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Mental FlossDo Dogs Understand What You're Telling Them? Scientists Are Scanning Their Brains to Find OutMental FlossThe study, published in Frontiers in Neuroscience, examined the brains of 12 different dogs of various breeds (you can see them below) that had been trained to associate two different objects with random words like “duck,” “blue,” and “beach ball ...and more [...]
Sat, Oct 20, 2018
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Patch.comWoman Attacked By Group Of Dogs In Aspen HillPatch.comASPEN HILL, MD — A woman walking a dog was attacked by a group of dogs Thursday in Aspen Hill, according to reports. The attacked happened on Robindale Drive near Veirs Mill Road, WTOP reports. As the woman was walking the dog in the 12700 ... [...]
Fri, Oct 19, 2018
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Washington PostBest of DC 2018: See what Express readers voted for as their favorite things in WashingtonWashington PostThat's part of what makes our annual Best of D.C. issue so fascinating: Much like D.C. itself, it's always changing, even as certain things stay the same. This year, like last year, .... 1st: Shirlington Dog Park, 2710 S. Oakland St., Arlington. 2nd ... [...]
Fri, Oct 19, 2018
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WTOPTeenager attacked by pack of dogs in Montgomery Co.WTOPWASHINGTON — A 15-year-old girl was hospitalized Thursday after being attacked by a group of dogs in Aspen Hill, Maryland. Montgomery ... Last Sunday, a woman was killed after she was attacked by a dog inside a Southeast D.C. home. Last June in ...and more [...]
Fri, Oct 19, 2018
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CBS DCDogs Rescued From Dog Meat Farm Available For AdoptionCBS DCEight dogs rescued from a South Korean dog meat farm were brought to the Humane Society of Washington County (HSWC.) The dogs include an adult Terrier mix, an adult Lhasa Apso mix, and six five-month-old Jindo mix puppies. They were reportedly ...and more [...]
Fri, Oct 19, 2018
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Washington PostFive dogs attack teenager and her dog in RockvilleWashington PostA teenaged girl and her dog were attacked and injured Thursday afternoon by five dogs as the teen walked through a Rockville neighborhood, Montgomery County police said. Police and an animal service officer were called to the 12700 Robindale Drive ... [...]
Fri, Oct 19, 2018
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San Antonio CurrentHecklers Dog Ted Cruz Again for His Kavanaugh Vote, This Time in an AirportSan Antonio CurrentLast month, protestors heckled him out of a Washington D.C. restaurant. Tags: Ted Cruz, hecklers, airport, restaurant, Brett Kavanaugh, sexual assault, victory for women · " Julián Castro On Where Hillary Went… | Sierra Club Targets Ted Cruz and Wi… ».and more [...]
Thu, Oct 18, 2018
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FOX 5 DCDogs rescued from South Korean 'dog meat farm' available for adoption in HagerstownFOX 5 DCSeveral dogs who were rescued from a dog meat farm in South Korea are available for adoption today at the Humane Society of Washington County Hagerstown. The dogs include an adult Terrier mix, an adult Lhasa Apso mix, and six 5-month-old Jindo mix ...and more [...]
Thu, Oct 18, 2018
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WUSA9.comAre pit bulls a dangerous breed?WUSA9.comWASHINGTON -- There are few topics that divide animal lovers like the discussion of pit bulls. After a tragic incident in SE Washington, D.C. over the weekend, a husband is mourning the loss of his wife after their family pet attacked her. Police say ... [...]
Wed, Oct 17, 2018
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CBS DCGood Dog! Study Reveals Canines Can Understand Some WordsCBS DC(CBS Local) — Researchers at Emory University say they've confirmed what dog people have suspected for quite some time — that canines may know exactly what we mean when we use certain words or phrases. “Many dog owners think that their dogs ...and more [...]
Wed, Oct 17, 2018
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Tune-in alert: 2018 American Humane Hero Dog Awards®, Hosted by Beth Stern and James Denton, Premieres ...PR Newswire (press release)On October 5, 2014, Mrs. Pope saw the completion of a decades-long dream – the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial, which was dedicated by President Obama in Washington DC. It will stand in perpetuity as a reminder to the public and ...and more [...]
Wed, Oct 17, 2018
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Patch.com'Really Buddies' Husband Says Of Dog That Killed Woman In DCPatch.comWASHINGTON, DC — The distraught husband of a SoutheastDC woman who was fatally mauled Sunday night in their home by her pit bull mix dog says the attack happened in less than 15 minutes while he was out of the house. Robert Frazier said his wife, ...Woman mauled to death by own pit bull because "she may have taken some food" from himMeawwall 2 news [...]
Wed, Oct 17, 2018
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