Minnesota Town Elects Dog to His Third Term as Mayor


Duke is almost universally supported in his role as mayor.
Photo facebook.com/DukeTheDogMayor

While the Presidential race divides the country, one small-town candidate has managed to bridge the gulf between parties and create consensus. A nine-year-old Great Pyrenees named . . .

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Do You Think Your Dog Prefers Praise or a Treat?


Pedey will take praise (and a belly rub) over a treat any day.
Photo by Phil Monahan

Anyone who has ever tried to train a dog to sit, stay, or come knows that positive reinforcement is the key to the whole process. For some dog lovers, a handful of small treats serves as a . . .

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Video: Dog Saves Toddler from Rattlesnake Bite


Photo via local8now.com

An 18-month-old boy named Bryson may be alive today thanks to the bravery of his family’s Australian Shepherd, Shiloh, whose fast action and bravery averted disaster. Bryan and. . .

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How Well Can You Read Your Dog’s Expressions?


Can you tell what this dog is feeling from these expressions?
Photos via cnn.com

As dog owners, we tend to read a lot into our best friends’ expressions, since they can’t actually tell us what they are thinking or feeling. But did you ever wonder if your interpretations are. . .

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


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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Flight Attendant Adopts the Street Dog Who Never Stopped Waiting for Her

This beautiful boy seemed to fall in love with German flight attendent Olivia Sievers. Photo via lifewithdogs.tv Here’s a heartwarming story about a woman who came in contact with a street dog in a foreign land, and he never forgot her kindness. Olivia Sievers, a flight attendant from Germany, had traveled to Buenos Aires, Argentina, … Continue reading “Flight Attendant Adopts the Street Dog Who Never Stopped Waiting for Her”

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