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!
Teacher Arrested When His Dog Dies in School Parking Lot
An Oregon middle school teacher was arrested after the newly adopted dog he’d left in the covered bed of his pickup truck jumped out, hanging himself by his leash.…Continue reading
October is National Pit Bull Awareness Month!
Pit Bulls were once a proud American icon. They are war heroes, movie stars, police dogs, therapy and service dogs. They are amazingly loyal companions. But, over time, the actions of a few that have taken the qualities – like loyalty, strength, and an eagerness to please their family – that make these dogs such amazing companions and used them in a negative way has caused the entire breed to be criticized.…Continue reading
Dog’s Bizarre Beachside Discovery Leaves More Questions Than Answers
A dog walker got the shock of a lifetime when her Basset Hound made a bizarre discovery on a UK beach – an intact penis and testicles that had washed up on the beach in Brean, a small town in Somerset, England.…Continue reading
Need Help With Vet Bills or Pet Food? There ARE Resources Available!
Below is a list of national and state-specific organizations that assist pet parents in need of financial assistance. These organizations understand that the very best place for a pet is with the family that loves them.…Continue reading
This Dog’s Ridiculously Long Tongue Just Broke the World Record!
Mochi “Mo” Rickert, an eight-year-old St. Bernard from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, is setting tongues wagging as the new Guinness World Records title holder for having the Longest tongue on a dog.…Continue reading
Ordinance Requires ‘Dangerous Dog’ Signs Posted on Wichita Homes
Under a new city ordinance, owners of “dangerous and potentially dangerous” dogs in Wichita, Kansas will be required to post warning signs on their homes.…Continue reading
Loyal Dog Stayed with 2-Year old Boy that Wandered Miles from Home
The search for a missing 2-year old boy has finally come to a close – and the toddler’s loyal dog played an important role in keeping the boy safe until he was found.…Continue reading
Springfield, Missouri Lawmakers Approve Citywide Pit Bull Ban
In the very month that supporters and advocates celebrate pit bull awareness, lawmakers in Springfield, Missouri are taking a stand against the misunderstood dogs, enacting a citywide ban.…Continue reading
5 Scary Movies for Animal Lovers (Hint: The Dog Lives!)
It’s almost Halloween! Ghosts, goblins, zombies, or slasher movies…everybody loves to watch scary movies this time of year. Although just about anything goes when it comes to horror flicks, animal lovers can all agree – we don’t care what happens, as long as the dog doesn’t die!…Continue reading
Class Action Lawsuit Says Blue Buffalo Dog Food Contaminated with Lead
A proposed class action lawsuit filed in California against Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc. alleges that the dog food manufacturer knowingly makes, markets, and sells dog food contaminated with material and significant levels of lead.…Continue reading
Seeing Eye Dog Attacked by Fake Service Dog on California Commuter Train
Just moments after boarding the light rail in Sacramento, a blind man’s service dog was attacked by another dog already onboard with an owner falsely claiming he was a service dog.…Continue reading