- Wisconsin family credits dog with saving their lives Updated: Feb-14-16 4:33 pm
HARTLAND, Wisconsin - A suburban Milwaukee family credits their dog with saving their lives after the Aussie border collie alerted them to a carbon monoxide leak.
- Beloved dog sculpture taken from Albuquerque museum Updated: Feb-14-16 5:00 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A beloved pet of the Albuquerque Museum of Art and History's sculpture garden has been dog-napped.
- Australian shepherd wins agility at Westminster Updated: Feb-13-16 10:47 pm
NEW YORK - An Australian shepherd named Holster scrambled, sprang and wriggled to take the Westminster Kennel Club agility title Saturday night.
- Clive Learning 4th-graders get therapy dog to keep in class Updated: Feb-13-16 4:29 pm
CLIVE, Iowa - Fourth-graders at Clive Learning Academy are getting a new addition to their classroom - and this one has four legs.
- Organizers plan no course changes for this year's Iditarod Updated: Feb-12-16 4:37 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Officials decided Friday there will be no course changes for this year's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race despite a lack of snow in Anchorage.
- Man to serve 5 years for killing dog he threw off balcony Updated: Feb-12-16 5:40 am
MARIETTA, Georgia - A Cobb County man has been sentenced to five years in prison for killing a dog by throwing it over a balcony.
- Richmond Police hope donors will help with K-9 costs Updated: Feb-12-16 5:01 am
RICHMOND, Indiana - Richmond Police Department Officer Scott Glover served four years as a Marine K-9 handler, and now he's eager to work with a RPD K-9.
- Police: Man apparently killed wife, dog, himself Updated: Feb-12-16 4:16 am
PAWTUCKET, Rhode Island - Police say two people and a dog are dead after a man apparently stabbed his wife, the animal and himself in Rhode Island.
- NBC, USA Network discuss Beverly Hills dog show Updated: Feb-11-16 3:34 pm
NEW YORK - The dogs are going Hollywood.
- Dog taken in carjacking is reunited with owner Updated: Feb-11-16 10:38 am
SAN BERNARDINO, California - An 80-year-old Southern California man was reunited with his tiny terrier after the dog was taken during a carjacking.
- Ex-animal control officer accused of cropping dogs' ears Updated: Feb-11-16 8:08 am
INDIANAPOLIS - A former animal control officer in Indianapolis is accused of illegally cropping the ears of multiple dogs.
- Mother of 2 killed by her dog in Perquimans County Updated: Feb-11-16 5:58 am
HERTFORD, North Carolina - Authorities say a mother of two in Perquimans County has died after being mauled by her dog at her home.
- Jury finds teenager guilty of fatally stabbing puppy Updated: Feb-11-16 5:24 am
BARTOW, Florida - A Lakeland teenager has been found guilty of fatally stabbing a puppy with a stick.
- 2 charged after 21 dogs found in 'deplorable' conditions Updated: Feb-11-16 5:06 am
MACON, Georgia - A man and a woman are facing charges after authorities say they discovered 21 dogs living in deplorable conditions at an east Macon home.
- Southwest Ohio home catches fire, killing 3 dogs, 2 cats Updated: Feb-11-16 4:08 am
LAURA, Ohio - Fire officials say three dogs and two cats are dead after a house fire in southwestern Ohio.
- Bill aimed at improving state response to dangerous dogs Updated: Feb-11-16 12:08 am
BOISE, Idaho - A state lawmaker has called for an overhaul of Idaho's laws regarding dangerous dogs that would invalidate a half-dozen county or city ordinances that ban or restrict certain breeds.
- Low snow causes havoc again with Iditarod Updated: Feb-10-16 9:57 pm
WASILLA, Alaska - Another low snow year in Alaska is playing havoc with the world's most famous sled dog race, at least for the start.
- Colorado mountain bike dog attack suit settled for $1M Updated: Feb-10-16 5:14 pm
EAGLE, Colorado - Lawyers for a woman attacked by two sheep dogs during a Colorado mountain bike race say they've settled a lawsuit against the dogs' owners for $1 million.
- Pet-leasing company under investigation for euthanizing dogs Updated: Feb-10-16 1:38 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - An Oregon company that leases pets to people is under investigation by the state Department of Justice after complaints that the company unnecessarily euthanized dogs.
- Unlicensed dog owners to be charged after fatal mauling Updated: Feb-10-16 12:37 pm
PORT HURON, Michigan - Prosecutors are charging two Port Huron dog owners with having unlicensed dogs in connection with the fatal mauling of a 22-year-old woman.
- Wolf attacks, kills dog in Duluth Updated: Feb-10-16 11:51 am
DULUTH, Minnesota - A state conservation officer says the wolf attack that killed a dog on a popular trail in Duluth is becoming more common.
- Orange collar project aims to get lost cats home Updated: Feb-10-16 10:53 am
LOS ANGELES - Cartoonist Matthew Inman would like to see every housecat wearing an orange collar with its name and number on it. Then if the cat gets loose or lost, by escape or mistake, the collar will signal, "Help me!"
- Police: death of Ohio newborn bitten by dog ruled accidental Updated: Feb-10-16 7:02 am
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - Authorities say the mother of a 3-day-old Ohio boy who died after he was bitten by a dog won't face any charges after a coroner ruled the death accidental.
- 5-month-old puppy tossed from car on Long Island Updated: Feb-10-16 6:45 am
MASSAPEQUA, New York - Authorities are looking for the individual who tossed a 5-month-old puppy out of a moving car on Long Island.
- Trial date set for owners of Gilbert kennel in 21 dog deaths Updated: Feb-09-16 4:48 pm
PHOENIX - A May 3 trial date has been set for the owners of a Gilbert kennel where 21 dogs died of heat exhaustion in June 2014.