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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
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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
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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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Dog Fighting and the Power of Forgiveness: The Story…

Edwin is a pit bull that came from the worst of the worst of situations. Held captive by a known dogfighter, he lived in...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
1 min read

K9 Spotlight: Officer Brodt & K9 Gibbs

Jason Brodt & Gibbs Head Trainer of the K-9 Unit for the St. Paul Police National President of the United States Police K-9 Association...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Disturbing Pressure Mapping Study Results

Purpose: Armed with a state of the art Tactilus pressure mapping sensor, we were able to CLEARLY demonstrate what your dog is feeling when lying...
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Paying it Forward: The Story of Steve & Service…

As told by Steve   It’s hard to put into words how meaningful and strong your connection to a service dog is when you...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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