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.
My Friend Didn’t Adopt And I Want To Tell Her How I Feel About It
Recently, an friend bought a Yorkie from a breeder in the next state over. She is having a "puppy shower" and I don't want to attend. I'd like to be honest about why, but a mutual friend thinks I should just say I have other plans. What do you think?
New Dog? No Worries!
You wonder if you did the right thing getting a dog--particularly this dog? Troubleshooting advice for new dog owners.
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!
Puppy Abandoned On Side Of Road Rescued Just In Time
Someone dumped this puppy on the side of the road. He was lost and didn't know where to go.
100 lb. Dog Comforts Small Foster Dogs [PICS]
If you have a dog like Charlie and want to help foster other dogs in your home, please reach out to an animal rescue near you and fill out a foster application. It's one of the most rewarding things you can do!
What to expect from your puppy.
Adorable Special Needs Senior Pug With A Tongue For Days Needs A Home
She's fully potty trained, has a tongue for days and needs a special home home.
Prison Inmates Help Shelter Dogs With Behavioral Issues Get A Second Chance
Dogs are being saved and human lives are being transformed through this amazing program that teams behaviorally challenged dogs with prison inmates in maximum security.