A Milford man was arrested on animal cruelty charges Monday after he allegedly killed the family dog during an argument with his wife.
CHI MEAKH, Cambodia (AP) — Animal rights activists in Cambodia have gained a small victory in their effort to end the trade in dog meat, convincing a canine slaughterhouse in one village to abandon the business. Buth Pith and his wife Khath Hach this week shut down the small abattoir they had operated for about […]
The COVID pandemic has been hard on everyone, including service dogs in training.
As the summer heat persists, dog owners should consider taking extra precautions to avoid heatstrokes that are potentially fatal to their pets.
WEST SAND LAKE, N.Y. (AP) — Social distancing rules can make exercising a challenge for a blind runner who needs a volunteer tethered as a guide. But Thomas Panek has no problem because his running guide, Blaze, is a Labrador retriever. “I’m doing all the things a person would normally do, except I’m doing it […]
MIAMI (AP) — A pet dog that jumped out of a car window on a South Carolina highway has been found two weeks later, nearly 600 miles (966 kilometers) away in Miami, according to a relative of the owner. The dog named Belle escaped from the moving car near Charleston on July 15, according to […]
Two people are wanted by police after shooting and killing a dog over the weekend.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The U.S. Navy is investigating an incident in which dogs attacked a “Colin Kaepernick stand-in” during a K-9 demonstration during a 2019 fundraiser at the Navy SEAL Museum in Florida. The Navy said in a statement posted on Twitter that officials became aware of the video on Sunday. Kaepernick is […]
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Dogs can suffer from heat-related illnesses when temps hit 70 and above, Naugatuck Animal Control says
Animal control officers are quick to point out that our recent sweltering weather is not good for dogs, and that we shouldn’t leave our pets in our cars for any period of time.