Bretagne, 16, was among the dogs searching the ruins of the World Trade Center
People often substitute the name of family members for the family dog -- though the trend didn't hold for other pets
The event is sponsored by the Petco Foundation and 50 per cent of ticket sales go to animal welfare organisations.
'Taking pictures is prohibited if not for a necessity - not with cats, not with dogs, not with wolves, not with anything'
The FDA says that the sweetener is safe for humans, but affects dogs' pancreas
Nora Hall suffered a major stroke that made recovery impossible
'It’s not unusual to train with food – very many animals are trained with food, including our own children sometimes'
The dog was too frightened to leave the bus, which had to be taken out of service after the animal was discovered
Spain's cities have struggled for years with the issue of dog excrement
Owner Brian McLaren believes Maggie was over 200 in human years
Surveillance cameras at a house in Houston caught a visiting energy contractor striking the homeowner's two dogs with a wrench
Stephen Charles Hammond was fined £500 for the incident
Lucca the German Shepherd served in more than 400 missions in Iraq and Afghanistan
'Most of the serious adverse reactions (including death) have been in puppies and small breeds'
'The only thing Dash could terrorise is a roast chicken,' his owner Bruce Francis said
$5,000 reward offered for information leading to the arrest of the perpetrator after the 'sickening' crime in Washington, US