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  • 24 Dog Breeds That Have The Cutest Puppies

    01/25/2023 5:42:06 PM PST · by allen592 · 35 replies
    The Pet Zealot ^ | January 24, 2023 | James Alain L.
    Get ready for cuteness overload because these 24 pictures of the cutest puppies from different dog breeds will make you want to adopt a dog as soon as possible. Every single canine is cute in its own way, just like its human counterparts. It is a matter of personal opinion instead of fact when it comes to which dog has the cutest puppy.
  • A new low: Rep. George Santos allegedly stole GoFundMe money from a homeless veteran with a dying dog

    01/18/2023 5:44:37 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 49 replies
    Hotair ^ | 01/18/2023 | John Sexton
    Yesterday there was a report by Patch about what may be the lowest of lows for George Santos. It’s the story of Richard Osthoff, a disabled veteran who was living on the street in New Jersey with his service dog Sapphire. The dog had been given to him by a veteran’s charity group. In 2016, Osthoff discovered that Sapphire had a growing tumor which would cost $3,000 to remove surgically. Osthoff didn’t have the money but was given a tip that there was a charity that could help.His name was Anthony Devolder, and his pet charity was called Friends of...
  • Dog Hilariously Attempts to Find a Bear That Suddenly Disappears From His TV Screen

    01/11/2023 3:39:22 PM PST · by allen592 · 13 replies
    The Pet Zealot ^ | January 11, 2023 | James Alain L.
    Oftentimes, pet owners share funny videos of their dogs watching the TV as humans do by focusing on the screen like they understand what’s going on. One totally hilarious footage of a dog trying to find a bear after it vanished from his TV screen went viral.
  • Remains of ancient, indigenous dogs found at Jamestown, as well as proof people ate them

    01/08/2023 8:30:32 PM PST · by SunkenCiv · 38 replies
    Phys dot org ^ | January 5, 2023 | Saleen Martin
    Indigenous dogs roamed Jamestown in the early 17th century, and out of desperation during harsh winter months, some colonists ate them, researchers have proven.A team of archaeologists at the University of Iowa was able to extract DNA from remains found at Jamestown and confirm that they belonged to ancient dogs that were likely wolf or coyote-sized.It's the first time proof has ever been found that indigenous dogs were at Jamestown in the 17th century. The bones are part of an artifact collection owned by Jamestown Rediscovery, part of the historic preservation group called Preservation Virginia."They have lineages reaching back to...
  • Disturbing Footage Shows Heartless California Man Tossing Pitbull Over Razor Wire Fence

    01/05/2023 2:26:19 PM PST · by allen592 · 72 replies
    The Pet Zealot ^ | January 05, 2023 | James Alain L.
    The Riverside County Animal Services in California is seeking an arrest warrant for a ruthless pet owner who abandoned his Pitbull dog by tossing him over a razor wire fence at a remote cell tower. The horrifying incident was caught on camera as it occur on December 15, 2022, at the California cell tower. Riverside County Animal Services on Wednesday, January 4, 2023, shared the disturbing footage that shows the man hurling the 8-year-old pit bull over the sharp fence and walking away nonchalantly.
  • Missing dog found 1,600 miles away from California home

    12/19/2022 10:20:44 AM PST · by BenLurkin · 38 replies
    ktla ^ | KTXL
    WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) — After searching for her dog for over a year, a West Sacramento woman is going to have him back home in time for Christmas. Fourteen months after looking for her dog, Sandra O’Neil received a call about the whereabouts of her beloved companion, who was found approximately 1,600 miles away. “When they told me he was Kansas, I was shocked,” O’Neil said. Zeppelin, a German shepherd mix, went missing in October 2021. A woman in the rural town of Louisburg, Kansas found Zeppelin on her property, took him in her home for the night and...
  • Jazzy the Dog Reunited With Owners Seven Years After Running Away

    12/13/2022 3:34:40 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 3 replies
    BBC ^ | 12/14
    Jazzy the dog has been reunited with her owners seven years after running away, a Florida animal shelter said.She was found more than 800 miles (1,280 km) away from her home state of Texas. Jazzy was left behind in a hotel in Florida and could barely walk when Orange County Animal Services discovered her earlier this month. The Orlando animal shelter was shocked when they scanned Jazzy's microchip and tracked down her Texas owners. "We've had reunions that brought together families and pets that were apart for maybe a few years," Bryant Almeida, the public information officer for Orange County...
  • Florida man arrested after having public sex with a dog, damaging church nativity scene (but wait, there's more...)

    12/11/2022 6:39:44 PM PST · by dayglored · 82 replies
    Fox News ^ | Dec 7, 2022 | Landon Mion
    Chad Mason, 36, was arrested on several charges, including sexual activity with an animal A Florida man was arrested after he had sex with a dog in front of families, wrecked a nativity scene at a nearby church and attempted to steal a vehicle. Chad Mason, 36, was arrested Sunday on several charges, including sexual activity with an animal, exposing sexual organs and criminal mischief to a place of worship. Mason knew the owner of the Goldendoodle dog and was taking it out for a walk in an apartment complex in the 2600 block of McMullen Booth Road at around...
  • Oldest Known Dog Bone Hints Our Best Friends Were With Us Earlier Than Thought

    12/01/2022 12:11:24 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 25 replies
    .sciencealert.com ^ | 30 November 2022 By | MICHELLE STARR
    A canine humerus recovered from Erralla cave in the Basque Country, Spain in 1985 has now been dated to between 17,410 and 17,096 years ago. And multiple lines of analysis confirm it's not from a wolf, but a dog: Canis familiaris. This means that old, cracked humerus represents the oldest dog bone to date. That's an incredible datapoint for contextualizing dog domestication, and opens up new discussions about the timeline and the nature of remains of "dog-like wolves" thought to be an intermediate stage between wolves and dogs. When and how dogs diverged from their wolf (Canis lupus) ancestors, and...
  • Woman walks into neighbor’s house, shoots her over barking dogs, Ga. police say

    11/30/2022 12:14:36 AM PST · by Trump20162020 · 50 replies
    Yahoo! News ^ | November 29, 2022 | WSBTV.com News Staff
    A woman is in the hospital after being shot several times inside her own home, according to Flowery Branch police. Officers say they were called to a home on Chattahoochee St. just after 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday morning where they found a woman with multiple gunshot wounds in the street. They were able to apply a tourniquet to the woman and send her to the hospital. She is currently listed as stable. Investigators quickly identified Fonda Spratt, 56, as the shooter and took her into custody. Detectives learned that Spratt walked into the victim’s home and confronted her about barking...
  • Going to the dogs: Supreme Court takes Jack Daniel's case against dog toy maker

    11/22/2022 6:25:39 AM PST · by Red Badger · 38 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | November 22, 2022 05:37 AM | by Shana Donahue, Overnight News Editor |
    The Supreme Court is going to the dogs. The high court on Monday said it would hear a dispute between Jack Daniel’s and a company that sells a parody dog toy that mimics the whiskey brand’s iconic bottle. Jack Daniel’s had asked the high court to hear its case against Arizona-based VIP Products, which manufactures the Bad Spaniels dog toy. The toy resembles the Jack Daniel’s bottle and label, though the wording is different. The parody label reads “The Old No. 2 on Your Tennessee Carpet,” while the original reads “Old No. 7 brand” and “Tennessee Sour Mash Whiskey.” Other...
  • Dog Found Skinned Nearby Idaho Murder Site Prior To Killings

    11/21/2022 9:15:06 PM PST · by Kevin in California · 19 replies
    OAN ^ | 11/21/2022 | OAN Newsroom
    A neighbor’s Mini Australian Sheppard was found filleted and skinned nearby the murder site of four University of Idaho students. This revelation has some believing that the two crimes are connected. “It was like a deer that someone had hunted,” Pam explained. “They cut him around the neck and just skinned him. His little legs had fur and his little face had fur, but the rest of him was just skinned.” The pair are rightfully shaken up. They have lived in their house for 39 years and they will now start locking their doors for the first time. The Colbert’s...
  • Moment heroic German shepherd called Tank protects a young boy from being attacked by his neighbor's dog as it charged at him while he played on his front lawn

    11/15/2022 7:38:20 AM PST · by RummyChick · 47 replies
    daily mail ^ | 11/15/2022
    This is the moment that a heroic German shepherd rushed to protect its young owner after a neighbor's dog got loose and charged at the youngster. The six-year-old boy was playing on his front lawn with his dog, Tank, at his South Florida home when the hound suddenly made a frightening beeline for him on November 8. According to the boy's father, the neighbor's dog started charging toward his son. The family pet, Tank, a one-year-old German shepherd, sensed the boy was in danger and swiftly jumped into action to protect his best friend. Tank's guarding instinct kicked into overdrive...
  • Old-timer beau demanded sex up to 10 times a day: lawsuit

    11/12/2022 6:08:01 PM PST · by Saije · 46 replies
    NY Post ^ | 11-12-2022 | D. Balsamini
    This old-timer has a libido bigger than his bank account. A former Wilhelmina model claims her on-again-off-again octogenarian beau persuaded her to ditch her career, rent-stabilized Chelsea apartment, and move into his sprawling Rye home — where he sometimes demanded sex a staggering 10 times a day, according to a Manhattan Supreme Court suit. Janet Bedin, 68, claims Vito Verni, 84, pulled an emotional bait-and-switch between the beginning of 2019 and end of 2021 “when they lived together as a couple” in the 5,000-square-foot Westchester manse, the suit says. Bedin is now suing Verni for $80 million, charging a laundry...
  • Texas fire dog [golden retriever] opened the front door of the fire department]unlocks door after officials get locked out

    11/11/2022 8:29:40 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 19 replies
    Fox News ^ | November 11, 2022 9:01pm EST | Sarah Rumpf |
    When an official got locked out of the Public Safety building in Georgetown, Texas, the city's fire dog, Koda, came to the rescue. The fire department's surveillance camera caught the moment on video as the golden retriever excitedly, her tail wagging rapidly, goes to the front door and opens it to the relief of the man stuck outside in the dark. Koda can usually be found with...Deputy Fire Marshal Jonathan Gilliam, educating people about fire safety and prevention. She is also a registered therapy dog to help even more people in the community.
  • More prayers for my dog, please

    11/08/2022 8:09:14 PM PST · by Salamander · 90 replies
    self | 11/08/2022 | Salamander
    Prayers for my dog, again, please
  • Florida man bitten by alligator after thinking it was a dog

    10/27/2022 6:40:00 AM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 40 replies
    Click On Detroit ^ | June 10, 2022 | WDIV ClickOnDetroit
    NORTH PORT, Fla. – A Florida man was bitten by an alligator after apparently mistaking it for a dog in the middle of the night. WTSP reported earlier this week that a man in Sarasota County was walking outside the Warm Mineral Spring Motel in North Port just after midnight when he saw a figure moving in the dark. “He stated the figure appeared to look like a dog with a long leash, which is why he wasn’t hesitant to move out of the way,” a sheriff’s office spokesperson wrote in an email to WTSP. Deputies said that’s when the...
  • One-legged man known as ‘Ponce de Leon’ arrested with gun (The Villages, Florida)

    10/26/2022 12:34:14 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 18 replies
    The Villages-News Adware Farm ^ | October 25, 2022 | Staff Report
    A one-legged man known by the alias “Ponce de Leon” was arrested with a gun after violating an injunction and getting into an altercation over a dog. Mario Arteaga, 62, who lives in the Harbor Hills community in Lady Lake, was arrested Monday evening by Lake County sheriff’s deputies after violating an injunction obtained by his neighbor. Arteaga was taken into custody at Marion County Road and Saddle Ridge Lane in Weirsdale, not far from Harbor Hills. Arteaga and a friend had been “antagonizing” a dog, 51-year-old John Michael Keenan, also of Harbor Hills, told deputies. Keenan asked Arteaga to...
  • Dog and Sea Lion Play Fetch on Santa Cruz Beach in Now Viral Video

    10/13/2022 4:04:16 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 14 replies
    KSBW ^ | Sep 7, 2022 | Josh Copitch
    A dog and a sea lion went viral for their game of catch after it was recorded at a beach in Santa Cruz over the weekend. Dave Nelson was playing fetch with his dog Moe at the beach when he noticed a sea lion was following them up and down the beach as they played. "It came all the way up to the beach and Moe went out and sniffed, and the Sea Lion gave a couple loving barks," Nelson told KSBW 8. Nelson said that is when he started to record the fun. The dog and the sea lion...
  • Family dogs kill toddler and baby, injure mother in Tennessee

    10/06/2022 9:19:33 PM PDT · by gunsequalfreedom · 172 replies
    NBC ^ | October 6, 2022 | Wheres Chet
    Their mother was also injured in the attack north of Memphis around 3:30 p.m., according to the sheriff’s office. The children who were attacked, a 2-year-old girl, and a 5-month-old boy, were pronounced dead at the scene, it said. The sheriff’s office said Thursday that the condition of the children’s mother has been upgraded, and that she is now stable. Officials earlier described her as being in critical condition. The two pit bulls responsible were euthanized Thursday by Memphis Animal Services, the sheriff’s office tweeted.