Irish wolfhounds
By Gwendolyn Purdom RedEye contact the reporter

Turns out Chicago’s Irish population is bigger—and significantly furrier—than we thought. In fact, when it comes to cities with an influx of Celtic canines, a new survey from dog-sitting site Rover.com suggests Chicago is one of the country’s luckiest. The Windy City ranked sixth in the 2015 survey’s list of cities with most Irish dog breeds, behind San Francisco, Boston, New York, Seattle and Los Angeles.

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When they were invited early this year to pitch one of their dog-training businesses on the reality show Shark Tank, Wade and Lori Morrell were ecstatic.… Read the full post here

USPS guidelines for postal customers

• If a letter carrier delivers mail or packages to your front door, place your dog in a separate room and close the door before opening the front door. Dogs have been known to burst through screen doors or plate-glass windows to get at strangers.

• Dog owners should remind their children about the need to keep the family dog secured.

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Originally published: April 30, 2014 5:02 PM
Updated: April 30, 2014 5:06 PM
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Tampa, a 4-year-old Chihuahua, negotiates his way around

Tampa, a 4-year-old Chihuahua, negotiates his way around the bigger dogs at the Sepulveda Basin Dog Park in the Encino section of Los Angeles on April 26, 2014. (Credit: AP / Richard Vogel)

LOS ANGELES - Living little carries some big risks.

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