To nine-year-old Molly Kimball, Ava, her 14-month-old dog is more than just a pet. Molly is battling brain cancer. Ava is being trained as her service dog, and while she is apparently devoted to Molly, there are questions whether the dog is a danger to other children.
A German shepherd who was pulled from the frigid waters of New York’s Hudson River last month after falling off her owner’s yacht has died in a fire.
The American Kennel Club says the Labrador retriever is the most popular dog in America for the 20th straight year. The German shepherd is ranked second, with the Yorkshire terrier third.