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Beijing’s big dog ban raises debate on dog ownership

July 28, 2013: Beijing has stepped up enforcement on banning large and vicious dogs, which has sparked heated debate about the height and breed of the animals and owners’ responsibility of regulating canine behavior. Beijing issued the Regulations on Dog Ownership in 2003. Since June, local authorities have stepped up enforcement measures by banning dog […]

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12 of the world’s top dog friendly hotels

July 26, 2013 Dog Friendly Hotels Last month, a British company launched the world’s first dog-holiday package. For $70,000, your pampered pooch will get a run along a beach with an Olympic sprinter, a private screening of “Lassie,” a Louis Vuitton dog collar, counseling sessions and a stay at England’s Paw Seasons dog hotel. It’s […]

Wrigley was just 4 weeks old when his mother and 7 siblings were found poisoned. the daily dog news canada

Update from Soi Dog shelter

July 25, 2013: THE SAD STORY OF WRIGLEY… Wrigley was just 4 weeks old when his mother and 7 siblings were found poisoned. Alone and hungry he was trying to get milk from his dead mother. He is now at Soi Dog shelter, where he is getting intensive care as at only 4 weeks old […]

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Jim Buck, Who Made Walking Dogs a Job, Dies at 81

July 24, 2013: There are eight million occupational stories in New York City, and none cries Gotham louder than that of the professional surrogate — the shrewd city dweller who spies a void that other New Yorkers are too hurried, harried or hard-pressed to fill and rushes enterprisingly in. Over time, the city has spawned […]

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K9s For Warriors Aims To Rescue 10 Dogs To Help Veterans With PTSD

July 23, 2013: The first time Sandi Capra met Scott Young, a young war veteran who was staying at the K9s For Warriors residential center in Florida, she couldn’t get him to make eye contact. Capra, the K9s for Warriors director of development, watched as Young was introduced to his new service dog, Whisky, as […]

Your Dog Is a Copycat

July 23, 2013: Don’t punish him, he’s just imitating you. The next time your dog digs a hole in the backyard after watching you garden, don’t punish him. He’s just imitating you. A new study reveals that our canine pals are capable of copying our behavior as long as 10 minutes after it’s happened. The […]

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Abandoned breeding dog Finds Love In America

July 23, 2013: After years of being used as a breeding dog, Dilila was discarded to the streets of Taiwan After years of being used as a breeding dog, a German Shepherd named Dilila was left on the streets of Taiwan after she became too large for the commonly smaller homes in Taiwan. When she […]

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Cyber the dog goes to graduation

July 23, 2013: Joe Pitt, who is graduating in digital forensics from the University of Portsmouth, is visually impaired, and has had six year-old Cyber the dog for four years. At his graduation he will be awarded the Adam Crump Memorial Prize for Personal Achievement for the student who has overcome significant difficulties in completing […]

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Dog Finds A Tiny Kitten, Risks Everything To Save Her

July 22, 2013: Animal control officers in Anderson, South Carolina, thought that a barking Shih-Tzu was stuck in a ravine. Turns out, she was there nursing and protecting a tiny abandoned kitten she had found. Animal control officer Michelle Smith got a call about a yelping dog behind a Home Depot. She climbed down a […]

Gene Mutation in Dogs Offers Clues for Neural Tube Defects in Humans

Gene Mutation in Dogs Offers Clues for Neural Tube Defects in Humans

July 22, 2013: A gene related to neural tube defects in dogs has for the first time been identified by researchers. The researchers also found evidence that the gene may be an important risk factor for human neural tube defects, which affect more than 300,000 babies born each year around the world, according to the […]