Dogs

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One lucky pup survives death twice, owners praise kennel
"Gone for a whole month at 5 months old at 14 pounds and survived," Clark said. Clark said now the two dogs do not separate even when they go to the kennel. Wed, 06/24/2015 - 6:15pm
Columbus County Animal Shelter
Columbus County Animal Shelter fined again
For some time, issues surrounding the Columbus County Animal Shelter have been making headlines. Now, allegations about the early euthanization of a pit bull in the shelter's care has state officials asking questions, too. Wed, 06/24/2015 - 5:47pm
Cocoa suffered extensive second-degree burns (Source: WTVD)
Burned puppy euthanized because of injuries
A woman's puppy who was set on fire earlier this month has been euthanized due to its extensive injuries. Tue, 06/23/2015 - 11:48am
13 dogs were killed in this kennel fire in the Ocean Isle Beach area.
UPDATE: 13 dogs killed in Ocean Isle Beach kennel fire
Two dozen animals housed at an Ocean Isle Beach kennel were killed in a fire there Sunday, according officials. Mon, 06/22/2015 - 9:45am
Cocoa suffered extensive second-degree burns (Source: WTVD)
Man charged after Fayetteville dog set on fire
The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office has charged a man with setting a dog on fire in Fayetteville. Mon, 06/15/2015 - 5:58pm
Chopper
Therapy dog out of job because of costume
Chopper the Biker Dog, a 5-year-old Boston terrier, lost his therapy dog certification for wearing his costume while visiting people at San Diego veteran’s hospitals, senior centers and schools, according his owner. Thu, 06/04/2015 - 7:31pm
New Hanover County Sheriff's K9 Funny
New Hanover County looks to sell back bite-prone K9
New Hanover County is moving forward with trying to get rid of a Sheriff's Office K9 that has bitten at least two people. Wed, 05/20/2015 - 11:29am
k-9
BCSO adds 2 new dogs to K-9 unit
The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office has two new additions to its K-9 unit. Star and Missy are 2.5-year-old Bloodhounds that are already making a difference in the community. Wed, 05/20/2015 - 6:45am
Eight certified therapy dogs and their handlers have started visiting Charlotte Douglas International Airport. (Photo courtesy: WSOC)
Therapy dogs helping Charlotte airport passengers de-stress
Passengers at the Charlotte airport can now expect a welcome from some furry volunteers. Tue, 05/19/2015 - 1:54pm
Belle 'sings' along with her owner to honor fallen canine heroes.
Dog ‘sings’ for fallen canine heroes
There's one dog raising her voice to honor the canines who have served alongside the men and women of our country. Mon, 05/18/2015 - 11:33am