Chances are your holiday shopping includes something for your dog — a toy, a coat or sweater, something to chew or a tasty treat, etc.
Former and current employees of the N.H. Humane Society were protesting in front of the Meredith Center Road shelter on Thursday in an effort to prevent what they say is Friday’s scheduled euthanasia of a dog.
RYE — Police are sharing tips on how to enjoy the beauty of snowy owls while not disturbing them in their habitat as the birds begin arriving on the Seacoast for the winter.
Until six weeks ago, I had never seen a black bear in the wild in New Hampshire. I had seen black bears in the wild in other states.
With Florida voters deciding to phase out greyhound racing, Swanzey’s Fast Friends Greyhound Adoption organization is anticipating the possibility of more dogs.
The Budweiser Clydesdale training facility at the Anheuser-Busch Brewery in Merrimack is being relocated to Missouri.
STRATHAM — The New Hampshire Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals found a different way to give back by allowing veterans to pick their price for a pet on Veterans Day.
One Saturday mid-afternoon, the one that hosted what was being called a Nor’easter, I set out to walk our one-mile woods loop.
LACONIA – A dog who jumped into Paugus Bay on Sunday was electrocuted and its owner suffered an electric shock when she started to wade into the lake to rescue her pet, according to authorities.
Editor’s note: The following column was originally published in the New Hampshire Union Leader on Oct. 30, 2004.
It’s deer season, when nearly two thirds of all animal collisions with vehicles happen in Midwestern states such as Iowa, Wisconsin and Michigan. West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Montana have equally high rates of animal collisions from September through November, according to a study by Farm…
LITCHFIELD — A Litchfield man was arrested Monday on two counts of animal cruelty charges, after police say he abandoned two guinea pigs in a local conservation area.
HOOKSETT — One month into their 14-week training regimen with the Boston Police K-9 Academy, Hooksett Police Officer Jordan McCluskey and his new K-9 partner Timber, an 18-month-old German shepherd, are well on their way to being one of the most recognizable patrols in town.
A reader writes: "Gail - I have consistently walked each of the three dogs that I've had over the past 25 years almost every day. I live in a lovely neighborhood, but things have changed over the last year or so. New neighbors don't seem to understand the importance of the leash law. I walk …
RAYMOND - A black German shepherd whose bacon grease burns resulted in criminal charges against her breeder is recovering with her new owner.
MANCHESTER — The New England Reptile Expo is bringing thousands of reptiles, amphibians and tarantulas to the Manchester Downtown Hotel’s Expo Center, 700 Elm St., on Sunday.
CONCORD - The Board of Veterinary Medicine has reprimanded the owner of Advanced Veterinary Care after determining that her professional misconduct led to substandard care for several animals.
A few months ago, I got an email from a reader asking about helping her dog through a stressful move. She was doing all the right things, so I didn't feel as if I needed to reprise this column right away, but now feels like a good time. I first wrote this column in the 1990s, but it's as rel…
TAMWORTH - A local farmer shot three bear cubs and had planned to kill their mother as well after they were caught in the act of eating his chickens, authorities report.
KEENE — Police are searching for the owner of a pit bull terrier that badly injured a chocolate Labrador therapy dog earlier this month.
RYE - The dead minke whale that didn’t quite fit in a small dumpster spent Monday night sitting in the parking lot at Jenness State Beach awaiting a larger one that arrived Tuesday morning.