United Airlines Mistakenly Flies Kansas-Bound German Shepherd To Japan United Airlines says it's investigating after mistakenly flying a Kansas family's dog to Japan. CBS affiliate KCTV reports that Kara Swindle and her two children flew from Oregon to Kansas City, Missouri, Tuesday on a United flight. 
Hero Dog Who Saved Teen Goes Home After Successful SurgeryRex, a 2-year-old German Shepherd, was beaten and shot at least three times while fighting two suspects inside his Des Moines home on Feb. 21.
Authorities Investigate Chicken Farmer's Shovel-Killing Of DogsAuthorities are looking into whether a Northern California chicken farmer broke any laws when he beat two pet dogs to death with a shovel, then burned and buried them.
Thieves Poison Guard Dog Before Stealing From Modesto BusinessInstead of keeping criminals away, a guard dog in Modesto became their target and was poisoned, his owner says.
UPDATE: Missing Santa Clara Police Dog Found A police dog from the Santa Clara Police Department that went missing in Roseville after being spooked by fireworks has been found.