Local woman honored for her work saving dogs

elaine | November 9, 2012

A local woman has been named a “Hero Among Us” in People Magazine for her work saving dogs.
Theresa Strader, founder of Colorado Springs based National Mill Dog Rescue (NMDR) is being honored in the current issue of the magazine. Theresa hopes the story will spread awareness about the cruel reality of puppy mills.
Theresa had [...]

Dog saves boy from cougar

elaine | January 5, 2010

     A Golden Retriever is being called a hero in Canada after attacking a cougar over the weekend.    
     11-year old Austin Forman was in his family’s garden in Vancouver with “Angel”, the family’s 18-month-old pet dog, when he was charged by the wild cat. “Angel” positioned herself between Forman and the cougar,  risking her own [...]

Dog welcomes here soldier home

elaine | November 17, 2009

We have all seen soldiers coming home and their loving family running up to them, but this is the first pet/soldier reunion I have ever seen and I have to say I love this video.  As anyone who knows dogs can tell this dog is BEYOND happy when she spots her owner.  National Guardsman, Lt. Andrew Schmidt [...]