Police have arrested an Oregon man, saying he took his little dog outside in the backyard and shot it after it defecated in the house.
Seattle is one of the worst cities in the country for dog attacks. The U.S. Postal Service says 42 letter carriers were attacked by dogs in Seattle last year, tying for second place with San Antonio.
The Marion County sheriff’s office says a 20-year-old man put his grandmother’s dog in a hot oven because it nipped him.
February 2013 marks the 23rd Anniversary of Homeward Pet! And on Saturday, February 23, you are invited to a special Anniversary Adoption Event. All adoptions will be just $23. Help set a record and send loving animals home with wonderful forever families!
We’re getting ready for the holidays, and having fun with our pets is part of it! Whether it’s shopping at the biggest pet expo ever, or doing something good for a pet rescue or shelter, here are some of our favorite November pet events.
A Pierce County man who beat a neighbor’s dog with a hatchet after luring it with treats has been sentenced to six months in jail.
Dogs, often referred to as “man’s best friend,” are known for their loyalty to their human companions. But Capitan went gone above and beyond the call of duty by running away from home to stand guard by his former owner’s grave. He has remained there for six years.
Whether you are looking for a new furry friend or just want to get out and walk for a local animal charity, there are lots of fun events this fall in Puget Sound for you and your pets!
More runaway and lost pets end up in animal shelters over the 4th of July holiday than any other time of year. Don’t loose your pet because of noisy fireworks! Head to Homeward Pet in Woodinville on June 29 and 30 for FREE microchipping!
Troutdale police say they’ve arrested four people on charges of dragging a dog leashed to their vehicle 600 feet through a truck stop, tearing off most of the animal’s foot pads and nails.