Posts tagged "dog rescue"

Dog Found Alive in Rubble of Home Destroyed by Mudslide

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Lives have been lost as a result of the  mudslide destroying dozens of homes in Washington, and one family feared they would never see their dog again. But when they returned to their property in Darrington, they discovered their beloved Buddy among the rubble. In the video filmed by a member of the Kuntz family, the dog... Read more »

Best Day of My Life, American Authors Celebrate Dogs

Best Day of My Life, American Authors Celebrate Dogs
Best of Day of My Life, a video featuring a Bulldog (and Bulldog rescue) has gone viral! And the song is a huge hit. Zac Barnett, lead singer of the hot group American Authors  is my guest, Sunday (January 19)  6:35 AM CDT Steve Dale’s Pet World, WGN Radio (720 AM) or listen HERE. We... Read more »

Best Day of Bulldog's Life, American Authors

Best Day of Bulldog's Life, American Authors
From a dog’s perspective, every day is the best day of my life. And if the dog happens to be adopted on that day – it really may be the best day of the dog’s life. So, it’s perfectly fitting that the music video for the hit song “The Best Day of My Life” by... Read more »
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Positive Reinforcement Matters: Dog Saving Network, U.S. Bones Special Event

Positive Reinforcement Matters: Dog Saving Network, U.S. Bones Special Event
The Dog Saving Network isn’t exactly ABC, CBS or NBC – it’s an effort to save shelter dogs, sometimes helping them become them more adoptable by ‘adjusting their behavior.’   And as Chris Dignan of the Dog Saving Network has demonstrated many times over, you can teach and old dog new tricks. Through clicker training... Read more »

Love At First Bark with Julie Klam

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A conversation with Julie Klam, author of “Love at First Bark: How Saving a Dog Can Sometimes Help Your to Save Yourself.” She rescued a Pit Bull-type dog – different that the Boston Terriers she previously worked with, and other stories.  

Chicago Canine Rescue 10th Anniversary Bash, Mutt Strut

Might be the best photo, ever! (photo by Susan Mattes)
Chicago Canine Rescue celebrating their tenth anniversary with their annual block party and Mutt Strut.
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What's a Dog Worth?

A dog lover has moved heaven and earth to free to free a beloved family dog trapped under 45 tons of rock for a week.  Jessie, a 4-year-old Jack Russell, became wedged under two huge boulders while chasing a feral cat at Mt Beckworth, near Ballarat, Australia. Owner Steve Porter, who spent more than $2,000... Read more »

Day of the Dog at Found

The mission at Found is to rescue, rehabilitate and re home pets. They typically take dogs destined for death’s door. Naturally, raising funds for this mission – though worthy – is challenging. You can help, and have a good time by celebrating Day of the Day on October 2 at Found, 4130 N. Rockwell (just... Read more »

Come on Down to the Pet Expo

The Great American Pet Expo is this coming Saturday and Sunday (November 14, 15) at Navy Pier.See ex-Chicago Cub (and he played with the Tigers, Reds and Indians) pitcher Milt Wilcox and his Ultimate Air Dogs diving off a dock, splashing into a giant pool. Milt Wilcox                                   Ultimate Air Dog                 Fred Winston See... Read more »
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