Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Love Never Grows Old at Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary

Although #givingtuesday is over, it's never too late to donate to pets in need. Animals, especially older ones, have a much harder time finding a home.

Love Never Grows Old at Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary


Monday, November 28, 2016

Dog With Human Hands Eating Peanut Butter is What you Need Right Now

Need a laugh this dreary Monday morning? Look no farther! Hopefully this video will help Opal get adopted into a loving family before the end of the holidays.

Dog With Human Hands Easting Peanut Butter is What you Need Right Now


Thursday, November 24, 2016

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Meet the First Official "Pit Bull" Police Dog in the State of New York

This is so cool! Anything to help the breed get positive recognition is a stepping stone towards the right direction. Hopefully many more states and cities will follow Kiah's example. 




Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Kismet Saves His Human and Survives Stabbing

What a brave dog! I'm glad Kismet has recovered and is loving all the attention his owners and others have lavished on him.

Kismet Saves His Human and Survives Stabbing

Monday, November 7, 2016

Friday, November 4, 2016

Tons of People Offer to Adopt Pit Bull Left on Curb When Family Moved

Oliver is a hero to Boo, thank goodness for his kindness. Hopefully Boo will be able to find a forever home that will never leave him out in the cold again.

Tons of People Offer to Adopt Pit Bull Left on Curb When Family Moved


Monday, October 17, 2016

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Montreal Just Delivered a Death Sentence to Thousands of Dogs

Horrible, just horrible. Mr. Mayor, do you have any inkling of what you have done to families who are now going to be torn apart, and to dogs that have done absolutely nothing wrong?  My blood is boiling, I can't even believe this ignorance. Shame on you.

Montreal Just Delivered a Death Sentence to Thousands of Dog


Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Watch These Animal Shelter Animals get Gifted new beds, and sob all the Tears

It's amazing how something as simple as a bed can give a pet the feeling that everything will be ok. Please follow this shelters lead, and if you have any old pet beds around your home, take it to the nearest shelter.

Watch These Animal Shelter Animals get Gifted new Beds, and Sob all the Tears


Monday, September 12, 2016

Abandoned In a Box, Mr. Crowley the Senior Chi Charms His Adopters

It was meant to be! And any story that brings awareness to the obstacles of senior pets will hopefully inspire others to help pets like Mr. Crowley.

Abandoned in a Box, Mr. Crowley the Senior Chi Charms his Adopters



Thursday, September 1, 2016

Dogs Can Understand Human Speech a lot Better Than We Thought

This research should not shock dog owners who insist that their dogs understand them. Dogs are intelligent creatures, and I'm sure that research will continue to show how amazingly smart they can be.

Dogs Can Understand Human Speech a lot Better Than We Thought


Monday, August 29, 2016

10 Dramatic Transformations of Strays That’ll Make you Believe in Second Chances

Being a stray dog is a lonely existence, having to rely on the kindness of people to get by. Luckily, there are stories that come out of dogs who get a second chance at a loving home. Take a look below at how they are transformed with a little grooming and tlc.

10 Dramatic Transformations of Strays That'll Make you Believe in Second Chances




Friday, August 26, 2016

Runner Reunited With Gobi, the dog That Raced Alongside him on Marathon, After pup Vanishes

I posted a couple weeks back about the story of Gobi and Leonard. While the original story had a happy ending, it took a sad turn. Now, they are reunited and it doesn't look like anything is going to keep them apart!

Runner Reunited With Gobi, the Dog That Raced Alongside him on Marathon, After pup Vanishes



Monday, August 22, 2016

A Cat Took on 7 Pit Bulls and Disproved Every Pit Bull Stereotype

Well, it is again no surprise to me or other Pittie lovers that a story comes out that completely shuts down the stereotype of the breed. That being said, I'm glad that the situation didn't get out of hand and that all the pets were relatively unharmed.

A Cat Took on 7 Pit Bulls and Disproved Every Pit Bull Stereotype


Friday, August 12, 2016

Monday, August 8, 2016

Tiny Stray Dog Finds Her Human When She Joins Him For 77 Miles in Race

Adorableness at its best! And it's even better that the extra money raised to bring Gobi home will be used to help other animals in need of a home. Way to go Gobi!

Tiny Stray Dog Finds Her Human When She Joins Him For 77 Miles in Race


Monday, August 1, 2016

Pup Who Chewed Off Own Foot Has Successful Surgery Thanks to Donations

After being neglected for so long, Maverick is finally getting the care he needs. Thanks to the donations of strangers, Maverick is on his way to recovery and will be up for adoption soon to find a loving family who will never mistreat him again. 



Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Op-Ed: BSL Isn't Just Bad For Pit Bulls & Pit Bull Owners-It's Bad For Everyone

If you don't know what BSL laws are, they are laws that prohibit a dog from living in an area depending on what their breed is. Sadly, the breed most affected by BSL are Pitbulls. If you want to learn more about BSL and the damage that it can cause for families and pets, click on the link below.

Op-Ed: BSL Isn't Just Bad For Pit Bulls & Pit Bull Owners – It’s Bad For Everyone


Friday, July 22, 2016

Monday, July 18, 2016

"Senior Dogs Across America," Tells the Beautiful Stories of Aging Pets

All too often, we hear of senior dogs being left at animal shelters due to their age. But the fact is is that senior dogs are one of the best kinds of dogs that people can adopt, the love and dedication that they show to their owners in their golden years is like no other. They can also give us a lesson on how to embrace our age instead of fighting it.

"Senior Dogs Across America," Tells the Beautiful Stories of Aging Pets


Thursday, July 14, 2016

Monday, July 11, 2016

Stroke in Dogs

As pet parents, we are always worried about our pets health. But did you know that pets can also suffer from strokes, just like humans? To learn more about the effects that a stroke can have on a pet, read the article below. 



Thursday, July 7, 2016

Dog Who Survived 5 Weeks on Highway Median Adopted by Officer Who Saved Her

Remember Freeway Frida? It took 5 weeks for officers to get her to safety, as she was living on a busy highway. Well, she has finally been given a happy ending, by getting adopted by the very officer who rescued her. There are many belly rubs in her future!

Dog Who Survived 5 Weeks On Highway Median Adopted By Officer Who Saved Her




Tuesday, July 5, 2016

This Video of a Kitten Climbing into Puppy's Pen isn't as Cute as you Think

Haven't watched that video of a kitten climbing in to snuggle with its neighbor? It's a cute video, no doubt. But when you think about it, why does that kitten feel so lonely that it feels the need to climb over to feel some comfort and love? While, "Adopt, don't shop," continues to bring awareness of the plight of shelter pets, please remember that progress can't be made without educating people about the continuing problems of pet stores and puppy mills.

This Video of a Kitten Climbing into Puppy’s Pen isn’t as Cute as you Think


Monday, June 20, 2016

5 Summertime Pesks

Happy start of summer everyone! While summer brings lots of fun and sun, for pets, it also increases the chances of them getting bit by a pesky bug. Take a look at the ones you should be aware of.

5 Summertime Pesks




Friday, June 17, 2016

Comfort Dogs Provide Emotional Support After Orlando Shooting

In the wake of the tragic events in Orlando, people need something to feel cheerful about. Cue volunteer comfort dogs, who have made it their mission to provide some emotional relief to the city and its residents.

Comfort Dogs Provide Emotional Support After Orlando Shooting


Friday, June 10, 2016

Man's Emotional Reunion With Dog Goes Viral

Awww! I'm so happy when owner and dog are able to unite. May Reece and his owner spend many happy years together with nothing else keeping them apart.

Man's Emotional Reunion With Dog Goes Viral




Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Firefighters Gave a Final, Farewell Salute to This old Golden Retriever, the Last 9/11 Rescue Dog

Thank you, Bretagne, for your dedication and hard work. You brought a bit of happiness to the volunteers who searched through 9/11 rubble, and comforted autistic children, among so many other achievements. I hope you are now romping around in doggy heaven, you will be greatly missed.

Firefighters Gave a Final, Farewell Salute to This old Golden Retriever, the Last 9/11 Rescue Dog




Friday, June 3, 2016

Blue Buffalo Recalls Dry Dog Food Due To Potential Mold

ATTENTION: If you feed your pet Blue Buffalo, there is a recall for one of their Life Protection formula hard foods. Click on the link to see the specifics.

Blue Buffalo Recalls Dry Dog Food Due To Potential Mold