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  • Unsung Heroes of Pilots N Paws
    Unsung Heroes of Pilots N Paws
    This column is provided for the safety, education and enjoyment of pet owners. Preferring not to call people owners we refer to them as stewards and it is with that we are honoring and educating our readers today regarding an animal rescue.Pilots...
  • Working together
    A Last Visit Can Be Just the Beginning
    We had our last official therapy session with Julian this week. Two years of weekly sessions have come to an end as the family moves to a new state. It is a great time to remember those first visits two years ago and celebrate the enormous...
  • Pet names for your new best friend
    Pet names for your new best friend
    There is only four days until the biggest holiday of the Christian world….Christmas. What better gift for a person to give than the gift of love by giving a pet to the ones that they love?Once that gift of love has been given, it is...
  • Over one million pets have been adopted
    Over one million pets have been adopted
    Blue Buffalo announced on Wednesday, December 17th that over one million pets have been adopted through their Blue Buffalo Home-4-the-Holidays campaign! Through this successful pet adoption initiative, the pet food manufacturer reached their...
  • German Shepherd Dog
    Dog to be killed and buried with deceased owner according to will
    The owner of a healthy 9 year old German Shepherd has left some unusual and gruesome last requests upon her death. Connie Lay of Aurora, IN died leaving the request that her dog Bela be killed, cremated, and his ashes buried with her. According to...
  • Dallas the Dog needs Christmas Angel, Hanukkah Hero or Dog Loving Do-Gooder
    Dallas the Dog needs Christmas Angel, Hanukkah Hero or Dog Loving Do-Gooder
    Dallas the Dog needs an angel, a benefactor, to help pay his bills that will total well over $5000.Born into dark cramped quarters where he lived for his first couple of years, Dallas the Dog didn't even have a name until just a few months ago...
  • Leo and Luca
    Series: Day 11 of the 12 Days of Adoption Cheer
    Welcome to day 11 of the 12 days of Adoption Cheer, featuring heartwarming stories selected by PetSmart Charities, which works with more than 3,000 local adoption partners to help facilitate hundreds of thousands of pet adoptions each year.Enjoy a...
  • Dogfighting equipment seized during the November raid
    Federal grand jury returns indictments against Akron dogfighting ringleaders
    According to a December 17 report by Cleveland.com, a federal grand jury returned indictments December 17 against ringleaders of a nationwide dogfighting ring busted by Akron police back in November.More about the original bust can be found here...
  • Officer cleared after shooting family dog
    Cleburne police officer cleared in shooting of dog whose video went viral
    According to a December 20 report by Cleburne Times, the Texas officer involved in the shooting of a dog whose video later went viral has been cleared.Video of Cleburne police shooting dog goes viral; sparks investigationAn independent...
  • Milo
    Injured German shepherd found tied to a mailbox in terrible storm
    Just days ago, an injured German shepherd, tied to a mailbox, was discovered in Santa Maria, California, in the midst of a terrible storm. Angelina, one of the National Dog News Examiner column readers, emailed the following information on Friday...
  • Bam Bam
    Series: Day 10 of the 12 Days of Adoption Cheer
    Welcome to day 10 of the 12 days of Adoption Cheer, featuring heartwarming stories selected by PetSmart Charities, which works with more than 3,000 local adoption partners to help facilitate hundreds of thousands of pet adoptions each year.Enjoy a...
  • Missy
    Sweet, fun, deaf dog has not had a home for a year
    She runs, she plays, she watches, learns and loves...but she cannot listen, at least not in the traditional sense. Missy is deaf and perhaps that is why she has remained without a home for a year.On Friday, the National Dog News Examiner received...
  • Little Kevin
    Young boy mauled by Arizona dog receives Christmas surprise from Sheriff
    A little boy who was disfigured last February after wandering into a yard and trying to take a bone from a chained dog in Phoenix, Arizona, received a Christmas surprise from the sheriff who is in charge of caring for the now "jailed"...
  • Dog shot during drug raid in Madison, Wisconsin
    Several people arrested and family dog killed during SWAT team raid in Wisconsin
    According to a December 19 report by Twin City News, several people were arrested and a dog was killed during a SWAT team raid of a Wisconsin home on December 18.Police spokesman Joel DeSpain stated the home, located in the 4300 block of Britta...
  • Owner of dog shot by Salt Lake City police plans to sue
    Owner of Salt Lake City dog shot by police notifies city of intent to sue
    According to a December 20 report by The Salt Lake Tribune, the owner of a local dog shot this past summer has notified the city of Salt Lake of intent to sue the Salt Lake Police Department, as well as the city.Sean Kendall, the owner of Geist, a...