Posted November 30, 2017 by M Dee Dubroff

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.

Posted November 28, 2017 by Ron Callari

Therapy dogs are gaining in popularity globally. From the battlefield, to the classroom to hospitals and beyond, canines are going where no canines went before.

Posted November 21, 2017 by Ron Callari

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.

Posted November 20, 2017 by Rebecca West

A sweet canine with a super sniffer just got certified to ferret out crop pests for agricultural purposes, and she's doing a bang up job. (VIDEO)

Posted November 14, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

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.

Posted November 8, 2017 by M Dee Dubroff

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.

Posted November 3, 2017 by Ron Callari

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.

Posted October 25, 2017 by Rebecca West

Which are the easiest dog breeds to own? Well, that depends on what your expectations are, but it turns out three hunting dogs are worthy of the title.