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Larceny suspect bit by police K-9 during arrest
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 7:04 pm
Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) VIRGINIA BE...
Police: Dog jumps from 2nd-story window, attacks woman, dog
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 6:16 pm
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) -- Sioux Falls police say a dog jumped out of a screened second-story window of a house and attacked a woman and another dog. Lt. Loren McManus says that on Saturday a pit bu...
Galt officer hopes to adopt dog she rescued
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 5:43 pm
After spending five weeks surviving in the center median of Highway 99, the dog rescued by Galt police is recovering and gaining strength. She?s also close to landing a new home. Galt police Office...
Bill Launches Investigation Into Why Army Gave Away Military Dogs
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 3:28 pm
Representative Hudson filed an amendment to request information on the mismanaged adoptions of military working dogs (MWDs) from the former Tactical Explosive Detector Dog (TEDD) Program. It direct...
5 cities to have their hottest temperature records broken
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 3:25 pm
Alaskan winters are warmer and dry with record-low snowfalls in the region. So much so that, for the annual Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, snow had to be brought in to Anchorage by train, while the ...
Military Dog of the Year to lead parade
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 3:16 pm
A four-legged parade marshal will be at the helm of this year?s Live Oak Memorial Day Parade. Sgt. Rambo, named 2015 Military Dog of the Year by the American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards, wil...
Team 10: Does 'alpha roll' dog training cross the line?
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 2:02 pm
Team 10 reached out to law enforcement sources who did not want to be interviewed for this story. Some with K-9 handling experience told us working dogs have strong drives that sometimes require dr...
Pearland Police Department expands K-9 Unit
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 1:18 pm
The Pearland Police Department is currently in the process of acquiring and training three new K-9 Unit dogs. The purchase was made possible through a Pearland Citizen Police Academy Alumni Associa...
Teen battling cancer joins CHP K-9 team
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 11:20 am
A 13-year-old in Southern California has been made an honorary police K-9 handler with the California Highway Patrol. Alfonso Hoffman is battling Leukemia. He told his friends and family he wants t...
Service dog provides support for entire family
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 8:28 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...
Boy attacked by K-9 still can?t walk
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 7:03 am
A Madison County child still can?t walk a week after he was attacked by a Pearl police dog. K-9 Splinter was placed on a 10-day quarantine after the May 15 incident in a Gluckstadt neighborhood. Sp...
Dallas police shoot at, capture loose dogs that bit man in east Oak Cliff
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 7:03 am
Dallas police shot at and eventually captured ? with the help of animal control officers ? two loose dogs that allegedly bit a man Monday morning in east Oak Cliff. Police spotlighted the incident ...
Retired Hamden Police K-9 Cesare Dies at 14
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 5:35 am
HAMDEN, CT ? Retired Hamden Police K-9 Cesare passed away at the age of 14 on Sunday, May 22, Hamden Police announced on Monday. To sign up for Hamden breaking news alerts and more, click here. Ces...
Retired Hamden police dog passes away
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 5:24 am
A retired Hamden police K9 has passed away at the age of 14 years old. The dog, Cesar, served beside now-retired Officer John Battick from 2003 to 2012. In a Facebook post, Hamden police said a hig...
Bethlehem K-9 finds cocaine, pot hidden throughout home, police say
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 4:59 am
Following citizen complaints about possible drug dealing, Bethlehem police served a search warrant last week and arrested a 65-year-old man, according to a news release. Joel Nickisher, who lives a...
Popularity doesn't keep 'Chase' from his K-9 duties
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 4:12 am
Ask Faribault Police Chief Andy Bohlen who the most popular officer in the department is and the answer comes quickly; the officer who runs on four legs instead of two. And it's not particularly cl...
Service dog recognized for assisting BPCC student with PTSD
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 2:55 am
Currently, he is one of five BPCC students who use a service dog as a means to cope with a disability. Three of those five students are military veterans. Louisiana law makers have worked in recent...
Police: Woman Kills Dog to Help Fake Miscarriage
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 1:14 am
(Newser) ? An Alabama woman is facing felony animal cruelty charges after, authorities say, she killed her Chihuahua in a failed attempt to fool her husband into thinking she had a miscarriage. Aft...
Microchips for working dogs
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 12:28 am
Question: I have heard that working dogs are exempt from compulsory microchipping. Does that mean that I needn?t have had my Labrador, which I work on a number of local shoots, microchipped recentl...
At-risk dogs brought to Valpo nonprofit
Dateline: May 23 2016 at 12:27 am
?There?s a lot of cruelty down there. They?re not bad people, but there?s a lot of livestock, and that?s what?s important ? they want working dogs.? Riffel, a self-employed commercial finance advis...
Japan?s police seek more security dogs to counter terrorism, cope with disasters
Dateline: May 22 2016 at 9:21 pm
The police are considering introducing more dogs to help enhance security ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and better respond to natural disasters, it was learned Monday. Currently, only the prefec...
Dallas police shoot at dogs in East Oak Cliff after attack
Dateline: May 22 2016 at 3:00 pm
DALLAS ? Two Dallas police officers shot at two loose pit bull dogs Monday in East Oak Cliff after responding to a call about a dog bite. One dog was grazed in the ear by a bullet and seized by off...
Algorithms Will Train Your Dog
Dateline: May 22 2016 at 1:58 pm
and dog training is hard. So when I saw that a research team was working on an algorithm to train dogs (or, in science speak, a ?a Computer-Assisted Canine Posture Training System?) I was instantly...
FactCheck: Are restricted dog breeds inherently more dangerous than all the rest?
Dateline: May 22 2016 at 7:21 am
It found that the breeds most commonly identified in the biting incidents were: Pit bull (137 bite victims), rottweiler (24), pit bull mix (13), German shepherd (10), German shepherd mix (9), Akita...
WATCH: Cops hold man down and sic K-9 on him after beating him ? for dancing in a parking lot
Dateline: May 22 2016 at 2:01 am
A Washington man has settled a lawsuit with the city of Tukwila after police officers assaulted him following a complaint that he was dancing in an industrial parking lot, reports the Seattle Times...
PETS: Honoring canines in military service
Dateline: May 21 2016 at 11:39 pm
Military Working Dogs (MWDs) play a critical role in our defense and are crucial to the safety of service personnel. In addition, just as the dogs? various abilities make them ideal for our land fo...
Pets that need homes
Dateline: May 21 2016 at 4:20 am
Jasmine is a gorgeous Rottweiler mix. Still a pup at 1 years old, she is all wagging tail and big brown eyes. Jazz wants to find a family to grow with. She loves to play. Mia is a female German s...
SC motel owner charged for refusing room to woman with service dog
Dateline: May 20 2016 at 9:23 pm
A Myrtle Beach motel owner is facing charges after police said he refused to let a woman rent a room because of her service animal ... or facilities by the dog. (d) Every person who is a trainer of...
New bronze statue for Seward
Dateline: May 20 2016 at 6:49 am
The detailed sculpture was commissioned by the Seward Iditarod Trail Blazers. It was created by Pat Garley, assisted by Colleen Wake, of Arctic Fires Bronze Sculptureworks of Palmer, Alaska. Locals...
Routley: Help! My puppy is sick!
Dateline: May 20 2016 at 5:17 am
I brought Jake to the vet, and with one simple test, they told me he had Parvovirus. Apparently, certain breeds like German Shepherds, Dobermans and Rottweilers are more prone to getting it. I thou...
Dateline: May 19 2016 at 1:12 am
Service animals are working ... dogs trained? ?By definition, a service dog is a dog that performs a task that mitigates a disability of the dog?s owner. Since each person experiences a disability ...
AG's daughter with Down syndrome trains dogs for service, FBI
Dateline: May 18 2016 at 4:00 am
has been recently working on articulating her words. "Pu- pu- pu- pu," she said as a cue to the dog and as a way for her practice saying "puppy." Arianna and the other people who spend time at Dogw...
The 10 smartest (more or less) dog breeds
Dateline: May 18 2016 at 2:31 am
German shepherd -- An intelligent but complex breed ... Warm and affectionate with immeidate family, they can be reserved with strangers. * Rottweiler -- Despite its fierce reputation, the Rottweil...
These very good dogs became decorated military heroes
Dateline: May 18 2016 at 1:28 am
Since the U.S. military first started using war dogs in World War I, the bomb detecting abilities of canines have prevented the loss of human life. Military war dogs are some very special, highly t...
Group working to raise money for War Dog memorial
Dateline: May 16 2016 at 1:56 am
Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) Retired war...
Dog Bites Insurer
Dateline: May 15 2016 at 8:15 pm
The top five breeds (themselves responsible for 64.9 percent of all dog-bite fatalities) were: Pit bull (26.95 percent of all fatalities); Rottweiler (15.6 percent of all fatalities); German Shephe...
45th Security Forces Squadron Unveils New Military Working Dog Obedience Facility
Dateline: May 13 2016 at 1:13 am
BREVARD COUNTY ? PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE, FLORIDA ? The 45th Security Forces Squadron held a ribbon cutting ceremony to unveil an upgraded military working dog obedience yard here on Wednesday. The ...
Do you Know a Canine Hero? Nominate A Dog For An AKC Humane Fund Award For Canine Excellence!
Dateline: May 12 2016 at 2:17 am
Since the creation of the awards in 2000, 80 ACEs have been awarded to dogs of 32 different breeds and one mixed-breed dog from 28 states. Former ACE dogs have included a police ... Uniformed Servi...
POD provides convenience
Dateline: May 12 2016 at 1:53 am
Krista Kotz, Iditarod Dining Facility manager. "This was set up when the Food Transformation Initiative came out, as another option to bring meals to the flight line instead of them leaving the fli...
Walk for Dog Guides helps pay for training of special service animals
Dateline: May 11 2016 at 4:16 am
A national fundraising walk for a specialty service-dogs organization ... Wilson St.) and matched with a suitable Dog Guide. They get to know each other for two weeks before the client returns home...
Comfort in the cold
Dateline: May 10 2016 at 12:57 am
Iditarod camp takes place each year since it began four years ago. In 2013, the United States Department of Veterans Affairs released a study that covered suicides from 1999 to 2010, which revealed...
VIDEO: 'Someone put a muzzle on that' - Rory's Stories lampoons Fine Gael councillor's 'dangerous' dogs poster
Dateline: May 9 2016 at 8:39 pm
The politician wrote about new signs he has had erected in his constituency which highlight the list of 10 restricted or listed breeds of dog including German Shepherds and Rottweilers.
Canine Hip Dysplasia - What You Need to Know
Dateline: May 7 2016 at 9:24 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...
What It's Like to Take On the Iditarod
Dateline: Mar 17 2016 at 2:37 am
Billy Snodgrass, a 59-year-old kennel owner and musher from Wyoming, is packing his sled. The next day he will embark on his fifth Iditarod Sled Dog Race, from Willow near Anchorage to Nome on the ...

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