Louisiana mother and daughter charged with animal cruelty after dog training video surfaces online

article Tina Frey (left) and Victoria Brimer are charged with two counts of aggravated cruelty to animals. (Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office) A Louisiana mother and daughter were arrested and charged after allegedly abusing dogs at their training facility. Cypress Arrow Kennel & K9 Academy owner Tina Frey, 52, and her daughter Victoria Brimer, 21, face … Read more

Top 10 Veterinarians in Western KY & Southern IN Based Votes

On Friday we asked where you receive the highest level of veterinary services. Who has the most knowledgeable doctors, compassionate vet techs, and friendliest staff in the area? After close to 8,000 votes, here are the results. #myvetsthebest Finding a vet that’s knowledgable, compassionate, affordable, friendly, and offers high-quality medical care means everything. When I … Read more

Who’s Your Favorite Veterinarian in Western KY & Southern IN?

Let’s face it our pets are like family. We want them to live long and healthy lives. That’s why it’s important to choose a veterinarian you can trust. Where do you receive the highest level of veterinary services? Who has the most knowledgeable doctors, compassionate vet techs, and friendliest staff? It’s time to show them … Read more

Taking a look at the work needed to train a dog to help those with disabilities

Group details training needed to transform dogs into service dogs Dogs are cute, furry, lovable best friends, but for some people, they are a lifeline of sorts. FOX 10’s Irene Snyder has more on the work that is needed to train one. PHOENIX – Dogs are cute, furry, lovable best friends, but for some people, … Read more

Sweet and Beefy Indiana Dog Can Be Part of Your Family [VIDEO]

Allow us to introduce you to this week’s Pet of the Week from the Vanderburgh Humane Society. Meet Chompers! Chomper here! I’m a 3-year-old terrier mix and long-time resident of VHS. If you couldn’t already tell, I’m a very sweet and beefy boy. Sometimes I underestimate my own beefiness, so look out toddlers—I will bulldoze … Read more

Molly’s Mutts Animal Rescue in Dixon, Kentucky Has Closed

Dr. Whitney Winstead and the fabulous team at Molly’s Mutts Animal Rescue worked tirelessly to save animals all over Kentucky for ten years. As they close their doors we want to thank them for their service and sacrifice. Ulet Ifansasti/Getty ImagesUlet Ifansasti/Getty Images I’ve followed Molly’s Mutts Animal Rescue for years. We helped promote their … Read more

Police investigating after owners accused dog trainer of abuse, neglect after injuries, disappearances

Dogs disappearing, injured pets: Owners accusing trainer of gaslighting, covering up incidents SOUTH GATE, Calif. – Dog owners in Encino, South Gate and Downey are accusing DogFit23 of abuse and negligence. “When is it going to stop? How many more dogs have to get hurt or lost,” asked Angelia Gaxiola of Encino. Police investigating after … Read more

Basic dog training you can do at home | Pets

Like any other relationship, the best dog training is about building trust. Training isn’t about control. It’s first and foremost about communication and managing the situations a dog is put in. Every cue or command is a conversation between you and your dog. Dogs don’t come into the world knowing how to live within the … Read more

Dogs’ faces evolved to improve human connection, study shows

Dog named ‘Patron’ helps locate mines, unexploded shells after Russian retreat Ukraine’s State Emergency Service footage released on April 4, 2022, showing a dog named Patron helping officials in the Chernihiv region finding mines and unexploded shells. Credit: SES Ukraine via Storyful A new study suggests that facial muscles in dogs have evolved to improve … Read more