Woman dies after being bitten by dog while defending her own pet

Woman dies after being bitten by dog while defending her own pet

Lancashire Constabulary said she was bitten on the hand and neck while trying to defend her own dog during the incident on the old railway lines in Brookfield.

Dog owners at risk of serious hand injuries caused by collars and leads, surgeons warn

Dog owners at risk of serious hand injuries caused by collars and leads, surgeons warn

Incorrect usage of leads and collars is contributing to “many serious injuries” amongst pet owners, according to the British Society for the Surgery of the Hand (BSSH).

With so many dog leash options out there, shopping for one can be over

With so many dog leash options out there, shopping for one can be over

Many pet parents appreciate the contoured handle and the freedom dogs have while on a retractable leash, with lengths ranging from 10 to over 20 feet. A double leash unites two leashes on a single handle, helping to make it easier to manage two dogs during walks.

King the wire fox terrier is top dog at Westminster show

King the wire fox terrier is top dog at Westminster show

Last year, a bichon frise named All I Care About Is Love took home the prize, and in 2017 it was a German shepherd named Rumor Has It. King the wire fox terrier stands proud after winning best in show at the 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Tuesday.

These slippers look EXACTLY like your pet — and we're mesmerized

These slippers look EXACTLY like your pet — and we're mesmerized

Cuddle Clones offers a unique range of custom products that look exactly like your pet — and it's honestly incredible. Custom Pet Print Coffee Mug, $25 (usually $50), Cuddle Clones Custom Pet Print Coffee Mug $25.00 An adorable mug with your family's pet on it would be a great addition to any kitchen.

King for a lifetime: Wire fox terrier named Westminster's best in show

King for a lifetime: Wire fox terrier named Westminster's best in show

A wire fox terrier named King is America’s top canine after earning the title of best in show on Tuesday night in a Westminster Kennel Club dog show touched by eleventh-hour controversy.

Dog born with half a spine won’t let his disability hold him back

Dog born with half a spine won’t let his disability hold him back

Cooper was born with short spine syndrome, meaning his vertebrae are fused together and compressed (Picture: Elly Keegan / SWNS) If you were to spot Cooper out for a walk, you’d probably notice he looks a little different.

Hero police dog killed while trying to take down murder suspect on Christmas Eve

Hero police dog killed while trying to take down murder suspect on Christmas Eve

A police dog was killed while trying to tackle a suspected murderer outside a shopping centre on Christmas Eve. K9 Cigo was in the middle of taking down suspected Latin Kings gang member The Mall in Wellington Green, Florida, when he was shot.

Christmas puppies have each been named after Santa's reindeer

Christmas puppies have each been named after Santa's reindeer

(Picture: SWNS- Cambridge) The dogs will remain at the home to be cared for over Christmas Day and until they are old enough to go to their ‘forever’ home.

'Furever' Young: 5 Tips for Caring for Older Dogs

'Furever' Young: 5 Tips for Caring for Older Dogs

Sean with Beau enjoying a day at the beach It's easy to add happiness, health, and years of life to your aging pup. With health conditions like arthritis, your dog might need help doing simple things.

How to Teach Your Dog to Perform a Fixed Behavior Chain

How to Teach Your Dog to Perform a Fixed Behavior Chain

Once your dog picks up the toy, start backchaining by cueing “drop it.” Once your dog drops the toy into the box, click and treat. Repeat steps five and six many times, so the dog is really jazzed about dropping the toy into the box to earn the click and treat.

7 Rottweiler Gifts for Rottie Lovers

7 Rottweiler Gifts for Rottie Lovers

It can be hard to find practical gifts for dog lovers that capture the essence of their pups, but that ends now for the Rottie lover in your life. The next time you’re invited to the home of a Rottweiler parent, bring along Avanti Linens dog hand towels a hostess gift.

6 Beagle Gifts for Beagle Lovers

6 Beagle Gifts for Beagle Lovers

Wine glasses need not be excluded from Beagle gifts for dog lovers, and this set features adorable, hand-sandblasted images on stemless wine glasses. When searching for the perfect dog gifts for Beagle lovers, it would be impossible to pass up a decorative street sign that reads “Beagle Blvd” on both sides.

How to Phase Out Food Lures During Dog Training Sessions

How to Phase Out Food Lures During Dog Training Sessions

If your dog does not follow your empty hand, try luring one more time. Assuming the dog will follow the hand with the treat in it, click and give him the treat lure one more time.

Meet 3 fearless canine finalists in American Humane Hero Dog Awards

Meet 3 fearless canine finalists in American Humane Hero Dog Awards

Meet 3 fearless canine finalists in American Humane Hero Dog Awards copied! The American Humane Hero Dog Awards this month is honoring courageous canines that provide services in many different forms. Read More

Officers Salute a Brave Service Dog at the End of His Life

Officers Salute a Brave Service Dog at the End of His Life

That’s when Officer Shane Stephenson took in the retired Sultan as a pet. Stephenson had aspirations of being a handler and said Sultan, being a veteran dog, taught him a lot about how to handle a working canine.

Puppy dumped in handbag had paws tied together with hairband

Puppy dumped in handbag had paws tied together with hairband

The red bag had been tied to the door of a charity shop and the eight-week old puppy was placed inside with the food and a note saying ‘Found this puppy’ (Picture: PA)‘The pup’s front paws were tied together with an elasticated hairband.

Police dog who killed OAP was “in fight mode”

Police dog who killed OAP was “in fight mode”

Police dog who killed OAP was “in fight mode” A SEVEN-stone police Alsatian was in “fight mode” when it savagely attacked and killed an innocent 73-year-old grandmother during a drug search, his handler told an inquest.

8 German Shepherd Gifts for the Dog Lovers in Your Life

8 German Shepherd Gifts for the Dog Lovers in Your Life

The “It’s Not a Home Without a German Shepherd” sign by Imagine This Company is the perfect gift for German Shepherd parents, because they can assuredly let every visitor know just how much they appreciate their smiley, four-legged family member.

Lemurs Climb All Over BBC News Reporter in Hilarious Clip

Lemurs Climb All Over BBC News Reporter in Hilarious Clip

Lemurs Climb All Over BBC News Reporter in Hilarious Clip The BBC correspondent assured viewers via his Twitter page that “no lemurs were hurt in the making of this movie” and wrote a blog post on the surreality of going viral and what it was like filming the now-infamous moment.

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