Archives: dogs

‘Buddy Up’ program offering free pet adoptions to service members, veterans this week

Active duty and retired members of the U.S. Armed Forces can adopt a dog or cat this week free of charge, thanks to a unique partnership.

Two dogs fatally shot by RPD after dogs lunged at officers

Incident occurred Tuesday night around 7:30 PM.

Bo and Diddley looking for a bit of help

Can you help catch these dogs?

Have coffee with a cop leave with a pet

From 9:00 AM to noon on Saturday at Stir Crazy Cafe, Fourth Precinct officers and the Mounted Squad will be on hand to chat with citizens and help wonderful dogs find their forever home.

Wolf-dog hybrid ban bill awaits signature

Owners of wolf-dog hybrids may have reason to worry in the near future, as the General Assembly approved a bill authorizing any locality to prohibit the keeping of hybrid canines.

Bill gives officers more options, dogs more chances

A bill giving animal control officers flexibility in dealing with livestock-injuring dogs is heading to the desk of Gov. Terry McAuliffe for signature, after passing the Senate unanimously this past week.

Proper pups: dog park manners

Don’t let your dog be that dog…

PHOTOS: Summer on Belle Isle

Nothing says summer in Richmond like a trip down to Belle Isle for some swimming and relaxing.

Flying puppers!

“OMG IMMA CHASE THIS BALL INTO THE WATER HERE I GOOOOOOO.” — Every single Ultimate Air Dog Competitor

Some howling over Dangerous Dogs registry

There are more than 400 dogs in the Virginia Dangerous Dogs Registry, a list of animals that have attacked someone or hurt or killed another dog or cat.