Service dogs “lifesavers” for veterans

elaine | November 9, 2012

Service Dogs can be life saving to our veterans,but shrinking federal budgets and the sheer number of injured service members are overwhelming government programs, so there just aren’t enough service dogs to go around.
Colorado organization, Freedom Service Dogs(FSD) continues to rescue shelter dogs, custom train them and then provide them to returning veterans at no [...]

Annie “star” saved 24-hours before being euthanized

elaine | July 19, 2012

NEW YORK (AP) – A female terrier mix named Sunny rescued from a city pound in Houston will be the new Sandy in the Broadway revival of “Annie.”
Animal trainer William Berloni saw Sunny online, where she had been mislabeled as male and was 24 hours away from being euthanized. He adopted her sight [...]