Dog is back! The pony-tailed muscleman who seemingly locked up half of Hawaii’s residents has a new show on CMT. Called ‘Dog and Beth: On the Hunt” it features Dog doing what he does best – nabbing bad guys. Duane ‘Dog’ Chapman spoke to Fox about it and what he thinks about gun control.
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JAMESTOWN, N.D. – Assessments of the 28 dogs rescued from a hoarding situation over the weekend revealed that they could potentially need up to $ 10,000 for medical care.
“They are all settling in and letting us handle them, whereas the first day, they were scared,” said Kris Meidinger, dog manager with the James River Humane Society. “They were terrified. They’re doing a lot better today.”
To most of us dog lovers (and other pet owners as well I suppose), losing a beloved dog is like losing a member of the family. It is expected for us to grieve the loss of a friend or family member. Yet, many fear being ridiculed or mocked if they mourn the death of their dog even though they had a closer relationship with their dog than wit
h any human they know.
Pet cemeteries offer pet owners a place to lay their pet to rest and somewhere to go to mourn and remember them. Others prefer to cremate their dog’s remains and scatter ashes in their pet’s favorite place or to keep them close to hand as a reminder.
May 30, 2013: A drug-sniffing police dog is shown at a training session at a police station in Bremerton, Wash.AP
Police in Washington state and Colorado are trying to teach old dogs to unlearn an old trick.
For as long as dogs have been trained to assist police officers, they’ve been helping make drug busts. But now that the recreational use of marijuana is legal in those two states, officers are in a K-9 quandary.
“We’ll have to look for other indicators,” said Bob Calkins of the Washington State Patrol. “We’ll have to develop cases other ways.”
We all know our little pooches need someone to help them with the grooming process. They try hard to do what they can to groom themselves, such as chew or lick at there fur or roll around on the rug. But they still need mom or dads help with the proper dog grooming products. I mean, come on, have you ever tried to give yourself a haircut, you need help!! Fido needs help too.
Dog Grooming Tips
Grooming should be as stress-free as possible for both you and your pooch.
Figuring out the perfect dog clipper blade for the job can be a challenge. There are many to choose from these days. The right blade will make the process much smoother.
Dogs with obsessive compulsive disorder show nearly the same brain abnormalities of humans who have OCD, a new study finds.
The discovery, published in Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry, adds another notch to the dog-human connection and holds promise for better treatments for OCD.
“While the study sample was small and further research is needed, the results further validate that dogs with CCD (Canine Compulsive Disorder) can provide insight and understanding into anxiety disorders that affect people,” Nicholas Dodman, a professor of clinical sciences at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University who worked on the study, said in a press release.
Puppy lovers in the United Kingdom may soon get a chance to extend their dog years, thanks to an odd new contest: A South Korean company wants to clone the most beloved U.K. pooch — again raising ethical questions about the practice of pet cloning.
Headed by a former stem-cell researcher named Woo-Suk Hwang, the Sooam Biotech Research Foundation has been cloning dogs and other animals for years, mostly for U.S. customers. Now, in an effort to expand into the British market, the lab has asked U.K. canine owners to submit a 500-word essay, along with photos and videos, demonstrating why their best friend’s genes should live on, Sooam researcher Hanna Heejin Song wrote in an email to LiveScience.
The decision to choose plug-in or rechargeable dog clippers is based largely on the breed of dog you have. It just makes sense that some dogs need more grooming than others. There are a few things to think about before choosing the correct ones.
Tips For Choosing The Best Dog Clippers
Ask yourself, are you just wanting to neatly trim up you furry little friends four paws? Do you just want to tidy up a long hair that is out of place here or there on your pooch? If so, save some money and purchase a nice set of light-weight dog hair clippers. You don’t need to spend the extra for heavy duty clippers.