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Michelle Spies

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    Comet, Cupid, Donner, And Blitzen Are Just 4 Of 9 Reindeer-Named Adoptable Puppies

    Sorry if this article gets the song stuck in your head, but you’ve probably already been...

      Senior Dog Adopted Then Abandoned Tied To A Rail 48 Hours Later

      At 11-years-old, Max was dropped off at The Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia (ACCT...

        Australian Shepherd Who Went Missing After Rollover Crash Has Been Found

        In dangerous situations, dogs rely on their fight or flight instincts far more than human...

          UPDATE: Boomer Won’t Spend One More Thanksgiving In A Shelter!

          Just a few weeks ago, we shared a story with you about a longterm shelter resident’s sad...

            Jury Convicts Man Who Left Pit Puppy To Drown Of Animal Cruelty

            Sometimes there is unfathomable cruelty in the world, and our poor canine friends find...

              Hartz Flea & Tick Products Continue To Cause Animal Deaths

              You wouldn’t think we’d have to be hyper vigilant about the dog shampoos we find on...

                Oklahoma Woman Reunited With Dog She Hasn’t Seen In 10 Years

                Yet again, here a microchip comes to save the day! A senior Boxer admitted as a stray to OKC...

                  Yorkie Mysteriously Dies While Under Care Of “Wag” Walker

                  Of course pet parents can be neurotic when it comes to leaving their animals with sitters or...

                    Man Spends His Life Carting Homeless Dogs Around The Country To New Families

                    Sometimes you see something unusual on the road but don’t think much of it. Fortunately,...

                      Your Dog Will Thank You For These Amazing Homemade Chicken Jello Snacks

                      If you love cooking for your family members, your dog should be no exception. It’s easy...

                        J.J. Watt Smooches Presidential Service Dog Sully In Truly Iconic Celeb Photo

                        Well well well, if it isn’t everyone’s favorite Presidential service dog Sully back...

                          9 Years In The Army Took A Toll On This Veteran, But His Service Dog Is Repairing The Damage

                          Thanks to a grant from GreaterGood.org, funded by the iHeartDogs.com community, Canines for...

                            UPDATE: Tom Hanks Reacts To Bear The Koala-Detecting Hero Dog

                            Last month, iHeartDogs.com published a story about a surrendered dog with OCD who went on to...

                              Westie Left In Back Of Stolen Car In Staffordshire Recovered

                              It’s horror stories like this one that make it impossible for me to leave my dog in the...

                                If Anyone Is Missing A Turkey, This Dog Might Have It

                                Sometimes the internet provides us with far more questions than it does answers. That is...

                                  Billy Connolly’s New Rescue Dog Looks Just Like Him

                                  Comedy fans and Scots especially probably remember Billy Connolly aka “The Big...

                                    Puppy Left For Dead After Hit-And-Run Accident Adopted By Officer Who Rescued Him

                                    A young German Shepherd mix struck by a vehicle in Indiana this summer could have lost his leg....

                                      Therapy Dogs All Dressed Up For Thanksgiving Will Tide You Over Til Christmas

                                      Therapy dogs already bring so much joy to people year-round, but this holiday season some...

                                        Adoptable Dog Spends Second Thanksgiving In Ohio Shelter

                                        Thanksgiving is a favorite among holidays because it’s so family-focused. We see and...

                                          Acts Of Animal Cruelty Are Officially A Felony In The U.S.!

                                          If you’re an avid reader of iHeartDogs.com, you’ve probably read your fair share of...

                                            Fox Personality Dana Perino Shares What Helped Her After Her Dog’s Passing

                                            No, our dogs don’t live as long as we do. And yes, we all know and understand this when...

                                              Job Looking After Two Golden Retrievers In A Luxury Town House Somehow Still Available

                                              Looking for work is not the most thrilling task. Finding the right opportunities can be tough....

                                                There’s A Better Way To Calculate Your Dog’s “Human Age” According To Scientists

                                                My dog Cody recently celebrated his 11th birthday. That beautiful little creature has lived on...

                                                  Publix Employees Surprise Loyal Customer With A Dog After His Pup Dies In An Accident

                                                  Everyone handles the loss of their dog differently. Some people find it’s helpful to seek...

                                                    Mother Dog Loses Her Whole Litter. Adopts A Litter Of Orphaned Puppies

                                                    There are few things more beautiful than the natural bond between a mother and her babies...

                                                      A Minneapolis Shelter Is Now Empty For The Holidays!

                                                      You know that feeling when you’re approaching the door of the place you need to go and...

                                                        Couple Tears Up After Large, Fearful Rescue Dog Finally Learns To Snuggle

                                                        A dog’s size is not necessarily related to its behavior. Sometimes the largest dogs are...

                                                          Dog Becomes Accidental Driver Of Car Left Running

                                                          I don’t believe in ghosts. I tend to subscribe to the ‘Nancy Drew’ mentality...

                                                            Once Surrendered, Dog Runs Through Australian Bushfires To Save Koalas

                                                            Dogs continue to amaze us with their incredible abilities. Their superior sense of smell can...

                                                              Oprah’s Three Beloved Dogs All Came From A Chicago Shelter

                                                              Media magnate and general role model Oprah is a big dog lover, and if you follow her on...