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Dina Fantegrossi

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More Than 30 Shelter Dogs Show Symptoms Of Potentially Deadly “Strep Zoo” Infection

Maricopa County Animal Care and Control‘s east Valley shelter is battling a highly contagious...

Intuitive Stress Dog Helps Naval Base Battle Suicide Statistics

According to the Department of Defense, at least 130 active military service members took their own ...

Dog That Made 20 Mile Journey Twice To Find Her Family Will Get A New Home

The Seminole Humane Society / Seminole Animal Shelter in Oklahoma has stepped in to help a “...

What Are Dogs Thinking When They Stare Into Our Eyes?

You may remember the classic TV show Lassie featuring a faithful Collie who inevitably saved the d...

Pup-In-Training Joins Museum Staff To Sniff Out Pests & Protect Precious Artwork

Three-month-old Riley is currently a gangly-legged, floppy-eared puppy. But with a little growing an...

5 Ways You Can Help Dogs Left Outside In The Cold

There seems to be a misconception that because our dogs’ ancestors were built to withstand fre...

Is Your Dog Constantly Biting Their Paws? Here’s How You Can Help

Licking and biting of the toes and paws is a common behavior among dogs. While some degree of lickin...

8 Ways To Help Your Senior Dog Navigate Hard Floors

Of all the potential problems facing senior dogs, household accidents may be the most preventable. A...

Severely Abused Rescue Dog Helps Family In Mourning Heal Their Hearts

A suspected former bait dog and a mother/daughter in mourning became Richmond Animal Care & Cont...

Officers Will Spend The Night In Outdoor Dog Houses To Raise Awareness

Temperatures in Saginaw County, Michigan have been in the single digits with wind chills well into t...

Former Stray Breaks Record For Sniffing Out Airport Contraband

8-year-old Beagle Mix, Skipper, was once a mere statistic, languishing in a Michigan shelter until a...

Researchers Identify Possible Risk Factors For Anxiety & Aggression In Dogs

According to VetStreet.com, as many as 90% of all dog owners report behavioral problems – most...

Plushie-Loving Therapy Dog Gets A Real Live Kitten To Cuddle

You may remember Mojito as the Golden Retriever with the adorable bedtime ritual. The sweet therapy ...

Desperate Stray Dog Makes A Remarkable Transformation

Warning: The photos below may be difficult for some viewers — but don’t worry, thereR...

Hotel Offers “Canine Room Service” So Weary Travelers Can Snuggle A Pup

Traveling is stressful for the best of us, especially those who must leave our beloved pups at home....

Missing Husky Turns Up One Year Later & Four States Away

On Christmas Day, Jamie Bergman’s boyfriend let their dog, Aspen out in their fenced Kansas Ci...

Three Shelter Pups Facing Euthanasia Are Blessed With “Second Chances”

GreaterGood.org and iHeartDogs have teamed up in support of an extraordinary rescue organization. Th...

The 10 Most Famous Instagram Pets Of 2017

Ever since the photo-sharing app Instagram first appeared on computer monitors and cellphone screens...

Dog Grandpa Babysits His Daughter’s Pooch & His Adorable Texts Go Viral

Some dads are just destined to become legendary grandpas! Meghan Specksgoor’s father proved hi...

Dog Trainer Hopes To Ban Prong, Choke, & Shock Collars In Her City

Prong, choke, shock. Boulder, Colorado dog trainer Mary Angilly does not believe these types of coll...

Dog Dad Builds Santa Sleigh Stairlift For Arthritic Senior Pup

Timmie is a 16-year-old Jack Russell Terrier and the faithful companion of graphic designer, Duncan ...

Jolly Newfies Deliver Christmas Trees By Sled At This Family Farm

Lillie Bell, Stella and Matilda may not look like your typical sled dogs, but they are certainly str...

Shelter Makes Controversial Decision To Halt Adoptions Until After The Holidays

Dogs Trust is the largest canine welfare charity in Ireland and the UK. The organization has been re...

College Grad Receives Diploma Alongside Service Dog Who Made It All Possible

On Saturday, December 16, Taylor Dearman crossed the commencement stage at Texas A & M Universit...

Terminally Ill Pup Brings Youthful Spark To Senior Dog Retirement Home

At just 18-months-old, Trigger is by far the youngest resident at Vintage Pet Rescue. The Rhode Isl...

Man Wants To Re-Adopt Surrendered Dog After Donors Paid For His Care

On December 13, a man brought his 10-year-old Chihuahua, Boris, to the Cedar Bend Humane Society in ...

Doggy Butt-Sniffing – It’s More Than Just A Personal Greeting

“Why do dogs sniff each other’s butts?” is one of the most commonly asked question...

Perfectly Practical Reasons Why Dogs Eat Their Own Vomit

If you spend enough time around dogs, eventually you will witness one of their most dreaded behavior...

Welfare Groups: Popularity Of Bulldogs & Pugs In Ads Is Harmful To The Breeds

Breathing difficulties, recurring skin infections, eye diseases and spinal problems are among the is...

Kansas’ First Pit Bull Officer Takes On The Drug Trade AND Breed Stereotypes

Kano is a regal, full-blooded Red-Nosed Pit Bull. He has one soulful hazel eye and one that is a stu...