Obese Dog Rescued from Euthanasia Sheds Nearly Half His Body Weight

Obese Dog Rescued from Euthanasia Sheds Nearly Half His Body Weight

Courtesy of youcandothiskai/Facebook This time last year, Kai was living with a family who allowed the dog to gain more than double his ideal weight.

Dog walker caught smacking pet on owner’s hidden camera

Dog walker caught smacking pet on owner’s hidden camera

Jacqueline Wilkins is filmed striking the dog (Picture: SWNS) Bella the boxer’s behaviour changed after the incident (Picture: SWNS) ‘I was shocked when I first saw the footage because it’s not something I’d have thought I had to worry about from someone who is supposed to love dogs,’ he said.

Who gets to keep the dog in a divorce?

Who gets to keep the dog in a divorce?

First picture of man charged with stabbing dad to death on Surrey train ‘It can be quite harmful to a pet if their routine is upset and you shouldn’t assume you will divide the time in half.’ After coming across so many disputes between former partners and their pets, Vanessa teamed up with Blue Cross to come up with a ‘pet-nuptial’ agreement, a specially created document to plan for pets’ futures and help avoid heartache if a relationship should end.

Libby Riddles Talks About Life as First Woman to Win the Iditarod

Libby Riddles Talks About Life as First Woman to Win the Iditarod

I should just go home.’ Courtesy of Libby Riddles [Then I remembered,] ‘Hey, wait a minute, I have to go help my dogs!’ I shut up, got up and started running after [my] dog team.

From racetrack to hospital: How 1 greyhound is changing lives of sick kids

From racetrack to hospital: How 1 greyhound is changing lives of sick kids

Finn’s naps are part of his work as a therapy dog at Riley’s Children Health in Indianapolis, where he helps comfort sick kids. Loubie the 'Hugging Dog' brings joy and love to children with disabilities “We decided we were going to foster (Finn), especially when we found out what his name was,” Moore explained.

15 Funny Thoughts Pet Parents Have When Grooming Dogs and Cats

15 Funny Thoughts Pet Parents Have When Grooming Dogs and Cats

Between the sad puppy dog eyes and the angry kitty claws, it’s one of the less rewarding ways to spend time with your furry best friend. Grooming tip: Tolomeo recommends diluting your dog shampoo with water—it’ll be easier to apply and faster to rinse.

Saving Sadie: Dog Shot and Left for Dead Gets Second Chance at Life

Saving Sadie: Dog Shot and Left for Dead Gets Second Chance at Life

“They [the shelter] took Sadie knowing full well that no one would adopt her there with her injuries,” says Joal Derse Dauer, a local from Muskego, Wisconsin, had been donating blankets at the shelter when she noticed Sadie’s sad eyes and instantly was drawn to her.

From Shelter to Showbiz: Rescue Dog Maggie’s Journey to Fame

From Shelter to Showbiz: Rescue Dog Maggie’s Journey to Fame

“I wanted a companion, a friend, a dog to teach and learn from, to join [me] on adventures, and I knew she, or he, was going to come from a shelter or rescue.”

Man set out of control dog on police then accused them of being ‘heavy-handed’

Man set out of control dog on police then accused them of being ‘heavy-handed’

Mark Gostelow says he was the victim of ‘heavy-handed policing’ (Picture: BPM Media)Gostelow, of Chester Walk, Grimsby, denies four offences of assaulting police with intent to resist arrest and four charges of being in charge of a dog that was dangerously out of control and injured four officers.

Woman tried to fix her dog’s broken leg at home instead of taking her to vet

Woman tried to fix her dog’s broken leg at home instead of taking her to vet

The court’s ruling means the Staffordshire bull terrier can finally be rehomed (Picture: BPM)‘I took her for veterinary treatment and it was discovered the break was made more complicated by the fact she had not been treated for nine days.

Dog owner jailed after his pitbull ‘scalped’ baby in a playground

Dog owner jailed after his pitbull ‘scalped’ baby in a playground

His girlfriend Eldridge, however, admitted and was jailed for 21 months for owning Max and 16 weeks consecutive for perjury at the hearing on October 10 (Picture: PA)Thornton was jailed for two years for dangerous dog offence with a consecutive four weeks for his breach of bail.

Chi Chi, therapy dog who lost all 4 paws, named 2018 American Hero Dog

Chi Chi, therapy dog who lost all 4 paws, named 2018 American Hero Dog

After being rescued from a trash bag inside a dumpster, Chi Chi not only overcame her severe injuries, she thrived with the help of her rescuers and a new adoptive family.

Thug who threw friend’s dog against wall when he tripped over it jailed

Thug who threw friend’s dog against wall when he tripped over it jailed

Robert Fitzgerald, 38, killed the tiny Yorkshire terrier called Titch after he flew into a rage when he tripped over it (Picture: SWNS.com)A neighbour, Jade Leech, who had been asked to keep an eye on the dog by its owners, found the dead pet wrapped in bedding the day after the attack.

Man strangled friend’s dog to death after angry phone call from boss

Man strangled friend’s dog to death after angry phone call from boss

Titch died of blunt force trauma to the head, causing a brain haemorrhage and fracture to the skull (Picture: SWNS)The court heard the callous became stressed following an angry phone call with his employers on April 21 this year.

How to Choose the Right KONG for Your Dog

How to Choose the Right KONG for Your Dog

Not only can a KONG help reduce the chances of your dog chewing on things he shouldn’t be, but it’s also a fun way to give your pet dog treats. But first thing’s first: What KONG should you get your dog?

Couple facing jail after their dog mauled 18-month-old girl in playground

Couple facing jail after their dog mauled 18-month-old girl in playground

Michael Thornton and Hayley Eldridge’s dog Max attacked 18-month-old Viktoria Resetjnova while he was being walked by a teenage girl in April last year. Thornton and Eldridge had paid a 15-year-old girl with cannabis to walk their dog on the day of the attack, the court heard.

Woman fined £1,000 for walking her dog off the lead

Woman fined £1,000 for walking her dog off the lead

Ms Hurry moved house soon after the incident and didn’t receive letters ordering her to appear before magistrates last week – she was fined in her absence (Picture: Eastnews Press Agency)‘I’d not been there for a while as I suffer from bad arthritis so my walks had been short but if I had known about the rule, Max would have been on his lead.

Man gets honest about relationship's 'pecking order' in hilarious engagement pic

Man gets honest about relationship's 'pecking order' in hilarious engagement pic

Joe and Nikki Tingley from Merrimack, New Hampshire, took that idea to the next level when they included Nikki’s adorable German shepherd mix, Buddy, in their spring 2016 engagement photo shoot.

Snake enthusiast killed by 8-foot python he had owned since it 'fitted in the palm of his hand'

Snake enthusiast killed by 8-foot python he had owned since it 'fitted in the palm of his hand'

His mother told the court her son kept 10 snakes, along with 12 tarantulas at the family home. His mother told the court the snake had loved her son and that Tiny was “his baby”.

Assistance dog Boofhead wins big in NSW court case

Assistance dog Boofhead wins big in NSW court case

Picture: Supplied.Source:SuppliedThe first time Mr Reurich was barred from the club because of Boofhead he claims to have been so distraught he walked into a sliding-glass door — breaking his glasses and hurting his nose.Justice Markovic found the RSL had unlawfully discriminated against Mr Reurich on eight occasions.“The old saying goes that a dog is a man’s best friend but, as this case demonstrates, sometimes a dog can be more than that,” she said in Friday’s Federal Court judgment.

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