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Video: Man allegedly chokes Owasso police dog after crashing during high-speed pursuit
Dateline: Feb 13 2016 at 4:28 pm
OWASSO ? A Claremore man who reportedly tried to ram Owasso police vehicles during a high-speed chase also is accused of choking a police dog as officers attempted to arrest him Thursday night. The...
Blind Essex woman speaks out after attack on her guide dog
Dateline: Feb 13 2016 at 4:12 pm
This goes against everything that the Guide Dog?s service is there for.? An Essex Police spokesman said: ?Essex Police takes attacks on assistance dogs seriously and we are disappointed these two v...
K-9 Officers and their Partners Spend the Day with Kids on Saturday
Dateline: Feb 13 2016 at 12:05 pm
(ABC 6 News) -- The Olmsted County Sheriff's Office and Rochester Police Department brought in their K-9 officers to take pictures and a spend a little time with kids at the Rochester Feed and Coun...
Dog demo gives seekers a hands-on experience with breeds
Dateline: Feb 13 2016 at 9:51 am
... if their owners understand more about how to take care of a dog and train a dog," Crotteau said. Newfoundlands were just one of 15 breeds at the event. "Anything from working dogs to terriers a...
Police dog stabbed while helping to end standoff
Dateline: Feb 13 2016 at 7:35 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) ? Police dog Nicky was hospitalized with stab wounds after she helped end a 12-hour standoff between authorities and a potentially armed man. Authorities responded to reports of poss...
Near-miss for Southwick K-9 officer and dog Jax, faced 'out of control' driver
Dateline: Feb 13 2016 at 1:45 am
SOUTHWICK - A patrolman and his K-9 partner narrowly missed a head-on crash Friday night with an "out of control" driver headed in the opposite direction, according to police. The driver, a 20-year...
Graham police dog, ?Nero?, dies after 10 years of service
Dateline: Feb 13 2016 at 12:18 am
GRAHAM, N.C. ? A police dog that spent about 10 years with the Graham Police Department before retiring in 2013 died on Thursday. Robert Lovett, now with the Elon Police Department, got Nero when t...
Owner walks into high kill shelter and declares 'I would like to donate my dog'
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 11:51 pm
Why not stop by and visit this beautiful dog? Bear is a four-year-old black and brown Rottweiler and German shepherd mix weighing approximately 84 pounds. When making inquiries about Bear, referenc...
Iditarod Sled Dog Race could be hurt by lack of snow ?Details?
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 8:27 pm
The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race begins with a fan-friendly slow jaunt through Anchorage, but another low snow year in Alaska is playing havoc with the start of the nearly-thousand mile race. ?The ...
Pooch partner: Police service dog goes the distance
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 8:21 pm
While all police do great things in their community, working with the dog he said provides a chance to often see the positive outcomes of police work. ?It?s a huge reward,? said Hicks, who has serv...
Police: Dog found severely neglected
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 7:58 pm
LONDONDERRY ? Police arrested two women Thursday on animal abuse charges that allege the pair abandoned a small dog in their old apartment, leaving him to fend for himself for an unknown period of ...
Special forces and sniffer dogs added to Mogadishu?s airport security detail
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 4:21 pm
Sniffer dogs were not a common sight before due to the cultural and ... The blast happened Tuesday on Daallo Airlines Flight 3159. The bomb contained a military grade of the explosive TNT, accordin...
On the night shift with two cops: a woman and her dog
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 3:26 pm
Jackson was trained as pup in Schutzhund, the discipline for working dogs required for police-type work. Born in a German kennel called Zwinger vom Waldhäuser Schloss, he?s from a strong line of po...
K-9 helping officer keep the streets clean
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 1:36 pm
SANTA ROSA ? There is another officer on patrol helping take care of the city, and he is ready to go on a moment?s notice. Police Chief Ronnie Hernandez brought on Gunner, a 3-year-old male Dutch s...
K-9 with Fort Bend Co. Sheriff's Office retires
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 11:10 am
K-9 with Fort Bend Co. Sheriff's Office retires Mike, an 8-year sheriff's deputy K-9 is retiring. He's the first dog to work in the department's narcotics task force and has helped bring in more th...
Film Review: ?The Champions?
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 9:53 am
But the high-profile case provoked strong blowback from pit-bull defenders who argued that like German Shepherds (whose public image was rehabilitated by movie star Rin Tin Tin), Dobermans and Rott...
92nd Military Police Battalion to deactivate
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 9:25 am
"Everyone in this room will be in a different unit within the next 12 months -- retired, ETSed (Expiration of Term of Service ... Military Police Battalion deactivates, only its 252nd Military Poli...
Police Rescue Jaywalking Dog on I-495, Reunite with Family
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 8:33 am
It took a temporary shutdown Wednesday afternoon of Interstate 495 southbound in Methuen and a granola bar to rescue a dog that wandered into highway traffic. Massachusetts State Police out of the ...
Board decides to start Iditarod near Anchorage
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 8:13 am
Anchorage is hovering near record low snowfall for the second year. The 1,000-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race to Nome will start in Willow on Sunday, March 6, the day after a ceremonial start in ...
Sniffer dogs could make ecologists' jobs much easier ? take a look at five Australian wonder dogs
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 4:56 am
Sarbi was found by an American soldier over a year later, who determined she was a military dog by trying voice commands. She was flown back to the Australian Tarin Kowt base, where she met then-pr...
Iditarod board affirms race will start in Willow on March 6
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 4:42 am
The 1,000-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race to Nome will start in Willow on Sunday, March 6, the day after a ceremonial start in Anchorage, Iditarod Chief Executive Stan Hooley said Friday. Those a...
Students Learn About Iditarod, Race in 'Ikidarod'
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 2:21 am
While the Alaskan Iditarod race is next month, some students at the North Shore Community School got an early taste of the big race on Friday. For the past month, they've been learning about the Be...
K-9 ?Axle? credited with saving missing woman?s life
Dateline: Feb 11 2016 at 4:42 am
ELLINGTON, Conn. ? State police, with the help of a trusty K-9, said they rescued a missing woman overnight by pulling her from frigid waters in Ellington. WFSB reports Caroline Boudle, 55, was fou...
Hearing postponed for father of man who killed police K-9 Aren
Dateline: Feb 11 2016 at 12:25 am
A preliminary hearing has been postponed for a man accused of fighting with police before his son fatally stabbed a K-9 and was killed by officers. Thursday's hearing for 60-year-old Bruce Kelley S...
K-9 Teams Back Patrolling Streets in Calif. City
Dateline: Feb 10 2016 at 4:00 pm
Turlock's two police K-9 teams started patrol duties Wednesday, bringing dogs back on the force after a four-year absence. TURLOCK, California -- Fresh from five weeks of training, Turlock's two po...
Majority Leader Wants Update to Idaho Dog Laws
Dateline: Feb 10 2016 at 10:00 am
... to Idaho?s dog laws was introduced Wednesday that would give courts more discretion in dealing with dangerous dogs and ensure working dogs or dogs that attack for good reason are protected. Maj...
Daily discrimination for Ben?s service dog
Dateline: Feb 9 2016 at 3:33 pm
Assistance dogs like Joy have the same rights as guide dogs. Mr Willinski said he had gone to police over the incident ... When an assistance or service dog has its coat on it is working, and shoul...
Lucas County Dogs for Adoption: 2-9
Dateline: Feb 9 2016 at 12:16 am
Rottweiler, black and orange female ... surrendered Feb. 4 by Casie Zimmerman, South Main Street, Martin. German shepherd, black and tan male, unlicensed; aggressive/ unsafe; surrendered Feb. 5 by ...
Dog causes chaos after getting stuck on the tracks at Manchester train station
Dateline: Feb 8 2016 at 4:37 pm
Woof! Speaking to the Manchester Evening News, Joe said: ?I train German Shepherds at Bolton German Shepherd Club and we look after Rottweilers so once I realised he was just a bit of a nervous dog...
New products for working dogs from Elite K-9 (VIDEO)
Dateline: Feb 8 2016 at 5:42 am
Jason Ferren of Elite K-9, suppliers of police and military working dog equipment, gave us a tour of their booth at SHOT Show 2016. There are many innovative products for both police and military d...
A large black and brown pooch was seen running across the tracks from as early at 4am on Monday morning
Dateline: Feb 8 2016 at 12:36 am
Joe Hodgkinson from Bolton said: ?I train German Shepherds at Bolton German Shepherd Club and we look after Rottweilers so once I realised he was just a bit of a nervous dog we just took our time a...
Retired Cop Wins Appeal To Save Police Dog From Auction
Dateline: Feb 5 2016 at 9:16 am
A retired cop whose beloved K-9 partner was set to be sold at auction can now rest easy. Matt Hickey, who retired from the police force in Marietta, Ohio, last week, was able to purchase his police...
KSN Investigates: Loopholes on a leash
Dateline: Feb 4 2016 at 8:08 pm
KSN News reached out to service dog trainers and a local long-time guide dog user and we found out that the fraudulent ... a volunteer puppy raiser with Canine Companions for Independence. ?They ar...
Fake assistance dogs cracked down on in B.C., but problem continues across Canada
Dateline: Feb 4 2016 at 12:47 am
Guide ... service dog users to apply for government-issued ID. If their dogs are still refused access after showing the ID card, the police can be called and the officer can issue a fine to the off...
The Worst Dog Breeds for Apartment Living
Dateline: Feb 3 2016 at 4:00 pm
If you work from home and can give your beagle long walks, you could possibly make it work; however, if you plan to leave the dog at home all day, you can probably count on frequent complaints from...
Pit bulls generate plenty of barking between supporters, detractors
Dateline: Feb 3 2016 at 8:14 am
"Any big dog can ? a German shepherd, a Doberman ? any of those large-breed dogs can attack and kill somebody." Rep. Rodney Moore, D-Mecklenburg, filed a bill in 2013 that would have required permi...
Patriots, Dog Lovers Prepare Packages for Military Pups
Dateline: Feb 3 2016 at 12:57 am
A group of volunteers gathered in Washington, D.C., last week to pack gift boxes for military dog teams stationed overseas. More than forty people met at the D.C. headquarters of the American Human...
Canine Hip Dysplasia - What You Need to Know
Dateline: Feb 2 2016 at 9:17 pm
The term dysplasia means abnormal. Canine Hip Dysplasia (CHD) is abnormal formation of a dog's hip joint. The cause of CHD is unknown however there are many theories, one being that CHD can be pass...
Guide dog is attacked in Shrewsbury town centre
Dateline: Feb 2 2016 at 5:36 am
Andrea Jones, engagement officer at Shrewsbury Mobility Team for Guide Dogs, said: ?It is an issue, nationally there are about 11 dogs a month attacked. ?We are working closely with the dog and own...
Guiding Eyes pups keep retired WPD officer busy
Dateline: Feb 1 2016 at 11:00 pm
When I retired from the Westlake Police Department in 2014 ... are first acclimated to the area and then to their potential guide dog. The team trains every day to get the dog and person working to...
Charity Reclaims Service Dog After Veteran Brandon Garrison's Lie
Dateline: Jan 31 2016 at 10:21 pm
WASHINGTON -- A Kansas City military charity has reclaimed a service dog it donated to a veteran after he lied about trying to save a fellow soldier's life in Afghanistan. The group Food Industry S...
Vom Corvinus Rottweilers and German Shepherds
Dateline: Nov 21 2015 at 8:00 am
CZECH SHEPHERD The Differences Between East and West German Shepherd Lines and The American German Shepherd Lines. You might be thinking:Is there any difference? Start thinking temperament, confirm...
Service dog owners still hounded despite change in law
Dateline: Mar 7 2014 at 12:30 am
The state chapter of the National Federation of the Blind is hosting a training session in Nashville, with local police and emergency response ... problems when he travels with his service dog, She...
canine health
Dateline: Dec 2 2013 at 8:00 am
Canine hip dysplasia is a painful genetically inherited disease that affects one in four dogs. As in humans, the hip bone is made of a ball and socket. Hip dysplasia in dogs is a combination of man...

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