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Adopted puppy gave us love
Dateline: Oct 25 2014 at 4:12 pm
In November 2001, we adopted an eight-month-old German Shepherd-rottweiler mix puppy from the Humane Society of Scott County. Afterward, I noticed an ad for the humane society in the Quad-City Time...
Utah rally: End police shootings of dogs
Dateline: Oct 25 2014 at 3:37 pm
This is an archived article that was published on in 2014, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted. To...
KCPD officer gets a new K-9 partner
Dateline: Oct 25 2014 at 10:12 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City's 2013 Canine of Year Brunie will never be forgotten, but a Kansas City police officer has introduced friends to his new K-9 partner. Two-year-old Rico and Kansas Cit...
Two Canines Hanged And Skinned, Michigan State Police Informed, Residents Search Missing Dog Reports
Dateline: Oct 25 2014 at 6:32 am
Mary McIntire was disgusted when she found the skinned bodies of two large dogs that had been apparently hanged by their feet in Newaygo County. What is being described as a gruesome find along a r...
K-9 Idol Laid To Rest After Stellar Palm Bay Police Career
Dateline: Oct 25 2014 at 4:17 am
BREVARD COUNTY ? PALM BAY ? A member of the police canine unit was laid to rest Friday after being diagnosed with a terminal illness. K-9 Idol was a six-year-old German Shepherd who served the depa...
My dog is smarter than your dog
Dateline: Oct 25 2014 at 2:31 am
The human companionship with dogs and both human and dog evolution mean that it is time to look further into the potential for working with dogs. Dog intelligence, or dog smarts: For those interest...
Police: Norwalker stole dog walker's tips
Dateline: Oct 24 2014 at 3:23 pm
NORWALK -- A 37-year-old city man was arrested on a warrant Thursday for stealing tip money from a dog walker, police said. Orialis Betances, of 35 Center Ave., was charged with fifth-degree larcen...
YCSO: K-9 sniffs out hidden pot during Arizona traffic stop
Dateline: Oct 24 2014 at 12:54 pm
Yavapai County Sheriff's deputies say they arrested six men and seized 19 pounds of marijuana and three grams of methamphetamine during traffic stops near Ashfork. Kiefer Ryan Carter, 19, Christoph...
In mine-riddled Bosnia, bomb dogs are life savers
Dateline: Oct 24 2014 at 10:42 am
The Belgian Malinois, a sheepherding dog, is popular for police and military purposes. Its work ethic and intelligence makes it an easy species to train. ?She,? Vrana said, motioning to Betsy, ?is ...
Meet the Secret Service K-9 Heroes Who Took Down the White House Fence Jumper
Dateline: Oct 24 2014 at 10:15 am
America's newest heroes are not talking about their latest daring mission. In part, it's because they are members of the Secret Service, so much of their work is, well, secret. But also, they are d...
Holmdel Police Department says emotional goodbye to decorated K-9 (photos)
Dateline: Oct 24 2014 at 6:48 am
TINTON FALLS - Law enforcement officers from throughout Monmouth County and beyond gathered at Red Bank Animal Hospital on Friday morning to say goodbye to a decorated member of the Holmdel Police ...
Topic matches for "sonny lindner"
Dateline: Oct 23 2014 at 5:58 pm
NOME, Alaska - As Jeff King attempts to hold off other mushers in the last stages of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, the town famous for the finish line is getting ready for the teams to come in....
White House intruder Dominic Adesanya scales fence, caught by K-9 units after kicking dog
Dateline: Oct 23 2014 at 1:26 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 it into the executive mansion last month. Secret Service off...
Southeast K9 Search And Rescue To Host Working Dog Seminar
Dateline: Oct 23 2014 at 7:03 am
"That?s for the Dogs? might be an insult to some, but for others, it is a phrase that saves lives. Search and Rescue K9s play an important role in finding missing people, both in wilderness and in ...
Working Dogs for Conservation
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 6:00 pm
Canine Field Specialist Ngaio Richards chats about the services dogs can provide, including during wartime, in "What Can Dogs Do: Working Dogs for Conservation." Missoula Public Library. 3 PM.
Stray dog rescued hours before euthanasia now a working narcotics dog
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 12:26 pm
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 ...
Bailiffs turn up with police and dogs to evict man from his flat in Beaumont Leys, Leicester
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 10:00 am
?There were seven men, including bailiffs and police, with two dogs ? a German Shepherd and a rottweiler. ?They had a locksmith with them and were already in my flat when I arrived.? As reported in...
Bullish on Pits
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 6:14 am
Pit bulls are the latest breed to be demonized, following in the paw prints of German shepherds, Rottweilers and Dobermans. The use of pit bulls for dog fighting in urban and rural neighborhoods an...
Dogs become therapists, from battlefields to college campuses
Dateline: Oct 22 2014 at 2:10 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...
Police Officer Shoots Dog, Video Contradicts His Explanation
Dateline: Oct 21 2014 at 9:54 pm
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...
Police parade dogs that attacked four-year-old boy
Dateline: Oct 21 2014 at 6:54 pm
The Lagos State Police Command on Tuesday paraded the two dogs that attacked four-year-old Omonigho Abraham in the Igando area of the state. The police, while parading the two German shepherd dogs ...
'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 Mushers at This Year's Iditarod Training in Alaska
Dateline: Oct 20 2014 at 7:31 pm
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....
Video of police officer shooting dog sparks investigation
Dateline: Oct 20 2014 at 5:00 am
A police officer's body camera shows him shooting a pitbull puppy he claims was approaching him while growling. The dog's owner says the video proves the dog was not being aggressive. WARNING: Some...
?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...
Local vets warn of deadly virus for puppies
Dateline: Oct 19 2014 at 5:39 pm
When the weather cools, the virus lives longer. It is particularly prevalent in certain breeds, including Rottweilers, Doberman Pinschers, Pit Bulls, German Shepherds and Labs, said Dr. Becky Logue...
Canadian model busted with 50K Ecstasy pills, 90 pounds MDMA powder: police
Dateline: Oct 16 2014 at 9:17 pm
A drug-sniffing dog alert officers to narcotics in their baggage and the ... Boseley, according to authorities, was also stopped by police in Los Angeles in Sept. 2013 and found with $40,000 in cas...
Therapy dogs undergo rigorous classes, testing to do their job
Dateline: Oct 15 2014 at 10:59 pm
The first Therapy Dogs International class consisted of five German shepherds and one collie ... Trainer and tester Hollee Russell of Jeannette and her Rottweiler, Josie, will be featured in a prog...
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 ...
U.S. military will need until December to complete Ebola treatment units in Liberia
Dateline: Oct 15 2014 at 5:15 am
Army Maj. Gen. 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 O...
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 ...
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...
Dogs can be pessimists too
Dateline: Sep 17 2014 at 10:30 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...
The Psychology Behind Owning a German Shepherd Dog
Dateline: Apr 8 2013 at 3:10 am
Granted, this study only studied Rottweilers, German Shepherds, Labs and Golden Retrievers ... I been a breeder of German Shepherds for the majority of my life, I also am a Psychology major. Person...
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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