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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!
Proposed Bill Would Require Police Training on Dog Encounters
As the number of police-on-dog shootings continue to rise – studies have estimated that half of all intentional police shots fired are aimed at our four-legged family members – California lawmakers are proposing a bill that would require mandatory police training on dog encounters.…Continue reading
Alerted By Family Dog, Man Saves Neighbor From House Fire
A Massachusetts woman is alive and recovering after being pulled from her burning home – and it’s all thanks to her neighbor’s dog.…Continue reading
Want a Better Night’s Sleep? Share the Bed With Your Dog!
Having trouble sleeping? One study suggests you’ll get a better night’s sleep by sharing the bed with your dog! A study by Australian researchers at Central Queensland University shows that more and more people are finding it difficult to get a good night’s sleep.…Continue reading
SC Women Rescue Dog with Face, Muzzle Wrapped in Duct Tape
Authorities are investigating (yet another case of) a dog found with his face and muzzle tightly wrapped in duct tape after two South Carolina women found and rescued the dog as he struggled to breathe.…Continue reading
Veteran & Ex-Soldier Shot Service Dog Multiple Times While Laughing and Filming the Incident
An Army veteran and her Fort Bragg soldier boyfriend are facing felony animal cruelty and conspiracy charges after video surfaced of the couple tying a service dog to a tree and shooting him multiple times, laughing.…Continue reading
Language Barrier Leads to Hilarious Haircut for German Shepherd Puppy
When a Welsh man living in China took his dog to the groomer, a language barrier between dog owner and stylist led to a hilarious haircut for the adorable German shepherd mix pup.…Continue reading
Need Help With Vet Bills or Pet Food? There ARE Resources Available!
Because our pets are a life-long commitment, it’s not unheard of for a dog or cat mom or dad to face financial hardship at some point in the life of their fur-children. The following list of organizations offer resources and assistance to dog and cat owners looking for help with vet bills or pet food.…Continue reading
VIDEO: Confused Dog Doesn’t Recognize Owner That Lost 50 Pounds Until…
In an incredible video that’s gone viral this week, a confused dog doesn’t recognize his owner after the man was hospitalized for 5 weeks and lost 50 pounds… that is until he leans in for a sniff.…Continue reading
Thought-Provoking Video Shows Another Side to Pet Adoption
Anyone who’s rescued a dog knows that, sometimes, the dog is often the one doing the rescuing. In a thought-provoking new video, the tables are turned, giving the viewer a glimpse into another side to pet adoption.…Continue reading
The Profound Impact One Dog Had on A Woman Who Lost Her Eyesight
When a single mother awoke from a nap to total darkness and the terrifying realization that she was blind, her world was, in an instant, turned on its side. Until one very special guide dog changed everything.…Continue reading