Posted February 6, 2017 by Ron Callari

By now, most folks know about therapy dogs assisting returning vets. There’s even a special day of acknowledgment. The first annual National Therapy Animal Day was introduced by the non-profit ‘Pet Partners’ on May 18, 2015. Of recent date, there are so many comfort dogs taking passenger seats on airplanes that controversy has arisen as to how many of these flying dogs are truly registered and trained comfort dogs?

Posted February 2, 2017 by Creature Features

The RCMP in British Columbia, Canada has begun training dogs to alert them to the presence of fentanyl, an illegal opioid drug one hundred times as powerful as morphine.

Posted January 9, 2017 by M Dee Dubroff

Ceasar, the five-year-old camel, and Dolly, the ten-year-old blind mare, may be an unlikely duo, but they are bonded for life and have been ever since they "met" at the Pony X-Press petting Zoo in Winslow, Maine.

Posted December 27, 2016 by M Dee Dubroff

Meet Kiah, a Pit Bull, who is the first of her breed to become a New York State K-9 Officer.

Posted November 27, 2016 by M Dee Dubroff

The role of service dogs is always expanding. Read on for more about Merel, the 18-month-old Labrador-Bernese-Mountain Dog mix and her handler, Rachel Crawford, who helps calm children who must testify in Canada's courts.

Posted November 20, 2016 by M Dee Dubroff

During time out, the New York Knicks, backed by the organizations Hoops For Troops and Paws of War, surprised a happy veteran with a service dog  for which he had been waiting more than 18 months.

Posted November 17, 2016 by John P. Barker

See that picture?  The reason its so blurry is that horse is going roughly the speed of light.  This insanely cool video will make you want to learn this difficult sport.

Posted November 11, 2016 by John P. Barker

This dog had a place of honor as Grand Marshall of the Veteran's Day Parade in New Richmond, Ohio... and rightfully so.