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Michelle Spies

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    This Dog Dressed As A Mop For Halloween And It’s Perfect

    We all know the feeling. The moment the calendar says October we begin our month-long search...

      Loyal Service Dog Refuses To Leave Mom’s Hospital Room After Saving Her Life

      The concept of a service dog may be confusing to those who don’t have one. Sometimes you...

        Woman Brings Her Husky To Pick Out A Kitten And He Falls In Love

        I have no idea why cartoons and TV shows continue to portray cats and dogs as natural enemies,...

          Woman’s Surprise Reunion With Former Foster Dog Shows The Emotional Impact Of Fostering

          Fostering a dog in need doesn’t just help out the overcrowded shelters. When you bring a...

            Firefighters Rescued A Dog Who Got His Head Stuck In A Tree Stump

            Sometimes you’ve just really gotta admire a dog’s commitment to a good chase....

              Julianne Hough And Brooks Laich Mourn The Loss Of Their Two Cavaliers

              Anyone who’s a fan of dancer/actress Julianne Hough or just high-profile dogs in general...

                Over 45 Dogs Rescued From Hoarding Situation In Ohio

                Animal hoarding is a terrible phenomenon. Vice reported that there are between 900 and 2,000...

                  Soon You’ll Be Able To Take An Uber With Your Dog Every Time

                  As dog people, it’s impossible to imagine a situation where seeing a dog doesn’t...

                    Piano-Playing Rescue Beagle Gets His Human Sister To Dance

                    Is there anything better than dog and baby interactions? Just give me two pairs of big, curious...

                      A Woman Died Suddenly And Her 77-Year-Old Mother Won’t Stop Searching For A Good Home For Her Two Dogs

                      Our dogs are our family. That means we love them unconditionally. It also means we want them to...

                        Chicagoans Donate Thousands To Help A Sick Puppy Rescued From A Construction Site

                        We’re so grateful for rescue organizations that put all their efforts into caring for...

                          Humanity’s Best Friends: 10 Important Dogs Throughout History You Should Know About

                          In school we’re often taught about famous people and their remarkable deeds throughout...

                            Warning After Service Dog Tragically Killed In A Rollover Car Crash

                            When their final destination isn’t the vet, our dogs love riding in the car with us. And...

                              Whitley, Diabetic-Alert Dog Of A 19-Year-Old, Is A Life Saver

                              Dogs are capable of so much more than just bringing love and joy to us. Every day, specially...

                                Dog Who Was Returned To A Shelter Received Over 500 Cards And A Party For Her 10th Birthday

                                Due to misconceptions about the breed, Pit Bulls often spend more time in shelters than other...

                                  Blind Dog Star Has No Eyes But A Lot Of Fans

                                  Everyone loves looking into the big, sweet eyes of their dog. What we love more though, is...

                                    Could Our Dogs Join Us On Mars Someday?

                                    For a long time people have speculated that humanity may one day colonize Mars. Well, imagine...

                                      RECALL: Performance Dog Raw Pet Food Tests Positive For Salmonella And Listeria

                                      The United States Food And Drug Administration has issued a warning to not feed your dogs...

                                        Golden Retriever Needed A Cone, So His Favorite Plushie Got One Too

                                        These days it’s hard to get by without having an Instagram account. But, if you’re...

                                          Eight Special Needs Rescue Dogs Walked Bride Down The Aisle

                                          Weddings are among the most important days of our entire lives. That’s why we want all of...

                                            A Dog Named Sharknado Needed A Home, So The Movie’s Director Stepped Up To Help

                                            Choosing a name for a dog is tough. Some people select names from their favorite books or...

                                              A Dog Groomer Takes Amazing Videos Dancing With Her Furry Clients

                                              Grooming a dog is no easy feat. It can be messy and often accompanied by sad whines, frantic...

                                                Hero Dog Dies Saving His Family From A Fire

                                                Parents of former shelter dogs often feel that even though we rescued them, they saved us as...

                                                  This Adoptable Dog Shows How Sad Beginnings Can Still Have Happy Endings

                                                  Some pretty great rescue dogs end up spending far too much time in shelters. Some have medical...

                                                    3 Ways To Show Support For Someone Who Is Grieving The Loss Of A Dog

                                                    “I mean, it was just a dog.” “Now you can get a new one!”...

                                                      Home Security Camera Reveals Dog Using The Toilet. Literally.

                                                      Just because we’re asleep for the night, doesn’t necessarily mean our dogs are too....

                                                        Homeless Man Dog And His Lost Best Friend Have The Most Joyful Reunion

                                                        Our dogs mean as much to us as we do to them, they’re just way cuter at showing it. We...

                                                          Shy Dog Lived At A Shelter For 3 Years. The Staff Refused To Give Up On Him.

                                                          First impressions are important, and those of us who have adopted dogs from shelters know this...

                                                            Michigan Is Now A “No-Kill” Shelter State. Here’s What That Means.

                                                            Euthanasia in shelters is not something we really want to have to think about. Thankfully today...

                                                              This Woman’s Adorable Dog Is The Perfect Wingwoman

                                                              Look: Flirting is hard. The best among us sometimes need our “wing” men and women,...