The Poodle (and Dog) Blog
Saturday April 18th, 2015 at 11:51 AMThe city of Daytona Beach, FL is looking for 200 purebred Chihuahuas in full costume to help set a Guinness World Record. This will be part of a Chihuahua De Mayo celebration to be held at the bandshell Saturday, May 2nd from noon to 4pm. To make sure no pretenders enter, owners need to bring a copy of the pedigree registration or a birth certificate to verify that the dogs are purebred so they can... Thursday April 16th, 2015 at 12:15 PMLOST DOG: OLLIE Is this government gone wild or lawmakers with too much time on their hands? Or is there a serious misunderstanding? WRC-TV,Channel 4 NBC reported: In Washington, DC, Roger Horowitz and his wife Annemarie were walking their dog Ollie when he was frightened by a car backfire and bolted. Ollie is a rescue dog who had been abused by his previous owners. He still has over 20 pellets in his back from having... Wednesday April 15th, 2015 at 07:53 AMDoug Dawson is a medications assistant at Lyngblomsten, a senior care center in St. Paul, Minnesota. Nala is his teacup Poodle. Each morning Lawson and Nala come to work together. He puts her on an elevator in the four story building and they go their separate ways. Nala hasnt had any formal training as a therapy dog or in riding elevators and maneuvering through hallways. With her own agenda Nala knows instinctively how to find... Monday April 13th, 2015 at 04:28 PMhe was photographed hiding under his bed and won the hearts of everyone. Youve seen hundreds of pictures of homeless dogs in jail cells looking sad and pathetic, but this one is priceless. Larry Bird, a 3-year-old Pit Bull mix, was left tied up on a basketball court in Tampa FL with no owner in sight. He was taken to Hillsborough County Animal Services where he languished in a cell with no one interested in... Saturday April 11th, 2015 at 07:16 AMAccording to Channel 3 News in Ohio, it all started when Laci, a 10-year-old Labrador, vomited for days, finally throwing up a piece of "thick red plastic." Her owner is convinced that it came from a Kong that Laci chewed through since the whole top part of it was missing. After many trips to the vet and $8000 in veterinary expenses, Laci is still in ICU fighting for her life. Millions of Kongs have been... Thursday April 9th, 2015 at 10:27 AM"Keep your paws where we can see them." This is Piloto, a dog who is achieving worldwide fame for being a totally law abiding citizen. When police in Brazil moved in for a drug bust, Pilato barked at them as they burst onto the scene. But when the perps obeyed the command to lie on the ground, the dog joined them. Officers recovered a large amount of marijuana and cocaine as well as scales for... Wednesday April 8th, 2015 at 07:07 AMEarly reports seem to be true. For the first time in her 62 year reign Queen Elizabeth will not be bringing in Corgi puppies to replace dogs that have passed on. The many generations of Corgis have always had the run of the palace. At times it seems they can be nasty little bitches aggressive and territorial. The queen had to tell the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge not to bring Lupo, their Cocker Spaniel,... Tuesday April 7th, 2015 at 09:55 AMPeople who visited the North Fork Animal Welfare League in Peconic, NY passed up Chester for 5 years while he waited for a forever home. Then the manager, Gabby Stroup, posed this on their Facebook page: Why doesn't anybody want me? I've been waiting 5 years. Everyone at the shelter tells me what a good boy I am so why has no one adopted me? I promise to be good and love my family. Please...
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