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  • Top 8 dog parks in America

    Top 8 dog parks in America

    Seven states, eight parks; DogTime takes a look at the best public places to take your dog; each locale is unique, and includes obstacles, water, and more.

  • Pet store owner lives on pet food for 30 days

    Pet store owner lives on pet food for 30 days

    “I believe in our products and how good they are.” A pet supply owner puts her money where her mouth is by living on dog and cat food and treats for 30 days.

  • BSL may end in Washington State

    BSL may end in Washington State

    House Bill 2117 would make it illegal to ban or declare a dog vicious based solely on breed and keep cities from putting breed specific legislation on their books.

  • Chihuahua driver causes fender bender

    Chihuahua driver causes fender bender

    Tabitha Ormaechea has just finished a long day of work, and was driving home, when her car was bumped from behind by another vehicle with a dog in the driver’s seat.

  • Who rescues a rescuer?

    Who rescues a rescuer?

    Editorial: Concern for Olympic Animal Sanctuary dogs’ well-being devolves into a lynch-mob mentality, as Guardians of Rescue make the most of an incredibly difficult situation.

  • Illinois tornado survivor finds his lost dog in the rubble

    Illinois tornado survivor finds his lost dog in the rubble

    An Illinois man, whose house was destroyed by the recent devastating tornadoes, thought he lost his family’s beloved family dog, too, but the pooch survived.

  • Amazing puppy learns to get around on two legs

    Amazing puppy learns to get around on two legs

    Duncan, a 3-month-old Boxer, was born with two deformed rear legs that caused the pooch extreme pain; he became more mobile after the mangled limbs were amputated.

  • When grungy and hungry mean lost, not forgotten

    When grungy and hungry mean lost, not forgotten

    That scraggy, skinny dog or cat who wanders around your neighborhood may not be a stray, but a household pet who may have run away from home and become lost.

  • Weimaraner mix rescued after living in field for four years

    Weimaraner mix rescued after living in field for four years

    Ginger, an amber-colored Weimaraner–Labrador Retriever mix, was first spotted in an empty field near the Accra-Fab facility in Liberty Lake, Wash., sometime in 2009. Employees referred to the skittish hound as “tough girl,” never venturing close enough to people to be brought in out of the field she called home, so that field is where […]

  • Man threatened with jail time for hanging “Lost Dog” signs

    Man threatened with jail time for hanging “Lost Dog” signs

    A Marysville, Wash., man on a desperate search for his missing dog has been told by local authorities to remove the “Lost Dog” flyers he’s posted around town — or else. Nanna, a 3-year-old Rottweiler, isn’t just a mere pet to 34-year-old Shawn Slater. Slater has suffered from severe Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), bipolar […]

  • Blind Dachshund turns artist to help dogs in need

    Blind Dachshund turns artist to help dogs in need

    Last year, Hallie’s various paintings fetched more than $15,000 and all of the proceeds went to a small southwest Washington animal rescue organization.

  • Elderly Lab enjoys life as a local legend

    Elderly Lab enjoys life as a local legend

    Ask anyone in the small town of Castle Rock, Wash., and his status as legend becomes clear — for 18-year-old Labrador Retriever Bear Dog, not a day goes by without visits to old friends or chance encounters with new ones. To tell Bear Dog’s story, as The Daily News has, is to tell the story […]