Thanksgiving turkey can be trouble for your dog

elaine | November 23, 2010

Thanksgiving is a day when we love to stuff ourselves full of fabulous treats.  While this might be the plan for many, it is best to make sure the family dog doesn’t do the same. Holiday treats can cause problems ranging from minor stomach upset to death.
Cooked turkey meat is not bad for dogs, but dogs [...]

Puerto Rican stray finds home in Colorado

elaine | August 23, 2010

By: MIKE PETERS
Greeley Tribune
When you hear the story of Francisco, you know he shouldn’t be here.  He’s a dog, after all, a stray dog from a country with an estimated 400,000 stray dogs who fight every day for survival.  But the story of Francisco and how he got to Greeley, how he adopted an American, [...]

Stray dog becomes mascot of anti-government protesters in Greece

elaine | May 10, 2010

They roam the streets wearing a blue collar around their necks indicating that they have been neutered by the city authorities. There are many stray dogs in Athens, Greece, but there is one, or several similar dogs, that have been seen during the many riots plaguing the country.
Photographers have documented the presence of yellowish dogs [...]

Is turkey bad for dogs?

elaine | November 25, 2009

Thanksgiving is a day when we love to stuff ourselves full of fabulous treats.  While this might be the plan for many, it is best to make sure the family dog doesn’t do the same.  Cooked turkey meat is not bad for dogs, but dogs will often get too much of a good thing.  This [...]

Dogs in Danger follow up.

elaine | October 29, 2009

Several weeks ago I told you about a couple of dogs that were close to the end if they didn’t find homes.  I’ve got good news and bad news.  First I will start with the happy story. 
  Shiloh has been adopted.  The shy sweet Shepard mix that was found as a stray was adopted and [...]