Mickey

Eugene Ovsishcher and Mickey (credit: Facebook)

War Vet Facing Eviction From Coney Island Apartment Over Comfort Dog

After a nine-month combat tour in Afghanistan, a doctor recommended Eugene Ovsishcher get a comfort dog to help him deal with symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. Last August, he adopted Mickey, a Shih Tzu.

05/29/2012

New York City is using specifically trained beagles, like this one, in the battle to eradicate bed bugs. (Photo by STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

NYC Enlists Pair Of Bedbug-Detecting Dogs

The Department of Housing Preservation and Development says beagles Mickey and Nemo started work this week. Their mission: to sniff out bedbugs.

11/17/2011