Are You Ready To Get A Dog? [VIDEO]
There are some things to consider before you bring your pup home.
“Puppies For Sale?” Consider Adoption
It's important to be aware of what happens when you buy a dog or take one for free, and why you should consider adopting a dog instead.
Adopt A Pet Dog Or Puppy: What You Need To Know
But before you rush into this life changing decision, you should ask yourself a few questions. Here's your guide to adopting a great pet dog or puppy
He Made A Career Photographing Homeless & Special Needs Animals: Meet The Furrtographer
It all started in 2005 when he adopted a blind cat. Now, photographing homeless and special needs pets is his passion and has turned into his career as well.
What You’re Getting Into When You Get A Dog
Liking dogs and liking having a dog are two very different things. The sad truth is that millions of pets are surrendered to shelters around the country every year; the good news is that your future family member need not be one of them.
Finding The Right Family-Friendly Dog For You
For many kids, the family dog is their best friend--a companion who teaches them about friendship, loyalty, responsibility, and empathy as well as providing unconditional love.
Happy National Mutt’s Day: 7 Reasons Mutts Are Awesome
Why settle on one breed of dog when you can have a whole bunch of dog breeds rolled into one adorable, slobbery, cuddly, furry little package? Happy Mutt's Day!
Amazing Doggie Daddy Father’s Day Rescue [VIDEO]
You've got to see this wonderful Father's Day rescue video. When they arrived to help a family of puppies living in a steel mill yard, papa dog surprised them all!
Spanish Town Gives Human Rights To Dogs And Cats
Dogs, cats and other animals are now considered "non-human"; residents and are now protected under the same laws as other residents of the town. We love this!
5 Reasons Small Dogs Are Awesome
Before I had a small dog, I always thought of them more as “accessory pets” than anything. Wrong!
The Art Of Perfection In Imperfect Pet Parenting
I don't walk him as often as I should. I give him treats from the table. He only knows three tricks. He's sitting next to the desk right now waiting for me to play with him...
What To Do When You Have To Give Up Your Dog
The idea of giving up a dog is as horrible as giving up a family member, but for various reason like death, divorce, or lack of finincial means to support, it happens.
If I Adopt A Dog, How Will I Know If He Or She Has Behavioral Issues?
If I adopt a dog from a shelter, how will I know he or she doesn't have any behavioral problems?
Holiday Puppies: A Nightmare After Christmas?
Your puppy won't just be with you for Christmas Day; she's there for the rest of her life.
Seeing-Eye Dog Gets Home Just In Time For The Holidays
Marek, a Golden Retriever, dutifully served humans as a seeing-eye dog for many years; went blind; but the dog got the greatest gift of all just in time for Christmas.
Woman Rents Billboard To Promote Adoption Of Adult Dogs
At the time, Lagorio couldn’t commit to the idea of adopting an adult dog, so Lagorio walked away from the Pekingese, choosing to adopt a puppy instead. It’s a decision that has haunted Lagorio ever since.
6 Good Reasons For Adopting A Senior Or Older Dog
Shelters are full of older dogs hoping for a second chance at life. If you're thinking of adopting, please consider adopting a senior or older pet.
Fospice: End Of Life Care For Shelter Dogs
Fospice provides end-of-life comfort, love and care for homeless, terminally ill, and elderly dogs. It's based on the human hospice model of compassion.
Sweet Mama Pit Bull Adopts Orphaned Poodle Pups
Annie the pregnant Pit Bull found herself in a high kill shelter when she was saved by a rescue group. Soon after she gave birth, four orphaned Poodle pups came her way...
Ray Charles Blind Golden Retriever Steals Hearts
When Andrew Fales got word that a nearby breeder was going to euthanize an otherwise healthy Golden Retriever puppy from a recent litter just because the pup is blind, Fales knew he had to do something.