Category Archives: Animals | Pets

NFL Star Tyrann Mathieu Sits In A Hot Parked Car To Show What It’s Like For Your Dog

Arizona Cardinals’ defensive back Tyrann Mathieu recently teamed up with PETA to demonstrate the consequences of leaving a dog inside a car on a hot day. Mathieu sat inside the car in 90-degree heat until he couldn’t take it anymore. After only eight minutes, the car’s interior temperature soared to 120 degrees and Mathieu bailed.
Related: Veterinarian Sits In A Hot Parked Car For 30 Minutes To Show How It Affects Pets
[PETA]

Hero Police Dog Reunites With Officer After Being Shot In The Line Of Duty

In March of 2014, seven-year-old Bruno, a police dog for the Anaheim Police Department, found an armed gang member and was shot in the line of duty. Bruno’s partner/handler, officer R.J. Young said, “It was a horrific thing to have to watch, my entire world came crumbling down in the matter of a second.” After a successful surgery and retiring from the force, Bruno was awarded a Distinguished Service medal, and was adopted by Young.
[ABCNews] [BehindtheBadgeOC]