Best Dog Breeds for People Who Work All Day

The Cheat SheetThe Cheat Sheet - Dec 7, 2017
The gigantic Irish Wolfhound stands almost three feet tall and can weigh close to 200 pounds, but there's no need to fear this gentle giant. He's an all-around genial dog who will get along with everyone in the family, including small children. His ...  

Italian Greyhound

Profile: Lewisville animal shelter volunteer dedicates time to furry friends

Star Local MediaStar Local Media - Dec 12, 2017
We currently have three rescue dogs at home Rudy, a Chihuahua/terrier mix, age 13 (adopted 10 years ago); Molly, a Shih Tzu mix, age 13 with special needs (adopted from LAS 2 months after becoming a volunteer); Sugar, a Chihuahua/Italian Greyhound mix ...  

Jack Russell Terrier

Parkton woman's dogs swim to a win

Fayetteville ObserverFayetteville Observer - Dec 8, 2017
Hager has two other dogs: Buzz, a 5-year-old border collie; and Pink, a 4-year-old beagle-Jack Russell terrier mix. Buzz placed 25th in his category; Pink doesn't compete. For Hager, the sport is a great way to spend time with her dogs. And both dog ...  

Japanese Chin

Global News Hounds in Calgary

Globalnews.caGlobalnews.ca - Dec 12, 2017
He is a fairly rare dog, a Japanese Chin. What is Brutus' favorite treat? Paul: His favorite treats are beef and chicken sticks, which we have to break up into little pieces for him because he doesn't have any teeth. Does Brutus have a great trick, or ...  

Japanese Spitz

Chemical linked to the death of a dog in Jersey was a banned pesticide

ITV NewsITV News - Nov 20, 2017
The death of a dog in Jersey was caused by the banned pesticide Phorate, tests have confirmed. Cyrena, a ten-year-old white Japanese spitz, died hours after walking in the Beauport/Les Creux area in July. The poisoning was initially discovered when a ...  

Karelian Bear Dog

Bear vs. Bear Dog

Backpacker MagazineBackpacker Magazine - Sep 19, 2017
Carl Lackey is out in the woods of Nevada's Carson Valley with his three-year-old Karelian bear dog. Dazzle, who's the size of a husky and has a black and white face, striped like a skunk, is a sweet, mellow pup, curious and lovable. Until she spots a ...  


Man's best friend: Owning a dog linked to lower death rate, study says

The Indian ExpressABC News - Nov 17, 2017
PHOTO: Pandora, a Keeshond attends the National Pet Show on Nov. 4, Shirlaine Forrest/WireImage via Getty Images. Pandora, a Keeshond attends the National Pet Show on Nov. 4, 2017, in Birmingham, England. "These kind of epidemiological studies look for ...  

Kerry Blue Terrier

12 retailers headed to downtown Wilkes-Barre for holiday 'experiment'

Wilkes Barre Times-LeaderWilkes Barre Times-Leader - Nov 8, 2017
a pet accessory shop inspired by Mimms' two dogs, a miniature Schnauzer and a Kerry Blue Terrier. The company specializes in trendy dog gear. “I'm really excited about opening up downtown,” Mimms said. “I love the city environment. We hope to create a ...  

King Charles Spaniel

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel puppies try the stairs

Boing BoingBoing Boing - Nov 7, 2017
These healthy chews are made of salmon, and come in sizes and consistencies that both my dogs can enjoy! Read the rest · SHARE / TWEET / 13 COMMENTS · cavalier king charles spaniel / chewy snacks for dogs / dog chews / dogs / FEED ME SEYMOUR / great ...  

King Shepherd

Jenna King-Shepherd: The Little-Known Gorgeous NFL Wife
Next Impulse Sports - Aug 21, 2016

Austin Shepherd is far from a household NFL name, but the Minnesota Vikings tackle is quickly turning heads with his play, stunning fiancée and incredible charitable work. Outside of the Alabama football community, where the two-year starting guard was ...  


Hokuetsu Kishu Paper Co Ltd
FlintDaily.com - Nov 12, 2017

Shares of Hokuetsu Kishu Paper Co Ltd (TYO:3865) last traded at 719, representing a move of -1.51%, or -11 per share, on volume of 1.10 million shares. After opening the trading day at 717, shares of Hokuetsu Kishu Paper Co Ltd traded in a close range ...  


Komondor köpeğinin özellikleri nedir

EnsonhaberEnsonhaber - Nov 21, 2017
Komondor köpeğinin özellikleri nedir. Komondor, cesur, dikkatli ve kendisine güvenen bir yapıya sahip olan, sürü gütmekte başarılı bir köpek ırkıdır. Haberler · İpucu. d. Komondor köpeği iriliği ve 20-27 santimetrelik taranmayan tüyleriyle bilinir ...  


Freunde ungarischer Hirtenhunde treffen sich in Taucha
Leipziger Volkszeitung - Nov 10, 2017

Die Kuvasz-Freunde weilen im Rahmen der Leipziger World Dog Show in der Region. Dass sie ihre eigene Club-Show in Taucha abhalten können, dafür sind sie der Stadt und dem Schlossverein sehr dankbar, sagte Steinsdörfer. „Wir fühlen uns hier sehr gut ...  


Very brave puppy survives three days lost in freezing park

MetroMetro - Dec 4, 2017
A 14-week-old puppy miraculously survived three days alone in freezing temperatures after going missing in Richmond Park. Angus, a small Labradoodle puppy, vanished in the vast park on Wednesday morning after getting 'spooked' during one of his first ...  

Labrador Retriever

Medical mystery: Why was this Labrador retriever suddenly so weak?

Philly.comPhilly.com - Dec 10, 2017
Gracie Burke is a 7-year-old Labrador retriever, and house-call patient of mine. Her owners were concerned when, a few days after they returned from a trip, she was acting lethargic and weak, breathing quickly and not eating. Gracie loved to go for ...  

Lakeland Terrier

Have you seen missing Maisie the dog?

Stoke SentinelStoke Sentinel - Nov 27, 2017
The Lakeland terrier was last seen in Commonside, Cheadle on Friday. Share. By. Tom BurnettSenior Live Reporter. 15:44, 27 NOV 2017; Updated 21:47, 27 NOV 2017. News. Enter your postcode to see news and information near you Community updates, Crime ...  


Exmouth well beaten at table-topping Dings Crusaders

Exmouth JournalExmouth Journal - Dec 8, 2017
Not only were they hampered by the loss of a number of key players through injury, but they also found themselves playing what the hosts expected to be the final game at their Landseer Avenue home. With Dings set to make a move to a new home at ...  


Ein großzügiges Haus für den Pfarrer

Leonberger KreiszeitungLeonberger Kreiszeitung - Dec 11, 2017
Leonberg - Über dem dunkelroten Eingangstor findet sich ein Wappen mit einem Einhorn. Es erinnert an den ersten Besitzer, den Leonberger Untervogt Lutherus Einhorn. Neben der Tür eine Tafel, auf der die berühmten Bewohner des Hauses in der Pfarrstraße ...  

Lhasa Apso

#1 Meal at Cora's Best Chicken Wings

The Heavy TableThe Heavy Table - Dec 5, 2017
The fried rice comes with enough garlic and salt to stop and then pickle a vampiric Lhasa Apso, but it doesn't veer into the realm of the inedible. It's simple, it's comforting, it's basically just rice with a couple of token bits of peas and corn, but ...  


Can you give lurcher Scamp a home?

South Wales ArgusSouth Wales Argus - Dec 2, 2017
PLEASE give a warm welcome to our super-friendly Dog of the Week, shaggy lurcher boy Scamp! Scamp was taken into Newport City Dogs Home from a neighbouring local authority pound as the staff there felt he would benefit from a change of scenery to ...  


Jet Aviation Obtains Maltese Air Operator Certificate

Aviation International NewsAviation International News - Dec 12, 2017
It announced the formation of its new Maltese operation at EBACE in May, when it signed a joint-venture agreement with Luxury Business Jets of Slovakia "to establish a new aircraft management and charter operation in Malta." The BBJ, registerd as 9H ...  

Manchester Terrier

Pets of the Week: Sunday, Dec. 10

Longview News-JournalLongview News-Journal - Dec 10, 2017
Annie and Hallie are 1-year-old miniature pinscher/Manchester terrier dogs. These sweet-natured girls want to please. They are smart, obedient and gentle. They are good with people, including young children, and play well with other dogs. Annie and ...  

Miniature Pinscher

Missing Miniature Pinscher From Burbank Reunited With Family

Patch.comPatch.com - Nov 20, 2017
Monkey, the lost mini-pin whose been missing from Burbank for two weeks, has been reunited with his family. By Lorraine Swanson, Patch Staff | Nov 19, 2017 10:55 pm ET | Updated Nov 19, 2017 11:16 pm ET. 0. Missing Miniature Pinscher From Burbank ...  

Miniature Schnauzer

Rochester dog featured in Milwaukee theater's 'Annie' production

Journal TimesJournal Times - Dec 3, 2017
Yet Milwaukee's Broadway Theatre Center is where you are likely to find Skippy — a playful mix of miniature schnauzer, rat terrier and Pomeranian — these days, as he performs in the Skylight Music Theatre's production of the musical “Annie,” running ...  

Neapolitan Mastiff

Adopt A Pet Tuesday: Lola, Mati & Shrek

9&10 News9&10 News - Nov 14, 2017
This week we have Lola, Mati and Shrek– just three of Northern Michigan's many great, adoptable animals waiting for a loving family to take them home. Lola is a housetrained Neapolitan mastiff. She would prefer a home without cats or smaller dogs. Lola ...  

Norfolk Terrier

Pet of the Week | News | lompocrecord.com

Lompoc RecordLompoc Record - Dec 6, 2017
J.J. is an 8-year-old black-and-white male Norfolk Terrier mix. J.J. is a sweet guy who's been overlooked for far too long. He loves car rides and walks. He'd also love.  

Norwegian Elkhound

NEEDIEST FAMILIES: 'People puppy' brings joy to Salvation Army office

SouthCoastToday.comSouthCoastToday.com - Dec 1, 2017
“He makes my day. If I don't see him, I ask about him.” Major BethEllen, who owned a Norwegian Elkhound-cross when she was a child, shares that Shen is a nice addition to the organization's community outreach. “He's a joy to have around,” she tells ...  

Norwich Terrier

Sweet visions at annual Gingerbread House Extravaganza at Old St. Andrews Church

Florida Times-UnionFlorida Times-Union - Dec 1, 2017
“Then we just had a new addition to our little family when we adopted a 10-year-old Norwich terrier, so that's a representation of Taffy.” Best Landmark was also a tie between Erin Rasmussen's “Friendship Fountain” and “Christmas at Kingsley Plantation ...  

Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever

Lucas County Dogs for Adoption: 11/10

Toledo BladeToledo Blade - Nov 10, 2017
Nova Scotia duck tolling retriever mix, orange male, unlicensed; tried to bite veterinary staff; stray taken to shelter Oct. 20 by Kenneth Fincham, Plum Leaf Lane, Toledo, from Plum Leaf Lane, Toledo. “Pit bull,” brown female, unlicensed; failed ...  

Old English Sheepdog

Proposed law would ban Fido from drivers' laps

Port Huron Times HeraldPort Huron Times Herald - Dec 7, 2017
Lori Ann Mariotti was at the Fort Gratiot dog park Wednesday with Taz, her BCF — Best Canine Friend. Taz is 4 years old and a cockapoo-Old English sheepdog mix — and he has his own special seat in the back of Mariotti's SUV. "He would love to be in ...  


Tuck therapy: Dog leaves lasting friendship with inmates

KETV OmahaKETV Omaha - Nov 24, 2017
Tuck is a 120-pound otterhound. He was Ivey-Caldwell's family pet until one day she received a message. "Literally I woke up one morning, God put it in my head, take Tuck to jail," Ivey-Caldwell said. Her faith led her and Tuck to the Pottawattamie ...  

Patterdale Terrier

Alameda's Adoptable Pets: Get Fido, Fluffy's photo with Santa

East Bay TimesEast Bay Times - Nov 27, 2017
Pet of the week: Hawk is a compact, sturdily built little dog that looks like he could be part Patterdale terrier. His entire short coat is one beautiful shade of chocolate brown, and his little ears flop forward like a puppy's. Like most terriers, he ...  


Pit Bull Mauls Elderly Woman to Death Near Chicago: Reports
The Epoch Times - Dec 12, 2017

It adds that the dogs the bite the most are Chihuahuas, Bulldogs, Pit Bulls, German Shepherds, Australian Shepherds, Jack Russell Terriers, Cocker Spaniels, Bull Terriers, Pekingese dogs, and Papillion dogs. But, it noted, of the 41 fatal dog attacks ...  

Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Dog owners, pets race through Gainesville for veterans

The Independent Florida AlligatorThe Independent Florida Alligator - Nov 13, 2017
Pez, a 5-year-old Pembroke Welsh corgi, looks up at attendees of the first Pup Ruck 5k at Depot Park on Sunday. The event was held to raise money for the Pets and Patriots Foundation, which helps veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder acquire ...  

Perro de Presa Canario

Dubai Pet Festival scales back dog show after banned breeds advertised

The NationalThe National - Dec 10, 2017
Other breeds added to the banned list this year include the American bully, rottweilers, breed or hybrid, doberman pinschers, perro de presa canario and boxers. “If there are owners who have the papers for these dogs, and they are here legally then it ...  

Peruvian Inca Orchid

16 dog breeds that don't shed

Mother Nature NetworkMother Nature Network - Jul 17, 2017
(Photo: Ricantimages/Shutterstock). Lagotto Romagnolo – With a dense, curly coat that looks like wool, this Italian breed is low maintenance. It doesn't shed and just requires regular trimming and bathing. Peruvian Inca Orchid also known as the ...  


KUWTK: Kim calls in celebrity dog whisperer Cesar Millan | Daily ...

E! OnlineDaily Mail - Dec 4, 2017
The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star adopted pomeranian teacup pooch Sushi for her four-year-old daughter North, but was forced to call in celebrity trainer Cesar Millan.  


Why did Paris fall out of love with the poodle?

The Local FranceThe Local France - Dec 7, 2017
The poodle on the end of a lead held by an elegant Parisian woman was a stereotypical image of the French capital. But today the breed is rarely seen on the city's streets. Rory Mulholland finds out why they have disappeared and asks can they make a ...  


Pet Parade: Pug Rescue of New England « CBS Boston

CBS Boston / WBZCBS Boston / WBZ - Dec 10, 2017
Two pugs with special needs from the Pug Rescue of New England came to the Pet Parade.  


Watch: Clyde Puli appointed Nationalist Party secretary-general

Malta Independent OnlineMalta Independent Online - Nov 24, 2017
Clyde Puli this evening was appointed the Secretary-General for the Nationalist Party. Puli together with other PN members were appointed by the PN executive committee during a meeting. Mark Anthony Sammut will serve as president of the executive ...  

Pyrenean Mastiff

Fundraiser raises money and awareness of the Great Pyrenees Rescue

SuburbaniteSuburbanite - Nov 7, 2017
We also have a few Pyrenean mastiff dogs here today to also build awareness of how great that breed is too. The money raised today will go for veterinary services for the dogs in the rescue center.” Lynn Pilarski, who owns and operates the rescue ...  

Rat Terrier

'Obese' squirrel caught stealing candy from New Jersey house

Fox NewsFox News - Dec 8, 2017
“That's when we spot the FATTEST squirrel," Boudreaux wrote. “I mean, this squirrel is so obese—a jolly ol' chap—he must be prepping for a decade of winters. Even my rat terrier dog took one look and said, “Nope.”” Still not totally convinced that a ...  

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Zayin has ZIP: Powell pooch scorches the competition at running invitational

Knoxville News SentinelKnoxville News Sentinel - Nov 29, 2017
A sinewy 80-pound Rhodesian ridgeback, Zayin is owned by Jerry Slattery and affiliated with the Powell Animal Hospital. She recently claimed top honors at the prestigious 2017 American Sighthound Field Association International Invitational at Aragon ...  


Beautiful rottweiler with vitiligo is looking for his forever home

MetroMetro - Dec 8, 2017
Adorable Duke has beautiful markings on his face from vitiligo. He ended up at the RSPCA animal centre in Taunton, Somerset, in October when his owner could no longer care for him (Picture: RSPCA/Mercury Press. This beautiful dog with vitiligo is ...  


Former Saluki Pruitt elevated to Texans' active roster

The SouthernThe Southern - Dec 8, 2017
... San Francisco (2-10) Sunday at noon. The game is scheduled to air on Fox. The Texans are third in the AFC South, a game ahead of Indianapolis. Pruitt becomes the second Saluki in the NFL, joining Miami linebacker Chase Allen. He is one of the most ...  


Researchers identify mutation that causes bad teeth in Samoyed dogs
EurekAlert (press release) - Nov 22, 2017

A mutation in a gene called SCL24A4 that causes enamel hypoplasia, or poorly formed enamel of the teeth in Samoyed dogs has been identified by researchers at the Center for Companion Animal Health, University of California, Davis. The findings are ...  


Out With the Dogs: Backyard breeders; not a good thing

Paradise PostParadise Post - Dec 13, 2017
At first glance this appears to be about Schipperkes or Tollers (Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retrievers). In fact, it is about all purebreds and their respective breed specific, inherited diseases. Even if you do not know what a Schipperke is, keep ...  


Real-life dogs inspire aviation adventures

Herald-Mail MediaHerald-Mail Media - Dec 3, 2017
Olive is a Schnoodle and a rescue as well. How historically accurate did you want to make the book? And how much research was involved? Victoria: “Turbo Flies through History” is historically accurate. We had trouble deciding exactly what historical ...  

Scottish Terrier

Giving back: Mr. Goodfellow helps Siouxland children enjoy the holiday

Sioux City JournalSioux City Journal - Dec 4, 2017
The year was 1939; and the pup to be auctioned off to raise money for the Journal's Mr. Goodfellow Charity was a black Scottish Terrier named "Zero." "I sat on the floor and played with that dog," said Rygh, who was 9 years old at the time and crazy ...  

Sealyham Terrier

Gateway hosts Sealyham Terrier meet-and-greet in honor of Hitchcock

OSU - The LanternOSU - The Lantern - Oct 27, 2017
Dave Gobey, a member of the American Sealyham Terrier Club, said right now there are 85 newly registered Sealyham terriers in the United States alone. While, in the United Kingdom, the dog breed is almost on the verge of extinction, with only 22 newly ...  

Shar Pei

This dog ate 21 pacifiers. It happens more often than you may think

UPI.comMiami Herald - Dec 8, 2017
When their Shar-Pei, Dovey, coughed up a baby pacifier after being caught stealing one off a countertop, her owners whisked her to the vet Wednesday for a checkup. An X-ray suggested it might not have been the first pacifier snatched by Dovey, who had ...  

Shetland Sheepdog

My Fuzzy Friend: Shetland sheepdog 'can beat any bacon in a staring contest'

Allentown Morning CallAllentown Morning Call - Dec 1, 2017
Yo, a Shetland sheepdog, is owned by Cole Matrishan of Allentown. (Cole Matrishan/CONTRIBUTED PHOTO). •Name: Cole Matrishin. •Hometown: Allentown. •Type of pet: Dog. •Name: Yo. •Age: 13. •Breed: Shetland sheepdog. •Gender: Female. •Why she is my friend ...  

Shiba Inu

We're Denton Dammit: Dec. 7, 2017
Denton Record Chronicle - Dec 7, 2017

Our guess is that the dog is a Shiba Inu. He (or she) was pretty much glued to the door on Tuesday night. Sprockets Bicycle Shop in downtown Denton appears to have a four-legged security guard. This Shiba Inu took its post very seriously on Tuesday ...  

Siberian Husky

'Grinch-like' Siberian husky who always has a grumpy face | Daily ...

Daily MailDaily Mail - Dec 11, 2017
Jasmine Milton, from Telford, Shropshire, adopted Siberian husky Anuko when he was just eight-weeks-old and claims he's always had a grumpy face (pictured).  

Skye Terrier

5 places to look for Harry Potter in Edinburgh

Toronto StarToronto Star - Dec 14, 2017
It may have inspired Hogwarts, too, he observed, which has elements of an imposing castle high on a on a hill. Loyal canine: Greyfriars Bobby is Edinburgh's most famous dog, a Skye Terrier so heartbroken at his owner's death, he spent 14 years sleeping ...  


Westminster Dog Show Welcomes Three New Breeds to 2017 Competition

PEOPLE.comPEOPLE.com - Jan 26, 2017
Here they are, the newest dogs to join the elite club of canine breeds approved for competition in the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show by the American Kennel Club. This year, the American Hairless Terrier, Pumi and Sloughi will all be entering the ...  

Smooth Collie

Love of dogs bonds competitors at Saturday dog show

The RecorderThe Recorder - Aug 5, 2017
Laura Labounty, of Swanzey, N.H., pets her 10-month-old Smooth Collie, Evelyn, while grooming her at the Pioneer Valley Kennel Club's dog show at Greenfield Community College Saturday, August 5, 2017. Emelia Maldanis, 5, of Belchertown with her stuffed ...  

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

​Due ragazzi della Spataro a Foggia all'esposizione internazionale canina

Vasto WebVasto Web - Dec 10, 2017
L'alunna della Spataro ha partecipato alla manifestazione come Handler, arrivando prima classificata per la sua fermezza e determinazione nel guidare Claudine, una giovane Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier di 15 mesi. Successivamente i due ragazzi ...  

Spinone Italiano

Filling a nest that was a little too empty
MyAJC - Nov 22, 2017

Colorful throw pillows add pop and fun (along with Odin the Spinone Italiano pup) in the soothing family room off the kitchen. Shelves, at right, “incorporate the organic aspect within a neutral palette,” says interior designer Amy May, with driftwood ...  

St. Bernard

St. Bernard deputies find Meraux teen reported missing

WWLWWL - Dec 6, 2017
UPDATE: Caitlynn Murrell has been located and is back home with her family, the St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's Office reported on Tuesday afternoon. ST. BERNARD – The St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's Office is searching for a 16-year-old girl from Meraux who ...  

Staffordshire Bull Terrier

Dog owner who left his Staffordshire Bull Terrier Carlo to die locked in a baking car as he drank in a nearby pub on ...

Daily MailDaily Mail - Nov 16, 2017
A dog owner, who left his Staffordshire Bull Terrier to die locked in a baking car while he drank in a pub, has walked free from court. Ian Czajkowskyj, 57, from Manchester, ignored two previous warning about locking up his seven-year-old pet, Carlo ...  

Standard Schnauzer

Warrenton dog and owner retire AKC show trophy

Fauquier NowFauquier Now - Oct 17, 2017
Georgia Sabean of Warrenton and her standard Schnauzer, Ch. Asgard Adriana, also known as “Arin,” receive the trophy Oct. 1. Georgia Sabean of Warrenton and her standard Schnauzer, Ch. Asgard Adriana, also known as “Arin,” recently retired a ...  

Swedish Vallhund

Why corgi mixes look like adorable munchkin versions of other dogs

Popular SciencePopular Science - May 4, 2017
This doggo is actually a Swedish Vallhund, which is probably a precursor to the Welsh Corgi. But come on—that looks like a stumpy husky or something, doesn't it? He (or she) was too cute not to include. TS Eriksson/Wikimedia Commons. It's very ...  

Tibetan Mastiff

Hard work makes couple's garden colorful and tasty
MyDaytonDailyNews - Dec 6, 2017

Deer are not a problem thanks to three big dogs: a Labrador retriever, Great Pyrenees and Tibetan mastiff. Liquid Fence keeps most of the rabbits and chipmunks at bay, but it doesn't protect blueberries from squirrels. Brian Dunn doesn't mind sharing ...  

Tibetan Spaniel

Yokine puppy Xandee named cutest in WA

Community Newspaper GroupCommunity Newspaper Group - Dec 7, 2017
More than 5300 puppy and kitten owners nominated their fur-baby to be Petbarn's puppy or kitten of the year, and 68,300 pet lovers voted for their favourite. Mariana Logan's one-year-old Tiboodle (tibetan spaniel cross miniature poodle) won the hearts ...  

Tibetan Terrier

Ed Chrusciel is this year's most eligible bachelor

The TabThe Tab - Dec 5, 2017
And if you thought this guy couldn't get any better, we found out he has a dog – a Tibetan Terrier called Bonnie – who he would take for a long walk to the pub with one lucky lady as his first date (see dog below). Image may contain: Chair, Glass ...  

Toy Fox Terrier

Adopt Me: Charlotte and Angus

BarrieTodayBarrieToday - Nov 28, 2017
BarrieToday, in partnership with the Ontario SPCA Barrie Animal Centre, brings you a regular feature highlighting a special pet that is in need of adoption. ************************* Charlotte and Angus. Meet Charlotte and Agnus, the Toy Fox Terrier ...  


Sandy the Weimaraner is looking for someone to show her what love is

9NEWS.com9NEWS.com - Dec 6, 2017
KUSA - Sandy is a 9-year-old weimaraner from the Mile High Weimaraner Rescue who's looking for someone to show her that love exists. She has had a rough life. Sandy spent the last 9 years being breed in a puppy mill. She overcame the situation and has ...  

Welsh Corgi

Dogs are all ears at Pasco library's Paws for Friendship youth reading program

Tampabay.comTampabay.com - Nov 28, 2017
HOLIDAY — Thursday at 4:30 p.m. is a standing work date at the Centennial Park Library for Shorty, a Welsh corgi-border collie mix and certified therapy dog that's part of the Paws for Friendship reading program. He appears to be all ears when it ...  

Welsh Springer Spaniel

These Are The 'Smartest' Dog Breeds, According to a Canine Psychologist
ScienceAlert - Jan 28, 2017

Welsh springer spaniel. 32. Manchester terrier. 33. Samoyed. 34. Field spaniel, Newfoundland, Australian terrier, American Staffordshire terrier, Gordon setter, Bearded collie. 35. American Eskimo dog, Cairn terrier, Kerry blue terrier, Irish setter ...  

Welsh Terrier

COBB CARES: Good news abounds

MDJOnline.comMDJOnline.com - Dec 6, 2017
It was going to another Welsh terrier dog in the northeast. We already received our Secret Santa package from New Mexico. Congratulations, Sibyl. Wish you many years of relaxation and adventure. Time for YOU! Cindy Pashko, Marietta. From the inbox ...  


Modesto whippet Anna aims her snout at National Dog Show top award; how you can watch

Modesto BeeModesto Bee - Nov 21, 2017
A Modesto dog hopes to whippet, whippet good, Thanksgiving Day, when she competes at one of the nation's prestige dog shows. And local audiences can tune in to the televised event. Lori Wilson-Paust of Modesto is the owner and handler of Anna, a 3-year ...  

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon

Case: Pheasant hunt in Kansas was a delightful lesson

Chattanooga Times Free PressChattanooga Times Free Press - Dec 7, 2017
The bird dogs — a mixture of English pointers, German shorthaired pointers, springer spaniels, a wirehaired pointing griffon and a dynamo of a little English cocker spaniel — swarm around us. Dog whistles blow, owners yell, some of the dogs listen ...  

Yorkshire Terrier

Police: Men Steal Yorkshire Terrier At Gunpoint In Newark

CBS New YorkCBS New York - Nov 29, 2017
NEWARK (CBSNewYork) — Police in Newark are trying to find three suspects who they say stole a man's Yorkshire Terrier at gunpoint. It happened around 10:45 p.m. last Friday on North 6th Street. Police said the man was out walking his dog when three ...  

Animal Breeder

Town taking animal breeder to court
Valley Breeze - Nov 22, 2017

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Town officials say they were unsuccessful in getting a Piave Street man to remove animals and debris from his property last week, and will now take him to municipal court to force the issue. “I'm getting my ducks in a row,” said ...  

Animal Trainer

Ex-trainer reminisces about Sea World; photos popular

Record-CourierRecord-Courier - Dec 8, 2017
AURORA — Former Sea World employee and animal trainer Nico Maragos wants area residents to know that Sea World of Ohio was special because of the people who worked there and those who visited, plus the memories that it created for patrons. “Sea World ...  

Animal Caretaker

Commission gets public input on new animal control ordinance
Forsyth County News Online - Dec 10, 2017

Forsyth County resident and animal caretaker Jamie Andrews said there should be limits on tethering. “I do think some other safety precautions should be put into place,” he said. “Those should include, I think, regular check-ups on a daily basis, make ...  

Pet Groomer

Mobile Pet Groomer's Truck Stolen in Stockton

FOX40FOX40 - Dec 6, 2017
STOCKTON -- Grace Beach didn't just have her truck stolen -- the thieves took her livelihood. She owns Beach Buddies Mobile Pet Grooming, a business that was run solely out of her custom-built pet grooming trailer hitched to the back of her family's ...  


Veterinarian removes 21 pacifiers from dog's stomach

6abc.com6abc.com - Dec 10, 2017
An Oklahoma mother and father couldn't figure out what was happening to their child's pacifiers until the baby's grandmother saw the family dog swipe one off a counter. One nauseous pooch and a trip to their veterinarian's office confirmed the couple's ...  


'Santa Paws' event benefits veterinary clinic for the homeless

Davis EnterpriseDavis Enterprise - Dec 5, 2017
The event benefits the Mercer Veterinary Clinic for the Homeless, a nonprofit largely run by students at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. For those who've lost their homes and are living on the streets, the companionship of a pet brings ...  

Veterinary Assistant

Career Development Center to offer vet assistant course
Bennington Banner - Nov 28, 2017

BENNINGTON — The Southwest Vermont Career Development Center will soon add a certified veterinary assistant program to the lineup of adult education courses. Director Michael Lawler announced last week that the center would soon be rolling out the ...  

Wildlife Biologist

Wildlife biologist: Lead poisoning 'devastating' but 'common' among birds

WTOPWTOP - Dec 7, 2017
Dan Rauch, a wildlife biologist with the D.C. Department of Energy and Environment, said lead poisoning is “pretty common” in birds and its impact on affected raptors is devastating. “It can have neurological disorders, it makes them unable to fly ...  

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