Tag: dog

Dog Helps Man Finds Cancer

17 NOV 17 10:26 ET By Alan Gionet Click here for updates on this story DENVER (KCNC-TV) — Michael DiZoglio has a dog to thank for his life. His fathers dog Mickey, loves when he comes over. The dog is a husky and wants out. Michael takes Mickey on good walks. As soon as he comes in the house, the dog jumps on him. Sometimes that can really hurt. One time he jumped on me from the right and I didnt feel any pain& and I thought it should have hurt. Not numbness, I didnt feel anything. That was...

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Mom, daughter die in fire after little girl tries to save puppies

Image License Photo: Pixabay 17 NOV 17 10:33 ET By KPTV Digital Team Click here for updates on this story Amity, Oregon (KPTV) — An Oregon mother chased after her daughter when the young girl ran back inside their burning motor home to save a litter of puppies from a fire. Honey Cosgrove, 37, and Nevaeh Applegate, 8, never made it back to safety. Cosgrove had put her five children to sleep on Tuesday when a fire broke out a short time later, according to Yamhill County authorities. She and her husband reportedly tried to put out the blaze...

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Want to live longer? Get a dog

Image License Photo: Pedro Ribeiro Simões / CC BY 2.0 License Link 17 NOV 17 16:51 ET By Victoria Larned, CNN (CNN) — The benefits that come with owning a dog are clear– physical activity, support, companionship — but owning a dog could literally be saving your life Dog ownership is associated with a reduced risk for cardiovascular disease and death, finds a new Swedish study published Friday in the journal Scientific Reports. For people living alone, owning a dog can decrease their risk of death by 33% and their risk of cardiovascular related death by 36%, when compared to single...

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Man Sentenced to a year in Jail for slicing his dog’s throat

Hidalgo County (KFXV) — A man will spend 365 days behind bars after cutting a dog’s throat. The man identified as Daniel Zamarita is charged with causing injury to his own pet by slicing his neck with a knife. According to officials the investigation started last year. His sentence was determined this week after being found guilty for provoking injury to his dog. Authorities are warning community members that abuse to animals is a serious offense and you will be held accountable just like...

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‘German’ Removed from Man Accused of Animal Abuse

Mission (KFXV) — To a story now, that made national headlines, last week. The dog in this video dragged by Mario Cardona last week is now in custody of a local dog shelter. This after, the recording of the incident went viral. A judge ruled that ‘German’ should be removed from Cardona’s family custody after the video went viral. An officer with the Mission Animal Control Department and Rosa Maria Cardona– wife of the suspect– testified this afternoon in court. The hearing stems from the incident that took place on February 16th, where 59-year-old, Mario ‘scooterman’ Cardona was recorded...

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