Posted September 17, 2018 by M Dee Dubroff

In San Raphael, California, a guide dog in training named O'Neil became a hero when he saved the lives of two people from an out of control. car. Read to learn more about this amazing dog hero.

Posted July 10, 2018 by Ron Callari

We can all agree with the adage that “dogs are man’s best friend.” However, for veterans finishing up their tours, certain dogs can be much more than that.

Posted April 23, 2018 by M Dee Dubroff

Meet Piper, an extraordinary Border Collie. who for the last three years of his  life, served as a K-9 Wildlife Control Officer at the Traverse City, Michigan Airport. Read on for more about this well-loved and talented animal hero.

Posted April 10, 2018 by Ron Callari

Millennials are hearkening back to simpler times by transitioning golf courses and other vacant patches of land into community farms, surrounded by nature’s bounty and earthly goodness.                                                

Posted April 6, 2018 by Ron Callari

The new “shared economy” is somewhat of a misnomer as the home-share of an AirBnB or the ride-share of an Uber. Add “dog-sharing” to this mix, and visions of passing dogs around for free seems unfathomable.

Posted March 19, 2018 by Ron Callari

I was wrong when I stated there would be no pet taking up residence at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. When I posted my blog titled, “2017 Will Be A First For A Pet-less White House,” I should have clarified it would be one of the first “dog-less,” not “pet-less” White House's.

Posted March 13, 2018 by M Dee Dubroff

Meet Charlie, a two year-old yellow Labrador  Retriever hailing from Delaware County, Pennsylvania, trained to sniff out the chemicals that are used to manufacture electronics. She is sensitive to hidden flash drives, a favorite among many child predators who use them to hide photos and videos.

Posted March 4, 2018 by Ron Callari

Over the years, several animal advocate organizations have used “The Pawscar” mantle to recognize canine thespians for their moving roles in film and TV. The American Humane Association gave it a go back in 2015 when they presented a long-overdue acting award to Lassie and a ‘lifetime achievement’ honor to the beloved capuchin monkey Crystal, whose lengthy resume included ’Night at the Museum,’ “The Hangover,” “American Pie,” and the “Dr. Doolittle” films.