Atlanta Bans Retail Pet Stores From Selling Puppy Mill Animals
It’s a great victory for dogs, cats, and dog and cat lovers, alike! Atlanta, Georgia has joined the growing count of U.S. cities that ban puppy mill and retail store-sold puppies and kittens.
National Adopt A Shelter Dog Month: 10 Heartwarming Stories Of Adoption
October is National Adopt A Shelter Dog Month. These ten heartwarming tales of adoption will inspire you to change a dog's life today by adopting from a shelter.
“Puppies For Sale?” Consider Adoption
Why should you adopt a shelter dog over buying a canine? Here are five reasons to beware of "puppies for sale" advertisements.
Husky Rescued From Trash Pile Comforts Fearful Chihuahua [VIDEO]
So it's happy endings for everyone all around! That's what I like to see.
5 People Who Adopted Less Adoptable Dogs And Never Regretted It
Have you adopted a less adoptable dog? We'd love to hear your story and see your pics! Share in the comments below or on our Facebook page or on Twitter!
10 Less Adoptable Dogs Who Found Amazing Homes
The last full week in September Adopt a Less Adoptable Pet Week. We honor those who have found homes to inspire others to adopt those who may seem less adoptable. SHARE!
A Senior Home Adopts An Old Dog After Her Resident Owner Passes Away
Izzy quickly won over the residents and staff of her owner's senior home, so when her owner passed away, the home decided to adopt her. Now she brings the seniors lots of comfort.
The 2019 Dad Bods And Dogs Calendar
Photographer Ricki Beason is gifting the world with the "Dad Bods and Dogs" calendar, featuring - as you've no doubt guessed - men and dogs.
Homeless Animals Day: 5 Ways To Help Less Adoptable Dogs In Your Community
August 15th is National Homeless Animals Day. It's sad that some dogs are considered "less adoptable" than others, but it's a truth. Learn how to help less adoptable dogs in your community ultimately find a forever home with these tips.
Dr. Good And His Underhound Railroad For Rescue Dogs
This Veterinarian who used to have to euthanize homeless dogs, now he can rescue them by the thousands.
Zsa Zsa, The Ugliest Dog, Dies At Age Nine
Last month’s winner of the World’s Ugliest Dog contest died earlier this month.
Pregnant Pit Bull Living Under Abandoned School Is Not Alone [VIDEO]
They were hungry and followed rescuers for food but they were timid and shy and they had to use cage traps to get papa and eventually mama.
Homeless Pit Bull Protects Her Dead Friend For Two Weeks [VIDEO]
The poodle died and the faithful pit bull stood guard over her friend's dead body for two weeks. That's when Hope For Paws stepped in to give her the life she deserves.
5 Good Things That Happen When You Foster A Dog
Fostering a dog will change your life, dogs' lives, and the lives of people around you for the better. If you have room in your heart and home, you should absolutely give it a try
Tips For Decompressing Your New Rescue Dog
The time following any shelter adoption can be critical. That’s not simply because you and your dog are getting to know each other, but because those first days and weeks are laying a foundation for your new life together.
Scared Pit Bull Rescued From Sad Life Of Isolation [VIDEO]
Once they get him out of the bushes, his tail doesn't stop wagging.
Stray Pit Bull Hit By A Car Saved By Hope For Paws [VIDEO]
This poor pup was hit by a car. Luckily, someone called Hope For Paws and stayed with the sweet female Pit until they arrived.
Stop Spain’s Yearly Greyhound Holocaust: You Can Help!
If you can adopt, share a dog or contribute in any way to rescue efforts, now is the time to take a lifesaving action.
Shelter Dog Helps Save Kitten From A Sewer And Still Needs Forever Home
A shelter dog named Leopard was on a walk with a volunteer when she stopped by a sewer grate with a kitten trapped inside. Deputies and volunteers freed the cat.
10 Ways Your Life Will Change When You Adopt A Dog
Being a dog parent can be a challenge, and your whole world will be different. But opening your life to a pup in need of a forever home is one of the most rewarding experiences.