Little Pekingese big winner at Westminster

elaine | February 15, 2012

An 11-pound Pekingese took Best in Show at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on last night.
“Malachy” beat out more than 2,000 dogs and 185 different breeds and varieties to win the most prestigious story in dogdom.
The now retired “Peke” has won 115 best in shows. “He’s a lot of dog in a small [...]

New addition livens up Colorado fire station

elaine | December 7, 2010

A Denver area fire department has a new team member.  Firefighters at a Westminster Fire Department Station have a new baby; Julep, a half-Labrador half-Golden Retriever puppy. 
Westminster Firefighters Karen Consigny and Kurt Morris recently got Julep, as a candidate for Canine Companions for Independence (CCI).  The puppy lives with them at home and at work [...]

Snakes!!!! How to protect your pet on the hiking trail from the natives

elaine | June 1, 2010

Veterinarians in the Denver metro area say they have seen an unusual number of pets bitten by snakes in May and one dog park in Aurora has had to close because of two recent incidents.
Dr. Jeff Mullen with the Seven Hills Veterinary Clinic says his office usually sees or two cases each season but they’ve [...]