Dog Group to Hold Pit Bull Parade After Ban on Breed Dropped

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Dog Group to Hold Pit Bull Parade After Ban on Breed Dropped

Update 11/21/2014 05:45 PM Originally posted 11/20/2014 05:30 PM

A group of pit bull lovers plans to hold a pit bull parade to celebrate after a judge threw out a 10-year-old ban on the dogs in a Rhode Island city.

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Daisy the Cancer Detection Dog Awarded for Sniffing Out 550 Cases, Saving Owner's Life

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Daisy's nose knows how to save lives.

Since the Labrador was a puppy, she has been trained at the England-based charity Medical Detection Dogs to sniff out cancer and other fatal diseases in samples of breath, skin and urine, reports Advertiser and Review.

Now 10 years old, Daisy has successfully detected over 550 cases of cancer and is being awarded for her priceless contributions to the lives of others. The keen-nosed pup was recently given the Blue Cross Medal for her work in the field of cancer prevention and detection.

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WATCH: No One Is Happier Than This Bulldog in a Swing

Originally posted 11/20/2014 02:50 PM

Ozzy the English bulldog – full name Ozzy Pawsbourne: the Prince of Barkness – doesn't spend his days shredding guitar. He likes to tear up the swing set instead.

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The Daily Treat: Pennsylvania Great Dane Gives Birth to 19 Puppies


Pennsylvania Great Dane Gives Birth to 19 Puppies

Update 11/18/2014 02:00 PM Originally posted 11/18/2014 12:50 PM

Call it 19 Pups and Counting.

WHTM-TV reports York County, Pennsylvania, residents Brandon and Aimie Terry's Great Dane recently gave birth to 19 puppies.

Great Danes normally have seven to 10 puppies in a litter, but Brandon Terry says an X-ray of Snowy found at least 15 "little spines" during a visit to the veterinarian's office before she gave birth.

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The Daily Treat: Rancher's Dog Hops on Moving Ambulance to Stay Close to His Owner

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Rancher's Dog Hops on Moving Ambulance to Stay Close to His Owner

Update 11/17/2014 11:55 AM Originally posted 11/17/2014 11:00 AM

A dog named Buddy didn't wait for an invitation when his 85-year-old owner had to go to the hospital.

Four-year-old Buddy hitched a ride on the outside of the ambulance carrying Texas rancher J.R. Nicholson to Hill Country Memorial Hospital.

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Giant Dog Demands More Belly Rubs by Groaning (VIDEO)

Originally posted 11/16/2014 11:15 AM

What happens when you give a cuddle-loving dog a belly rub? He's going to want about a dozen more.

Sebastian the Newfoundland is a go-getter. Once he knows what he wants he will stop at nothing to get it. In this case, Sebastian's goal is to get a copious amounts of tummy tickles from his owner.

In the video, the dog's mom dishes out a few belly pats, but then goes back to staring off into the distance. This simply won't do for Sebastian.

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D.C. Woman Spends $35K on Search for Lost Dog

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D.C. Woman Spends $35K on Search for Lost Dog

Originally posted 11/15/2014 06:25 PM

A District of Columbia woman has spent more than $35,000 in a year-long search for her beloved missing dog.

Janet Mihalyfi, 39, of Georgetown has hired psychics and private investigators, posted thousands of fliers, installed cameras in the woods and put out dog food at spots where the Rottweiler mix has reportedly been spotted.

Mihalyfi lost 5-year-old Havoc on Nov. 9, 2013, after she took him and her other dog off their leashes during a run in a wooded area. Just then, a deer bolted by and both dogs gave chase.

She hasn't seen Havoc since.

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Jennifer Lawrence Saves Katherine Heigl's Dog

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Jennifer Lawrence to the Rescue! Actress Saves Katherine Heigl's Dog

Update 11/15/2014 12:05 PM Originally posted 11/14/2014 12:10 PM

What do you do when your dog escapes from your New York City hotel room?

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Adopt Us! Peter Pan & Wendy Want to Spend Their Forever Together

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Home. Some pets never have one to call their own. We'd like to help change that by introducing you to an extraordinary adoptable pet every week. Today, meet Peter Pan and Wendy, 7-year-old Chihuahua mixes living at the Humane Society Silicon Valley (HSSV) in Milpitas, California.

This bonded pair were found wandering the streets together in very poor condition. Not only were they unkempt from life on the streets, but they came to the shelter painfully shy and fearful of the world around them.

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Dog Goes Missing on Cross-Country Flight, Owner Skeptical of Airline's Story

Dog Goes Missing on Cross-Country Flight

Update 11/12/2014 06:15 PM Originally posted 11/12/2014 03:05 PM

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