Firefighter’s tribute to rescue dog that died has gone viral

Days ago, a beloved rescue dog was honored by her owner in a Tweet which has since gone viral. The tribute, made by a Missouri firefighter, was Tweeted on May 10:

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Viral video of Hofstra University students forcing pup to drink beer

In Hempstead, New York, a video of students forcing a pup to drink beer from a keg went viral this past weekend – with more than 85,000 views. Originally posted on SnapChat, Kristinaproscia shared the … Read More

Veterinary warning ‘please do not buy this type of bone for your pup!’

Following two concerning incidents with a popular chew “bone” product, a veterinary clinic in Perkasie, Pennsylvania, has issued a warning to clients, “please do NOT buy this type of bone for your pup!”

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Social outrage as live puppies used as prizes in arcade grabber game

Animal activists erupted in social outrage after a video surfaced this week online showing live puppies seemingly being used a prizes in an arcade grabber game. Instead of scooping out stuffed animals with metal claws, … Read More

To my family: ‘Don’t you care I am dying today at a shelter?’

A family dog’s final hours are spent sitting in his kennel – invisible and hidden from the public. Panko is dying today.

“Why mom and dad? Why don’t you care I’m going to die in

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Public workers mowing grass found emaciated dog on side of road

In Leesburg, Florida,  public workers with Lake County Public Works had been mowing the grass on Tuesday afternoon when one of the men spotted an emaciated dog lying on the side of a busy road. … Read More

Woman befriended stray puppy while on vacation and paid with her life

A Norwegian woman befriended a stray puppy while vacationing in the Philippines and wound up paying for her act of kindness with her life. As reported by the New York Post, weeks after finding … Read More

Man placed push pins in tree beds on Queens sidewalk to deter dogs

In Astoria, Queens and all over New York City, dog owners are aware that tree beds are supposed to be off limits to dogs bathroom habits. Someone in the area, however has placed push pins … Read More

Dog training facility’s owner accused of killing dog in training

In Johnson City, Tennessee, a dog training facility’s owner has been charged with animal cruelty after a young dog reportedly died while being boarded and trained. Randi LaFerney, the owner of Off Leash K9 Training … Read More

Driver said he didn’t know he was dragging his dog with truck

In West Odessa, Texas, a photo and short video of a dog being dragged on Wednesday morning on I-20 quickly went viral on social media. It showed a Kent Companies employee driving a truck, dragging … Read More