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11 puppies rescued from underground cave dug by their mother in Detroit yard

Fox 2 DetroitFox 2 Detroit - Jul 12, 2017
DETROIT (WJBK) - Eleven puppies were rescued Wednesday from an underground cave dug by their mother before the area's heavy rainfall could put them in real danger. The Michigan Human Society received a call from a neighbor who had heard some ...  

Dog Breeding

More charges expected in bizarre NH dog breeding case

WCSH-TVWCSH-TV - Jun 22, 2017
Police say as early as next week new charges could be lodged against Christina Fay, a woman with connections to Maine and New York. Fay is accused of running an illegal dog breeding operation inside a mansion located in Wolfeboro. A home worth nearly ...  

Dog Grooming

Dog grooming business opens location in Frederick | Economy ...

Frederick News Post (subscription)Frederick News Post (subscription) - Jul 17, 2017
The Frederick News-Post invites new business owners in Frederick County to share some details about their venture. Open for Business is a chance to find out ...  

Dog Training

Abused Dog Training Transformation

PEOPLE.comPEOPLE.com - Jul 12, 2017
Remo went through training at James I. Montgomery Correctional Center as part of the Teaching Animals and Inmates Life Skills program.  

Dog Names

Bella, Buddy, Max: Cuyahoga County's Most Popular Dog Names

Cleveland Scene WeeklyCleveland Scene Weekly - Jul 13, 2017
Names like Bella (868 dogs), Buddy (706), Max (654), and Molly (550) all made the top 10 list of most popular dog names in Cuyahoga County, in that order. The 2016 data comes from the Cuyahoga County Animal Shelter, which compiles a list of all dog ...  

Dog Show

Dog show good practice for kids, canines

South Bend TribuneSouth Bend Tribune - Jul 17, 2017
The dog show included competitions in obedience, showmanship and agility that began in the morning. Later in the day there were contests in “fun classes,” too, for costumes, fastest peanut butter licker and which dog and owner looked the most alike ...  

Dog Problems

Kerala Government Proposes to Set Up Dog Zoos to Help Curb Stray Menace

India.comIndia.com - Jul 11, 2017
However, no comment was made on the increasing stray dog problems in the state.While the apex court said it will examine whether the 2001 Dog Rules would prevail over the state laws the court also addressed increasing cases of dog bites in Kerala and ...  

Greyhound Racing

Greyhound races are a thing of the past. Here's why Florida still hasn't learned that.

Washington PostWashington Post - Jun 16, 2017
Greyhound racing is “a Depression-era relic that happens to still exist today,” said Carey Theil, executive director of Grey2K USA Worldwide, a greyhound protection organization. “We're seeing dogs suffer and die right now at Florida tracks in races ...  


Healthy Paws: Canine Genetic Testing

ARL nowARL now - Jul 13, 2017
The three mixed breeds we tested were our LVT Leslie's dog Weebles, labeled an Affenpinscher mix, our LVT Alex's dog Frankie, labeled a Pit Bull mix, and our Practice Manager Sara's dog Peyton, labeled a Pointer mix. Weebles had initially been labeled ...  

Afghan Hound

Afghan hounds rescued from Phelan home now up for adoption

VVdailypress.comVVdailypress.com - Jun 15, 2017
An Afghan Hound gets a haircut and bath at the Devore Animal Shelter. The dog, along with 30 others, is now up for adoption after being rescued from "inhumane conditions" in Phelan last month. [Photo courtesy of the San Bernardino County Animal Care ...  

Airedale Terrier

Linda Cannon: Dog lovers will bark for this book
Joplin Globe - Jul 16, 2017

Finally, we come to the traditional and multipurpose farm dogs such as the Airedale terrier (classed here because of its use as a multipurpose dog rather than a ratter/vermin hunter as most terriers fall under), the different varieties of Belgian ...  

Alaskan Malamute

Alaskan Malamute captures Best in Show

The San Diego Union-TribuneThe San Diego Union-Tribune - Jun 26, 2017
Oreo Cookie, a 5-year-old Alaskan Malamute, earned Best in Show at Kiwanis Club of Ramona's 13th Annual Bow Wow Pow Wow Dog Show. Owned by Julian resident Mary Beth Mora, Oreo Cookie also won Most Unusual Markings and Most Beautiful ...  

American Bulldog

South Wales woman rescues 'bag of bones' American bulldog ...

Daily MailDaily Mail - Jul 3, 2017
Katie Dunkely, 21, was so worried for the dog's welfare that she climbed over the fence of the home where it had been abandoned and let herself in through the ...  

American Eskimo Dog

US companies encourage dogs in the office
Yahoo7 News - Jun 27, 2017

Indy, Tanz's American Eskimo dog, usually greets employees when they arrive at the office and dog treats and snacks are always up for grabs. "I think this could be a high stress, very high-paced environment," Tanz, 35, said. "It just kind of takes the ...  

American Foxhound

PEDIGREE® Brand Honors Independence Day With True Story Of Revolutionary War Pup

PR Newswire (press release)PR Newswire (press release) - Jun 27, 2017
As a dog lover himself, George Washington is known for creating the American foxhound breed, but his menagerie included many other types of dogs. Liberty – a Briard – represents the type of dogs contemporary to 18th-century Williamsburg, and can be ...  

American Pit Bull Terrier

Life of pets on Fort Hood
The Fort Hood Sentinel - Jul 13, 2017

Fort Hood Family Housing has nine specific dog breeds that are banned, including: American pit bull terrier, staffordshire terrier, American staffordshire terrier, staffordshire bull terrier, Rottweiler, Doberman pinscher, chow chow, wolf and wolf ...  

American Staffordshire Terrier

Massena man says fireworks led to loss of his service dog
WatertownDailyTimes.com - Jul 15, 2017

That was the case with Chase, according to Mr. Gesualdi, who had his American Staffordshire Terrier euthanized on Monday at the suggestion of a veterinarian after it became clear that the fireworks had done too much damage to the dog. A 2013 study by ...  

American Water Spaniel

Are All Dogs Are Born Knowing How To Swim?

DogTimeDogTime - Jul 5, 2017
Water loving breeds include Retrievers and Spaniels, such as the Labrador Retriever, Golden Retriever, the American Water Spaniel, Irish Water Spaniel, and the Portuguese Water Dog. Retrievers and Spaniels tend to have strong, long, hind legs, which ...  

Anatolian Shepherd Dog

That Girl's Blog: Something Light and Fluffy (Dog Hair Everywhere)

CapeCod.com NewsCapeCod.com News - Apr 15, 2017
My 135 pound Anatolian Shepherd Dog doesn't just shed. Her breed does something affectionately referred to as “blowing her coat”. It's pretty accurate, because it is like a fur bomb went off in the house. BLAM! White fur EVERYWHERE! (Thank goodness for ...  

Australian Shepherd

Calistoga family asks for help finding lost Australian Shepherd dog

Napa Valley RegisterNapa Valley Register - Jul 18, 2017
A Calistoga family is asking residents to keep an eye out for their lost dog, Tucker. Tucker is a male Australian Shepherd, black, white and tan (Blue Merle) in color with bright blue eyes. He is three years old and weighs between 25 and 50 pounds. “He ...  

Australian Terrier

When once I was a postman

onevalefan.co.uk (blog)onevalefan.co.uk (blog) - Jul 9, 2017
In the 12 months I was a postman I had been chased by big dogs and bitten several times – with one particular Australian terrier well known for chasing anyone in or around its territory. More than once it had ripped my uniform, but no matter its owners ...  


Meet Lincoln! #WhyNotMePets

Q13 FOXQ13 FOX - Jul 10, 2017
SEATTLE — Meet Lincoln! This 7-year-old Shiba Inu, Basenji mix has had quite a life. Now he's looking for a fun and loving home to call his own. Bethany Black with the Emerald City Pet Rescue told us Lincoln will sit on your lap and he will probably ...  

Basset Griffon Vendeen

Parkes and District Kennel Club Show attracts 855 entries

Parkes Champion-PostParkes Champion-Post - Jun 20, 2017
Show one's Best in Show was a Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen, show two's Best in Show was a Pharaoh Hound and show three's Best in Show was a Maremma Sheepdog. “They are three extremely different breeds and not the usual breeds either,” Gaye said.  

Basset Hound

Basset hound in need of full-time belly scratcher

9NEWS.com9NEWS.com - Jul 5, 2017
DENVER - This easy-going pup is in need of a family to call his own. Bernard is a 10-year-old Basset Hound that prefers a life that has plenty of relaxation and belly scratches. He is an easy going gentleman that would fit perfectly in a gentle home ...  


Rockwood Files: Beagle is a rolling stone

Harrison Daily (subscription)Harrison Daily (subscription) - Jul 15, 2017
Our Beagle Charlie has forced our hand. Lately he has taken the art of breaking out of the backyard fence to a whole new level, so we had to get creative. This mission to keep Charlie at home has been going on a long time. After we adopted him five ...  

Bearded Collie

Twiggy wins two awards at the Monmouth Show

The Ross Gazette (press release) (subscription) (blog)The Ross Gazette (press release) (subscription) (blog) - Jul 12, 2017
Two-year-old bearded collie Heleview Harmony, owned by local breeder, Joyce Burford, won her class, and best of breed at the Monmouth Show recently. Heleview Harmony, whose pet name is Twiggy was awarded Pastoral group two. She also gained the ...  


Beauceron Security raises $500000 to expand cyber risk management platform across North America

BetaKitBetaKit - Jun 27, 2017
Fredericton-based Beauceron Security, a cybersecurity software developer, has raised a $500,000 seed round of funding. The round was led by East Valley Ventures and Mariner Partners, and included $150,000 from the New Brunswick Innovation ...  

Bedlington Terrier

Palm Springs Life

Palm Springs LifePalm Springs Life - Jun 30, 2017
Five days later in his airy and chic but cozy Mission Hills Country Club condo, as his beloved Bedlington Terrier, Falcon, roams the rooms, Childers is still buzzed from ONO. The ecstatic reviews of the show keep rolling in. “It's like my mother wrote ...  


Un bergamasco su due bocciato in tintarella: "Ecco gli errori da non ...

BergamoNews.itBergamoNews.it - Jul 11, 2017
State ore al sole utilizzando acceleranti al posto delle protezioni, non curandovi nemmeno di bere abbastanza acqua per idratare la pelle dall'interno?  

Bernese Mountain Dog

After Toby's tragic death, meet new Loveland Bernese mountain dog

9NEWS.com9NEWS.com - Jul 3, 2017
He was the unofficial mascot of Loveland Ski Area, and his owner, Dustin Schaefer, loved sharing photos of him for every occasion showcasing everything Colorado's mountains had to offer. Toby even got to meet Von Miller thanks to an adorable homage to ...  

Bichon Frise

16 dog breeds that don't shed

Mother Nature NetworkMother Nature Network - Jul 17, 2017
Bichon frise – This fluffy little guy has lots of white hair that requires regular trimming and grooming because his hair is always growing. That means lots of brushing to avoid mats, but no shedding. Chinese crested dog running through a dandelion ...  

Black And Tan Coonhound

SPCA takes in Kentucky shelter dogs looking for homes

Bradford EraBradford Era - Jun 28, 2017
“Marty,” a black and tan coonhound, was not brought in with an age on record, but the staff believes he is around 4 years old. “River,” a 10-year-old, border collie and beagle mix, has adventurous eyes and the softest fur. “Maximus,” a 10-month-old ...  

Black Russian Terrier

Get to Know the Black Russian Terrier: The Red Star's Creation

Dogster.comDogster.com - Jan 25, 2016
To dog folk, a Black Russian is not an after-dinner cocktail. And a Black Russian Terrier is not a terrier. It's one of Russia's greatest successes in animal husbandry, the result of a concerted effort to create the supreme military dog ...  


Meet Prince, a Bloodhound trained to find children.

York Daily Record/Sunday NewsYork Daily Record/Sunday News - Jul 6, 2017
Prince, a 6-month-old bloodhound, is introduced as the up-and-coming nose for finding missing children and other missing people, during the York County Commissioners meeting. Prince will replace Lou, a 9-year-old bloodhound, when Lou retires.  

Border Collie

A special border collie

Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3 - Jun 27, 2017
Will's work ethic is unmistakably border collie. He's clever and loyal. Concerned and curious. Always looking for his next assignment. On Redstart Farm in Black Earth, owner Patricia McConnell—a Madison-based zoologist, animal behaviorist and former ...  

Border Terrier

Pets of the week: A tabby cat, a terrier mix and a shorthair rabbit

STLtoday.comSTLtoday.com - Jul 14, 2017
Chewy is an energetic 6-year-old tricolor border terrier mix with a big heart and lots of love to give. Chewy is looking for an active family that will spend time playing with him outside and taking him for long walks to explore his new neighborhood ...  


Saluki lovers gain wealth of knowledge as national show

SouthCoastToday.comSouthCoastToday.com - Jul 16, 2017
... few days at Camp Best Friends in Rehoboth, where they trained in agility and obedience under the direction of Lynn Pray, a respected trainer and breeder of champion English Cocker Spaniels, and Lynn DiPrizio, a well known Borzoi judge and dog fancier.  

Boston Terrier

7Everyday Hero Cindy Marques volunteers for MidAmerica Boston Terrier Rescue

The Denver ChannelThe Denver Channel - Jul 17, 2017
DENVER -- The best thing in a rescued pet's life is a second chance. 7Everyday Hero Cindy Marques has taken that to heart. She helps rescue Boston Terriers. "They are loyal, they are smart, they are clowns," Marques said. And they love companionship.  

Bouvier Des Flandres

Florida's heat is deadly to dogs, and not just those trapped in cars

Tampabay.comTampabay.com - Jul 11, 2017
Pinellas and Hillsborough officials don't keep track of canine heat stroke deaths, but veterinarians said they tend to spike every summer. Cora Thebeau of Tampa remembers how quickly her dog Hank, 8, a shaggy-haired Bouvier des Flandres, was afflicted ...  

Bracco Italiano

The 28 dog breeds at risk of disappearing

Dorset EchoDorset Echo - May 28, 2017
The Bracco Italiano is an athletic hunting breed, highly prized in Italy for its retrieval skills. It has a playful, affectionate, and loyal, but stubborn, temperament. The Tibetan Mastiff is an impressively large and incredibly rare breed, which was ...  


Prix du Bois Briard - Saint-Cloud
Paris Turf - Jun 25, 2017

Partants et pronostics du Prix du Bois Briard de la réunion PMU à Saint-Cloud du 26/06/2017 à retrouver sur Paris Turf (courses pmu, quinté du jour, d'hier ...  

Bull Terrier

Family upset after Madison Co. Animal Control euthanized dogs placed for adoption

KMOV.comKMOV.com - Jul 18, 2017
"We felt like we were lied to, kind of misled," said Ben Fairchild. Fairchild and his wife, Andi, were faced with a difficult decision. The couple chose to give up their 9-month old pit bull-terrier mix puppies, Lola and Bella, after they got into a ...  


Ex-Brave, Bulldog Alex Wood improves to 11-0 with Dodgers

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionAtlanta Journal Constitution - Jul 16, 2017
Los Angeles Dodgers' Alex Wood delivers a pitch against the Miami Marlins, Saturday, July 15, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Former Braves and Georgia Bulldogs pitcher Alex Wood has done something that Sandy Koufax, Don Drysdale, ...  


Summer Essay Contest Entries: Week 2, 6th-8th grade division

Huntington Herald DispatchHuntington Herald Dispatch - Jul 6, 2017
The first reason I would want a Bullmastiff is they are protective. Bullmastiffs are a large breed, so they look intimidating. A full-grown Bullmastiff can weigh between 120 and 150 pounds. They do not bark often, but when they do, people take notice ...  

Cairn Terrier

The city is spending $32 million to get rid of rats

Time Out New York (blog)Time Out New York (blog) - Jul 13, 2017
It is also unclear what plans are in store for the corpses of these suffocated or starved rats, although I can say that my cairn terrier, Maggie, will do her best to help clean them up. Milk snakes and rat snakes have also been suggested by commenters ...  

Canaan Dog

Israel shuts down breeding grounds of country's unofficial national dog

The Jerusalem PostThe Jerusalem Post - Jul 3, 2017
Orit Nevo, vice president of the Israel Kennel Club, is among those coordinating efforts to ensure the breed's survival. “We have a national breed, the Canaan dog, and it's the only breed of dogs from Israel,” she told the Post on Monday. “It has to do ...  

Cane Corso

Cane Corso Longevity Study Announced

Pet AgePet Age - Jun 26, 2017
In order to better understand the life of the Cane Corso Italiano, researchers at the ZOO Tábor studied the data of 232 dogs of the breed collected from kennels and individual owners from 25 countries. The results were published on June 13 in the Open ...  

Cardigan Welsh Corgi

Quiet those barking dogs

Times Record NewsTimes Record News - Jun 29, 2017
I'm not a fan of barking dogs. For the most part, none of my dogs have been big barkers. They, of course, bark on occasion at things, but 99 percent of the time, there is a good reason. Even Festus, my Cardigan Welsh Corgi, wasn't a barker despite the ...  

Carolina Dog

North Carolina dog found tied to tree, went months without food, vet says
WSLS - Jun 27, 2017

PITT COUNTY, N.C. - Kids playing in the woods in North Carolina this past weekend found a dog a veterinarian says was without proper food for at least two months, according to WITN. According to the NBC affiliate, Pitt County Animal Shelter Director ...  

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

DWTS's Julianne Hough Weds NHL Star Brooks Laich!

PerezHilton.comPerezHilton.com - Jul 10, 2017
Tags: amazing, awwwww, brooks laich, cavalier king charles spaniel, coeur d'alene, cute and contemporary families, cute!, cuteness!, dance, dancing with the stars, derek hough, heartwarming, hockey, idaho, julianne hough, just married, marchesa ...  

Cesky Terrier

Chesapeake Bay Retriever

This dog spent 9 months lost in the Idaho mountains. Here's how she got home to Boise

Idaho StatesmanIdaho Statesman - Jul 8, 2017
Mo, a 12-year-old Chesapeake Bay Retriever, had gone missing September 13, 2016, between Horseshoe Bend and Placerville. A former hunting dog, Mo still accompanied her owners, Darwin and Cindy Cameron, on hunting trips and relaxed in their ...  


GRAPHIC: Man arrested for dragging Chihuahua from truck

KVOA Tucson NewsKVOA Tucson News - Jul 9, 2017
COTTONWOOD - A man was arrested on Saturday for dragging his Chihuahua from the back of his truck. A witness reported seeing Destry McClure, 52, dragging the dog for half a mile, according to the Cottonwood Police Department. The man was arrested ...  

Chow Chow

Puffie the Chow Chow is the cutest little ball of fluff we've ever seen ...

MetroMetro - Jul 4, 2017
One adorable little ball of fluff has completely stolen our hearts, and he's about to steal yours, too. Meet Puffie, a tiny Chow Chow who was born in China on...  

Clumber Spaniel

Dog owners to come together in Gravesend to walk rare Clumber spaniels

Gravesend ReporterGravesend Reporter - Jun 15, 2017
Owners of a rare breed of dog are coming together to walk their furry friends in Gravesend. Clumber spaniel owners from across London and the south east will be taking part in a summer walk in Shorne Woods, on July 2. The walk, which is open to both ...  

Coton de Tulear

Remy Is Basking Ridge's Pet Of The Week

Patch.comPatch.com - Jul 9, 2017
BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Meet Remy! He has been chosen as Basking Ridge Patch's Pet Of The Week. "This is Remy, our 2-1/2 year old Coton de Tulear. Remy loves his daily walks in the park, weather permitting, and meeting up with other dogs and their ...  

Curly Coated Retriever

Curly Coated Retriever weekend

Berkelbode (persbericht) (Registratie) (Blog)Berkelbode (persbericht) (Registratie) (Blog) - Jun 19, 2017
Voor wie van honden houdt en nader kennis wilt maken met een bijzonder ras: kom langs tijdens het Curly weekend! U kunt daar kennis maken met de Curly Coated Retriever en de eigenaren beantwoorden graag uw vragen. Deze oudste en grootste van de ...  


Dozens of dachshunds show up at Northeast Ohio Dachshund Picnic in Kent: photos

WKYC-TVWKYC-TV - Jul 8, 2017
Hundreds of dachshunds and their proud owners congregated at Kent's Plum Creek Park for the annual Northeast Ohio Dachshund Picnic. The picnic began as a small backyard gathering in North Royalton in 1998. Since then, the event has evolved to ...  


Dalmatian Mountain Climbers Conquering Swiss Alps

Total Croatia NewsTotal Croatia News - Jul 10, 2017
Seeing that they are Dalmatian after all, the climbers made sure to raise Hajduk flags on both peaks they've conquered so far - just so everybody knows who's the boss. Good luck to the expedition, and we're looking forward to the third flag to crown ...  

Dandie Dinmont Terrier

Leeds Harewood House to stage Crufts qualifying event

Yorkshire Evening PostYorkshire Evening Post - Jun 22, 2017
Highlights include seeing some rare British and Irish breeds competing, such as the Dandie Dinmont Terrier and Irish Water Spaniel. These type of dogs are bred in such small numbers today that they are considered by the Kennel Club to be at risk of ...  


Machine Reasoning Gets a Boost With This Simple New Algorithm

Singularity HubSingularity Hub - Jul 6, 2017
The RN-augmented network performed just as well as state-of-the-art models at 95 percent on most of the tasks, but especially excelled at questions requiring inference— “The dog is a black Deerhound. The Deerhound's name is Sirius. What color is Sirius?  

Doberman Pinscher

Doberman gives birth to 15 puppies

KAKEKAKE - Jun 28, 2017
What could be a world record for the number of Doberman Pinscher puppies born in one litter, and these aren't just any puppies.."I look at them and every single one of them when I'm holding them and I'm like how many lives are you going to save and it ...  

Dogue de Bordeaux

Dogs have their day at Pittsburgh City Council

Pittsburgh Post-GazettePittsburgh Post-Gazette - Jul 1, 2017
Pittsburgh City Councilwoman Darlene Harris sponsored the resolution honoring Sebastian, left, a dogue de Bordeaux, and Arianna, a Rottweiler, for their therapy work with Three Rivers Hospice and Family Home Health Services, Inc.  

English Pointer

Healthy Paws: Canine Genetic Testing

ARL nowARL now - Jul 13, 2017
Next was Dewey, Dr. Ungerer's purebred English Pointer. Dewey's results showed that he was 75 percent Pointer, but one of his parents was likely mixed with a German Short-Haired Pointer — still in the Pointer family, just a slight variation. Dr ...  

English Setter


Youngstown VindicatorYoungstown Vindicator - Jul 11, 2017
... of Howland, Ronald E. (Ayano) Hillier of Falls Church, Va., Savanna Winch of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and Whitney Winch of Cortland; three great-grandchildren, Elle and Zoe Rura of Cortland and Evan Hillier of Falls Church; and his English Setter, Jenny.  

English Springer Spaniel

Got bed bugs?

Foster's Daily DemocratFoster's Daily Democrat - Jul 16, 2017
She is a 5-year-old English springer spaniel that is a National Entomology Scent Detection Canine Association certified bed bug detective. Her trainer, Keith MacKenzie of Kounty K9 in Rochester, said she has been detecting bed bugs successfully for ...  

Finnish Lapphund

Labrador retriever Finland's favourite dog for seventh year running

YLE NewsYLE News - Jan 21, 2017
Meanwhile the Finnish Lapphund, a favourite of reindeer herders, rose on the ranking from fourth to second place last year. Last year, owners registered more than 700 Karelian Bear Dog and Finnish Spitz pups. The registrations put the KBD at seventh ...  

Finnish Spitz

Everett dog owners hope for the best at Westminster show

The Daily HeraldThe Daily Herald - Feb 10, 2017
Meet Zoom. He's a Finnish spitz with a fox-like look, a persistent bark and a lively personality. Meet Hudson. He's a field spaniel with floppy ears, keen hunting skills and a gentle nature. Meet Wendy Whiteley, Zoom's owner, who at 49 has been showing ...  

Flat Coated Retriever

Tom Colicchio May Be a Top Chef, But Have You Met His Top Dog, Piper?

Bravo (blog)Bravo (blog) - Jun 14, 2017
The Top Chef judge and mentor got his flat-coated retriever from a responsible breeder over eight years ago, but according to the chef, she seems to have Peter Pan syndrome. The beautiful pupper has a healthy appetite for playtime—Tom has shared ...  

French Bulldog

May the PAWS be with you! French bulldog pup who was dumped in a box finds a home thanks to his uncanny ...

Daily MailDaily Mail - Jun 27, 2017
It was the case of The Empire Strikes Bark for this rescued French bulldog pup after he found a new home due to his uncanny resemblance to Yoda from Star Wars. The dog was found with another pup of the same breed dumped in a cardboard box - which ...  

German Pinscher

Difficulties with Dobermans

dvm360dvm360 - Nov 16, 2016
Sleek and trim in appearance, the Doberman is a mixture of many breeds, including the smooth-haired German pinscher and certain shepherd strains. Dobermans are frequently misunderstood. Although they were bred to be tough, courageous protectors, ...  

German Shepherd Dog

Dog Mauls Another Dog, Greenwich Owner Arrested: Police

Patch.comPatch.com - Jul 11, 2017
GREENWICH, CT — A Byram man who owns a mixed German Shepherd dog was arrested for allegedly allowing the animal to roam which led to it attacking and injuring a smaller Beagle, according to police. Arrested on July 8 on charges of animal nuisance, ...  

German Shorthaired Pointer

Family hound home safe and sound

Katherine TimesKatherine Times - Jul 19, 2017
The six-month-old German Shorthaired Pointer snapped her lead when the crackers started near Rowland's Quarry, on Florina Road. “We drove around looking for her after crackers had finished until 1:30am and we continued looking for her all of Sunday,” ...  

German Wirehaired Pointer

'Great' first female police dog in Elgin

Chicago Daily HeraldChicago Daily Herald - Jul 12, 2017
Kite's former canine partner, Gage, a German wirehaired pointer, retired in March and continues to live with the Kite family as a pet dog. Tango and Gage are starting to get along, Kite said. "It took a little adjustment (for Gage) to understand he's ...  

Giant Schnauzer

Linda Cannon: Dog lovers will bark for this book

Joplin GlobeJoplin Globe - Jul 16, 2017
... the different varieties of Belgian shepherds, and giant schnauzer. Rarer are the hovawart, Karelian bear dog (listed specifically for its work in bear deterrence as several other specialized breeds are also included) and the absolutely irresistible ...  

Glen Of Imaal Terrier

Leader of the pack

Danville Commercial NewsDanville Commercial News - Jul 6, 2017
Mason got the idea in 2007 when he was walking Maggie –- a Glen of Imaal terrier from Ireland — in Florida, and met someone who suggested visiting the local dog park. Maggie had a wonderful time chasing the other dogs. When Mason returned to Danville, ...  

Golden Retriever

Watch a heroic golden retriever save a baby deer from drowning

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune - Jul 18, 2017
A sea wall separates Asharoken Village, N.Y., from Long Island Sound on Aug. 26, 2014. A man says his dog jumped into the sound at Port Jefferson, N.Y., on July 16, 2017, to save a baby deer. (Emily Dooley / AP). Lindsey BeverWashington Post. A dog ...  


Conibear catches goldendoodle; doggie survives

Jackson Hole News&GuideJackson Hole News&Guide - Jul 4, 2017
Skyline Ranch resident Erin Flynn learned firsthand on a routine neighborhood walk over the weekend, when her goldendoodle Lucy failed to come on command for over half an hour. The delay, she discovered, was due to her dog having wandered away ...  

Gordon Setter

UPDATED: Evangeline Kennel Club Dog Show in Berwick all about canine competition and having fun

The Register/AdvertiserThe Register/Advertiser - Jun 26, 2017
Alistair Sutherland of Arnprior, Ontario, brought his four-year-old Grand Champion Excellent Gordon Setter, Player, to the show. Sutherland, the vice president of the Gordon Setter Club of Canada, said Player is currently number-one of his breed in the ...  

Great Dane

Pet of the Week: Great Dane puppy named Miles

KABC-TVKABC-TV - Jul 11, 2017
Our ABC7 Pet of the Week is a Great Dane puppy named Miles. Please give him a good home! (KABC). KABC. Tuesday, July 11, 2017 02:43PM. LOS ANGELES (KABC) --. Our ABC7 Pet of the Week is a Great Dane puppy named Miles. Please give him a ...  

Greater Swiss Mountain Dog

Greater Swiss Mountain Dog show coming to the Lehigh Valley

WFMZ AllentownWFMZ Allentown - May 13, 2017
LOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP, Pa. - The Lehigh Valley is going to the dogs! Well, kind of. Saturday marks the beginning of the Greater Swiss Mountain Dog Club of America National Specialty in Bethlehem. It's being held at the Best Western Hotel and ...  


Heat Hounds Passengers: Stockton Greyhound Station Has No Air Conditioning

CBS SacramentoCBS Sacramento - Jul 11, 2017
STOCKTON (CBS13) — Next time you visit the Greyhound bus station in Stockton, consider bringing light baggage, plenty of water and maybe a portable fan. Since the summer began, the building has had no air conditioning for anyone, including employees ...  

Griffon Bruxellois

Un chien déguisé en Donald Trump captive Instagram

TVA NouvellesTVA Nouvelles - Jul 2, 2017
Un poil en bataille, une moue exaspérée et un costume-cravate : entre Donald Trump et Mr Griff, un griffon bruxellois de 13 ans, la ressemblance est flagrante... ou presque. Qu'importe, Steph Rounds, la propriétaire du chien, utilise tous les ...  


Famous YouTube dog with an LDS trainer brings smiles and joy

Deseret NewsDeseret News - Jul 8, 2017
Jasmine, a 10-year-old Havanese, knows over 100 unique tricks. This talented dog has been on international, national and local television stations — including "Good Morning America" and "Animal Planet." She has also been in commercials and photo ...  


Lemmikin kuoleman sureminen hävettää – voi olla rankempaa kuin ihmisen poismeno

YLEYLE - Jul 2, 2017
Miinalaisen koira hovawart Max kuoli 3.6.2017 osittain väärän diagnoosin vuoksi. – Päällimmäisenä on tietenkin suru. Mutta myös ne ristiriitaiset ajatukset, että jos en olisi aukonut vääriä ovia vääränä päivänä, asiat voisivat olla toisin, Taisto ...  

Hungarian Vizsla

Pet Subjects: Telegraph vet Pete Wedderburn answers your questions

Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk - Jul 16, 2017
Dear Pete. Should I neuter my male Hungarian vizsla at seven months, or leave it until later, as she could be classified as a “large breed”? GG, Co Clare. dog. Credit: Tom Pilston. Dear GG. Many vets used to issue a blanket recommendation that all dogs ...  

Ibizan Hound

Bolt is best of breed

Cornish & Devon PostCornish & Devon Post - Jun 16, 2017
AN Ibizan Hound and her human from Camelford were thrilled to pick up the best of breed award for the fourth time. Amanda Carter showed five-year-old Bolt, from Canada (pictured above). Amanda also picked up the best of breed award with ...  

Irish Red And White Setter

Pet Tales: Rare breeds win hearts at dog show

Pittsburgh Post-GazettePittsburgh Post-Gazette - Apr 8, 2017
Kairi, a 3-year-old Irish red and white setter, participated in "Meet the Breeds" last weekend at the Western Pennsylvania Kennel Association dog show at the Monroeville Convention Center. By Linda Wilson Fuoco / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Salina didn't ...  

Irish Setter

Smith: Texas diner big on flavor, not frills

Online AthensOnline Athens - Jul 15, 2017
An elderly gentleman approached with an Irish Setter on a short leash. “Could you allow some space,” he asked as he pulled up a chair before an answer was forthcoming. I not only felt accommodating, but also sentimental. An Irish Setter is canine royalty.  

Irish Terrier

PET TALK: There's a new red devil in town

Aiken StandardAiken Standard - Jul 18, 2017
Move over, Dora, there's a new red devil in town, and her name is Ella! For those of you who read my articles or visit the clinic, you know about my Irish terrier, Dora. She's my fourth one and truly tests my patience. Ed has famously said, “When you ...  

Irish Water Spaniel

16 dog breeds that don't shed

Mother Nature NetworkMother Nature Network - Jul 17, 2017
The tall Irish water spaniel has a waterproof coat. (Photo: Capture Light/Shutterstock). Irish water spaniel – The tallest of all spaniels, this playful pup has a curled, waterproof liver-colored coat. It only requires brushing every few weeks and ...  

Irish Wolfhound

Surveillance video catches moment firefighter's dog shot, killed

KHOUKHOU - Jul 6, 2017
HOUSTON - A Houston firefighter and his family are mourning the loss of their beloved dog after someone shot it overnight in the Heights. Angus was a 5-year-old Irish Wolfhound mix rescued by Darrin Nielsen. The dog loved to play with Nielsen's kids ...  

Italian Greyhound

Man with 64 neglected dogs gets early release from jail

Journal & CourierJournal & Courier - Jul 17, 2017
For example, the Italian Greyhound Rescue received $1,408.45 in restitution from Hansen. However, Cooke's filing indicated their actual expense is estimated to be $15,758.79. Persin denied Cooke's motion to intervene on behalf of these organizations, ...  

Jack Russell Terrier

Sissy: Sweet Jack Russell Terrier

CBS 8 San DiegoCBS 8 San Diego - Jul 13, 2017
Sissy, an 8-year-old Jack Russell Terrier, is looking for a loving home. Sissy is a sweet, happy-go-lucky gal who is looking for a family to love during her golden years. She enjoys snuggling in laps and hanging out with her people and other dogs. If ...  

Japanese Chin

Mitral valve repair surgery saved our dog Harper

VIN News ServiceVIN News Service - Jun 27, 2017
When she was 6, I read an article about a man who raised $32,000 to fly a Japanese veterinary surgeon, Dr. Masami Uechi, to Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, to perform mitral valve repair surgery on his Japanese chin, Esme. Uechi developed the ...  

Japanese Spitz

My Pet: Chasing birds is what it's all about, Alfie

Independent.ieIndependent.ie - Jun 18, 2017
This is Alfie. He is almost four years old. Alfie is a Cavaspitz, which is a mixed breed between a Cavachon and a Japanese Spitz. There is a dog across the road from us that is crazy about Alfie, but Alfie is not nearly as crazy about her though! He ...  

Karelian Bear Dog

Brown bear fatally shot in Sitka after eating homeowner's dog

KTVA.com - Anchorage, AlaskaKTVA.com - Anchorage, Alaska - Jul 15, 2017
Tim Hall, the trooper who responded to the call, said that the canine killed in the encounter was an adult Karelian bear dog. “It was on the property initially when the bear showed up,” Hall said. “It was not tied up.” Hall said the bear, a brown boar ...  


International dog show brings 2500 canines to Exhibition Park in Canberra

The Canberra TimesThe Canberra Times - Jul 8, 2017
Beverley Barr from Canberra with her Keeshond Snoop and Gonzalo Donoso with his Afghan hound Conrad. Photo: Sitthixay Ditthavong. From the smallest of pugs to the largest of German shepherds, and almost every breed in between, more than 2500 ...  

Kerry Blue Terrier

What fathers do

TechCrunchTechCrunch - Jun 18, 2017
They convince the family it wants a dog and picks a special breed, a Kerry Blue Terrier, because it doesn't shed. They get drunk at the Sheraton hotel bar happy hour and fall out of the car and turn you off alcohol until late in college. That's when ...  

King Charles Spaniel

Dogs of the Decade poll winners announced – as Suffolk picks favourite breeds

Ipswich StarIpswich Star - Jul 17, 2017
Organisers announced the winners of the vote today – 1 Greyhound; 2 Labrador; 3 Cockapoo; 4 Tibetan Terrier; 5 Cocker Spaniel; 6 Beagle; 7 Jack Russell Terrier; 8 King Charles Spaniel; 9 Border Collie; 10 Labradoodle. Suffolk Community Foundation's ...  

King Shepherd

These Are the Heroic Pets Who Saved People's Lives
The Cheat Sheet - Jun 26, 2017

The king shepherd accompanied the teenager, Joseph Phillips-Garcia, and the boy's aunt, cousin, and friend on a fishing trip. On the drive home, their car went off the road and down a steep hill into a forest. Only Phillips-Garcia and Sako survived the ...  


Shareholder meeting season reaches peak

The Japan NewsThe Japan News - Jun 29, 2017
At a meeting of Daio Paper Corp. in the city of Shikokuchuo, Ehime Prefecture, Hokuetsu Kishu Paper Co. opposed proposed reappointments of Daio board directors, including President Masayoshi Sako. Hokuetsu Kishu holds a 20 percent stake in Daio.  


Livestock guardian dogs a breed apart

Capital PressCapital Press - Jul 4, 2017
Breeds used by Oregon producers interviewed included Maremma, Komondor and Anatolian Shepherd purebreds and Maremma crosses. Producers emphasize the importance of selecting dogs with the right personality for your needs and buying them from ...  


Linda Cannon: Dog lovers will bark for this book
Joplin Globe - Jul 16, 2017

The first is livestock guardian dogs, such as the Anatolian shepherd or the Kuvasz. As with all the group chapters, the beginning outlines the general appearance, roles, behavior and temperament as well as myths and misinformation about the group ...  


Novi school's labradoodle therapy dog retires

Fox 2 DetroitFox 2 Detroit - Jun 16, 2017
(WJBK) - For more than a decade a labradoodle has been boosting the spirits of students and staff at a Novi school. But now it's time for her to call it a career.  

Labrador Retriever

U of M hires bomb-sniffing Labrador retriever

TwinCities.com-Pioneer PressKMSP-TV - Jun 10, 2017
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- A Minnesota university has hired a Labrador retriever to sniff out bombs before events on campus, track lost items and find missing people. The Minnesota Daily reports that the University of Minnesota Police Department has welcomed ...  

Lakeland Terrier

Blind dog who had eyes removed finds love in 'fur-ever' home

Rugby Observer (press release) (blog)Rugby Observer (press release) (blog) - Jul 12, 2017
A BLIND dog has found his 'fur-ever' home after his plight was highlighted in The Observer. Lakeland Terrier cross Andy was taken into Rugby-based Pawprints Dog Rescue several months ago when he had already lost his sight, but due to being in a lot of ...  


Discovered by Mistake, a Rare Portrait of the Brontë Sisters Could Sell for $50000

artnet Newsartnet News - Jul 13, 2017
Humbert says it has now established a firm link between the artist and the Brontë family, noting that Landseer frequented Yorkshire. Leading Landseer expert, Richard Ormond has concluded it is “undoubtedly related” to a pastel drawing of the Brontë ...  


Leonberg: OB-Kandidat Kaufmann kritisiert Pläne für Großklinik ...

Leonberger KreiszeitungLeonberger Kreiszeitung - Jul 10, 2017
Leonberg - Martin Kaufmann, der sozialdemokratische Kandidat für das Amt des Leonberger Oberbürgermeisters, bezweifelt, dass eine Zentralklinik auf dem ...  

Lhasa Apso

LEE WARD: Freddy, my little angel
The Independent - Jul 8, 2017

My current mutt squeeze is Freddy, a lhasa apso-poodle combo (I think), or a lhasapoo. That's a real thing. Freddy has a few poodle qualities — little to no shedding, long legs, loves everybody. He has more qualities of a lhasa — the face, the build ...  


Young lurcher Paddy searching for forever family (From Wirral Globe)

Wirral GlobeWirral Globe - Jun 24, 2017
HANDSOME Paddy is an active chap who is looking for his forever home.  


Maltese College Kids Design a Smart Helmet to Aid Riders

RideApartRideApart - Jul 10, 2017
A group of students from Malta's St. Martin's Institute of Higher Education won this year's prestigious Junior Achievements European Enterprise Challenge in Helsinki, Finland, with their INTACT smart helmet system. Similar to EatSleepRIDE's App's ...  

Manchester Terrier

Pet of the Week: Manchester Terrier mix named Julie

KABC-TVKABC-TV - Jul 4, 2017
Our ABC7 Pet of the Week on Tuesday, July 4, is Julie, a 2-year-old Manchester Terrier mix. Please help give her a good home! (KABC). KABC. By ABC7.com staff. Tuesday, July 04, 2017 09:31AM. LOS ANGELES (KABC) --. Our ABC7 Pet of the Week on ...  

Miniature Pinscher

Ridgefield police look for Miniature Pinscher owner

The Ridgefield PressThe Ridgefield Press - Jul 6, 2017
The Ridgefield Police are looking for the owner of a male Miniature Pinscher, black with brown on its face and stomach. It has a black collar and is not chipped. The dog was found roaming Route 7 near the Danbury line and was dropped off at Canine ...  

Miniature Schnauzer

Dog Days of Summer

The Southeast SunThe Southeast Sun - Jul 18, 2017
Miniature Schnauzer Roxy, owned by Billy and Sandra Phillips, cools off in front of a fan on the back porch. Fans help circulate the air and can make you feel cooler in the house. Betty and Wishbone. Laura Fezie ...  

Neapolitan Mastiff

World's Ugliest Dog: This gassy Neapolitan Mastiff named Martha

It's a crown that may not make the winner particularly happy. But it comes with $1,500, a flashy trophy and massive attention. When Martha won the 29th annual World's Ugliest Dog Contest on Friday, she naturally did not jump for joy. The California ...  

Norfolk Terrier

'My terrier Barney (21) is oldest in the world'
http://www.staustellvoice.co.uk/ - Jul 13, 2017

MEET Barney - who is believed to be the oldest Norfolk terrier in the world, and a part-time potential life-saver. At aged 21, the handsome chap is believed to have outlived his counterparts by up to NINE years. He is well-known on internet forums and ...  

Norwegian Elkhound

Jack And Murphy Are Westfield's Pet Of The Week

Patch.comPatch.com - Jun 18, 2017
They have been chosen as Westfield Patch's Pet Of The Week. "My pets are Jack and Murphy. They are both mixed breeds. Jack is Norwegian Elkhound and Sheltie mix and is from Brooklyn. (Jack). Murphy is predominately Shih Tzu according to the rescue ...  

Norwich Terrier

12 dogs having the best day at the beach ever

Mother Nature NetworkMother Nature Network - Jul 14, 2017
This little Brussels griffon took sand exploration to an entirely new level. (Photo: Womp1WompCity/Reddit). This Norwich terrier nearly became airborne when she discovered seagulls were amazingly fun to chase. dog chasing seagulls at the beach At the ...  

Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever

Susquehanna Riverkeeper creatively fights for Valley resource

Sunbury Daily ItemSunbury Daily Item - Jun 18, 2017
She has started training her 20-month-old Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever — aptly named Susquehanna — to be one of just a few dogs nationally trained to detect sewage leaks within the watershed. One of 320 licensed Waterkeepers representing 35 ...  

Old English Sheepdog

Family's Old English Sheepdog missing in Henleaze after they came to Bristol for a funeral

Bristol PostBristol Post - Jun 24, 2017
Enter your postcode to see news and information near you Community updates, Crime Statistics, Local News & Events and much more... Molly the Old English Sheepdog. Share; Comments. The search is on for a dog which went missing in Henleaze.  


Rare Breed at Del Mar Dog Show: The Webbed-Foot Otterhound
Times of San Diego - Feb 26, 2017

Webster, 8, an award-winning Otterhound, puts his nose to work at Webster, an award-winning Otterhound, puts his nose to work at the Silver Bay Kennel Club dog show. Photo by Chris Stone. By Chris Stone and Ken Stone. Webster is the definition of ...  

Patterdale Terrier

Dog owner avoids jail over 'badger baiting' injuries to animals

Belfast TelegraphBelfast Telegraph - Jul 8, 2017
A patterdale terrier also had damage to its lips and scarring injuries, which the vet also believed were two months old. The third dog, a Cairn-Patterdale cross, had several of its teeth missing as well as injuries to its lips. The vet believed those ...  


PHOTOS: Pekingese dogs up for adoption at Austin Humane Society

KXAN.comKXAN.com - Jul 7, 2017
AUSTIN (KXAN) — When an elderly woman passed away earlier this week, her 14 Pekingese dogs ended up at the Austin Humane Society. While six of the dogs will go up for adoption starting this Saturday, the eight other dogs—all of which are older—are ...  

Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Meet the Dogs of the Senate, Round II

Roll CallRoll Call - Jul 10, 2017
Holland, a Pembroke Welsh corgi in Georgia Sen. David Perdue's office, keeps the senator's couch warm. (Courtesy Perdue's office). Alex Gangitano · @Alex Gangitano. Posted Jul 10, 2017 5:00 AM. Save for later. A few friendly dogs roaming around can ...  

Perro de Presa Canario

List of banned dogs for import expanded
The National - Mar 22, 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 boxer dogs. Banned breeds, once registered, cannot be re-homed or adopted if the owner decides to ...  

Peruvian Inca Orchid

16 dog breeds that don't shed

Mother Nature NetworkMother Nature Network - Jul 17, 2017
Peruvian Inca Orchid – This hairless breed, also simply called the Peruvian hairless dog, doesn't shed, but it does require sunscreen and regular baths. They especially need lots of skin care when they are puppies. white miniature poodle lying in the ...  


This Woman's Rules For Dog-Sitting Her Pomeranian Are Amazingly ...

HuffPostHuffPost - Jul 13, 2017
This is Pepper, a three-year-old Pomeranian who lives with her human mom Elaine Diaz in Fresno, California. Elaine Diaz/Tommy Rios. Pepper and her mom.  


Golden doodles, whoodles, and giant schnoodles — oh my!

The Boston GlobeThe Boston Globe - Jun 16, 2017
“During the 16th and 17th centuries, at the height of early poodle hunting parties,” he wrote, “dog trainers developed the standard working clip: hair around the major joints to provide warmth while the dogs were swimming in cool water, with the ...  


Doug the Pug's Insider Guide to a Nashville Summer

ParadeParade - Jul 18, 2017
Doug the Pug keeps things chill even in the dog days of summer, so Parade turned to social media's It Pug for his favorite ways to stay cool in his hometown of Nashville. The famed pooch and his human counterparts, Leslie Mosier and Rob Chianelli, gave ...  


Ritkán terel a puli

Napló OnlineNapló Online - Jul 16, 2017
Ezzel szemben a puli mára már inkább házi kedvenc lett, aki őrzi a házat és barátságos a gyerekekkel. Az őshonos magyar kutyafajták közül talán a puli a legismertebb. Legendásan tanulékony fajta, könnyen megjegyzi a kiadott parancsokat. Ám, ha valami ...  

Pyrenean Mastiff

Extreme traits can contribute to poor overall health in a dog
Sacramento Bee - Apr 22, 2017

... includes the affenpinscher, Boston terrier, boxer, Brussels griffon, cavalier King Charles spaniel, dogue de Bordeaux, Japanese chin, Lhasa apso, mastiff, bull mastiff, Neapolitan mastiff, Pyrenean mastiff, Tibetan mastiff, Spanish mastiff ...  

Rat Terrier

Just a Few Thoughts About the Family Pet

National MonitorNational Monitor - Jul 11, 2017
Tiger is a rat terrier. He doesn't live up to his namesake because he is pretty much terrified of every living creature except lizards and squirrels, both of which he is in constant pursuit, although having never actually caught one of either. He is ...  

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Canyon County Pet of the Week: Bubba

Idaho StatesmanIdaho Statesman - Jul 10, 2017
Bubba, 7, is a hound/Rhodesian Ridgeback mix. He weighs 75.9 pounds and is house-trained. He knows the sit, lay down and fetch commands. Bubba is happy, friendly, playful and affectionate. He loves kids and loves to play in the water. He can be strong ...  


Feature Creature: Rottweiler mix needs a home

The Spokesman-ReviewThe Spokesman-Review - Jun 28, 2017
Diesel is full of fun. He is calm and mellow but could benefit from an active family to help him get into shape. Please refer to the pet's ID number when contacting SCRAPS with questions about one of the adoptable pets. If you are interested in this ...  


Saluki football lands 3-star running back Tremayne Lee

The SouthernThe Southern - Jul 16, 2017
Lee is SIU's third commitment for the 2018 football season, joining Belleville Althoff safety Justin Strong and Algonquin Jacobs High School offensive lineman Jimmy Wormsley. Justin Strong is the younger brother of Saluki freshman linebacker Bryson Strong.  


Kabeara Kennels Teresa Heaver Raises Customer Awareness on Samoyed Breed

PR Newswire (press release)PR Newswire (press release) - Jul 6, 2017
LOCKPORT, Ill., July 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Between the end of the nineteenth century and the beginning of the twentieth century, expeditions to the Arctic and Antarctic often made use of the Russian Samoyed breed. Known for their reliability ...  


Fido meets flipper! The heartwarming moment a puppy and dolphin playfully splash around in the ocean together

Daily MailDaily Mail - Jun 13, 2017
The incredible video showing the interspecies bonding was filmed by Adam Dreffin while he was out running a boat tour - and it was his dog Bella, a small Schipperke, who took the plunge with the dolphin. The dolphin ducks and dives around little Bella ...  


Bark for Books Boosts Los Alamos Library Funding with Some Doggone Fun

NoozhawkNoozhawk - Jul 2, 2017
Nika, a schnoodle, entered the fun after vacationing owners Karolina and John Leonte of Los Angeles learned about Bark for Books while at dinner the night before at a nearby restaurant. “We just said, 'OK, we're going to participate',” John Leonte said.  

Scottish Terrier

Healthy Paws: Canine Genetic Testing

ARL nowARL now - Jul 13, 2017
Uma's results showed that she was 75 percent Scottish Terrier, and 25 percent West Highland White Terrier, which came as a bit of a surprise to her owner. The three mixed breeds we tested were our LVT Leslie's dog Weebles, labeled an Affenpinscher mix, ...  

Sealyham Terrier

Rare Sealyham terriers championed by Granville couple

Columbus DispatchColumbus Dispatch - Oct 26, 2016
“Last year was one of our best years,” said Sharon Yard, a resident of northern Virginia and president of the American Sealyham Terrier Club. “We registered over 80 Sealyhams with the American Kennel Club. Compared with the thousands of Labradors, for ...  

Shar Pei

Neglected shar pei 'dumped by puppy farmer'

BBC NewsBBC News - Jun 28, 2017
She was found with a life threatening infection and nails so long that she was unable to walk.  

Shetland Sheepdog

Plight of Maggie, missing Shetland sheepdog, goes viral

The Westerly SunThe Westerly Sun - Jul 8, 2017
Each one bears a photograph of a 3-year-old Shetland sheepdog, or sheltie, named Maggie. And word has spread as far as Canada. On the evening of April 1, Maggie's owner, Susie Fehrmann, let her out into her fenced yard. Fehrmann, her husband, Carl, ...  

Shiba Inu

Small Wonders: Life Portrait in Miniature

Daily BeastDaily Beast - Jul 16, 2017
Small Wonders: Life Portrait in Miniature. Dancing through a broccoli forrest and hanging 10 on a shiba inu wave through the lens of Japanese photographer Tatsuya Tanaka. Elizabeth Brockway ...  

Siberian Husky

Donations being sought for project to honor NIU mascots

The MidWeekThe MidWeek - Jul 19, 2017
DeKALB – Diesel, Northern Illinois University's first live Siberian husky mascot, spent nine seasons patrolling the sidelines of football games before retiring in 2013 to make way for the current mascot, Mission. In honor of this service and the ...  

Skye Terrier

Ocala-connected dogs miss out on Westminster finals

OcalaOcala - Feb 14, 2017
We would have liked to win three years in a row. We won two years in a row which is unheard of,” said Marcelo Veras, a partner in Bannerdown. They won the group in 2015 and 2016 with Charlie, Mick's full brother and the winningest Skye terrier ever.  


Westminster New Dog Breeds: Hairless Terrier, Pumi, Sloughi

NewsmaxNewsmax - Jan 31, 2017
The Westminster Kennel Club Dog will introduce three new breeds at next month's show at Madison Square Garden in New York City – the American hairless terrier, the pumi, and the sloughi. The breeds, which were introduced at an event last week, will ...  

Smooth Collie

Meet Betty and Hazel: Prescott resident to receive hearing assistance dog

Pierce County HeraldPierce County Herald - Jun 10, 2017
This will be Brietkrietz-Miller's third assistance dog and she is ready to get Hazel, a smooth collie, who will perform a variety of tasks. "She alerts me to sounds in my home," Brietkrietz-Miller said. "If I drop something, she'll nudge me...that's ...  

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

16 dog breeds that don't shed

Mother Nature NetworkMother Nature Network - Jul 17, 2017
Soft coated Wheaten terrier – This friendly terrier has a soft, wavy coat that needs regular grooming to keep out the mats. black and white Spanish water dog The Spanish water dog doesn't need to be brushed or combed. (Photo: Daz Stock/Shutterstock).  

Spinone Italiano

Barrington dog, owner competing at Westminister show

Foster's Daily DemocratFoster's Daily Democrat - Feb 13, 2017
Mother-daughter team Holly and Taylor Forbes of Greenland and their Spinone Italiano will also be competing. Portsmouth resident Stacey Carver and her 4-year-old Border Collie, Poe, her service dog, will be in attendance as well. While Doc may have ...  

St. Bernard

St. Bernard wetlands suit against oil industry returned to state court

NOLA.comNOLA.com - Jul 14, 2017
A wetlands damage lawsuit filed against oil and gas companies by St. Bernard Parish and state officials can be heard in a state court, a federal judge in New Orleans has ruled. In addition, a federal magistrate judge in Lafayette recommended that a ...  

Staffordshire Bull Terrier

This skateboarding Staffordshire bull terrier is top dog

BBC NewsBBC News - Jul 7, 2017
The owner of a Staffordshire bull terrier has said he is teaching his dog to do tricks to help improve the image of the breed. Adem Basharan performs shows with Ziggy Trixx on Southend's High Street. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on ...  

Standard Schnauzer

Rowlett Pet of the Week: Sasha

Star Local MediaStar Local Media - Jul 1, 2017
Sasha is a standard Schnauzer mix with salt and pepper coloring. She arrived at the shelter on May 6 and her ID is 11164645. Friends of Rowlett Animals hosts adoption events the second Saturday each month from noon to 3 p.m. at PetSmart in Rowlett, ...  

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

7 things to do in the Inland Empire this week (July 14-20)

Press-EnterprisePress-Enterprise - Jul 13, 2017
The movie's main character is Bodi the Tibetan Mastiff, who guards a quiet village from wolves with his family. But when Bodi discovers a radio dropped by a plane, he decides he wants to be a rock star. The film is screening as part of Starlight ...  

Tibetan Spaniel

Adoptable dogs: Little mixed breeds Dio and Shadow are calm, sweet dogs

OCRegisterOCRegister - Jul 13, 2017
They have always lived together. Four years after they were born, Shadow, left, and Dio remain close. Dio is a dachshund mix. He and his brother, Shadow, are looking for a home together. Shadow is a Tibetan spaniel mix. He and his brother, Dio, are ...  

Tibetan Terrier

Local Hooters trio competing in Las Vegas

The News-PressThe News-Press - Jul 6, 2017
She adopted a nine-month old Tibetan terrier she calls Chewbacca, after the Star Wars character. She also enjoys aquariums and salt-water fish tanks. Slobodzian's mother Amy is a former Fort Myers Beach Hooters Girl and Hooter Calendar Girl, which has ...  

Toy Fox Terrier

Backwards Glances
Wicked Local Hudson - Jul 15, 2017

Earl Seeley of River Road was proud new owner of a toy fox terrier... Hudson men inducted into the U.S. Army at Fort Devens included Wilfred Balthazar, Lewis Zager, Bennie Trakimas, Charles Mosher, Ralph Bowser, Gordon Wood, Joseph Grillo, Charles ...  


Mystery writer reveals her journey

CU Boulder TodayCU Boulder Today - Jul 17, 2017
Baker lives in Tucson with her Weimaraner, Jezebel. She's the author of several books and was a finalist in the 2013 New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards. In 2014 she was chosen as Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers' writer of the year. Visit her webiste to ...  

Welsh Corgi

Meet the Dogs of the Senate, Round II

Roll CallRoll Call - Jul 10, 2017
Holland, a Pembroke Welsh corgi in Georgia Sen. David Perdue's office, keeps the senator's couch warm. (Courtesy Perdue's office). Alex Gangitano · @Alex Gangitano. Posted Jul 10, 2017 5:00 AM. Save for later. A few friendly dogs roaming around can ...  

Welsh Springer Spaniel

Beim Schießen nimmt Marley doch Reißaus

Schwarzwälder BoteSchwarzwälder Bote - Jul 19, 2017
Annette Oesterle aus Meßstetten jagt nicht selbst, sondern arbeitet in der Bundesforstverwaltung. Sie will ihrem "Marley", einem hübschen Welsh-Springer-Spaniel, aber eine gute Ausbildung zukommen lassen. Zur Brauchbarkeitsschulung gehört auch das ...  

Welsh Terrier

The Huntington Kennel Club hosts its annual dog shows Saturday, Sunday at the Arena

Huntington Herald DispatchHuntington Herald Dispatch - Jul 6, 2017
Sholten Singer/The Herald-Dispatch Patty Adams readies "Lucia," a Welsh Terrier, for the show ring during the Huntington Kennel Club's 99th American Kennel Club dog show on Saturday, July 9, 2016, at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena in downtown ...  


When a reading problem comes along Mandurah kids whippet

Community Newspaper GroupCommunity Newspaper Group - Jul 12, 2017
When a reading problem comes along Mandurah kids whippet. July 12th, 2017, 02:57PM Written by Rachel Fenner Mandurah Coastal Times · News. Stephanie Smith Jones, Alfie (8) & Simone Foster (7). Alfie the story dog visits Halls Head primary.  

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon

Field Reports: Wisconsin ruffed grouse drumming counts up again

Duluth News TribuneDuluth News Tribune - Jun 11, 2017
A wirehaired pointing Griffon returns a ruffed grouse to a hunter. Wisconsin's ruffed grouse drumming counts were up 17 percent statewide and 30 percent in the northern region this spring compared to last year. News Tribune file photo. Wisconsin grouse ...  

Yorkshire Terrier

10 things every Yorkshire Terrier owner knows

MetroMetro - Jul 3, 2017
Every Yorkshire terrier owner (and their neighbours) will quickly become familiar with the high-pitched, fairly pathetic excuse of their bark – also referred to as the 'yap'. This is a sound which both emphasises the adorable petiteness of your pup, as ...  

Animal Breeder

Why Are There Two Sexes?

Quanta MagazineQuanta Magazine - Jul 7, 2017
What concerns us is that, for an animal breeder, this behavior can result in the dreaded problem of unicolorization before breeding can even start. If these color-changing encounters cause all your chameleons to change to the same color, you are out of ...  

Animal Trainer

MOVIE REVIEW: “War for the Planet of the Apes”
Lincoln County Journal - Jul 14, 2017

The combination of the actors' gravitas and the seamless computer animation is enough that the studio probably could have gotten away with saying they just hired a really good animal trainer. It may be a prequel, but it stands on its own as Reeves ...  

Animal Caretaker

Life of pets on Fort Hood

The Fort Hood SentinelThe Fort Hood Sentinel - Jul 13, 2017
“We do test for heart worms in dogs, feline leukemia, feline AIDS in cats,” Christina Wolf, animal caretaker for the stray facility, said. “We give them the appropriate vaccines, also rabies, they will be dewormed with a general dewormer and also will ...  

Pet Groomer

Pampered pets services, new RV dealership highlight new business list

The Decatur DailyThe Decatur Daily - Jul 17, 2017
Haggermaker, who started as a pet groomer at Animal Tracks Veterinary Clinic, said she selected the location, in a former hair salon, because there was a need for pet grooming services on the east side Decatur. In addition to grooming, the business ...  


People Think Being A Veterinarian Is Just Playing With Cute Animals All Day, But I Also Get To Kill Them

The Onion (satire) (blog)The Onion (satire) (blog) - Jul 18, 2017
Whenever I tell people I'm a veterinarian, I see their eyes light up, and I know exactly what's coming next: “Oh my gosh! It must be so amazing to get to play with cute puppies and kitties all day! You're so lucky!” But being a vet isn't just showing ...  


Veterinary herbal medicine supporters seek recognition

VIN News ServiceVIN News Service - Jul 18, 2017
Harpagophytum procumbens, commonly called devil's claw, is a perennial that thrives in arid conditions. Known for its anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties, devil's claw is used in human and veterinary medicine to alleviate pain associated with ...  

Veterinary Assistant

Fort Bend 4-H offers veterinary program for students
Chron.com - Jul 12, 2017

After completing the course and hours, students can take an exam to become a certified veterinary assistant. RSVP at https://http://agrilife.org/ftbend/4h/projects/veterinary-science/ or contact Natalie Heimann at natalie.heimann@ag.tamu.edu or 281-342 ...  

Wildlife Biologist

How a wildlife biologist became a plague-chaser in the American Southwest

STATSTAT - Jul 19, 2017
LAGSTAFF, Ariz. — When there's a suspected outbreak of plague in this college town among the pines, the authorities know to call David Wagner. He's a tall man, with the square-jawed looks of the sheriff in a spaghetti Western, and one of his jobs is ...  

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