Puppy found in suitcase returns home

elaine | August 30, 2012

FAIRBANKS — Life has returned to normal for Scrappy, the puppy who was left for dead in a suitcase inside a Fairbanks Dumpster earlier this month.Wednesday afternoon found the 4-month-old Labrador-pit bull mix playing with siblings Sativa, Brutus and Little One in a North Pole area yard.
He looked happy and energetic as he [...]

Check out the dog show in Colorado Springs this weekend

elaine | June 9, 2011

Dog lovers won’t want to miss the Colorado Springs Kennel Club Dog Show going on this weekend.
15-hundred dogs from around the country will be at the show which starts on Friday, June 10th and runs through Sunday.  Show hours are 8am to 6pm.
The event will be held at the Norris-Penrose Event Center just off [...]

Deputy shoots and kills 4-H Dog Obedience Champion

elaine | April 14, 2011

A family in eastern Colorado is upset after a sheriff deputy shot and killed their dog.
It happened last week in the small town of Wiley a few miles northwest of Lamar. Seonie Paintin says that her two dogs, a Border Collie and a Great Dane, got out of their fenced yard when the wind blew [...]

Great Dane rescue hits the streets to educate Marmaduke fans

elaine | June 3, 2010

This weekend the movie Marmaduke hits theaters nationwide and while kids are looking forward to seeing a dancing talking dog, Great Dane fanciers are a little concerned.
Typically with dog “stars”, the popularity of breeds involved tend to spike.  This was seen during the Lassie heyday when there was a collie in almost every yard. More [...]

Surfing dogs take over San Diego

elaine | May 24, 2010

Surfing USA for dogs hit Imperial Beach again in San Diego over the weekend.

A screening of the Marmaduke movie followed. More than hundred guests and their dogs came to the screening, including many who competed in the competition earlier in the day.  Among them was George the Great Dane , the 200-pound dog who played [...]

Dogs show up for Tea Party!

elaine | April 15, 2010

While covering a story at the Tax Day Tea Party rally in Acacia Park, our news crew met a 4-legged rally fan.  This is Titan, a Harlequin Great Dane who was sporting his red, white, and blue while posing for the TV cameras.
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Giant George is officially the world’s tallest dog

elaine | February 23, 2010

A 250-pound blue Great Dane from Arizona gives new meaning to the term “big dog.”
Guinness World Records says Giant George from Tucson is the tallest dog ever on record.
Guinness said Monday that he stands 3 feet, 7 inches tall from paw to shoulder, which is three-quarters of an inch taller than his closest rival — [...]

Dog show photos are in!

elaine | November 10, 2009

Here are a few of the moments caught on tape this weekend at the Pueblo Dog Show!  I don’t have all of them up, but I hope to get them all up this week.
 
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