Category Archives: news story

Mysterious “Drownings” of Humans & Dogs | Raising Awareness

Kevin Ritz of Scappoose, Oregon grew up around the water. He and his wife, Sheryl, were following suit with their own three children as boating was their main family activity. Being experts in water safety, their children were equipped with the best flotation devices available and were avid swimmers.

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“Call To Duty” | ​ ​Service Dogs​ Paired with Veterans

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This past Saturday, August 23rd, Paws Assisting Veterans (PAVE) held their summer 2014 graduation, pairing their trained service dogs with veterans in need.

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Therapy Dog Comforts Students Following Reynolds High School Shooting | Everyone Needed “Hope”

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A few years ago I got a call from a lovely woman named Sharee. She had recently purchased a Doodle puppy who she had named “Hope,” a name which was turning out to be a bad fit!

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Pet Technology Offers Doggie Tracking Devices

I am intrigued by the new “doggie trackers” that syncs with your smart phone to keep you abreast of what your dog is doing while you are away from home.  These affordable devices let you know if your dog is sleeping, playing, or just hanging out.

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Dog Bites Off Woman’s Nose

This is a unfortunate news story about a woman who was viscously attacked while walking her Beagle.  There are two thoughts about this account which I think are worth noting.  First of all, the dog is reported to NOT have been a Pit Bull, German Shepherd, or Rottweiler.  

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