The world watched in shock and despair as Spanish officials seized and euthanized 12-year old Excalibur, the pet dog of a Madrid, Spain nurse who had contracted the Ebola virus, out of fear that the dog could spread the disease. Now, out of fears
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An elderly Florida woman is alive today, thanks to a pair of Golden Retrievers that she says kept her safe and warm after an injury that might otherwise have killed her. Judy Muhe, a 76-year old Palmdale, Florida resident with Parkinson’s disease, lives alone with
Do you have a dog eagerly awaiting your arrival from work each day? If so, you’ve already gained firsthand experiences on the various health benefits of owning a pet. Because recent studies have proven that petting or even just looking at a dog improves
What do you mean, you’ve never smelled your dog’s feet?! Go do it now, we’ll wait… Smells like corn chips, right? (or tortillas, or popcorn, or some other corn-based salty treat). Besides puppy breath, it’s one of the better smells our dogs naturally produce.
There are a few unavoidable and unfortunate circumstances that result in people having no choice but to rehome or surrender their dogs. Sadly, a vast majority of excuses are shameful, ridiculous, or downright idiotic. A dog is a part of the family, to be
We’ve heard plenty about people being allergic to dogs – but a dog that’s allergic to people? That’s the case with a very special Black Lab named Adam. Desperately in need of rescue, Robin Herman and her staff at the Lucky Dog Retreat Rescue
When a Dallas nurse, identified yesterday as 26-year old Nina Pham, became the first person to contract the Ebola virus from within the United States, concerns were almost immediately raised concerning her dog, who may also be carrying the virus. While Pham is currently
An Argentine soccer match between Belgrano and Quilmes had to be temporarily stopped when a young, curious dog wandered onto the field. One player, unable to resist the adorable puppy’s charms, stopped playing the game and instead began playing with the dog, showering him
It’s no secret that dogs have amazing olfactories. From those trained in search and rescue, to sniffing out cancers, to detecting bed bugs, or simply just knowing you’ve got treats tucked somewhere in those grocery bags, the canine nose is something to marvel at.
A Dallas healthcare worker has tested positive for the Ebola virus, becoming the first person to contract the disease from within the United States. While the nurse was hospitalized and placed under quarantine, she alerted officials to a dog in her home. Dallas Mayor, Mike
When Mshindi, a Black Rhinoceros and resident of the Denver Zoo injured his foot, it meant spending a lot more time indoors and away from the excitement of his enclosure and the other animals living in it. So, as an effort to provide 21-year