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Jogger suffers serious injuries in dog attack, police say

A woman who was jogging in Yorkton Thursday morning was seriously injured when a dog, loose in the streets, allegedly attacked her, RCMP say. The Yorkton municipal RCMP said the woman was on Darlington Street when the dog attack happened. She was taken to hospital for treatment of serious but non-life threatening injuries. The dog […]

Dogs & More Dogs CBC VIDEO:

Explore the science of dogs, their origin, evolution, and the special relationship they’ve developed with humans. Were Stone Age people the original dog trainers? Did “scraps” under the proverbial table encourage wolves to domesticate into man’s best friend? Theories abound as to how wolves became the face licking puppies of today, so we go to […]

Ontario sheriff’s office investigating Honeoye dog shooting

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for help in its investigation of a dog found shot in Honeoye. The Sheriff’s Office says Shasta, a white and tan colored female Siberian Husky, got loose from her Main Street home on June 20. When the dog returned home the next morning, it was bleeding […]

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Man diagnosed with terminal cancer reunited with lost Chihuahua

June 27, 2013: Diagnosed with pancreatic cancer last year, John Simpson of Holiday, Fla. doesn’t have long to live. He wanted to see his Chihuahua Mr. Cutie one last time. Thanks to some Good Samaritans, his dying wish was granted. A Vietnam veteran dying of cancer has been hanging onto life for the past week […]

Fireworks worry dog owners

ST. JOHN’S — As Canada Day approaches, many people are gearing up to set their own fireworks off to celebrate the holiday, while others like dog owners Lisa Janes and Lynette Collins, are preparing to help their panicky dogs weather the storm. According to Dr. Heather Hillier, veterinarian for the City of St. John’s Humane […]

12-year-old girl raises $1,700 for new SPCA shelter

CORNER BROOK — Sophie Taylor loves animals and doing things to help them. Just recently the caring 12-year-old presented the NL West SPCA with $1,700 that will help the organization provide shelter to animals in need. The daughter of Shelley and Mark Taylor of Christopher’s Cove just finished Grade 7 at Templeton Academy in Meadows. In […]

Frozen Dog Food Recalled for Salmonella Contamination

New York-based Robert Abady Dog and Cat Food Corporation is voluntarily recalling two “limited specialty products” of frozen pet food due to Salmonella contamination: 1. Abady Frozen High Stress/High Performance Dog Food — 3 lbs. 2. Abady Frozen Growth Formula for Puppies of the Large & Giant Breed — 3 lbs. The products were found […]

VIDEO: Amanda Bynes Spotted in NYC with New Puppy

Amanda Bynes was spotted walking around New York City, only this time she had a brand new puppy with her.

Cristy, Found Alone And Starving…

Cristy, found alone and starving… Please join Soi Dog’s sponsorship club today so that more dogs like Cristy can be saved! – www.soidog.org Cristy was spotted by Soi Dog volunteer Cristy Baker hiding in a doorway, severely malnourished and in a fearful state. Severely malnourished and virtually hairless she was unable to fend for herself […]

VIDEO: Dog scared of baby duck