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Medical Detection Dogs – the science behind the sniff
22 Aug
12:45

Medical Detection Dogs – the science behind the sniff

The Medical Detection Dogs charity sounds like a concept straight out of a science fiction movie: an organisation training dogs to identify human diseases by sniffing out unusual odours. The charity was in the news recently after reaching the finals of the Purina Better With Pets Prize, launched by Purina, […]

Dogs join ground crew at Little Rock airport
21 Aug
12:43

Dogs join ground crew at Little Rock airport

Sophia Nielsen, 10, who was heading back to San Francisco, pets Tula, one of the therapy animals at Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport/Adams Field in Little Rock on Thursday. At airports, passengers routinely see bomb-sniffing dogs with uniformed handlers and give them a wide berth. Other canines spotted at […]

K9 ‘nose work’ training planned: The nose knows
20 Aug
12:42

K9 ‘nose work’ training planned: The nose knows

Wallowa County Humane Society will sponsor it. Ellen Bishop/For the ChieftainLola Johnson rewards her dog, Zita, for locating the target scent during an outdoor Nose Work trial. Buy this photo <!– –> The Wallowa County Humane Society will introduce the new sport of K9 Nose Work to Wallowa […]

The Pet Expert: 5 Simple Steps to House-Train Your Puppy
18 Aug
2:05

The Pet Expert: 5 Simple Steps to House-Train Your Puppy

For those who have visited our outlet store recently, you may have noticed two new puppies hanging around: Blue, a 9-week-old Burmese Mountain Dog, bottle-fed since 2.5 weeks of age, and Bodhi, a sweet-hearted 3-month-old White Shepherd who loves to give snuggles. They have been having a blast making so […]

Daughter of murder victim practicing kindness
17 Aug
2:04

Daughter of murder victim practicing kindness

LOGAN — The daughter of a Laurelville man who was murdered in 2016 is honoring her dad by helping others. Gary Stevens was found dead after an attempted home invasion on Sept. 1, 2016, according to law enforcement. Gary’s daughter, Stacey Stevens, is taking the tragic loss and lovingly channeling […]

Dog Gone Problems: My new rescue dog is upsetting my other two dogs
16 Aug
1:57

Dog Gone Problems: My new rescue dog is upsetting my other two dogs

Dog Gone Problems is a weekly advice column by David Codr, a dog behaviorist in Omaha. David answers dog behavior questions sent in by our readers. You can reach him at dogbehaviorquestions@gmail.com. Dog Gone Problems, I just recently adopted a new dog, Poppy, from the Humane Society. She’s a 1-year-old mix […]

Dog show teaches 4-H’ers patience, creates bonds between animal and owner at Routt County Fair
15 Aug
1:55

Dog show teaches 4-H’ers patience, creates bonds between animal and owner at Routt County Fair

HAYDEN — The dogs got as many, if not more, pep talks than the children showing them did at the 4-H Dog Show at the Routt County Fair. “You be nice. You got this,” Alyvia Cox told her miniature Australian shepard, Fenway, ahead of the competition. Fenway has a reputation for […]

This year, summertime is puppy training time
14 Aug
1:45

This year, summertime is puppy training time

“Have any big plans for the summer?” people sometimes ask by way of small talk. I reply literally: “Yes, housetraining a new puppy.” Our newest family member is a 12-week-old Labrador retriever mix — jet black from the top of his nose to the tip of his slightly odd long […]

CHAREN: Summertime is puppy time
13 Aug
1:38

CHAREN: Summertime is puppy time

“Have any big plans for the summer?” people sometimes ask by way of small talk. I reply literally: “Yes, housetraining a new puppy.” Our newest family member is a 12-week-old Labrador retriever mix — jet black from the top of his nose to the tip of his slightly odd long […]

Opinion: Summertime is puppy time
12 Aug
1:27

Opinion: Summertime is puppy time

“Have any big plans for the summer?” people sometimes ask by way of small talk. I reply literally: “Yes, housetraining a new puppy.” Our newest family member is a 12-week-old Labrador retriever mix — jet black from the top of his nose to the tip of his slightly odd long […]

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