Dogs

New Hanover County Sheriff's K9 Funny
New Hanover County looks to sell back bite-prone K9
New Hanover County is moving forward with trying to get rid of a Sheriff's Office K9 that has bitten at least two people. Wed, 05/20/2015 - 11:29am
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BCSO adds 2 new dogs to K-9 unit
The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office has two new additions to its K-9 unit. Star and Missy are 2.5-year-old Bloodhounds that are already making a difference in the community. Wed, 05/20/2015 - 6:45am
Eight certified therapy dogs and their handlers have started visiting Charlotte Douglas International Airport. (Photo courtesy: WSOC)
Therapy dogs helping Charlotte airport passengers de-stress
Passengers at the Charlotte airport can now expect a welcome from some furry volunteers. Tue, 05/19/2015 - 1:54pm
Belle 'sings' along with her owner to honor fallen canine heroes.
Dog ‘sings’ for fallen canine heroes
There's one dog raising her voice to honor the canines who have served alongside the men and women of our country. Mon, 05/18/2015 - 11:33am
A 8-year-old boy was hospitalized after being mauled by three dogs in Onslow County May 12, 2015.
Child hospitalized after being mauled by dogs
An 8-year-old boy from the Jacksonville area is hospitalized after being mauled by three pit bulls outside his family's mobile home. Wed, 05/13/2015 - 12:40pm
Man pleads guilty to sex act with dog
A man pleaded guilty to crimes against nature involving a dog. Thu, 04/02/2015 - 2:51am
62-year-old man found dead, covered with dog bites
Rockingham County authorities are investigating the death of a 62-year-old man whose body was found covered in dog bites. The News & Record of Greensboro reports deputies found the body of Jose Robles at the bottom of a steep embankment on Nov. 24 in Madison, a day after his family reported him missing. The newspaper said the sheriff's office wouldn't discuss the case. Tue, 12/30/2014 - 3:45am
62-year-old man found dead in NC with dog bites
Rockingham County authorities say they're still investigating the death of a 62-year-old man whose body was found covered in dog bites. Mon, 12/29/2014 - 4:34pm
Duplin County K-9 dead, deputy suspended
A Duplin County Sheriff's K-9 died last month after sitting in a hot squad car all night. The sheriff disciplined Kela's handler, but the punishment is not as harsh as some people think it should be. Fri, 09/12/2014 - 3:52am
Puppies found in pillowcase on Blue Ridge Parkway
Animal control officials in Haywood County are taking care of seven newborn puppies after they were found tied up in a pillowcase and left on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Area media outlets report the puppies appeared to be two days old when they were found Sept. 5. Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:08pm