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Istanbul Mall Opens Its Doors To Shelter Homeless Dogs During Snow Storm

Istanbul got quite the snowfall this past weekend and temperatures were uncomfortable for many. Aside from its people, though, the city has a homeless dog population of an estimated 150,000. That’s a lot of dogs to sleep alone in the harsh, wet weather...

Loyal Dog Protects Owner From The Elements After He’s Left Paralyzed In Freak Accident

It was a regular New Year’s Eve for Bob, whose last name remains unknown, when he was watching TV. He was home with his beloved dog, Kelsey. The two of them were watching the regular NYE programming when Bob went outside to grab a log for his fireplace....

Watch The Excitement Of 200 Dogs When Rescuers Come To Shut Down A Dog Meat Farm

If you’re a dog lover, you’ve probably been sickened by stories of dogs that have been ...

Thanks To The Community, Puppy Stolen From The Shelter Is Found, Safe & Sound

It’s every shelter worker or volunteer’s worst nightmare: you’re going about your...

Dog Owners Step Up To Save Local Dog Park From Closing

The H.O.T. Dog Park in Waco, TX is the town’s only off-leash dog park. It’s a place dog...

Military Servicewoman’s Dog Is Sold While She Is Away At Training

Army Private First Class Katelyn Gallagher describes her 5-year-old Bloodhound, Buck as her “...

Extraordinary Dog Alerts His Owner To An Elderly Neighbor In Peril

A Staffordshire Terrier in Perth, Australia is being hailed as a hero for his role in rescuing a 96...

Man Was Told His Dog Died In A Fire… Hours Later, They Found Him Alive

When Adel Conley’s garage was engulfed in flames, he panicked, knowing his two dogs were trapped...

Senior K-9 Dies In Handler’s Arms, Gets The Hero’s Goodbye She Deserves

When K-9 Keylo passed away with her human partner by her side, the community mourned for the lost h...

Jogger Discovers A Box Containing 19 Abandoned Puppies

Michigan jogger, Julie Newman was out for her morning run in Plymouth’s Hines Park on Wednesd...

Gary Says Goodbye To His Mommy, The Late Carrie Fisher, In Tweet

Although Carrie Fisher is undoubtedly the more well-known star of the two, Gary, her beloved French...

More Than 800 Shelter Pets Are Home For The Holidays Thanks To Generous Donor

Back in November we brought you the wonderful story of Kim Pacini-Hauch who volunteered to pay the ...

Hidden Camera Captures Dog Walker Scamming Her Clients

When one couple hired a dog walker to take their two rescue Yorkies out during the day, they were s...

Pregnant Pit Bull Discarded In A Dumpster Is Rescued In Time To Give Birth In Safety

The holidays often bring out the best in human nature; but for others, their cruelty knows no seaso...

You’ll Love The Reason This Shelter’s Staff Is Posing In Empty Dog Kennels

The Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region, a Colorado Springs animal shelter, decided they needed...

Cop Finds Puppies Freezing In Dumpster, Takes Off Coat To Keep Them Warm

Indianapolis police officer Scott Charleswood was working Saturday night when he heard crying in a ...

Once The Runt Of His Litter, He Is Now The World’s Biggest Dog

Freddy the Great Dane has a true “underdog” story! Once the runt of the litter, 4-year...

UPDATE: Shelter Dog With Cancer Gets His Final Wish & Finds A Forever Home

UPDATE: Although his days were numbered, Wiffle Ball got one final wish this past December: he spe...

Dog Gets Bitten Protecting Toddler From Venomous Snake & Donations Pour In To Save His Life

Jo Shaw was in shock when she found her 3-year-old Boxer, Mack, lying paralyzed outside in their Me...

Shelter Employee Plans To Spend 12 Nights In The Dog Kennels This Christmas

Adrian Thompson, a volunteer for K9 Crusaders, will be spending his twelve days of Christmas in a d...

Another U.S. City Considers Banning The Sale Of Bred Animals In Pet Stores

Roseville, Minnesota is considering joining the roughly 200 other cities nationwide that have banne...

Top 10 Dog Names Of 2016

When you meet a pet with a perfectly fitting name, you have to wonder: did her name shape her perso...

Firefighters Give Their All To Bring This Dog Back To Life

(Warning: the video below may be difficult to watch for some viewers.) This amazing video of a fire...

BREAKING NEWS: Dog Slaughter & Butchering Is Banned In South Korea’s Largest Dog Meat Market

Animal activists and organizations around the world have been working tirelessly for years to put a...

Heartbreaking Tragedy Shows Perfect Example Of Bond Between Dogs & Humans

Just over a week ago, Ryan Jessen thought he was suffering from a migraine. When he arrived at the ...

Firefighter Surprises Officer With Puppy After He Loses His Dog In A House Fire

Police officer Doug Armstead of Bluffton, South Carolina, suffered a tragedy on the first of Decem...

Middle Schooler Runs Off The School Bus To Save His Dog From A House Fire

We have all heard the stories of heroic dogs coming to the aid of their humans during medical emerg...

Store Hires Veteran Along With His Senior Service Dog

You may remember the story of a man who was finally hired, along with his service dog, at a Lowe&#...

Volunteers Spend 24 Hours In Kennels To Learn What It’s Like For Shelter Dogs

We will never know what it’s like to be a shelter animal, reeling from abandonment and spendi...

Protective Pit Bull Puppy Rescues Teen From A Violent Sexual Attack

Brooklyn resident Sonia Valcarcel was originally against her son Carlos bringing home a puppy. She ...