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IV, the German Shepherd that was summoned to jury duty in New Jersey. (credit: CBS 2)

German Shepherd Called To Jury Duty In New Jersey

Nobody likes being hounded for jury duty, least of all a dog, but that’s exactly what happened in New Jersey.

04/16/2014

NYPD Canine Team officers, part of New York’s Urban Search and Rescue Team, departed from John F. Kennedy International Airport Thursday morning to aid in recovery efforts in the Washington state mudslides. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Sends 2 Dogs To Aid In Washington Mudslide

The German shepherds, 6-year-old Hondo and 3-year-old Timoshenko, flew to the small Washington community with their police handlers, Detective Patrick Nee and Police Officer Benjamin Colecchia.

04/04/2014

Diesel The K9 Officer

Sources: K9 Dog Tracks Down Suspect Who Allegedly Knocked Down Cop

An NYPD K9 officer was credited Wednesday with finding a suspect who allegedly jumped a subway turnstile and threw a human officer to the ground.

08/28/2013

Ravenia Matos-Davis

Woman In Court To Answer To Charges Of Attacking Police Dog

A Queens woman was arraigned Wednesday on charges that she kicked and injured a police dog, as an officer tried to arrest her following a fight on a subway platform.

06/19/2013

Officer Vincent Tieniber And Bear

Woman Accused Of Attacking Police Dog While Being Handcuffed

An NYPD K-9 Unit dog was attacked by a woman as an officer arrested her on a subway platform Tuesday.

06/18/2013

Martin Frey (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: L.I. Man Shoots Neighbor’s Dog With BB Gun

“It’s a shame, when your neighbor shoots your dog — ridiculous, when all this other stuff going on in the world,” the dog’s owner Dorian Mancuso said. “Pretty sad.”

06/03/2013

CBS 2's cameras watched as different dogs from different homes were faced with an intruder. (Credit CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Bark Or Bite, How Will Your Dog React When A Home Invader Strikes?

Research shows that criminals are less likely to burglarize a home with a dog; CBS 2 recently put that research to the test, and set up seven cameras in four different homes.

05/08/2013

Amad Awada with his German Shepherd. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Use Boogie Board To Rescue Dog From Muddy S.I. Marshland

Police rescuers with special gear attacked both ground and water to get the frightened, young German Shepherd out of a muddy, tangled mass of marshland and silt.

04/25/2013

FILE - Brooklyn's Deli, a black Labrador Retriever puppy. (Photo by Gary Gershoff/Getty Images for AKC)

AKC: Labrador Retriever Nation’s Top Dog

The American Kennel Club released its top 10 list of the nation’s most popular dog breeds on Wednesday.

01/30/2013

German Shepherd/file (Photo: CBS 2)

For Some Marine Park Residents, Barking Duo Is Just Too Much To Handle

Joseph Butrico’s dog is a nine-year-old German Shepherd named Maxwell. And Butrico told 1010 WINS’ Carol D’Auria that Maxwell does what a dog is supposed to do — bark!

09/15/2012

Sen. Charles Schumer and Cpl. Megan Leavey (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Marine And Combat Dog To Be Reunited This Week

A New York senator says two heroes are being reunited Friday in California. They’re an ex-Marine and the combat dog with whom she was injured in Iraq.

04/03/2012

Megan Leavey and Rex (credit: Facebook)

Ex-Marine Megan Leavey Fights To Adopt German Shepherd She Served With In Iraq

Since being discharged in December 2007, former Marine Cpl. Megan Leavey has been fighting to adopt Rex, a 10-year-old German Shepherd she served two tours in Iraq with.

03/09/2012

The American Kennel Club says the Labrador Retriever was named the number one breed in America for the 21th consecutive year. (Photo credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

AKC: Labrador Retriever America’s Number 1 Dog

The American Kennel Club released its top 10 list of the most popular breeds in America on Tuesday.

02/28/2012

Rebecca Bose and wolf pup Zephyr at the Wolf Conservation Center - South Salem, NY - Jun 2, 2011 (credit: Catherine Cioffi / WCBS 880)

Wolf Pups Arrive At Wolf Conservation Center In South Salem

It’s a boy and a girl! For now, they’re just sleeping, eating, and hanging out with their nannies. But you can go visit!

06/02/2011

Molly Kimball And Ava (credit: CBS 2)

Young Brain Cancer Patient In N.J. Loses Service Dog

Ava, a service dog that bit the nose of a 6-year-old neighbor, has been banished from River Vale.

04/27/2011

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