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Purple Heart found by dog to be returned to family

DENVER (UPI) -- A charity that seeks to reunite veterans with lost war medals said a purple heart dug up by a Colorado dog will be reunited with the family of its recipient.

Capt. Zachariah Fike of the Purple Hearts Reunited group said the purple...

Dogs being used to sniff out cancer diagnoses

LITTLE ROCK -- Man's best friend may have just graduated to oncologist's best colleague.

A group of Arkansas medical researchers have revealed a new study finding that scent-trained dogs can be used to detect thyroid cancer -- with about 90 ...

Dog takes 20-mile bus ride alone in Houston

HOUSTON (UPI) -- Authorities in Houston said they are trying to find the owner of a dog that hopped on a city Metro bus and took a 20-mile ride without an accompanying human.

Metro Police Officer Ida Schoener said a man brought the Boston Terrier...