Following is a small collection of news stories that deals with dogs from around the world. This is the first edition of our news roundup which will become a weekly news item. If you would like to contribute to this effort from your country please contact Admin.
The New York Legislature has adjourned and will likely not reconvene until 2016. Prior to adjournment, three bills were passed that would directly impact dog owners. The bills must still be sent to the governor for his approval or veto.
New dog laws: What pet owners need to know from today
A breakdown of the new legal powers police have to help prevent dog attacks
Breed-specific law FAQ
Learn what encompasses a breed-specific law, the dog breeds that are most often targeted, how cities enforce these laws and answers to other frequently asked questions.
Eurogroup For Animals
Eurogroup for Animals is working to create a Europe where animals are considered and valued as contributing to our well-being, prosperity and to the sustainability of our planet.
Stray dog Rescues Abandoned Baby in Kenya
A nursing dog foraging for food retrieved an abandoned baby girl in a forest in Kenya and carried the infant to its litter of puppies, witnesses said Monday.
German Shepherd Discovered Baby Abandoned in UK park.
When 68-year-old retired engineer Roger Wilday was walking his dog Jade in a Birmingham (England) city park on October 31, 2013, he never imagined his dog would lead him to a newborn baby girl who had been abandoned inside a bag. The hero canine was off leash and when she made the discovery she made sure Wilday became aware of the tiny human in need as well.