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Dogs are all ears this Saturday at Bartow Library

Dogs are all ears this Saturday at Bartow Library

Bartow, FL -- Therapy dogs do a lot for us humans. But this week, some humans will be treating the dogs to a little something special.

The program, called "Paws to Read" will be taking place at the Bartow Public Library this Saturday.

During the event, kids will be reading to therapy dogs.

Kids will get to read to Smiles Unleashed therapy dogs, and in exchange, will receive a free sticker and a book.

Best/Worst Pet Paparazzi pic yet! (Warning: It may offend)

Best/Worst Pet Paparazzi pic yet! (Warning: It may offend)

"Bruno thinks he's a man...a man with no manners but still a man", says his owner Tony Jimenez of Lutz.

Tony submitted this Pet Paparazzi pic to our 10 News Morning Show crew and it was the talk of the newsroom Monday afternoon.

While maybe not in the best taste, this should undoubtedly brighten everyone's day for a brief moment...and who doesn't deserve a good laugh?!

Check out our other Pet Paparazzi pics below:

Pet Paparazzi: First Edition

Lakeland Police K-9 Unit Makes History Again

Lakeland Police K-9 Unit Makes History Again

Lakeland, Florida -  The Lakeland Police Department's K-9 Unit recently hosted and participated in the USPCA National Detector Dog Trials.

The event ran from May 20 through May 23 and was designed to test the discipline of the detection ability for each competing K-9. 

Fifty-seven teams from all over the nation came to this event and over a two day competition showcased their abilities in
Narcotics and Ordinance (bomb) detection.

Winter Haven Police seek Walmart television thief

Winter Haven Police seek Walmart television thief

Winter Haven, Florida-- Winter Haven Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man seen in a video entering the Walmart store on Cypress Gardens Blvd. and running out with a 32” television.

Police say on the afternoon of May 25, the man entered the store with a 17-year-old man and they went back to the electronics section. The man, pictured above, took the television off the shelf, covered his head with his T-shirt and fled through a fire exit. The juvenile ran through another door, but was caught and held until officers arrived.

Two stolen Winter Haven puppies found alive

Two stolen Winter Haven puppies found alive

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. -- Two of the missing puppies stolen from a Winter Haven home during a break-in have been found alive.

The 5-week-old chihuahuas were taken, along with TVs and other electronics, from the couple's home. Heather and Robbie were at work when a neighbor alerted them that their place had been broken into.

They believe their home was targeted. The puppies are purebred and worth well over $2,000 a piece.

Polk County pet owners have it a bit easier

Polk County pet owners have it a bit easier

Polk County, Florida-- According to the Polk County Sheriff's Animal Control Section, a new convenient service for pet owners has been released: online rabies license tag purchases and renewals

A Polk County ordinance requires all dogs and cats four months or older to wear a county license tag at all times once they have been vaccinated against rabies.