Tag: dogs

Longest resident at Gloucester shelter finds forever home

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – The Gloucester-Mathews Humane Society has finally found a home for their longest resident, Banjo. The 3-year-old beagle mix had been looking for his forever home for nearly three years. News 3 first told you about Banjo in September when the shelter reached out to the station to help find his forever home. […]

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Humans Shipped an Awful Cargo Across the Seas: Cancer

Humans have spread a contagious form of cancer around the world. Researchers reported on Tuesday that the cancer, which invades mussels, has spread across the Equator. Originating in one species in the Northern Hemisphere, the cancer has established itself in another species in the Southern Hemisphere. “There’s no natural explanation for how that happened without […]

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On a Remote Siberian Island Asking, Was It Just a Dream?

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Virginia Beach Animal Control reminding residents to keep dogs on leashes, stepping up enforcement of law

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Virginia Beach officials are asking for dog owners to keep their furry companions on leashes, as required by the city. Under the city law, dogs are only allowed off leashes with-in designated dog parks. According to Animal Control Services in the city, they will be increasing their presence in city parks […]

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Conan The ‘Hero Dog’ Gets Her Own Press Conference On ‘SNL’ And Nothing Goes According To Plan

Whenever live animals are used in a Saturday Night Live sketch, the writers’ best-laid plans almost never go on without a hitch — and this is always for the better. An off-screen donkey making Aidy Bryant cackle during an apple-picking bit with Kate McKinnon and Woody Harrelson? Check. McKinnon and Tiffany Haddish struggling to round […]

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Trump Tweets Faked Photo of Hero Dog Getting a Medal

President Trump on Wednesday shared an altered photograph of himself placing a medal around the neck of the dog injured in the raid last weekend that led to the death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the Islamic State’s leader. The image, which bears a watermark for a social media account for the conservative news site The […]

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Celebrate Halloween with your dog at the Norfolk Admirals’ ‘Pumpkins, Pucks and Paws Night’

NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk Admirals’ “Pucks and Paws Night” is getting spooky! Norfolk Admirals host Pucks and Paws night Bring your dog to the Admirals game for a special “Pumpkins, Pucks and Paws Night” as our local team takes on the Reading Royals this Wednesday, October 30 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for humans are […]

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Trump Shares Photo of ‘Wonderful’ Dog in ISIS Raid, but Not a Name

WASHINGTON — President Trump shared a photograph on Monday of the “wonderful” dog who participated in the raid against Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the Islamic State leader, but said the dog’s name remained classified. The president tweeted out the photograph after Gen. Mark A. Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, had given an update […]

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Carl Safina Is Certain Your Dog Loves You

Carl Safina, 64, an ecologist at Stony Brook University on Long Island and a “MacArthur genius” grant winner, has written nine books about the human connection to the animal world. Coming next spring is “Becoming Wild,” on the culture of animals, and a young adult version of “Beyond Words,” on the capabilities of dogs and […]

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Where Pugs Rule the Racetrack

CreditCreditVideo by Lena Mucha For The New York Times HAMBURG, Germany — If Elvis had one advantage over his competitors, it was his long legs. Well, relatively long. His slightly extended snout and slender body also helped him swallow the 80-yard stretch of sandy track in just over eight seconds. “Sensational!” the timekeeper called as […]

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Uber to Launch Pet-based Pricing in Select Cities

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Adam Driver And Mark Hamill’s Twitter Campaign To Find A Film Director’s Missing Dog Has Succeeded

Star Wars: The Last Jedi co-stars Adam Driver and Mark Hamill still have The Rise of Skywalker to look forward to this Christmas. Before the franchise’s “Skywalker Saga” finally comes to an end, however, the pair put their real-world powers to good use and, thanks in large part to Hamill’s massive Twitter following, managed to […]

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