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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.

by DogTime
July 8th, 2014

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.

by DogTime
January 20th, 2014

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.

by DogTime
January 13th, 2014

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.

by Nina Stively
January 6th, 2014

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.

by Nina Stively
August 16th, 2013

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 […]

by DogTime Staff
August 1st, 2013

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 disorder, […]

by DogTime Staff
July 25th, 2013

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 of […]

by DogTime Staff
February 26th, 2013
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