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Dog left alone at home by owners sets accidental fire by turning on stove

A dog caused severe damage to its owners’ home after accidentally turning the stove on and starting a fire while sniffing around the hob at an old greasy pan. Video of the accident was shared by the Southern Platte Fire Protection District, from Parkville, in the US state of Missouri, to warn owners of the […]

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UK company offers more than $6,000 to smell dog poop for two months

A plant-based pet food company in Britain that is looking for a dog poop sniffer, will pay a dog owner more than $6,000 to switch their canine’s diet for two months. Part of the gig is that you have to keep track of how your pet’s poop smells. OMNI, a company that specializes in plant-based […]

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Customs dog sniffs cocaine worth €3.1 million at Dublin port

Cocaine with an estimated street value of €3.1 million has been found in a vehicle at Dublin Port. Customs dog James found the class A drugs in a refrigerated unit after a vehicle was stopped as part of a Revenue Customs Service and the Gardaí (Irish police) investigation. Gardaí said the operation is targeting transnational […]

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Man hit by dumbbell while walking dog along roadside in Wisconsin

An unidentified driver hit a man with a dumbbell while he was walking his dog on Thursday in Wisconsin. According to an incident report from Madison Police Department spokesperson Stephanie Fryer, the man was walking his dog against traffic on the side of the road. The victim was carrying a flashlight when a driver pulled […]

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Germany: Woman bites dog owner in fight over dog discipline

Two dog owners engaged in a fight which culminated in one woman biting another in east Germany. Meanwhile, their dogs “simply looked on,” police said. One dog owner has bitten another in the eastern German state of Thuringia in a fight over the correct way to discipline canines. The quarrel occurred after a 27-year-old woman […]

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Former Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge ordered to pay $30,000 to man who found his lost dog

Former Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has been ordered to pay $30,000 to a man who says he found his lost dog. The footballer, who now plays in Australia, said his Pomeranian named Lucci was stolen from a house in Los Angeles in 2019 and offered a reward. Foster Washington, a rapper known as Killa Fame, […]

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Family ‘pet dog’ that killed and ate neighbours ducks and chickens turns out to be fox

A family’s “pet dog” that angered neighbours by killing and eating ducks and chickens has turned out to be a fox. Maribel Soleto bought a new pup from a small shop in central Lima, Peru, believing it was a young dog. The animal, which they called “Run Run”, initially played happily with other pet dogs […]

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Abandoned Shiba Inu dog called Deng Deng sold at auction for $25,000

An abandoned dog who became an internet sensation in China has sold at auction for 160,000 yuan i.e. approximately $25,000. The Shiba Inu called Deng Deng had been left at a pet training centre seven years ago and his owner never returned. A Beijing court ordered the eight-year-old dog be put up for auction after […]

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Malaysia: Monkey ‘kidnaps’ stray puppy for 3 days before people rescue it

A monkey in Malaysia “kidnapped” a puppy and kept running with it for three days. It was after three days that people managed to free the puppy from the clutches of the monkey. The incident was reported on September 16 when people spotted a puppy named Saru with a monkey on a tree. The monkey was […]

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Mother ‘truly sorry’ for leaving 9-year-old son with American bulldog who mauled him to death

The mother of a nine-year-old boy who was killed by a dog apologised to his family for her “senseless actions” in leaving the animal alone with him. Frankie Macritchie was attacked by the 45kg American bulldog Staffordshire bull terrier cross in a caravan in Cornwall in April 2019. His mother Tawnee Willis, from Plymouth, was […]

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Police investigation find dog urine behind traffic light collapse in western Japan

An iron column traffic light in Suzuka City, Mie Prefecture, has proved to be no match for the potty habits of neighborhood pets. Years of damage from dog urine caused the structure to collapse early this year with local officials now calling on residents to find a more suitable location for their pets to take […]

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Viral ‘Series’: Police dog bites cow, police officer tases dog, cow kicks police officer

A rare series of unfortunate events took place in South Carolina when a police officer was kicked by a cow for tasing a dog that bit the same cow. The peculiar sequence of odd events unfolded in Georgetown, South Carolina, in January 2020, but the story has caught the eye recently. What stood out most […]