A kennel owner paying for these pre-race tests themselves would find the price prohibitive -- thousands of dollars for each competing dog, said Iditarod chief veterinarian Stu Nelson. John Schandelmeier
We’d like you to meet Max – a lucky dog who is benefiting from the partnership between Anchorage Animal Care and Control and one of our rescue partners, Friends of Pets. Max is a neutered male 5-6 year old shepherd/Lab mix who came to AACCC as a stray and was never claimed.
A friend's Great Dane escaped today around 2 p.m. near Elmore and O'Malley. She's a black and white senior dog and answers by the name of Tori. Kari, the owner, is one of the Dog Blog's original active members back in its heyday, so I'd really like to help her out.
When the little Siberian husky was born with front legs that didn't work, a veterinarian said the best thing do was to put him down. But his Fairbanks family took him home to think about it, and before they knew it he won their hearts. Now General's appearance on Craigslist is winning the hearts of many as the family tries to find him a permanent home.Craig Medred