Dog Training 101

  • Meet Mac! McPherson Fire Department’s fire prevention/therapy dog
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    MCPHERSON, Kan. (KSNW) – The McPherson Fire Department has added a crew member that will teach fire prevention in schools and simultaneously alleviate trauma and PTSD in his co-workers. Meet Mac, the 12-week-old lab/goldendoodle mix. Mac was donated to MFD and will serve as the station’s fire prevention and therapy dog. Mac brightens every room […]

  • Dog trainer sues rescue charity for $270k
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    A QUEENSLAND dog trainer is suing a volunteer dog rescue charity for $268,668, claiming its negligence caused a dog to bite her finger. Kacie Gauld, 38, a recruiter from Bulimba, in Brisbane’s inner northeast, has sued Lucky Paws Dog Rescue Inc and dog foster carer Penelope Hall in Brisbane District Court. Ms Gauld claims that […]

  • Engineers show off Astro the robot dog
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    Using deep learning and artificial intelligence (AI), FAU scientists are bringing to life one of about a handful of these quadraped robots in the world. Astro is unique because he is the only one of these robots with a head, 3-D printed to resemble a Doberman pinscher, that contains a (computerized) brain. Credit: Alex Dolce […]

  • Lebensraum Assisted Living hosts fundraiser for comfort dog training
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    GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (KSNB) – Four Grand Island puppies are training to become comfort dogs with the help of a local assisted living facility. Lebensraum Assisted Living say they love their comfort dogs so much, they wanted to help other people get one too. Comfort dogs are often used after tragedies to help victims and […]

  • Errors printed in TWRA hunting guide, corrected version online
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    The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency has announced that some errors have been found in the printed version of the 2019-20 Tennessee Hunting & Trapping Guide. The following errors have been corrected online: Page 40 – Correct end date for bear archery season (no dogs) is Oct. 25. Page 15 – Traps allowed should read the […]

  • Best Dog Supplies Under $15 on Amazon
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    Do you find it difficult to shop for the best supplies for your dog? Amazon has some of the best dog supplies and they will be delivered to you very quickly! Here are some of the best dog supplies on Amazon that cost under $15. Wahl Pet-Friendly Waterless Shampoo Most dogs love to take a […]

  • Calgary police dog in training injures handler’s son on Saturday
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    CALGARY—The young son of a Calgary police canine officer was taken to hospital with serious injuries on Saturday afternoon after he was bitten by his father’s service dog. According to a Calgary Police Service statement on Sunday, the officer was grooming the service dog on his deck in a fenced backyard. The dog was still […]