Catch up on all the dog news, stories, training, and lifestyle tips, tricks and advice you might have missed in this dog news week in review!
From inspiring stories, breaking news, advice for dog moms and dads, and tips for training your furriest family members, a lot happens in a week! Here are the top dog stories from this past week, all in one easy-to-read article!
Dog Finds Clever Way to Beat the Heat – Drags His Sprinkler Inside!
With temperatures peaking in the triple digits, a clever Texas dog found the perfect solution to beating the summer heat while still enjoying his favorite pastime… by dragging his sprinkler inside through the doggy door!…Continue reading
Parkland, Florida High School Students Will Return to Class with a Therapy Dog
Just months after the February shooting that claimed 17 lives at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, students will begin the new school year with a new source of comfort on campus – an adorably fluffy full-time therapy dog.…Continue reading
Five Ways To Prepare Your Pets For Hurricanes (& Other Disasters)
June 1st marked the beginning of the Atlantic hurricane season, making no time better than the present the right time to prepare yourself and your pets for the storm season ahead.…Continue reading
Man Jumps Off Bridge to Save Dog Who’d Plunged Into Water Below
An Alabama man risked his own life to save his best friend when he jumped off a bridge to save the dog who had plunged into the water below.…Continue reading
Why Is My Dog Gasping & Honking? It Could Be a Reverse Sneeze!
Although harmless in and of itself, a reverse sneeze can be rather alarming for dog owners to see and can be indicative of a more serious problem.…Continue reading
5 Things All Dogs Should Have in Their Toy Box
Dogs learn through play – with their littermates, their packs, or their people. Playtime helps them understand the rules of socialization, how to hunt, and even how and when to eat.…Continue reading
Training School Under Investigation After Viral Video Shows Trainer Beating Dog with a Bat
A Bothell, Washington dog training school is (once again) under investigation after disturbing video was posted to Facebook showing a trainer beating a dog with a plastic bat while the person behind the camera giggled.…Continue reading
Infographic: What Happens When You Don’t Pick Up Your Dog’s Poop?
According to the Environmental Protection Agency, dog poop is as toxic to the environment as chemical and oil spills. Still many pet parents think leaving their dog’s duty behind is harmless.…Continue reading
Two Different People Claim Ownership of Lost Dog at Denver Animal Shelter
The Denver Animal Shelter says two different people are claiming ownership of a lost dog that ended up in their care – and now they must determine who gets to take her home.…Continue reading
Colombian Cartel Puts $100k Bounty on Drug-Sniffing Dog’s Head
A drug-detection dog with the Colombian National Police is so successful at sniffing out illicit drugs that the Colombian cartel has offered the equivalent of $100,000 US dollars for anyone that can capture and kill her.…Continue reading