Champ and Major arrived at the White House Sunday (1/24). President Biden and the first lady wanted to settle in before welcoming their German shepherds. Champ likes his bed by the fireplace and Major loves running on the South Lawn, according to the White House.
WEB EXTRA: First Dogs Champ and Major Arrive At White HouseChamp and Major arrived at the White House Sunday (1/24). President Biden and the first lady wanted to settle in before welcoming their German shepherds. Champ likes his bed by the fireplace and Major loves running on the South Lawn, according to the White House.
WEB EXTRA: Miami-Dade Firefighters Rescue Cat From WaterCats and water don’t mix. Any cat person knows that. So when a neighborhood cat fell into the water near a sea wall in Sunny Isles Beach, Miami-Dade firefighters came to the rescue.
WEB EXTRA: Dog Waits For Owner Outside HospitalA loyal dog in Turkey waited outside the hospital where her owner was being treated. Meet Boncuk!
WEB EXTRA: Dog Collar Helps Listen To PetsA high-tech dog collar is giving canines a new voice by analyzing barks so owners can determine how their pets are feeling. Check out this "translator."
WEB EXTRA: Man Makes Costumes For CatsSome cats are getting new, stylish looks, thanks to a man in Indonesia. Check out these crazy cat costumes!
WEB EXTRA: Dog Rescued From Icy RiverEmergency personnel jumped into action in North Dakota on Wednesday morning after a dog got stranded on a chunk of ice in a river. A passerby, who was not the dog's owner, saw the animal go into the river and called for help. Authorities said the dog had escaped its property.
WEB EXTRA: Cat Rescued From Under ConcreteFirefighters in Turkey rescued a cat they said was trapped in a pipe under concrete for 48 hours. According to officials in Izmir, neighbors called about the animal and then rescue crews used thermal cameras to find the cat's location.
3 Abandoned Dogs Found In Cutler Bay Home, 1 DeadA couple of dogs found emaciated and near death inside a Cutler Bay home are now being cared for by Miami-Dade Animal Services.
Pet Therapy Program Helps Reduce Stress To Healthcare Workers On Frontlines Of PandemicCuddly canines in pet therapy program help lift the spirits of doctors and nurses on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
WEB EXTRA: Pets, Weddings, and the Coronavirus PandemicWould you include your pet in your wedding? According to a recent survey from WeddingWire, many people incorporate their furry friends in events surrounding their special day.
WEB EXTRA: Dog Adopts KittensGeorgia adopted 3 kittens. The dog went into labor early and lost her puppies, according to Sunshine Dog Rescue in Phoenix. The center found kittens that needed a mom so Georgia had little ones to care for. They will be together until the kittens are old enough to be adopted.
Dog Food Recalled Over Salmonella Contamination ConcernsThe recall affects Nature's Menu Super Premium Dog Food with a blend of real chicken and quail.
WEB EXTRA: Comfort Dogs Support California FirefightersCOMFORT DOGS: Take a look at these pups lending some support to firefighters battling the wildfires in Northern California.
WEB EXTRA: Most and Least Pet-Friendly Cities In The U.S.WalletHub is out with its 2020 list of most pet friendly cities in the U.S. Here’s a look at the top 10 and bottom 10. See if your city made the list.
'Rock And Roll Over' Album Helping Local Animal SheltersCBS4's Lisa Petrillo shares more on the collaboration between 17 Nashville songwriters and artists.
WEB EXTRA: Delivery DogMeet Eros, a dog who's helping deliver food to customers in Colombia.
Ways To Reduce Pet Separation Anxiety As Owners Return To WorkplacesNaomi Ruchim reports pets have gotten used to their owners being home but as people return to their places of work, their furry friends may experience anxiety.
WEB EXTRA: Social Distancing Guidelines For Your PetA pug in North Carolina tested positive for the virus that causes COVID-19, according to researchers at Duke. And the CDC had previously confirmed the virus in two pet cats in New York. The CDC is now recommending pets practice social distancing just like their humans.
First Dog In US To Test Positive For CoronavirusCBS4's Rudabeh Shahbazi shares Winston the pug's story.
WEB EXTRA: Volunteers Walk Pets For COVID-19 PatientsVolunteers in Italy are taking dogs for walks when the owners have been diagnosed with COVID-19 and must self-isolate. The volunteers also help out owners who have immune-suppression disorders or are in the hospital.
WEB EXTRA: Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control Celebrates Empty KennelFriends of Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control said on a Facebook post that for the first time in history their kennel is completely empty. A video shows shelter staff wearing their masks, clapping and cheering in celebration.
WEB EXTRA: National Pet DayRover.com surveyed pet parents to see if animals are helping their humans cope with the extra stress during the coronavirus pandemic.
WEB EXTRA: Is Your Pet Helping You Deal with StressGive your dogs and cats an extra hug this weekend. Saturday is National Pet Day! Rover.com surveyed pet parents to see if animals are helping their humans cope with the extra stress during the coronavirus pandemic.
Pet Fostering And AdoptionWith so many people working from home due to the coronavirus pandemic, animal shelters and rescue groups across the country have been flooded with foster and adoption requests at unprecedented levels but more are needed including South Florida shelters.