Falcons' boys lose dogfight to Malemutes

The Thunder Mountain High School boy's basketball team was in a dogfight without one of their leading canines against the Mid-Alaska Conference powerhouse Lathrop Malemutes on Thursday night, and the visiting Lathrop squad took advantage...
Kodiak stats show demand for animal help

...KODIAK - Kodiak Police Department collars its fair share of criminals. As it turns out, it also collars its fair share of canines. And cats.According to statistics furnished by the police department, almost one in every 25 calls that comes into the...
Beautiful lawn vs. faithful pet

...time a pet who is routinely using a patch of grass as his personal potty will damage that stretch of lawn. The behavior of canines plus the chemical components of the urine contribute to the brown, dead patches synonymous with dog waste. But there are...
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...
Case closed on dog shooting death

...dead."The investigation revealed three canines were released outside unaccompanied from a nearby residence. The unaccompanied canines then roamed onto an adjacent property...warning shots near the dogs. One of the canines, a 6-year-old Rottweiler mix, aggressively...
Animal Control, JPD investigate animal shooting

...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...Musslewhite said no one was injured during the incident. All the canines involved have been accounted for and the owners have been contacted...
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...
Thanks for donating to our pet rescue mask campaign

Canines of all kinds got their sniff on during the K9 Easter Egg Hunt hosted by Pet...our Anonymous Donors, and all the participants of Pet Nanny's Place Canine Easter Egg Hunt. Thank you, everyone. Your kind support extends your care...
Watchdogs barking against Douglas Crossing

There is a savvy new bunch of canines in town. An ideologically diverse pack of fiscal watchdogs have met, named themselves and united in one voice to proclaim the...
Popular dog park facing new disputes

ANCHORAGE - A popular dog park where canines can run and cool off with a swim in the summer is feeling the heat. The problem is a lack of parking, the perennial issue of...
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