Taking care of woofs and meows

Many people in Juneau have canine companions and feline friends who spend the holidays nestled close to their owners. This year, Southeast Alaska Organization...
Canine officer joins Nome Police Department

...she is shedding like crazy. The new officer is Canine Icon, a 17-month-old, sable-colored...shepherd. Officer Justin Timm is her handler.Canine Icon is a narcotic detection canine - what some people call a "drug-sniffing dog...
Off the Beaten Path: Quest for snow We took the Granite Creek trail and bumped into a friendly couple who'd spent the night in one of the basins.Bloody canine tracks, perhaps wolves, followed Granite Creek as snow began to appear. An American dipper flew over and joined us while...
Five new Canine Good Citizens certified in Juneau.

...completed their certification as American Kennel Club Canine Good Citizens.The five new Canine Good Citizens and their handlers are: Dugan...and Gidget, a terrier mix and Aran Felix.The Canine Good Citizen (CGC) program was created by the...
Living & Growing: An overdue love letter

...surprised more than once by the red breasted sap sucker that rests on the drift wood that we use to decorate our beds with. My canine company and I appreciate the quiet as we share the peas that never seem to make it home to the kitchen. It is during this quiet...
On the Trails: March meanders

...observations. One day, we followed a tiny creek up a hill, through the forest, to a muskeg. At the edge of that muskeg, our canine companion showed great interest in some blueberry stems. We then saw that these stems had been cut by sharp teeth; just a...
Animal Control, JPD investigate animal shooting

...if anyone had been cited. "The investigation is very much ongoing."Animal Control received a report of the shooting of a canine at about 5:20 p.m. Friday from a caller at a residence in the 5400 block of North Douglas Highway. The caller reported...
Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater

...a helicopter crew from Sitka to look for him, to no avail.Southeast Alaska Dogs Organized for Ground Search, Juneau's canine search and rescue team casually called SEADOGS, joined the search Tuesday afternoon.The SEADOGS leader could not immediately...
No sign of missing Auke Bay boater

...Keithahn on the shoreline. The Liberty stayed on the water Monday and Tuesday nights, Eggert said.SEADOGS, the Juneau-based canine search and rescue team called Southeast Alaska Dogs Organized for Ground Search, joined the search on Tuesday afternoon. The...
Good ol' American Fun

...Charlie Qunital said.Sammy Jo chimed in about the soapbox competition: "We borrowed someone's car and went really fast."Canine companions also had a chance to join in on the fun during the Super Dog Frisbee Contest. Joey Roters brought his dog Zeke to...
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