Pets Stories

Peters dog wins big prize, TV appearance

A bearded collie from Peters wins best of breed and first place in the herding group at the National Dog Show Presented by Purina.

1 day ago

 Cheryl Lauer of Beaver prepares her dog Sophie for a distance jumping competition during the Pet Expo at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center last Sunday.

Pet Tales: Frick Park dog run to stay open despite attacks

Despite a second incident at Frick Park, Pittsburgh is moving slowly on changes to off-leash area and rules on dogs.

4 days ago

 Noreen and Robert Kohl rescue large breed dogs on their property in New Sewickley, Beaver County.

Pet Tales: Judges weighing fate of giant breed rescue

Sixty people turn out to support Gentle Ben’s Giant Breed Rescue in Commonwealth Court hearing.

1 week ago

 The Stickers: John, Jim and Joe Wodarek.

The Hot List of events for the coming weekend

Pet Expo, comedian Mitch Fatel, country band The Stickers and Undercroft Opera’s “Aida” are some of the events on the schedule.

1 week ago

 U.S. Army Staff Sgt. James Harrington while on duty overseas with Ryky. The veteran and the Belgian Malnois were reunited after a two-year separation and will participate in New York’s Veterans Day parade Tuesday.

Pet Tales: War dogs are veterans, too

Ryky and other military dogs will have their day Tuesday, when they march with their soldiers in New York City’s Veterans Day parade.

2 weeks ago

 Tammy Richards handles animals Wednesday at The Dog Stop in Monroeville, one of two franchises open in the region.

Dog Stop founders aim to expand pet care concept

Pittsburghers Jesse Coslov and Chris Kane see franchising in the future for the dog day-care business they launched in 2009 in the East End.

2 weeks ago


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