Canine Parvovirus Runs Rampant In Rural Australia
Canine parvovirus is running rampant in rural areas of Australia, claiming the lives of nearly 10,000 puppies last year alone. Lack of education and availability of vaccinations due to location and poverty only make the situation worse.
Australia’s First Courtroom Dog Comforts Witnesses And Victims
Australia expanded its courtroom employee count by one. This new addition is Coop, a black Labrador who has one specialization: to emotionally aid victims and witnesses in the witness box.
Adorable Stray Dog Joins Australian Half Marathon And Earns Medal
As the runners got ready to hit the trail, a stray dog named Stormy showed up to greet them. hen the air horn finally blew, Stormy joined his newfound buddies for a run.
Dog Spends Four Days Protecting 76-Year-Old Owner Who Was Trapped Under Car
“Even when we found him, the dog ran straight to his side and cuddled up to him,” Merritt says, “he didn’t want to leave him even then.”
Old Dog Joins His Human On One Last Grand Adventure
“That is quite possibly the sweetest thing I have ever seen,” writes another. “There is nothing like the love between a person and their dog.”
The Internet Rips Apart Johnny Depp And Amber Heard’s Australian Biosecurity PSA
Johnny Depp and Amber Heard had to make a PSA about Australian biosecurity as part of their punishment for not declaring their dogs on arrival. The internet is loving it.
Dogs Protect Mini Penguins From Being Wiped Out On A Tiny Island
A population of little penguins on an island in Australia was almost wiped out by foxes until a dog named Oddball came along.
Retriever earns world record for his bark
Charlie, a 6-year-old Golden Retriever from Adelaide, Australia, has broken the world record for something most dogs do every day — bark. Officials from Guinness World Records have just confirmed that Charlie’s bark is in fact the world’s loudest dog bark. When Charlie was a participant in the Purina Bark in the Park event, an […]
Vodka treatment saves poisoned puppy
Vodka is often called “the hair of the dog,” but for Cloe, an American Staffordshire Terrier puppy from Melbourne, Australia, the Russian spirit proved to be a lifesaving tonic. Two weeks ago, 9-week-old Cloe started acting very strangely after coming in from outside. “She was giving us a bit of a scare because she was […]