Four-year-old child bitten in face after teasing family dog

A four-year-old child was bitten in the face after teasing the family’s four-year-old Labrador retriever at a relative’s property in Mount Pleasant, Queensland, Australia.

According to the WeeklyTimesNow, four-year-old Jaxson Reddacliff had been playing … Read More

Border patrol Beagle ‘Hardy’ makes roasted pig discovery at Atlanta airport

Job well done Hardy! A Beagle K9 detector officer working with United States Customs and Border Protection at Atlanta’s Hartsfield Jackson International Airport made a tasty discovery late last week. That trusty Beagle’s nose sniffed … Read More

No charges filed in death of shepherd ‘Evie’ killed in Ohio prison

In Lebanon, Ohio, a dog named Evie died while participating in a prison program using inmates to help with her training. No charges have been filed in the dog’s death.  According to the rescue group … Read More

Search and rescue dog finds missing pooch stuck in the mud

Can we hear a paws-up cheer for a search and rescue dog on his very first mission, who helped to find a missing dog in McCleary, Washington over the weekend? Tino, the pooch-in-training for such … Read More

Update: No more tears for Lucy, the abandoned dog unable to open her mouth

Just when you thought you had seen it all, along came Lucy, another tragic case of animal cruelty; this time even worse than the time before. Lucas (now Lucy) came into a Georgia animal shelter … Read More

Viral video of police dog in Madrid performing CPR

In a video that went viral on Twitter last week by the Municipal Police of Madrid, an officer is shown falling to the ground and landing on his back.  A voice called out for immediate … Read More

Couple in Malaysia videoed forcing poodle to walk only on hind legs

Another video of a dog being abused has gone viral- this time in Subang Jaya, Malaysia. A couple were seen forcing their small French poodle to walk on its hind legs at a shopping mall; … Read More

Young pup to pay consequences of irresponsible pet parenting

Queenie’s soon to be tragic story isn’t unusual nor is irresponsible pet parenting. Surrendered to the San Bernardino Animal Shelter, her owner reported the young Chihuahua mix nipped their young child, but admitted the two … Read More

US Army mistreated bomb-sniffing dogs – left in kennels for a year

These are the highly trained and ultimately loyal bomb-sniffing dogs in Afghanistan that saved how many of our soldiers lives? And in return for their service, the corps of bomb-sniffing dogs were mistreated when they … Read More

Owner claims ‘exercise’ routine after video of dog dragging tire appears on social media

In Beaverton, Oregon, the owner of a dog caught on video over the weekend dragging a tire calls his training technique “exercise.”  Two dogs, wearing a harness, were seen dragging tires behind them. The person … Read More