The Barking Lot is a regular weekly feature of This Just In…Originally written by both my lovely wife, Jennifer and me, this blog brings you the latest news about our furry friends including articles, columns, photos and videos. Enjoy!
THE WEEKEND DOG-WALKING FORECAST: We grade the weather outlook for taking your pet outdoors.
TODAY: Cloudy all day. High of 33. “D” during the day.
WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM SATURDAY TO 6 PM CST SUNDAY. Snow, heavy at times. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 9 inches, with the highest amounts likely towards Illinois and Lake Michigan. Wind gusts of 25 to 35 mph may result in areas of blowing and drifting snow as well. “F” tonight.
SUNDAY: WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT TO 6 PM. Chance of snow 80%. Snow accumulating 1 to 3 inches. High of 33. “F”
Time now for DOGS IN THE NEWS, canines that made headlines the past week.
An unleashed dog, sentenced to death after an attack.
NYC man chooses to go to jail rather than give dog back to his employer.
Dog with spina bifida gets worldwide support after not being adopted.
You can teach an old dog new words, researchers find.
Do Dogs React to the Scent of Human Fear? Read for the answer.
Calling All Canine Heroes! Nominate A Dog For An AKC Humane Fund Award For Canine Excellence!
VIDEO & ARTICLE: This brave dog survived a day in rubble after deadly Alabama tornado.
VIDEO: Pennsylvania rescue dog with missing left legs is defying odds. Meet Deuce.
VIDEO & ARTICLE: Two dogs from California just set the world record for most tricks performed in a minute.
PHOTO: A dog wearing ski goggles gets a ride in Times Square. Photograph: John Angelillo/UPI/Rex/Shutterstock
That’s it for this week. Thanks for stopping by.
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See ya, BARK, next Saturday!
That’s Henry. He lives in West Bend.