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Stockholm University Research Shows Dogs Are Getting Dumber.
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, investigation, pets, interesting, dogs, research )

- 1909 days ago -
EVER wondered why Fido and Muffy prefer the toilet bowl to the water dish? Well, the truth could be that they're just airheads.
Lost Dog Man in Key-Lock Metly Ice Car-Plunge Nightmare
Offbeat  (tags: pets, dogs, animalwelfare, Lost Dog, humans, sadness, unusual, odd, bizarre )

- 1912 days ago -
A man's search for his lost dog ended in funny disaster on Tuesday, as he managed to lose a borrowed car in a frozen river. Things started to go wrong when Nathan Seely drove the Buick onto the frozen surface of Black River, in Port Huron, Michigan. The
Heroes of Hope TV With Hugh Downs & PALS With Pawz
Offbeat  (tags: autism, palswithpawz, readingpawz, disabled, servicedog, therapydog, ptsd, developmental, disabilities, AlternativeMed, family, research, dogs, GoodNews, humans, rescued, children, education, family, society, children, animals, goodnews, interesting )

- 1914 days ago -
The Heroes of Hope Public TV Documentary is launching a new series in 2009 surrounding Developmental Disabilities, according to Dr. Matthew McMahon, producer. PALS with Pawz has been invited to participate...
Important Contest for All Animal Rescues
Offbeat  (tags: palswithpawz, readingpawz, disabled, veteran, autism, dogs, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, dogs, cats, humans, pets, rescued, society, culture, children, goodnews, interesting, off-beat, society )

- 1953 days ago -
PALS with Pawz along with other Rescues and shelters are vying for $10K. PALS with Pawz rescues dogs and trains them as Autism/Mobility/Therapy Service Dogs. Most of these shelters/rescues run on donations only, so PLEASE, take a minute to vote for one...
Deaf Dalmation Given a New Lease of Life After Learning Sign Language
Offbeat  (tags: culture, education, GoodNews, humans, interesting, internet, rights, safety, society, violence, women, AnimalWelfare, animals, dogs, pets, protection, sadness, rescued, off-beat, unusual )

- 1961 days ago -
The black and white dog has now learned seven signs for sit, lie down, stay, dance, paw, kiss and 'good girl'.A deaf dalmatian which was trapped in a world of its own has been given a new lease of life after learning sign language.
Bone Appetreat, a New Cookbook That Has Gone to the Dogs
Offbeat  (tags: animals, food, cookbook, dogs )

- 1975 days ago -
Full-colour, 52-page book features healthy, homemade dog treats. The book's dog treat recipes are easy-to-make and use healthful, whole ingredients to create everything from hard biscuits to a full-course meal.
Dogs Rescued From Cave
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, rescued, trapped, cave, goodnews )

- 1991 days ago -
After 12 days trapped in a cold, damp Smyth County cave, 'coon dogs Chance and his sister, Dancer, are back home in Castlewood, dug free by a backhoe on tracks Saturday.
Dogs Turn Upside Down for Art
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, funny, humor, odd, off-beat, unusual, pictures, photos, web site )

- 1993 days ago -
Thousands of websites feature funny pictures of dogs - but this one has turned the idea on its head. Upside Down Dogs offers a range of topsy-turvy canines, all photographed the wrong way up.
Hero Dog Risks Life to Save Kittens From Fire
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, cats, GoodNews )

- 2000 days ago -
SYDNEY (Reuters) - A dog was hailed as a hero on Sunday after it risked its life to save a litter of newborn kittens from a house fire, rescuers said.
Calif. Woman Allegedly Abducts Dog Over Barking
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, crime, society, humans, odd, off-beat )

- 2002 days ago -
HEMET, Calif. - An officer at a San Diego County correctional facility who had complained about the barking of her neighbor's dog was arrested after being accused of stealing the animal and abandoning it some 15 miles away. Diane M. Brown, 42, was arrest
Three Dogs Missing After Interstate Crash
Offbeat  (tags: animals, car accident, deer, dogs, missing )

- 2006 days ago -
An Iowa woman is searching for three of her four dogs following an overnight crash with a deer on Interstate-80 in Urbandale.
Achoo! Your Cat Knew the Sneeze Was Coming ...
Offbeat  (tags: pets, intuition, cats, dogs )

- 2019 days ago -
First, there's the sound of claws scurrying on the hardwood floor. A second later, a cat darts out the room in a blur. Then I sneeze.
Enter Your Pet's Favorite Song in the "Howl and Hiss at the Moon" Pet Tunes Giveaway!
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, cats, 'howl and hiss, at the moon, giveaway, win, cd, for dogs, or cats, off-beat, unusual )

- 2025 days ago -
Here's how the contest works: Share your dog or cat's favorite tune (including the title and artist; i.e. Sgt. Pepper by The Beatles) and a short (200 words or less), entertaining description of how your pet tells you she loves it on the Pets Page
Pet Owners Face Fines on Dog Mess Tests
Offbeat  (tags: news, off-beat, dogs, animalwelfare, protection, investigation, performance, culture, crime, ethics, unusual, safety )

- 2033 days ago -
Dog excrement used to be merely a nuisance to pedestrians, now it could be used as evidence against pet owners and may lead to fines.A town in northern Italy plans to create a DNA database of all registered dogs and then test droppings left on pavements
Dog Collapses After Seeing Owner: South Africa: News: News24
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, great dane, animals, interesting, off-beat, odd, bizarre, unusual )

- 2044 days ago -
A Great Dane who was saved from a burning house collapsed the following day, presumably due to the shock and excitement of finding his artist owner still alive.

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