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They Tried to Sell Him For Drug Money—Now He…

As told by Chad’s mom, Chrissy “It was the week before Thanksgiving 2012 when my daughter excitedly called me to tell me about Brewsky,...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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What Would You Say To A Highly Effective Treatment…

We understand how heartbreaking it is when your dog is diagnosed with arthritis. Your formerly happy, exuberant pup may be increasingly grumpy, hesitant to...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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K9 Spotlight: Officer Wilkie & K9 Diamond

As told by Officer Wilkie “I’m a certified reserve officer in the state of South Carolina. My K9’s name is Diamond, as in the...
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
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K9 Spotlight: Lt. Roca & K9 Canto

As told by Lieutenant Roca K9s are a good vehicle for public relations. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been on the...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
1 min read

Penn Vet’s Dr. Kara Brown Talks to Big Barker…

Big Barker’s consulting veterinarian, Dr. Sarah Wooten, continues her interview series with this discussion with Dr. Kara Brown, Resident Fellow, Large Animal Cardiology & Ultrasonography, University of...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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K9 Spotlight: Corporal Meik & K9 Zeke

In this week’s K9 Spotlight, Harrisburg PA’s Corporal Tyron Meik shares the harrowing and incredible story of how his partner Zeke was shot in...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Kyshka’s Legacy: Colleen Combs & Green Dog Rescue Project

As told by Colleen Combs, founder of Green Dog Rescue Project She was a Siberian Husky—White Wolf hybrid. So that’s a LOT of dog!...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
1 min read

Allentown and Pennsylvania State Officials Recognize Big Barker!

Today, we received a few goodies in the mail that we wanted to share. After we donated some Big Barkers to the Allentown Police...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Canine Joint Disease and Pain Management: Big Barker Interviews…

Big Barker’s consulting veterinarian, Dr. Sarah Wooten, kicks off her interview series with a very special interviewee—Dr. Kimberly Agnello, Assistant Professor of Small Animal Surgery, University of Pennsylvania....
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
3 min read

Detective Woodring & K9 Loki

Check out our latest K9 Spotlight story featuring Detective Dennis Woodring and K-9 Loki of Dauphin County, PA. “It was a Sunday in April of 2014....
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
1 min read

Do Dogs R.E.A.D.? Some Dogs Do!

Liz (owner): After Coco and I completed the therapy dog training classes and workshop with New York Therapy Animals and became a registered and...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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