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FOX43.comThree dogs rescued from South Korean dog meat farm arrive in Lancaster County for adoptionFOX43.com“We'll conduct medical exams on each of these dogs and will be performing their temperament evaluations before they will be released for adoption.” The next four dogs to be placed with DVGRR are expected to arrive at Dulles International Airport on ... [...]
Tue, Dec 12, 2017
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Award-winning, hall of fame Bismarck police dog diesMcClatchy Washington BureauThe police department says Luna became seriously ill earlier this month, and veterinarians found a tumor during surgery. The dog did not recover from surgery and died Saturday. Luna had served with the department since December 2012. Police say she ...and more [...]
Tue, Dec 12, 2017
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McClatchy Washington BureauRunner helps save Illinois mayor who fell into frozen lakeMcClatchy Washington BureauA good Samaritan helped save an 80-year-old Illinois mayor after he fell through thin ice trying to save his dog from a lake. Homewood Mayor Richard Hofeld says he was walking his dogs with his wife on Sunday at Izaak Walton Preserve in the southern ...and more [...]
Tue, Dec 12, 2017
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Family sues over death of man who stabbed police dogMcClatchy Washington BureauThe family of Pennsylvania man killed by transit police officers after he fatally stabbed a police dog is suing over his death. In a lawsuit filed Monday, relatives of Bruce Kelley Jr. allege that Allegheny County Port Authority police officers used ...and more [...]
Mon, Dec 11, 2017
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HuffPostTracy's Dogs Rescues Shelter Dogs From Euthanasia And Finds Them Forever HomesHuffPostTracy's Dogs partners with PetSmart to help with a meeting space for the dogs and their new owners. Every month after filling out an application and going over the details of each dog and their new owners, Scott loads up the dogs in a 32-foot trailer ... [...]
Mon, Dec 11, 2017
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Washington ExaminerDefense secretary in action: More 'warrior monk' than 'Mad Dog' MattisWashington ExaminerIn Mattis' view, Davis said, such photo op stops are more about the secretary than the soldiers. Mattis' focus is unwaveringly on the grunt in uniform. He's not one to be distracted by the bright lights of self-importance. "He sees no value in having ...and more [...]
Mon, Dec 11, 2017
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WSBT-TVStarving polar bear goes viral in heartbreaking videoWSBT-TV(WSMH) — WASHINGTON, D.C. — Meet Nicole, Indigo, Freya and Heidi! They are the newest graduates of the CIA Fall 2017 “Puppy Class.” The dogs and their handlers had to pass two tests given by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF) and ...and more [...]
Mon, Dec 11, 2017
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Washington PostDC police make several arrests in robberies throughout the cityWashington PostD.C. police made several arrests over the weekend, including of teenagers suspected of robbing pizza delivery men in various parts of the city. Several youths robbed a Papa John's pizza delivery man around 10:15 p.m. Nov. 20 near Edson Place and 47th ... [...]
Mon, Dec 11, 2017
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Washington PostDC-area dogs had a blast during the first snow of the seasonWashington PostD.C. dogs love their snow, and this year they got a winter storm to kick off the season early. Is it possible the puppers had a better time than their humans? Fashionable winter sweaters and vests kept them warm — and a couple were even rocking the ... [...]
Mon, Dec 11, 2017
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Nature.comTasmanian tiger genome offers clues to its extinctionNature.comThe species' complete genome, reported on 11 December in Nature Ecology and Evolution, offers clues to its decline and its uncanny resemblance to members of the distantly related dog family. “They were this bizarre and singular species. There was ...and more [...]
Mon, Dec 11, 2017
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Nature.comTasmanian tiger genome offers clues to its extinctionNature.comThe species' complete genome, reported on 11 December in Nature Ecology and Evolution, offers clues to its decline and its uncanny resemblance to members of the distantly related dog family. “They were this bizarre and singular species. There was ...and more [...]
Mon, Dec 11, 2017
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WSBT-TVFirefighters rescue girl stuck in McDonald's playgroundWSBT-TV(WSMH) — WASHINGTON, D.C. — Meet Nicole, Indigo, Freya and Heidi! They are the newest graduates of the CIA Fall 2017 “Puppy Class.” The dogs and their handlers had to pass two tests given by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF) and ... [...]
Mon, Dec 11, 2017
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