Even though they’re part of the family, dogs don’t get as warm of a welcome at public swimming pools. High-energy dogs need the nice, cool release as much as kids, though, and nothing pampers geriatric joints more than the low-impact stretch out of a good swim. When temperatures rise, and that furry fella needs a cool dip, count on these five Minnesota swimming holes for the perfect poolside day for your pup.
It’s become serious business when a dog does its business at a Roseville apartment complex.
Police say a 170-pound mastiff dog that clamped down on the head of a toddler in St. Paul had previously injured a child at the same home.
Some Minnesota dog owners asked lawmakers to change how body grip traps, which can kill dogs, are used.
Lawmakers responded, but not in the way some dog owners had hoped.
An 8-year-old boy lost more than half his ear to a dog bite in Albert Lea, according to police.
A family dog started a fire inside a Chaska home after climbing atop a pile of items and relieving itself onto an electrical outlet last week.
A bear killed a dog in the back yard of a residence in Livonia Township near Zimmerman Monday, according to the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office.
Authorities are looking to reunite an injured dog with its owner after it was struck by a car near Collegeville Township, Minn. on Tuesday.
A Sun Prairie woman is being held for allegedly stealing a 6-month-old puppy from a car parked at a Division of Motor Vehicles office.
With an abundance of Minnesota pet photographers, finding the right fit for your fur baby’s close-up should never be a challenge. Through the fluff, however, some of these artists stand strides ahead of the rest for their skills capturing that special something in every pet’s personality. Whether it’s cats, horses or dogs, these area professionals know how to show the world that undefinable bond between pets and the people who love them. These, Minnesota’s best pet photographers, create art from start to finish for memories that last lifetimes.
A local man is hoping to give a shelter dog a new home and a better quality of life.
A town of Fond du Lac man’s felony conviction for shooting his neighbor’s dog Shakes with a high-powered pellet gun has been upheld.
A dog rescues a little puppy from the pool.
A South Dakota woman is crediting her dog with saving the life of her rancher husband.
An Edina man and his puppy have been reunited after the dog was believed taken from his car.
An Edina man is hoping the public can help find his missing dog.
A Rochester man is charged with two felonies in the death of his girlfriend’s dog.
We often talk about police officers willing to sacrifice, but this story centers around a Roseville K-9 who became the victim.
Dog owners should be aware: Flea trouble is on the rise in the Twin Cities.
Dog lovers around the world will be focused on New York for the annual Westminster dog show next week. One of the most surprising dogs will come from Minnesota.
A husband and wife found dead in their Mounds View, Minn. home last Wednesday killed their dog before taking their own lives, according to police.
If you love your pet, the City of Minneapolis has an incentive that could save you money and stress.
A young Labradoodle mix named Beezer has been reunited with its owner after being stuck on the ice on the Mississippi River in Minneapolis.
A 28-year-old woman who was charged with animal cruelty for killing her chihuahua puppy has been sentenced to 45 days in jail.