Pure Sole: Trail Etiquette pairs.And this pair had dogs.I really don't care if a dog is leashed or not, and these were not, but I do think a canine should be under the control of who they are dragging up a trail.They heard my first "Hello" - and my second and third...
Meet Buddy: JPD's new drug-detection dog arrives

...officer noted.Meet Buddy, JPD's newest canine officer. He's furry and cute but as...eight-year JPD veteran and first-time canine handler, returned to Juneau late last...six weeks of training at the Kasseburg Canine Training Center. The Empire stopped by...
A second life for abandoned huskies

...stuck in their trauma, and take a long time to rehabilitate. Vinter has started working with a therapist with a background in canine therapy to help these dogs."We're really trying to help ... where there's something in their head they just can't...
Pure Sole: My vertical feet are best left horizontal

...Vertical feet are in the shoe of the beholder ... or their GPS ... or the comradery of runners with them ... or the tethered canine that pulls them up and over another ominous rock looming in the distance.This past Sunday, all those wondrous qualities...
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...
Photo: Dog walker

Cassandra Suryan walks dogs for the Gastineau Humane Society rain or shine. On Monday she and her canine crew enjoyed some sunshine; precipitation is predicted for the rest of this week.
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...
Pure Sole: It's all relative

...incredible than another's trip around the block with their canine pulling them along.But that is what makes running so special...the body language of dogs, I would certainly agree that the canine with them was in heaven ... sprinting through bushes, wagging...
Juneau's drug-sniffing dog won't be trained on pot, I failed to mention Juneau's own drug-detecting canine.One of you commented on my story, wondering if the Juneau Police Department's new drug dog will be trained on marijuana...
Alaska Science Forum: Artwork found at ancient house site

...which suggest they were possibly on their way to becoming pendants. They have also found a brown bear jawbone with its pointy canine removed. Potter said he can picture someone wearing a necklace of bear teeth."You can imagine the association with strength...


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