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Good dog is bad dog when owner runs from cops
Dateline: Oct 31 2014 at 7:49 pm
The dog, Bo, was caught up in the incident when police executed a drug search warrant this week at the home of suspect Edward Melvin Henderson. Henderson took off and dashed toward a wooded area at...
Dog fighting indictments; puppies survive against all odds
Dateline: Oct 31 2014 at 7:02 pm
A grand jury has indicted three men accused of dog fighting, a felony charge. Police and federal agents began working the case in June. Against all odds, two dogs survived. Josie and Peanut, two 5-...
Lloyd Garver: Let the dogs out
Dateline: Oct 31 2014 at 5:10 pm
You are probably aware that last week two members of the Secret Service?s K-9 unit thwarted a would-be White House intruder. Considering all of the recent bungling by the Secret Service and the und...
Shelton Police Department gets a new K-9 member
Dateline: Oct 31 2014 at 3:53 pm
The Shelton Police Department has acquired a new police dog. Stryker is the newest addition to the department, following the retirement of K-9 Jager. Stryker and his handler, police officer Dan Lor...
Police dog helps capture two W-B burglary suspects
Dateline: Oct 31 2014 at 2:12 pm
A police dog named Zorro played a key role in the capture of two suspected burglars in Wilkes-Barre on Thursday afternoon. Wilkes-Barre police gave the following account in a news release: Two men ...
CCPD needs funds for K-9 program
Dateline: Oct 31 2014 at 1:23 pm
The Cañon City Police Department needs to raise $3,000 by the end of this year to start a K-9 program in the city. Another $12,000 will be needed later to pay for the dog's service life, which is f...
Topic matches for "working dogs"
Dateline: Oct 31 2014 at 7:02 am
Cpl. Mike McCorkle and Deputy Klinton Valley, with the Ellis County Sheriff?s Office, spoke with students Thursday at Dunaway Elementary about the role of police officers and canines in law enforce...
Tempe Police Department dog dies; Cause not known
Dateline: Oct 31 2014 at 4:46 am
A 10-year-old German shepherd who was part of the Tempe Police Department's K-9 Unit is dead. Police say the dog named Deuce died suddenly during a training exercise Wednesday night. They say the d...
Bergen sheriff?s K-9 leads Garfield police straight to pizzeria theft suspect, cash register
Dateline: Oct 31 2014 at 4:18 am
YOU READ IT HERE FIRST: A Bergen County Sheriff?s Office tracking dog investigating the burglary and theft of a cash register from a Garfield pizzeria led city police straight to a suspect ? and th...
Teen Trains for 2016 Junior Iditarod
Dateline: Oct 31 2014 at 4:02 am
A teen in Manitowoc County is training for the race of a lifetime, the 2016 Junior Iditarod in Alaska. If there's one person happy to see today's snowflakes, it's 14-year-old Katie Winrich. "I love...
Military Dogs Sniff Out IEDs, Save Lives
Dateline: Oct 31 2014 at 3:43 am
The vastly superior sensory powers of dogs make them extraordinarily useful in combat. Most dogs can hear sounds from up to four times farther away than humans can. Dogs can also see much better th...
Tom's dog of the week: A photo I like
Dateline: Oct 31 2014 at 1:25 am
They are pretty common now back home. But we tend to forget that the working dog can have a pretty therapeutic effect on the battlefield. Meanwhile, a military dog handler got in trouble for maltre...
Meth Maker?s Own Dog Helps Police Bust Him
Dateline: Oct 30 2014 at 11:30 pm
They say a dog is man?s best friend, but the friendship comes with a variety of conditions, one of them being a strong bond and the other being loyal companionship. Evidently, these conditions of o...
Tempe police K-9 dies during training
Dateline: Oct 30 2014 at 10:16 pm
TEMPE, Ariz. ? A K-9 with the Tempe Police Department died during training Wednesday night. Ten-year-old Deuce collapsed while participating in training with his handler and other members of the K-...
Canine Hip Dysplasia - What You Need to Know
Dateline: Oct 30 2014 at 8:51 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...
Isis are dogs; pet the dogs, champion moderate Islam and kill the terrorists
Dateline: Oct 30 2014 at 6:00 pm
They?re also reasonably effective in driving away less-angelic Muslims, as Iraq and Afghanistan veterans of Her Majesty?s 1st Military Working Dog Regiment would know. In other Muslims-and-dogs new...
Narc Dog Rats Owner Out to Police in Exchange for a Biscuit
Dateline: Oct 30 2014 at 3:03 pm
An Alabama husky-pit bull by the name of Bo broke the cardinal man-dog omerta this week when he turned state's evidence on his meth dealing owner. Pratville police were executing a raid on Edward H...
Dogs rescued from puppy mill are working towards a new life in Harrison Co.
Dateline: Oct 30 2014 at 8:24 am
Volunteers are showing a lot of puppy love. More than half of the dogs seized from two puppy mills in Corinth are being cared for at the Harrison County Farm, which is run by the sheriff's departme...
Philadelphia Destinations Travel Examiner
Dateline: Oct 30 2014 at 8:03 am
Mary Dunks is a world traveler who knows how to plan and enjoy vast array of destinations, from mushing dogs on the Iditarod Trail in Alaska to yachting in St. Lucia. Her tips have been published i...
Dog leads police to fleeing owner
Dateline: Oct 30 2014 at 5:12 am
PRATTVILLE, Ala., Oct. 30 (UPI) --Police in Alabama said a suspect's dog turned out not to be his best friend when the canine led officers to his fleeing owner. Prattville police said a Drug Enforc...
K-9 Jedi settling in with his new family
Dateline: Oct 30 2014 at 1:29 am
As the new K-9 officer and police dog prepare to go to training in November in Georgia, the dog is settling in with his family in Heflin. The Heflin Police Department purchased Jedi, a police dog w...
New program will have Las Cruces inmates training shelter dogs
Dateline: Oct 29 2014 at 10:57 pm
Breeds that are receptive to training ? German shepherds, Labradors and heelers ? likely will ... perception" stops her from including "bully breeds," such a pit bulls or Rottweilers. She personall...
A world without dogs is meaningless
Dateline: Oct 29 2014 at 7:46 pm
THINK OUTSIDE OF THE BOX: My first service dog was a Malacca-born Rottweiler named Vai ... AND ALONG CAME A LOVING GERMAN SHEPHERD: Born in Ipoh, Biman II, was my second assistance dog. He made a g...
Those K-9 Comfort Dogs are the best there is
Dateline: Oct 29 2014 at 12:26 pm
Just this past Monday, the Lutheran Church Charities (LCC) Comfort Dogs were in Marysville, Washington after being invited after the latest school shooting. Their comforting presence was felt at Me...
Military Working Dogs Inspect Fantasy Fest Floats
Dateline: Oct 29 2014 at 9:36 am
KEY WEST, Fla. (NNS) -- Naval Air Station (NAS) Key West's military working dog handlers assisted Monroe County Sheriff's Office, Key West Police Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Fire...
K-9 officer pleads not guilty to animal cruelty charges
Dateline: Oct 29 2014 at 9:34 am
MEDINA ? An officer facing two counts of companion animal cruelty, after his K-9 partner died, entered not guilty pleas to the charges. Montville Sgt. Brett Harrison?s not guilty pleas were submitt...
Boston Police Department's K-9 Puppy Modeling Bulletproof Vest Becomes Internet Sensation
Dateline: Oct 29 2014 at 9:07 am
A German Shepherd puppy and Boston Police K-9 prospect became a huge hit on the Internet Monday as a picture circulated of the canine wearing an oversized bulletproof vest, reports CBS Boston. The ...
US military is training personnel with virtual sniffer dogs powered by Kinect
Dateline: Oct 28 2014 at 8:57 am
Despite attempts to build a virtual nose, nothing can yet match the power and practicality of man?s best friend. That?s why dogs are still used by military personnel to search the battlefield for i...
Helping Paws: Shepherds, terriers, a mastiff and a setter
Dateline: Oct 26 2014 at 1:09 am
Dogs available this week include mixes of Chihuahua, German Shepherd, Irish Setter, Labrador Retriever, mastiff, pit bull terrier and Rottweiler. Dogs that are adopted from Lake County Animal Care ...
Adopted puppy gave us love
Dateline: Oct 25 2014 at 7:00 pm
In November 2001, we adopted an eight-month-old German Shepherd-rottweiler mix puppy from the Humane Society of Scott County. Afterward, I noticed an ad for the humane society in the Quad-City Time...
UTA grad isolated at New Jersey hospital as part of Ebola quarantine
Dateline: Oct 25 2014 at 3:00 am
I am a nurse who has just returned to the U.S. after working with Doctors Without Borders in Sierra ... I realized that information was only shared with me if I asked. Eight police cars escorted me...
Can hero dogs Hurricane and Jordan help Secret Service regain mojo?
Dateline: Oct 24 2014 at 10:57 am
ready to work ? U.S. Secret Service (@SecretService) October 23, 2014 For those who think they?d love a similar dog at home, beware: The Belgian Malinois, like many worki...
Official Michael Brown Autopsy Shows He Was Shot in the Hand at Close Range [Updated]
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 11:31 pm
From St. Louis medical examiner Dr. Michael Graham, who is not working on the case ... "The family has not believed anything the police or this medical examiner has said," said an attorney for the ...
UPDATE: Officials working to confirm report of person in water
Dateline: Oct 21 2014 at 10:01 pm
Officials with the Dubuque Fire Department said they have completed there search for the missing woman. Officials with the Iowa Coast Guard are working to confirm a report of that a woman fell into...
American Track Truck's Dominator Tracks Are Helping Volunteers and Mushers at This Year's Iditarod Training in Alaska
Dateline: Oct 21 2014 at 6:15 pm
As many drivers in frigid climates know, American Track Trucks DOMINATOR Tracks can turn almost any 4X4 passenger vehicle into a reliable and safe off-road winter vehicle. But this year American Tr...
'Cadaver dog' work more accepted by cops, courts
Dateline: Oct 21 2014 at 9:35 am
But Dostie and others who've seen Buster work say they have little doubt that the dog's nose is ... with the Maine Warden Service and her German shepherd, Alex, found the body of a Canadian woman n...
Meet The Photographer Who Has Shot Alaska's Iditarod Sled Dog Race For 34 Years Straight
Dateline: Oct 15 2014 at 10:45 am
Jeff SchultzThe Widows Lamp, lit until the last musher reaches Nome hangs from the burled finish line arch in as Paige Drobny runs down the finish line in 34th place, 2013. Photographer Jeff Schult...
Dogs can be pessimists, too
Dateline: Sep 18 2014 at 1:03 pm
Dogs ... dog that avoids risks would be better as a guide dog while an optimistic, persistent dog would be more suited to detecting drugs or explosives." Dr Starling has been working with Assistanc...
Why Your Dog Is Pessimistic
Dateline: Sep 18 2014 at 2:08 am
Most dogs are ... be better as a guide dog while an optimistic, persistent dog would be more suited to detecting drugs or explosives." Dr Starling has been working with Assistance Dogs Australia, a...
Pit bulls, many other breeds placed on dangerous-dog list
Dateline: Jul 7 2014 at 4:00 am
There are 15 dangerous dogs in Cumberland County registered on the list, and 5 are pit bulls, according to the department. There are three mixed breeds registered; one german shepherd, one poodle; ...
Virginia German Shepherd Rescue plans fundraiser for dogs
Dateline: Jul 10 2013 at 7:47 am
They also take any mix of German shepherd. "They come to us from a variety of sources ... Now, five years later, the shepherd-rottweiler-elkhound mix is 120 pounds -- "Which is what he should have ...
The Psychology Behind Owning a German Shepherd Dog
Dateline: Apr 8 2013 at 3:10 am
Granted, this study only studied Rottweilers, German Shepherds, Labs and Golden Retrievers ... I been a breeder of German Shepherds for the majority of my life, I also am a Psychology major. Person...
Common dog diseases (Video)
Dateline: Nov 5 2012 at 10:02 pm
There are several common dog diseases that are found in the Milwaukee area. Most can be cured if caught early, some can be life threatening. Last year, Milwaukee had an outbreak of distemper. It fo...

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