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2 service K-9's injured after White House fence jumping arrest
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 1:37 pm
WASHINGTON (WUSA9/Associated Press) -- Two USSS K-9s were taken to a veterinarian because they were hurt during an arrest Wednesday night, the Secret Service reported. The Secret Service reported a...
Another man jumps White House fence, is apprehended on lawn by K-9 squad
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 1:26 pm
A group of Secret Service officers gather on the North Lawn as a member of the Secret Service Counter Assault team surveys from the White House rooftop Wednesday evening after a man jumped the Whit...
White House intruder Dominic Adesanya scales fence, caught by K-9 units after kicking one
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 1:08 pm
An intruder scaled the White House fence Wednesday but was quickly pounced on by guard dogs in the latest scare since an armed man made into the executive mansion last month. Secret Service officia...
Watch: The cutest military greeters ever!
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 12:28 pm
The story below originally aired on CNN in December of 2011. These two adorable Shih Tzus are military greeters -- they shake every military member?s hand returning home from deployment. What a won...
American Track Truck's Dominator Tracks Are Helping Volunteers and Mushers at This Year's Iditarod Training in Alaska
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 11:38 am
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...
Intense Video: Another Man Jumps White House Fence, Violently Attacks Secret Service K-9
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 11:31 am
Another man jumped the White House fence on Wednesday, but he was ultimately stopped with the help of a U.S. Secret Service K-9, a spokesman told CNN?s Jim Acosta. ?Dog got him,? the spokesman said...
New Program to Pair Stressed Vets With Trained Dogs
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 11:13 am
On Tuesday, Largeman became the first veteran accepted into a new Charlotte nonprofit program that pairs disabled former military members with a service dog specially trained to be a calming influe...
Sheriff's office welcomes new, friendly police dog
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 10:43 am
Sheriff's office welcomes new, friendly police dog Fairfield County Sheriff's Office deputizes new 2-year-old police dog Check out this story on
Fence jumper at White House 'caught by dogs'
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 9:57 am
"The individual was immediately taken into custody on the North lawn of the White House by Secret Service Uniformed Division K-9 teams and Uniformed Division Officers," the spokesman said. K-9 refe...
K-9 helps capture escaped S.C. inmate in Cleveland Co.
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 9:32 am
According to the Shelby police, escaped South Carolina inmate Hoyle Mincey has been caught. Police said he was captured by Cleveland County authorities. He was found in the north end of the county ...
S. Londonderry Township starts K-9 unit
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 9:28 am
CAMPBELLTOWN >> South Londonderry Township police have added a new four-legged officer to the force. Rex, a 13-month-old German shepherd from Slovakia, is the first dog on the department's new K-9 ...
Calling All Dogs takes its paws indoors
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 9:10 am
With the fickle weather of WNY, Ganino decided a space for working with the dogs indoors was needed to continue holding group classes. ?It?s very difficult to find someone willing to rent a space w...
Police Say Alleged Armed Robber Attacked K-9 Officer
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 8:20 am
Fort Lauderdale Police said they have arrested a man who allegedly hit a man and a woman in the face with a pistol, robbed them, and later beat a K-9 officer during his arrest. Police said, Mario L...
Stray dog rescued hours before euthanasia now a working narcotics dog
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 8:03 am
Looking at Sadie now, you?d never know how close she came to meeting her end. Sadie was at the Clermont County Humane Society and her time was running out when the Cincinnati Lab Rescue stepped in ...
Point PD receives donations for new K-9 unit
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 7:13 am
POINT PLEASANT ? The Point Pleasant Police Department is getting a little help from its brothers in blue when it comes to organizing a new K-9 unit. Earlier this year, Gandalf, the PPPD?s former K-...
Dog Rescue: Lucy The Dog And Five Others Starved At Arkansas Shelter
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 6:51 am
The rescue group is a not for profit 501C3 organization that specializes in the rescue of giant breed working dogs. Although based in New England, the group does save a large number of dogs from th...
What Happened To America's Dog?
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 5:28 am
The term ?Pit Bull? doesn?t describe a single breed of dog; it?s a generic term used to define multiple breeds of working dogs that were initially bred by crossing Bulldogs with Terriers. The core ...
Smyrna Police Department receives $29,000 grant to start K-9 Unit
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 5:13 am
The Smyrna Police Department is working on bringing a K-9 Unit to town thanks to a $29,000 grant from the Fund to Combat Violent Crimes. Smyrna Chief of Police Norman Wood announced the grant and n...
Police dog euthanized after biting officers
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 4:55 am
A Great Falls police dog has been euthanized after unprovoked attacks on three officers. Police Chief Dave Bowen says the K-9 Shep was removed from duty recently after biting his new handler. Shep ...
Mutts Matter: What Happened To America?s Dog?
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 2:00 am
The term ?Pit Bull? doesn?t describe a single breed of dog; it?s a generic term used to define multiple breeds of working dogs that were initially bred by crossing Bulldogs with Terriers. The core ...
Dogs become therapists, from battlefields to college campuses
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 12:20 am
For decades, dogs have been known for their devotion to their humans. Now health experts are discovering that canines can become furry therapists, such as providing comfort to soldiers in battle. A...
Great Falls police dog euthanized
Dateline: Oct 21 2014 at 3:10 pm
A Great Falls police dog has been euthanized following repeated unprovoked attacks on its handlers, Police Chief Dave Bowen said Tuesday. The K-9, Shep, bit officers on three occasions, police say....
Police Officer Shoots Dog, Video Contradicts His Explanation
Dateline: Oct 21 2014 at 9:57 am
In Cleburne, Texas, a city near Dallas with a population of roughly 30,000, a police officer responded to a 911 call from motorists stuck in a car on a residential street. They reported three snarl...
'Cadaver dog' work more accepted by cops, courts
Dateline: Oct 21 2014 at 9:00 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...
American Track Truck?s Dominator Tracks Are Helping Volunteers and?
Dateline: Oct 20 2014 at 2:30 am
With more than 5 years of experience in helping drivers to navigate snow and ice, American Track Truck is now helping Iditarod participants to do the same as they prepare for the world-famous race....
?War Dogs,? by Rebecca Frankel
Dateline: Oct 20 2014 at 1:03 am
Alas, poor Clifford: He is a dachshund, and based on those numbers he?ll never qualify as an MWD, or military working dog. Truth to tell, this is for the best, as Clifford is far too goofy to be a ...
Canine Hip Dysplasia - What You Need to Know
Dateline: Oct 19 2014 at 6:55 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...
War Dogs: Canines of Many Talents
Dateline: Oct 19 2014 at 6:00 pm
The United States, historically, has been woefully behind in adopting dogs into its military ranks, not doing so officially until 1942 with the Army?s Dogs for Defense program. So crucial were thes...
Working Class Dogs
Dateline: Oct 18 2014 at 10:48 am
Employees made a donation to the Nebraska Humane Society and were able to wear jeans to the office. ?I think that being able to bring out man's best friend in does give a little lighter feel to the...
?Old Iditarod Gang? announces book, Kickstarter
Dateline: Oct 17 2014 at 6:02 pm
A group of pioneering dog mushers has produced a 400-page book titled ?Iditarod: The First Ten Years.? The book details the early history of the Iditarod 1,000-mile dogsled race. The book has been ...
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...
Pillager family adopts retired military dog
Dateline: Oct 15 2014 at 10:41 am
Sgt. Kelsi Davis, a member of the Minnesota National Guard and working at Camp Ripley, wanted another dog. But she didn?t just want any old dog. She wanted one who was retired from service, a prior...
Working with dog in ?Naaigal?? has made me a better actor: Sibiraj
Dateline: Oct 15 2014 at 9:55 am
Actor Sibiraj, who shares screen space with Idoh, a Belgian Shepherd, in upcoming Tamil action-thriller ?Naaigal Jaakirathai?, says working alongside a dog has made him a better actor. He says the ...
Meet The Photographer Who's Shot Alaska's Iditarod Sled Dog Race For 34 Years Straight
Dateline: Oct 15 2014 at 8:01 am
Photographer Jeff Schultz has always loved adventure. In 1978, he moved from California's Bay Area to Alaska with dreams of log cabins and self-sufficient living. Since then, he has traveled and ph...
U.S. military will need until December to complete Ebola treatment units in Liberia
Dateline: Oct 15 2014 at 5:15 am
Darryl Williams, commanding general of U.S. Army Africa, speaks to U.S. Navy Seabees at the construction site of a 25-bed U.S.-built hospital for Liberian health workers as part of Operation United...
Visiting Vet: What?s with the weird eyes?
Dateline: Oct 14 2014 at 6:00 pm
Breeds reportedly at risk for nearsightedness include German shepherds, rottweilers. miniature schnauzers, toy poodles, Labrador retrievers, English springer spaniels, and collies. Honestly, I don?...
Firm connects Queen Creek family in need of assistance from service dog
Dateline: Oct 14 2014 at 4:24 am
In addition to medical and seizure alerts, the dogs can be trained to be guide dogs, hearing dogs and service ... as Cole and the dog began working together. Trained to stick its nose in a box to m...
Military War Dogs
Dateline: Oct 14 2014 at 3:42 am
Retired military dogs stood beside their veteran handlers at the "Military Dogs Take the Hill Event," on July 23, 2014. Retired military dogs stood beside their veteran handlers at the "Military Do...
War Dogs
Dateline: Oct 13 2014 at 4:03 am
War Dogs is much more than just another book on military dogs. Frankel?s compelling and skilled story-telling will captivate the reader from page one as you are drawn into the life of these dogs an...
Along the Lakefront
Dateline: Oct 12 2014 at 1:49 pm
I decided to look for some photos near the lake today. Berenice Cruz of Chicago and her part Rottweiler German Shepherd mix named Ace had an hour long walk Sunday afternoon along Simonds Drive and ...
Dog of the Week: Bruce
Dateline: Oct 10 2014 at 1:55 am
The Moberly Animal Shelter Dog of the Week is Bruce. What an amazingly happy-looking guy he is!! He is a German Shepherd/Rottweiler mix, not neutered. He is fully grown, 50-60 pounds, and is 2-3 ye...
Bought By Many Find the Favourite Puppy of UK Internet Users
Dateline: Oct 9 2014 at 3:46 am
German Shepherd puppies have seen a surge in popularity in 2014 ... Meanwhile, Chihuahua, Pug and Shih Tzu puppies have all seen a decrease in popularity. Surprisingly Rottweiler puppies are the on...
Two dogs shot near Walworth
Dateline: Oct 8 2014 at 11:17 pm
Sheriff's deputies said a bull mastiff was shot late Monday night, along with a rottweiler and German shepherd mix. One of the dogs died from the bullet wounds, which were said to have come from a ...
Walworth County Sheriff?s officials: Two dogs found shot, one dead near Wisconsin/Illinois state line
Dateline: Oct 8 2014 at 9:11 am
22 caliber weapon. The dogs involved are described as a Bull Mastiff and a German Shepherd/Rottweiler mix. Sheriff?s officials say one of the dogs died. Anyone with information is asked to contact ...
Did Wal-Mart just move us closer to single-payer health care?
Dateline: Oct 8 2014 at 4:11 am
Starting in 2015, the Affordable Care Act will require employers to offer health coverage to employees working at least 30 hours a week ... will offer part-timers significantly greater financial as...
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...
Starbucks Refused Service To Amy Kaplan Because She Has A Service Dog
Dateline: Sep 3 2014 at 5:03 am
Kaplan was working as an emergency responder when she was involved in a crash between and ambulance and a bus. Kaplan suffered a traumatic brain injury and now suffers from bipolar disorder. The se...
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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