Four Incredibly Lofty Positions Held By Dogs
Just like humans, some dogs have jobs — such as therapy, service, and herding — but what other positions have they filled? Here are four surprising occupations.
Dog elected mayor in Minnesota
Talk about rocking the vote: In Cormorant, a tiny village in northwest Minnesota, a Great Pyrenees named Duke was elected mayor in a “landslide” with 12 votes.
Touching photos document dog’s last day
Gallery: Deciding to euthanize a pet is the most wrenching decision a pet owner can make, but the parents of a cancer-stricken dog were determined to make his last day memorable.
Woman who rescued neglected dog faces jail time
Washington resident Judy Camp faces up to 1 year in prison and a $5,000 fine for taking a dog who was living in deplorable conditions from his owners’ property.
Man under investigation for tattooing his Pit Bull
A North Carolina tattoo artist is under fire after authorities discovered he hadn’t just been inking people. A concerned citizen filed a complaint after discovering that Ernesto Rodriguez had tatted an intricate design on his 4-month-old Pit Bull Terrier puppy, Duchess. “It’s just art,” Rodriguez tells CNN of Duchess’s fresh ink. “I want to put […]
Labradors rescue sick calf, sleep by his bedside
In a touching tale of interspecies friendships, Reddit user Oakenboken took to the web to tell the story of his two Labrador Retrievers, yellow Lab Bosko and his brother, Duke, who cared for a nearly frozen calf on their owner’s ranch six months ago. “His mother was too weak to care for him,” Oakenboken described […]