Veteran adopts the dog that served alongside him in Afghanistan

Veteran Joe Steenbeke was reunited with Tess on Saturday after the two served together in Afghanistan years ago.  (Becky Malewitz/South Bend Tribune via AP) A U.S. Army veteran who made a furry friend while serving in Afghanistan finally adopted the bomb-sniffing dog — in a painstaking process that took years. Joe Steenbeke spent nearly a […]

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Wrong Dog Training Techniques Will Lead To Problem Behaviors Getting Worse

The Science behind this dog training system The science behind this system of correcting bad behaviors is simple.   You may have heard of the idea of ‘neuroplasticity’ in the human brain. It’s a well established idea researched heavily at Harvard and other leading universities. In other words – our brains are like soft plastic – always capable of […]

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Dogs are pretty neat – Not like someone I know

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Ahoy There Matie – It’s Me!

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Charlie relaxing

There’s a YouTube channel that might soothe the souls of both man and beast. Image: Getty Images This post is part of Hard Refresh, a soothing weekly column where we try to cleanse your brain of whatever terrible thing you just witnessed on Twitter. Despite its drawbacks, YouTube can also be a weird, wonderful world […]

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Colombian vet who implanted liquid heroin in puppies gets jail time

(CNN)A Colombian former veterinary student was sentenced to six years in prison by a United States federal court Thursday for smuggling liquid heroin in puppies. On New Year’s Day in 2005, police raided the farm in the Colombian city of Medellin where the dogs were raised and found 17 bags of liquid heroin. Ten of […]

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Husband says goodbye to his wife by brilliantly sneaking her dog into the hospital.

via JCBonBon/Flickr Anyone who owns a dog can attest to the amazing comfort they provide during times of stress or discomfort. Research shows that dogs have a biological effect on us that elevates our levels of oxytocin, which is known as the “love hormone.” Unfortunately, most of the time, dogs aren’t allowed in the place […]

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The Japanese city of Nara, where the deer instead of dogs and cats

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These Pups And Their Kid Siblings Love Each Other Despite A Huge Size Difference

These Pups And Their Kid Siblings Love Each Other Despite A Huge Size Difference

Joshua and Bee say that Lenox, the oldest, enjoys relaxing and cuddling with them. It isn’t really hard to see why the Fisher family loves their big boys so much. Who wouldn’t

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Honoring military dogs with a 2019 stamp collection

(CNN)USPS announced in a statement that one of their 2019 forever stamp collections will honor the “nation’s brave and loyal military working dogs.” Military dogs have served in the US military since World War I, and an estimated 2,300 military working dogs serve on US bases worldwide. The dogs preform dangerous tasks alongside the soldiers, […]

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