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Dogs News

New Zealand’s favorite dogs unveiled

According to the National Dog Database from the New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs, the Labrador Retriever remains the most popular dog breed in the country — over 41,000 of the pooches were registered in 2013/2014.
In the Media by Nicole Weddington - 1 comment

Can dogs 'feel jealousy?'

Dogs may have the capacity to feel human-like jealousy, according to a study. The study included diverse small dog breeds such as chihuahuas, Yorkshire terriers, and several mutts.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 7 comments

Pit bull killed by off-duty LAPD as it mauls face of child

Fontana - A male pit bull was killed by an off-duty LAPD officer as it mauled a four-year-old boy in the face and head on July 7 at 3:30 p.m. Two off-duty officers heard a woman screaming in a nearby home; one officer was forced to shoot and kill the dog.
In the Media by Nancy Houser - 5 comments

Arizona to investigate 'Doggie Disneyland' where 20 dogs died

Gilbert - Authorities are investigating the deaths of 20 dogs at Green Acre Kennel, in Gilbert, Arizona. The place had billed itself as a "Doggie Disneyland" promising plenty of land for dogs to run free with no cages.
In the Media by Megan Hamilton

Op-Ed: Dog-eating festival starts early to avoid notice

Those who love dogs may be more than a little outraged by this article. One Chinese festival involves eating dogs and is being held early to avoid animal activists.
In the Media by Walter McDaniel

Dogs Immemorial: A radiant tribute Special

Cairns - Prolific Australian artist Rose Rigley has created a lovingly luminous testament to the special position dogs hold in our lives.
Digital Journal Report by Elke Nagy - 1 comment

Study links dog ownership to autism benefits

A recent study published in the Journal of Pediatric Nursing has strengthened the notion that dog ownership can be beneficial to children on the autism spectrum.
In the Media by Jenna Cyprus - 1 comment

Anti-Vick voices grow, as petition to ban Jets QB gains footing

The decision by the New York Jets to sign Michael Vick is being met with resistance, as Vick's animal cruelty past is coming back to the surface.
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 9 comments

Dingoes are not 'wild dogs'

Once thought to be feral dogs, a new study suggests that dingoes are actually a separate species from their domesticated relatives.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 2 comments

It’s now time to start protecting your pets from heatworms

For readers in North America, it is time to start thinking about protecting your pets from spring pests, particularly mosquitoes, according to a Kansas State University veterinarian.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 3 comments

Op-Ed: An open letter to Woody Johnson on signing Michael Vick

New York - An open letter addressed to Woody Johnson, owner of the New York Jets, on having signed Michael Vick to the quarterback position.
In the Media by Michael Krebs

OCD in dogs linked to genes

Dogs can suffer from obsessive compulsive disorder just like some humans. In exploring this, scientists have identified a genetic basis for the behavior.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 1 comment

Arizona infestation of feral chihuahuas no laughing matter

Phoenix - In an article which opens with an attempt at humour, an online news portal reports on an alarming trend: apparently, an Arizona neighbourhood is being plagued by an unusually large number of feral chihuahuas.
In the Media by Katie Ryalen - 11 comments

Infection risks from cat bites

Mayo - Cats often look cute and cuddly, however when they strike or bite a hand, they can inject bacteria deep into joints and tissue. In the U.S., one in three people bitten has to visit a doctor or hospital, according to a new study.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 4 comments

IOC says no 'healthy' dogs being killed in Sochi

Olympic chiefs tried to ease concern about the fate of stray dogs in Sochi on Wednesday, saying only sick and dying animals were being destroyed before the city hosts the Winter Games.
In the Media by Timothy Heritage (Reuters)

The world's oldest living transmissible cancer '11,000 years old'

Cambridge - The earliest written record of the disease we now call cancer dates to 1600 BC, with an Egyptian papyrus describing cancer of the breast. Hippocrates (ca. 460 BC – ca. 370 BC) first named the strange disease, using the Greek word "karkinos," or crab.
In the Media by Karen Graham

Dogs evolved from wolves due to human domestication

Chicago - A new genetic study of modern canines supports the theory that humans domesticated dogs from wolves, and this happened before humans began to grow crops.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 5 comments

Which direction does your canine friend face when going potty?

Quite the odd question. Nevertheless, scientists took a keen interest in answering the question: do dogs align their body axis with respect to the Earth’s magnetic field lines when seeking to relieve their bowels and bladders?
In the Media by W. Mark Dendy - 2 comments

Dogs doing pretty much everything humans do (Music video)

Brussels - Most of us have seen the YouTube videos with the dogs with human hands, eating at a table. Well, a Brussels-based band called the Recorders have gone much further than that with this very entertaining video.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 1 comment

Dogs' Christmas: 32 unwanted Chihuahuas taken into NY shelter

Calverton - A dog shelter in Long Island regularly takes in abandoned Chihuahuas, but over the festive season, 32 arrived on their doorstep in a single delivery. The cute "fashion accessories" were no longer wanted.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 10 comments

Western media's take on Kim Jong Un's uncle being eaten by dogs

Pyongyang - Rumors are flying that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's uncle Jade Song Thaek, was executed, not by the usual firing squad, but by being stripped naked and then placed in a cage with 120 attack dogs.
In the Media by Layne Weiss - 4 comments

Dog deli causes howling controversy in Berlin, Germany

Berlin - Over the recent festive period, a special restaurant, just for dogs and cats, opened in Berlin, Germany. However, controversy has raised its furry head over whether a luxury deli for animals is a necessary item.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 5 comments

Study finds dogs poop in line with earth's magnetic field

A team of Czech and German researchers exhaustively studied canine defecation habits and found that dogs align themselves with earth's magnetic field when they poop.
In the Media by Brett Wilkins - 6 comments

Dog rescued from trash dump befriends pup saved from drainpipe

Los Angeles - A one-year-old female Husky dog found at a trash dump was presumed abandoned. It could have been the end for the young dog but she was rescued by a dedicated animal lover named Eldad Hagar. Then there was Frankie.
In the Media by Eileen Kersey - 8 comments

Cats have been domesticated for over 5,000 years

Unlike the domestication of dogs, which has been well studied, little research has looked into the domestication of cats. A new study suggests that humans domesticated cats over 5,300 years ago.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 5 comments

Vets warn of dangers of dogs licking toads

Dogs in Australia are in danger of death from licking cane toads. While the dogs may die if they get too much of the toxin inside the toads, there is another danger. Many of the dogs who get a smaller amount of the toxin become high.
In the Media by Mike White

Review: Brown lab loves water but hates swimming

Big dogs love swimming. Labradors in particular love to get fresh in the water and play with each other in the pool. It is, after all, in their nature.
In the Media by Nicole Froio - 5 comments

Review: Pop culture gets its wag on with ‘Babes with Dogs’ Special

Los Angeles - Too many women put up with men that are — well, let’s just say dogs! But author and PR specialist, Tany Soussana, thinks that putting up with a dog is great, as long as it has four legs.
Digital Journal Report by W. Mark Dendy

Wolves have similar social skills to dogs

According to a new study, wolves can learn from humans and have some 'social skills' that are similar to dogs. This is despite wolves and dogs being separated b over 20,000 years.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 1 comment

Op-Ed: Symptoms of cognitive dysfunction syndrome (CDS) in dogs

Wilcox - Working with elderly dogs, we have seen how dog cognitive dysfunction syndrome is something that occurs on a daily basis. The majority of our dogs we care for are elderly, about 11 to 26 years of age.
In the Media by Nancy Houser
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Hasha and six male pups.
Hasha and six male pups.
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A dog VIP lounge where the very important pooches hang out after a busy day.
A dog VIP lounge where the very important pooches hang out after a busy day.
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Just a few of my favorite pictures of my animals..
Just a few of my favorite pictures of my animals..
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Dog and cat friends in Fuengirola  Spain - Hasha
Dog and cat friends in Fuengirola, Spain - Hasha
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Exploring and  making their mark  is another favorite past time for many of the dogs.
Exploring and "making their mark" is another favorite past time for many of the dogs.
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Dog and cat friends in Fuengirola  Spain - Cachi the labrador.
Dog and cat friends in Fuengirola, Spain - Cachi the labrador.
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Dog waste management improves most environments.
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Dog waste management improves most environments.
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Owner trying to help her dog during the competition.  It seems rather perplexed by the balls.
Owner trying to help her dog during the competition. It seems rather perplexed by the balls.
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Delicious.
Delicious.
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A golden retriever.
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A golden retriever.
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Jude  playing in the snow with his stuffed snowman toy
Jude, playing in the snow with his stuffed snowman toy
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 Love at First Bark - How saving a dog can sometimes help you save yourself   by Julie Klam  Riverhe...
"Love at First Bark - How saving a dog can sometimes help you save yourself," by Julie Klam, Riverhead Books, NY (2011)
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Some of the people and dogs at Charlee s Angels for the Animals rally on April 27  2014. Some of Sha...
Some of the people and dogs at Charlee's Angels for the Animals rally on April 27, 2014. Some of Shania's puppies.
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Jude and Samson
Jude and Samson
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Dogs poop in line with the earth s magnetic field  according to a newly-released study.
Joshua Ganderson
Dogs poop in line with the earth's magnetic field, according to a newly-released study.
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Jude  playing in the snow with his stuffed snowman toy
Jude, playing in the snow with his stuffed snowman toy
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Dog having some stage fright before he/she struts their stuff down the runway.
Dog having some stage fright before he/she struts their stuff down the runway.
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