2 medical students arrested for throwing puppy from roof

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A disturbing 33 second video, shot in slow motion showing an Indian man throw a dog from a two-story terrace in the southern city of Chennai, sparked international outrage. Both police and animal advocates actively … Read More

Dogs 101: Blue green algae and the risk to your dog


T809954178c50bb1c3e32a2dd691aab06here aren’t many dogs who don’t enjoy a day at the water. Bounding after a stick or ball, splashing, swimming…in general having a blast in the great outdoors. The possibility of a lurking … Read More

Dogs 101: What to expect from your newly adopted dog


You did the right thing – you adopted a dog from a rescue or a shelter. You have bought all of the wonderful dog toys and treats and the best food and your expectations for … Read More

Multiple dogs dead following fire in California

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On Wednesday morning, a grass fire which broke out along State Route 14. in Palmdale, California, killed several dogs and injured five people, reported CBS Los Angeles News. A total of five dogs perished when … Read More

Disturbing video of fireworks set off near dog sparks animal cruelty investigation

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A Facebook video posted on July 4th showing a man igniting fireworks on his front porch in Atlanta, Georgia as the family dog stood within a few feet, has gone viral.

More than 78,000 people … Read More

Another dead dog found at former officer’s home


A former Cherokee County school resource officer has a good deal of explaining to do after authorities in Georgia discovered the body of a dog at a residence in Paulding County. Daniel Peabody, formerly a … Read More

Heartbroken and defeated, dumped dog stares into the wall of his shelter prison

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Betrayed by his owner and left with just the memories of his past, an eight-year-old Chow Chow named Oso stares into the wall of the noisy and overcrowded Downey Animal Care Center. His family surrendered … Read More

Bonded dogs, found as strays, rejected by their owner


Generally, when lost dogs are reunited with their owners, it is a joyous occasion. Sadly, that was not the case for Shadow and Kloe – two dogs who were recently picked up as strays in … Read More

Surrendered senior Mastiff desperately seeking a home

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Daisy’s plight has been shared with over 24,000 readers on Facebook, yet no one has come forward to offer this gentle dog a home. On June 12, the nine-and-a-half-year-old English Mastiff was surrendered to … Read More

I am a dog, not a thing


I am a dog. I am a living, breathing animal. I feel pain, joy, love, fear and pleasure.

I am not a thing. If I am hit – I will bruise, I will bleed, I … Read More