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Puppies 'Rescued' From Storm Drain Turn Out To Be Foxes

CBS DenverCBS Denver - Mar 16, 2018
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) — Part of living in Colorado is that the line between wildlife and domestic life can get blurry. That's what led to a mix-up in Colorado Springs. Chalk it up to folks trying to do the right thing, but making an honest ...  

Dog Breeding

Prevalence of Periodontal Disease in Commercial Dog Breeding Facilities

American VeterinarianAmerican Veterinarian - Feb 24, 2018
Prevalence of Periodontal Disease in Commercial Dog Breeding Facilities. Many experts believe that the dental health of dogs in commercial breeding facilities is poor, but researchers at Purdue University discovered some surprising facts. By JoAnna ...  

Dog Grooming

CFCC to launch Dog Grooming Series
StarNewsOnline.com - Mar 19, 2018

WILMINGTON -- Cape Fear Community College has announced a new series of continuing education classes for students who want to learn professional dog grooming techniques. Lisa Arstone, owner, and operator of the Doggie Diva Mobile Pet Grooming LLC with ...  

Dog Training

Need for foster dog parents grows for prison dog training progra ...

WXOW.comWXOW.com - Mar 21, 2018
The Can Do Canine Prison Dog Training program kicked off it's second year at the Jackson Correctional Facility. Now they're reaching out to the public for this support to keep the program going.  

Dog Names

The Top 100 Girl Dog Names

American Kennel Club (blog)American Kennel Club (blog) - Mar 14, 2018
Looking for a girl dog name in 2018? Take some advice from experts in the field: Choose a name with one or two syllables. These are easiest to say and short enough to get your dog's attention. Consider a name with hard consonants, which may be easier ...  

Dog Show

More than 750 compete in Shasta County dog show

Redding Record SearchlightRedding Record Searchlight - Mar 18, 2018
The 7-year-old border collie competed in the “Barn Hunt” competition at the Shasta Kennel Club Dog Show at the Shasta District Fair grounds. According to his owner, he did great. He found four rats, climbed the straw bales and went through a tunnel in ...  

Dog Problems

Council seeks support to combat dog problems

Tenby ObserverTenby Observer - Mar 6, 2018
Pictured are members of a community dog watch initiative launched in Saundersfoot last year, which aims to promote the message of responsible dog ownership. Local town and community councils are to be asked by Pembrokeshire County Council for their ...  

Greyhound Racing

Letters: Readers discuss Kris Kobach, Ray-Pec property tax rates and greyhound racing

Kansas City StarKansas City Star - Mar 12, 2018
An astute letter to the editor published March 9 (10A) calls for investigative reporting into Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach's fiscally wasteful and self-serving fabrications of voter fraud. He has been sullying the free state name of Kansas ...  


The Best Dog Breeds for First Time Dog Owners

The Cheat SheetThe Cheat Sheet - Mar 2, 2018
Affenpinscher. The Affie looks like a monkey and is an active, adventurous, curious, stubborn. They were bred to be companion dogs. | iStock.com/f8grapher. Affenpinschers make great first time dogs due to their intelligence. They're also not very ...  

Afghan Hound

Crufts people aren't my tribe but if I could get a little weirder they could be

The GuardianThe Guardian - Mar 9, 2018
Elmer the afghan hound is groomed ahead of competition on day two of the Crufts dog show at the NEC Arena in Birmingham. Photograph: Leon Neal/Getty Images. At Birmingham's National Exhibition Centre, a woman dressed as Lawrence of Arabia has just ...  

Airedale Terrier

Blue Buffalo Family Reaps $860 Million Thanks to Airedale Terrier

BloombergBloomberg - Feb 23, 2018
Former ad-man Bill Bishop, together with sons Billy and Chris, founded Blue Buffalo Pet Products Inc. in 2002 after their dog Blue was stricken with cancer. The family wanted to feed their sick pet better food and worked with animal nutritionists and a ...  

Alaskan Malamute

Meet the veteran behind Mississippi's new law allowing service animals for those with PTSD

Jackson Clarion LedgerJackson Clarion Ledger - Mar 15, 2018
But the Iraq War Army veteran found her service dog, Jingles, helped ease her anxiety. However, when Best took her Alaskan malamute and German shepherd mix into stores, employees often asked her to leave since she wasn't hearing or visually impaired ...  

American Bulldog

Michigan Senate bill would stop local cities from banning dog breeds

WXYZWXYZ - Mar 7, 2018
Two years ago, a dog named Diggy was almost kicked out of Waterford because of their pit bull ban, but the Detroit Dog Rescue was able to prove the dog was an American Bulldog and Diggy was able to stay. "There are thousands, tens of thousands of dogs ...  

American Eskimo Dog

Heat hand Monsters ruff first trip to Stockton

Stockton RecordStockton Record - Mar 12, 2018
Oski, the 3-year-old mini American Eskimo dog, felt right at home in the cold arena as the pet of the Jeff and Melissa Davis family of Manteca. Daughters Lauren, 11, and Allison, 8, dressed Oski in a volcano-themed T-shirt that reads “I Lava the Heat ...  

American Foxhound

Wildly Inspired by Baz – A Musical Mash-Up
Vegas Seven - Mar 22, 2018

Baz's Jay Gatsby and Daisy with Hunter, a four-year-old tricolor American Foxhound and Summer, a four-year-old miniature poodle. Doug who plays Jay Gatsby is a Las Vegas Academy alumni and has performed on Broadway in Beautiful and toured nationally ...  

American Pit Bull Terrier

Roscoe is looking for the perfect partner to play fetch with

CBS 8 San DiegoCBS 8 San Diego - Mar 15, 2018
Name: Roscoe Age: 7 years. Gender: Male Breed: American Pit Bull Terrier/Mix ID #: 264100. Adoption Fee: $25. Roscoe, a 7-year-old American Pit Bull mix, is a cheerful and bubbly boy looking for a loving home to call his own. Roscoe knows how to sit ...  

American Staffordshire Terrier

These dogs have their day at Monticello Kennel Club show

Times Herald-RecordTimes Herald-Record - Mar 12, 2018
Tad the American Staffordshire Terrier smiles for the camera at Monticello New York Kennel Club's 58th & 59th All-Breed Dog Show in Middletown, NY on March 11, 2018. ALLYSE PULLIAM/For the Times-Herald Record. 2/22 Hide caption. Joey the Labrador ...  

American Water Spaniel

PETA opposes plan to make Labrador retriever Ohio's official state dog

The Columbus DispatchThe Columbus Dispatch - Mar 19, 2018
Others include the Great Dane in Pennsylvania and the American water spaniel in Wisconsin. Ohio does not have a state dog, but it does have a number of other officials animals, including the state amphibian (spotted salamander), bird (cardinal), frog ...  

Anatolian Shepherd Dog

Equinox Terrace salutes 'most interesting' volunteers

The Manchester JournalThe Manchester Journal - Mar 15, 2018
Willie is an Anatolian shepherd dog, a breed native to Turkey and known for its intelligence, loyalty and gentle demeanor. He's a gentle giant who, along with Goldsmith, enjoys visiting the residents at Equinox Terrace. "He loves coming here. If we go ...  

Australian Shepherd

Adorable Australian shepherd conquers his fear of slides

KTAR.comKTAR.com - Mar 12, 2018
You know that feeling of complete excitement when you finally face your fears and accomplish something great? So does Cooper, this adorable Australian shepherd. A video showed Cooper in a peculiar situation on a playground at a local park. When his ...  

Australian Terrier

Show dog

Gillette News RecordGillette News Record - Feb 21, 2018
Zoey, an Australian terrier, sits on the lap of Eva Campbell in their home on Tuesday night. News Record Photo/Kelly Wenzel. Eva Campbell didn't know if she'd ever own another dog after her first one died 15 years ago. “It's like losing family when you ...  


Basenji shares dreamy rework of a Jeff Buckley classic

Stoney RoadsStoney Roads - Mar 15, 2018
The second part of Basenji's month-long string of new releases in the lead up to his nationwide tour comes in the form of a blissful edit of Jeff Buckley's 'Mojo Pin'. The nearly 5-minute track is a calming edit of the original, seeing Basenji jump far ...  

Basset Griffon Vendeen

Crufts Dog Show Results 2018: Friday Winners, Updated Schedule and TV Info

Bleacher ReportBleacher Report - Mar 9, 2018
This time, the final shortlist comprised nine dogs: the Afghan hound, Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen, Basset hound, standard longhair dachshund, wire-haired dachshund, greyhound, Irish wolfhound, Pharaoh hound and whippet. Afghan Alaqadar Rigoletto ...  

Basset Hound

The Plight of the Basset Hound
Columbia Star - Mar 15, 2018

They get to walk around with 50-pound bodies on five-pound legs. They trip over their long ears, and their droopy eyes give them the look of something in constant need of Prozac. And who could blame them if they needed a little something to get through ...  


Beagle Field Trials

American Kennel Club (blog)American Kennel Club (blog) - Mar 14, 2018
Ever hear of the phrase, “the-nose-knows”? It's something that Beagle owners know well: Their keen sense of smell means they follow their noses wherever they take them. It also means they're excellent hunting companions — and why Beagles competed in ...  

Bearded Collie

Fareham Bearded Collie wins best breed award at Crufts

Daily EchoDaily Echo - Mar 13, 2018
Marilyn Baker with Braidy her Bearded Collie who won best of breed at Crufts . credit: Flick.digital. 0 comments. IT WAS a case of every dog having its day for bearded collie Braidy as she secured a prestigious prize at Crufts 2018 alongside her ...  


Portrait d'un jeune Beauceron pompier devenu entrepreneur

EnBeauce.comEnBeauce.com - Mar 10, 2018
Des parcours atypiques pour de grandes histoires. Aujourd'hui, nous vous présentons le parcours de Francis Moore, un jeune natif de Sainte-Marie qui, après avoir complété son diplôme d'études secondaire à la polyvalente Benoît-Vachon, s'est rendu au ...  

Bedlington Terrier

Adopting a rescued animal can be a real life changer

Shine News (press release)Shine News (press release) - Mar 11, 2018
When Zongzi, a Bedlington terrier, first arrived at Sherry Xiao's home in May 2017, he was confused by toys and didn't know how to play. “I had a lot of toys waiting for him, but he was very much at sea because he's never seen or had any in his life ...  


The Rise Of Tommaso Allan: Italian Rugby's Next Great Hope

Pundit ArenaPundit Arena - Mar 19, 2018
Mirco Bergamasco took over kicking duties but they have never had a solid option at fly half, and many people believe this is the reason that The Azzurri have struggled to develop and progress as a team. However, although some might say it is too early ...  

Bernese Mountain Dog

A group Bernese mountain dog walk at Belmont Lake State Park

NewsdayNewsday - Mar 6, 2018
Owners of the large dogs that weigh from 70 to 100 pounds as adults and are known for their tri-color coat and gentle disposition will gather at Belmont Lake State Park in North Babylon for the annual Long Island Bernese Mountain Dog Walk. The event ...  

Bichon Frise

Westminster Dog Show 2018: Flynn The Bichon Frise Wins Best In Show

ForbesForbes - Feb 14, 2018
Flynn the Bichon Frise won the title of Best in Show at the 142nd annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. Rising above 2,882 canine competitors and more than 200 breeds, Flynn took home the victory after placing first in the Non-sporting group ...  

Black And Tan Coonhound

Meet K-9 Copper, the Black and Tan Coonhound That Is a Cocoa Community Hero

American Kennel Club (blog)American Kennel Club (blog) - Dec 22, 2017
Copper, a 16-month-old Black and Tan Coonhound, has achieved more in his 16 months than most people do in their first 10 years of life. Copper is a K-9 with the Cocoa Police Department in Brevard County, Fla. He's also a certified therapy dog and a ...  

Black Russian Terrier

This is the Communists' perfectly-bred military working dog

We Are The Mighty (blog)We Are The Mighty (blog) - Dec 26, 2017
After the end of World War II, the Red Army was looking to create the “supreme” military working dog. After combining 17 different breeds, the Communists created a marvel of animal husbandry: the Black Russian Terrier. The Soviet-run Red Star Kennel ...  


Seth Meyers Eulogizes Rex Tillerson, “a 14-Year-Old Bloodhound on his Third Mint Julep”

Vanity FairVanity Fair - Mar 14, 2018
Tuesday was not great for Rex Tillerson. The former secretary of state was fired from his post via tweet, and soon afterward, Donald Trump also fired Tillerson's spokesman, Steve Goldstein. The unceremonious ouster actually led some late-night ...  

Border Collie

Wallowa County border collie flying high

Wallowa County CheiftainWallowa County Cheiftain - Mar 8, 2018
The three-year-old, red and white border collie bred and trained by partners Mandi Post and Jimmy Zollman of Wallowa just broke the sales record at the Red Bluff Bull and Gelding Sale in California, selling for a whopping $30,000 in the stock dog ...  

Border Terrier

Why Bella the Border Terrier is bringing joy to more than just her owner

ChronicleLiveChronicleLive - Mar 5, 2018
Meet Bella the Border Terrier who is spreading joy to sick people at a Gateshead hospital. Bella, who lives in Stanley with owner Pamela Coombs, is a Pets As Therapy (PAT) Dog. She regularly visits the Queen Elizabeth Hospital to give patients ...  


Local Focus: Art Deco brings out the Borzoi Russian wolfhounds on show

New Zealand HeraldNew Zealand Herald - Feb 19, 2018
Borzoi Club secretary, Wendy Finlayson said the breed was at its height of popularity in the Art Deco period. "You will find it on a lot of pieces in your antique stores, so we thought what better place to showcase our Borzoi than at the Art Deco ...  

Boston Terrier

Woman's Boston terrier missing after car stolen in Starke

WJXT News4JAXWJXT News4JAX - Feb 27, 2018
STARKE, Fla. - A woman in Starke is looking for her missing dog after her car was stolen with her two Boston terriers inside. Kathy Minton said she walked into the Circle K convenience store near the intersection of U.S. 301 and State Road 16 about 3 a ...  

Bouvier Des Flandres

Well-Known Therapy dog Dice Retiring After Serving The Area For 9 Years

The Villages Daily SunThe Villages Daily Sun - Mar 10, 2018
Howard Horwitz, of the Village of Chatham, sits with Dice, the 12-year-old Bouvier des Flandres. Dice recently retired from her career as a therapy dog. with the Canine Therapy Teams of The Villages. Photo taken Tuesday, March 6, 2018. Amy J. Correnti ...  

Bracco Italiano

Competitors keep South Island dog show friendly

Otago Daily TimesOtago Daily Times - Mar 12, 2018
Olivia Ross (16), of Christchurch, celebrates with 16-week-old Diesel as the Bracco Italiano took best puppy in show on Saturday. Photos: Hamish MacLean. Timaru's Nigel Trainor and his 3-year-old pet English springer spaniel Pepe celebrate their win as ...  


Forrest Briard farm Minnesota earns water quality certification

Perham FocusPerham Focus - Feb 10, 2018
Briard started working with the local Soil and Water Conservation District about a year ago, and although he said there were some challenges, in the long run he feels it's worth it. "The biggest challenge is taking the time, and there were some costs ...  

Bull Terrier

Yakima City Council to revisit ban on pit bull terriers

Yakima Herald-RepublicYakima Herald-Republic - Mar 18, 2018
The standing ban defines pit bulls as “any American pit bull terrier, Staffordshire bull terrier, American bulldog or American Staffordshire terrier breed” or dogs mixed with any of these breeds. The minimum fine for the first violation is $250, rising ...  


The Morning Commute, March 12: Bulldog basketball, Democrats for president
Savannah Morning News - Mar 12, 2018

Bottom line: We won't get to see Yante Maten in a Bulldog uniform again. Everybody loses. • Another high-profile Democrat made a preemptive strike on her own presidential aspirations over the weekend. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a progressive who falls ...  


It's a dog's life: Aamir Khan on voicing Dil Dhadakne Do's bullmastiff Pluto, and his pets

FirstpostFirstpost - Mar 6, 2018
One would assume that when Aamir Khan lent his voice to Pluto Mehra, the bullmastiff from Zoya Akhtar's 2015 family drama Dil Dhadakne Do, he would have spent a considerable time with the dog in order to get into his psyche. Given Aamir's methodical ...  

Cairn Terrier

Visit the Library

Journal TimesJournal Times - Mar 15, 2018
Children and families can sign up for a 15-minute block to read to Chester, a cairn terrier and dachshund mix dog. Afternoon Movie for Adults, 1-3 p.m. Thursday, March 22. Call the library for movie information or registration. For more information ...  

Canaan Dog

Dog Distinctions
The SandPaper - Mar 8, 2018

A friend of a friend notified me of the article about the Robbins and their rescue dogs (“Love Saves Lives: Couple Gives Canaan Dogs New Life,” 3/28). As the president of the Canaan Dog Rescue Network (CDRN), the only 501c3 rescue devoted to purebred ...  

Cane Corso

Cane Corso most searched for dog breed in Delaware, study finds

The News JournalThe News Journal - Feb 25, 2018
According to Melody Porter, a representative of FranchiseOpportunities.com, Delawareans have searched the web for the Cane Corso breed more than any other dog breed in 2017. The Cane Corso, also known as the Italian Mastiff, is a large Italian breed of ...  

Cardigan Welsh Corgi

Andrew Buckley: Time For A Bash
Cape Cod Chronicle - Mar 15, 2018

Since the loss of her faithful and beloved Colby, our Cardigan Welsh corgi who shared Sofie's day and date of birth, this past summer there'd seemed a hole in our household. Ginger, his older sister from an earlier litter, had been pacing the halls at ...  

Carolina Dog

'Carolina' dog with acid burns finds new home in Daytona

Daytona Beach News-JournalDaytona Beach News-Journal - Feb 20, 2018
Wise is planning on adopting Triumph, a male “Carolina” dog, and taking him home with her this week after he has been neutered. “I think that he will have an easier time at my house,” Wise said. “Here I walk him daily and sit with him and pet him.” The ...  

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Twinning! The moment these 1-eyed dogs met is magical

Today.comToday.com - Mar 9, 2018
Emily Stern was out shopping at Michaels in Charleston, South Carolina, with her one-eyed Cavalier King Charles spaniel named Flirt when she came upon a bewildering sight: a mirror image of her pet. I SPY | Flirt and Winnie met by chance at a Michaels ...  

Cesky Terrier

Two Montana dogs compete in Westminster Dog Show

KPAX-TVKPAX-TV - Feb 13, 2018
A pair of musically-named canines hope to strike a chord with judges at the 142nd Westminster Dog Show in New York City. "Chello", a Cesky Terrier from McAllister, and "Viola," a Cirnechi dell'Etna from Stevensville, are both competing in the Olympics ...  

Chesapeake Bay Retriever

Quad-Cities Online - Mar 14, 2018

Most of the recruits are German shepherds and Doberman pinschers, but Dalmatians, collies, boxers, a Chesapeake Bay retriever and a Labrador retriever also have been accepted. 1968 — 50 years ago: The sale of Loud Thunder Forest Preserve to the state ...  


Chihuahua becomes Auburn's smallest PDA patient

dvm360dvm360 - Mar 14, 2018
Photo courtesy of Auburn College of Veterinary MedicineA 3-month-old longhaired Chihuahua weighing less than 2 pounds recently became Auburn College of Veterinary Medicine's smallest patient to undergo patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) surgery, according ...  

Chow Chow

SINGLE REVIEW: Chow Choweyyy Pow Pow by Monsieur Job

VENTS Magazine (press release) (blog)VENTS Magazine (press release) (blog) - Mar 12, 2018
The instant appeal exerted by Monsieur Jobs' first single release “Chow Chow eyyy Pow Pow” is likely the first sign of the staying power this quintet has. We didn't have to expect something this good. Monsieur Job could have contented themselves with ...  

Clumber Spaniel

Clumber spaniels meet up in Suffolk | Latest Norfolk and Suffolk ...

Norfolk Eastern Daily PressNorfolk Eastern Daily Press - Mar 18, 2018
A special walk was held to give rare dogs a chance to meet other members of their own breed.  

Coton de Tulear

Nobody Panic, but Barbra Streisand Cloned Her Dog

Vanity FairVanity Fair - Feb 27, 2018
Barbra Streisand has cloned her dog. Streisand took some cells from her beloved Coton de Tulear Samantha before the pup passed in 2017, per Variety. From these grew Miss Violet and Miss Scarlett. “They have different personalities,” Streisand told ...  

Curly Coated Retriever

Small town dog best female Curly-Coated Retriever in Big Apple
WatertownDailyTimes.com - Feb 18, 2018

NEW YORK CITY — Once again a local dog breeder's “babies” have fared well at the top dog show in the country. Dana, whose official name is Softmaple's Sexy and I Know It, owned by Catherine E. Lewandowski of Soft Maple Curly Coated Retrievers in ...  


Daily Dose of Cute: Dachshund Shows Off Skills by Maneuvering Maze of Plastic Water Bottles

Good News NetworkGood News Network - Mar 11, 2018
Home News Animals Daily Dose of Cute: Dachshund Shows Off Skills by Maneuvering Maze of... News · Animals. Daily Dose of Cute: Dachshund Shows Off Skills by Maneuvering Maze of Plastic Water Bottles. By. Good News Network. -. Mar 11, 2018. A post ...  


Michigan fire department says goodbye to beloved Dalmatian, Calie

MLive.comMLive.com - Feb 21, 2018
CHARLOTTE, MI - The Michigan community of Charlotte is mourning the loss of a beloved member this week; a spotted, four-legged fire dog named Calie. For nearly nine years, Calie the Dalmatian faithfully served as a member of the Charlotte Fire ...  

Dandie Dinmont Terrier

HumDOG to host 31st annual 'Dog Expo' in early March

Eureka Times StandardEureka Times Standard - Feb 18, 2018
If you've ever wondered what it would be like to own a Belgian Tervuren, Scottish deerhound, Dandie Dinmont terrier or Spinone Italiano, head over to the Humboldt Dog Obedience Group's annual “Dog Expo” March 4 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Redwood Acres ...  


HumDOG to host 31st annual 'Dog Expo' in early March

Eureka Times StandardEureka Times Standard - Feb 18, 2018
If you've ever wondered what it would be like to own a Belgian Tervuren, Scottish deerhound, Dandie Dinmont terrier or Spinone Italiano, head over to the Humboldt Dog Obedience Group's annual “Dog Expo” March 4 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Redwood Acres ...  

Doberman Pinscher

Doberman pinscher Dexter reunited with Wallington owner Lisa ...

Sutton GuardianSutton Guardian - Mar 7, 2018
A 'miracle dog' who underwent four major surgeries after eating a sock on Valentine's Day has now been reunited with his owner. Four-year-old Doberman pinscher Dexter, whose condition worsened after the first operation which led to a two-hour taxi ride ...  

Dogue de Bordeaux

Ring 6 – Dogue de Bordeaux

FOXSports.comFOXSports.com - Feb 22, 2018
Florida State Seminoles' Christ Koumadje fights for a rebound against the Louisville Cardinals' Ray Spalding (13), Dwayne Sutton (24) and Deng Adel (22). Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports. AP Mar 7, 2018 at 3:17p ET. 0. Shares. NEW YORK (AP) — Quentin ...  

English Pointer

Once Abused and Neglected, Canadian Rescue Dog Finds Happiness by a Toddler's Side

PEOPLE.comPEOPLE.com - Feb 19, 2018
On the day that Elizabeth Spence brought her third-born child, Archie, home from the hospital, she immediately noticed something unusual — not with her newborn, but with one of the family's rescue dogs, an English pointer named Nora. Caged outside at ...  

English Setter

Virginia woman says her dog alerted her to fire; 'He started howling, which he's never done before'

Martinsville BulletinMartinsville Bulletin - Mar 17, 2018
Last Friday, Rebecca Taylor was sleeping on the upper floor of her Norton residence when Gunner, her 7-year-old English setter, alerted her to a burgeoning fire. “I was sound asleep and Gunner came running in the room” said Taylor, 49, who has had the ...  

English Springer Spaniel

Sherman teen wins title in junior dog show

Danbury News TimesDanbury News Times - Feb 17, 2018
Mancini, who celebrated her birthday Saturday, beat out 95 other junior handlers with her English springer spaniel, Liam, to earn the top spot at the national show last Tuesday in New York City. A win like that, Mancini said, is what most junior ...  

Finnish Lapphund

Four Weird Ways Dogs Have Earned Their Keep

SmithsonianSmithsonian - Sep 19, 2017
A Finnish Lapphund (Wikimedia Commons). On Donner, on Blitzen, on Fido? We're all aware of Santa Claus and his famous reindeer, but less known are the dogs used to herd those reindeer—or, more specifically, their non-fictional (sorry, kids ...  

Finnish Spitz

Canines compete at all-breed dog show in Cayuga County town of Locke

Auburn CitizenAuburn Citizen - Mar 3, 2018
Before that showing, show newcomer Beth Plocharczyk brushed the coat of her Finnish spitz, Gull, as the puppy's head darted around the room, occasionally releasing a bark while moving around his owner. At one point, Gull laid on the floor when ...  

Flat Coated Retriever

Winning images of our weekly contest

Chicago Daily HeraldChicago Daily Herald - Feb 23, 2018
I took this picture of my Flat Coated Retriever Merlin playing in the snow in our yard. Andy Scherf of Elgin. I took this picture of my favorite tree on one of the really foggy mornings this past week. Looking at it, it's like the only tree in the ...  

French Bulldog

Fallout for United Airlines Continues After Death of Kokito the French Bulldog

New York TimesNew York Times - Mar 15, 2018
Fallout from the death of a French bulldog named Kokito continued for United Airlines on Thursday, as the airline explained how the dog had come to die in an overhead compartment and two United States senators introduced a bill to stop such a thing ...  

German Pinscher

Clevedon dog wins at Crufts

North Somerset TimesNorth Somerset Times - Mar 13, 2018
Owner Samantha Baker, who also runs Mucky Pups Professional Dog Grooming in Clevedon, said: “We were so proud of both of them as we owned their father, the breed record holder and top winning German Pinscher of all time. “He sadly passed away at the ...  

German Shepherd Dog

German Shepherd dog Irgo returns from Japan on United Airlines private jet after blunder

NEWS.com.auNEWS.com.au - Mar 16, 2018
German Shepherd dog Irgo returns from Japan on United Airlines private jet after blunder. A GERMAN Shepherd who was flown to Japan by mistake has been reunited with his owner after flying back on a private jet. Staff writers. News Corp Australia ...  

German Shorthaired Pointer

Bichon and German Shorthaired Pointer win Best in Show

The Delta DiscoveryThe Delta Discovery - Feb 22, 2018
“Brody”, a white Bichon and “Kimber”, a German Shorthaired Pointer took Best in Show honors at the 13th Annual fun and entertaining Bethel Dog Show on Sunday afternoon. The crowd oohed and aahed and cheered and showed their appreciation with applause ...  

German Wirehaired Pointer

Sporting Group Part 1 | Group Judging (2018)

FOXSports.comFOXSports.com - Feb 14, 2018
MICHAEL LAFAVE: The development of the German wirehaired pointer began around 1870. He is one of several European retrieving pointers, but unlike some of the others, has a water repellent coat. He probably descended from several versatile hunting ...  

Giant Schnauzer

2018 dog show: Giant schnauzer aims for giant prize at Westminster (photos)

NewserSyracuse.com - Feb 13, 2018
NEW YORK (AP) -- Ty the giant schnauzer has taken his first steps toward what could be a giant prize at the 2018 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. The nation's top-ranked show dog was judged best in his breed Tuesday. He moves on to the working group ...  

Glen Of Imaal Terrier

Ring 2 – Glen of Imaal Terrier

FOXSports.comFOXSports.com - Feb 13, 2018
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) The Baltimore Orioles signed pitcher Chris Tillman to a $3 million, one-year contract that includes performance bonuses. Tillman was 1-7 with a 7.84 ERA in 19 starts and five relief appearances last year. He is the second starter ...  

Golden Retriever

Three-legged golden retriever shows plight of puppy mill dogs

While living in a puppy mill, the two-year-old golden retriever had developed an infection that was left to fester. A veterinarian had amputated the leg to save the dog's life. Debbie and Jay Zwitzer, who run New2U Rescue in Rochester, saw a plea for ...  


This stumbling, bumbling Goldendoodle from Arizona who can't walk will run right into your heart

AZCentral.comAZCentral.com - Mar 8, 2018
The Phoenix area is home to dozens of animal shelters, and thousands of pets are waiting for their forever home. Each week we'll feature different dogs and cats that are available for adoption across the Valley. Scott Craven, The Republic | azcentral ...  

Gordon Setter

Big win for Cumbria dog owners in Crufts

The Westmorland GazetteThe Westmorland Gazette - Mar 17, 2018
Elsewhere in the county, Rachel and Derek Abba, of Kendal, showed their Gordon Setter, Archie, who achieved third in the post graduate dog class. Mrs Abba, who turned 70 on Saturday (March 10) and showed on Sunday (March 11) said that Archie had moved ...  

Great Dane

Dog gone: United Airlines mistakenly flies family German shepherd to Japan

The GuardianThe Guardian - Mar 14, 2018
They went to a cargo facility to pick up 10-year-old Irgo, a German shepherd, but were instead given a great Dane. Swindle, of Wichita, Kansas, learned Irgo had been put on a flight to Japan, where the great Dane was supposed to go. Airline officials ...  

Greater Swiss Mountain Dog

South Jersey Therapy Dog Gets Hero's Welcome After Competing In Westminster Dog Show

CBS PhillyCBS Philly - Feb 14, 2018
Thirty-two “best of” breeds later, Skye is ranked the 4th best Greater Swiss Mountain Dog in the U.S. and this week he competed in the prestigious Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. Students watched a live stream Tuesday while Skye competed in New York ...  


Man who punched Macon cop on Greyhound bus pleads guilty | The ...

The TelegraphThe Telegraph - Mar 15, 2018
A man who refused to get off a Greyhound bus in Macon after he apparently made trouble on board last June pleaded guilty Thursday to slugging a cop who tried to remove him. Dameko M. Hollis Jr. was sentenced to two years in prison.  

Griffon Bruxellois

Mary Cassatt au musée Jacquemart-André : la Petite fille dans un fauteuil bleu

exponauteexponaute - Mar 9, 2018
Ce dernier offrit à Mary Cassatt de rencontrer son premier griffon bruxellois… et son enfant modèle ! Ils figurent parmi les sujets favoris de la peintre. Mary Cassatt réalise la Petite fille dans un fauteuil bleu en 1878 et l'expose lors de l ...  


Dogs remember routines from now-gone caregivers
STLtoday.com - Mar 15, 2018

Dear Dr. Fox • You asked about dogs knowing their owners have died. This is my story. My husband had a bad stroke, and the determination was made to let him go. So, he went to hospice in a hospital near our home. Our dog, Reppi, a poodle Havanese mix ...  


Dylan Ratigan declares for Congress, shakes up Stefanik race

PoliticoPolitico - Feb 22, 2018
He spoke for 31 minutes in an upstairs room at the town hall here, before a crowd of more than 50 people that included his uncle, a local Catholic priest; about a dozen reporters; and a snuggly Hovawart named Birdie. The candidate's mother jokingly ...  

Hungarian Vizsla

Crufts victories for Angus dog lovers

The CourierThe Courier - Mar 13, 2018
A Forfar dog breeder hit the big time at Crufts when her Hungarian Vizsla, Finn secured a prestigious prize. Two-year-old Finn put his best paw forward at Birmingham's NEC, suitably impressing judges to scoop Best of Breed. That made it a Crufts to ...  

Ibizan Hound

Woman Rescues Spanish Greyhounds, Gives Them New Purpose

U.S. News & World ReportU.S. News & World Report - Feb 6, 2018
Blanca, an Ibizan hound, wagged her tail and sniffed at two Trinity North Elementary School second-graders, then sprawled on the library carpet while the girls read books to her. Feb. 6, 2018, at 2:00 p.m.. Woman Rescues Spanish Greyhounds, Gives Them ...  

Irish Red And White Setter

Always the dog

The CompassThe Compass - Feb 13, 2018
A photo shows him sitting on a rock with his left hand resting on his double-barrelled shotgun and his right hand on the back of his cherished hunting dog, an Irish Red and White Setter; fittingly named Chum. I have less than eight years to match pop's ...  

Irish Setter

Old Town Orcutt Pipes Up, Goes Irish for St. Patrick's Day with Inaugural Parade

NoozhawkNoozhawk - Mar 18, 2018
An Irish setter belonging to Karin Cushaway sports a tiny leprechaun cap for the Old Town St. Patrick's Day Parade on Saturday. (Janene Scully / Noozhawk photo). < 2949 > of 13. Clad in Irish-themed clothing, Mary Silbernagle and her granddaughter ...  

Irish Terrier

Irish Pets

Alabama Public RadioAlabama Public Radio - Mar 17, 2018
There's the Irish Terrier, a high-energy dog that weighs around 25 pounds. The Irish Setter is more than twice the size of its terrier cousin – about 60 pounds or so – with a gorgeous mahogany coat. Its sweet disposition makes it a great family pet ...  

Irish Water Spaniel

British dog breeds at risk of disappearing

Pet GazettePet Gazette - Feb 28, 2018
Many breeds, including the Old English Sheepdog, Glen of Imaal Terrier, Lakeland Terrier, Curly Coated Retriever, Irish Water Spaniel and English Toy Terrier dropped to their lowest level in 2017, since the list began. Overall, the 36 breeds on the ...  

Irish Wolfhound

LI cop and his dog are a big deal at East Islip St. Patrick's Day Parade

NewsdayNewsday - Mar 5, 2018
NCPD Lt. John T. Owen and his Irish wolfhound, Reagan, march in the annual East Islip St. Patrick's Day Parade on Sunday, March 4, 2018. Photo Credit: Ian J. Stark. By Ian J. Stark Special to newsday.com Updated March 5, 2018 9:27 AM. Print Share ...  

Italian Greyhound

Pet events: Collecting shoes to help animals -- and honor a dog lover

Pittsburgh Post-GazettePittsburgh Post-Gazette - Mar 9, 2018
Here's a really painless way to help greyhounds and people. Just bag up your unwanted shoes and donate them to the Nittany Greyhounds Shoe Drive. Any type of shoe is accepted, even flip-flops and really beat-up footwear. Collectors just ask that they ...  

Jack Russell Terrier

Little Olly, the good dog who got famous for his bad agility course run, came back for a sequel

Ealing TimesSB Nation - Mar 9, 2018
Olly the Jack Russell Terrier is back at #Crufts2018 and he is causing more trouble than ever before... pic.twitter.com/68aYGZ34MH. — Crufts (@Crufts) March 9, 2018. You may remember Little Olly, the lovable Jack Russell Terrier who showcased his high ...  

Japanese Chin

Pet of the Weekend: Mackie the Dog

KSBW The Central CoastKSBW The Central Coast - Mar 11, 2018
Meet Mackie, our Pet of the Weekend! She is a six year old Japanese Chin who would love to go home with you! She is a little shy, but with time that will change...  

Japanese Spitz

More valley denizens buying pedigree dogs

MyRepublica (satire) (press release) (blog)MyRepublica (satire) (press release) (blog) - Nov 5, 2017
Breeds such Japanese Spitz, Pug and Cocker Spaniel do not need a large area to roam around and do not need much exercise.” He further explained: “These breeds can even be adapted to apartments and flats, and are ideal for families who have been living ...  

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 ...  


The new stars of the runway

The Daily PlanetThe Daily Planet - Mar 2, 2018
On the other hand, just this week several small-breed, purebred puppies rescued from puppy mills arrived at the center, as did several fluffy, friendly, young Keeshond/Saint Bernard littermates. People see for themselves, at the center in Ridgway, or ...  

Kerry Blue Terrier

Irish Pets

Alabama Public RadioAlabama Public Radio - Mar 17, 2018
The Kerry Blue Terrier, sometimes called the Irish Blue Terrier, was the first dog breed to be recognized by the Irish Kennel Club. Born with a black coat of soft wavy hair, it turns blue-grey around two years old. Unlike many of its cousins, the Kerry ...  

King Charles Spaniel

Twinning! The moment these 1-eyed dogs met is magical

Today.comToday.com - Mar 9, 2018
Emily Stern was out shopping at Michaels in Charleston, South Carolina, with her one-eyed Cavalier King Charles spaniel named Flirt when she came upon a bewildering sight: a mirror image of her pet. I SPY | Flirt and Winnie met by chance at a Michaels ...  

King Shepherd

Meet The Heroic Dog Who Fought Off Coyotes To Protect Boy After Car Crash

Huffington PostHuffington Post - May 6, 2015
A dog who saved a teenager's life after a car crash is getting the recognition he deserves. Sako, a 4-year-old king shepherd from Kanaka Bar, British Columbia, was inducted into the Purina Animal Hall of Fame on Monday for his efforts to protect Joseph ...  


Hokuetsu Kishu Paper Co., Ltd. (TSE:3865) Valuation in Focus
Jonesboro Recorder - Mar 14, 2018

The ERP5 Rank is an investment tool that analysts use to discover undervalued companies. The ERP5 looks at the Price to Book ratio, Earnings Yield, ROIC and 5 year average ROIC. The ERP5 of Hokuetsu Kishu Paper Co., Ltd. (TSE:3865) is 7187. The lower ...  


A dunaszerdahelyi nehézfiú komondor helyett oroszlánra fogja felesége sérüléseit

hvg.huhvg.hu - Mar 9, 2018
H. Lehel tagadja, hogy súlyosan bántalmazta és fenyegette volna feleségét, aki vasárnap bordatöréssel és összeesett tüdővel került a dunaszerdahelyi kórházba. Szerinte az történhetett, hogy az asszonyra ráugrott az oroszlán. Az egyik dunaszerdahelyi ...  


Need a big guard dog? Consider a Kuvasz
Western Producer - Oct 6, 2016

WOODSTOCK, Ont. — Ranchers and farmers looking for a large dog capable of guarding family, flock and herd should consider a Kuvasz, a relatively rare breed. Amber Kunz, secretary-treasurer with the Kuvasz Club of Canada, explained why at the ...  


This Labradoodle tried to protect her family from her own reflection ...

10News10News - Feb 12, 2018
Some dogs are bred to protect their families. Others are goofballs whose main purpose seems to be making their owners laugh. And then there's this Labradoodle who managed to do both in a 30-second...  

Labrador Retriever

Ohio lawmaker proposes Labrador retriever as state dog | fox8.com

fox8.comfox8.com - Mar 19, 2018
COLUMBUS, Ohio — An Ohio lawmaker has proposed making the Labrador retriever the official state dog. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports Ohio could become the 13th state to name a state dog, and the first to recognize the Labrador as such. The bill's ...  

Lakeland Terrier

Dog show's young handlers take a grown-up sport in stride
The Macomb Daily - Mar 14, 2018

Fenric Towell, 11, kneels with his Lakeland terrier, Missy, on lead, at Purina Farms in Grey Summit, Mo. The Westminster Kennel Club competition is a showcase for young handlers who sometimes go up against grown-ups. Alysha Towell via AP. By Jennifer ...  


Upper Orwell Crossings display sparks interest at Ipswich's Dance East

East Anglian Daily TimesEast Anglian Daily Times - Mar 6, 2018
There are also concerns that the new roundabout on Holywells Road will make life even more difficult for drivers from Cliff Lane who already have a very difficult junction to cope with where that meets Holywells Road and Landseer Road. A team of ...  


Pets, Pets, Pets

Babylon BeaconBabylon Beacon - Mar 1, 2018
A leash became part of a rite of passage. On Saturday I picked up Goliath, a Golden Retriever/Leonberger, from Town of Oyster Bay Shelter and brought him to Last Hope. I used the leash that once belonged to my Afghan Hound Alan because I adopted Alan ...  

Lhasa Apso

Norman, a Shih Tzu/Lhasa Apso Mix, is looking for his furever home

Parsippany FocusParsippany Focus - Mar 21, 2018
PARSIPPANY — Meet Norman, an 11-year-old Shih Tzu/Lhasa Apso Mix who couldn't be better looking if he tried! And, yes, his tongue really does always hang out! Norman was rescued from Newark-AHS where he was surrendered by the family he had his entire ...  


The homeless lurcher from Gloucester set to win hearts and minds at Crufts

Gloucestershire LiveGloucestershire Live - Mar 7, 2018
The homeless lurcher from Gloucester set to win hearts and minds at Crufts. Flora the little lurcher has found herself in need of rehoming and now she is ready to take that step to find herself a forever home. Share; Comments. By. Kim HortonReporter ...  


The Ġgantija Temples of Gozo: A Mysterious Megalithic Complex of Maltese Giants and Dwarfs
Ancient Origins - Mar 18, 2018

The Ġgantija temples of the megalithic complex in Xaghra, Gozo, are one of the most important and mysterious archaeological sites in the world. Gozo is one of three Maltese islands; Malta, Gozo, and Comino, situated just 90 kilometers (55.92 miles ...  

Manchester Terrier

Hearts 4 Paws: Thor the Manchester Terrier

fox13now.comfox13now.com - Sep 29, 2017
Thor is four and a half years old Manchester Terrier and is looking for a nice home. Thor is a great dog who really enjoys the companionship of humans, is good with other dogs and kids, and loves to play fetch. Thor loves affection so he really will be ...  

Miniature Pinscher

Pet of the Week: Trevor

NBC Southern CaliforniaNBC Southern California - Mar 15, 2018
This adorable 2-year-old miniature Pinscher/Dachshund came to the shelter as a stray. He is a little shy at first, but warms up to you. Trevor gets along well with his kennel mates. If you're looking to find a friend forever who likes to be held and ...  

Miniature Schnauzer

Woman blames tainted dog food for schnauzer's death

KTRK-TVKTRK-TV - Feb 20, 2018
A woman is mourning the loss of her miniature schnauzer, Baby, which died after she said he ate tainted dog food. WABC. Tuesday, February 20, 2018. FENTON, Missouri --. A woman is mourning the loss of her miniature schnauzer, Baby, which died after she ...  

Neapolitan Mastiff

World's biggest puppy who weighs 12st and is 6ft tall replicates extinct ancient dog

Irish MirrorIrish Mirror - Mar 16, 2018
"The only two direct lines coming from that ancient dog are the English and Neapolitan Mastiff. "Through selective cross-breeding those two breeds it's given us the closest living relative to the ancient breed that we now know as the American Molossus ...  

Norfolk Terrier

Peterborough dog wins Terrier Group at Westminster Kennel Club show

Monadnock Ledger TranscriptMonadnock Ledger Transcript - Feb 19, 2018
Winston, a 5-year-old Norfolk Terrier from Peterborough, stood among the best of those best examples, not only for his breed, but for his group. Officially known as GCH Yarrow Venerie Winning Ticket, Winston was named the top of the Terrier Group at ...  

Norwegian Elkhound

From the Cockpit to Dog-Training Class, This Owner-Handler Blends Two Challenging Worlds​

American Kennel Club (blog)American Kennel Club (blog) - Mar 4, 2018
Bonnet started as Horton's Novice A dog. The pair competed successfully all the way to a UDX title. The Norwegian Elkhound survived a stroke and was “truly a hero,” showing her owner “what was important in life that I did not already know” he says ...  

Norwich Terrier

The art of grooming a Westminster show dog, Norwich terrier-style

Fox NewsFox News - Feb 13, 2018
Fox News follows a Norwich Terrier named Elizabeth Taylor and her owner, Denis Johnson, through her grooming regimen hours before her debut at the Westminster Dog Show. You think your morning routine is tough? Try being a Westminster Show dog. Fox News ...  

Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever

Sunnyside Acres supporter moves his roots

North Delta ReporterNorth Delta Reporter - Mar 1, 2018
She operated Westerlea Kennels since 1976, and co-authored The Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever, described as the first hardcover book devoted to the breed. Sunnyside Acres Heritage Society president Ron Meadley described Strang's move from the local ...  

Old English Sheepdog

Watch Flick the Border Collie win the 2018 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Herding Group

FOXSports.comFOXSports.com - Feb 13, 2018
Cardigan Welsh corgi, Lubby. Of course, Elsa the old English sheepdog. ROBERT VANDIVER: Come by together. Let's go. GAIL MILLER BISHER: The fourth is the Sheltie, Shetland Sheepdog. JASON HOKE: Been sent around one last time. CHRIS MYERS: Look at the ...  


Britain's most endangered dog revealed as experts say native breeds are being overlooked

Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk - Feb 28, 2018
The Otterhound is now the country's most at risk dog, as rare native breeds are being "forgotten", the Kennel Club has warned. The organisation said native pedigrees such as the Otterhound and the Glen of Imaal terrier have for so long been overlooked ...  

Patterdale Terrier

Energetic patterdale terrier looking for his forever home

Wirral GlobeWirral Globe - Mar 12, 2018
Energetic Sherlock loves getting on with other dogs and its better if he lives in an adult-home. A spokeswoman for Dogs Trust Merseyside said: "Sherlock is everything you'd expect from a Patterdale terrier. "He's only around three years old and full of ...  


As China's Year of the Dog begins, imperial Pekingese breed is scarce

Daily SabahDaily Sabah - Feb 20, 2018
For centuries, owning the flat-faced Pekingese dog was a luxury to be enjoyed only by China's royal family.After years of turmoil and the 1911 revolution that established China as a republic, however, the dog named after the Chinese capital became ...  

Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Corgis Can Credit The Crown for Their Surging Popularity

TownandCountrymag.comTownandCountrymag.com - Feb 12, 2018
“We are delighted to see the Pembroke Welsh Corgi has grown steadily in popularity and is no longer on the At Watch list," she told The Telegraph. "The breed still enjoys some profile thanks to its royal connections and has had a boost from related TV ...  

Perro de Presa Canario

Phish fan accused of leaving dog in hot car
Tribune-Review - Jul 21, 2017

Police described the brindle dog as a Perro de Presa Canario, also known as the Canary Dog for its connections to the Canary Islands. Davis became combative with police. During a search, police and Allegheny County Jail officials found a Phish concert ...  

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 ...  


Woman offers reward for stolen Pomeranian
KRQE News 13 - Mar 19, 2018

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - An Albuquerque woman is offering a reward for the safe return of her dog. Kacie Martin says a camera in her car shows a man walking away with her Pomeranian named Aiden. Martin says she was at the gym when the thief smashed ...  


Chinese poodle back home after 11-day holiday with couple who thought it was a stray

South China Morning PostSouth China Morning Post - Mar 11, 2018
A five-year-old toy poodle that was taken from near its home in southwest China has been reunited with its owners after an 11-day adventure and a 4,000km (2,500-mile) round plane trip, according to a local news website. The dog, which was not named ...  


Middle-aged pug disrupts life -- maybe permanently

Aurora News RegisterAurora News Register - Mar 14, 2018
A new visitor arrived in our household a week ago and the guest has upset our routine to the extent our “normal” is not “normal” anymore. In fact the visitor's demands have even challenged our dog “Missy's” lifestyle. This tale, or should I say “tail ...  


No, That's Not a Mop. It's a Puli.

New York TimesNew York Times - Feb 13, 2018
It was a bad hair day for Rummy the puli, who arrived at his hotel near Madison Square Garden amid unrelenting rain and temperatures that made Manhattan feel like a bog. “What was I thinking?” Barbara Pessina said Sunday as she unloaded Rummy's crate ...  

Pyrenean Mastiff

Puppy Cam: Pyrenean Mastiffs
WAFF - Jul 20, 2017

Victoria, who raises the dogs in her Huntsville home, is the U.S. representative for the Pyrenean Mastiff Club of Spain. Victoria responded to WAFF 48's request to showcase the litter out of her love for the breed. She wants people to know while these ...  

Rat Terrier

This 'Rat Terrier Mix' is Looking for a Forever Home – Redheaded ...

Redheaded BlackbeltRedheaded Blackbelt - Mar 12, 2018
A concerned reader emailed us about this dog that's listed on Petharbor.com. If you know someone who can help get her into a forever home, please pass this along to them. ID#A085250. I am an unaltered female, black and white Rat Terrier mix. The ...  

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Pets of the Week: March 4, 2018

Longview News-JournalLongview News-Journal - Mar 4, 2018
Bryan is a 2-year-old Rhodesian ridgeback mix. This boy loves people and does well with children, cats and other dogs. He likes open space and will jump a 6-foot fence. Bryan is leash-, crate- and house-trained. He is fully vetted and neutered. He ...  


What is the most searched for dog breed in Pennsylvania?

York Daily Record/Sunday NewsYork Daily Record/Sunday News - Mar 5, 2018
A study reveals that dog lovers in Delaware are searching online for the dog breed Cane Corso more often than any other breed. Wochit. cute rottweiler dog on the snow background. Stock photo of a Rottweiler in the snow (Photo: Alexandr_Andreyko, Getty ...  


Saluki softball shuts down SLU

Daily EgyptianDaily Egyptian - Mar 22, 2018
Senior Savanna Dover took the rubber for SIU and tossed five innings of four-hit and one-run softball. Southern got on the board early in the first due to errors by SLU, one a wild pitch that scored sophomore right fielder Susie Baranski. A throwing ...  


Virginia lawmakers pass bill allowing dogs inside breweries, wineries and distilleries

13newsnow.com13newsnow.com - Mar 17, 2018
She's a sweet mix of golden retriever and Samoyed. Now she's stuck in the office if she comes. Del. John Bell (D-87th) of Loudoun County proposed the legislation after winery owners told him they were losing business after the dog ouster crackdown ...  


Morgantown student first, Bridgeport student runner up in regional spelling bee

WV NewsWV News - Mar 14, 2018
FAIRMONT — “Filter.” “Gradient.” “Zeitgeber.” “Schipperke.” “Vorlage.” Students breezed through these words and more at the North Central West Virginia Regional Spelling Bee held Tuesday night in Fairmont. A Monongalia County student made it through ...  


YOUR CUTE PETS: I'm ready for my close-up...
Wicked Local - Mar 20, 2018

Dreyfus, a schnauzer/poodle (schnoodle), is a rescue pet of the Schneider family of Stoughton. The five-year-old dog loves car rides and people. His favorite food is anything not dog food, but takes a big liking to chicken and salmon. Do you have a ...  

Scottish Terrier

Crufts Dog Show Results 2018: Friday Winners, Updated Schedule and TV Info

Bleacher ReportBleacher Report - Mar 9, 2018
Scottish terrier McVan's Big Bopper at Beameups took the top prize in the terrier group at Crufts 2018 on Friday. On the second day of competition at the famed dog show, the judging also took place in the hound group. Two-and-a-half-year-old whippet ...  

Sealyham Terrier

Terrier Group Part 2 | Group Judging (2018)

FOXSports.comFOXSports.com - Feb 14, 2018
ANNOUNCER: The Sealyham Terrier was created in Wales in the mid-1800s for typical terrier hunting activities, including badgers and otters, so he had to be tough. Today's Sealyham is a charming dog, adept at many activities, including obedience ...  

Shar Pei

Saying goodbye to a loved one is never easy
Coastal Point - Mar 15, 2018

She was a wrinkled mixture of shar pei and boxer, and I couldn't really tell which end was which. I put her out in the back yard a few moments after we got her home, and she immediately relieved herself at the foot of the steps, punctuating her ...  

Shetland Sheepdog

Arthur Pape, former Wheaton Park District board member, dies

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune - Mar 8, 2018
Each month, Pape and his wife brought their Shetland sheepdog and trained therapy dog, Gordie, and Pape's guitar to gatherings with the adults with special needs who were served by the group. “Art and his dog, Gordie, started coming to the Rec and Roll ...  

Shiba Inu

Shiba Inu Puppy Doesn't Want To Go To School – Too Cute! (VIDEO)

Rickey.orgRickey.org - Mar 12, 2018
Nemo, the adorable Shiba Inu puppy from Tokyo, hates her book bag! The rising Instagram star has captured the hearts of dog lovers everywhere when her human outfitted her with a backpack early this year. She's already been featured in the local news ...  

Siberian Husky

This 'Siberian Husky Mix' is Looking for a Forever Home

Redheaded BlackbeltRedheaded Blackbelt - Mar 13, 2018
I am a neutered male, black and cream Siberian Husky mix. The shelter thinks I am about 3 years old. I have been at the shelter since Feb 27, 2018. Shelter Staff made the following comments about this animal: GIUNTOLI/VALLEYEAST ARCATA. For more ...  

Skye Terrier

Leading the pack: how dogs took over the world (or, at least, the internet)

The GuardianThe Guardian - Mar 9, 2018
But the affection went beyond fashion, cementing the concept of man's best friend – case in point Greyfriars Bobby, the Skye terrier who spent 14 years guarding the grave of his late owner in 19th-century Edinburgh. Indeed, the Victorian obsession with ...  


The Latest: Animal-rights groups decry Westminster dog show

Washington PostBusiness Insider - Feb 13, 2018
There also was just one sloughi entered. But it was a no-show, so no sloughi shoo-in. ___. 11:15 a.m.. Ty the giant schnauzer has taken his first steps toward what could be a giant prize at the Westminster Kennel Club. The nation's top-ranked show dog ...  

Smooth Collie

CSU vet school introduces Walk with a Doc, and a Dog
Loveland Reporter-Herald - Feb 18, 2018

"We want to make it a culture," said Duncan, not only to promote the health and well-being of people and their pets, but to bring people to the CSU campuses in Fort Collins. Shari deBeauclair of Loveland and her 8-year-old blue merle smooth collie ...  

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

Ring 2 – Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

FOXSports.comFOXSports.com - Feb 14, 2018
WASHINGTON (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns recovered from a shot to the mouth that left him down on the court and finished with a season-high 37 points and 10 rebounds, leading the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 116-111 victory over the Washington Wizards on ...  

Spinone Italiano

Reno or Bust

American Kennel Club (blog)American Kennel Club (blog) - Mar 9, 2018
At first glance, Razzberry the Bichon Frise and Henry the Spinone Italiano don't appear to have much in common: Razzberry is a toaster-sized ball of snowy white hair with an unnatural hostility to leather footwear. Laidback Henry, by contrast, looks ...  

St. Bernard

LevelK, Meta Film Team on Mads Brügger's Feature Debut, 'St. Bernard Syndicate' (EXCLUSIVE)

VarietyVariety - Mar 13, 2018
Scandinavian outfits LevelK and Meta Film are joining forces on Mads Brügger's feature debut, “St. Bernard Syndicate,” which will have its world premiere at Tribeca. A cross-cultural comedy, “St. Bernard Syndicate” follows two Danish entrepreneurs ...  

Staffordshire Bull Terrier

Yakima City Council to revisit ban on pit bull terriers

Yakima Herald-RepublicYakima Herald-Republic - Mar 18, 2018
The standing ban defines pit bulls as “any American pit bull terrier, Staffordshire bull terrier, American bulldog or American Staffordshire terrier breed” or dogs mixed with any of these breeds. The minimum fine for the first violation is $250, rising ...  

Standard Schnauzer

Roane Co. wants help naming new K-9 pup

WBIR-TVWBIR-TV - Mar 16, 2018
The department has added a new K-9 deputy, a two-month old German Standard Schnauzer who will be used for community outreach in nursing homes, hospitals, assisted living, as well as schools. He's expected to arrive in Roane County the first week in ...  

Swedish Vallhund

11 things you don't know about the wolf corgi

Mother Nature NetworkMother Nature Network - Feb 22, 2018
Some time during the eighth or ninth century, the Swedish vallhund was brought to Wales or the Welsh corgi was taken to Sweden, which is why the breeds seem so similar. Coming to America — Though the breed has been around for likely a century or so ...  

Tibetan Mastiff


PitchforkPitchfork - Mar 12, 2018
Kraus' thin, prickly vocals are the only musical element that doesn't sound like a synthesized version of the real thing, and they don't mesh with the mix so much as get stuck in it like short-bristled comb trying to navigate a Tibetan Mastiff. But if ...  

Tibetan Spaniel

Strange case of missing scientist Dr Tim Cunningham

NEWS.com.auNEWS.com.au - Mar 1, 2018
Most worrying of all was the presence of Mr Bojangles Cunningham, his beloved Tibetan spaniel, who had been left to fend for himself — something his owner would never intentionally do. According to his family, Dr Cunningham loved “Bo” more than ...  

Tibetan Terrier

Scoop: Encore Storylines For on THE CBS DREAM TEAM, IT'S EPIC! 3/17 on CBS

Broadway WorldBroadway World - Mar 17, 2018
"Estella" - When a former LUCKY DOG family shows interest in adopting a second dog, Brandon thinks a 5-month-old "mystery mutt" could be the perfect fit. But only time and training will tell if the Cotter family's Tibetan terrier, Pluto, ends up with a ...  

Toy Fox Terrier

MSP Airport to build more bathroom areas ... for animals

Minneapolis Star TribuneMinneapolis Star Tribune - Mar 9, 2018
MSP to build more "relief areas" to accommodate passengers with animals. By Janet Moore Star Tribune. March 8, 2018 — 10:03pm. Suzie, a Toy Fox Terrier waited with her owner, Keith Edwards, at Minneapolis. Anthony Souffle Suzie, a Toy Fox Terrier ...  


Want some luck of the Irish? Austin has St. Patrick's Day celebrations

Washington PostAustin American-Statesman - Mar 16, 2018
Weimaraner Rescue is hosting this special holiday edition of Pups on the Patio at Cane Rosso. A $10 ticket at the door supports the organization and gets you access to Cane Rosso's pizza (all named for dogs) for a discounted price of $10 along with one ...  

Welsh Corgi

RSPCA in row with Corgi owners after 'morally wrong' claim breeding leaves dogs less able to play

Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk - Mar 11, 2018
A woman in fancy dress pushes a Welsh Corgi in a trolley during the first day of the Crufts Dog Show in Birmingham Credit: Darren Staples/Reuters. Tony Diver. 11 March 2018 • 4:28pm. The RSPCA has sparked a row with Corgi owners after it said the dogs ...  

Welsh Springer Spaniel

Female Teen of the Month: Meet Victoria Adams, Dover

New Philadelphia Times ReporterNew Philadelphia Times Reporter - Feb 25, 2018
Family: Eric Adams (father), Kimberley Adams (mother), Ayrton Adams (brother), Ava Adams (sister), and Roxi (dog, Welsh Springer Spaniel). GPA: 4.158. School Activities: Golf, basketball, track, theater/drama, Science Olympiad, Math Club, Interact, FCA ...  

Welsh Terrier

The pet-less Trump White House — and why that matters

San Francisco ChronicleSan Francisco Chronicle - Mar 2, 2018
Charlie, a Welsh terrier who was President Kennedy's favorite dog, became fond of Pushinka, and together they produced four puppies, nicknamed “the pupniks” by JFK. Charlie and Pushinka's Cold War romance seemed to bridge the divide between the U.S ...  


Whippet breeders 'floating on air' after Crufts victory | Jersey Evening ...

Jersey Evening PostJersey Evening Post - Mar 14, 2018
THE unexpected victory of a whippet who won best male in his class at this year's Crufts competition has left the dog's owners speechless.  

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon

RSPCA rescue dog Griff's 'remarkable recovery'

Tasmania ExaminerTasmania Examiner - Feb 22, 2018
LOVE: RSPCA Animal Care Centre attendant Lauren Chenhall with Griff the wirehaired pointing griffon, who wears a bandanna to hide his scars. Picture: Paul Scambler. A wirehaired pointing griffon affectionately called 'Griff' has stolen the hearts of ...  

Yorkshire Terrier

VIDEO: Palm Coast Man Charged with Beating, Choking ...

SpaceCoastDaily.comSpaceCoastDaily.com - Mar 12, 2018
Dixie, an 11-pound Yorkshire Terrier, was choked to the point of unconsciousness, according to authorities.  

Animal Breeder

Top African scientist speaks to HCC students and faculty

GhanaWebGhanaWeb - Mar 17, 2018
He is an Animal Breeder and Livestock Development Expert. He is consulting for EXIM Bank USDA and Council for Technical Vocational Educational and Training(COTVET/SDF) on training of livestock farmers and entrepreneurs in the livestock business in ...  

Animal Trainer

100 years ago in Spokane: Famous director and animal trainer Larry Trimble hired by new movie company

The Spokesman-ReviewThe Spokesman-Review - Mar 20, 2018
He was also, said the Spokane Daily Chronicle, a short-story writer and athlete. He would later be known as an animal trainer for films. Trimble said the spacious new Spokane studio complex at Minnehaha provided a “wonderful opportunity” to “provide ...  

Animal Caretaker

Australian man works locally as caretaker of animals

Bowling Green Daily NewsBowling Green Daily News - Mar 3, 2018
HORSE CAVE – The newest Australian transplant at Kentucky Down Under isn't a kangaroo or a koala. In the two months he's been there, Mick McGill, the zoo's new animal caretaker, has endeared himself to the vast majority of the animals under his care ...  

Pet Groomer

Readers' Choice 2018: Best Pet Groomer: Groomingdales

Fairfield Daily RepublicFairfield Daily Republic - Feb 25, 2018
Readers' Choice 2018: Best Pet Groomer: Groomingdales. By Daily Republic Staff. Kim Roberts-Steingass grew up grooming her own dogs. Her high school graduation gift was the equipment she needed to groom professionally. Roberts-Steingass saw an ad in ...  


Business Beat: Veterinarian to retire after 40 years
Oneonta Daily Star - Mar 16, 2018

A local veterinarian will retire after 40 years and close her business at Exeter Veterinary Clinic at 1441 County Road 23 in Richfield Springs. Dr. Pam Lea said she no longer will write prescriptions after March 31 and won't see any patients after ...  


Meriden police: Employee stole $45000 worth of medication from city veterinary clinic
Meriden Record-Journal - Mar 13, 2018

MERIDEN — A Branford woman faces charges after police said she stole about $45,000 worth of medication from East Side Veterinary Clinic while employed there in 2014. Laura Kelly, 36, of 232 Monticello Dr., Branford, was arrested on March 8 and charged ...  

Veterinary Assistant

San Francisco SPCA to launch a free Veterinary Assistant Apprenticeship Program

San Francisco Bay ViewSan Francisco Bay View - Feb 28, 2018
The San Francisco SPCA is looking for animal-loving San Franciscans to apply for a full-time, paid apprenticeship program. Animals, whether it's your furry, playful kitty cat or the neighbor's loveable mutt who you can't help but pet, make up the city ...  

Wildlife Biologist

Wildlife biologist talks about mysterious marbled murrelet at Seaside library

Coast WeekendCoast Weekend - Mar 16, 2018
SEASIDE — S. Kim Nelson, a research wildlife biologist at Oregon State University, will be the next Listening to the Land speaker 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 21, at the Seaside Public Library (1131 Broadway St.). Doors open at 5:30 p.m.. Nelson will ...  

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