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  • Dogs comfort Boston as Marathon kicks off Monday morning

    Dogs comfort Boston as Marathon kicks off Monday morning

    From comfort to care, dogs are providing survivors of last year’s Boston Marathon Bombings with the love and support they need to heal as this year’s race begins.   

  • Hero dog plays guardian angel, saves owner after being hit by a car

    Hero dog plays guardian angel, saves owner after being hit by a car

    Good dog: Despite being struck by a car, a dog managed to get help for his owner, who was knocked unconscious and suffered serious injuries from the same incident.

  • Comfort dogs deployed to Boston after horrific bombings

    Comfort dogs deployed to Boston after horrific bombings

    A team of Golden Retrievers from the Chicago-area Lutheran Church Charities (LCC) K-9 Parish Comfort Dogs have touched down in Boston today in the wake of the bombings that took the lives of three and injured more than 100 near the finish line of the Boston Marathon Monday, April 15. “Dogs make people feel safe […]

  • Animals OK at shelter close to Boston blast site

    Animals OK at shelter close to Boston blast site

    The Animal Rescue League of Boston reports all personnel and animals at their shelter are safe and sound. The Boston shelter facility and headquarters are located approximately half a mile away from the April 15 explosions that took place along the final stretch of the Boston Marathon near the finish line. The ARLF sponsored four […]

  • The top 10 dog-friendly cities

    The top 10 dog-friendly cities

    One of the most important things that dog lovers need to take into account when they consider moving is what states are the most dog friendly. The folks at Bone-A-Fide Dog Ranch select the top 10 states that are the most welcoming for a pooch, as illustrated in the following infographic (click for larger view):