Soon, public school students across the state of Maryland could be allowed to have their therapy dogs accompany them to school, if a bill that has been tabled in the House and Senate is passed.
When your dog goes missing for over 5 years, your chances of getting them back are close to zero. But for one family in Millbury, Massachusetts, their prayers were answered when they found their dog five years after the dog wandered from home.
Governor Gregg Abbott of Texas vetoed a bill on Friday, June 25th, 2021, expanding animal cruelty laws that include the unlawful restraining of dogs as a criminal offense.
Residents of Long Grove, Illinois, witnessed their first dog mayor sworn into office on August 7, 2021. Lincoln of Briarcrest Subdivision, a Bernedoodle, received a landslide vote over his other competitors to become the top dog of the year.
Popstar Britney Spears decided that her new Doberman puppy, Porsha, would not be undergoing an ear cropping procedure. The puppy, gifted by her fiancè Sam Ashgari on October 2021, was the newest member of the growing doggie family of the pop singer with a Maltese and a Yorkie.
The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (APSCA) has unveiled on December 2021 their newly decorated ‘real-life room’ for vulnerable dogs who are up for adoption in their APSCA Adoption Center in New York City.
A dog who got lost in a car accident during a snowstorm was reunited with its owners, thanks to the help of animal lovers across Colorado’s Western Slope. It took a month before Mia, a shy and quiet eight-year-old dog with brown spots and floppy ears, was sighted near the scene of the accident.
Dog weddings are virtually unheard of, which is why two dogs, Sassy and Spero, made it to the news when they tied the knot in a grand wedding. The two rescue dogs, who are heartworm survivors, decided to get married in a bid to raise funds that would help other shelter dogs get treatment for heartworm, which can be very expensive.
A 6-year-old Great Dane named Atlas is set to be officially named the world’s tallest living dog by the Guinness Book Of World Records once the review process is complete.