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Cops Pay Vet Bills for Dog Who Protected His Owner


Written by: Phil Monahan

Fellony, above, a 10-month-old mixed breed who was shot while in front of his owner Wednesday night.
Photo via bostonherald.com

When two Boston police officers showed up at the scene of a shooting on Wednesday night, they found a 10-month-old mixed-breed pup wounded and limping. According to Fellony’s owner, . . .

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Police Dog Finds Woman Missing for Four Days in the Canadian Wilderness


Written by: Phil Monahan

Boomer’s incredible stamina and dedication to his job saved the day.
Photo courtesy Nanaimo RCMP, via people.com

Here’s a remarkable story from British Columbia, Canada, where a 66-year-old woman disappeared on July 30th. When a motorcyclist found the woman’s car on a remote logging road, it was . . .

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Video: Inspirational Dogs Help Kids Heal in Physical Therapy


Written by: Phil Monahan

Nine-year-old Sophia gets a boost from Handsome, a deaf therapy dog, during physical therapy sessions.
Photo Courtesy Akron Children’s Hospital

Here’s a beautiful story to help wipe away the taste of that last one: When children have to go through intensive physical therapy at a hospital in Akron, Ohio, they often get a bit of. . .

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