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Ocala dog to compete Monday at Westminster Dog Show  Ocala

Doreen Heywood's 3-year-old Australian cattle dog nicknamed Kitt will strut her stuff in the 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Best of Breed competition ...

Fourteen cats, four pups are homeless this week  Daily Journal Online

Six cats at the Desloge Pound; a dog and seven cats at the Farmington Pound; three dogs at the Park Hills Pound; and a cat at the Fredericktown Pound are.

Dog DNA testing takes off, and generates debate

As people peer into DNA for clues to health and heritage, man's best friend is under the microscope, too. Genetic testing for dogs has surged in recent years, ...

Kevin McClintock: Dog named Lucky hoping for some luck with new owners  Joplin Globe

An Australian cattle dog by the name of Lucky is hoping some of her namesake will help her find a new forever home.

Dog DNA Testing on the Rise  Voice of America

More medical professionals have come to support genetic testing of dogs. But others still are concerned about how that information will be used.

Westminster agility 2019: Talk about an action 'Verb.' Border collie wins speediest part of dog show

The verb? “Run.” And fast. That's just what Verb, a fleet-footed border collie from Wyncote, Pennsylvania, did to soar to victory at the 2019 Westminster Masters ...

Local dog wins at Westminster  WLKY Louisville

Local Dog wins first place and is using prize money to help other canines.

Deaf dog Titan who went missing from Longbenton found safe in Gosforth garden 8 days later  Chronicle Live

Owner Tami Rogers, of Jesmond, Newcastle, says she is relieved to have Titan back and has thanked all the people who helped to look for him after he went ...

22 Healthiest Dog Breeds - Dogs With the Least Health Problems and Long Lifespans

From Australian Shepherds to Beagles to Siberian Huskies, dogs range in size as well as general health. Find the perfect best friend who can be by your side for ...

These Dog Breeds Boast Some Talented Pups

Although every dog is unique and special in their own way, these dog breeds have some remarkable and record-breaking representatives.

Dog Breeds With the Highest (and Lowest) Exercise Needs

Adequate exercise is essential to keep any dog healthy and happy. But certain dog breeds — or mixes who maintain some of their breed characteristics — tend ...

We heard all your suggestions, and this is our new dog's name  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

We received a ton of name suggestions and I appreciate each and every one. After mulling it over for several days, we chose against the name Snoopy.

Help us name our new dog  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

My wife, the kids and I are thrilled to welcome to our home a little rescued pup. Furrytail Endings is the rescue group we went through, and they've been so kind, ...

Lost pets — update for Feb. 12, 2019  The Topeka Capital-Journal

The following animals have been brought to the Helping Hands Humane Society, 5720 S.W. 21st. The telephone number is 233-7325.CatsFemale, black and ...

Lewiston service dog on the path to training  Lewiston Sun Journal

Leah Venable of Lewiston and friend Bethany Belanger walk along the East Coast Greenway Trail in Lewiston on Thursday with Willow, an Australian cattle dog ...

Photos: 5 dogs in need of adoption now at PAWS  The Northwest Florida Daily News

My name is MIA. I am a spayed female, tan German Shepherd Dog mix. The shelter staff think I am about 3 years old. I am very friendly, a good kisser and sweet.

Adoptable pets at Arizona Humane Society and Maricopa County Animal Care (2/7/19)  ABC15 Arizona

Want to save the life of a shelter pet and bring a new best friend into your home? There are hundreds of adoptable cats and dogs awaiting a new home. Here are ...

In the Gig Economy, Dog-Walking Is Now a Career Option. Here's What You Need to Know.  Willamette Week

Otis literally cannot contain himself. Only a few minutes after dog-walker Josh Fielder lets the 5-month-old Boston terrier puppy out of his crate, the little guy ...

After years on the run, elusive stray dog finally finds home

Through social media, Taylor the blue heeler became “a community dog,” thanks to Toddie Grier, the animal rescuer who first spotted her in 2013.

Puppy Bowl Photos & Dogs Starting Lineup 2019

Puppy Bowl XV airs on Animal Planet today before the Super Bowl, presented by Pedigree. The pre-game show features dozens of adoptable puppies from ...

The true blue: Book reveals the real origins of Australia's famous cattle dog  ABC News

The origins of the blue heeler are mired in myth and mystery. Some websites even claim that the breed is descended from six breeds, including the Dalmatian, ...

Find a Friend: Australian cattle dog and blue healer mix Sarah

Today's adoptable pet on Find A Friend is a 2 year old Australian cattle dog and blue healer mix.

Meet Phoenix, a beautiful Australian Cattle Dog | Pets

Phoenix is a beautiful five-year-old Australian Cattle Dog. Her striking blue merle coat and perky ears make her a great photography subject – perhaps she's the ...

Photos of the Week: Lego Bugatti, Snowy Seattle, Cattle Dating  The Atlantic

Valentine's Day among humans and animals, fashion in New York City, dogs at play and in competition, a peasant-revolt reenactment in Croatia, family reunions ...

Pet of the Week: Meet Cinch, a 4-year-old Australian cattle dog

BOISE — Friday on the News at News, we introduced our viewers to our newest Pet of the Week. Cinch is a 4-year-old Australian cattle dog who enjoys playing ...

Old cattle dog teaches new pup some tricks  AG Week

It was a wonderful weekend with the opportunity to have everyone home to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. In our home, as in most, we have much to be ...

Max the Australian Cattle Dog is a National Hero After Saving Young Girl  Fatherly

A 17-year-old Australian Cattle Dog named Max saved the life of a young girl lost in the mountains of Queensland, Australia last week. The good, old boy found ...

This beagle mama is raising a baby possum after losing pups  New York Post

Molly, a beagle who lives with owners Elle and Sara Moyle, in Victoria, Australia, recently lost her litter of puppies at birth. For days, the Moyles said, the beagle ...

Bark if you want an official state dog  Pamplin Media Group

Bark if you want an official state dog, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.

Super Bowl LIII Matches The New England Patriots Against The Los Angeles Rams  NPR

The New England Patriots play against the Los Angeles Rams for the 53rd Super Bowl. NPR's Tom Bowman regales Scott Simon with football lore.

The cow dogs are coming to Cheyenne, Wyo.  Fence Post

The National Cattle Dog Association National Finals will be held in Cheyenne Wyo., June 13-17 at the Laramie County Fairgrounds. Talented canines will ...

Max's Mission: Australian Cattle Dog Colt, 1, looking for active family

This week, Hattie and Max stopped by Pawsavers special needs rescue to meet Colt, a 1-year-old Australian Cattle Dog who is deaf.

Cattle dog Zoey's new owner thanks those who passed her by | Going Home  TCPalm

FORT PIERCE — When Zoey's new owner asked why it took so long for the nine-year-old Australian Cattle Dog to be adopted, the answer was obvious to ...

Cattledog Australian Championship trials  Grafton Daily Examiner

Cattledog Australian Championship trials - See David Bennett and his dogs get in some quick practice befor this weekend's Australian championship catteldog ...

Grace Harper  Madisonville Meteor

Grace Elaine Harper was born Jan. 18, 1948, in Port Arthur. She graduated from Kirbyville High School in 1966 and served her country in the U.S. Navy ...

This 'Australian Cattle Dog Mix' Need a Good Home  Redheaded Blackbelt

I am an unaltered female, blue merle and black Australian Cattle Dog mix. The shelter thinks I am about 5 years old. I have been at the shelter since May 01, ...

This 'Australian Cattle Dog and Pit Bull Terrier' Mix Needs a Good Home  Redheaded Blackbelt

I am a spayed female, white and tan Australian Cattle Dog and Pit Bull Terrier. The shelter thinks I am about 8 months old. I have been at the shelter since Oct 04 ...

Deaf, partially blind dog kept child safe in Australian wilderness  Mother Nature Network

Queensland, Australia, police credit a deaf and partially blind Australian cattle dog, aka a blue heeler, for keeping a lost 3-year-old girl safe after she wandered ...

10 Of The Healthiest Dog Breeds

Although this varies on an individual basis, here are 10 dog breeds that tend to have the fewest health problems.

10 dog breeds that are easy to train  INSIDER

From German Shepherds to golden retrievers, here are some of the easiest dog breeds to train based on their eagerness to please and intelligence.

NH man accused of abusing dog in 'disturbing' video  Bangor Daily News

A Portsmouth man is accused of abusing a dog while walking it down the street after police say a witness recorded a “disturbing” video. Portsmouth police say ...

Pet of the Week: Adopt Keegan the Cattle Dog

Keegan is a ten-month-old Australian Cattle Dog mix ready to jump into your Jeep and explore the outback. He weighs thirty-two pounds, and although he might ...

They loved their cattle dog. Then it ran at police and was shot, video shows  The Charlotte Observer

A police officer in Reidsville, NC, was cleared of wrongdoing by the police chief and has returned to duty after shooting and killing a family's dog in the police ...

Clarence Valley to host cattle dog trials  Grafton Daily Examiner

FOR the very first time, The Australian Cattle Dog Trials Championships will be held in the Clarence Valley. Organiser David Bennett said about 80 competitors, ...

VIDEO: Portsmouth man man facing animal cruelty charges after 'disturbing' incident  WGME

PORTSMOUTH (WGME) – A man is facing animal cruelty charges in the city of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, after an incident that police call "quite disturbing.

All paws on board for Placerville training facility  Mountain Democrat

Charlotte Sanchez-Kosa Democrat correspondent. It's been a dream that Placerville area resident Ann McQuillen has had for years. To create a place where ...

Australian Cattle Dog Missing In Glen Ellyn  Glen Ellyn, IL Patch

Australian Cattle Dog Missing In Glen Ellyn - Glen Ellyn, IL - Roxy was last seen on March 10 near the intersection of Main Street and First Street in Glen Ellyn.

Dogs, owners raise funds for Humane Society with show  Wilkes Journal Patriot

Dogs of all shapes, sizes and breeds, along with their human companions, braved the cool, damp morning on Saturday to participate in the 16th annual “Bark in ...

Family of missing dog moves on with hope despite new struggles  Green Bay Press Gazette

SUAMICO - There's no longer an open crate filled with dog toys on the front porch. The backyard doesn't smell of meat and bones marinating in a crock pot ...

(VIDEO) Caring for cattle dogs | Living  Cleburne Times-Review

The first time Shirley Norwood of Cleburne knew she had adopted more than just a stray dog was when a man tried to break into her home one night while.

Pets of the week: A cattle dog mix, a shorthair cat, German shepherd mix puppy

Max is a handsome 9-year-old Australian cattle dog mix with a black and white coat and a friendly personality. Max is a medium-sized pup who weighs about 42 ...

Adopt a dog with Dog Rescue Newcastle: November 14  Newcastle Star

Dog Rescue Newcastle and The Star have partnered to provide a weekly column of some of the area's most eligible K9s. Meet this week's eligible pooches: ...

Dallas Brand to Know: Person + Dog  D Magazine

Maybe you can relate. You've planned every detail of your home just the way you want it. Every throw pillow has a purpose. Every piece of art has a story that ...

Dog trainer held elderly baroness' pooch for ransom: cops  New York Post

An elderly Austrian baroness got royally screwed by a rogue dog trainer who took her prized pooch hostage and demanded $1000 for its return, cops said.

Family Wants Answers After Dog Shot, Killed By Reidsville Police Officer

"He took my best friend Auger for no reason. Complete cold blood, and the only thing he could say was I'm sorry. I'm sorry. I'm so sorry. And he kept on saying ...

Pet of the Week: Lilly  The Mokena Messenger

LillyCharles Penders, of MokenaLilly is a sweet tempered, 9-year-old, Australian cattle dog mix. Not only is she always well behaved, she loves to play and has ...

Disc dog competition comes to Naperville's Nike Park Sept. 1-2  Chicago Daily Herald

Get a look at disc dog competition when the 2018 Ashley Whippet Invitational World Championship comes to Naperville's Nike Park Saturday and Sunday, Sept.

Yip, yip, hooray! Fair dog show showcases canine talent  CullmanSense

Savannah Bischoff with her Australian Cattle Dog, Skye (Christy Perry for The Cullman Tribune) CULLMAN - The dog show, hosted by the Cullman County 4-H ...

Smiling Dog: Joaquin  The Bark

Adoption Story: We heard about him from an Australian Cattle Dog rescue. They learned he was in an outdoor cage in a so-called “kill” facility in the agricultural ...

Dean the Dalmatian needs a forever home KUSA

Dean is a cuddly Dalmatian and Australian cattle dog mix who is about 1-year-old and 43 pounds. He does well with all ages, and needs an active home with a ...

16 To The Rescue: Domino  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Domino is a 5-year-old Australian cattle dog/ lab mix with Haven to Home Rescue in the Milton area.

Temple Animal Shelter offers free adoptions Saturday  Temple Daily Telegram

The Temple Animal Shelter is offering residents a chance to bring home a four-legged friend with no strings attached.The shelter will waive adoption fees ...

Planning a Thru-Hike With Your Dog? Read This First  GearJunkie

Dogs can go darned near everywhere with us — even on a thru-hike. But, just like humans, they require some TLC to ramble on and on.

Pets of the week: A cattle dog mix, a Pomeranian and a Basenji mix

Belle is a striking 1-year-old Australian cattle dog mix with a black nose and ears that really pop against the rest of her lightly dappled white coat. She's a ...

Dog cross breeds that will make you fall in love  The Frisky

Pedigree dogs used to be a huge thing when it came to best breeds, but recently, cross-breeding is taking over. Cross-breeding makes you avoid fur molting, ...

My Hilton Head dog ate a lighter. Here's how we finally got it back.  The Island Packet

Blue heeler cattle dog on Hilton Head swallows Bic lighter fished out by veterinarian at Heritage Animal Hospital.

This Australian cattle dog is up for adoption  Press-Enterprise

Name: Tracker. Gender, breed: Male Australian cattle dog. Age: 1 1/2 years old. About the animal: Tracker is smart and wants to please. He is house-trained, ...

Dog Gone Problems: Help! My Australian cattle dog nips  Omaha World-Herald

Dog Gone Problems: I have a 1-year-old Australian cattle dog mix. He has a strong tendency to nip and bite. What do I do to curb this? He tends to.

Retired Cop Who Shot Neighbor's Dog Found Guilty of Animal Abuse  Riverfront Times

More than a year has passed since Manchester resident Barry Armfield shot and killed his neighbor's dog. Today, a St. Louis County judge found Armfield guilty ...

Facts About Australian Cattle Dogs — AKA Australian Heelers, Blue Heelers, Queensland Heelers

Called Australian Heelers, Blue Heelers and Queensland Heelers for a time, they eventually became known as Australian Cattle Dogs. Registered by the AKC in ...

Riverside man charged after dog attacks teenager | Articles | News  Riverside Brookfield Landmark

More than two weeks after an Australian cattle dog attacked and severely injured a 15-year-old North Riverside boy near First and Forest avenues, Riverside ...

Are Blue Heelers Really Blue?

We were surprised to learn that a lot of people on the Internet search for “Blue Heeler,” which is actually just another name for the Australian Cattle Dog.

Over 690 canines competing to be top dog in McDonald, Tennessee  Chattanooga Times Free Press

More than 690 dogs representing 124 breeds make it appear the AKC All-Breed Dog Show, which starts Thursday in the Tri-State Exhibition Center in McDonald ...

Facts About the Australian Shepherd

What is the Australian Shepherd temperament? Australian Shepherds are loyal, dependable and easygoing. When it comes to play, they never really outgrow ...

Pickles And Violet Run Away and Find Each Other - A Tale of Two Dogs  BKLYNER

DITMAS PARK - After three months of searching for this good boy, Pickles the Dog has finally been found. But wait, there's more! Pickles brought along a friend, ...

Favorite Dog Breeds to Never Win The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show  American Kennel Club

Of the top five breeds registered by the American Kennel Club, three have never won Best in Show at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.

A client's perspective on CCL repair  dvm360

In March, my 6-and-a-half-year-old Australian cattle dog mix, Blitz, ruptured his right cranial cruciate ligament (CCL). Today, he's 14 weeks post-tibial plateau ...

2019 National Farm Machinery Show  RFD-TV

The National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, Kentucky offers the most complete selection of cutting-edge agricultural products, equipment and services ...

Can you guess the breeds of these dogs? Their parents couldn't, so we tested their DNA

Doggy DNA tests can now pinpoint Fido's family tree.

Six under 6 | Cover Stories  Arkansas Times

Jasper is a 5-month-old Blue Heeler, aka an Australian cattle dog. He loves playing catch, "has super wiggle butt powers" and "loves giving kisses to humans, ...

5 things you probably don't know about Australian Cattle Dogs  The Birmingham News -

These working dogs are commonly known as Blue Heelers.

Cattle dog nails the mannequin challenge so well it's almost creepy  Mashable

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DNA testing growing in popularity for dogs, cats, and even birds

It was bound to happen. Bolstered by people's insatiable curiosity to find out who they are and where they came from, the quest for genealogical information via ...

Valparaiso family's pet raccoon to be euthanized, tested for rabies after concern over bite  Lincoln Journal Star

Charlie, the pet raccoon of a Valparaiso family, has been condemned to die.

Beware the dog police: they're canvassing neighborhoods right now  Allentown Morning Call

Every spring, representatives with the state's Department of Dog Law canvas neighborhoods throughout the state to ensure dogs have the proper licensing and ...

Tchoup! Nola! and Stellaaaa! Some dogs' names are an ode to New Orleans  The Advocate

Brees! Chicory! Tchoup! Nola! It's not unusual to hear those names called out in the dog park. New Orleans has its own set of names for canine companions.

Full list of breeds at 2018 National Dog Show  NBC Sports - Misc.

For its annual TV special “The National Dog Show Presented by Purina,” NBC records the judging, examination and walk of all breeds and varieties competing ...

Doggy DNA: Could Your Bulldog Be Part Chihuahua?  NECN

If you've ever wanted to know more about your furry family member and where they came from, a dog DNA testing kit could help. When Amanda Olafsoon of ...

Dill-ightful! Lost dog, Pickles, rescued after three-month search  Brooklyn Paper

This lost pup is home — just in time for the holidays!

The Mutt | By Tomi Juric  The Players' Tribune

"Tomi, do you ever imagine a stadium of 50000 people chanting your name?”

Physical rehab helps 'rock star' Ranger walk again  Penn: Office of University Communications

One morning in August, the Laslocky family's four-year-old Australian cattle dog, Ranger, was limping. By the end of the day, he was unable to stand and didn't ...

Mutt Monday: Bella 5 month old Australian Cattle Dog  InformNNY

Bella is an energetic and good mannered dog for her age!

2016 National Dog Show-Australian Cattle Dog, Herding Group  NBC Sports - Misc.

Watch the Australian Cattle Dog from the Herding Group as it takes part in the 2016 National Dog Show.

Boulder Couple Involved In Crash Pleading For Help Find Their Missing Dogs  CBS Denver

UPDATE: Both dogs have been found and reunited with their owners. BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4) – The search is on for two lost dogs in Boulder. They ran away ...

How often and how far should you walk your dog? It depends  Sacramento Bee

At our house, a long dog walk is 45 minutes each way and may involve stairs and beach walking. A moderate walk is 20 to 30 minutes around the block. A short ...

Pets of the week: 2 shorthair cats and an Australian cattle dog mix

Are you looking for a handsome sidekick and don't mind if he walks on four legs? Come meet Clyde. Clyde is an 8-year-old domestic shorthair with black tabby ...

22 Of The Most Active Dog Breeds  Simplemost

There are nearly 200 dog breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club, and many more combinations when you include mixed pups. Each one comes with ...

Rex Specs Are Goggles For Your Dog  Cycle World Daily

Riding your motorcycle with your dog takes a few pieces of specialized equipment, one being eye protection. Rex Specs are goggles designed specifically for ...

10 Tips for Navigating Tough Decisions about your Dog  The Bark

Many of us—myself included—live in dread of receiving bad news about our pets. We fear the moment when, looking at our vet's face or hearing her voice, we ...

Dogs And Gum Disease: What You Need To Know  DogTime

If left untreated, gum disease leads to tooth decay and tooth loss. It can also contribute to infections and diseases of the heart, lungs, and kidneys. Simple steps ...


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