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Bruno the Rottweiler. (credit: Northwind Kennels)

Superstorm Sandy Dog Moves To New Shelter, Awaits New Home

The last dog that was displaced by Superstorm Sandy and living in a temporary shelter on Long Island has been relocated, but there is no shortage of prospective parents for Bruno the Rottweiler.

03/16/2013

Precious, a 7-month-old pit bull mix, was found with suspected chemical burns in Waterbury, Conn. on Monday, March 4, 2013 (credit: Waterbury Dog Pound/Facebook)

Waterbury Police Investigating After Dog Found With Chemical Burns

Animal control officers found the 6- to 7-month-old pit bull mix under a bush in an empty lot off Hopkins Street on Monday night after receiving a call about an injured dog.

03/06/2013

A body is found in Forest Park. (Credit: CBS 2)

Dog Finds Dead Body On Walk With Owner In Forest Park

A man was walking his dog through Forest Park in Queens Sunday morning, when the dog came across a dead body.

03/03/2013

Buster The Dog

Queens Family’s Dog Rescued Just Before He Would Have Been Euthanized

A family in Belle Harbor, Queens, was happy to report Sunday that their dog was back home alive and well, after being rescued just in time.

01/06/2013

Gavel (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Appellate Court: Woman Bitten By Dog Can Sue Owners

The New Jersey Appellate Court said a woman bitten and injured by a dog she was paid to watch can sue the owners of the animal.

12/22/2012

Stella went missing Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 from a home on Macon Street in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. (credit: Michelle Brosh)

Queens Woman Displaced By Sandy Desperate To Find Missing Dog

Michelle Brosh, who lost everything in Superstorm Sandy, said her dog ran out of a friend’s house Thursday and was hit by a car before taking off down the street.

12/07/2012

Blackie, Stolen Dog

Caught On Tape: Man Steals Puppy, Gets Bitten By Marsupial

A brazen bandit stole a precious puppy from a pet store in New Jersey, but the thief was caught – and caught getting bitten by another animal – on tape.

12/03/2012

11.30 Dogs to Go 2

10 Tips For Holiday Travel With Your Pet

A recent survey showed 63 percent of pet owners plan to travel during the holiday with their dog or cat. But before you and your four-legged friend hit the road, learn what to do — and what to not do — of taking your animal with you on the road.

11/30/2012

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Study: Kissing Your Dog Can Transmit Disease

Japanese researches took dental plaque specimens from 66 dogs and 81 people from the families who own them. Several different kinds of bacteria found in more than two thirds of the dogs’ mouths were found in their owners’.

10/23/2012

Pit Bull (credit: clipart.com)

Despite Recent Dog Attack, Village Of Mamaroneck Not Banning Pit Bulls

After a pit bull named Diesel killed a neighbor’s small dog and nipped off a fingertip of that dog’s owner, there were whispers that the village was going outlaw pit bulls.

10/12/2012

Zander the Husky (credit: John Dolan)

Desperate Dog Sneaks Out To Find Owner At L.I. Hospital

They’re called “man’s best friend” for a reason.

10/04/2012

Police say surveillance video shows a man beating a dog inside an elevator in Harlem on Aug. 26, 2012 (credit: NYPD)

Police Arrest Suspect Wanted For Beating Dog Inside Harlem Elevator

Police say Brian Freeman, 28, of East 188th Street in the Bronx, is the man seen on surveillance video kicking the dog.

09/10/2012

Police say surveillance video shows a man beating a dog inside an elevator in Harlem on Aug. 26, 2012 (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Wanted For Beating Dog Inside Harlem Elevator

It happened at the Wagner Houses on East 120th Street around 11:30 a.m. on Aug. 26.

09/07/2012

Nathan the dog sitting next to Nathan Bruckenthal's grave at Arlington National Cemetery. (credit: Cyndi Perry)

Service Dog ‘Nathan’ Honors Memory Of Fallen Coast Guardsman Nathan Bruckenthal

Named in Nathan Bruckenthal’s honor, Nathan the puppy is being trained as a service dog with the group Veterans Moving Forward – a non-profit organization that provides therapy and service dogs to veterans with both mental and physical health challenges.

08/24/2012

FILE - A dog shakes out water out of its fur. (Photo credit: UWE ZUCCHI/AFP/GettyImages)

The Science Behind The Shake: Why Mammals Shake Themselves Dry

While most of us try to avoid getting showered by the dog shake, researchers at Georgia Tech decided to study it and discovered animals actually do a miraculous job of drying themselves.

08/23/2012

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