Posts Tagged “dog news”

IBM Watson Helps More Puppies Become Guiding Eyes for the Blind

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IBM Watson Helps More Puppies Become Guiding Eyes for the Blind

Armonk, NY – July 27, 2017: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Guiding Eyes for the Blind, a non-profit organization dedicated to the breeding, raising, training and placement of guide dogs with people who are blind or visually impaired, is using Watson on IBM Cloud to gain insights on increasing its success. The stakes are high:…

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Feeding Pets of the Homeless Leads Eighth National Give a Dog a Bone Pet Food Drive

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Feeding Pets of the Homeless Leads Eighth National Give a Dog a Bone Pet Food Drive

(Carson City, Nev.) – The National Feeding Pets of the Homeless Give a Dog a Bone week returns for its eighth year, August 6-12, 2017. The nonprofit organization Pets of the Homeless, focused exclusively on feeding and providing veterinary care to pets of the homeless, leads the charge across the country to collect pet food…

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California Bill Prohibiting the Sale of Dogs, Cats, and Bunnies in Stores Statewide

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California Bill Prohibiting the Sale of Dogs, Cats, and Bunnies in Stores Statewide

Social Compassion in Legislation Announces Robust Support for AB 485 from Legislature and Public SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — California Assembly Bill 485, the Pet Rescue and Adoption Act, passed the State Assembly today.  AB 485, authored by Assemblymembers Patrick O’Donnell and Matt Dababneh and sponsored by animal advocacy group, Social Compassion in Legislation,…

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Lost 12 year old Blind Dog Found-Hero Refuses Reward

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Lost 12 year old Blind Dog Found-Hero Refuses Reward

At the end of one of the darkest, wettest winters in memory, a bright spot has lit up the San Lorenzo Valley community in the form of an old, blind dog who went missing in the mountains for seven days. On Feb. 24, the Cole family went to bed for the night in their home…

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Carrie Underwood’s Dog in Rehab On The Road To Recovery

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Carrie Underwood’s Dog in Rehab On The Road To Recovery

Carrie Underwood posted this video on Instagram showing her dog going through rehab after the dog suffered a herniated disk. You go girl! Right before Christmas, my little Ace suffered a herniated disk. ? He was completely paralyzed in his back end for a couple of days and, with rest, soon got mobility back in his…

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President Trump’s New Dog?

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President Trump’s New Dog?

PALM BEACH, Fla., Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ —  Noting that it is a “long-standing American tradition to have a ‘First Dog’ in the White House,” distinguished philanthropist and acclaimed animal welfare advocate Lois Pope said she intends to present President-Elect Trump, whom she has known for more than three decades, with a “puppy worthy of…

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Abandoned Dog Sees Former Owner Adopting Another Dog At Shelter

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Abandoned Dog Sees Former Owner Adopting Another Dog At Shelter

by Robert Hudson This story is beyond sad. It is sickening.  At Downey Animal Care Center in Los Angeles county,  California, which is a high kill animal control shelter-the pound- that has been at odds with local rescue groups for years,  a heart wrenching scene was caught on video tape. The shelter apparently took in the…

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Podcast: Dying Dog Gets To Live Like a King and the Result is a Miracle

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Podcast: Dying Dog Gets To Live Like a King and the Result is a Miracle

You may have read the news stories that went viral last week about the dog named  Maverick who was dying of cancer and on his death bed and was given the royal treatment by the dogs guardians in his final night, wheeling him around town to excite his senses and give him a happy send off….

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Senior Moments- How I Care For My Old Dog Red

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Senior Moments- How I Care For My Old Dog Red

by Hindy Pearson She is the love of my life and I wouild like to share with you how I care for my old dog Red. I am in love with old dogs, and I would fill my house with them if I had the means. I’ve never had a puppy, and until two years ago never…

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Dog Rescued From Flood Waters in the Nick Of Time-video

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Dog Rescued From Flood Waters in the Nick Of Time-video

Heroes like Mike Anderson step up to rescue pets from the devastation of the Louisiana flood, and in this case the dog was literally on its last leg, completely exhasted.  Thank you to these people who save the lives of our four legged friends. Tweet

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