Posted September 27, 2017 by Rebecca West

When natural disasters hit first repsonders are on the scene, including search animals like Mexico's Frida to the rescue.

Posted September 22, 2017 by Myra Per-Lee

Ever think about working with a search and rescue dog? Here are some things to let you know what's involved in and what's required for the dog and his handler.

Posted September 18, 2017 by M Dee Dubroff

This is a tale of two human and three dog heroes; Myles,a Golden Retriever, Cricket, a Pit Bull, two policemen and one K-9 officer named Jardo, who were all wounded in the line of duty.. Read on for more about these brave humans and dogs, and how their lives intersected one terrible day when Jardo was shot in the chest and lost a dangerous amount of blood.

Posted August 19, 2017 by Rebecca West

The demand for therapy dogs has increased significantly over the last few decades, and the range of jobs they perform has increased with it. Find out how they're helping us now.

Posted August 3, 2017 by Rebecca West

Service or therapy dogs for returning veterans suffering from PTSD are an effective tool for helping them cope. Thanks to two congressmen supporting the 'Pups for Patriots Act,' the wait for receiving the animals could be significantly reduced.

Posted July 25, 2017 by M Dee Dubroff

Found abandoned, flea-bitten and in poor health in a shed in Warwickshire, England, Jasmine the Greyhound was a four-legged surrogate mother if ever there was one. Brought to an animal sanctuary to recover, she became an ambassador and thief of hearts to all who entered the Nuneaton and Warwickshire Wildlife Sanctuary.

Posted July 23, 2017 by Ron Callari

Man has been pitted against beast in all kinds of races over the years. There’s been man vs. horses. Man vs. dogs. Man vs. cheetahs. America’s 1936 Summer Olympics gold winner Jesse Owens even raced a train late in his career, after he was beat out by racing horse in Cuba.

Posted July 13, 2017 by Ron Callari

Over the years, I have researched and blogged extensively about therapy dogs. Assisting our veterans suffering from PTSD [Post Traumatic Stress Disorder], therapy dogs over the course of the last decade have been professionally trained and have comforted hundreds of thousands of soldiers returning from tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan.