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.Photographer Charlotte Dumas Tells the Story Behind Her Portraits of 911 Rescue Dogs
Animals  (tags: photographer, Charlotte Dumas, portraits, rescue, dogs, 911, pets, owners, GoodNews, animaladvocates )

- 1427 days ago -
Over the past decade Dutch photographerCharlotte Dumas has fashioned a promising art career around soulful, haunting portraits of wolves, Roman Army and NYPD horses, the stray dogs of Palermo and New York, and even a blind circus tiger in an attempt to
Dog Owners in Qld Could Be Jailed
Animals  (tags: dangerous dogs, deaths, injuries, queensland state, jail term, owners )

- 1449 days ago -
Owners of dangerous dogs that attack or kill could face up to ten years in jail under a draft amendment to the Qld Criminal Code. The Queensland Government has released the draft amendment.
ACTION ALERT: City of Greenville NC Finally Rescues Abandoned Husky, Yet No Efforts Have Been Made To Locate Owners!
Animals  (tags: abandoned husky, irene, locations, owners, animal abandonment, cruelty, investigation )

- 1495 days ago -
Hurricane Irene devastated much of the Eastern seaboard this past weekend, and the reports of associated deaths continued to rise as late as Monday afternoon. However, the only abandonment, injury, and death reports to be tallied thus far are in regards
Four Year Ban Given to Dog Owner
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, ban, owners, pets, protection )

- 2074 days ago -
A dog owner has been banned from keeping animals for four years after her English bull terrier was found suffering from a skin condition and very thin.
'Mine': Documentary Shows Conflicts Over Hurricane Katrina Pets
Animals  (tags: hurricane katrina, pets rescued, rescuers, conflicts, owners, seperations )

- 2097 days ago -
After Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005, a big piece of the devastation left behind included the painful separations between pet owners and their animals, While the rescuing of animals was highly publicized, until now little has been done in the way of
Buddy's Owners Speak Out- VIDEO
Animals  (tags: buddy, viciously dragged to death, animal cruelty, owners, grief, disbelief, sadness, anger )

- 2099 days ago -
In a brutal case of animal abuse, one family is left wondering why. "For this guy to take him, and torture him, and just do what he did to him, was un humanlike," said Joe Leber. He and his wife are devastated after finding out their dog Buddy was
The Sweetness of Pit Bulls
Animals  (tags: pit bulls dogs, maligned, owners, bad owners, sweetness, kindness, companions )

- 2149 days ago -
We don't have a bad-dog problem, we have a bad-owner problem. Recently in the news was the story of a pit bull that attacked a female postal worker. An unspoken part of that story was the dog owner's grief when his best friend was taken away and
Aggressive Owners = Aggressive Dogs
Animals  (tags: dogs, aggression, owners, pets, protection, animals, environment )

- 2419 days ago -
I'm not sure how much of a surprise this comes as, but a recent study by the University of Pennsylvania showed that people who use "confrontational or aversive methods" to train aggressive dogs found that unless modified training methods are used,
NY Racehorse Owners Willing to Spend a Bit to Save Lives (NY)
Animals  (tags: racehorses, owners, trainers, retirements, rescues, welfare )

- 2511 days ago -
There are many caring owners in the Thoroughbred world. And not just at the top end of the sport. Owners of the less expensive brand want what is best for their horses too. The Standardbred people are right there with them. It is always good to see
Holding Dog Owners Responsible
Animals  (tags: dogs, owners, responsibility, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 2678 days ago -
It becomes more apparent everyday that dog owners need to be held legally responsible and liable for their dog's actions. With more than 70 million dogs owned in the US, lack of responsible ownership is leading to many problems from dogs running lose to
It's a Dog's Life, Not the Cat's Meow, Study Says
Animals  (tags: dogs, cat, study, owners, pets, companion animals )

- 2711 days ago -
In the epic cold war between cats and dogs, a recent study suggests canines are getting a paw-up on the home front. According to research published in the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, dogs not only get showered with more
Cats Might Protect Owners Against Heart Attacks
Animals  (tags: cats, owners, healthy, bonding, humans, pets, companion animals )

- 2781 days ago -
A pet kitty can offer unconditional love, companionship, and -- if the results of a study from the U.S. are right -- some protection against heart attack or stroke. The study found that cat owners may be less likely to die from heart attack, stroke
Irresponsible Dog Owners Tar Us All
Animals  (tags: animal abuse, owners )

- 2998 days ago -
That's such a broad word. Really, it can mean the small negligences, like not keeping your dog on a leash, or it can have far-reaching effects like not spaying your dog and producing dozens of puppies that go on to produce even on
Pit Bull Ban Is Now in Full Effect -- Jacksonville
Animals  (tags: pitbulls, pitbull, ban, breed, owners, register, microchip, alter, BreedSpecificLegislation, euthanasia, veterinary, ordinance, animal, animals, companionanimals, crime, death, dog, dogs, environment, killing, pets, protection, neglect )

- 2999 days ago - arkansas
Time has run out for pit bulls in Jacksonville. The ordinance banning the breed had a 30-day grace period 2 allow pit bull owners in the city to register, microchip & spay or neuter their dogs & that grace period expired Tuesday. Any unregistered pit bull

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