Subscribe Register Login

Saturday, April 19, 2014, 5:05 a.m.
Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal

Dog that survived gassing headed to Rose Parade

By The Associated Press

This article was published December 18, 2013 at 3:45 p.m.

NEWARK, N.J. — Things are coming up roses for a scrappy New Jersey beagle who survived a dog pound gas chamber.

Daniel will be among eight shelter dogs riding on a float in the Rose Parade on New Year's Day in Pasadena, Calif.

In 2011, Daniel emerged unscathed from a container that had been filled with carbon monoxide at an animal control facility in Florence, Ala. He has been living happily ever since with his adopted family in Nutley, N.J.

Daniel will perform tricks with other animal shelter survivors on a parade float sponsored by the Lucy Pet Foundation, which runs a mobile spay and neuter clinic.

Daniel's story prompted laws in 31 states that protect shelter animals against inhumane forms of euthanasia.

Comment on: Dog that survived gassing headed to Rose Parade

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

Displaying 1 - 1 of 1 total comment

AdodiBro says... December 18, 2013 at 5:14 p.m.

Always good to hear of shelter animals rescued. I have a cat from our local shelter who's been neutered & now weighs 15#. He's 12 y/o. I got him when he was a kitten.

( | suggest removal )

  • page
  • 1
Click here to make a comment

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

TOP JOBS

  • Maintenance techs

    maintenance techsseeking maintenance tech with HVAC certific...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Teachers

    england school district is accepting applications for the fo...
    England, AR

  • Route delivery drive

    A strong and vibrant companyr• Home most weekends• At home a...
    MAUMELLE, AR

  • Cocktail server

    cocktail server & bar bussercajun's Wharf seeks experienced....
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Concrete foreman

    concrete finishersjcs Concrete Specialist, Inc has immediate...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

Search 752 jobs >

Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal
Arkansas Online