Monthly Archives: August 2022

Dog Who Naps In Owner’s Face After Failing To Wake Him Wins Hearts Online

It’s not uncommon for pets to have a favorite family member, and they’re not shy about showing it off. A pup using his new owner’s face as a pillow during nap time is warming hearts online. In the video, TikTok user @greenybeany420 (real name Ave Marin) wants her new puppy Dune to wake up her […]

10 year old mixed breed dog ‘Lady’ featured on K-9 Junny’s dating site

To arrange a play date with Lady, call the BCSO Animal Care Center at 321-633-2024 Lady, a 10-year-old mixed-breed dog, was chosen as the new featured animal on K-9 Junny’s dating site, “Tender.” Lady is looking for a forever family. She loves life’s little squeaks and enjoys treats in moderation. (BCSO picture) BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA […]

Blind dog relies on ‘Hero Cat’ to guide him – Best Life

The cat-and-dog fight is so epic it’s spawned countless office debates, ruined many first dates, and launched a three-movie franchise starring the voice of Michael Clarke Duncan. But sometimes opposites attract. In a heartwarming new story, a Vermont woman has shared that her blind dog is being helped around the house by her cat. Read […]

Health officials issue toxic algae advisory for popular Idaho fishing spot

For the third time this summer, high levels of toxin-producing bacteria in water have triggered a public health advisory in Idaho, and the popular destination this time is Brownlee Reservoir along the Snake River. A press release issued Friday by Southwest District Health advised people to avoid swimming and other water activities in Hells Canyon […]

Outdoor Activities Your Dog Will Love

Dogs were originally kept as functional companions, whether guarding livestock, hunting for food, or acting as burglar alarms. Many purebred dog breeds reflect these original functions, from collies and other herding breeds to spaniels, pointers, terriers and other hunting breeds, to guard dogs such as Dobermanns and others. Over the past few centuries, humans have […]

Most of us know that xylitol is toxic to dogs, but now it’s labeled as follows

Most know that the artificial sweetener called xylitol is toxic to dogs. It’s found in sugar-free products like breath mints, chewing gum, and even peanut butter. However, it has recently been noticed that more and more products are replacing the labeling of “xylitol” with “birch sugar” Where “birch sap.” Xylitol Is Toxic to Dogs, Regardless […]

*UPDATE* Woman faces 12 animal cruelty charges after rescue of 12 other Great Danes from Lewiston residence, bringing total to 25 | Idaho

*UPDATED STORY (03/08/22)* On Wednesday, August 3, 2022, the Nez Perce County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant 1963 Tammany Creek Road in Lewiston that was conducted as part of an investigation into a pet hoarding matter. The warrant was executed after the Nez Perce County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Idaho Animal Rescue Network, […]

There’s nothing to be proud of in the health of British Bulldogs

(MENAFN – The Conversation) The bulldog is a beloved British icon, according to a new study – which is in very poor condition. A recent study by the UK’s Royal Veterinary College (RVC) compared the veterinary records of over 2,000 English Bulldogs to 22,000 dogs of other breeds and found that English Bulldogs were more […]

Rescued Beagle Adoptions Are Delayed Due to Unexpected Dog Medical and Social Issues

Since taking in 43 adult beagles rescued from a medical breeding facility in Virginia late last month, the Helen Woodward Animal Center has been overwhelmed with goodwill from the dog-loving public. Over 200 adoption requests poured in from California and neighboring states, over $24,000 in donations were made for the care of the beagles and […]