Stories tagged: dog
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 7 p.m.
There’s a temptation to declare every one of the canines entered in The Slice’s contest to be co-winners. They’re all good dogs. But the idea was to select the best, …
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016, 6:17 a.m.
A dog swam more than 6 miles and walked a dozen more to find its family after falling overboard into Lake Michigan during the weekend.
Sun., Aug. 14, 2016, 7:37 p.m.
An insurance company contesting an arbitrator’s award following the shooting death of a dog by a neighbor has agreed to settle for $100,000.
Wed., Aug. 10, 2016
Hennessey Funeral Home is training a black labradoodle to be a therapy dog for anyone who needs the kind of cheering up only a dog can provide.
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016, 10:16 a.m.
A Washington attorney says his client has been awarded more than $36,000 after his neighbors shot his English springer spaniel.
Sun., July 17, 2016, 9:19 a.m.
A dog trained to sniff out water pollution has detected human waste in many of the water samples taken from Whatcom County waterways.
Wed., July 6, 2016, 3:13 p.m.
Iris is a very sweet, timid girl. She is young and needs someone to take her through SCRAPS dog training classes. She would do best in a home with no …
Mon., June 6, 2016, 4:18 p.m.
A central Idaho man police say killed an English bulldog puppy by dragging it with a leash looped around its neck has been charged with cruelty to animals.
Fri., June 26, 2015
“Semper fidelis,” the Romans used to purr into their dogs’ ears long before the Marine Corps adopted the Latin for “Always faithful” as their motto. Most faithful of all? Marine …
Sat., May 16, 2015
The owners of a dog shot and killed by a Spokane County sheriff’s deputy while he returned keys to a Greenacres home last summer have filed a complaint against the …
Fri., May 15, 2015, 5:14 p.m.
The owners of a dog shot and killed by a Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy while he returned keys to a Greenacres home last summer have filed a complaint against the …
Wed., Dec. 17, 2014
One year after taking a blind blue heeler she named Tank from deplorable conditions at a junkyard near Twisp, Washington, Judy Camp is looking for a new home for the …
Tue., Dec. 16, 2014, 3:26 p.m.
One year after taking a blind blue heeler she named “Tank” from deplorable conditions at a junkyard near Twisp, Judy Camp is looking for a new home for the pooch.
Fri., June 13, 2014
Leftover grain from brewing often ends up in the stomachs of farm animals. But Pete Franz and Katie Wilds Wardall are steering some toward the mouth of man’s best friend …
Tue., April 22, 2014, 11:02 a.m.
The family dog of a Methow Valley police chief brought home a human skull scavenged from the remains of a man missing for two years.
Thu., April 17, 2014
It all began when Roxie was a puppy. The now-4-year-old Chihuahua mix was rescued by Cathleen Powell from a puppy mill. Roxie had a broken tail, many health problems and …
Tue., April 15, 2014
An Okanogan County woman who says she rescued a junkyard dog from deplorable conditions in December must pay a $768 court fine and serve 100 hours at area animal shelters. …
Mon., April 14, 2014, 7:44 a.m.
Judy Camp must serve 100 hours of community service and pay $768 in fines after being found guilty of obstructing justice last month. Camp took a blue heeler, which she’s …
Fri., March 28, 2014, 7:35 a.m.
The woman who said she rescued a blue heeler named “Tank” from an Okanogan County junkyard in December was found guilty of obstructing justice Thursday. She was cleared of pet …
Thu., March 27, 2014
A woman who took a chained-up dog from deplorable and freezing conditions near Twisp last December will be on trial today in Okanogan County. Prosecutors accuse Judy Camp of pet …
Tue., March 25, 2014, 12:42 p.m.
A second suspect and the victim’s dog remain unaccounted for after a carjacking at gunpoint Monday night, the Spokane Police Department said. One suspect is in custody after a chase …
Wed., March 12, 2014
A domestic dog that took a monthlong romp on the wild side in Pend Oreille County forced Washington wildlife officials to capture and spay an endangered female gray wolf on …
Tue., Feb. 4, 2014, 1:24 p.m.
The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service is asking the public to help identify those responsible for a four-year-old pit bull found Saturday weighing just 31 pounds.
Mon., Jan. 13, 2014, 4:17 p.m.
Two dogs in northwest Spokane were rendered seriously ill in potential poisoning incidents, the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service said. Investigators are asking the public’s help pinning down the …
Sat., Oct. 26, 2013, 2:32 p.m.
Fire officials say a dog reaching for treats turned on a stove and started a fire causing smoke damage to an apartment in the central Washington city of Wenatchee.
Thu., Aug. 8, 2013, 9:24 p.m.
A steep hike on a hot day proved too much for a large, 12-year-old golden retriever with arthritis, so 18 volunteer rescuers came to the dog’s aid.
Wed., May 22, 2013, 8:26 p.m.
I’m always prepared for the day my bird dog sniffs the business end of a skunk.
Thu., March 7, 2013, 5:35 p.m.
A man who broke into a home last November and stabbed a dog will spend almost two years in jail in a plea agreement approved Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2012, 1:17 p.m.
A knife-wielding man suspected of breaking into a Spokane home Wednesday night and stabbing the family’s dog is in custody after the homeowners, with help from a neighbor, subdued the …
Sun., Nov. 25, 2012, 2:20 p.m.
A Spokane man who reportedly stabbed his own dog in the throat was arrested early this morning in the 3700 block of North Regal.