Woman critical after hit by two cars, dog killed

Woman critical after hit by two cars, dog killed

POLICE have warned the driver who fled the scene of a sickening pedestrian accident that “we will track them down”. A 47-year-old woman remains in an induced coma at St George hospital after she was struck by two cars on Fitzgerald Ave Maroubra about 7.15pm Friday night. She was running …

Plastic, mould found in dog food sparks call for regulation of pet food industry

Plastic, mould found in dog food sparks call for regulation of pet food industry

Posted May 16, 2018 15:46:42 Photo: Ruth Quick with her dog, Sergio (ABC News: Angelique Donnellan) Ruth Quick recently bought a bag of Applaws Duck and Venison dry dog food with an expiry date of May 2019 — it was mouldy. “I know of at least one person’s dog who …

The classic hits of Malcolm Turnbull's 972 days as prime minister | First Dog on the Moon

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The storm raged about the house. The dogs were nervous | First Dog on the Moon

At the height of the storm I was cruelly sent out to the herb garden. The rain was sideways – it tried to murder me Sign up here to get an email whenever First Dog cartoons are published Get all your needs met at the First Dog shop if what …

‘Walking skeleton’: Suspended sentence for woman after dog found in ‘horrendous condition’

‘Walking skeleton’: Suspended sentence for woman after dog found in ‘horrendous condition’

Updated May 09, 2018 16:42:08 Photo: This is how Charlie looked when RSPCA officers took him in 2016. (Supplied: RSPCA) A woman has narrowly avoided jail for starving a Staffordshire bull terrier to the point it was just “skin and bone” in one of the worst cases of animal neglect …

Reports of suspected poison baits, two deaths spark warning for Hobart dog owners

Reports of suspected poison baits, two deaths spark warning for Hobart dog owners

Updated May 06, 2018 08:23:58 Photo: 10-month-old puppy Bonnie died within 20 minutes of being let out into her backyard. (Supplied: Pattina Grimsey) There have been two deaths from suspected poisoning in Hobart over the past few weeks, amid a spate of reports about poisonous baits being found in two …

New cancer centre for animals set to save K-9 lives, like Chiko the dog

New cancer centre for animals set to save K-9 lives, like Chiko the dog

Posted May 06, 2018 13:08:09 Photo: Chico getting his heart checked before undergoing radiation for a tumour (ABC News: Mark Reddie ) When seven-year-old Chico started limping on his morning walk, his owner Ahmet Hosgorur thought it was just an injury.      Never in his wildest dreams did he think …

Greyhound Racing NSW board member charged over unauthorised export of dog | Australia news

The NSW greyhound industry’s governing body has charged four racing participants, including a board member, for their alleged role in the unauthorised export of a greyhound. On Friday evening Greyhound Racing NSW said it had charged board member Michael Eberand with aiding or abetting and facilitating the export of registered …

Max the loyal blue heeler officially becomes an honorary police dog

Max the loyal blue heeler officially becomes an honorary police dog

Updated May 01, 2018 18:26:53 Photo: Max the blue heeler wearing a medal as an honorary Queensland police dog. (Supplied: QPS) Related Story: Loyal blue heeler stays with three-year-old lost in bush overnight Max, the deaf and half-blind blue heeler that kept a little girl safe while she was lost …

Advance Dermocare dog food manufacturer offers to replace euthanased dogs

Advance Dermocare dog food manufacturer offers to replace euthanased dogs

Updated April 30, 2018 21:39:17 The manufacturer of a high-end pet food, under investigation in connection with more than 70 dogs falling sick, says it will reimburse owners’ vet bills and pay the cost of a new dog to replace those euthanased. While the connection is being investigated, an exact …