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  • Guilford County Animal Control office warns tetherers, $500 fines are coming soon

    from ohmidog!

    Tuesday March 3rd, 2015 at 04:20 AM

    Residents of Greensboro who tie up their dogs and leave them unattended can expect to start receiving warnings this week, and $500 fines by September, as Guilford Countys anti-tethering ordinance comes closer to being fully phased in. The ordinance, approved by the Guilford County Board of Commissioners in 2013, prohibits the tethering or chaining of []
  • Who’s the fool: Why do we humans persist in our efforts to trick the dog?

    from ohmidog!

    Tuesday March 3rd, 2015 at 04:00 AM

    Most of us have probably tried a version of this at home be it with the fake tennis ball toss, the hidden treat or the imitation door knock. How easily, and how many times in a row, can we fool the dog? For some reason maybe to test their intelligence, more likely because []
  • A hard hitting ad from guide dog foundation

    from ohmidog!

    Monday March 2nd, 2015 at 04:05 AM

    This public service ad for a Dutch service dog foundation certainly isnt the typical awwww-invoking stuff you see from do-gooders trying to raise some money. Its pretty chilling, as is its tagline: We not only help people who cannot see, but also those who have seen too much The ad was made for theRoyal Dutch []
  • Changes vowed at Baltimore County shelter

    from ohmidog!

    Friday February 27th, 2015 at 05:51 AM

    Some long called for changes may be coming at Baltimore Countys animal shelter. After more than a year of pressure by animal advocates for improvements, Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced yesterday thatthe shelter in Baldwin, Md., will be shifting from the narrow view of it being a place for dangerous animals and focusing more []
  • A modest proposal: Let’s lose “control”

    from ohmidog!

    Thursday February 26th, 2015 at 04:23 AM

    I have a simple and modest proposal one that would involve only a name change, a slightly new way of thinking, and maybe some new stationary. It has long been in the back of my head, but was brought to the forefront by recent cellphone videos gone viral one (above) of a dog []
  • Why you won’t be seeing the Kardashians on dog sleds this season

    from ohmidog!

    Wednesday February 25th, 2015 at 04:53 AM

    When a front woman for the Kardashians emailed the owner of a dog sled adventure company in Montana, asking him to arrange a half-day trip for Khloe, Kim and eight other cast members all while being filmed by 20 or so crew members he quoted a price. It would be $390 per sledder, []
  • Animated Short: Dog movie wins an Oscar

    from ohmidog!

    Tuesday February 24th, 2015 at 04:00 AM

    If theres any dog breed that could be described as an animated short, it has to be the Boston terrier. So its fitting that a Boston Terrier an animated animated Boston terrier is the star of Feast, which won the Academy Award for animated short film Sunday night. The Disney film depicts a []
  • Police dog fired after biting doughnut man

    from ohmidog!

    Monday February 23rd, 2015 at 03:59 AM

    A police dog in Florida has been fired after he escaped from his handler and bit a Dunkin Donuts employee in the stores parking lot. According to Margate police, Coconut Creek Officer Carl DiBlasi had gone to the doughnut shop with his police dog Renzo to meet Coconut Creek Police Sgt. Brandi Delvecchio. Renzo lunged []