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Ogden woman wins $250K for dog bite damages

Andreas Rivera, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 6 2014 - 10:20am

OGDEN -- Almost two years after being the victim of a vicious dog bite, a woman is receiving her due after a judge ruled in her favor.It was determined that Sara Loving of Ogden was owed $250,000 in damages for injuries she sustained from a dog bite in July 2012. Ogden 2nd District Judge Mike DiReda passed judgment on the defendants James and...

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Shelters, rescue groups team up to benefit animals

Becky Cairns, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 4 2014 - 11:56am

Maybe a dog is hurt, or maybe he's just shy and stressed.

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Horrific attacks up: Pit bulls the dog of choice in Ogden?

Andreas Rivera, Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 20 2014 - 3:59pm

OGDEN -- A pit bull is a powerful animal with a drive to accomplish whatever it sets its mind to, and that includes the drive to attack.Members of Ogden's Animal Services have been kept busy this past month after a spike in dog bite reports, most caused by pit bull terriers and other pit bull breeds, as well as increasingly violent attacks on...

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Attitudes, laws against pit bulls soften

Bill Draper, The Associated Press
Mar 11 2014 - 8:22am

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- For much of the past three decades, pit bulls have been widely regarded as America's most dangerous dog -- the favorite breed of thugs, drug dealers and dog-fighting rings, with a fearsome reputation for unprovoked, sometimes deadly attacks.Hostility toward "pits" grew so intense that some cities began treating them as the...

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Utah lawmaker doesn't want dog breed restrictions

The Associated Press
Feb 12 2014 - 12:36pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- A Utah lawmaker wants to limit cities and towns from restricting specific dog breeds within their limits.

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Dog dies in Ogden house fire

Ben Lockhart, Standard-Examiner staff
Feb 10 2014 - 1:59pm

OGDEN -- A fire near 20th Street and Jackson Avenue killed a dog and torched a bedroom just after 1 a.m. Monday.

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Labradoodle creator laments designer dog craze

The Associated Press
Feb 6 2014 - 4:04pm

NEW YORK -- He's deemed the man who unleashed the designer dog craze, this wave of Maltipoos, puggles and shorkies.A Doberhuahua? Not quite.

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Three pit bulls seriously injure woman and her dogs in Ogden

Ben Lockhart, Standard-Examiner staff
Jan 8 2014 - 6:53am

OGDEN -- A violent dog attack early Tuesday morning left two other dogs, both Chows, seriously injured and one woman with tendon damage.

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Ogden woman wins $250K for dog bite damages

Andreas Rivera, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 6 2014 - 10:20am

OGDEN -- Almost two years after being the victim of a vicious dog bite, a woman is receiving her due after a judge ruled in her favor.It was determined that Sara Loving of Ogden was owed $250,000 in damages for injuries she sustained from a dog bite in July 2012. Ogden 2nd District Judge Mike DiReda passed judgment on the defendants James and...

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Shelters, rescue groups team up to benefit animals

Becky Cairns, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 4 2014 - 11:56am

Maybe a dog is hurt, or maybe he's just shy and stressed.

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Horrific attacks up: Pit bulls the dog of choice in Ogden?

Andreas Rivera, Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 20 2014 - 3:59pm

OGDEN -- A pit bull is a powerful animal with a drive to accomplish whatever it sets its mind to, and that includes the drive to attack.Members of Ogden's Animal Services have been kept busy this past month after a spike in dog bite reports, most caused by pit bull terriers and other pit bull breeds, as well as increasingly violent attacks on...

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VIDEO: Pit bulls attack, bite woman walking her dog in Layton

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Oct 7 2013 - 5:44pm

LAYTON -- Cherie Bloom fought to save her 11-year-old boxer as two pit bulls attacked. But it was the help of two strangers that may have saved them both.The pit bulls "ripped off the bottom half of his ear, ripped his anal, punctured his legs," Bloom said as her voice cracked with emotion while talking about the injuries her dog, Chauncey,...

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Clinton veterinarian tells hospital’s side in dog's death

Veterinarian Kathleen Ford, seen Friday at the Quail Pointe Veterinary Hospital in Clinton, has been at the center of a public storm regarding the death of an English mastiff at the hospital.  (KERA WILLIAMS/Special to the Standard-Examiner)

Bryon Saxton
Jun 8 2013 - 2:04pm

CLINTON -- An independent necropsy performed on Athena, a 13-month-old English mastiff who bled out and died after an April 9 spay procedure, revealed the death was likely due to a blood coagulation problem, says a Clinton veterinarian who assisted in the operation.Kathleen Ford on Friday shared information contained in a report generated by...

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With horse numbers falling, Legacy refocuses efforts

Motocross rider Jack Baughman goes through a practice run at the Legacy Events Center in west Farmington earlier this month. (NICHOLAS DRANEY/Standard-Examiner)

Bryon Saxton
Dec 26 2011 - 12:07am

FARMINGTON -- With Davis County home construction putting the squeeze on open pasture lands where horses once grazed -- forcing some horse owners to relocate -- Davis County Legacy Events Center is diversifying the groups it attracts. Being able to rely on renting out Legacy Events Center's indoor and outdoor arenas to horse riders to supplement...

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More than 350 Samoyeds fluff up for Farmington's first hosting of competition

Young Samoyeds run with their handler during judging Friday at the Samoyed Dog Club of America show at the Legacy Events Center in Farmington. The eight-day show concludes today. (ERIN HOOLEY/Standard-Examiner)

Bryon Saxton
Oct 14 2011 - 10:55pm

FARMINGTON -- To cool off under the Phoenix sun, Sitka, a 10-month-old Samoyed, enjoys swimming with his Labrador friends. But for the most part, the white-haired dog, who upon full maturity could weigh 65 pounds, remains indoors where it's cool. "(Sitka) is spoiled rotten and lives in the house," said handler Raygen Hensley.

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Sheepdogs and their handlers strut their stuff in Huntsville

ANTHONY SOUFFLE/Standard-Examiner
Patrick Shannahan gives commands to his dog, Java, as they compete during the Kelley Creek Farm National Sheepdog Trial on Saturday at Kelley Creek Farm in Huntsville.

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner Davis Bureau
Jul 2 2011 - 10:02pm

HUNTSVILLE -- The sheep may be taller, outweigh and outnumber the border collies, but don't tell the border collies.One border collie after another scampered across 12 acres at Kelley Creek Farm Saturday, each herding four head of sheep through panels to see who was top dog.

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Volunteers urge safety along raging Ogden River

(ERIN HOOLEY/Standard-Examiner) Dinah Novy, the Community Emergency Response Team leader of District 31 in Ogden, talks to Dave Petersen on Thursday about water safety on the Ogden River along the Ogden River Parkway. River water levels have dropped some but may rise again because of snowmelt, water officials say.

Scott Schwebke
Jun 24 2011 - 11:22pm

OGDEN -- Dinah Novy, accompanied by her dog, Max, eased the golf cart away from Pioneer Park and slowly drove along a paved path next to the swollen Ogden River. Novy, a member of Ogden's Community Emergency Response Team, spent Thursday making rounds along a section of the Ogden River Parkway as part of a city-sponsored volunteer effort to warn...

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VIDEO: Pit bulls attack, bite woman walking her dog in Layton

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Oct 7 2013 - 5:44pm

LAYTON -- Cherie Bloom fought to save her 11-year-old boxer as two pit bulls attacked. But it was the help of two strangers that may have saved them both.The pit bulls "ripped off the bottom half of his ear, ripped his anal, punctured his legs," Bloom said as her voice cracked with emotion while talking about the injuries her dog, Chauncey,...

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GALLERY: Bonneville Basin Kennel Association All Breed Dog Show 2013

Barbara House, of Nevada City, Calif., grimaces as her 2-year-old Siberian husky Britestar’s Mimosa Sunday — or Mimi — shakes off water during a bath Saturday before the Bonneville Basin Kennel Association All Breed Dog Show at the Davis County Legacy Events Center in Farmington. “We come here every year because we love the fairgrounds,” House says. “Everyone in the area is very welcoming to show dog people.”

Briana Scroggins, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Sep 14 2013 - 10:42pm

Bonneville Basin Kennel Association All Breed Dog Show was held on Saturday, September 14, 2013, at the Davis County Legacy Events Center in Farmington and concludes today.

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GALLERY: Crews rescue dogs, pups from Ogden fire

A neighbor moves two of the six puppies that were trapped inside a burning home in Ogden, Saturday June 8, 2013. (REYNALDO LEAL/Standard-Examiner)

Standard-Examiner staff
Jun 8 2013 - 2:42pm

A massive fire has left Stefan and Terri Scriven without a home, but the two are just relieved to still have their beloved dogs, two adult pit bulls and six puppies. The Scrivens’ Ogden apartment, 280 31st St., erupted into flames around 9 a.m. Saturday while the couple was visiting another area apartment that they will be moving into soon. No injuries were reported.

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Clinton veterinarian tells hospital’s side in dog's death

Veterinarian Kathleen Ford, seen Friday at the Quail Pointe Veterinary Hospital in Clinton, has been at the center of a public storm regarding the death of an English mastiff at the hospital.  (KERA WILLIAMS/Special to the Standard-Examiner)

Bryon Saxton
Jun 8 2013 - 2:04pm

CLINTON -- An independent necropsy performed on Athena, a 13-month-old English mastiff who bled out and died after an April 9 spay procedure, revealed the death was likely due to a blood coagulation problem, says a Clinton veterinarian who assisted in the operation.Kathleen Ford on Friday shared information contained in a report generated by...

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GALLERY: Pet fashion show at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York

Lily relaxes backstage before the start of a pet fashion show at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York, Wednesday, April 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

The Associated Press
Apr 19 2012 - 11:12am

See photos of pets in a pet fashion show being held at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York.

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With horse numbers falling, Legacy refocuses efforts

Motocross rider Jack Baughman goes through a practice run at the Legacy Events Center in west Farmington earlier this month. (NICHOLAS DRANEY/Standard-Examiner)

Bryon Saxton
Dec 26 2011 - 12:07am

FARMINGTON -- With Davis County home construction putting the squeeze on open pasture lands where horses once grazed -- forcing some horse owners to relocate -- Davis County Legacy Events Center is diversifying the groups it attracts. Being able to rely on renting out Legacy Events Center's indoor and outdoor arenas to horse riders to supplement...

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More than 350 Samoyeds fluff up for Farmington's first hosting of competition

Young Samoyeds run with their handler during judging Friday at the Samoyed Dog Club of America show at the Legacy Events Center in Farmington. The eight-day show concludes today. (ERIN HOOLEY/Standard-Examiner)

Bryon Saxton
Oct 14 2011 - 10:55pm

FARMINGTON -- To cool off under the Phoenix sun, Sitka, a 10-month-old Samoyed, enjoys swimming with his Labrador friends. But for the most part, the white-haired dog, who upon full maturity could weigh 65 pounds, remains indoors where it's cool. "(Sitka) is spoiled rotten and lives in the house," said handler Raygen Hensley.

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GALLERY: Golden Spike Agility Dog Show

Shannon Ciccarelli runs the Time to Beat course with her border collie, Java, during the Golden Spike Agility Dog Show Saturday, July 9, 2011 at the Legacy Events Center in Farmington, Utah. (ANTHONY SOUFFLE/Standard-Examiner)

Anthony Souffle, Standard-Examiner staff
Jul 11 2011 - 11:30am

Photos of the Golden Spike Agility Dog Show on Saturday July 9, 2011 in Farmington, Utah.

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