Police dog saves hypothermic teen in Lake Zug

Police dog saves hypothermic teen in Lake Zug

June 6, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
A police dog saved a 17-year-old in Lake Zug yesterday morning.
Police seize endangered dog

Police seize endangered dog

May 16, 2019, 6:38 a.m.
Zurich police have taken a young dog into protective custody after a video went viral of man trying to silence the an...
Zurich police warn dog owners of poisoned food

Zurich police warn dog owners of poisoned food

Feb. 27, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
Zurich police are warning dog owners to be careful about what their dogs may eat while out. The warning comes after o...
Lucerne mother complains police not doing enough after dog attack

Lucerne mother complains police not doing enough after dog attack

Sept. 18, 2018, 6:46 a.m.
A mother in Lucerne is demanding the police do more to find a dog and its owner which attacked her seven-year-old dau...
81 year old woman survives 48 hours in Aargau forest

81 year old woman survives 48 hours in Aargau forest

June 6, 2018, 6:14 a.m.
An 81 year old woman survived for 48 hours in woods near Aarau after she fell while walking.
Woman fined after dog causes bike crash in Fribourg

Woman fined after dog causes bike crash in Fribourg

June 6, 2018, 6:07 a.m.
A 40 year old woman in Fribourg has been fined several thousand francs for not keeping her dog under control after th...
Alligators and lions kept as pets in Switzerland

Alligators and lions kept as pets in Switzerland

May 24, 2018, 6:12 a.m.
Unsurprisingly cats and dogs are the most popular pets in Switzerland. A new survey by the pet database Amicus says t...
Couple convicted of animal cruelty after drowning dogs

Couple convicted of animal cruelty after drowning dogs

May 4, 2018, 6:48 a.m.
Protestors gathered outside a court in canton Aargau yesterday as a married couple were sentenced for animal cruelty.
Police hunt man who tried to stab dog

Police hunt man who tried to stab dog

April 18, 2018, 8:39 a.m.
Police in Aargau are searching for a man who tried to stab a dog while shouting at the owner he should be on a leash.
Basel residents find ways around rubbish bag tax

Basel residents find ways around rubbish bag tax

April 5, 2018, 6:39 a.m.
Basel residents are finding ways around a charge on plastic bags for household waste. For over a year, there’s ...
Men need rescuing after botched dog rescue attempt

Men need rescuing after botched dog rescue attempt

April 5, 2018, 6:35 a.m.
Two 71 year old men had to be rescued by police after they jumped into a swollen river to rescue a dog.
Geneva loses cash due to unregistered dogs

Geneva loses cash due to unregistered dogs

Feb. 28, 2018, 6:50 a.m.
Canton Geneva believes it is losing around CHF 600,000 a year due to people not registering their dogs, according to ...
Three dogs killed by razor blades hidden in meat

Three dogs killed by razor blades hidden in meat

Feb. 19, 2018, 9:44 a.m.
Three dogs have died after eating meat which had razor blades mixed in with the food. The owner Daniela Meyer from Ro...
man attacks dogs with pepper spray in Zug

man attacks dogs with pepper spray in Zug

Feb. 15, 2018, 7:54 a.m.
Zug cantonal prosecutors are to decide if a man who attacked two dogs with a pepper spray should be charged.
Woman and dog attacked by boar in Zurich

Woman and dog attacked by boar in Zurich

Feb. 14, 2018, 9:47 a.m.
A woman walking her dog in canton Zurich was attacked by a wild boar. The dog suffered serious injuries to the stomac...
Kennels fire claims pet lives

Kennels fire claims pet lives

Dec. 13, 2017, 9:24 a.m.
Several dogs and cats have perished in a fire at a boarding kennels in canton Thurgau.
No evidence of dog poisoning in Geneva

No evidence of dog poisoning in Geneva

Dec. 1, 2017, 5:31 a.m.
Reports of dogs being poisoned in Geneva parks seem to have no basis in fact.
Searchers find body of man looking for dog

Searchers find body of man looking for dog

Nov. 22, 2017, 6:16 a.m.
Search parties have found the body of a 52 year old man in Leysin in Vaud.
Trend of feeding dog raw meat could spread salmonella

Trend of feeding dog raw meat could spread salmonella

Oct. 31, 2017, 6:51 a.m.
The trend of dog owners feeding their pets’ raw meat could be spreading salmonella to humans.
New offences unveiled in Lausanne

New offences unveiled in Lausanne

Oct. 23, 2017, 1:22 p.m.
The city of Lausanne is clamping down on unsocial behaviour with a series of new finable offences. From next month an...
Labrador no longer top dog in Switzerland

Labrador no longer top dog in Switzerland

Sept. 4, 2017, 6:50 a.m.
Chihuahuas have overtaken Labradors for the top spot of the most popular dog breed in Swiss households,  
Dogs die mysteriously after lake visit

Dogs die mysteriously after lake visit

Aug. 24, 2017, 7:58 a.m.
Three dogs have mysteriously died after a trip to Lake Glarner.
Police search for driver after Chihuahua

Police search for driver after Chihuahua

July 27, 2017, 8:23 a.m.
Graubünden police are searching for a car driver who ran over and killed a Chihuahua being taken for a walk by i...
Missing dog found hundreds of kilometres from home

Missing dog found hundreds of kilometres from home

July 7, 2017, 6:18 a.m.
A dog who went missing last December in Germany has been reunited with its owner after it was found hundreds of kilom...
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