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- Three-legged dog wows at canine Frisbee competition
WCSH-TV Tue, May 21, 2013
Three-legged dog wows at canine Frisbee competitionWCSH-TVTHORNTON, Colorado (KUSA) - Dogs from across the country participated in a qualifying event for a national Frisbee dog competition, Saturday morning in Thornton, Colorado. Many of the dogs and their handlers are national champions vying for another ...and more »
- Franklin Paws for the Cause dog walk does it canine-style
NJ.com Sun, May 19, 2013
Check out the photo gallery above to see an assortment of canine cameos. There were tips on training from the Superior Dog Academy, live music from Somers & Steel, food and drinks — for dogs and people — from vendors, and even a Doggie-Can-Do ...
- Modest dogs can find cover at beach in canine bikinis and swim trunks
StarPhoenix Wed, May 22, 2013
Modest dogs can find cover at beach in canine bikinis and swim trunksStarPhoenixThis image provided by PetSmart shows a dog in Tommy Bahama beach wear. Tommy Bahama Pets will be in PetSmart Inc. stores through August. Theres a designer shirt and a dress with a ruffled skirt made with Bahamas traditional hibiscus fabric.and more »
- Canine influenza vaccine not recommended for all dogs
Toledo Blade Sun, May 19, 2013
What is your view on the canine influenza vaccination? Is it the same in all parts of the country? Im planning to move back to Idaho soon and would like to have the facts for Ohio, Idaho, and for the vaccination in general. The canine H3N8 influenza ...
- Cahaba Beach Dog Park in Inverness area opens for canines and their masters
al.com (blog) Mon, May 20, 2013
NORTH SHELBY COUNTY, Alabama - Some are calling it Disneyland for dogs. The new Cahaba Beach Dog Park opened today in Inverness with a 7,500-square-foot facility on 6.5 acres for canines and their masters to frolic without either being tied to a ...
- Varsity Pets Announces Release of "World's Most Advanced Canine Sports Drink"
Beaumont Enterprise Tue, May 21, 2013
After months of successful testing, the patent-pending Drool Fuel formula promises to help competitive canine athletes and working dogs perform better, recover quicker from physical exercise, and stay hydrated in hot summer conditions. Salt Lake City ...and more »
- Vermont Resort Welcomes Dog Lovers
And Dogs - In A Big Way - Forbes Mon, May 20, 2013
rs - And Dogs - In A Big WayForbesThe special weekend (May 31-June 2) kicks off Friday night with “Yappy Hour,” featuring doggie treats for canines and drink specials for humans. The following morning the resort shuttles everyone to the nearby Mills Riverside Park where dogs can enjoy ...
- Dog-meat mafia fuels Thailand's canine trade
video - The Guardian Mon, May 20, 2013
mafia fuels Thailands canine trade - videoThe GuardianThai authorities are struggling to stop dogs from being stolen and smuggled to northern Vietnam, where a million dogs are eaten each year. This video report by The Global Mail contains behind-the-scenes footage of the illegal live-export trade in dogs ...
- Dogs Show IQ Tests Aren't So Smart (Op-Ed)
LiveScience.com Thu, May 16, 2013
Vanessa Woods is a research scientist and Brian Hare is an associate professor of evolutionary anthropology at Duke University. They are the authors of The Genius of Dogs and the founders of Dognition. They contributed this article to LiveSciences ...
- Dog wedding focuses on canine therapy program
Brownsville Herald Sat, May 18, 2013
“What weve found since weve been doing it with our dogs for a few years is there is a lot of opportunity for other people and their animals to get involved. “Its certainly a rewarding experience to see the impact the animals have.” The canine ...
- A dog could be your heart's best friend
Harvard Health Publications (blog) Wed, May 22, 2013
Studies linking pet ownership to better physical and mental health have been popping up for decades. The findings were usually encouraging to pet owners, but none of these studies offered conclusive proof. Although thats still lacking, a panel of ...Dog owners healthier heartsSan Francisco ChronicleDog Ownership – Heart healthy, but can they also help you find Love?Guardian ExpressPet news briefs: Dog attack stats ranked by cityChicago TribuneLa Jolla Light -Millionaire Corner -Free Malaysia Todayall 19 news articles »
- Rabid Dog in Houston County Causes Health Concerns
41 NBC News Wed, May 22, 2013
The black and white pit bull mix bit a woman in the face on Dunbar Road recently. The dog was put down immediately, but the health department says anyone who handled her in that area of Houston County needs to see a physician to find out if they need ...Stray dog tests positive for rabies in Houston CountyMacon Telegraph (blog)Houston County Pit Bull Tests Postive for Rabies13WMAZall 3 news articles »
- Dog therapy program pet project for health
newszap.com Wed, May 22, 2013
Dog therapy program pet project for health. A resident at Delaware Veterans Home in Milford pets therapy dog Molly, handled by Karli Swope. Handlers interactions with patients is a beneficial part of the Therapy Dog Program. (Submitted Photo). By ...
- Pet Ownership Linked With Better Heart Health
Huffington Post Mon, May 13, 2013
The statement takes into account research showing positive effects of pet ownership on heart health. For example, research shows that dog-owners get 54 percent more exercise than pet-free people. Other research shows pets can help lower stress, blood ...Owning A Dog Linked With Having A Healthy HeartNature World NewsDog ownership tied to better heart healthMarketWatch (blog)Pets may boost heart health, association saysUSA TODAYNew York Times (blog) -ABC7Chicago.com -Bangor Daily Newsall 64 news articles »
- Examining Options for Pet Health Care Costs
NBC 29 News Tue, May 07, 2013
Health care for your pets can be an expensive shock to the wallet. Those four-legged friends you have at home could bankrupt you with veterinary bills should something go wrong. In this NBC29 special report, we take a look at the options for pet health ...
- Nestle Purina PetCare Company Continues Long-Standing Commitment to ...
Wall Street Journal (press release) Wed, May 22, 2013
RALEIGH, NC--(Marketwired - May 22, 2013) - Nestlé Purina PetCare Company continues its long-standing support of canine health with recent donations to the AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF) for the seventeenth consecutive year. Combined, the ...and more »
- 12 Ways Your Pet Can Improve Your Mental Health!
Huffington Post Tue, May 14, 2013
12 Ways Your Pet Can Improve Your Mental Health!Huffington PostWhen I am feeling down and weary, and I can barely lift myself off the couch, my dog comes to my rescue. She cuddles with me, then motivates me to get up, dressed, and out the door for a walk or some play time. Somehow my fur-baby even gets me to smile ...GET YOUR DOG IN SHAPECanada.comall 5 news articles »
- Arlington Gets Dog-Friendly
Examiner.com Wed, Apr 24, 2013
Arlington Gets Dog-FriendlyExaminer.comE-mail *. do not change. Contact Email. Contact Email2. Contact Url. Subscribe to Blog. Remember my Info. The Arlington County Department of Health Services will now allow restaurants to apply for a variance, or permit, to allow dogs in outdoor dining ...
- Health Department Seeking Assistance In Dog Bite-Attack
WMFD.com Wed, May 22, 2013
The Mansfield, Ontario, Richland County Health Department is requesting the publics assistance in locating a dog which has been implicated in the bite-attack of a 36-year-old man. The dog is a mixed breed, possibly part Husky, that is white and gray ...Dog attack on dog has friendly endingDayton Daily Newsall 3 news articles »
- doctor wants tougher laws on dog maulings
abc13.com Wed, May 22, 2013
doctor wants tougher laws on dog maulingsabc13.comThis is a big public health issue, its a significant medical and economic issue and its not working right now, he said. The American Veterinary Medicine Association says its important to teach children the following tips: Dont run from a dog or ...
- Dog-Friendliest Destinations in the US and Canada
ABC News (blog) Thu, May 02, 2013
Dog-Friendliest Destinations in the US and CanadaABC News (blog)Image credit: Getty Images. A publisher of dog travel guides has announced its 2013 list of the Top 200 Dog-Friendly Places in the United States. The list is broken down by state and includes at least one dog-friendly destination, activity or ...and more »
- Rover.com Releases Pet Summer Travel Survey Results
Fort Mills Times Wed, May 22, 2013
Rover.com Releases Pet Summer Travel Survey ResultsFort Mills TimesAs the busy summer travel season kicks into high gear, Rover.com, the largest online dog sitting community in the U.S. that connects dog owners with dog sitters, conducted a 3rd party consumer survey of approximately 1,000 U.S. dog owners to find out ...and more »
- 5 Things To Pack In You Dog's Bag On Car Trips
Babble Tue, Apr 23, 2013
Travel water dispenser: To prevent dehydration, dogs should always have fresh water available. But in terms of a bumpy road trip — you may be wondering just how to hydrate your dog without making a mess. You wont have to worry about that if you use a ...
- Chicago comfort dogs travel to aid Oklahoma tornado victims
Examiner.com Tue, May 21, 2013
Chicago comfort dogs travel to aid Oklahoma tornado victimsExaminer.comHumans are not the only ones suffering after a massive tornado in Moore, Oklahoma, and humans are not the only ones coming to aid the victims. According to a May 21 report posted by Wgntv.com, a group of comfort dogs are on their way to Oklahoma to ...and more »
- Dogs On Amtrak Bill Would Allow Pets On Trains
Huffington Post Wed, May 22, 2013
So it is with cautious optimism that two members of the House of Representatives introduced legislation on Tuesday that would require Amtrak -– the government-subsidized rail system -– to allow passengers to travel with domesticated cats and dogs on ...
- DogFriendly.com Discusses Current State of Pet Air Travel
Press Release 365 (press release) Thu, May 09, 2013
ANCHOR POINT, ALASKA -- DogFriendly.com (http://www.DogFriendly.com), a publisher of dog travel guides, has published a discussion about the current state of pet air travel in the world. People fly with their dogs for three major reasons. First, many ...
- Worry-free pet travels
TheChronicleHerald.ca Wed, May 22, 2013
Worry-free pet travelsTheChronicleHerald.caYour pet is probably an important part of your family that often joins you on road trips. But unlike your family, your pet can shed, claw or even leave a nasty mess on the upholstery. Traveling with them is full of challenges, but with some proper ...
- Life's a beach for lucky dogs free to run on sand
Detroit Free Press Wed, May 22, 2013
Off-leash dog beaches are a canines dream come true, said Lisa Porter, owner of Pet Hotels of America, a travel website that lists thousands of beaches and parks where dogs are allowed on leash or can run free. Every beach has its own draw. San ...and more »
- Safety Group's Crash-Test Dogs Available for Product Testing
PetProductNews.com Wed, May 22, 2013
Safety Groups Crash-Test Dogs Available for Product TestingPetProductNews.comTo improve the safety testing of restraints, harnesses and carriers, the Center for Pet Safety will offer its proprietary, instrumented and weighted crash test and static dog models for manufacturers evaluation of pet travel products. The test dogs ...
- Dog, dog, goose: Border collies shoo Canada geese away from Central ...
Ottawa Citizen Wed, May 22, 2013
The young dogs learn to stalk little wobbly toys at first, then sheep, but its geese that make the business work — resident “nuisance” geese in cities, not the ones that travel to the lowlands around Hudson Bay. “These guys could run 12 hours a day ...and more »