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Rescue Dog Ends up Saving the Lives of Nine Children

Angela Fullmer had her hands full. Her husband was out of town, so she had to manage their 9 children on her own. This in addition to two dogs. So when one of the dogs started barking uncontrollably, she was annoyed. “Capone,” she yelled, “Shut up! You’re going to wake the baby.” Capone is a min pin/whippet/chihuahua […]

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Injured Dog Saved by Cyclist

Jared Little was cycling as part of a group near Columbus Georgia. That’s when they saw the stray dog. “We stopped to let everyone regroup and he came out of the woods really happy to see us,” Little tells MNN. “He was thin, hadn’t eaten in a while and had obviously been hit by a […]

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Dog Saves Pregnant Mom’s Life

As we all know, dogs have an almost supernatural ability to detect things. This is why we train them to detect drugs, bombs, and even cancer. This means they can smell inside the human body. They will know we are sick before we do. This story should come as no surprise then, although it is […]

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Do Therapy Dogs Like Their Jobs?

If you love dogs, just hanging out with a dog will make you feel good. This is the basic idea behind therapy dogs. They work as healing companions for people with cancer, PTSD, and dementia. There more than 50,000 therapy dogs in the U.S., and they are becoming increasingly popular in other countries, such as […]

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A Man Was Forced to Abandon His Dog, Watch Their Reunion

Life doesn’t always go the way we want it to. For one man in Independence MO, the loss of his job meant he had to give his dog to a local shelter. Without a job, he lost his house and any ability to care for his dog Reese. The 3 year old Boxer/Greyhound mix stayed […]

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9 Year Old Sells Skateboard to Save Dog

The sheer amount of stray and homeless dogs is staggering. In an ideal world, every dog would have a home. Sadly, this is not so. Fortunately, there are good people doing what they can to help these dogs. There are animal activists, rescue groups, and volunteers. Every day they are helping to get dogs off […]

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Picking the Best Name for Your Dog

After adopting a dog or puppy, picking the perfect name isn’t an easy task. You want to ensure you are choosing a name that suits them and is easy to say. Many people will give their dogs a title, like Mr., Mrs., or Dr. It’s endearing and  humorous. Others choose names that are more human, […]

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There is a Spike in Dog Flu – Here is What You Need to Know

Dogs can get the flu just like humans, and it can be dangerous. As dog lovers and owners, it is our responsibility to keep them healthy. What follows is everything you need to know to keep your dog safe. There is a new dog flu vaccine and veterinarians are encouraging pet owners to get it […]

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Dog Survives Euthanasia and is Up for Adoption

Valor was found wandering on a road in Texas last month. He is partially blind. Lorrie Anding, who works for Cuz i Matter Animal Rescue says she believes Valor was given the wrong dose of the lethal drug used for euthanasia. “I’ve never heard of that before. It’s unbelievable,” Anding said. They would have discarded […]

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The Story Behind the New Royal Dog

As I’m sure you are all aware, recently Meghan Markle married Prince Harry. As a result, her dog, Guy, is the newest royal dog. Guy the beagle has had a very interesting life. “It’s a total fairytale,” said Alison Preiss of Pet Valu, where Guy was originally adopted in 2015. “Here is this dog that […]

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