DogTime’s top 10 dog news stories of 2013
Remember the dog transported behind the SUV? 2013 had no shortage of important events involving man’s best friend — check-out the year's top 10 news stories.
Rescued dog given second “Chance” with police department
A German Shepherd dog named Chance, who was found chained outside a house, was considered a lost cause until a law enforcement officer saw the pooch as a potential police K9.
Guinness crowns new “World’s Smallest Dog”
A 2-year-old brown-and-tan Chihuahua in Puerto Rico named “Miracle Milly” recently won the Guinness title Smallest Living Dog, but the pint-sized pooch already has competitors.
Dog treks 10 miles to reunite with owner
Last fall, DogTime.com told you about Zander, a Siberian Husky mix who wouldn’t let a couple pesky miles stand between him and his beloved owner, who’d been hospitalized. Determined to see his owner again, Zander walked two miles over treacherous roads and unfamiliar territory to pay his dad a visit. German Shepherd mix Ben, a […]
Newborn Shih Tzu puppy is adopted by Siamese cat
When newborn Shih Tzu puppy Hope was rejected by her mother, Diamond, owners David Cohen and his partner, Paula Ball, had to find a creative solution for their now motherless pup. Luckily the Huyton, England couple had another new mom at home to turn to — Ball’s Siamese cat, Coco. Coco had given birth to […]
Service dog helps woman with rare condition live full life
Wendy Hilling doesn’t go anywhere without her Golden Retriever Edward, a service dog who has given the North Devon, England resident a new lease on life. Wendy suffers from a very rare ailment called Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa, an inherited disorder that causes her skin to blister due to even the smallest injuries and scratches. Wendy’s […]