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Veterinarians enlisted to help stop dog fighting

Patrick Cole cradles the scarred head of Popeye, a 13-year-old coal black pit bull who was seized as part of a suspected dog-fighting ring.

Friday - 10/05/2012, 02:24pm EDT

Tags: dog fighting, Alexandria, Animal Rescue League, Kate Ryan

Alexandria taps canine love to help veterans

Old Town Alexandria is known for being one of the most friendly dog towns in the D.C. area. And now Old Town is mixing its love for dogs with its love for veterans.

Monday - 10/01/2012, 06:51am EDT

Tags: veterans, Alexandria

Hundreds of dogs being flown to Va.

More than 125 dogs are being flown from a North Carolina airport to Virginia to save the animals from kill shelters.

Friday - 09/28/2012, 03:39am EDT

Tags: animals, pets, PilotsNPaws

Portsmouth limits dog tethering to three hours

Portsmouth is limiting the tethering of dogs to no more than three hours in a 24-hour period.

Wednesday - 09/26/2012, 01:42pm EDT

Tags: Portsmouth, Va., Virginia Beach

Shelter dogs keep cool in kiddie pools

The term "shelter dogs" can conjure up images of unkempt animals in depressing settings. But that wasn't the case Thursday at Prince George's Animal Management Services.

Friday - 07/27/2012, 07:46am EDT

Tags: Kate Ryan, pets, heat

Dogs to wed in $250,000 ceremony

The price tag for the puppy nuptials will be $250,000 -- making it the most expensive pet wedding ever.

Sunday - 07/08/2012, 10:27am EDT

Tags: Wedding, Wendy Diamond

Dogs can suffer heat stroke

Like in people, dogs can suffer from heat stroke. Watch for heavy panting and ropy saliva.

Friday - 07/06/2012, 11:27am EDT

Tags: kathy stewart, heat

Do you know how to keep your canine cool?

Dogs are great at a lot of things like retrieving and sniffing out danger. But there's one thing they just don't do very well: cool themselves off.

Friday - 06/29/2012, 09:54pm EDT

Tags: humane society, heat, Kate Ryan

Puppies invade Georgetown at adoption event (Photos)

The Washington Harbour in Georgetown went to the dogs Sunday when dozens of canines stopped by for a pet adoption event

Monday - 06/18/2012, 10:20am EDT

Tags: georgetown, D.C., operation paws for homes, Military Working Dogs

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