Category Archives: Dog Breeding

Butterfly Outing Event at WNY will be fun for the kids

If you have kids, Butterfly Release Day seems like a great activity to bring the kids this summer! There is a farm in the Clarence area that is having so much fun all summer long. This is Kelkenberg Farm and they are constantly having fun on the farm activities for families. Coming up, their sunflower […]

These are the 10 largest dog breeds in the world – huge and adorable

Many of us have welcomed new four-legged family members during the lockdown over the past 18 months as the Kennel Club has seen the number of dog owners increase by almost 8% to almost 250 000 compared to 2020. If you are looking for a new furry addition to your home, choosing the right breed […]

Philadelphia Backyard Chickens Rise Despite City Law – NBC10 Philadelphia

A locked up herd of law-breaking Philadelphians continued to grow in number and thrive during the pandemic. Thousands of chickens are being raised across the city, according to one estimate, despite a 2004 ordinance designed to eliminate the practice. This particular trend in urban farming is becoming more and more popular, as parked residents view […]

12 health problems labradors are prone to

MB PhotographyGetty Images Labrador retrievers are more likely to develop arthritis, stiffness, obesity and ear infections than other breeds, vets have warned. Research by scientists at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) analyzed the health data of Labradors, comparing them to Cockers, Staffordshire Bull Terriers and Shih-tzus. UK’s favorite puppy might be a great family companion, […]

New Bedford Police recover dog, charge two people with animal cruelty

We told you yesterday about what appeared to be an abandoned dog on Allen Street in New Bedford, not far from Betsey B. Winslow School. Now the dog is safe and those who abandoned him will face charges. New Bedford Police have recovered the Cocker Spaniel, which is currently in their possession and is said […]

Why is the pitbull considered a dangerous companion dog?

Posted on Monday, July 12, 2021 at 9:50 a.m. Join AFP’s 100,000+ followers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on iTunes and Spotify News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising requests: [email protected] (© Lanier – Pitbulls have a bad reputation as dangerous dogs who are inherently violent and […]

25 dog breeds that need a lot of exercise

Each dog enjoys a daily walk. It’s a perfect opportunity to explore, meet friends, and stay fit and healthy. Like humans, regular exercise can prevent obesity and relieve stress and tension in animals. But the exact amount of exercise needed depends on the breed, age, health, and personality of the dog. According to the American […]

87 roosters seized from Rusk County roosters fighting ring

While I was shocked to see a cockfighting ring in Rusk County being dismantled by the local sheriff’s office, it didn’t seem like a big deal for many people on social media. Details were released by the Rusk County Sheriff’s Office of around 87 roosters confiscated and 13 people arrested during the bust. We have […]

Why a financial boost for the office that exposes Pennsylvania puppy mills has stalled again

Spotlight PA is an independent, non-partisan newsroom powered by The Philadelphia Inquirer in partnership with PennLive / The Patriot-News, TribLIVE / Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and WITF Public Media. Sign up for our free newsletters. HARRISBURG – Partisan divisions are hampering legislation to increase funding for the Pennsylvania office responsible for exposing puppy mills and dealing with […]

Springfield’s Doggy Style Hot Dog Food Truck Goes Weird With Toppings

A revamped food truck that serves many types of hot dogs is gaining popularity in Springfield. Owners Jeremy and Tambera Mathis unveiled the new “Doggy Style” food truck in mid-April. Doggy Style offers traditional hot dogs, but it’s really known for loading hot dogs with crazy toppings. Jeremy Mathis has 20 years of restaurant management […]