Two very different stories have emerged after a dog was shot last week in a South Anchorage neighborhood, with the dog's owners accusing the shooter of planning the attack, and the shooter saying he was simply trying to defend himself and his child.
Here’s a date to put on your dog-loving calendar — Saturday, April 16, 2016, is Scoop the Poop Day in Anchorage. From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., volunteers will be on hand at two of the city’s most popular unleashed dog parks — University Lake and Connor’s Bog — to assist the public in getting a winter’s worth of neglect off the trails.
Nigel, the 8-year-old orange tabby, was found nearly a month after he went missing in central California during a cross-country road trip. His owner, Katie Robb, picked him up from the Fairbanks International Airport on March 5.
Nigel, an 8-year-old orange tabby, was found in a California auto shop where he had disappeared in early February. Nigel’s owner, Katie Robb, wrote that she was in “pure shock” when the shop called to say Nigel had been found. Laurel Andrews