maine

  • Police officer charged after shooting friendly dog

    Police officer charged after shooting friendly dog

    While traveling to a friend house in Louisiana, a musician and his dog took shelter in a box truck from rainy weather; they were awakened by a policeman and tragedy struck.

  • Best and worst states for animal protection laws in 2013

    Best and worst states for animal protection laws in 2013

    Once again, the Bluegrass State ranks as the worst state in America for animal-protection legislation, while the Land of Lincoln retains its status as the best for 2013.

  • New Hampshire man devotes retirement to saving animals

    New Hampshire man devotes retirement to saving animals

    A man who found success in real estate took a life-changing trip to an animal shelter; since then, he’s donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to shelters in three states.

  • Therapy dog retires after 14 years

    Therapy dog retires after 14 years

    Almost 15-years-old now, fluffy white mixed-breed dog Teaka is now deaf and nearly blind. But every week, she slowly makes her way through the front doors of the Captain Albert Stevens Elementary School in Belfast, Maine, where she serves as a trained therapy dog. For the past 14 years, Teaka has been a friend to […]