dog

Paul Vandenbosch
WRVA News
January 28, 2020 - 9:21 am
(HENRICO COUNTY, Va.) -- This past Friday, January 24, Henrico Police Animal Protection responded to the 7800 block of Meherrin Road in the Tuckahoe District for a rabies exposure. It was reported to officers that a dog had fought with a raccoon in the owner's yard. The injured raccoon escaped and...
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Jeff Katz
December 19, 2019 - 3:42 pm
Police in Chicago are still looking for the person or people who threw a small white dog out of a moving vehicle, causing severe injuries. According to WGN-TV, a girl said she saw a small dog being thrown from a moving car onto a busy roadway around 8 p.m. on Sunday. She ran over, picked him up and...
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Jeff Katz
October 29, 2019 - 2:02 pm
Give this good boy all the treats! A photo was released of the U.S. military dog who chased down ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and boxed him in inside a tunnel in Syria, forcing the mass murderer to blow himself up. President Donald Trump tweeted out a photo of this furry American hero, who...
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News Radio 1140 WRVA
May 15, 2019 - 4:33 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Richmond Animal Care and Control are looking for information that can help them solve the shooting death of a female pitbull. The dog was found shot dead on the track at MLK Middle School early Monday morning. RACC Director Christie Chipps Peters says they do not...
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January 05, 2019 - 11:13 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a woman they say bit a jogger who pepper-sprayed her dog at a San Francisco Bay Area park. Nineteen-year-old Alma Cadwalader of Oakland was arrested Friday by police with the East Bay Regional Park District. Authorities say Cadwalader's dog tried to...
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October 22, 2018 - 12:54 pm
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Va. (AP) — It wasn't a cat in a tree, but a dog in a heating duct that took firefighters to a home in Virginia. The Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department arrived Friday night to find the small dog trapped in the HVAC system. Video shows firefighter Mark Williams cutting a hole...
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dreamstime
August 20, 2018 - 3:30 pm
Richmond , VA (WRVA) - An alligator attacked and killed a woman on South Carolina’s famed Hilton Head Island. The woman was walking her dog near a lagoon when she was grabbed and pulled under water by the alligator. The dog was not harmed. The incident happened Monday morning (8/20/18) around 9:30...
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dreamstime
July 10, 2018 - 4:59 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say a roommate is facing charges in the deaths of a university professor and his dog found slain in the Pittsburgh home they shared. Thirty-five-year-old Joseph Martin faces criminal homicide and aggravated cruelty to animals charges in the death of 71-year-old Ricardo...
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July 10, 2018 - 3:45 pm
WATFORD CITY, N.D. (AP) —National Weather Service officials say a tornado caused the storm damage that ripped through a western North Dakota recreational vehicle park. Weather Service meteorologist John Paul Martin classified the twister as an EF2, with wind speeds reaching 127 mph. More than two...
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May 25, 2018 - 4:00 pm
By The Associated Press A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts: ___ NOT REAL: American Restaurant Granted...
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