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: Windy with snow showers before noon. Partly cloudy later. High of 42. Winds WNW at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of snow 60%. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph. “F”
SUNDAY: Sunshine and some clouds. High of 46. Winds SW at 15 to 25 mph. Higher wind gusts possible. “C-”
Time now for DOGS IN THE NEWS, canines that made headlines the past week.
Walking a dog is better at combating stress than strolling alone.
They make brilliant companions, but do dogs really feel empathy for humans?
The average dog knows 89 words and phrases.
Worried Owners Take Dog Who Makes Funny Faces to Vet And Find Pup Is Just Doing it For Attention.
VIDEO & ARTICLE: Pennsylvania Woman Spends Retirement Drawing Dog Portraits for Charity.
PHOTO: Seven-year-old Leanna Arcila is licked by Watson, a therapy dog with the Pawtucket, R.I. police, as she receives her Covid-19 vaccination from Dr Eugenio Fernandez at Nathanael Greene elementary school. Photograph: David Goldman/AP
That’s it for this week. Thanks for stopping by.
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See ya, BARK, next Saturday!