DogTime’s top 10 dog news stories in 2014
Happy reunions, dog abuse, and a cow with an identity crisis are some of the topics covered in our top 10 most popular news story recap. Which events did you find most memorable?
Town uses fake dogs to scare off real geese
Tired of messy geese droppings at golf courses and public parks, a city in Wisconsin decided to use fake dogs and coyotes to keep the flying animals away.
Dog coughs up the truth about owner’s missing wedding ring
A Rottweiler mix named Tucker is nicknamed “the food burglar,” by his family, and for a good reason: The pooch eats everything, including wedding rings.
Disabled Border Collie gets wheelchair with skis to get around in the snow
After Kadee Mae came home unable to move her hind legs, the dog’s owner asked a Massachusetts company to create a pair of skis for the animal’s wheelchair.
Wisconsin woman starts program to help the homeless and their pets
Homeless Hounds is an alternative to leaving a dog at the shelter for people who no longer have the means to take care of their pets due to economic hardship, such as a lost job.
Wisconsin teen goes above and beyond to save his lost, injured dog
Bernardo Cano’s beloved Duncan went missing while the human was at work; two days later, six tornadoes hit the area, and Cano wondered if his pooch would survive.
Dog in famous photo turns 20
A dog whose photo touched the hearts of millions celebrated his twentieth birthday over the weekend. Dogtime.com first told you about Bayfield County, Wis., resident John Unger and his beloved old dog Schoep back in August of 2012. Wanting to pay tribute to his then 19-year-old severely arthritic dog, Unger asked friend and professional photographer […]