Working Dogs

Owner Suffers Panic Attack – But Support Dog Runs…

This is the moment a support dog cuddled up to his owner after he recognized she was having a panic attack. Professional dog trainer...
Susie Seavey Susie Seavey
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The Explosives Detection Dog Who Has a Soft Spot…

Deputy Sheriff Michael Klinger is a 20-year veteran of the Dauphin County, PA police. His partner, Tika, is an explosives detection dog. Deputy Klinger...
Dr. Sarah Wooten Dr. Sarah Wooten
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This Deaf Therapy Dog is a True Hear-O: The…

  Meet Karl! Karl is a canine member of Companions for Courage, an organization in Central Florida that provides therapy dogs to assist children...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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From 2 Words to 200: How A Dog Transformed…

As told by Tupper’s mom, Nancy “Since Tupper was born, he had problems falling asleep and staying asleep, and I was a zombie for...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Lock Him Up! The K9 Who Steals His Partner’s…

  Officer David Howells has served with the Allentown Police for over ten years and is a 2014 Award of Valor Honoree. His partner...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Korky: The “Unadoptable” Dog Who Found His True Calling

 As told by Korky’s handler, Deborah “Korky had an amazingly difficult journey to get from where he was to where he is now....
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
1 min read

The Working Dogs of 9/11: A Legacy of Love

  Big Barker was privileged to sit down recently with Dr. Cynthia Otto, veterinarian, researcher, and founder of the Penn Vet Working Dog Center,...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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