Coming from someone who owns a Bulldog, and has spent at least $1,000 in the past nine years on treatment for this very issue, I can offer this advice, do not let your dog roam freely in areas where there is an abundance of it.
There was pictures of dogs running around in the water at the First Federal Park splash pad over the weekend. Is this a health hazard or completely normal? Is a dog the worst thing that's in the water?
The Elmore County Sheriff says several dogs found recently died of "blunt force trauma" near Mountain Home. The sheriff's office says it began an investigation after a total of four dogs had been found near the railroad tracks.
On Jan. 3 the Minidoka County Sheriff's Office responded to a call regarding animal abuse. When a sheriff's deputy arrived at the residence he found a deceased dog lying next to the front fence near Baseline Road.