Police officers save injured Dog

elaine | January 22, 2013

Earlier this month, three Los Angeles police officers stopped to help a 2-year-old Pit Bull mix who’d been struck by a car. Officers Jennifer Cohen, Cindy Herrera and Valerie Lancaster drove the dog to a veterinarian, and where the injured dog had emergency surgery on a broken front leg and two fractured ribs.   During the [...]

Family claims puppy was abused at boarding facility

elaine | September 11, 2012

FORT COLLINS – Animal Protection and Control has opened an investigation against a Fort Collins boarding and training facility following a complaint from a Fort Collins family.
Tiffany Brown of Fort Collins said her 13-week-old purebred German shepherd puppy, Baron, suffered blunt force trauma and injuries that resulted in the surgical removal of the dog’s eye [...]

Dog save pups from fire and places them on fire truck

elaine | August 13, 2012

A German Shepherd named Amanda has touched the city of Temuco, Chile after she carried her five 10-day old puppies to safety following a house fire on Thursday.
According to Soy Temuco, the dog rescued her pups by picking them up with her snout and placing them on a fire truck.
Amanda could be seen going back [...]

Popular “Romp in the Park” tomorrow

elaine | August 10, 2012

The 14th annual Romp in the Park will take place Saturday, August 11th at the Norris-Penrose Event Center (indoor arena).
The event is a fundraiser for All Breed Rescue and Training(ARBT) and of course they welcome all well behaved leashed dogs.  There are a ton of activities including a doggie water park, training demonstrations, vendors and [...]

Fire Department rescues small dog

elaine | January 27, 2012

Yesterday afternoon Westminster Fire Department responded to an emergency call of a dog in the pond at Faversham Park (6109 W 73rd Ave).
The crew arrived to find a small dog in the icy pond that couldn’t get out. The fire crew from Westminster Fire donned ice rescue gear to safely get the dog out.
Unfortunately, [...]

Dogs love snow!

elaine | January 20, 2011

It is a proven fact that dogs love snow, especially Colorado dogs . So when I asked folks to send me their favorite photos of their dogs loving the snow, I started getting tons of them. They are so fun and awesome, so I will be posting them throughout the winter. I hope you enjoy [...]

Help needed finding a missing dog in the Black Forest area!

elaine | December 7, 2010

The search is on for a dog that has been missing since November 15th. The Colorado Dog Blog Community has helped find missing dogs in the past, so lets see if we can help bring Wings home too.
The female Keeshond named Wings was lost in the Black Forest area and was last seen on Baker [...]

Strange dog sighting in Colorado Springs

elaine | September 29, 2010

While visiting Colorado Springs last month a Colorado Dog Blog reader spotted a very strange creature.
 The Indiana man sent this picture and we joked that it looked like a Chupacabra, but I am pretty sure it is actually is a rare, hairless breed of dog known as Xoloitzcuintli (pronounced show-low-eetz-kwint-lee), or a Mexican Hairless. 
Pictures of [...]

Another DockDogs event on tap for this weekend!

elaine | September 16, 2010

Did you miss the DockDogs competition at the State Fair, or did you go and decide you might want to try it? If so you may want to check out another DockDogs event this weekend near Denver.
Newcomers are welcome to join the fun learning the “Big Air”, “Extreme Vertical”, “Speed Retrieve”, and “Iron Dog” skills [...]

Dog missing on the west side of Colorado Springs

elaine | August 5, 2010

A family in Colorado Springs is hoping that you may have seen their dog Trooper.
Trooper had just been adopted by his new owners five days before his ran away.  Trooper apparently was spooked during a walk at Bear Creek Park and slipped out of his harness on July 15th.
Trooper posters were placed around the area [...]