Maryland Dog News

League promotes 'disc dogging' as a worldwide competitionThe-News-LeaderThrowing a flying plastic disc to a dog is not just a back yard pastime for Mark Vitullo; it is a passion that he wants to share. Five years ago, the Stow resident helped organize area competitive "disc doggers" into the Ohio Disc Dog Club and began ... [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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wtkr.comHow to help your dog deal with firework anxietywtkr.comThey pick up a wider range of sounds than we do,” said veterinarian Mark D. Freeman at the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech. “Sudden very loud sounds can cause dogs to be very frightened, and with the continuation of ...and more [...]
Tue, Jun 27, 2017
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The Roanoke StarTech Professor Has Advice for Helping Dogs Deal With Fireworks and Other AnxietyThe Roanoke StarThey pick up a wider range of sounds than we do,” said veterinarian Mark D. Freeman at the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech. “Sudden very loud sounds can cause dogs to be very frightened, and with the continuation of ... [...]
Tue, Jun 27, 2017
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HuffPostCanines Helping Out In The CourtroomHuffPostSometimes they need the dog touching their feet. Sometimes they just need to see the dog,” said Superior Court Judge Jeanette Dalton of Kitsap County, Washington. In her courtroom, a yellow Labrador named Kerris has been deployed numerous times to ... [...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017
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WHAGTrendsetter Dog Treats moves to FrederickWHAGFREDERICK, Md. - Trendsetter Treats is a local company who makes dog treats moved to Braddock Mountain in Frederick Maryland. A couple started making organic dog treats when their dog Emmy became ill with cancer. The veterinarian told the couple ... [...]
Sun, Jun 25, 2017
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The GuardianIs your dog just chasing its tail – or is it obsessive?The GuardianIts author, Judith Rapoport, then chief of the child psychiatry branch at the National Institute of Mental Health in Maryland, had studied and treated all kinds of neuropsychiatric illness, but a fascination with OCD grabbed hold of her. These patients ... [...]
Sun, Jun 25, 2017
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Firefighters rescue puppy after falling 10 feet down drainfox2now.comMARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO - It was one of the 'smallest' rescues of its kind, and maybe even the cutest. A little puppy named Mia fell 10-feet down a vent drain earlier this week. FOX 2 now has video of the dog. The Maryland Heights fire protection district ... [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
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Local 'disc dogging' goes worldwideRavenna Record CourierThrowing a flying plastic disc to a dog is not just a back yard pastime for Mark Vitullo; it is a passion that he wants to share. Five years ago, the 58-year-old Stow resident helped organize area competitive "disc doggers" into the Ohio Disc Dog Club ... [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
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W*USA 9VERIFY: Can you teach an old dog new tricks?W*USA 9In order to verify this, we spoke to Dr. Kristy Bennett. She has been a vet since 2001 and is currently working at Montgomery Village Animal Hospital in Gaithersburg, Maryland. According to Bennett, older dogs can absolutely learn new tricks! However ... [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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Patch.comI-95 Shutdown | Overdose Trend | Weekend Events | News NearbyPatch.comCouncil member Sidney Katz introduced a bill that would ensure dogs could be off-leash in dog parks established by municipalities "to make sure that dogs can run free in all dog parks in Montgomery County": Montgomery Council Member Seeks Leash ...and more [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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Patch.comMontgomery Council Member Seeks Leash Freedom For DogsPatch.comCurrently, dogs can be off-leash in dog parks in Montgomery County that are established and overseen by the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC). However, M-NCPPC regulations regarding dog parks do not apply in dog ... [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
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Southern Maryland News NetWednesday's Pet is DEANSouthern Maryland News NetDean was surrendered to our local shelter blind, dirty and frightened. He went immediately for a much needed spa treatment and in no time, he was a tail-wagging hunk of love. Dean exhibits all the great characteristics of America's favorite breed, the ... [...]
Wed, Jun 21, 2017
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