WEST PALM BEACH (CBSMiami/AP) – Several South Florida law enforcement agencies have a few new four-legged officers on the force. Thursday, four bloodhounds and their trainers graduated from the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Bloodhound Academy. 446 more words
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One of the biggest challenges, I’ve found, in search dog training is becoming a dog handler. I’ve been blessed with a smart dog who is willing to learn, and I’ve been an enthusiastic learner, but I think its been harder for me than for my dog! 899 more words
America’s next generation of youngsters should be called “Generation Rex.”
If you’re wondering why playgrounds around the city are so quiet and dog runs are packed, a new report has an answer: More and more US women are forgoing motherhood and getting their maternal kicks by owning handbag-size canines. 405 more words
Thanks to a microchip, Bella, a boxer mix dog was reunited with her family after she had been missing for nearly five years.
The canine belongs to Bryianna Portela and on April 7, 2014, the dog owner received a phone call from a shelter more than 300 miles away, letting her know they had her dog. 139 more words
Because snuggling with a pooch makes everything better.
With the Boston Marathon just a week away, residents in the city may be having a tough time coping with what happened last year, the memories of the tragedy likely still fresh in their minds. 362 more words