Retriever

Hero Dog Fights Off Knife-Wielding Intruder to Protect Her Family

8 days ago   |   By iHeart Dogs

It was every parent's nightmare.
On the evening of March 25, Wylie, Texas couple Amber and Taylor Newsom were getting their daughters ready for bed when they heard their dog, Marley, barking. When they went to go check to see what was going on, they were met with a strange man wielding a knife inside their home.
But Marley wasn't going to let the man hurt her family. The black Labrador Retriever jumped into action - lunging and biting at the man to fight him off.
Image: Courtesy of Taylor Newsom
Marley had him backed into a corner. In the process, Taylor was able to start punching the man...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Retriever      Labrador Retriever      Dog      Dogs      Black Labrador Retriever      Amazing  


After 13 Beautiful Years, Ron Howard Says Goodbye To His Collie

After 13 Beautiful Years, Ron Howard Says Goodbye To His Collie

Film director Ron Howard has always been incredibly close to his dogs. His Collie named Cooper was by his side for 13 years and his Great Pyrenees named Puddin is a newer... Read more ...

80-Year-Old Gravestone Honors Dog Who “Died A Gentleman”

80-Year-Old Gravestone Honors Dog Who “Died A Gentleman”

There's no concept that feels as timeless as a human's love for their dogs. They're members of the family, so we tend to apply many of our human traditions to them: birthday... Read more ...

Into the Clouds

Into the Clouds

Trinidad's cloud forests typically aren't birded much. After all, the habitat is restricted to the highest and mostly inaccessible reaches of the mountain range across the... Read more ...

Maine Jumpstarted My 2021 Birding

Maine Jumpstarted My 2021 Birding

Like so many, the majority of my birding since the Covid-19 pandemic began has centered on my own backyard and local walking excursions. But as we kicked off 2021, I found... Read more ...

Low diversity of mitochondrial DNA in fancy pigeons revealed by partial...

Read more ...

Paradise Regained

Paradise Regained

Among all the birding locations I have found, Pino Real was my first love. I was just getting back into birding, and had only gone to some urban sites, during 2012 and 2013. I... Read more ...

Dog Sitter Loses Poodle Puppy And Lies About It For 3 Days

Dog Sitter Loses Poodle Puppy And Lies About It For 3 Days

Leaving your dog with a stranger is a stressful situation for many people. In some cases, you'll find a life-long sitter, but for a few, a tragedy occurs instead. Nia Morgan... Read more ...

IHeartDogs Editor's Spring 2021 Choice Awards

IHeartDogs Editor's Spring 2021 Choice Awards

Sponsored Content There are so many products and services for pets out there it can be nearly impossible to know what your dog really needs and what really works. We here at... Read more ...

The Innovative World of Animal Nutrition

Just as humans have become more aware of and discriminating about what goes into their bodies, so have those in charge of nutritional decisions for animals. Companion animals... Read more ...

Shelter Staff Is Shocked To Find A Bullet In Rescue Dog's Abdomen

Shelter Staff Is Shocked To Find A Bullet In Rescue Dog's Abdomen

A 5-year-old Lab Mix named Sarge offered an unexpected discovery during his routine neuter procedure. His uncertain past was made clear while on the surgical table, revealing a... Read more ...