Counterfeit canines: the air travelers with fake service dogs

Counterfeit canines: the air travelers with fake service dogs

The incident left Holly shaken and unable to perform her life-saving duties even after boarding the airplane, momentarily leaving Hurtado without his disability assistance support – all because someone felt the need to pretend their pet dog was a service animal.

Adorable puppy enjoys his first flight on a plane – and even gets a window seat

Adorable puppy enjoys his first flight on a plane – and even gets a window seat

Louie is now happy in his new home with Amanda, and even has a big brother to play with – Leo, another Golden Retriever.

These are the best plastic-free dog accessories

These are the best plastic-free dog accessories

Mikki Bamboo Bristle Palm Brush For Gentle GroomingThe vast majority of dog brushes are made with plastic.Buy for £3.99 for 50 bags from Ecovibe.Beco Pets Sustainable Bamboo Dog Bowl.Beco Pets Sustainable Bamboo Dog BowlA fun fact?

Pen Farthing: ‘Animals in a cargo hold never got in the way of people getting on a flight’

Pen Farthing: ‘Animals in a cargo hold never got in the way of people getting on a flight’

The first time Farthing set off for the airport – with two buses of staff and their families, from one-year-old babies up to 80-year-old grandparents, along with two trucks piled with crates of cats and dogs – they were stopped four times at Taliban roadblocks on the five-mile journey.

Experience: I taught two dogs to fly a plane

Experience: I taught two dogs to fly a plane

Initially I was hesitant about the project, which involved taking 12 carefully selected rescue dogs through a training regime that would ultimately allow three of them to take the controls of a Cessna light aircraft.Their final test was to perform a figure of eight in an airborne Cessna, making banking turns while controlling their altitude.

Ex-marine given fresh hope over plea to rescue his 200 cats and dogs from Kabul

Ex-marine given fresh hope over plea to rescue his 200 cats and dogs from Kabul

Pen Farthing was told he would have to leave the animals in the country as people are being prioritised (Picture: AP)An animal rescue charity may be able to fly hundreds of cats and dogs out of Afghanistan after all following a change in tone by the defence secretary.

Operation Baghdad Pups helps serviceman, dog reunite in US

Operation Baghdad Pups helps serviceman, dog reunite in US

The nonprofit’s program Operation Baghdad Pups: Worldwide has helped more than 1,000 servicemen and woman reunite with their dogs since 2008.Courtesy Patrick BradyBecause Brady had to quarantine on a military base in North Carolina for two weeks as a pandemic precaution, Marshmallow lived with his parents until they were finally reunited.

Golden Retriever with terminal cancer ticks off his bucket list

Golden Retriever with terminal cancer ticks off his bucket list

Theo has been ticking lots off his list (Picture: Caters)A Golden Retriever with terminal cancer is enjoying as much as he possibly can in the time he has left.Theo’s love for life prompted Jenny to compile an enormous bucket list of things for him to experience.

A third of UK pet owners think their dog or cat acts differently during Mercury Retrograde

A third of UK pet owners think their dog or cat acts differently during Mercury Retrograde

In fact, it could all be to do with astrology, with 32% of pet owners believing that Mercury Retrograde causes their pets to act strangely.

How to watch Puppy Bowl XVI: Meet the 2020 lineup!

How to watch Puppy Bowl XVI: Meet the 2020 lineup!

If you're watching this year's showdown with your pet, be sure to post a photo; you may be featured on Animal Planet's Instagram story during the game.Puppy Bowl XVI will air Sunday, Feb. 2) The pregame show will start at 2 p.m Eastern time.

Jenna Bush Hager announces January book club pick

Jenna Bush Hager announces January book club pick

After 10 months of fun in 2019 , we are excited to continue recommending our favorite books to the Read With Jenna community in 2020.To kick things off in January, Jenna Bush Hager has selected "Dear Edward," by Ann Napolitano.

Internet-famous cat Lil Bub dies at age 8

Internet-famous cat Lil Bub dies at age 8

However, Bridavsky said he did not expect Lil Bub to pass away so soon."To say that our family is devastated would be an understatement But most importantly, BUB has made a huge difference in the world of animal welfare, and in the lives of millions of people worldwide" Bridavsky wrote.

'Doctor Dogs': Meet the diabetic-alert dog who saved a boy's life

'Doctor Dogs': Meet the diabetic-alert dog who saved a boy's life

Diabetic-alert dogs use a strip called a brinsel to let people know they need to check their blood-sugar levels.While in the car, Whitley the dog alerted Clay Ronk that he needed to check his blood sugar right away.

Pilots and Paws: Working to Give Animals the Loving Home They Deserve

Pilots and Paws: Working to Give Animals the Loving Home They Deserve

All arranged by volunteers, Pilots and Paws help abandoned dogs from shelters where they would have been euthanized and fly them to new loving homes.Maybe they’re going to a home or to a shelter.” There are now up to 4,000 volunteer pilots helping out with this amazing organization.

Hero Pilot Makes Emergency Landing to Save a Dog From Freezing

Hero Pilot Makes Emergency Landing to Save a Dog From Freezing

An Air Canada pilot is being hailed as a hero after his plane, traveling from Tel Aviv to Toronto, experienced a heating system malfunction in the plane’s cargo hold. The pilot diverted the plane to Frankfurt, Germany where Simba was placed on a new flight.

The Lion Queen is BACK: Fears for big cat named Charm allayed in remarkable TV series

The Lion Queen is BACK: Fears for big cat named Charm allayed in remarkable TV series

Incredible footage from the sensational new Big Cat Tales series shows how Charm has remarkably given birth to cubs after coming back to her historic domain. Scene from Big Cat Tales (Image: Animal Planet)There was more angst for Charm when the BBC cameras stopped rolling.

Abandoned for being 'too old,' 16-year-old dog finds fame during Super Bowl

Abandoned for being 'too old,' 16-year-old dog finds fame during Super Bowl

For the second year in a row, the network will also feature “Puppy Bowl Presents: The Dog Bowl” as a fun way to encourage the adoption of senior shelter animals, special-needs pets and hard-to-adopt breeds.

Animal Planet reveals the Puppy Bowl XV starting lineup

Animal Planet reveals the Puppy Bowl XV starting lineup

The Puppy Bowl is Animal Planet's answer to the Super Bowl. Every dog and cat that has taken part in the game in previous years has ended up getting adopted, a streak Animal Planet hopes to continue in the 15th edition of the contest.

Puppy Bowl features Penguins and Keyboard Cat!

Puppy Bowl features Penguins and Keyboard Cat!

According to Puppy Bowl executive producer Melinda Toporoff, in an interview with Variety.com, this year’s game included 66 puppies, 30 kittens, 5 penguins, 3 adult cats, 8 tailgate party dogs, 4 service dogs, and 6 hamsters.

A Crappy Trip: Service Dog Answers Call of Nature, Forces Emergency Landing

A Crappy Trip: Service Dog Answers Call of Nature, Forces Emergency Landing

Consider the case of Philadelphia-bound US Airways Flight 598, which made an unexpected stop in Kansas City a few hours after its departure from Los Angeles. “About an hour into the flight, I started smelling this terrible smell,” passenger Steven McCall told Inside Edition’s Diane McInerney.