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K-9 Team Rescues Kidnapped Girl
Dateline: Jul 28 2016 at 12:40 am
At 3 a.m., a girl was reported missing from her home. A San Bernardino County Sheriff?s Twin Peaks Station dog and handler arrived at the scene. Deja, an experienced K-9 tracker, was ready for acti...
Police Department Mourning Loss Of K-9
Dateline: Jul 28 2016 at 12:38 am
(Lawrenceburg, IN) -- A police department in eastern Indiana is mourning the loss of one of its K-9s. WKRC-TV is reporting Lawrenceburg police lost K-9 "Newby" after nine years of service. Newby ha...
Police: 2 dogs mistreated, abandoned
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 11:59 pm
RIB MOUNTAIN - Marathon County Crime Stoppers is asking for your help in finding the people responsible for the mistreating and abandoning of two dogs in the township of Rib Mountain. On July 11 at...
Retired county police dog makes final visit to old job
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 10:35 pm
SULLIVAN, Ind. (AP) - For more than five years, a black Labrador named Kilo faithfully worked beside her human partner, Deputy Brad Miller, as they protected the citizens of Sullivan County. On Tue...
Retired police dog handler, search-and-rescue team member starts dog-training business
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 5:03 pm
Longtime police dog handler Joe Riva has started a new business, filling a local gap for dog trainers. The Tuolumne County resident officially started Canine Training and Consultation July 18 and i...
Off the Shelves ? July 28
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 4:00 pm
Adult Nonfiction ?Fast into the Night: A Woman, Her Dogs, and Their Journey North on the Iditarod Trail,? by Debbie Clarke Moderow As a 47-year-old mother of two, Debbie Moderow was not your averag...
Beloved Torrington police dog reaches end of his trail
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 3:58 pm
TORRINGTON ? At the start of each patrol shift at the Torrington Police Department, Brodie would always sit next to his partner during roll call, walk beside him in the hallways of the station and ...
DeKalb Police Department welcomes new therapy dog
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 3:12 pm
DeKALB ? The DeKalb Police Department has welcomed a new furry friend it hopes will aid in further developing good community relations. Gee Gee, a golden retriever, made her debut at the police sta...
Donations For Military Dogs Wanted
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 2:56 pm
SunDog Kennel of Traverse City is seeking donations for its third Military Working Dog Team Support Association (MWDTSA) Q3 Care Pack event. The event is geared to provide care packs for canine tro...
K-9 handler: ?We?re going to make a dent? in drug crimes
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 12:57 pm
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Police log: Dog killed after attacking sheep
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 12:14 pm
? 11:27 p.m., open containers of alcohol were spotted being hidden by a passenger in a vehicle that drove through a stop sign at County Road 201. The deputies saw the beer bottles being hidden by t...
Younger dogs draw less at Gore dog sale
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 9:20 am
Prices were lower than usual at the Gore working dog sale and organisers think this was because the dogs on offer were younger. The 59th Annual Sale of Heading and Huntaway Dogs was held on Wednesd...
Keeping K-9 Officers Safe in Extreme Heat
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 8:59 am
Richland County, SC (WLTX) - Officers with the Richland County Sheriff's Department are making sure their K-9 partners are staying safe in the heat. ?When we get too hot we stop. A lot of times the...
Camp geared towards dogs and owners
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 8:24 am
Pamela Davis, coordinator of the 4H Dog Club, said that over the week of the camp, students will be able to assist with a service project for military dogs that are serving overseas. In total, the ...
What 5 Liters of Spit Can Reveal about Dog Welfare
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 6:19 am
?Although the idea of an easy test for stress and welfare in dogs is incredibly appealing to researchers, working dog industries and pet owners alike,? Cobb explains over email, ?there is no perfec...
Why humans who breed fierce dogs need a leash
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 5:01 am
... bred for dog fighting, bear-baiting and other forms of bloodletting entertainment like the presa canario, pit bulls, mastiffs and rottweilers need more mature and firm owners than other breeds....
Retired Lawrenceburg K-9 put down after health declines
Dateline: Jul 27 2016 at 12:16 am
The Lawrenceburg Police Department said goodbye to a loyal companion this week. K-9 officer Newby retired earlier this year, but with failing health, the decision was made to put Newby down. Purcha...
Beer and Bacon Festival to take place Saturday in Anchorage
Dateline: Jul 26 2016 at 6:00 pm
And of course, don't forget the bacon eating contest. The winner will be crowned by Iditarod Champion Dallas Seavey as Bacon King or Queen of Anchorage. "It's awesome and grotesque at the same time...
Restaurant halts golf game after official complains golf balls littering Alaska river
Dateline: Jul 26 2016 at 3:30 am
He has asked DEC to investigate the Bering Sea Ice Golf Classic in Nome, a tournament played on sea ice about the same time mushers head to the coast city in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Stein...
Working sheepdogs sell to 7,200gns at Skipton
Dateline: Jul 26 2016 at 2:15 am
A record entry of 142 working dogs sold to a top price of 7,200gns (7,560) at Skipton Auction Mart?s annual summer sale of sheepdogs last week (22 July). The day?s top price went to North Craven?s...
Nome tour op adds Anchorage air option
Dateline: Jul 26 2016 at 2:11 am
Another option is the "Trains to Nowhere Tour" where guests will learn more about Nome's rich gold mining history and stop at the Safety Roadhouse, the last checkpoint on the Iditarod Trail Sled Do...
In the Netherlands, dogs were welcome in restaurants
Dateline: Jul 25 2016 at 9:03 pm
Then the family and their dog went into a nice restaurant, and there were a Rottweiler and a German shepherd stretched under another family?s table. The dogs were well trained and after dinner was ...
The Mental Game is Tricky
Dateline: Jul 24 2016 at 10:23 pm
It was not always like this. What began 26 years ago, with the adoption of a single retired sled dog to distract Debbie from the pain and confusion of two late-term miscarriages, eventually culmina...
Police K-9 Dies After Vehicle Air Conditioner Fails
Dateline: Jul 24 2016 at 6:49 pm
A police dog in California?s Porterville Police Department died in the back of a patrol car on June 20, the department announced Wednesday. The K-9, named Idol, was placed in the back of the patrol...
Help a Medal of Honor Recipient?s Service Dog
Dateline: Jul 24 2016 at 6:00 pm
Nala is Carter?s service dog and she?s essential to his efforts to deal with post-traumatic stress. The veterinarians tell Ty that Nala has a herniated disc that?s almost severing her spinal cord. ...
'Fat Bikes' are the latest two-wheel rage
Dateline: Jul 24 2016 at 4:12 pm
Bicycle designers Mark Gronewald and John Evingson trademarked the name "Fat Bike" in 2001. Believe it or not, their bikes were used in the Iditarod Trail races in Alaska beginning in 2000. Other e...
Everyone should work to avoid killing pets
Dateline: Jul 24 2016 at 3:50 am
About 64 percent of households do not own a dog of any size, and people might be afraid, especially of large dogs, even more especially if the dog looks like a Rottweiler, pit bull or German shephe...
Military dogs to be honoured at 2016 Sydney Dog Lovers Show
Dateline: Jul 24 2016 at 3:09 am
The 2016 Sydney Dog Lovers Show will be paying a special tribute to man?s best friend who served alongside Australian soldiers on the the battlefield. The Military Working Dog Tribute will showcase...
Manitoba?s winter endurance Actif Epica becomes Iditarod Trail Invitational qualifier
Dateline: Jul 23 2016 at 2:01 am
For the sixth annual Actif Epica, athletes will tackle the Crow Wing Trail traveling 200-km to Winnipeg from as far away as Emerson on February 18, 2017. Options for the event also include a 120-km...
Sydney Dog Lovers Show
Dateline: Jul 21 2016 at 11:53 am
happy dog while the experts cover areas such as training, behaviour, diet, first aid and how to survive a new puppy. Attendees will get the chance to meet and connect with a plethora of pooches and...
The Best Types of Dogs for Runners
Dateline: Jul 20 2016 at 1:46 am
If you?re searching for a perfect running partner, what kind of dog should you pick? Some breeds, such as huskies and greyhounds, were bred to run, and most working dogs are naturally suited to run...
Family that sent care packages to Military Working Dogs now trying to care for their own
Dateline: Jul 20 2016 at 1:35 am
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. ? A family that has supported Military Working Dogs overseas is now asking for help caring for their own dog here at home. Kylie Blake raised money and has now sent more than 80...
Trips to the Alabama DMV won?t be so bad now because you can support hero dogs and war vets
Dateline: Jul 18 2016 at 3:50 pm
Canine Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, first officially recognized as a combat affliction in 2009, affects approximately 10 percent of former military working dogs returning from active duty. Some ...
Service dog provides support for entire family
Dateline: Jul 17 2016 at 8:14 am
autism assistance dogs, diabetic alert dogs, and facilitated guide dogs, among others. The impact Bobo has made on Kneisly and her family is incredible, and Bish advises that others interested in g...
12 banned dog breeds in the UAE
Dateline: Jul 16 2016 at 3:11 pm
While well-trained German Shepherds are least likely to attack people or other ... Doberman Pinscher is a crossbreed of majorly the Beauceron, German Pinscher, and Rottweiler. Intended for guard du...
New leash on life: former military working dogs honored for service
Dateline: Jul 15 2016 at 7:58 am
WASHINGTON ? During a routine perimeter check in the desert of Afghanistan, Isky found a roadside bomb. He had come to a complete stop, sitting near the explosive device, patiently waiting for orde...
Canine Hip Dysplasia - What You Need to Know
Dateline: Jul 15 2016 at 6:02 am
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...
Petition circulates to end military housing ban on ?dangerous? dog breeds
Dateline: Jul 15 2016 at 2:07 am
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Hero Dogs Honored on Capitol Hill With Medal of Courage
Dateline: Jul 14 2016 at 6:36 pm
Four retired military working dogs were presented with special medals to commemorate their service on Capitol Hill this week. The dogs received the American Humane Association?s K-9 Medal of Courag...
A longitudinal study on diarrhoea and vomiting in young dogs of four large breeds
Dateline: Jun 22 2016 at 10:00 am
Prospective studies to document the occurrence of canine diarrhoea and vomiting are relatively scarce in dogs ... All the dams had been recently vaccinated against canine parvovirus, canine distemp...

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