Australia

Pit Bull Saves Owner from Dog Attack

Warrawong, New South Wales resident Debbie Patek was attacked when her neighbor’s bull terrier got loose and broke through her fence. She called to her pit bull mix Brian, and he rushed to her defense. Read more

Dog Safety Restraints to Be Installed in Southern Australian Ambulances

“To leave them (their dog) behind can be really distressing, but at the same time we’ve got to make sure they’re safe and not in the way of paramedics,” says Chris Towie. Read more

Tiny Puppy Miraculously Survives Fatal Collision

Scene photographer Andrew Brooks volunteered to take care of the rescued pup. Read more

Help Save Annie Oakley

Let this be your good deed for the day! Read more

American Staffy Mix Kerser a Victim of BSL in Australia

A few rotten fence planks throw an innocent young dog into the path of Australian breed specific laws (BSL) and a way too early death. Read more

Elderly Man Walks 300 km to Find Missing Dog

Brian Railton has Parkinson’s disease, and walking with Benji helped assauge the shaking. Read more

Dogs Offer Crucial Help in Developing Cure for Human Dementia

Dementia patients may soon thank dogs for a cure Read more

Faithful Dog Keeps Missing Toddler Safe in Storm

Australian toddler Dante Berry spent a thunderstormy night in the forest, but had his German Shepherd Dasher to protect him. Read more

Dramatic Fire Rescue of Greyhound by Factory Workers and Medics

Emergency responders worked hard to save a greyhound pulled from a factory fire. Read more