Chesapeake Bay Retriever

  • Therapy dog helps girl recover after spinal injury

    Therapy dog helps girl recover after spinal injury

    Chesapeake Bay Retriever Lewis has a very important job at Baltimore’s Kennedy Krieger Institute — helping 8-year-old Asheauna Pryor learn to move her arms and hands again. In December 2012, Asheauna had surgery to remove a tumor from her spinal cord. While doctors were able to eradicate the abnormal growth, the procedure damaged Asheauna’s spinal […]

  • Heartwarming photo of disabled dog goes viral

    Heartwarming photo of disabled dog goes viral

    Reddit user thepoultron posted a photograph of her dog Bowie, a 6-year-old Chesapeake Bay Retriever, on the popular site, hoping to share a simple but poignant message of love with the online community. But she never could have expected Bowie’s photo and story would go viral, touching the hearts of thousands in only a few […]

  • Top 10 dogs that love the water

    Top 10 dogs that love the water

    Some dogs salivate at the sight of a pool, others have no interest in taking a jump in a lake. These 10 dogs are particularly famed for their burning desire to make a splash. 1. American Water Spaniel2. Chesapeake Bay Retriever3. Cocker Spaniel4. Golden Retriever5. Irish Water Spaniel6. Labrador Retriever7. Newfoundland8. Nova Scotia Duck Tolling […]