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80K People Beg School Not to Kill 4 Dogs

March 4, 2019 |

Half a dozen labradors lost several teeth and then their lives as part of a controversial lab experiment in Sweden—and animal rights activists are howling, the Local reports. “These dogs could have been able to live their lives,” says Malin Gustafsson of the Animal Rights Alliance. “It is impossible…
Newser

DA: Driver in Fatal Crash Had Dog’s Xanax in System

January 31, 2019 |

Marika Stone was cycling with two friends on the afternoon of Dec. 30, 2017, when the Bend, Ore., dentist was struck and instantly killed by a GMC Sierra that crossed the center line as it drove toward the group. Now, the trial has begun for the driver, who is charged…
Newser

Oregon woman had dog’s Xanax in system when she struck and killed cyclist, prosecutors say

January 30, 2019 |

An Oregon woman had her dog’s Xanax medication in her system when she fatally struck a cyclist with her SUV in December 2017, according to reports.  
FOX News

Man Dies After Rescuing Dogs From High Surf

January 11, 2019 |

A man who went into rough seas at San Diego’s Ocean Beach to rescue his two dogs managed to save the animals at the cost of his own life. Authorities say Gregg Owens, who was visiting the city from Henderson, Nevada, saved the dogs after they were swept away by…
Newser

TSA to deploy more floppy-ear dogs because they’re less scary than pointy-ear dogs

December 30, 2018 |

In its effort to make the airport security screening process faster, the Transportation Security Administration is employing new high-tech baggage scanners, facial-recognition cameras and “automated lanes” to eliminate passenger gridlock.

But TSA Administrator David Pekoske said the agency is also…


L.A. Times – Business

Cops: Lawyer Hurled His Wife’s Dogs From Balcony

December 27, 2018 |

A Chicago attorney is facing a felony charge of aggravated cruelty to animals after allegedly hurling two small dogs from a second-floor balcony. Police say Jerald Jeske, 51, threw the dogs off the balcony after a Christmas Eve fight with his wife, the Chicago Tribune reports. She told police that…
Newser

Dogs Escaped the Ponds on Their Own. Their Owners Couldn’t

December 11, 2018 |

Authorities are warning people to think before they act after the second death in two days of people falling through ice to save their dogs. A man in his 20s died Monday after falling through an icy pond at an apartment complex in Indianapolis, where his dog had gone exploring,…
Newser

US Diplomat Got Dogs for Protection. Then They Vomited Blood

November 20, 2018 |

Of all the US diplomats in Cuba and China who have mysteriously fallen ill since late 2016, only one has been publicly named: Catherine Werner. She’s also the only person who served in China and has been “medically confirmed” to have experienced what 26 Americans did in Havana, reports NBC…
Newser

New Southwest Airlines emotional support animal policy allows only dogs and cats on leashes or in carriers

August 14, 2018 |

Joining several other carriers that have adopted tough new rules on pets, Southwest Airlines is adopting a new policy for emotional support animals in the cabin, allowing only dogs and cats that are restrained by a leash or kept in a carrier.

The new policy, announced Tuesday by the Dallas-based…


L.A. Times – Business