Visually impaired live fuller lives with guide dogs

Visually impaired live fuller lives with guide dogs

Can your cuddly puppy save your life and become your real best friend? Exclusively trained guide dogs around the world help the visually impaired …
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Readfield-based detection dogs sniff out bedbugs, explosives, drugs

Live bedbugs sealed in a ventilated plastic case, like these, are used to train dogs at Merrills Detector Dog Services in Readfield. Staff photo by Joe …
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Klever K9s show how its done at fun dog show

Now in its 20th year Ladysmith Road based Klever K9s is busier than ever, with annual events and dog training classes throughout the week, as Mel …
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Service dog trainers raising helpers for those in need

KINGMAN – Several local people are working together to provide service dogs with mobility and PTSD training to individuals who might not otherwise …
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‘Lucky Dog,’ lucky courtroom

The show airs at 9 a.m. Central Time on Saturdays on CBS and will feature Olive, shown here, a rescue dog he’s trained to be a therapy dog for …
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'Get Rattled' helps train dogs, owners to avoid dangerous snake encounters

‘Get Rattled’ helps train dogs, owners to avoid dangerous snake encounters

SALT LAKE CITY – Snakes on trails and wagging tails can be a recipe for disaster, and a program is helping train dogs and their owners to avoid …
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We will train you!

We are looking for a part time dog trainer here, at the Unleashed by Petco in Menlo Park. Hours will increase as classes are sold, and sales associate …
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Unwanted Dogs Get New Lease on Life

Steve Weigley and his wife, Barbara Davenport, the owners of Packleader Farm at the north end of the Key Peninsula, train unwanted dogs to locate …
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Rattlesnake avoidance training aims to save canine lives

A trainer pressed a button on her remote, and the dog’s shock collar activated. Suddenly, the dog yelped, jumped up in the air and refused to approach …
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Bloodhound Molly serves as civil tracking K-9

Molly is Copeland’s first dog on the K-9 unit, and he has been learning about the breed while training Molly, which he said includes providing her with …
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Landlord tells service dog trainers to find new home

Landlord tells service dog trainers to find new home

An Ankeny couple says their decision to train a service dog for a combat veteran has cost them their apartment. Christina Dimit, 18, and Bryan Stamper …
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City of Atascadero to Conduct Oaths of Office

He was selected by the Inglis Police Dog Training Academy in Ventura, specifically to work with Police Officer Chris Hall and the Atascadero Police …
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Thousands of dog complaints made to council

Tauranga City Council responded to 700 more dog complaints last year to June … The Dog Trainer owner Susie Jones said most dog owners were …
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Dog training facility/studio

Beautiful, immaculately kept, new facility built for dog training. This would be an ideal situation for: – a trainer looking for a training facility – a club …
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How to recall your dog: 5 simple steps

Calgary has more square kilometres of off-leash dog area than any other city … in that regard, here are five simple steps you can use to train your dog.
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Couple says landlord forced them out due to service dog

Couple says landlord forced them out due to service dog

The couple became foster parents to 5-month-old Lake in April through the Puppy Jake Foundation — a local nonprofit that trains and places service …
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Service Dog University

Mary Owens, SDU Training Director, rewards Bruce, a hearing dog, when he alerts on a sound making device as part of his training. Since forming in …
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What to do when attacked by a dog? Act like a tree.

Spaying and neutering pets, socializing pets and participating in dog training classes are all responsible ways to be a good pet owner and reduce a …
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Fitness with Fido

“This is how it came together – combining fitness and dogs. … Adding in dog obedience to the regimen helps with compliance training, and throwing in …
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The Best Dog Breeds for Older Adults

While you might not be able to handle a dog as energetic as say, … These are also incredibly smart dogs so they’re easy to train and perfect for you.
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Service dogs provide companionship and independence

Service dogs provide companionship and independence

After she suffered a head injury the dog became a service animal who has … MSSDS has trained dogs for people with autism, cerebral palsy, PTSD, …
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Sheep dog training day at Coventry Station, Muriwai on Tuesday.

EASTLAND Veterinary Services, in conjunction with Eukanuba, put on a sheep dog training day at Coventry Station, Muriwai on Tuesday.
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FearLess Dog Training System

Dog training made simple using our unique, comfortable hands-free system. Builds trust & confidence!
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Dog Trainer

We are expanding! We are looking for a passionate and motivated individual to work as a full time dog trainer in the Greater Tampa Bay area. On the …
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Budget Cuts Force Pentagon to Consider Civilian Pilots for Simulated Dog Fights

To prepare for future military conflicts, US Air Force pilots undergo intensive training that includes simulated dog fights. This ordinarily pits military …
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Exclusive: Sniffer dog squads that thwarted 16 attacks on terror hit list

Exclusive: Sniffer dog squads that thwarted 16 attacks on terror hit list

“Now the latest message from the foreign terror outfits is to incapacitate the training centres that train these force multiplier dogs,” the report says.
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NIB dog training collar system.

Rechargeable and Waterproof Remote Electric Dog Training Collar No Bark Control Collars Tone/Vibration/Shock Blue Backlight LCD For 15 To 120 …
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Canine campus coming to Terre Haute

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – A new place to pamper your pet is in the … He also mentions there will be dog training, grooming, daycare, lodging, and …
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Puppy Dog Training

BesoMomma Dog Training and Behavior Management (BesoMomma.com) offers customized, home-Service dog training and behavior management …
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Water Work: Helping Your Dog Master Wet Retrieves

Training an upland sporting dog involves plenty of work on dry land, as it should. Pheasant, quail and grouse dogs spend most of their time hunting …
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Innotex dog training collers

Innotex dog training collers

Innotex dog training collers. Asking $65. Posted by Melinda. Posted in More Categories, Pets, Accessories & Supplies in Victoria BC, Swap & Shop.
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Our Town dogs train to win

“Jack Russell’s are very good if they have a good trainer,” said Shirley. “I’m not a good trainer. I wouldn’t call myself a dog trainer, but I try to train dogs.
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Finding the right pet for your family

Once the family has found a pet, training and relationship-building are important steps. Supervise interactions and give your pet a safe place of its own …
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Training puppy to walk with leash takes patience

We have many ‘doodles’ at our business and in our training classes and, of course, like all dogs, they are adorable. Each one is different, and some …
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All eyes were on the guide puppies at firehouse training session

A puppy becomes a guide dog through the training of a team of individuals. Volunteer puppy raisers are a part of the team, providing puppies with …
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4-H dog competition helps get pre-Larimer County Fair activities started

4-H dog competition helps get pre-Larimer County Fair activities started

Deborah Kruz of Loveland and her standard poodle Honor Rae get instructions from the judge at the 4-H Dog Obedience and Rally Show Sunday at …
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Dog being used to protect wildlife in Glacier National Park (copy)

She is being trained to help minimize dangerous human- wildlife … KALISPELL (AP) — The dog bark patrol is on the job at Glacier National Park, …
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Ins and outs of training a service dog

DEAR DIDI: I have a wonderful 2 year old Labradoodle that everyone just loves. I would like for him to be certified as a service dog so he can go …
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Dog training kennel

We are located at Lake Norman in Cornelius NC 28031 We delete all emails without a contact number Dog training kennel, double door, I -Crate by …
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Dog being used to protect wildlife in Glacier National Park

“Using a dog is one of the most successful ways to manage wildlife,” said Allyson Cowan, Wind River dog trainer. “We’re teaching the animals that …
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Sasser: Get a dog, avoid snakes

Sasser: Get a dog, avoid snakes

In 36 years, this group has trained more than 3,000 dogs. This type of training was once called “snake-proofing” clinics, but you can’t make a dog …
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Electronic Dog Training Fencing System Boundary W/SPARE PARTS

please note I am not a retail store* **The map shows exactly where pick up is available** This is a new factory sealed unit and has never been used …
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Purina Pro Plan Performance Team performs in Bowling Green

She said the training starts when she adopts them. “The progression of the dog’s training depends on the age and abilities of each dog,” she explained …
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‘Healing Heroes’ allow veterans to train their dogs

Saturday morning, Michiana veterans took part in a service dog training … ‘Healing Heroes’ allowed local veterans to receive specialty training from …
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Kids learn practice at Benton County dog show

Landon and the rest of the competitors have trained with their dog every week since early May to prepare for the show, and most practice at least twice …
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Pawsitively Unleashed offers health program

Pawsitively Unleashed offers health program

Dahms also is an author, having published a book on dog training called “Family Companion Dog: An Owner’s Manual for Relationship Centered …
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Dog an answer to girl’s wish

Twice monthly Samantha and Shawn travel to Irving to participate in the professional CCI training. By different ages the dogs are expected to be able …
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Manitowoc veteran trains pup to help with PTSD

MANITOWOC – Veteran Charles Hagen and his dog Murphy were walking to meet his family inside the Manitowoc-Two Rivers YMCA when he started …
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Charlotte Dog Training Club Donates Bite Suit to Local K9 Unit

The Charlotte Dog Training Club (Charlotte, NC) works hard to be an advocate within the community and help members and students understand all …
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Gundogs: Dove Dog Duties

Dove hunting is a bonding, practice and training event. … Many dog trainers put their students on a dove field just so they can direct them to multiple …
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Dog Trainer/Handler

Dog Trainer/Handler

Other, We are looking for someone to join our team immediately as a Dog Trainer/Handler.
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(Yonhap Feature) Blind people find independence in life with guide dogs

“It’s been only two weeks since I began ‘route training’ with Hodu to get … It is the country’s sole guide dog training and education center located in …
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Dog Training Package

Hello All! Faith and Tana here with Paws & Effect Dog Training. We have one more available slot for our Puppyhood Package!! This package includes …
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LETTER: Training dogs as vital as keeping them locked up

Responsible owners of any powerful dog should never allow aggression in their dog. When they take on a powerful dog it is essential to have training …
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PetSmart® Opens New Store in Allentown

The new store also offers useful services such as pet training and adoption services, as well as a full-service grooming salon where dogs and cats …
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Service-dog-in-training demonstrates her skills

Service-dog-in-training demonstrates her skills

Service-dog-in-training demonstrates her skills. By JUDY D.J. … Mino, the dog, and Kathy Bell, the trainer, were the presenters at the luncheon.
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Dog gets second chance at life

The couple wasn’t the right fit for the black Labrador retriever and told the dog training facility that if it did not take him back, they would have to put …
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‘Dog Walker Watch’ training set

A training session for the city’s “Dog Walker Watch” program will take place next week. The name is somewhat of a misnomer, as you don’t actually …
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Pit bulls thrive at Tilly’s Pit Crew training classes

“It would be nerve wracking to take her to a normal dog obedience class,” Taubenheim said. “I don’t want to have to worry about something happening …
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Tails of Love Training Dogs to Help Othersn Group Based in County

Black was inspired to begin Tails of Love after she adopted a dog four years … Now there are four dogs that have been trained and are ready to help …
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Dog video festival makes its Twin Cities debut

Dog video festival makes its Twin Cities debut

Can Do Canines, which trains service dogs for people with medical conditions and disabilities, is seeking original video submissions from the public …
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PHOTOS: Local search dogs practice their skills during training

King County Search Dogs members and their owners go through a training exercise in June 2016 at Snoqualmie Point Park. (Photos by Scott …
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Search and rescue volunteers take part in competition

The organization has several teams, including a dog team, horse team, … a patient after a hang glider injury and a search and rescue dog training.
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Dog Trainer, Rattlesnake Expert Aim To Save Dogs’ Lives With Rattlesnake Avoidance Training

A professional dog trainer and rattlesnake expert stopped in Santa Clarita over the weekend with one goal in mind: to save dogs’ lives by teaching …
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New K-9 officer nose her role

The dog is trained by smell and will inspect each box until that odor is detected. Once the odor is detected a yellow ball will “launch” from the box via …
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Dog training books

Dog training books

Training Levels by Sue Ailsby. Signed by author! Sue is a local legend… her training levels can turn your hellhound into a dream dog in short order!
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Dog Training

Does your best friend need a little work? Are you looking to have your best friend maybe do something special? The training I offer ranges from basic …
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Widow Pursues Husband’s Dream: Dog to Help Their Daughter

Widow Pursues Husband’s Dream of a Special Dog to Help Their Daughter … Rosalee will need some expensive training to help Hannah Foden.
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Dogs on the road, cats behind bars: A check-in with the Idaho Humane Society

“We’ve had successful dog-training programs in our prisons for years. But cats are something new,” said Idaho Department of Correction Director …
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Guide Dogs for the Blind Plans New Puppy Training Center

Guide Dogs for the Blind is planning to build a new puppy training center at its national headquarters in San Rafael. The goal is to have more puppies …
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Family needs help raising funds for a diabetic alert dog

Family needs help raising funds for a diabetic alert dog

Jazz started training to become a diabetic alert dog when she was born. “At that first hour of being born we take the low blood sugar scent put it on the …
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State gun rights group asking for support at Isle of Wight supervisors meeting

… the second time VCDL has asked members to show support for Paul Roushia, owner of American K-9 Interdiction, a military dog training facility.
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READER LETTER: Guide dogs – Can you volunteer to look after animals?

This is a really important and a critical stage of training, where the dog is trained in readiness for matching with a person who is blind or visually …
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Old Dogs Learn New Tricks at spcaLA Friends for Life Camp in Long Beach

A typical day at this camp, which takes place at the P.D. Pitchford Companion Animal Village and Education Center, includes dog training, cat …
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Service Dogs and Situation Training at Airport in Tampa, Florida

Clarke Inghram is the CEO and master trainer of the Sit N’ Stay Dog Academy. As part of their training, he brings his clients to Tampa International …
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Military dogs get 'refresher' helicopter training

Military dogs get ‘refresher’ helicopter training

The Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) military working dogs took to the air with their trainers on Friday at the Auckland base to familiarise …
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Aversion training to keep pets safe from rattlesnakes

Reaves said he trains primarily on sense of smell because snakes are rattling a lot less and because of their camouflage qualities. “We let the dog find …
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Professional Dog Training

Professional trainer offers beginning through advanced obedience training, behavior modification training, sports/competition training and service dog …
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Rescue dogs wag a tail from jail while training for a new home

A group of 10 inmates work in pairs to train dogs who then are available for … It’s the distinction between a prison inmate and a rescue dog that are …
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Training in The Dog Days of Summer

A few members of GCSAR had already dabbled in training their dogs for search and rescue independently, and after expressing interest in investing …
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Dogs on display at Jefferson County Fair Dog Show

Dogs on display at Jefferson County Fair Dog Show

Dogs of all shapes and sizes leaped and darted through obstacles in a test of agility, or displayed thorough training in an obedience test, in one of the …
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Samuel Stretch and his dog, Lady, are heading to the agility nationals

Agility training involves a trainer running a dog through a series of obstacles like jumps, tunnels and poles. It’s a test of the owner’s ability to control …
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Dog-friendly DC spots

Woofstock D.C., a dog-friendly festival, is at D.C. Pavilion (1399 5th St., … Dogs can feast on the raw deal (frozen beef bone), gravy train (beef, rice and …
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4-H dog obedience and agility training brings person and pup closer together

Dogs in the Rice County 4-H program learn all about agility training. Here, Sam Johnson works with his dog on hoop jumping. (Photo provided by …
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Five Pups Graduate From Soldier On Service Dogs Training

FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — Dogs are commonly referred to as a man’s best friend, and these animals are proving themselves when they take part in a …
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Kapiti College students want district council bylaws to reduce dog attacks

Kapiti College students want district council bylaws to reduce dog attacks

The bylaws would make dog-owner training compulsory, alongside background checks for all dog owners, and education for children on good safety …
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Dog Training Treats

Never opened. Liver bites. PPU only. Near Pine Forest and Nine Mile.
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Jefferson County Dog Show Boosts Confidence in Youth Participants

Branson says the children and her begin training the dog once a week after school ends until the county fair. “Most of it is getting the kids comfortable, …
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Living Alaska: Teaching your dog to enjoy — or tolerate — water sports

I contacted a few trainers who mostly said it depends on the dog, recommended using positive reinforcement and suggested over-priced training …
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Public Dog Training Class Contract Instructor

Are you a Dog Trainer with big dreams of educating pet owners in humane training methods? Does it motivate you to be at the forefront of advocacy for …
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Family dog may visit crash lawyer

Family dog may visit crash lawyer

HMP Northward currently has a number of prisoners looking after and training stray dogs, for which the inmates looking after them are trying to find …
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Dogs not allowed on patios in Georgetown, council decides

Service dogs, which are trained to do work or perform tasks for someone with a disability, are always an exception, but trying to pass off your dog as a …
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Hughes: “There would be no shelter dogs if everyone would get a little training”

In a last-ditch effort to avoid having the dog euthanized, the couple brought it to Brenda Hughes for training. After a few weeks, Hughes had turned the …
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Entire family, including dog, volunteers at Bayhealth

They chose to make him a therapy dog after reading an ad about dog therapy classes. According Lenora most of the dogs he trained with were rescue …
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Rockview prison increases security after dog’s death

On July 7, a Pennsylvania Department of Corrections drug dog at Rockview state prison died … The DOC has been training drug dogs since 1995.
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Dogs set to make splash at Paw Palooza on Cape

Dogs set to make splash at Paw Palooza on Cape

Imagine a sport open to competitors of any athletic ability, where the rewards are cash prizes and toys, not to mention a dip in a refreshing pool.
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Department of Corrections investigating K9 officer death

According to a DOC spokesperson, the dog was used in the Drug Interdiction Unit and was training at SCI Rockview last week. They said the dog …
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DOGS OF WAR How the British Army trains pooches for action on the front lines

The snaps show soldiers and animals from the 1st Military Working Dog Regiment on live fire tactical training exercises on Sennelager Ranges in …
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Blind pedestrians at risk of attack by loose dogs

… working as he was taught at guide dog training school, nine years before. … Almost as soon as I spoke, I understood — there was a loose dog.
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Final suspect in Roanoke Rapids dog-fighting ring pleads guilty

Final suspect in Roanoke Rapids dog-fighting ring pleads guilty … Authorities found a dog fighting pen, dog training weights, syringes and animal …
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