Six-year-old girl saves blind, overbred Boxer left to die in hole
The elderly blind Boxer dog showed signs of excessive breeding, dehydration, and starvation; donations are being taken for the animal’s care and treatment.
October is (National) Adopt a (Shelter) Dog Month
Throughout October, two programs are promoting adopting shelter and rescue dogs — ASPCA’s National Adopt a Shelter Dog Month and AHA’s Adopt a Dog Month.
Dog and elephant are best buddies
An abandoned black Lab and an elephant whose mother was murdered by poachers in Africa have become fast friends at the TIGERS Preserve in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Muscle transplant helps dog walk again
Back in May 2012, 6-year-old Border Collie Bella took a nasty spill off of a platform bed at her family’s Pawtucket, Mass., home, landing on and seriously injuring her leg. The fall left Bella with a severe disability — unable to put any weight on her front right leg due to damage caused to the […]
The most popular dog names for 2010 are in…
The nation’s most popular pet names for 2010 were announced today. According to pet insurance company VPI, the top ten dog names are as follows: 1. Bella 2. Bailey 3. Max 4. Lucy 5. Molly 6. Buddy 7. Maggie 8. Daisy 9. Charlie 10. Sophie The trend toward tagging our pets with “people names” […]