A former teacher found herself homeless, and when she applied for emergency housing from the UK council, she was told she qualified for her house,b ut would have to part with her dogs in order to get it. She said no. As a result, she has been living in her 20-year-old Alfa Romeo for four months in a car parking lot, while desperately trying to find work. Hillary Barrows is quoted: "The only place I could stay was my 20-year-old Alfa Romeo. I decided to drive to Canterbury because the … [Read more...] about Woman Refuses to Give Up Dogs For Council Housing Now Lives in Car, What Would You Do?
We all know that dogs are a man's best friend, and today you'll see that they are a horse's best friend, too! Belle's owner, Shirley Mills, was getting ready for bed when Belle's incessant barking alerted her to a problem, and the dog led her to a field behind her house. Lucy, Shirley's 24-year-old horse was in the field, and Shirley knew something was wrong. Once she reached the field, she found that Lucy had fallen into a sinkhole and was stuck! “I went up the field to see her and found a … [Read more...] about Dog is a Horse’s Best Friend, Find Out How This Dog Saved a Horse’s Life!
This is hysterically funny video of Daisy and Cooper, two dogs sharing an ice cream...sort of! Make sure your sound is ON and don't feel too sorry for Cooper just yet... https://youtu.be/tHvExOg4NI0 LOL! Now we know why Daisy gets the ice cream first and why she seems so intent on getting what she can while she can. Haha. Does this remind you of anyone you know? The more I know dogs, the more like humans I realize they are; although I still think they love more unconditionally, and behave … [Read more...] about Why Does Daisy Dog Get the Ice Cream First, Cooper Holds the Clue
THIS is simply so sweet - in fact it's hard to find an adjective that can do justice to how incredibly precious this video of a puppy rejected by his mom and adopted by a cat is! Sad just for a moment, but watch what happens when this puppy rejected by his own mom, born on the same day as a litter of kittens, is adopted by a sweet cat. From the first second to the very end, this video is sweet and inspiring, and will warm your heart! The puppy breaks all the conventions of the cat world and … [Read more...] about Puppy Rejected by His Mother at Birth is Adopted by Cat, Watch What Happens Next
April is ASPCA: Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Awareness Month, and although Local Dog Daily's primary focus is positive, inspiring, and education news and resources for you and your dog - we also believe in helping all dogs (and animals) who are potentially neglected or abused. We have zero tolerance for that. We also realize that sometimes people are unsure of who to contact or what channels to go through if you suspect or even know that a dog or animal is being abused - and we're here to … [Read more...] about Suspect Someone of Animal Cruelty? There’s an App For That
It is rare that we curate nearly an entire article from another website, yet today's article from MakeUseOf.com contains some fantastic resources for owners of reactive dogs that we decided it was best to both link to their article (there were a few resources in their article that we would not personally recommend, so we'll add the link to the original article.) and summarize what we feel comfortable sharing below. Although I've never owned a "reactive dog", I've been around a few, and we hope … [Read more...] about
We love to bring you fun dog videos that will make you smile and laugh out loud! We all need a little...or maybe that's a LOT of fun in our lives! Today's video is all about some completely adorable dogs who are seriously TERRIBLE at catching and fetching! We call them Fetch Fails. Check it out below, share the joy with your friends, and let us know what you think! http://youtu.be/ltS0G7KA7XQ Can you dog catch or fetch? Visit our Facebook page ( <-- Click that or you can connect with us on … [Read more...] about [VIDEO] Fetch Fails: Dogs That Are Hilariously Terrible at Catching and Fetching