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Lucy the Beautiful Bulldog

on 04/27/2014 - 06:33 pm

In 2014, Lucy the English bulldog has been declared the fairest bulldog of them all. She is the winner of this year’s 35th Annual Beautiful Bulldog contest at the Drake Relays track event in Des Moines, Iowa.  The 18-month-old Lucy competed against 49 other bulldogs for this victory.
A little about Lucy:
Lucy lives in Waukee Iowa with owners Tiffany and Toby Torstenson. Her sweet and smiley demeanor has helped her family decide to train her as a therapy dog. Tiffany Torstenson works as a breast surgeon and has been overjoyed by the positive affect Lucy has had on patients and doctors at the Mercy Katzmann Breast Center.  She looks forward to helping Lucy hone hers s ...

One Dog’s Bucket List Gives Many Owners Comfort

on 04/09/2014 - 05:52 pm

Rina Cooke’s boxer, Romeo, was diagnosed with bone cancer, and given a limited amount of time to live. Instead of wallowing in grief and pity, which would only make Romeo feel sicker, Rina did something to bring herself some closure and bring Romeo a whole lot of joy in his final days. She made Romeo a bucket list.
Items on the list included eating cheeseburgers, riding in a police car, and riding in a fire truck. Romeo had a huge birthday party, cake included. He even had what Rina called a “pawicure”. The result of the list was an increase in Romeo’s happiness, and even his life expectancy. He nearly doubled the amount of time he was given by his doctor.

Her name was Lola…

on 04/02/2014 - 09:40 pm

Lola is a two month noble-looking Weimaraner puppy with beautiful blue eyes. Early Weimaraners were used by royalty for hunting large game such as boar, bear, and deer. So far, Lola gives in to her natural instincts and hunts her toy penguin and chicken with great enthusiasm, until her dad will let her intuitive prey drive shine in the field. But till that time comes, I will baby her because it’s just impossible not to.
 She is highly intelligent and extremely curious little girl. Her lively temperament makes her a perfect addition to our family. Lola is highly athletic and trainable; the second day after joining the family she has learnt the “sit” command and more ...