Kabang

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    Best dog pictures of 2013

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  • UPDATE: Hero dog Kabang’s facial surgeries delayed

    UPDATE: Hero dog Kabang’s facial surgeries delayed

    DogTime.com told you last week snoutless dog Kabang finally arrived in the United States after an international fundraising campaign raised over $20,000 USD to cover the cost of the mixed breed dog’s transportation from Zamboanga City, Philippines, to the University of California Davis William R. Pritchard Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital. The money also covered the […]

  • UPDATE: Hero dog Kabang to head home to the Philippines

    UPDATE: Hero dog Kabang to head home to the Philippines

    Back in August 2012, Dogtime.com first introduced you to Kabang — the brave Shepherd mix from Zamboanga City, Philippines who, in December 2011, jumped in front of an oncoming motorbike to save two young girls and lost nearly her entire snout in the process. Since then, the hero dog has been through quite an amazing […]

  • UPDATE: Kabang undergoes first facial reconstructive surgery

    UPDATE: Kabang undergoes first facial reconstructive surgery

    Dogtime.com first brought you the story of Kabang in August of last year. The hero mixed breed dog from the Philippines, credited with saving the lives of two young girls in late 2011, suffered grave injuries to her face — including the disfiguring and painful loss of the top part of her snout. For brave […]

  • UPDATE: Snout-less dog Kabang arrives in U.S. for surgery

    UPDATE: Snout-less dog Kabang arrives in U.S. for surgery

    Back in August, DogTime.com first told you about Kabang, a mixed-breed dog from the Philippines who saved two little girls’ lives by shielding them from an oncoming motorcycle. The hero dog was tragically injured, losing the upper portion of her snout when she collided with the vehicle. For nearly a year, Kabang has lived without […]

  • Hero dog from Philippines to receive reconstructive surgery

    Hero dog from Philippines to receive reconstructive surgery

    Earlier this year, 11-year-old Dina Bunggal and her 3-year-old cousin Princess Diansing were crossing a street in Zamboanga City, Philippines, when a speeding motorcycle lost control and barreled toward them. The girls, trapped in the motorcycle’s path, would have been hit and possibly killed by the oncoming vehicle if it weren’t for their beloved dog […]