Orland Park police invite pupils to name new pup

Orland Park police invite pupils to name new pup

A name needs to be selected by the end of the month because that is when the dog will start a yearlong training regimen and must obey commands …
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Online group campaigns against shock collars used on Nova Scotia dogs

Animal welfare advocates in Nova Scotia are lining up against the use of shock collars on dogs, while some professional trainers say the devices …
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Redding police chief raises awareness by training guide dog

Redding Police Chief Doug Fuchs and Kato, a seeing eye dog he has been raising from a pup. Fuchs has been raising and training Kato for the …
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Worcester police dog joins decontamination training

The dog, one of the mock victims taking part in the Local Emergency Planning Committee training Friday, remained calm as it was sprayed and …
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Schutzhund Dog Trials to Be Held in Liberty Field Park

Carol Weddle and her German shepherd Baron Marcona have traveled from Oklahoma for the training sessions once a month for the past year.
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Bemidji's Best in Show: UKC event this weekend at fairgrounds

Bemidji’s Best in Show: UKC event this weekend at fairgrounds

The Paul Bunyan Dog Training Association is sponsoring a United Kennel Club show at the Beltrami County Fairgrounds. Organizers expect the …
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Pet therapy: Does Fido have what it takes?

Marlin says 30 percent to 40 percent of the dogs that come through the program have to be excused for more training or for not fitting the ideal profile.
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From the Top Dog: A new era of caring, compassion

These one-hour tours are specially designed for you to meet our leadership team and to visit our animal shelter, training and behavior department, …
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Marion seeks citizen ideas for dog park

Heath said they’re also looking at exercise and training stations and receptacles for dog waste disposal. Rules and regulations are also being …
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Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Aug. 28-Sept 3

Dog training is permitted only within established dog training areas or during open hunting seasons for the game animals that the dog is being trained …
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Safe Humane Chicago group saves 'Court Case Dogs' from euthanasia

Safe Humane Chicago group saves ‘Court Case Dogs’ from euthanasia

Then in 2010, a group of animal-loving volunteers stepped in. Safe Humane, a nonprofit organization, was formed to train volunteers to show up in …
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Stellarton dog trainer to take part in course with wolves, foxes and bison

Alex Keir teaches Vida, a French Brittany Spaniel, to play volleyball. Next week she will be travelling to Indiana to take part in a training program …
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Court: Dogs must be surgically debarked

“Barking in a dog is a behavioral issue that can be addressed in a variety of other ways, through behavioral modification primarily or training your dog,” …
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West Community Calendar, week of Sept. 3

HIGH INTENSITY INTERVAL TRAINING (HIIT) WORKOUT — 5:15 to 6:15 … dog, vet care, handler/dog training, food and equipment for deployment.
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Dog guide offers safety and independence: Orillia woman

Norma Jean, her fourth dog guide, was made possible through the Lions Foundation of Canada, which provides training for autism assistance dogs, …
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