Posts Tagged “dog news”

Corvallis Man Charged With Animal Neglect

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Corvallis Man Charged With Animal Neglect

  CORVALLIS —  29-year-old Corvallis man, Mark Weber was arrested after ­police found his dog suffering from open and bleeding sores and severe hair loss. The white Staffordshire ­terrier was unable to stand and police immediately brought the dog to a veterinary hospital. In addition to the hairloss and sores, the hospital reported that the dog’s temperature was…

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The New Teachers Pet is Stealing Childrens Hearts

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The New Teachers Pet is Stealing Childrens Hearts

by Robert Hudson   Hillside Elementary School in Eagle Point School district- the heart of Jackson County, Oregon has a new teachers aid assisting teacher Sean Dugan-Strout in his fifth-grade classroom. The new teachers pet is a four legged, furry one year old terrier mix named Dallas who came to the Southern Oregon Humane Society from…

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Vet Therapy Dog Shot By Neighbor for Scaring Turkeys

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Vet Therapy Dog Shot By Neighbor for Scaring Turkeys

Mary Farr and Josh Fonzi have only lived in Sherwood for a week before their neighbor, 66 year old Marvin Masayuki Abe, shot their Sonny, a 15-month-old German Shepard, who is a therapy dog for Josh Fonzi, an Iraq war veteran. Abe claimed the dog was on his property scaring his turkeys. The dogs weren’t in the…

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Landlord Kidnaps Dog From Tenant Over Rent Dispute and is Arrested

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Landlord Kidnaps Dog From Tenant Over Rent Dispute and is Arrested

  MARION CO., Ore. — After arriving to the courthouse in a stretch limo,  Brooke Kempton surrendered to authorities and was immediately charged with first and third-degree robbery. Brooke Kempton, 39, recently kicked out her tenant Kate Taylor, 30, for being disrespectful, according to Marion County Sheriff’s Office. Two days later, Kempton accused Taylor of stealing…

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Oregon Man Investigated After Photo of Zip Tied Puppy

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Oregon Man Investigated After Photo of Zip Tied Puppy

by Robert Hudson This picture was posted on an animal rights activist page on Facebook called Exposed on Wednesday,  February 17th along with a picture of the kid who took and posted it on Snapchat and was identified as Matt McMichael living in Eugene. This prompted the followers of the page to go on the…

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68 year Old Mother Reports Son For Animal Abuse

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68 year Old Mother Reports Son For Animal Abuse

20 year old Benjamin Leo Kilber was reported to police by his 68-year-old mother, who discovered that he had allegedly dragged the 80-pound family dog down a sidewalk around midnight on Jan. 29, and used an air compressor and a tube to force air and possibly liquids into the dog, police said. Kilber’s mother  who…

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Portland Fire and Rescue Has a New Partner to Sniff Out Arson

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Portland Fire and Rescue Has a New Partner to Sniff Out Arson

By Robert Hudson   Dogs do amazing things for us, and Zeus is making Portland safer for us. Zeus is trained to detect  hydrocarbons found in petroleum-based fuel and accelerants in exchange for a tasty treat. His powerful nose is a valuable tool for investigators that helps to build charges against suspected arsonists.   Accelerant…

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