Service, Rescue and Detection Animals

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2014

    6 Ways to Spend Summer Making St. Louis a Better Place

    All week long we're rolling out content from our Summer Guide 2014. In it you'll find all the best ways to enjoy the season in and around St. Louis. Pick it up in print at the red Riverfront Times box nearest you. If you want to spend the summer getting drunk and watching baseball, that is your St. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2013

    St. Louis County Police Dog Bites Suspect -- And City Cop -- During Lengthy Manhunt

    A St. Louis county police dog ended up biting a suspect and a city cop during a struggle this week -- landing the suspect in jail and the police officer in the hospital. Authorities say that on Wednesday night in the area of north 20th Street and East John Avenue, a city cop saw a vehicle that was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2013

    PrideFest St. Louis 2013: No Pets Allowed!

    No matter how much pride your pets have, they'll have to stay at home this year. The organizers of PrideFest 2013 in St. Louis -- which will for the first time take place in downtown this year instead of Tower Grove -- have announced a new pet policy. No pets allowed on festival grounds! Service ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2011

    Carl Kelley: Man Charged With Attacking Police Dog

    Carl Kelley: This lowlife kicked a dog.​A 47-year-old St. Louis man is facing criminal charges after police say he brutally kicked a police dog.Carl Kelley had been ordered out of his home in north St. Louis by police, who hoped to question him in connection with a burglary, according to a probabl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2011

    St. Louis Police Get Two German Shepherds Courtesy of Foundation

    Wikimedia CommonsA fine police dog at work. (Yes, we'll use any excuse to run this photo.)​The St. Louis department is the recipient of two new police dogs courtesy of the St. Louis Police Foundation. The foundation officially donated the German Shepherds today at a news conference at police headq ... More >>

  • News

    September 15, 2010
  • Blogs

    December 10, 2009

    Ladue Rape Victim Was a Faker

    Ladue Police DepartmentVirginia Burns' mug shot. She may have received unlawful disability payments, according to police. ​She wasn't raped in the leafy 'burb, and she wasn't disabled either. This just in from Lt. Bill Baker of the Ladue Police Department: Virginia Burns, a 50-year-old Overland w ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 14, 2009
  • Blogs

    January 5, 2009

    St. Louisan and His Service Parrot Make National News

    The New York Times Magazine recently published an intriguing read about service animals, but not your regular seeing-eye dogs.Specifically, the story examines a controversial federal proposal that would prohibit disabled folks like St. Louisan Jim Eggers -- who is bipolar -- from taking their servic ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 26, 2008

    Pet Paparazzi

    Strike a pose

  • Calendar

    April 5, 2006