When Hope for Paws received a call about two homeless dogs living in a junkyard, he jumped in the car, determined to rescue the pair. Upon arriving, they found two small dogs, a male and a female, covered in motor oil and very frightened. The female
Canadian weatherman Mike Sobel thought bringing in a great dog from the Edmonton Humane Society to help with the weather forecast would be a lot of fun and a great way to promote animal adoption. As you’ll see in the video below, Sobel had
From time to time people tell me, “Lighten up, it’s just a dog,” or “That’s a lot of money for just a dog.” They don’t understand the distance traveled, time spent, or costs involved for “Just a dog.” Some of my proudest moments have
A one-eyed Chihuahua turned out to be the perfect remedy for a hospitalized man in Kentucky! 73-year old James Wathen had been hospitalized for several weeks at the Baptist Health Corbin Hospital when he took a turn for the worse. He stopped eating, could
It’s a film about a dog’s Homeric journey home and back to the human he rescued. Halo, Purely for Pets presents “Dog’s Best Friend,” the second film in their #RescueFilm series created by Peter McEvilley to celebrate rescue pets and promote pet adoption nationwide.
An elderly Florida woman is alive today, thanks to a pair of Golden Retrievers that she says kept her safe and warm after an injury that might otherwise have killed her. Judy Muhe, a 76-year old Palmdale, Florida resident with Parkinson’s disease, lives alone with
What do you mean, you’ve never smelled your dog’s feet?! Go do it now, we’ll wait… Smells like corn chips, right? (or tortillas, or popcorn, or some other corn-based salty treat). Besides puppy breath, it’s one of the better smells our dogs naturally produce.
There are a few unavoidable and unfortunate circumstances that result in people having no choice but to rehome or surrender their dogs. Sadly, a vast majority of excuses are shameful, ridiculous, or downright idiotic. A dog is a part of the family, to be
We’ve heard plenty about people being allergic to dogs – but a dog that’s allergic to people? That’s the case with a very special Black Lab named Adam. Desperately in need of rescue, Robin Herman and her staff at the Lucky Dog Retreat Rescue
An Argentine soccer match between Belgrano and Quilmes had to be temporarily stopped when a young, curious dog wandered onto the field. One player, unable to resist the adorable puppy’s charms, stopped playing the game and instead began playing with the dog, showering him
It’s no secret that dogs have amazing olfactories. From those trained in search and rescue, to sniffing out cancers, to detecting bed bugs, or simply just knowing you’ve got treats tucked somewhere in those grocery bags, the canine nose is something to marvel at.