Workingdogs Logo
Working Dogs Outfitter Training Books & Videos Free Trainer Directory
Tactical & Outdoor Gear Online Brand New All Pet Store New Articles
Brand new hot deals! Breed Calendars & Misc. Gifts Working Dog Forum
Updated New Book Titles! Veterinary Library Free User Blogs
The international magazine for and about working and sporting dogs -- and the people who love them.
Working Dog Ads Free Working Dog Blog Working Dog Forums Working Dog Events New Working Dog Articles



Add Working Dogs
Headlines to your Site

Click Here for Details

Subscribe to the
Working Dogs Newsletter
EnterYour e-mail address

Pro Training Shop

The Dog Shop

Tactical and Outdoor Gear Online

Veterinary Library

Brand New All Pet Store

Breed Calendars and Misc. Gifts

Updated New Book Titles!

Our Horse Gear

Dog First Aid

Australian Cattle Dogs

Australian Shepherds

Belgian Malinois

Bernese Mountain Dogs

Border Collies

Bouvier des Flandres


Cane Corso

Doberman Pinschers

German Shepherd Dogs

Hound Dogs

Labrador Retrievers



Pit Bulls


Swiss Mountain Dog

K9 Kondo
{short description of image}
Search Amazon:

Enter Keyword:

Canine Trauma

Working Dog and Veterinary News

K-9 discovers passenger had drugs
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 7:57 am
OAK HILL? An alleged equipment violation led to a search of a vehicle by a K-9 officer. The stop landed a passenger with drug charges. According to Oak Hill Police Chief Donald R. Arbogast, on Sund...
Update: Iditarod to keep restart in Willow, may trim ceremonial event
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 7:48 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Officials decided Friday there will be no course changes for this year's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race despite a lack of snow in Anchorage. The March 5 ceremonial start of t...
Police: Man in standoff in custody after stabbing police dog
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 5:54 am
A man was in custody today after stabbing a Metro Police dog during a 12-hour standoff near Maryland Parkway and Desert Inn Road, authorities said. Police responded about 9 p.m. Thursday to a repor...
On the night shift with two cops: a woman and her dog
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 5:52 am
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...
Police: 2 arrested after malnourished dog found eating another d - - Columbia, South Carolina
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 5:38 am
A pair of Sumter County residents find themselves charged with animal abuse after one dog was found dead and another was found starving, according to the Sumter Police Department. Police arrested M...
Iditarod Sled Dog Race could be hurt by lack of snow ? Details
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 5:35 am
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 ...
K-9 credited with saving missing woman?s life
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 5:14 am
Ellington, CT ? State police, with the help of a trusty K9, said they rescued a missing woman overnight by pulling her from frigid waters in Ellington. Caroline Boudle, 55, was found just off of Ro...
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...
Police mindset at Hillsborough was 'all about public disorder', inquest hears
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 4:55 am
In his summary, coroner says officers called for dog handlers as they thought fans climbing fences were attempting a pitch invasion rather than escaping crush South Yorkshire police officers reques...
Metro police dog stabbed during barricade incident overnight
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 4:44 am
A police dog is in surgery after being injured in a barricade incident where a suspect was taken into custody after a 12-hour standoff in the central valley. "One of our K9 partners stabbed numerou...
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...
Police dog stabbed in barricade incident at Las Vegas apartment complex
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 2:28 am
A police dog was in surgery after being injured in the barricade incident where a suspect was taken into custody after a 12-hour standoff in the central valley. "One of our K9 partners stabbed nume...
Call for views on tail docking in working dogs.
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 2:00 am
Rural Affairs Secretary Richard Lochhead is encouraging key organisations to comment on the findings from Glasgow University, who were commissioned to carry out the research by the Scottish Governm...
Cañon City police receive grant to fund K-9 program
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 1:41 am
As Cañon City police's lone crime-fighting dog, Duke has been called to plenty of volatile situations. Sgt. Clint Robertson recalls one that involved a man who barricaded himself inside a home. The...
Londonderry women accused of abandoning dog
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 1:22 am
Police said a Shih Tzu was found living in deplorable conditions. A Londonderry detective said that when police found the dog Monday night, it was basically walking on its bones. Police were called...
Roane Co. mourning loss of K-9 Rad
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 1:11 am
The Roane County Sheriff's Office lost one of its longtime K-9 officers this week. Radimir, called Rad, had been a law enforcement K-9 for a decade, serving with the RCSO the last seven years with ...
Man allegedly chokes Owasso police dog after crashing during high-speed pursuit
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 12:13 am
OWASSO ? A Claremore man who reportedly tried ramming Owasso police vehicles during a high-speed chase also is accused of choking a K9 as officers attempted to arrest him Thursday night. Owasso pol...
Police dog has eyes like a wolf ... or alien
Dateline: Feb 12 2016 at 12:08 am
OK. There?s not a lot of news here. In fact, really none at all. But these photos posted on the Orange Police Department?s Facebook page are kind of cool ... and creepy. It shows Loki, its police K...
Iditarod Snow Is Low: Event Organizers Eyeing Changes to Race Start
Dateline: Feb 11 2016 at 10:57 pm
The Iditarod sled dog race is contending with low snow this year, and may have to shift its starting point. "Our real challenge right now is trying to figure out whether we've got adequate snow to ...
Police Rescue Jaywalking Dog on I-495, Reunite with Family
Dateline: Feb 11 2016 at 9:55 pm
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 ...
Richmond Police hope donors will help with K-9 costs
Dateline: Feb 11 2016 at 6:14 pm
RICHMOND, Ind. -- Richmond Police Department Officer Scott Glover served four years as a Marine K-9 handler, and now he's eager to work with a RPD K-9. But he needs a dog, and the police department...
Community Activists Call For Further Investigation Into Shooting Of Police K-9 Stabbing Suspect
Dateline: Feb 11 2016 at 2:08 pm
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) ? The Alliance for Police Accountability is calling for an investigation into a shooting that killed a suspect who fatally stabbed a police K-9 in Wilkinsburg. Anger is growing ov...
Mike Pound: Smart dogs cause trouble when bored
Dateline: Feb 11 2016 at 7:29 am
Well, border collies herd sheep in their sleep. Border collies, as I said many years ago, are the hardest working dogs on Earth. Border collies are the James Brown of dogs. Shadow, our border colli...
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...
Topic matches for iditarod trail sled dog race
Dateline: Feb 10 2016 at 8:44 pm
Texas A&M University at Galveston and university researcher Christopher Marshall signed a new one-year contract Tuesday with ExxonMobil Research Qatar to continue studying dugongs, an order of sea c...
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...
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...
Retired officer gets to keep K-9 partner
Dateline: Feb 1 2016 at 10:46 pm
Woman in tears after officer does this ... (CNN)If ever a story deserved a happy ending, it would be this one. A police officer in Marietta, Ohio, has been allowed to keep his K-9 partner. Officer ...
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...
Volunteers Send Care Packages To America?s Dogs On The Front Line
Dateline: Jan 30 2016 at 12:19 pm
The American Humane Association (AHA) is sending much-needed Superbowl cheer to servicemembers and military dogs overseas. AHA is partnering with the Military Working Dog Team Support Association t...
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...
Warm winter forces Iditarod dog sled race to move north
Dateline: Mar 8 2015 at 3:00 pm
(CNN)An unseasonably warm winter has left parts of Alaska's Iditarod trail without snow, exposing grass and gravel and forcing the famous dogsled race to move 225 miles north. Opening ceremonies in...
11 amazing facts about the Iditarod
Dateline: Mar 13 2014 at 9:12 pm
The mushers crossed the finish line early Tuesday in the Iditarod. The annual dog sled race from Anchorage to Nome began on March 2nd, and the winner, Dallas Seavey, crossed the finish line at 4:04...
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...

HOME | SEARCH | BOOK & Gear | Classifieds | Articles | Health | Resources | About Us | Privacy Statement
All site contents and design Copyright 1996 © Working Dogs
Please feel free to link from your site to any of the pages on Working Dogs domain in a non-frame presentation only.
You may not copy, reproduce, or distribute any site content in any form.
Copying and distribution of any Working Dogs domain content may be done only with publisher's consent.
For information on reprinting articles please contact Working Dogs.