Iditarod dog Jimbo is found after escaping in Anchorage

dr Sterling Thomas, DVM, performing a wellness check on missing sled dog Jimbo after his return Friday, March 11, 2022. Jimbo is a member of Aniak musher Richie Diehl’s team…

Anchorage veterinarians are inundated with patients, and there are no signs of a slowdown

Archie, a Basset Hound mix, will be joined by Dr. Alison Capitan (left) and veterinary assistant Tamra Yarwood at the College Village Animal Clinic in Anchorage. (Marc Lester / ADN)…

ICU nurses at an Anchorage hospital are worn down from the pandemic. For one afternoon, a crisis-response dog’s visit offered a brief respite.

Alex Hailey (left) and Kacie Burks, both intensive care nurses at the Alaska Native Medical Center, visit Cupid, a Keeshond crisis response dog, on September 1, 2021. Hailey said the…

Anchorage considers tightening metropolis’s canine leash ordinance

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – Proposed changes to Anchorage’s Leash Act would eliminate electronic collars and require dogs to be kept on a physical leash in public places. The possible update…