Contact Us
dogs

dogs

YouTube
YouTube
[

Amazingly Obedient Dog Balances Tower of Treats on His Snout [VIDEO]

This pooch was able to stay perfectly still as his owner built a Jenga-like tower of tempting dog treats right on his snout. Then the canine continues the balancing act until getting a signal that the trick is over.

Read More

Category: Animals Tags: ,
Hulton Archive
Hulton Archive
[

Man’s Best Friend and Traveling Companion

I wish I had my camera with me this past weekend. Dog in the backseat of a club-cab pick-up passing me on 131 had a greatest expression on it's face.... Picture this; dog inside facing backward, head and shoulders sticking out the split window in back -- happy as could be -- a doggie smile for all the passing cars

Read More

Category: Grand Rapids News Tags: ,
Getty Images News
Getty Images News
[

Great Dog Video

Great video.

As many listeners to the Andy and Chuck Morning Show have come to know, I have the sad misfortune of being allergic to most animals. Not the itchy eye kind, but dogs, cats, etc cause a serious problem with my breathing

Read More

Category: Grand Rapids News Tags: ,
dogs
[

Take Your Dog To Work, Relieve Stress.

It's that time of year again: Take Your Dog to Work Day is Friday. Started in 1999, this work holiday is gaining traction because of the many benefits. Pets in the office can lessen absenteeism and improve the relationship between managers and employees, according to research by the American Pet Products Manufactures Association

Read More

Category: Grand Rapids News Tags:
By: Andrew Burton Getty Images News
By: Andrew Burton Getty Images News
[

Anthony Weiner Should Have Adopted A Dog Instead

A majority of Americans have a pet. Just over 60-percent of those answering a new Harris Poll say they have a companion animal in their home. Among dog and cat owners, over 90-percent consider their pet a member of the family

Read More

Category: Grand Rapids News Tags: ,
photo by Getty Images
photo by Getty Images
[

Is Your Dog A Pet Or A Companion Animal.

A new publication is asking animal lovers everywhere to update their vocabulary. The "Journal of Animal Ethics" has released its first issue, which asks animal owners to stop using the word "pet." The publication suggests that people use the term "companion animals," noting that the word "pet" is insulting to the animal

Read More

Category: Grand Rapids News Tags:
hqdefault1
[

What Do Dogs Think About? [VIDEO]

My mind drifts rapidly and endlessly throughout the day.

A shopping list. A song. A task. Something they should have invented a long time ago. The image of a beautiful woman. A potentially world-changing philosophy.

The mind of a dog, however, is far less fickle.

Read More

Category: Videos Tags: , , , , ,
dog
[

How Cool Is A Little Dog

You may have heard me talking on the Andy and Chuck Morning Show on WTRV about my mother's visit this past weekend. In addition to the usual grandma is "staying the weekend" routine, the kids and I also are treated to a visit from my mom's dog. Nice dog. Fun dog. Dog that requires a daily walk. Not that

Read More

Category: Grand Rapids News Tags: ,
pets
[

Pampered Pets Of W.Michigan

Dogs, cats, ferrets...hey, we love our pets.  Nothing is too good for them right.    What is the craziest thing you've ever done for your pet.  Did you hear about the canine wedding in the U.K.  Lou

Read More

Category: Grand Rapids News Tags: , ,
Pet-to-human diseases
Getty Images
[

Your Pet Can Make You Sick

Can your animal give you an ailment? Can your puppy give you a parasite? Can your kitty kill you?

Well, doctors have a pretty good handle on human-infectious animal diseases, but there are still some steps you can take to keep from ever getting sick in the first place

Read More

Category: Weird News Tags: , , , , , ,
Labrador Colon Cancer
[

Can Dogs Smell Cancer? Studies Show They Sniff Out Colon Cancer As Well As A Colonoscopy[video]

Sure wish this would have been available when I was dignosed with Colon Cancer in 2009.  I was always so afraid to have a colonoscopy.  I was afraid of the proceedure, the unknown.  I was afraid of the anesthesia

Read More

(Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
(Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
[

Who need the “Super Bowl?”

Everybody is gearing up for the Super Bowl.  The Stealers and the Packers.  It should be a great game...that is if you care about football, parties, crazy food, lots of people.

Believe it or not, not everybody is into the Super Bowl

Read More

Category: Events, Grand Rapids News, Sports Tags: ,

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://rivergrandrapids.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 100.5 The River quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on 100.5 The River quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!