NT Government urged to toughen dog laws, as more than seven attacks alleged each week

NT Government urged to toughen dog laws, as more than seven attacks alleged each week

Updated March 29, 2018 10:54:20 Photo: Diana Thompson has called on the NT Government to legislate harsher penalties for dangerous dog owners. (ABC News: Jesse Thompson) The NT Government is under pressure to crack down on dangerous dogs from a grandmother who thought her hand was being ripped from her …

Dog attack sparks calls for segregated parks to protect smaller breeds

Dog attack sparks calls for segregated parks to protect smaller breeds

Posted March 27, 2018 13:41:40 Photo: Pippin, a small Chinese-crested dog, needed treatment after being attacked. (Supplied: Kim Slight) A Perth woman wants segregated dog parks to become the norm after her Chinese-crested dog Pippin was left with 20 stitches and severe bite marks following an attack by a much …

Advance Dermocare dog food voluntarily recalled after megaoesophagus outbreak

Advance Dermocare dog food voluntarily recalled after megaoesophagus outbreak

Updated March 25, 2018 10:46:38 Photo: Mars Petcare Australia recalled its Advance Dermocare dog food as a precaution. (Supplied: Mars Petcare Australia) Related Story: ‘We don’t know the cause’: Rare illness kills police dog, 8 others sick A popular dog food brand has voluntarily recalled some of its products after …

Victoria Police dog euthanased after contracting rare illness, others dogs sick

Victoria Police dog euthanased after contracting rare illness, others dogs sick

Updated March 23, 2018 20:51:53 Photo: Police use German shepherds like these, as well as labradors for drug detection, tracking and searching. (Supplied: Police Life magazine) A police dog has been euthanased and eight others are sick with a rare illness identified as megaesophagus, Victoria Police have said. Inspector Jon …