Neighbor’s Labrador retriever saves 87-year-old woman who fell in snow

A neighbor’s alert Labrador retriever has been credited with saving the life of an 87-year-old woman who had fallen in the snow when temperatures dipped to one degree below zero in Alexandria, Minnesota. The dog, … Read More “Neighbor’s Labrador retriever saves 87-year-old woman who fell in snow”

K-9 Officer Jake sniffed ‘ecstasy’ on cruise ship inspection and fell ill

Drug sniffing dog, K-9 Officer Jake, a three-year-old Golden retriever, with the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office was rushed to a veterinary hospital after being exposed to “ecstasy” and amphetamines on Wednesday while inspecting the luggage … Read More “K-9 Officer Jake sniffed ‘ecstasy’ on cruise ship inspection and fell ill”

70 police dogs and community honor K-9 Officer Bane’s memorial

Hundreds of police officers, community members and more than 70 police dogs gathered in the South Valley of Tulare, California on Wednesday to honor the life of K-9 Officer Bane with the Tulare Police Department. … Read More “70 police dogs and community honor K-9 Officer Bane’s memorial”

K9 Indi shot in face recovering after incident that left officer dead

A police K9 shot in the face during a traffic stop that left a Dekalb County police officer dead last week was released from Blue Pearl Veterinarian hospital on Saturday. The seven-year-old Belgian Malinois named … Read More “K9 Indi shot in face recovering after incident that left officer dead”

Clayton County K9 officer stabbed while apprehending alleged murderer

In Clayton County, Georgia, K9 Officer Odin was stabbed twice in the neck and jaw on Sunday while subduing a man alleged to have murdered his live-in girlfriend. Randy Young, 31, was arrested after police … Read More “Clayton County K9 officer stabbed while apprehending alleged murderer”

Besties: Neglected mini horse befriended by golden retriever Molly

A neglected mini horse – no more than skin and bones, had been found wandering the streets in South Carolina. Darlene Kindle, founder of Carolina Equine Rescue and Assistance stepped up to help the ailing … Read More “Besties: Neglected mini horse befriended by golden retriever Molly”

Hero dog protects owner from rattlesnake while on Arizona hike

A hero dog, taking a hike with his owner in the Anthem desert on Friday, jumped out in front of a rattlesnake. The Golden retriever, named Todd was bitten in the face.  Paula Godwin told … Read More “Hero dog protects owner from rattlesnake while on Arizona hike”

Hero sheltie in dire need of surgery owner cannot afford

To those of us who are dog lovers, our pets are one of the most important things to us. When a pet is also a therapy dog to someone, that bond is stronger and even … Read More “Hero sheltie in dire need of surgery owner cannot afford”

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

Florida high school shooting: Comfort dogs arrive to soothe the pain

The Lutheran Church Charities “K-9 Comfort Dogs” headed to the Parkridge Church in Coral Springs on Thursday evening for a community prayer vigil for all of the shooting victims at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School. … Read More “Florida high school shooting: Comfort dogs arrive to soothe the pain”