Service dogs help Iowa veterans, first responders

Garland Shirley with his service dog Smitty. (Stephen Gassman / Telegraph Herald) DUBUQUE, Iowa – Steve Vincent glanced at the dog patiently standing next to his chair. “Get it,” he…

Canine honored by Texas first responders for serving to save proprietor’s life

Maria Cortes Gonzalez placeholder image El Paso Times EL PASO, Texas – Every dog ​​has its day, and Friday was a festive day for Astro, a pit bull mix celebrated…

Certificates within the works for veterinary first responders

The veterinary profession has limited training and career opportunities to develop the leadership and response skills necessary to support animal health and safety needs during emergency response. Not to mention,…

Nassau County First Responders Rescue Canine From Icy Pond – CBS New York

HEWLETT, NY (CBSNewYork) – There was a dramatic snowstorm rescue after a family dog ​​ran away from Long Island and almost drowned in an icy pond. The dog is aptly…