Posts Tagged “dog story”

Wagz Tails From The Shelter- Adventures of Tiny Tina

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Wagz Tails From The Shelter- Adventures of Tiny Tina

by Barbara Isherwood Hi readers: Its Monty Mutt here again.  You may remember that in the last episode I promised to tell you the story of how Tiny Tina came to be at Wagz , so here goes.  I first met Tiny Tina when she arrived at the shelter, I had been given the job…

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Nothing is Better Than Cuddling a Fluffy Dog

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Nothing is Better Than Cuddling a Fluffy Dog

by Jeff Caceres When it comes to fluffy dogs, I am so crazy about them. It is my dream to own a fluffy dog one day because I love their cuddle bug looks. Not only that, I love cuddling with them much more than the big, short hair or medium hair dog breeds such as Belgian, German Shepherd, Labrador Retriever…

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How to Keep Loving Your Challenging Pet

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How to Keep Loving Your Challenging Pet

by Peggy Frezon My little spaniel-mix Kelly is asleep on the cold hardwood floor only a foot away from the plush, fleecy doggy bed I gave her, as if she’s forgotten it exists. Has she forgotten me too? She doesn’t snuggle with me on the couch any more. Sometimes she lies there perfectly still, for…

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The Best Photo Bomb Ever

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The Best Photo Bomb Ever

For Whitney Bowie and her husband Jeremy, welcoming their son Raylan Gregg Bowie was exciting, but first they had to do a maternity photo shoot. According to Buzzfeed, Lucy, their rat terrier, “kept hopping on our legs and trying to get in our pictures.” Whitney said they didn’t mind including Lucy because she is “a…

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9 Year Old Girl Starts Business to Raise Money For Service Dog

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9 Year Old Girl Starts Business to Raise Money For Service Dog

by Robert Hudson Nine year old Abbi Broadway was diagnosed with epilepsy and with seizures happening throughout the night, Abbi’s Mom Robin began looking toward training their black lab Preston to be a service dog that alerts to seizures. “It’s going to cost upwards of $20,000,” Robin says. To help raise money, Abbi started baking…

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Bronze Star Winning Military Dog Shot in Wyoming-Owner Wants Dog Buried With Military Honors

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Bronze Star Winning Military Dog Shot in Wyoming-Owner Wants Dog Buried With Military Honors

Mike served his country as a bomb sniffing canine on two tours in Iraq with his handler  Mathew Bessler who earned two Bronze stars. Together they survived and returned home to Wyoming for a relaxed life of hunting and enjoying the outdoors only to have Mike fall to tragedy. Mike was fatally shot by a…

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In Praise of Shelter Dogs

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In Praise of Shelter Dogs

By Douglas Green “Why would you take the chance on an unknown type at a shelter when you can get just what you want from a breeder or a rescue organization?,” she asked. “The same reason I’m having this sushi with you, my love, instead of some perfectly-bred finishing school graduate,” I responded. “I like…

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Rescued Dog Returns the Favor and Gets Help For Fallen Woman

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Rescued Dog Returns the Favor and Gets Help For Fallen Woman

MASON CITY,  Iowa – It’s a pretty incredible story that happened in Mason City last week. A rescue dog returns the favor and saves her owner after taking a terrible fall. Late last week, Dee Greenan took her newly adopted Pomeranian, Peaches, outside as she always has, only this time Peaches got away. Greenan panicked, losing her balance and falling…

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