Pet Dog Saves Japanese Boy from Bear Attack
TOKYO, June 24, 2014 (AFP) - A placid pet dog was being hailed a hero after saving a five-year-old boy from a mauling by a wild bear in northern Japan, police and media said Tuesday.
Spanish Zoo Vet Tranquilizes Keeper in Gorilla Escape Drill
MADRID, June 06, 2014 (AFP) - A Spanish zoo vet shot a keeper with a tranquillizer dart when a gorilla escape drill went awry, knocking out the unfortunate victim who spent the next three days in hospital.
Hill’s Pet Nutrition Voluntarily Recalls 62 Bags of Science Diet Dry Dog Food
Hill’s Pet Nutrition, of Topeka, KS, is voluntarily issuing a pet food recall for a limited quantity of dry dog food due to possible Salmonella contamination.
Pet Center, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Lamb Dog Treats
Pet Center, Inc., a Los Angeles-based pet-treat manufacturer, has issued a voluntary recall of specific lamb-based dog treats due to potential contamination with Salmonella.
Four-Legged Stars of Canine Thriller Win Cannes 'Palm Dog'
CANNES, France, May 23, 2014 (AFP) - Luke and Body, two mongrels who shared the role of an adorable pet that turns into a killing machine in the film "White God", scooped the Palm Dog for canine talent Friday at the Cannes Film Festival.