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Offbeat

Georgia Cop Resigns Under Pressure After Shooting a Dog in the Face and Preventing His Owner From Taking Him to the Vet
Offbeat  (tags: georgia, police officer, resigns, doctor, dog, shooting )

Marie
- 17 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
A Georgia officer who gunned down a dog and then threatened to arrest his owner for trying to bring it to the vet has resigned.
Dog Passes Out From Excitement as It Greets Its Owner for the First Time in Two Years
Offbeat  (tags: Dog, excitement, adorable, passes out, excited, offbeat, video, animals )

Marie
- 4 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The moment a dog passed out from being overly excited at the sight of its owner has been caught on camera.
Cute Video of Family Pet Dog and Rescue Cub Playing Hide-and-Seek
Offbeat  (tags: fox, cub, barney, dog, best friends, rescued, video, playing, cute )

Marie
- 18 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Fox cub Forrest was found apparently abandoned in a puddle this year He was adopted by a family, who have a pet dog named Barney.
Glastonbury's Abandoned Dog Named After Dolly Parton
Offbeat  (tags: Dolly Parton, dog, abandoned, sad, humans )

Giana
- 22 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Singer Dolly Parton has sent out a message about "Dolly" the Galsto dog. Important message to cruel animal owners!
My Plans for the Person Who Abandoned Dolly the Glastonbury Dog
Offbeat  (tags: glastonbury, dolly, dog, festival, abandoned, dolly parton )

Marie
- 23 days ago - independent.co.uk
Under my glorious rule, the mistreatment of dogs will lead to offenders - such as the owner of Dolly the Glastonbury stray - being injected with a microchip that sets off alarm bells every time they walk within 25 metres of a supermarket dog-food aisle.
Adorable Child Sings Deaf Dog to Sleep
Offbeat  (tags: child, pet, dog, lullabies )

Giana
- 31 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Four-year-old Alex sings lullabies to his grandmother's pet dog, who is blind and has severly limited hearing.
Devastated Family Mourns Pet Dog Mistakenly Put Down on Routine Trip to Vet for a COUGH
Offbeat  (tags: Dog, put down, mistake, vet, shocking, gunner, cough, sad news )

Marie
- 31 days ago - express.co.uk
A FAMILY was left devastated when vets mistakenly put down their beloved dog on a routine visit - only to be told "mistakes do happen".
Outrage as Hawaii Woman Adopts Shelter Dog for $85 ... Then Tries to Flip It for a Profit on Craigslist
Offbeat  (tags: Hawaii, dog, adopted, shelter, craigslist, saved, Sally Mae )

Marie
- 33 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
When a couple in Hawaii came to buy a Jack Russell named Sally Mae for $85 from an animal shelter, staff happily handed the dog over, and took a picture to mark the occasion.
California Firefighters Rescue Puppy After He Gets Head Stuck in Tire Rim
Offbeat  (tags: dog, head, stuck, tire, rim.pictures, firefighters who rescued him )

BarbCat
- 33 days ago - nydailynews.com
The dog got trapped while playing near his owner's rims, which had been put on a patio. The curious canine was taken to a fire station, where firefighters used 'cooking oil and a little ingenuity' to safely remove the pup.
Dog Surprised With 100 Balls For Birthday: Cute Dog Maymo
Offbeat  (tags: balls, dog, birthday, cute, animals, culture, dogs, funny, humans, pets, society )

Lone
- 34 days ago - coolestone.com
Maymo's people decide to give him the best birthday surprise ever by dropping over 100 balls into the middle of the dining room floor for him alone to play with.
This Dog Was Reunited With Its Owner After Walking 500 Miles
Offbeat  (tags: dog, reunion, owner, walking, WorldCup animals, humans, pets, society, animals, dogs, humans, news, pets )

Lone
- 47 days ago - abc7.com
One of the happiest reunions in the history of man's best friend happened this week, and you won't believe the lengths they went to find each other.
Meet Pig -- She's a Dog With Half a Body But a Whole Heart
Offbeat  (tags: survivor, pig, dog, huge heart, loved, courageus )

Simone
- 50 days ago - dogster.com
Pig was born with a shortened spine and missing ribs; her owner doesn't know how long she has but is grateful for every moment.
Pressure Grows to Ban Week-Long DOG-Eating Festival in China
Offbeat  (tags: Dog, eating, festival, sick, ban, china, Yulin city )

Marie
- 51 days ago - express.co.uk
Around 10,000 dogs are killed and eaten every year from June 21 at Yulin City. And the festival shows no sign of losing popularity, even in the face of added pressure to ban it from celebrities and government food safety experts.
Puppy Struggles to Walk in Snow Boots
Offbeat  (tags: dog, puppy, pet, snow boots, cute video )

Giana
- 55 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Poor puppy...
 

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