Meet Ricochet, a sweet Golden Retriever, that as a puppy failed as a therapy dog but didn't give up or miss her calling. Today, she is a heroine that has learned to surf and teaches disabled teens how to do it right! Read on for more on this amazing canine.
It’s purported animal mascots are one of the best branding techniques for a company's product and services. It’s known to leave a much more lasting impression with customers than other promotional approaches. This is particularly true, when one's competition lacks a similar type of imagination. Creativity is the key. Converting a mascot into a branded cartoon spokesperson motivates sales and produces results. Just ask an old standard like the Geico’s Gecko or a 'brand' new one, such as Cap’n AmeriDog.
This year has been one of the worst wildfire seasons ever. This problem is especially acute in the Western states. The best way to fight these fires is to prevent them from happening in the first place. That means starving the fires of fuel. There is no real high-tech option here. So a number of states are going totally low-tech and hiring herds of goats to eat away excess plant life.
Meet sweet Abigail, a pit bull terrier that was savagely injured and lost an ear as a bait dog. She wears a bonnet to cover the spot. On October 26th, she won The American Hero Dog Title at the 2017 American Humane Her Dog Awards for both her extraordinary bravery and good works.
Euthanasia is a sad but necessary decision when our dogs or cats enter their final days. While its difficult to see them in pain and discomfort, it’s often more emotionally stressful to transport them to the veterinarian’s office to put them down. So, it’s understandable that pet owners might seek an alternative venue for a pet’s final good-bye.