Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers (SDWR) is being accused of betraying the trust and taking the money of those seeking trained diabetic alert dogs. According to Newsweek, a lawsuit filed out of Virginia claims the company sold untrained 3-month-old Labrador puppies at $25,000 each to those seeking a skilled diabetic alert dog (DAD), a service animal
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Animated. Playful. Energetic. A little cuckoo in the best way. These are a few ways that Boxer parents will describe their pups. Boxer puppies are the eighth most popular breed in the United States for good reason. Do you think a Boxer puppy is right for you? Brush up on your Boxer puppy facts first.
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You’re never too old for new friends Harley Bruiser, a 10-year-old bulldog, and Buckeye, a 15-year-old golden retriever, are each dealing with a difficult diagnosis. Both dogs were recently only given 4-6 months to live. But they have each other and they have loving families. According to WTOV9, Harley was recently diagnosed with Lymphosarcoma and Buckeye
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Just when you thought the never-ending debate over whether cats or dogs are the smarter animal reached a conclusion, a dark horse contender comes along — and by horse, we’re talking figuratively not literally, lest we confuse anyone further. Recently, PBS NewsHour attempted to settle the feline vs. canine intelligence battle by enlisting three scientists — a neuroscientist,
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Chocolate is one of the most toxic things your pet can consume. “Chocolate contains methylxanthines and caffeine, both are very toxic to pets,” says PEOPLE Pet Vet Dr. Evan Antin. “Dark chocolate is far more dangerous. All chocolates are dose dependent meaning more chocolate is more deadly. Small amounts may not be a concern but
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Oscar’s Law founder and advocate, Debra Tranter, snuck into a puppy mill in 2015, and documented the miserable conditions. This resulted in the removal of 16 dogs in need of medical care. The puppy mill was ordered to comply with animal welfare standards. Upon visiting nearly a year later, Tranter said the mill had actually declined since
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United Airlines has updated their travel policies after a number of animal-related deaths. The airline updated their PetSafe travel policies which apply to animals transported in a plane’s cargo hold. Now the airline will only accept cats and dogs for air travel and banned any short-nosed or snub-nosed dogs such as Pugs and French Bulldogs, “out
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It was a heartwarming story: a senior blind dog and his younger guide dog BFF surrendered to a shelter and adopted together, just days after their story was shared on Facebook. Unfortunately, this story did not have the happy ending thousands were expecting. According to The Washington Post, OJ the blind, 12-year-old Dachshund was found wandering
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1. Key Characteristics AKC Group: Working Height: 24–30 inches Weight: 165–200 pounds Life expectancy: 8–10 years Neapolitan mastiffs are among the biggest dog breeds in the world and are easily identified by their facial wrinkles and skin folds. These powerful dogs have rectangular-shaped bodies. Their eyes are blue when they are born but later darken to
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