Dogs are the best therapists, the funniest comedians, and the most loyal of friends. People have been capturing touching, funny, and adorable dog moments on film since the invention of the camera. Here are a few of our favorites: In a comment below, point us
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National Dog Day began 10 years ago today, August 26, as an idea by animal behaviorist and author Colleen Paige. Colleen wanted to create a “day” to celebrate all dogs, to bring attention to dogs in need of rescue, to honor dogs that devote
Researchers at Newcastle University have hypothesized that a dog’s mood and behavior could be an indicator of their owner’s health. The project began when researchers developed a tracking system to monitor dogs’ activity. Using special sensors, the team can remotely monitor a dog’s entire
Williamsville, New York pediatric dentist, Dr. Paul Wiess wanted to share the calming love of his golden retriever, Brooke, with his patients. So, he enrolled her in boot camp and had her certified as a therapy dog. With her new certification, Brooke became the
When she was orphaned after her mother was killed in a truck collision, this sweet Chocolate Lab, a mother herself, gladly took over the job of feeding the fawn. As humans, we can learn a lot from dogs. Post by Trophy Hunting and Fishing.
We hear lots of stories of firefighters risking their lives to save our beloved pets, so it’s only suiting that one such hero had his own life saved – by his tiny 11-pound Miniature Pinscher! In 2005, while firefighter Curtis Young laid on the
The Boynton Beach Police Department in southern Florida receives multiple calls every day from citizens concerned about a dog left alone in a hot car. Appalled by the number of unnecessary dog deaths, BBPD reached out to citizens through social media, looking for ways
While no one knows for sure what this dog is thinking, we can’t help but believe he’s sincerely trying to save these fish from dying. Watch as this compassionate dog, who somehow knows that fish need water to survive, tries to give several gasping
Anyone who has lost a dog to old age, or illness, has surely asked themselves, why can’t they just live longer? The author of the story below is unknown, but this story will touch the hearts of anyone whose hearts have been touched by
If you thought sit, stay, and roll over were impressive, get ready to have your mind blown! Meet 9 amazing dogs that go way above and beyond the basics. Wow!
A beachfront tourist resort in Spain has become the first in the country with a canine lifeguard on duty! When human lifeguard David Alvarez purchased a 2-month old Newfoundland named Bruno, his only plan was to have a new best friend and companion. That was