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!
RECALL ALERT: JustFoodForDogs Frozen Cooked Dog Food Recalled
Certain varieties of JustFoodForDogs brand frozen, cooked dog food has been recalled due to contamination with Listeria monocytogenes bacteria.…Continue reading
Devastated Family Finds Their Dog Dead Inside Mobile Groomer’s Van
A Phoenix family thought that hiring a mobile groomer would be less stressful than a typical salon for their 7-year old Maltipoo, Max. Instead, the very groomer that parked a full-service salon in front of their home would be responsible for the death of their beloved dog.…Continue reading
Does Your Dog Really Need Booties During Winter Walks? Check out Travis Brorsen’s PAWcademy for Answers!
To dog owners, snow in New York City can only mean one thing: salt on sidewalks. When Annie
worries that the salt and de-icer on the pavement is harming Ralphie’s paws, she calls on her
friend and Animal Planet Pet Expert, Travis Brorsen, for help.…Continue reading
What Would Happen to Your Dog, If Something Happened to You?
It’s not a topic that most people consider. But, truthfully, you should. What would happen to your dog if suddenly you were unable to provide for his or her care?…Continue reading
ALERT: Dog Flu Now Confirmed in 46 States
While many parts of the country are experiencing human flu season, another form of influenza is making it’s way across the states. But, this one is targeting our canine companions. Latest reports confirm the dog flu has reached at least 46 states so far, and continues to spread.…Continue reading
6 Dog-Related Tax Deductions You May Be Eligible to Claim
With tax day right around the corner, many of us are searching far and wide for any deductions we can get! That got us wondering, are dogs tax deductible? Well… not exactly, but there are some dog related expenses that may be!…Continue reading
Abandoned Dog Left Tied to a Tree, Freezing, with Heartbreaking Note
A dog left tied to a tree, abandoned by his owner with a heartbreaking note while outside temperatures plunged touched the hearts of hundreds of hopeful adopters.…Continue reading
Teenager Rescues Dog Found Hanging from Tree Behind Tucson Lowe’s Store
When a 15-year old girl heard wimpering from behind a Tucson, Arizona Lowe’s Home Improvement store, she discovered a young dog found hanging by his neck from a tree. Now, officials are asking for the public’s help in identifying the dog or the person responsible.…Continue reading
The Best and Worst States for Animal Welfare: Where Does Your State Stand?
With 68% of U.S. residents sharing their hearts and homes with pets, animal welfare is a huge – and growing – concern among citizens. So where does your state stand in terms of animal protection laws?…Continue reading
Woman’s Dog Adoption Application Denied Because of Her Age
A potential adopter hoping to rescue a 1-year old Yorkie-mix from Wisconsin-based Fluffy Dog Rescue says her application was denied because of her age.…Continue reading
Five Common Winter Illnesses and Remedies for Dogs (and Cats!)
We’re deep in the woes of winter – and there don’t seem to be any signs of warmer weather on the way just yet! That said, just because they’re wearing those gorgeous fur coats, doesn’t mean dogs and cats are immune to the ice, snow, and frigid temps that come along with winter weather.…Continue reading