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Photo of Dog With Muzzle Taped Shut Prompts Web Backlash, Florida Police Investigation
Dateline: Nov 28 2015 at 8:51 am
A photo posted to Facebook of a dog with its muzzle taped shut has gained worldwide attention and created a social media frenzy. The photo with the caption ?This is what happens when you don?t shut...
Erie County seeking donations for new police dog
Dateline: Nov 28 2015 at 8:35 am
Erie County Sheriff?s Office workers want to fetch a new K-9 for the agency and community. Since the summer, the department has worked without a trained police dog. K-9 Butch ? a pitch-black slende...
Wichita police dog helps nab suspect, suspect?s gun
Dateline: Nov 28 2015 at 8:02 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KSN) ? A canine officer?s dog helped police arrest a robbery and recover his gun Friday afternoon. Wichita Police say a man with a gun approached two men about 3:15 p.m. in the 2300 ...
Cops investigating Florida woman who duct tapes dog?s mouth shut for barking, posted photo of cruel punishment online
Dateline: Nov 28 2015 at 7:57 am
It shouldn?t happen to a dog. Police are investigating a Florida woman who duct taped her pup?s mouth shut for barking ? and then she bragged about her cruel disciplinary techniques by sharing a pi...
K-9 apprehends robbery suspect
Dateline: Nov 28 2015 at 7:57 am
MANATEE COUNTY - A burglary suspect riding a stolen bicycle was apprehended by deputies and a law enforcement K-9 early Saturday morning, the Manatee County Sheriff?s Office reports. Deputies respo...
Florida Police Investigate Photo of Dog With Duct-Taped Mouth
Dateline: Nov 28 2015 at 7:00 am
Florida police have opened an animal cruelty investigation into a Facebook user who posted a picture of her dog with its mouth duct-taped shut. Katie Brown first shared the disturbing photo Friday ...
Georgia Non-Profit Says Online Fundraiser for Sick, Retired Marine K-9 Was Not a Scam
Dateline: Nov 28 2015 at 4:19 am
A Georgia-based non-profit said Saturday claims that an online fundraiser benefiting a former marine K-9 suffering from pneumonia was a scam were not true, and that the dog had been taken to a new ...
Police Flooded With Calls After Florida Woman Tapes Dog?s Mouth Shut, Posts Picture
Dateline: Nov 28 2015 at 3:12 am
With over 100,000 shares as of Saturday morning, Katie Brown, the woman who taped her dog?s mouth shut to stop it from barking, has still not removed the photo she took of her canine-reprimand off ...
K-9 Coach: Helping your Pets Stay Warm
Dateline: Nov 28 2015 at 1:38 am
If you have been outside this morning than you know it's a bit cooler! As winter approaches, the K-9 coach has a look at the best ways to keep your pets warm in the months ahead. Click the video fo...
MCSO K-9 unit nabs burglar in Bradenton
Dateline: Nov 28 2015 at 12:55 am
BRADENTON, Fla. -- A suspected burglar attempted to flee from a Manatee County Sheriff's Office K-9 but was taken down by the dog after resisting arrest early Saturday morning. According to the arr...
Refined K-9 takes step as leader dog
Dateline: Nov 27 2015 at 9:59 pm
Carol and Clif Smith of New Bloomfield have welcomed four-legged friends into their home before, but it was particularly hard to send Lacey, a 1-year-old Labrador in training, back to the Leader pr...
Wyoming company designs protective eye wear for dogs
Dateline: Nov 27 2015 at 2:00 pm
Thus, Rex Specs was born! ?Once we decided to start producing Rex Specs at some quantity, we focused our energy on optimizing the design for the working dog; we believed that if we could make a pro...
New K-9 now in training at the Middletown Police Department
Dateline: Nov 27 2015 at 12:44 pm
Ranger ? a 13-month-old Belgian Malinois from the Czech Republic ? is currently being trained by New Castle police to become the newest addition to the Middletown Police Department. Ranger was purc...
Pit bull named Kiah will be one of a few of her kind to take a spot on a police force helping to fight crime
Dateline: Nov 27 2015 at 12:27 pm
When she graduates from K9 training school, Kiah will be one of just a few pit bulls to serve as a police dog. It?s a job usually given to breeds that don?t come with the pit bull?s reputation ? de...
Pup on patrol: EMU police welcome ?awesome? officer
Dateline: Nov 27 2015 at 12:03 pm
He?s a hard-working investigator who ... appreciation for the timely and effective assistance provided by Officer Bofysil and K9 Nitro. We?re pleased to have them as part of the county?s police ser...
Bell-ringing dog draws dollars
Dateline: Nov 27 2015 at 7:25 am
Many shoppers are curious about the very large but friendly and gentle animal. Alvin is a 5-year-old trained therapy dog. He's a Leonberger, a breed of working dogs from Germany that can weigh as m...
France accepts Russian replacement for police dog killed in Paris attack
Dateline: Nov 27 2015 at 7:02 am
Paris (AFP) - France on Friday warmly accepted the offer of a puppy from Russia as a replacement for a police dog named Diesel which was killed during operations after the November 13 terror attack...
Musher's nephew injured in fire
Dateline: Nov 27 2015 at 6:55 am
"Multiple other individuals in close proximity reported hearing an explosion." The fire started in a warehouse belonging to Iditarod musher John Baker. His nephew, T.C. Madison, was working inside ...
Enfield groups rally to help troops and military K-9 units this weekend
Dateline: Nov 27 2015 at 3:59 am
Separate events are taking place this month to collect edible treats for soldiers, and toys and supplies for military dogs. The Enfield Dog Park, Enfield Police Department K9 Unit and Enfield Hooah...
Turkey Trot group strives for sheepdog-style loyalty
Dateline: Nov 26 2015 at 6:24 pm
Taking their cue from that, the Sheep Dog Impact Assistance staff ... She said her sister began working with Nutt first, and when she heard him speak she was impressed with his passion for service ...
Dogs: What Your Dog?s Sleeping Position Reveals About His Personality
Dateline: Nov 26 2015 at 5:27 pm
Dogs sleep 12-13 hours a day, so it's good to know how dreamland is going for them. Companion dogs, who are kept inside, sleep longer than working dogs, who stay outside. Working dogs steal naps fr...
Nearer, Iditarod, to thee
Dateline: Nov 26 2015 at 5:28 am
As part of our continuing efforts to bring you as much information about our region as possible we offer readers a press release service that allows private firms, public agencies, non-governmental...
Boeing K-9 Training
Dateline: Nov 26 2015 at 3:57 am
Boeing K-9 Training When Boomer finds something he's searching for, he is rewarded with a ball. His handler, Det. John Lewitt, says Boomer prefers tug-of-war over fetch. Check out this story on KIN...
US Mandates Military Dogs Be Retired in US
Dateline: Nov 25 2015 at 9:01 pm
A gigantic defense spending bill signed Wednesday by U.S. President Barack Obama will allow U.S. military dogs to be returned to the United States upon their retirement and gives their military han...
American Humane Association Clinches Major Victory For Military Dogs
Dateline: Nov 25 2015 at 7:28 am
WASHINGTON, Nov. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Humane Association secured a major victory for military dogs everywhere with the bipartisan passage of the 2016 National Defense Author...
Nome 4th-grader wins 2016 Iditarod button contest
Dateline: Nov 25 2015 at 4:54 am
While the last great race is still months away, the Iditarod button design contest already has a champion: Ayla Knodel, a fourth-grader at Nome Elementary School. Knodel took first place in the ann...
Hero Military Dog That Saved Unit in Afghanistan Is Getting Heroes of Her Own
Dateline: Nov 24 2015 at 4:00 pm
Layka, a U.S. military combat dog, lost a leg in Afghanistan while saving her troops. When a recent accident jeopardized her other leg, a team came to help.
Helping Paws: Shepherds, labs and terriers
Dateline: Nov 21 2015 at 5:52 pm
Dogs available this week include mixes of German Shepherd, Labrador Retriever, pit bull, Rottweiler, shepherd and terrier, and include one remaining dog rescued from the Valley fire. Dogs that are ...
Sniffing out ovarian cancer: Working dogs help in the war on cancer ? with their amazing noses
Dateline: Nov 21 2015 at 11:00 am
Excerpted from "Heal: The Vital Role of Dogs in the Search for Cancer Cures" McBaine is a black-and-white English springer spaniel with a constantly wagging tail and a passion for sniffing out ovar...
PUPPY TO PARTNER: Nonprofit paws4people trains dogs to aid humans
Dateline: Nov 21 2015 at 4:31 am
A group of puppies could stop at big-box stores, restaurants, police ... has an assistance dog of his own. He has struggled with drug addiction and post-traumatic stress disorder, but working with ...
Military dog given noble burial
Dateline: Nov 21 2015 at 4:30 am
A highly unusual memorial and burial, in the small rural farming town of Powell, Wyo., was held Wednesday to celebrate and lay to rest a soldier. This soldier loved chasing tennis balls and chewing...
Meet the dogs that can sniff out cancer better than some lab tests
Dateline: Nov 19 2015 at 11:53 pm
A British organization, Medical Detection Dogs, has eight dogs sniff out 3,000 urine samples from National Health Service patients to see if they can correctly discern who has cancer and who doesn'...
An Iditarod to remember: Ashley Perry's story
Dateline: Nov 17 2015 at 11:22 pm
The Iditarod is one of the most inspiring and courageous events that takes place every year in Alaska. Ten-year-old Ashley Perry has fallen in love with the sport and was given the opportunity to r...
Keep Your Pets Safe This Monsoon via Sanitation, Vaccination and De-worming
Dateline: Nov 15 2015 at 8:26 am
Because it can cause immediate death if its a cardio problem. Breeds like Labrador, Golden Retrievers, German Shepherds, Rottweiler and Dobermans are more susceptible to this disease,? says Sokkali...
Four-Time Iditarod Champion Comes to Duluth
Dateline: Nov 14 2015 at 12:37 pm
An Iditarod champion was in Duluth Saturday to tell his story and raise money for the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon. Lance Mackey's story is came to life at UMD, where they screened "The Great ...
It?s National Service Dog Month
Dateline: Sep 11 2015 at 3:32 am
Animals enrich our lives in many unique and special ways, but the service dog is an invaluable companion for individuals with disabilities. While many types of animals provide many types of aid, no...
canine health
Dateline: Dec 2 2013 at 8:00 am
Parvo is a disease that strikes fear into the hearts of ... The most common places a mosquito... Canine hip dysplasia is a painful genetically inherited disease that affects one in four dogs. As in...
More Dogs Posing as Service Animals
Dateline: Sep 10 2013 at 6:46 pm
Or barking the way a pet dog is wont to yip? More dogs may be posing as service animals ... ability to be a working team out in public,? Marcie Davis, founder of International Assistance Dog Awaren...

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