Category Archives: Dog Breeding

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 – stock.adobe.com) 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 […]

Chatham Pet Adoption: Discover New Dogs & Cats

If you’re looking to add a ball of four-legged love and affection to your family, start at these Chatham-area shelters for a pet for adoption. According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, more than 6 million pets are taken to pounds nationwide each year. Of these, approximately 3.3 million are […]

Pets in the Red Bank-Shrewsbury area that need a home: cats, dogs, etc.

If you’ve wanted to add a ball of love and affection to your family, you should check out these Red Bank-Shrewsbury area shelters for a pet you can take home. There are thousands of homeless dogs, cats, and other pets of all ages throughout New Jersey – and many are located within driving distance. For […]

Pet Adoption in the Kennesaw Area: New Dogs & Cats Added This Week

Want to add a new member to your family and give back to the Kennesaw community at the same time? Adopt a dog, cat or other animal from a shelter or local organization! Many animal shelters are still striving to find forever homes for dozens of cats, dogs and other lovable critters. According to the […]

Can you spot the REAL dog hiding from his master among this collection of teddy bears?

AN ADORABLE puppy has decided to hide from its owner among a massive collection of teddy bears. The owner had a hard time finding it because it got mixed up in her collection of stuffed animals. Can you spot the REAL dog? 5 A dog is hidden in the pile of teddy bears 5 Can […]