The DogChannel Newswire (10-14-09)

Dog alerts family to fire; how to photograph your costumed dog; and other news.

Posted: October 14, 2009, 5 a.m. EDT

Dog Jumps on Sliding Door to Alert Family of Fire
Prince George's County, Md., fire officials said a family's barking dog alerted them to a fire and enabled them to escape without injury. Monster, a Doberman, barked and jumped repeatedly on a rear sliding door. The noise awakened the family, who then heard the smoke alarm and fled the home, The Associated Press reports.
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Officer Fires Gun to Disperse Dogs
Gunfire broke out in Fort Dupont Park. No one was wounded – and no animals were harmed. A U.S. Park Police spokesman said the incident, shortly after 1:30 p.m. Monday, resulted from the chaotic confluence of a careless dog walker, about 16 pooches menacing a pair of frightened police horses, and an officer who squeezed off a round or two into the ground to show the canines who was boss, The Washington Post reports.
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How to Photograph Your Pet in Halloween Garb
It's almost Oct. 31, and that means your pets will soon be tricked out in all their Halloween finery. Professional animal photographer Sam offers tips for taking great photos of your costumed friend, reports.
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Dogs Aid in Advancing Human Cancer Therapy
Studying pet dogs with cancer could yield valuable information on how to diagnose and treat human cancers, according to scientists at the National Cancer Institute. The team of scientists believes that studying these new therapies in clinical trials with dogs may yield insights into how to improve care for human patients, USA Today reports.
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