Dog war hero accidentally euthanized at animal shelter

elaine | November 16, 2010

Target lived through a war in Afghanistan and an attack by a suicide bomber, but she couldn’t survive a brief stay at an Arizona animal shelter.
After spending a weekend at the shelter the Shepard-mix was accidentally euthanized before her owners could pick her up. That employee is now on administrative
“When it comes to euthanizing an [...]

Lovable mutts coming to an AKC show near you

elaine | May 24, 2010

When you think of dog shows, you think of perfectly coifed purebreds strutting their stuff, but things are a changing.
After 125 years of its existence, the American Kennel Club is letting mutts, or “All Americans,” compete in AKC shows in their own category as part of their  “Canine Partners” program. The mixed breed dogs won’t [...]