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China zoo under fire for disguising dog as lion

August 15, 2013: A Chinese zoo’s supposed “African lion” was exposed as a fraud when the dog used as a substitute started barking. A Tibetan mastiff dog is displayed for sale at a mastiff show in Baoding, Hebei province on March 9, 2013. The zoo in the People’s Park of Luohe, in the central province […]

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Dog owner: Neighbor beheaded puppies for fun VIDEO:

August 13, 2013: “Rebel” and “Boss” WFSB 3 Connecticut MABLETON, GA (CBS ATLANTA) – Tyler Tedesco can’t believe that his puppies were killed just days before a rescue group was set to adopt them. Tedesco said he had the puppies “Rebel” and “Boss” for about two weeks. Over the weekend, Tedesco said he gave them […]

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Dog adopts bunny!

August 13, 2013: Bunny pops out, play-date starts! The owner of a corgi has captured on camera the friendship between her dog and a tiny baby bunny. The corgi, Ripley, met the little rabbit one day while she was out walking with her owner, Lareina Tan. After that, whenever Ripley left the house in West […]

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Dogs attacking birds in Sam Smith Park

August 12, 2013: Angry birders call for a dog ban at the designated bird sanctuary, citing a decline in certain species There are few things dogs in southern Etobicoke love more than running free in Colonel Sam Smith Park. But local bird watchers are suggesting pooches be banished from the nature area, claiming they are […]

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Dogs Are Barking About Taking Over Small Screen – Dogtv

August 12, 2013: ‘Secret Life of Dogs’ and Other Canine-Friendly TV Programming about dogs and for dogs is suddenly having a television moment. First the “for”: Dogs everywhere are presumably barking, whimpering or growling with excitement, because the subscription service DogTV has just gone nationwide after a stretch of test marketing. DogTV, offered over the […]

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Acetaminophen (Tylenol) Toxicity in Dogs

The symptoms of acetaminophen toxicity develop in stages Acetaminophen is a medication commonly used to alleviate fever and pain. Common brands include Tylenol®, Percoset®, aspirin free Excedrin® and various sinus, cold and flu medications. Dogs most commonly receive toxic amounts of acetaminophen because owners medicate them without consulting a veterinarian. They also consume tablets that […]

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Man and Chihuahua do Yoga

August 11, 2013: An adorable chihuahua mimics his owner as they both go through a yoga routine!

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27 filthy dogs rescued from barn in Kentucky VIDEO:

August 10. 2013: Bones of 30 dead dogs found on property Dozens of Airedale Terriers were rescued and removed from filthy conditions at a Kentucky home. WFIE’s Allyson Kraemer reports. Content Source: NBC News

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Woman ‘shocked’ after dog seized in Cloverdale VIDEO:

August 10, 2013: German shepherd seized in Surrey A Cloverdale woman is outraged that an animal rescue group seized her beloved German shepherd, claiming the dog was not being cared for, when she insists the pet was happy and in good hands. Linda McRae has been caring for her “gentle giant” Cassidy ever since her […]

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Spayed or Neutered Dogs Live Longer

August 9, 2013: Many dog owners have their pets spayed or neutered to help control the pet population, but new research from the University of Georgia suggests the procedure could add to the length of their lives and alter the risk of specific causes of death. Looking at a sample of 40,139 death records from […]