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Inside Maria Menounos' Festive Holiday Party — for Dogs!

Imagine a house party where only dogs came. That was pretty much Maria Menounos' life on Saturday night. The Conversations with Maria Menounos podcast ...

Maria Menounos and Rally Health to Host Dog Walk at Griffith Park in Los Angeles to Promote Healthy  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 12, 2018--TV/radio personality Maria Menounos and digital health company Rally HealthSM are teaming up with ...

Kodak the dog had a rough start, but it's all blue skies from here  Mother Nature Network

A Belgian Malinois named Kodak finds the perfect home with a veteran and a family of people who understand the breed.

Meet Major! The rescue dog is the newest member of the Biden family  USA TODAY

Former Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Jill, brought home a striking new member of the household, a black and white German shepherd.

Biden adopts German shepherd named Major  CNN

Former Vice President Joe Biden has a new four-legged addition to his family: a German shepherd named Major.

93-Year-Old Veteran Becomes Hero Again By Adopting 13-Year-Old Dog  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. (CBSDFW.COM) – A 93-year-old Navy veteran has once again become a hero. This time to a 13-year-old dog that was facing ...

Hero German Shepherd Rescues Family from Gas Leak  Breitbart News

A German Shepherd rescue earned praise for being a very good dog after she alerted her owners to a potentially fatal propane gas leak.

NHSPCA Needs Public's Help Caring for 36 German Shepherds Neglected by Owner  NECN

A group of 36 German Shepherds in New Hampshire are in desperate need of the public's help this holiday season. The NHSPCA has depleted most of its ...

Camp Fire Survivor Reunites With Dog That Saved Him  NBC Bay Area

A Butte County man who lost his home in the Camp Fire came close to losing his beloved dog too. But on Tuesday, the two were reunited.

Three women saved 'Sacario" & we are all very grateful  The Laconia Daily Sun

To The Daily Sun,. Kudos to the three women who saved "Sacario" from euthanasia! I was appalled when I read that the N.H. Humane Society was planning to ...

German shepherd smells gas, saves Long Neck family  The News Journal

Greta, a 5-year-old German shepherd smelled propane and woke up her owners, potentially saving their lives.

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

Max is a 1-year-old German Shepherd with Char-Wills German Shepherd Rescue in New Ringgold.

Gulf Coast Humane Society receives $250000 donation  Florida Weekly

When Jerry Brown adopted his German Sheppard from Gulf Coast Humane Society in 2011, he walked away impressed. That feeling hung with Mr. Brown for ...

Adopt a dog with Dog Rescue Newcastle: December 12  Newcastle Star

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

Dog thrown from vehicle in Red Bank Tuesday, going to foster home for recovery  WTVC

3-month-old German Shepherd Ali survived a fall most would not, leaving him with a broken leg and a long road to recovery. With the community's support, it's a ...

PHX trooper hurt, dog captured after hours loose  ABC15 Arizona

A German shepherd that snarled traffic as it loped on and off two Phoenix freeways during much of Tuesday morning's commute will be quarantined for 10 days ...

German shepherd smells gas, saves family WVEC

LONG NECK, Del. — Confused, Ken Walsh looked at the clock. 3 a.m.. Outside the bedroom door, his 5-year-old German shepherd, Greta, was barking and ...

News for people in a hurry: Thanksgiving weekend  The News Journal

The traditional Black Friday shopping frenzy appears to be on the decline. In Delaware, some shoppers were still out early looking for deals on Friday, but there ...

Dog hit by train; Good Samaritans come to the rescue

There's quite a dog tale getting attention in White Bear Lake. Heidi Wigdahl introduces us to Cabi - who was hit by a train - but is now on the road to recovery ...

Dog home safe after ice rescue on Kalamazoo River

ALLEGAN, Mich. - A dog, which was stuck on a patch of land and ice in the middle of the Kalamazoo River, is safe tonight. He was discovered, and saved, ...

Rescue pets of the week: Toby and Adelaide  St. Cloud Times

Tobias, aka Toby, is an exuberant 1.5-year-old gold-and-white German Shepherd/St. Bernard mix who is already neutered and ready to find a new home.

Letters: Lifesaving rescue dog shows value of adopting pets  The News Journal

Readers also talk about the Delaware GOP, addiction during the holidays and the Statue of Liberty.

You Know You're From...Kronenwetter: Crossroads K9 Rescue  WSAW

From California to Mississippi, Texas and beyond, Crossroads K9 rescue is making a difference, giving dogs a new lease on life.

Puppy takes first steps after spending her life locked in a cage  Metro

A puppy has taken her first steps after spending most of her life being locked in a crate so small she was unable to stand. Gracie Lacey, a black and...

12 subscription boxes — including Louisiana products — to keep the spirit of holiday giving year-round  The Advocate

When Jennifer Beaver received her first Birchbox subscription box as a gift last Christmas, she became part of a trend. The subscription e-commerce market has ...

In the news  NWAOnline

Martin Speechley, a New York police detective, said a bank robber appears to have an interest in police work, given that he has passed notes scribbled on DVD ...

Joe Biden's new BFF? A rescue dog named Major  WTVA

Former Vice President Joe Biden has adopted a German shepherd from a Delaware animal shelter.

Photos: PHOTOS: Fayetteville area shelter dogs for adoption  The Fayetteville Observer

These dogs at the Cumberland and Harnett County animal shelters are looking for a home. See cats available for adoption in a separate slideshow. Adoption ...

Q&A with ... Nancy Carberry, new chief of staff at town hall  Fairfield Citizen

FAIRFIELD — Originally from Philadelphia, Nancy Carberry has worked in the corporate realm of different industries including pharmaceuticals, entertainment ...

The Best Gifts Between $50-$250 To Give This Holiday Season  TIME

These are some of our favorite gadgets, games, and services (doggy DNA tests, anyone?) to gift someone this year between $50 and $250.

Joe Biden Adopted a Rescue Dog and People Say They Look Like Twins  Thrillist

Former Vice President Joe Biden recently adopted a rescue dog named Major and people on Twitter can't help bu point out the resemblance.

DCSO searchers find missing teen west of Redmond  KTVZ

An 18-year-old who became separated from his father Saturday while running their dogs in an area west of Redmond prompted a search that found him and his ...

Former vice president Joe Biden gets a new four-legged friend  Washington Post

Former vice president Joe Biden has a new, four-legged friend. He and his wife, Jill Biden, adopted a 10-month-old German shepherd from the Delaware ...

Santa Barbara Shines in 66th Annual Downtown Holiday Parade  Noozhawk

Canines and their handlers from Santa Barbara County Search and Rescue are grand marshals for *service* during the Thomas Fire and debris flows.

Lorain County Dog Kennel encourages 'Adopt don't shop'  The Morning Journal

The Lorain County Dog Kennel visited Lorain Public Library System's Domonkas Library, 4125 E. Lake Road in Sheffield Lake, on Nov. 12 to inform visitors the ...

Despite horror, search team sees silver lining in rescues

Garland Newton finds positives in what sometimes are bad situations as a member of Black Diamond Search and Rescue Council, which enlists specially ...

This dog DNA test helped me figure out what breed my rescue dog is — and what health conditions to watch out for  INSIDER

We used Embark's dog DNA test to figure out the breed of our rescue dog — as well as health risks, projected weight and size, and other fun facts.

Fulshear police captain's German Shepherd rescues 10-year-old mutt from coyotes  Houston Chronicle

A Fulshear police officer is warning nearby residents of coyotes after his dog survived a surprise attack earlier this week. Three coyotes scaled Fulshear Police ...

Pup trapped in tiny cage for 5 months ready for long walks  Metro Newspaper UK

A PUPPY who spent the first five months of life locked in a crate so small she was not able to stand is on the mend. Gracie Lacey suffered a cruciate ligament ...

Marvin, the lost Mexican mutt, isn't alone. Here's what to do when you spot a lost dog.  Bangor Daily News

You're in northern Penobscot County and you see a dog. What do you do next?. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor ...

Fundraiser pairs paws with Claus for animal group  Seguin Gazette-Enterprise

Christmas is a time of year for fun, food and holiday spirit — and for some of the area's furriest residents a chance to take a picture with Santa Claus.

Saying goodbye: Novi police dog honored with service, funeral at War Dog Memorial

In a funeral with full honors, including a color guard and the playing of "Taps," retired Novi police dog Moose was recently laid to rest at the War Dog Memorial in ...

'This is from Calaveras County. My home.' | Community  Calaveras Enterprise

Angels Camp resident Andi Kinyon has made it her life's work to help others in times of crisis. Following Hurricane Katrina in 2005 and the 2010 earthquake in ...

How an alert bomb-sniffing dog prompted an evacuation, but gave everyone peace of mind​​​​​​​  Allentown Morning Call

Lehigh County's government center was evacuated Monday after a dog trained in explosives hit on a package in the mail.

Family Credits Their German Shepherd For Saving Their Lives From A Gas Leak  TheThings

They are not called man's best friend for nothing. A German Shepard is being hailed a hero after she woke her owner up in the middle of the night after smelling ...

'We just want to get him home': Dog hurt in Medway crash is still missing  The County

Marvin, the missing dog from Mexico, is still out there, somewhere. The German shepherd-greyhound mix who escaped a car accident on Interstate 95 near ...

Spanish police rescued an adorable puppy and called him Stan Lee

Police came to rescue when the dog was spotted being kicked by a member of the public.

Pet Parade: German Shepherd Resource And Rescue Center  CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) — Three dogs up for adoption through the German Shepherd Resource and Rescue Center were featured on the Pet Parade Sunday morning.

German Shepherd Involved in Ohio Prison Rehabilitation Program Beaten to Death by Inmate  Newsweek

A German Shepherd dog taking part in a rehabilitation program at an Ohio jail was beaten to death by an inmate, according to the animal rescue charity that sent ...

Rescue Me: Emaciated, neglected German shepherd found on roadside  The Fayetteville Observer

Our Rescue Me series features pet rescue and foster stories from our readers. Each week, we bring you a story about an animal fostered or adopted from a ...

Dogs Looking For Forever Homes - Adoption Event Saturday at PetSm

Muttley Crew German Shepherd Rescue is holding an adoption event at the Texarkana Petsmart this Saturday, June 2 from 10 AM to 3:30 PM.

Vegas Shepherd Rescue | 10/17/18  KTNV Las Vegas

RideNow Powersports Vegas hosts the Inaugural Desert Rose Sand Show to benefit Vegas Shepherd Rescue.

Wyoming Rescue Mission's new shelter in Casper offers twice the amount of space, better facilities for homeless population  Casper Star-Tribune Online

In another lifetime, Tina passed by homeless people without so much as a second glance.

VIDEO: Southern California firefighters help German shepherd down cliff  KGO-TV

Orange County firefighters took on a daring dog rescue to save a German shepherd stuck on a cliff in Dana Point.

German shepherds rescued from "hoarding situation" in an Oxford home

Around a dozen German shepherds were found in a home last weekend in Oxford, some of the dogs were turned over to a rescue facility in Indianapolis.

Caesar the German Shepherd loses battle with cancer after surviving abuse  KCTV Kansas City

Caesar, a German Shepherd who was recovering after nearly freezing to death, has lost his battle with cancer and died. Missouri German Shepherd Rescue ...

Help Rescue Or Foster Animals Displaced By Florence  CBS Baltimore

As water rescues continue for people trapped in flooded neighborhoods in the Carolinas after Florence's fury, several animals that were rescued ahead of the ...

Draper firefighter gives new life to stray dog from fire that killed beloved chief

The deadly Mendocino Complex Fire proved tragic for the Draper Fire Department. But the department also saved a life, and gave a stray dog a new home.

Officers round up German shepherds that 'terrorized' town | KIRO-TV  KIRO Seattle

A pack of German shepherds that Mossyrock residents said terrorized their small community are now in the hands of Lewis County Animal Control.

Southwest Virginia man helps relocate dogs from path of Hurricane Florence

BRISTOL — Road-weary and sleep-deprived, Wise County resident Chris Haverly drove hundreds of miles Thursday to help relocate German shepherds from ...

Features: At the Shelter (12/6/18)  State Gazette

“Ask experimenters why they experiment on animals, and the answer is: 'Because the animals are like us.' Ask experimenters why it is morally okay to ...

Twelve German Shepherds in hoarding case, now up for adoption

ANDERSON Co., SC (WSPA) - - A brand new Anderson County animal rescue is already busting at the seams with dogs who need their forever home.

Staying Connected With Her Dogs, Even While At Work  Hartford Courant

“Callie, come here,” says Samantha Cohen of Vernon. Her 3-year-old German Shepherd rescue dog wanders over and Cohen tosses her a treat — using an ...

Wise County man helps relocate dogs from storm's path  Bristol Herald Courier

Road weary and sleep deprived, Wise County's Chris Haverly drove hundreds of miles Thursday to help relocate German shepherd dogs from the path of ...

Wags to Riches Benefit for Dog Rescue Group  Livermore Independent

Celebrate the “Year of the Dog” at the annual “Wags to Riches” fundraising event taking place in Livermore at the Shrine Event Center on October 6, 2018.

German Shepherd, Husky Puppies Found Mutilated, But Alive, in Oakland  NBC Bay Area

Two German shepherd puppies and a four-month-old Husky puppy were found mutilated but alive in Oakland, and now there's a desperate attempt to save them ...

Alderman demands city stop letting rescue groups ‘cherry-pick’ purebred dogs  Chicago Sun-Times

Ald. Ray Lopez said of the 14000 dogs processed by the city last year, 8000 were went to rescue groups given dibs on purebred or "premium" animals.

Greater Houston German Shepherd Dog Rescue presents Jingle Bell Bark and Brew  CultureMap Houston

The Greater Houston German Shepherd Dog Rescue's annual Jingle Bell Bark & Brew fundraising and adoption event will celebrate their 10th anniversary.

Central California SPCA euthanizes wrong dog  KMPH Fox 26

FRESNO, Calif. (FOX26) -- A woman who rescues German Shepherds says the Central California SPCA euthanized the wrong dog.The dog was put down ...

Shenandoah Shepherd Rescue's adorable adoptables  WJLA

Shenandoah Shepherd Rescue is making a world of difference for the lives of German shepherds. In less than two years since launching, the organization has ...

Loving German shepherd Zoey longs to be someone's family dog  The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Zoey is a 9-year-old full-breed German shepherd who is available for adoption at the San Luis Obispo County Animal Services' shelter. For more information ...

Pets of the Week  Urbana Daily Citizen

Barely Used Pets (dog)Riley is quite the ham. He will sit and beg for a treat. Riley is a 4-year-old Jack Russell Terrier. He is good with other dogs and c.

German shepherd Nicky Fury would love to hang around and play  OCRegister

Breed: German shepherd. Age: 5 months. Gender: Male. Nicky Fury's story: Nicky affectionate and playful and loves other dogs. He will require eyelid surgery ...

How a rescue dog changed this Gulf War veteran's life  Green Bay Press Gazette

Gulf War veteran Warren Demmin's life was forever changed when he received Loki from White Paws German Shepherd Rescue three months ago.

German shepherd trapped on island rescued along with owner by EM fire  WQAD Moline

EAST MOLINE, Illinois -- Nikita the German Shepherd got wet and cold, but thanks to the efforts of East Moline firefighters, is home safe and sound with her ...

Abandoned German Shepherd lives happily ever after  KTNV Las Vegas

A German Shepherd is living happily ever after being abandoned in his backyard. 13 Action News first covered the story when viewers were concerned about ...

City of West Jordan employees rescue German Shepherd from drainage pipe  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

WEST JORDAN, Utah - The West Jordan Animal Shelter released photos Monday of crews helping rescue a German Shephard from a drainage pipe: Details ...

‘Hero dog’ who helped rescue Italian quake survivors is found dead. His owner says he was poisoned.  The Washington Post

The dog's death has prompted calls for stronger cruelty-prevention laws in Italy.

Woman finds dog without a tongue. Rescue group worries about dog's life without it.  USA TODAY

On Monday night, a woman saw the dog sitting on the side of the road with no owner in sight. She took it to a veterinarian's office and noticed that it was eating ...

Utah firefighter rescues new best friend while battling California wildfire

DRAPER, Utah -- The Draper City Fire Department tragically lost a crew member in the Mendocino complex fire, but they also gained a new one with four legs.

Firefighter Adopts German Shepherd He Rescued From California Wildfires  Inside Edition

Mendo the German shepherd went from fleeing wildfires to settling into a forever home, thanks to a Utah firefighter who spotted his glowing eyes through the ...

Abandoned Dog With 13 Puppies Finds Foster Home At San Rafael Pet Boarder  CBS San Francisco

SAN RAFAEL (KPIX 5) – A San Rafael business has stepped up to foster 13 abandoned German Shepherd puppies and their mom after they were abandoned ...

After 40 German shepherds seized, breeder defends conditions in Somerset  Delmarva Daily Times

Animal control officials seized 40 German shepherds from a breeder on Wednesday after a complaint was made about the health and conditions of the dogs.

German shepherds removed from Franklin Lakes house are almost ready for new homes

Nearly three months after being removed from a Franklin Lakes house unfit for their care, 14 German shepherds were moved to shelters and are nearly ready to ...

A woman rescued 2 homeless dogs in Texas  Business Insider

Judy Obregon, founder of animal rescue organization The Abandoned Ones, rescued a German shepherd and a pit bull from Echo Lake Park in Fort Worth, ...

Firefighter and search and rescue dog help fight cancer  Jackson Sun

Hardin County Fire Department District 14 Chief William Branum and his search and rescue dog Jodi Le are raising money for the Hardin County Cancer ...

Boy murdered stepmum Fiona Scourfield with samurai sword  BBC News

A boy who killed his stepmother with an axe and samurai sword was "obsessed" with watching extreme violence. Rueben Brathwaite, 17, admitted murdering ...

Gone, Not Forgotten: Joliet woman pays tribute to special German shepherd  The Herald-News

Although Tammy Pyzek of Joliet had other high energy dogs at home and used to run an animal rescue, the death of her German shepherd Quinton 18 months ...

Caged German Shepherds rescued from Armstrong County  WTAE Pittsburgh

Caged German Shepherds rescued from Armstrong County.

Prep & Landing Complete Filmography by Jim Korkis  MousePlanet

I wish that Disney was better at documentation. We always assume that Disney must be documenting things, but when I worked for the company, I found that was ...

'Bachelorette' Star Colton Underwood's Rescue Dog Arrives Home, Chows on Chicken  TMZ

Colton Underwood's been united with his furry new roomie, Thor, and the good boy's already making himself at home.

KC German Shepherd who nearly froze to death loses battle with cancer  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The local dog who fought hard to live after being found nearly frozen to death in December 2016 died on Sunday. Caesar the German ...

Franklin Lakes dog owner charged with animal cruelty to surrender 14 German shepherds

A Franklin Lakes woman charged with animal cruelty has agreed to surrender 14 German shepherds she kept malnourished an in squalid conditions inside her ...

Local dog rescued after falling off cliff in Thacher State Park  NEWS10 ABC

An East Bern German shepherd was rescued after being lost in Thacher State Park.

Climber falls 300+ feet on Mount St. Helens and survives  KATU

How Brittany Fintel survived a steep, 300-foot plus fall on Mount St. Helens is anyone's guess.Fintel left the climber's bivouac Saturday morning. She planned to ...

Utah firefighter adopts German shepherd he rescued during California wildfires  Fox News

A German shepherd who Utah firefighters found “huddled under a tree” during the California wildfires has found a new home.

Firefighter's search-and-rescue K9 reported stolen, $3,500 reward offered for dog's return  CBS News

A firefighter from South Carolina says his rescue K9 and some gear was stolen from his car, and he's offering a $3500 reward for the dog's return.

Pasadena resident donates kidney to fellow dog rescue volunteer

A life-saving encounter between Pasadena resident Gary Simmont and Laurel Weetall, of Germantown, occurred at All Shepherd Rescue in Perry Hall several ...

Cowboy volunteers ride to the rescue of horses and other animals from fire area  San Francisco Chronicle

PARADISE — Jerry Kirk stood in the parking lot of a burned-down Safeway shopping center with a group of other cowboys, plotting a rescue route on their cell ...

St Clears murder probe: Boy, 16, arrested as inquiry continues  BBC News

The woman who died at a Carmarthenshire farm was a "tireless" worker for rescue dogs, a charity says.


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