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Tuesday morning accident involves two vehicles, dog team
Dateline: Nov 13 2018 at 3:55 pm
WASILLA ? A routine training run turned into a close call for an Iditarod musher. Two dogs required veterinary attention after the dogs became part of a two-vehicle accident Tuesday morning near Wa...
Police and K-9 partners work together in successful and remarkable ways
Dateline: Nov 13 2018 at 1:21 pm
(WXYZ) - We recently learned how important K-9 officers are on the job. A police dog named Axe was killed in the line of duty when St. Clair Shores police were moving in on a man with a gun. Michig...
No contraband found in police dog search of KP High in Wrentham
Dateline: Nov 13 2018 at 1:00 pm
WRENTHAM ? No illegal or harmful contraband was found Tuesday morning in a scheduled police dog sweep at King Philip Regional High School, school officials said. The K-9 search was conducted by Wre...
New Video Surveillance Search Expanded, Electronic Device Detecting K-9 Utilized in Jayme Closs Search
Dateline: Nov 13 2018 at 12:06 pm
Thursday will be one month since 13-year-old Jayme Closs disappeared from her Barron, Wisconsin home and her parents, Jim and Denise, were found murdered. As the investigation continues, a more ...
Police K-9 Injured While Apprehending Police Chase Suspect
Dateline: Nov 13 2018 at 10:59 am
LIGONIER TOWNSHIP (KDKA) ? A police K-9 was injured while apprehending a chase suspect in Ligonier Township. Ligonier Township Police say 32-year-old Nathaniel Munden is what they call a ...
LaPorte County Sheriff's K-9 Marko dies, remembered for years of service
Dateline: Nov 13 2018 at 9:30 am
Some heroes wear collars, not capes. Marko, a German shepherd K-9 unit for LaPorte County Sheriff's Office, was remembered for his 10 years of service and numerous drug busts. Marko worked in narco...
Retired LaPorte Co. Sheriff's Office K-9 Marko dies
Dateline: Nov 13 2018 at 7:32 am
LaPORTE COUNTY, Ind. (WNDU) ? The LaPorte County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday that retired K-9 Marko died at the age of 12. Marko, a German shepherd, came to the sheriff's office in 2008 and ...
Man accused of assaulting woman, stabbing K-9 dies after cops shoot him in million-dollar home
Dateline: Nov 13 2018 at 5:47 am
A 39-year-old Manahawkin man was shot by police in a million-dollar Mantoloking home Monday after authorities tried to arrest him for assaulting a woman, officials announced Tuesday. Edward M. Wals...
Mantoloking police-involved shooting: Stafford man dead; Police K-9 stabbed
Dateline: Nov 13 2018 at 5:45 am
Mantoloking police-involved shooting: Stafford man dead; Police K-9 stabbed Edward Walsh was killed after he allegedly stabbed a police K-9, prompting police to open fire, authorities said. Check o...
Argument over dog led Tarpon Springs man to shoot and kill his father, police say
Dateline: Nov 13 2018 at 5:33 am
TARPON SPRINGS ? A 25-year-old man shot and killed his father early Tuesday during an argument about the family dog, police said. Evan Costello told 911 operators he shot James Costello, 68, at abo...
Man fatally shot by police after stabbing K-9 during arrest warrant execution
Dateline: Nov 13 2018 at 5:01 am
A 39-year-old man Ocean County man was fatally shot by police Monday after he stabbed a K-9 during the execution of an arrest warrant, authorities said. Edward M. Walsh of Manahawkin was wanted for...
Prosecutor: Suspect killed, police dog injured during investigation
Dateline: Nov 13 2018 at 4:15 am
Police shot and killed a Manahawkin man Monday afternoon after he attacked a police dog, according to the Ocean County Prosecutor?s Office. Authorities say that law enforcement officers were ...
Police: Woman charged after dead dog found in plastic container
Dateline: Nov 13 2018 at 1:16 am
A Uniondale man is facing gruesome allegations of animal cruelty. Police say a 19-year-old man has been arrested for sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl early Sunday morning in Huntington.
Today?s Talkers: Discovering snow; trip for a sick dog; military reunion
Dateline: Nov 12 2018 at 11:55 pm
A pair of refugee children from Africa are seeing snow for the first time in their lives this year. The kids are now living in Toronto, and saw their first snowfall over the weekend. The ...
Police: Man charged after dead dog found in plastic container
Dateline: Nov 12 2018 at 11:39 pm
A Uniondale man is facing gruesome allegations of animal cruelty. According to police, Daniel Adum was charged with criminal sexual act and aggravated sexual abuse. According to police, Daniel ...
Dog Severely Wounded While Helping Robbery Victim, Police Say
Dateline: Nov 12 2018 at 11:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Police in the nation?s capital say a dog has been shot while trying to save its owner from a robbery. The Washington Post reports D.C. police say the dog was severely wounded ...
Police rescue shaggy dogs left at freezing North Carolina park
Dateline: Nov 12 2018 at 11:21 pm
Police in North Carolina have rescued two dogs abandoned at a freezing dog park in Hillsborough. (Photo: Hillsborough Police Department) HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (AP) ? Police in North Carolina have resc...
Mount Dora police officers mourn death of loyal K-9 that succumbed to cancer
Dateline: Nov 12 2018 at 11:19 pm
The Mount Dora Police Department is mourning the loss of a ?loyal? crime-fighter ? K-9 Officer Stryker, a Belgian Malinois, who passed away last week. Stryker, credited with a role in more than 140...
Police: Ligonier Township K-9 Kilo assaulted by fleeing suspect
Dateline: Nov 12 2018 at 9:39 pm
Ligonier Township Police K-9 Kilo is recovering after being assaulted Friday while attempting to arrest a man accused of leading police on a chase. Kilo was treated at Avets emergency animal ...
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Dateline: Nov 12 2018 at 9:19 am
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Hillsborough police find owner of dogs left in freezing dog park
Dateline: Nov 12 2018 at 5:38 am
A day after police rescued two shaggy, white dogs from a freezing park, Hillsborough police said they had found the animals? owner. Police declined to release additional information, citing confide...
Police-involved shooting in Mantoloking; K-9 also injured at scene
Dateline: Nov 12 2018 at 4:04 am
Police-involved shooting in Mantoloking; K-9 also injured at scene An Ocean County Sheriff's Department officer was involved in the shooting, authorities said. Check out this story on http...
Lake County sheriff's dogs find 2 people missing outdoors in unseasonably cold weather
Dateline: Nov 12 2018 at 3:00 am
?The juvenile fled from the vehicle on foot in an eastbound direction.? According to the statement, police dog Diesel started tracking the boy immediately with Somerville, and after the two searche...
Ant McPartlin and Lisa Armstrong 'working out custody of dog' in latest divorce drama
Dateline: Nov 11 2018 at 11:00 pm
Just when you think the drama between Ant McPartlin and his ex Lisa Armstrong is resolved, something else pops up to cause trouble. And this week's issue is apparently their 10-year-old dog, Hurley...
Meet the Gold Coast ex-police dog handlers now working as pet obedience trainers
Dateline: Nov 11 2018 at 10:11 pm
IF a dog can be taught to sniff out bombs, track down bad guys, detect drugs and traces of allergens, rest assured they can learn how to behave. Former UK police officer Emma McKenzie runs Gold Coa...
Veterans and Military Dogs Reunite and Spend the Holiday Together
Dateline: Nov 11 2018 at 11:14 am
LEWIBURG, UNION COUNTY(WBRE/YOU-TV) - Veterans Day is a day to honor all United States Veterans and victims of all wars. A local nonprofit organization in Northumberland County has decided to give ...
UA studies potential for working pups, saving time and money
Dateline: Nov 10 2018 at 6:15 am
?I lucked out with my puppy," said Karen Nygaard, who was paired with her service dog ?Figuero ... the wait time for those in need of a working dog, like Nygaard, when the wait list for a trained a...
Raheem Sterling buys 15,000 guard dog to protect his family at 2 million mansion
Dateline: Nov 10 2018 at 3:42 am
The Manchester City striker, who lives in a 2 million mansion in the Cheshire countryside, has bought a tough Rottweiler named Okan ... have opted for German and Belgian shepherd dogs. The soccer ...
Repay dogs for their military service. Stop the deadly VA canine experiments.
Dateline: Nov 9 2018 at 6:00 pm
Dogs have a long history of military service, dating back to ancient times. Here in the U.S., canines have been used as scouts and trackers and to guard prisoners and deliver messages on the front ...
VA Medical Experiments on Dogs Will Continue, Secretary Says
Dateline: Nov 9 2018 at 8:15 am
He did not directly relate those breakthroughs, though, to experiments involving dogs. -- Richard Sisk can be reached at
Inspiring Organization ?Paws Of War? Matches Military Veterans With Rescue Dogs
Dateline: Nov 9 2018 at 5:54 am
For some military veterans living with PTSD, adjusting to life back home can be both emotional and challenging, but an organization called Paws Of War is helping by matching shelter dogs with vets....
Veteran and service dog are perfect 6-legged team
Dateline: Nov 9 2018 at 3:44 am
John and his shelter-rescue dog Daisy are the inaugural human-canine duo ... resources and solutions for the ongoing issues our military veterans face daily. Salute to Veterans pays tribute to our ...
Bellevue veteran raped in military will get service dog after 32-mile march to Wilson County
Dateline: Nov 8 2018 at 1:23 pm
Bellevue veteran raped in military will get service dog after 32-mile march to Wilson County Elma Bunch was raped twice during her time in the military, but now she is receiving a service dog to he...
Adopt A Service Dog Who Didn't Quite Make It Through Training
Dateline: Nov 8 2018 at 2:00 am
The Internet loves a viral story about a dog who didn?t make it through government or police training ... get a trained working dog on the cheap. Some of the dogs did pass their training, had a car...
Working dogs of Scotland
Dateline: Nov 7 2018 at 8:43 pm
WE asked readers to send in their working dog photos, and they certainly haven't let us down. We were inundated with great pictures, so here's a wee look at just some of them, with more to follow o...
Iditarod Fast Facts
Dateline: Nov 7 2018 at 6:13 am
Here?s a look at the Iditarod dogsled race. The event is named after the Iditarod Trail, an old mail and supply route, traveled by dogsleds from Seward and Knik to Nome, Alaska. March 2, 2019 ? The...
Local woman who ?hobbled? pet dog banned from keeping animals for ten years
Dateline: Nov 6 2018 at 7:48 pm
Watson admitted causing unnecessary suffering to German Shepherd Sasha, Doberman Casper and Rottweiler Diesel between June and September in 2016. Sasha the German shepherd may have been ?hobbled? T...
SSPCA welcome ban given to Fife woman who ?hobbled? pet dog
Dateline: Nov 6 2018 at 6:46 pm
Juliet Watson admitted causing unnecessary suffering to German Shepherd Sasha, Doberman Casper and Rottweiler Diesel between June and September in 2016. The 42-year-old, who now lives in Blantyre, ...
Woman banned from owning animals after dogs starved
Dateline: Nov 6 2018 at 5:11 pm
Juliet Watson, of Methil, left her Rottweiler, Doberman and German Shepherd severely underweight. The 42-year-old was given a ten-year ban from owning animals and a 12-month supervision order at ...
Mark Standen had close ties with Trudie Adams murder suspect, jail letters show
Dateline: Nov 4 2018 at 9:00 pm
This is a story that begins with pet dogs. A German shepherd first, then a Rottweiler. According to former senior Crime Commission investigator Mark Standen, arrested in 2008 for attempting to impo...
Army puts down 1,000 ?old and worn out? dogs after they finish military service
Dateline: Nov 4 2018 at 7:10 pm
More than 1,000 dogs working for the Army have been put down since the start of the war in Afghanistan, new figures reveal. Dogs work alongside soldiers in conflict zones, some acting to sniff out ...
Private firms prefer sniffer dogs for security
Dateline: Nov 4 2018 at 5:00 am
Labrador breed of dogs are used as sniffers while German shepherd and Rottweiler breeds used as patrolling and attacking dogs. The monthly charges for a trained dog varies from Rs 15, 000 to Rs 22,...
Chagas disease reported in dogs working along the U.S.-Mexico border
Dateline: Nov 2 2018 at 9:49 pm
More than 100 working dogs employed by the federal government across the United States have been infected with the parasite Trypanosoma cruzi, the cause of Chagas disease, which may lead to heart ...
MacDill Military Working Dogs Train at Adventure Island
Dateline: Nov 2 2018 at 4:34 am
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The 9 laws all dog owners should know
Dateline: Nov 1 2018 at 9:46 pm
... with the Guide Dogs for the Blind Association. - Any dog while being used in emergency rescue work. - Any dog while being used on official duties by a member of Her Majesty?s Armed Forces, HM C...
Chinese dog owners are being assigned a social credit score to keep them in check ? and it seems to be working
Dateline: Oct 25 2018 at 6:45 pm
Keep your dog on a leash. Make sure your pet doesn't bark. Clean up after them. These are the rules that have been enforced over the last year in Jinan, eastern China, which launched its "Civilized...
What makes a good working dog? Canine 'aptitude test' might offer clues
Dateline: Oct 25 2018 at 4:42 am
The canine labor market is diverse and expansive. Assistance dogs may be trained to work with the visually or hearing impaired, or with people in wheelchairs. Detection dogs may be trained to sniff...
Fort Smith trapper says town unfairly seized his 2 working dogs
Dateline: Oct 18 2018 at 11:18 pm
A trapper in Fort Smith, N.W.T., has had two of his working dogs seized by the town. There is no plan to return the dogs to him, and no way to appeal the decision. William Hoffman said his dogs kee...
Iditarod Footrace Champ on Running Down Depression
Dateline: Sep 28 2018 at 5:44 am
Pete Ripmaster won the 1,000-mile 2018 Iditarod Trail Invitational footrace in 26 days, 13 hours, 44 minutes. Along the way, he lost 30 pounds, a bunch of toenails ? and a sense of clinging to life...
Alaska's Iditarod race gains new sponsor after others leave
Dateline: Sep 6 2018 at 8:41 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska ? Organizers of Alaska's 1,000-mile Iditarod say an Anchorage business has become a sponsor of the famed sled dog race. The addition of Anchorage Distillery follows a challenging ...
Fortney: From Iditarod to stock dogs, former Calgarian loves a working canine
Dateline: Jul 11 2018 at 3:16 am
She?s the first Canadian woman to have finished the Iditarod, the 1,600-kilometre Alaskan dog sled race that takes the mushers and their dog teams over treacherous mountain ranges, desolate tundra ...
Longtime sponsor of Iditarod cuts ties with Alaska race
Dateline: Jun 27 2018 at 7:01 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska ? The maker of Jack Daniel's whiskey has dropped its long-running sponsorship of Alaska's Iditarod sled race, the company said Wednesday. The move by Louisville, Kentucky-based Br...
Iditarod musher's camp offers veterans camaraderie
Dateline: Jun 9 2018 at 1:37 pm
For many Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race mushers, reaching the Burled Arch in Nome after a 1,000-mile trip of adventure and self-discovery is enough -- but not for Rick Casillo. ?Yes I race dogs, I ra...
When a 'service dog' gives birth at Tampa airport, controversy takes flight
Dateline: May 31 2018 at 7:12 pm
But people who are trying to trump the process and get their pets on an airline, it makes people look at me funny with my dog and question if it?s really a service dog." Standards set by the Intern...
PEOPLE Explains: What Is the Difference Between Emotional Support Animals and Service Animals?
Dateline: Feb 1 2018 at 4:39 am
In addition to this, if most emotional support animals are allowed on planes, how different are they from service and assistance animals like guide dogs ... other representatives from service dog a...

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