dogs

Dog trainers focus on 'bully breeds'

Dog breeds branded for their aggressive personalities, like pit bulls, Rottweilers and Dobermans, are often scrutinized by the public - especially following incidents like last week's, when a 7-year-old boy in Dodge County was killed by his family Rottweiler.

2 dogs shot near state line, officials say

1 dog dies as result of incident Monday night

The Walworth County Sheriff's Office is asking the public for information in the shooting of two dogs near the Wisconsin-Illinois state line, according to a release.

Dozens of doomed dogs get new life in Madison

Tracy's Dogs rescue saves 70 dogs from Texas kill shelters

A couple says they survived cancer to help rescue a pair of dogs from a kill shelter. Tracy's Dogs, a national animal rescue organization, is helping save dogs that would otherwise be euthanized.

Inmates to help make dogs adoptable

Dogs to live at jail; Inmates get training

A new program in Rock County partners unadoptable dogs with inmates who will work with the dogs to make them adoptable.

486 animals find homes during free adoption event

5 organizations across area participated in Maddie's Pet Adoption Days over weekend

Thanks to a nationwide event, 486 animals were adopted from five organizations across the area over the weekend, according to a release.

BLOG: Memorable moments of the week

Here are 5 great moments you may have missed this week

From the lip dub of the moment to Gary Cannalte dancing... here are some of the best things that we found on the internet this week.  Feel free to share yours with us!

14 birds among pets rescued from burning trailer

Rescue crews evacuate woman, pets safely

Town of Beloit firefighters successfully evacuated a disabled woman, 14 birds, four dogs and two cats from a burning building late Thursday night, but they were unable to save the structure.

DNR gets feedback on trapping in state parks

Opponents say traps in state parks pose danger for domestic animals

The Department of Natural Resources held a public listening session on permanently allowing trapping in state parks Thursday night.

Dogs that jump into water compete in central Wis.

Jumping dogs in central Wisconsin compete for spot in world championships

Dogs that love to jump into the water are competing at the Central Wisconsin State Fair for a spot in the world championships.

Dogs that jump into water compete in central Wis.

Jumping dogs in central Wisconsin compete for spot in world championships

Dogs that love to jump into the water are competing at the Central Wisconsin State Fair for a spot in the world championships.

Dogs that jump into water compete in central Wis.

Jumping dogs in central Wisconsin compete for spot in world championships

Dogs that love to jump into the water are competing at the Central Wisconsin State Fair for a spot in the world championships.

Owner of shot dogs speaks out

Man shot dogs after police say he felt threatened by them

A Janesville man shot two pit bull-type dogs Saturday night after they charged and cornered him.

DNR proposes wolf-dog hunting rules

New rules not expected to be implemented until 2014

Wisconsin wildlife officials are proposing new regulations governing how wolf hunters can train their dogs.

DNR proposes wolf-dog hunting rules

New rules not expected to be implemented until 2014

Wisconsin wildlife officials are proposing new regulations governing how wolf hunters can train their dogs.