Dogs

Johnny Lopez
March 28, 2020 - 12:00 pm
Man’s best friend is being deployed to assist in the COVID-19 pandemic. The British animal charity Medical Detection Dogs is working with two universities to see if the canines can be trained to sniff out coronavirus.
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John McDevitt
March 05, 2020 - 11:32 am
After a dog in Hong Kong was found to have a low level of the fast-spreading coronavirus, concerns of animals getting the disease or spreading it grew. Here’s what you need to know about your pets’ susceptibility to the contagious illness.
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dog and cat at vet
Associated Press
March 05, 2020 - 2:36 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Pet cats and dogs cannot pass the new coronavirus on to humans, but they can test positive for low levels of the pathogen if they catch it from their owners. That's the conclusion of Hong Kong's Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department after a dog in quarantine tested...
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sad dog outside
WWJ News
March 04, 2020 - 5:32 pm
"Other states have already enacted these exact same standards so we don't think that this should be that controversial."
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MSP dog in car
(Photo: Michigan State Police)
WWJ News
February 13, 2020 - 3:07 pm
"He is currently residing in the post commanders office running the post," police jokded.
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beer can dog
Through sheer luck, Mathis says she spotted Hazel's face on the side of a beer can featured in a Facebook ad for the brewery. (Motorworks Brewing)
Associated Press
February 03, 2020 - 2:02 pm
BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — A Florida brewery that recently began placing shelter dogs' faces on beer cans helped reunite a Minnesota woman with her dog, Hazel, who went missing three years ago. Earlier this month, Motorworks Brewing in Bradenton teamed up with the Manatee County Animal Shelter to turn...
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FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2017, file photo Oscar the cat, who is not a service animal, sits in his carry on travel bag after arriving at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix. Industry officials believe many that hundreds of thousands of passengers scam the system each year by claiming they need their pet for emotional support. Those people avoid airline pet fees, which Oscar's owners paid. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)
Associated Press
January 22, 2020 - 1:25 pm
The days of passengers bringing rabbits, turtles and birds on planes as emotional-support animals could be ending. The U.S. Transportation Department on Wednesday announced plans to tighten rules around service animals. The biggest change would be that only dogs would qualify. Airlines say the...
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Associated Press
January 16, 2020 - 9:47 am
CANTON, N.C. (AP) — The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named “Hulk.” Gypsy, a white shepherd owned by Haywood County resident Shana Stamey, delivered eight puppies Friday morning. Gypsy's three-hour labor was going...
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dogo Argentino
In this undated photo provided by the Westminster Kennel Club is a dogo Argentino. The powerful Argentinian big-game hunter has made the American Kennel Club's list of recognized breeds. The club announced that the dog can compete starting Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020 in traditional, breed-judging shows. (American Kennel Club via AP)
Associated Press
December 31, 2019 - 2:43 pm
The AKC is the nation's oldest purebred dog registry.
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bring jackson home
(Emilie Talermo via AP)
Associated Press
December 19, 2019 - 7:42 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco woman is offering a $7,000 reward and has hired a plane to fly over the city to search for her blue-eyed miniature Australian Shepherd stolen from outside a grocery store last weekend. The plane, which cost an additional $1,200 will flying a banner with the...
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