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Dog Makes Court Appearance

October 7, 2020

A dog trained to help child crime victims overcome the psychological burden of testifying in court made a rare appearance in an eastern Japan court in July, legal sources said Tuesday. The 6-year-old golden retriever accompanied a teen girl for some 90 minutes while she was cross-examined during the trial of a man accused of […]

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4-H Dog Project

October 7, 2020

A new opportunity is opening up for the youth of Power County and their furry friends with the latest creation of a 4-H dog project, which will allow children to develop their relationship with their dogs while also providing exercise and training for their four-pawed companion. The project, which was recently put together by Rockland […]

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Bella And Her Service Dog

October 7, 2020

Gisele James has seen the difference. The superintendent of Par Excellence Academy watched a service dog in the Newark community school help change the life of one of her students, and positively affect other kids in the building. Now, that student, in turn, wants to make service dogs available to other students with social and […]

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MTSU’s Police Dog

October 7, 2020

For MTSU Police K9 handler and patrol specialist Zachery Brooker, the loyalty he receives from his K9 Bobby “can’t be compared.” This month marks the anniversary of the dog’s first year of service for the campus police department. Bobby and Brooker have been “very fortunate to have a really good first year” and the other […]

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Ginger’s Pet Rescue

October 7, 2020

Over the past 15 years, Ginger’s Pet Rescue has saved over 18,000 dogs from all over the world. Iran, Korea, Mexico, Thailand, and the United States are just a few places they have been to save a dog in need. Founder of Ginger’s Pet Rescue, Ginger Luke, rescued her first dog in January of 2006. […]

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BluePath Service Dogs

October 7, 2020

Even from a distance, participants at BluePath Service Dogs’ annual Walkathon showed their support by walking with their furry friends during its virtual fundraiser. Participants during the fourth annual fundraiser were asked to walk with their dogs on their own and post pictures to the organization’s social media pages afterwards. The organization, which started in […]

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Advocate For Animals

October 7, 2020

More than five years ago, a former law -enforcement officer decided he would secure the community in another way. Sgt. Michellangelo “Mike” Brown is the animal control officer supervisor for Lowndes County Animal Services. He previously worked as a corporal in the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office jail division and has been a unit director for […]

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Therapy Dog Bringing Comfort

October 7, 2020

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office has a special K-9 who plays an important role. While most K-9s help in crime scenes and investigations, Comfort Caj is crime therapy dog and brings smiles to the community and the sheriff’s office. “He really brings a light and energy to this whole building, that you can’t fathom, you […]

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Magnus The Lazy Dog

October 7, 2020

Are you someone who would rather stay in with a good book than go out for a run? Do you have an extensive collection of comfortable onesies and sleepwear that you are often spotted donning around the household – even when it is nowhere close to bedtime? If you answered ‘yes’ to any of the […]

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Montgomery County’s Therapy Dog

October 7, 2020

Montgomery County has a new tool to help give crime victims some support. That tool’s name is Zurg. Zurg is the new therapy dog for the Montgomery County district attorney’s office. Montgomery County District Attorney Daryl Bailey introduced Zurg as the newest member of the team Monday. Coming from Canine Companions for Independence, Zurg will […]

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