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Coast Guard stumbles onto dog swimming across vast Pamlico Sound off North Carolina

A U.S. Coast Guard vessel patrolling North Carolina’s Pamlico Sound found a dog paddling in the middle of nowhere Saturday, May 14.The rescue was nothing short of miraculous, given a lone dog is tough to spot in a body of water that is nearly 100 miles long and 25 miles wide in places.Coast Guard officials say the crew had been alerted that a boater “lost their dog Myla overboard in Pamlico Sound,” so the odd s

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Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie Anime Hit with COVID-19 Delays

Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie Anime Hit with COVID-19 Delays by Joseph Luster May 14, 2022 Anime production house Doga Kobo recently had to close down from April 6 to April 17 due to a mass outbreak of COVID-19 among staff members, and now some of its productions are feeling the effects. Chief among them is t

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White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki And Fox News’ Peter Doocy Lay Down Their Weapons

Twitter A man bites dog moment happened on Friday in the White House, as the lion laid down with the lamb, at least for a photo. Outgoing White House press secretary Jen Psaki posed with Fox News White House reporter Peter Doocy on her last day of work, as the two frequent combatants let bygones be bygones. “End of an era in the Brady briefing room!” Doocy capt

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Vets Weigh In on Stretching as Dogs’ Cancer Symptom: ‘Easy to Mistake’

A dog owner's warning of the first signs their pet showed of cancer has gone viral online, and left other owners concerned about their own. Newsweek spoke to vets in an attempt to clarify any confusion.Dog owner Tatum Hassell amassed over 10 million views after sharing that her dog Barley's first sign of lymphoma, a form of cancer that starts in the lymph system, was a simple stretch—something a lot of dogs do."If

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‘Dog shit luck’ — phrase of the week

Our phrase of the week is: dog shit luck or very good luck (狗屎运 gǒu shǐ yùn). Context TikTok is the most successful Chinese content-based tech business that has truly broken through into Western markets. A recent article published in Chinese, Inside TikTok: Zhang Yiming’s voyage through the waves (TikTok内幕:张一鸣的巨浪征途), charts the path o

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Mum of three scalped and had both arms amputated after dog attack

A mother-of-three was viciously scalped and had both of her arms ripped off by two pit bulls and a German shepherd. Kyleen Waltman, 38, was walking home from her boyfriend’s house when the three dogs attacked her in Abbeville County, South Carolina. Waltman lost consciousness as the dogs bit her skull until it was visible, her eyelids and chewed her colon. A local farmer, Avery Presley, shot a gun into the

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Human rights complaint filed after autistic boy denied dog adoption

The Doan family from Listowel, Ont. is filing a human rights complaint after they were told earlier this year they couldn't adopt a dog from the Kismutt Dog Rescue near St. Marys, Ont. because their son is autistic.  The family is filing a complaint with the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario about being denied a dog adoption in March. “The claim, while it’s my son’s name, isn’t just on his behal

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Just call Saul. Charlie Saul, that is. The senior first baseman powers Batavia past St. Charles East: ‘I knew I got a good piece of it.’

Batavia’s Charlie Saul prefers the ball out over the plate so he can drive it the other way.The senior first baseman was in luck Wednesday at St. Charles East.The wind happened to be blowing out to right-center, which was right up Saul’s alley. He led off the fourth inning with a homer to that spot, giving the Bulldogs a three-run lead.“I knew I got a good piece of it,” Saul said. “It felt pretty good off t

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Pet dog’s barking leads rescuers to missing Texas woman with dementia

A Texas woman who suffers from dementia and was missing for three days was found in the early hours of last Friday, bruised and dehydrated but safe, after her dog’s barking helped rescuers track her down.Sherry Noppe, 63, left her home in Houston, Texas last week, to take her black labrador, Max, for a stroll. The pair never returned.For three days, authorities and volunteers searched for Noppe, who had recently be

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Scammers are trawling lost dog posts on Facebook to blackmail distraught owners

Dog owners are being warned that conmen are posing as dognappers in an effort to scam desperate owners out of thousands. Experts say the conmen will call distraught owners and demand money - and if the cash is not paid, threatens to slit the poor pup's throat. Claire Gresty, who is based in Bolton and is Dog Lost’s north west coordinator and police liaison, says the practice is a 'money roller'. The conman making t

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