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!
This week saw THREE important dog food & treat recalls. They were (click headline for recall details):
Man’s Best Friend is Around Every Turn at NASCAR’s Great American Race
There’s something about NASCAR – the sights, the sounds, the smell of rubber meeting road, the dogs… That’s right! Many race fans don’t realize dogs are as integral to race day as tires and motor oil. For decades, dogs have arguably been as big a part of the lure and excitement of race day as the cars, the drivers, and, yes, the crazy crashes themselves.…Continue reading
Spring Forward! How to Make Daylight Savings Easier for your Dog
This Sunday, March 11, at 2:00am, marks the beginning of Daylight Savings time. Don’t forget to set your clocks forward an hour, and prepare to lose an hour of snuggle time with your furkids.…Continue reading
Puppy Found Abandoned with Eyes and Mouth Superglued Shut
Wichita, Kansas animal rescue group, Beauties and Beasts, Inc. is offering a substantial reward for information and tips that lead to the arrest of the person responsible for a horrific act of abuse against an 8-month old puppy found abandoned along a roadside with her eyes and mouth super-glued shut.…Continue reading
The Essential Guide to Raising a Puppy
If you think your family is ready for a puppy, this guide will equip you with simple, clear, and effective information on how to raise a puppy.…Continue reading
Adopted Dog Surrendered to the Shelter for Being “Too Nice”
Last October, 4-year old Helena was adopted by a family that Fulton County Animal Services hoped would give her the life she deserved. Just a few short months later, Helena was returned by her adopter for being “too nice” and wanted to be around them all the time.…Continue reading
Show This To Your Boss! Looking at Cute Puppies Makes You a Better Employee!
Researchers at Hiroshima University have finally uncovered what we knew to be true all along – looking at pictures of cute puppies (and other adorable baby animals) can make you more productive at work.…Continue reading
Police Responding to Domestic Disturbance Shoot, Kill Family Dog
The Durham County Sheriff’s Office is conducting an internal investigation into the shooting death of a beloved family dog by officers responding to a domestic disturbance call.…Continue reading
Dog Suffers Hemorrhages to Both Eyes During Routine Grooming at PetSmart
A North Carolina PetSmart store denies responsibility, but initiated changes to their grooming policies after an irate and heartbroken customer discovered broken blood vessels in both his dog’s eyes following a standard grooming appointment. Now, that dog owner has launched a social media campaign to protect other pets from the same, or worse, fate at the hands of PetSmart groomers.…Continue reading