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  • Westminster -- might be snow, will be new dogs

    If you throw a dog show in February in Manhattan, you might want to pack some gloves and galoshes along with the leashes and kibble. New York already got hit with a couple of big snowstorms this year, and who knows what will happen on Monday, Feb. 14,...
  • John O'Hurley co-hosting 10th National Dog Show

     John O'Hurley co-hosting 10th National Dog Show
    Thanksgiving traditions are a wonderful thing. Think Thanksgiving, and you think turkey, family, the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and the National Dog Show Presented by Purina. This is the 10th year anniversary of the broadcast with dog show guru...
  • Family Pet Shot By Fearful Dog Owner

    Family Pet Shot By Fearful Dog Owner
    A 4-year-old family pet was shot and killed by a dog owner who says he was attacked Monday. Sacramento Sheriff's deputies called the dead dog a pitbull, but the owner of the the dog says it was an American Bully, a relatively new American Kennel Club...
  • Surfer dog a finalist for national 'Hero Dog' award

    Surfer dog a finalist for national 'Hero Dog' award
    SAN DIEGO -- An Escondido dog that surfs for charity is a finalist the "American Hero Dog'' award, the American Humane Society announced Monday. Ricochet, a 3-year-old golden retriever, counterbalances the boards to keep special needs children and...
  • Know Your Enemy - Protect Your Pets

    Hey, everyone loves their pet no matter what it might be. Recently the American Kennel Club documented that dog napping has risen 49 percent during the past year.  Would you believe that the economy is so bad that people would stoop to steal dogs to...
  • Don't let Fido get nabbed: Dognappings on the rise

    Don't let Fido get nabbed: Dognappings on the rise
    We chain up our bicycles, lock our cars and double latch our front doors in order to protect ourselves and our property. But people often leave the thing most important to them out in the open, ripe for the taking — our dogs. It's not something...
  • $5K Reward Offered for Yorkie Stolen During Burglary

    $5K Reward Offered for Yorkie Stolen During Burglary
    LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- A Los Angeles-area couple is asking for help finding their Yorkshire terrier, after the animal was stolen from their apartment during a burglary. The burglary happened on the afternoon of August 19 at the apartment 26-year-old Kelli...
  • 15 Rottweiler Dogs Confiscated from Kansas City Home ... then Returned

    15 Rottweiler Dogs Confiscated from Kansas City Home ... then Returned
    Kansas City Animal Control officers admit they made a mistake after taking a family's dogs. The dog owner had no idea the dogs were gone until FOX 4 alerted her they had been taken. Animal Control thought they had uncovered an illegal dog breeding...
  • Council will vote on puppy sales ban

    Puppy mill prisons came into existence soon after World War I when farmers had lost most of their crops to drought. The farmers simply used their chicken coops and rabbit hutches for the dogs. Today, puppy mills are overseen by the United States...
  • Allergist offers advice on Obama dog debate

    The Obamas' quest for the future First Dog has left some allergists howling. Medical experts contend media reports of the family's desire to adopt a dog that won't trigger 10-year-old Malia Obama's allergies has left the public with the wrong...
  • Obama girls to get a puppy

    Unlike previous White House dogs, America's next First Pooch may come from more humble beginnings. The Obamas appear to being leaning toward a rescue dog in what could be the 44th president's first major appointment. President-elect Barack Obama...
  • Genetics project knows Bo

    Genetics project knows Bo
    Nobody knows Bo like geneticists know Bo. The Obamas may have accepted Bo the Portuguese water dog as "first puppy" because of the breed's hypoallergenic coat, but the dogs are also the most genetically studied breed in the world. Thanks to their...