After the search for the World’s Cutest Dog was narrowed down to three finalists in a contest that attracted thousands of applicants, a winner was finally revealed on October 12, 2022. The winner is Gordon, an 11-year-old Shiba Inu survivor of a hit-and-run accident, and he was adopted by Wendy Wickersham and Jim Larson from Arkansas.
When “Dancing With The Stars” longtime dancer Cheryl Burke and actor Matthew Lawrence announced the finalization of their divorce on September 2022, both parties were able to amicably settle on all things, except for one - their beloved French Bulldog, Ysabella. After being married for 3 years, the couple decided to call it quits after Burke filed the initial petition for divorce on February 2022. Both will honor their prenuptial agreements with neither of them receiving spousal support.
The world’s oldest living dog, according to the Guinness Book of Word Records, died at the age of 22 on October 3, 2022. Pebbles, the 4-lb Toy Fox Terrier, was five months shy of celebrating her 23rd birthday. She died due to old age at her home in Taylors, South Carolina, with her owners, Bobby and Julie Gregory.
With the demand for puppy sales increased since the pandemic’s start, online scams are also rising. Fake sellers pretending to be reputable breeders are posting fake puppy litter online to entice buyers with reasonable prices.
When news broke out that Hurricane Ian would be traversing southern Florida’s coast on September 28, 2022, Mike Merrill and his animal rescue organization stepped in to rescue dogs and cats in the storm’s path and relocate them elsewhere.
It is going to be one big wedding reception on October 2, 2022, when more than 178 canine couples are set to break the Guinness Book of World Records for the largest dog wedding ceremony ever attempted.
What dog runs faster than Usain Bolt? Viewers will soon find the answer when they tune in to ABC on September 25, 2022, at 3 pm ET. The American Kennel Club (AKC) has announced the broadcast of the third annual AKC Fastest Dogs USA with the help of the official sponsors, namely The Farmer’s Dog and YuMOVE.
A bald and hungry puppy rescued from the streets has found a new home after spending the first five months of her life alone. The Terrier mix, named Dobby by her rescuers, had a remarkable recovery after receiving great care from her foster home and being treated for the scabs that caused her baldness.
A new advisory by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released in September 2022 states that the topical ointment, fluorouracil, also known as 5-FU or 5-fluorouracil, is found to be toxic to dogs.