Support for Colorado Pitbull in trouble coming from around world

elaine | August 15, 2012

BRIGHTON – The story of a dog in Brighton named ‘Dre’ has gone viral. Tens of thousands of people across the country are expressing their support for Dre and his family.
According to a report done by our sister station, 9News in Denver, Dre has been in quarantine for more than a week and is facing [...]

Thanksgiving turkey can be trouble for your dog

elaine | November 23, 2010

Thanksgiving is a day when we love to stuff ourselves full of fabulous treats.  While this might be the plan for many, it is best to make sure the family dog doesn’t do the same. Holiday treats can cause problems ranging from minor stomach upset to death.
Cooked turkey meat is not bad for dogs, but dogs [...]

Now down to serious business… picking the perfect puppy!

elaine | November 3, 2010

Well it looks as though Michael Bennet will remain as our Senator. It was definitely a nail biter with the race going back and forth with Bennet who finally came out on top, unofficially anyway.
Now the real campaigning begins, at least for the Bennet girls. You see the family has been looking for a family [...]

Giving the working dogs their due on Labor Day

elaine | September 6, 2010

Labor Day is a time for rest and relaxation for many of us, a time we take a break from a hard day’s work, but it is not just people that work.  Dogs are increasingly joing the workforce, being trained in jobs that can not only make our lives better, but they can also save our [...]

Babe is home!!!

elaine | May 18, 2010

Good news!  Our Afghanistan pup is stateside!  That’s right our beloved “Babe” has flown into the US and has met her new family.  This is the dog that we featured last month here on the Dog Blog.  Her story got a lot of response and many readers chipped in to help bring her home.  Her [...]

Mountain lion attacks family dog near Eagle

elaine | December 29, 2009

Deputies shot and killed a mountain lion after it attacked a family dog at a home in Gypsum on Saturday.
The Eagle County Sheriffs Office says deputies were called to a home around 2 a.m. on a report that a lion had attacked a 150-pound Great Pyrenees.
Once deputies arrived on scene, they found the dog in the [...]

Is turkey bad for dogs?

elaine | November 25, 2009

Thanksgiving is a day when we love to stuff ourselves full of fabulous treats.  While this might be the plan for many, it is best to make sure the family dog doesn’t do the same.  Cooked turkey meat is not bad for dogs, but dogs will often get too much of a good thing.  This [...]

Now is the time to make holiday boarding plans.

elaine | November 3, 2009

    It is that time of year when many of us make plans to fly off and visit family and sometimes it is just impossible to take the family dog.  So the decision on what to do with a four legged family member becomes a pretty big issue.    I recommend some serious research and planning [...]