Animal Lover Ricky Gervais Bonds With His Dog Co-Star On “After Life”

After Life, a Netflix series starring comedian Ricky Gervais recently entered its third season on Netflix. In it, Gervais plays Tony Johnson, a man who’s heartbroken after his wife dies of cancer. The couple’s dog, Brandy, both serves as a painful reminder of his loss and acts as a shoulder to cry on. Watching Tony go from resenting Brandy to realizing how much he needs her has charmed fans over the past three years. This subplot emphasizes the importance of … Read more

Buccaneer Rob Gronkowski’s Frenchie Gets Sick Days Before Playoffs

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers play the Philadelphia Eagles in the playoffs on Sunday, January 16th, 2022. That would be enough to make Buccaneers’ tight end Rob Gronkowski a bit nervous. Then on the 12th, just a few days before the game, Gronk and his girlfriend Camille Kostek got some worrisome news. The couple’s French Bulldog Ralphie fell ill, suffering from some kind of breathing issue. The worried parents noticed their dog behaving differently, evidently in some distress. Kostek shared on … Read more

Veterinarian Fights Back When Stranger Shouts Foul Insult At His One-Eyed Dog

Vet defends one-eyed dog

BBC presenter and veterinarian Dr. James Greenwood has one of the cutest dogs in the world. His Labrador Retriever named Oliver has only one eye, but that doesn’t stop him from having the happiest little face. Greenwood is proud to show off Oliver because he believes every dog is beautiful. But one stranger ruined Greenwood’s day. Even though thousands of people comment on how cute Oliver is, all it takes is one negative person to ruin the moment. Someone made … Read more

Betty White Dedicated Her Life To Saving Dogs – Now You Can Help Finish Her Mission

Though Betty White has left us, passing away at the age of 99 on New Year’s Eve 2021, our hearts will never forget the television superstar for her perfect timing and her love of animals. White’s death came just eighteen days short of what would have been her 100th birthday on January 17th. Throughout the years, White has been there for us via movie and television screens, giving us a break from the real world with her comedy and her … Read more

TV Legend & Golden Friend To Animals, Betty White Dies At 99

As the world celebrates the fresh start every New Year promises, there’s a dim spot in many hearts. In the final hours of 2021, Betty White passed away at the age of 99. She died just eighteen days short of celebrating her 100th birthday on January 17. Throughout the years, she’s been there for us via movie and television screens, giving us a break from the real world with her comedy and her beautiful smile. But the eight-time Emmy Award … Read more

Selma Blair’s Service Dog Has Heartwarming Graduation Celebration

Selma Blair with service dog

Actress Selma Blair was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) in August 2018, a year after her rescue dog passed away. The central nervous system disease can disrupt communication between the brain and the body, making everyday activities a struggle. Blair went through three years of treatment for her MS, and now she’s in remission. Even though the most challenging parts seem to be over, life won’t be the same for Blair. So, she’s been working with a service dog named … Read more

Mariah Carey’s Dogs Sing Adorable Version Of Her Classic Christmas Tune

Mariah Carey with Family for Holidays

Every December, “All I Want for Christmas is You” by Mariah Carey takes over radio stations. It’s not just a holiday classic for humans, but a survey shows that dogs love it too! So, it makes sense that Carey’s furry friends would enjoy it. Carey has several Jack Russell Terriers, and two of them became music stars in a recent video. Carey showed off an adorable new version of her holiday classic in an Instagram post, which shows her children … Read more

Jennifer Aniston Co-Creates Cartoon Dog “Clydeo” Modeled After Her Own Rescue

We’ve written about Jennifer Aniston a number of times here at iHeartDogs.com. The Friends star is a known dog lover, and she has several dogs in her life that her fans have come to know and love as well. Working with entertainment technology company Invisible Universe, Aniston recently created “Clydeo,” an animated dog modeled after her own dog Clyde. Clyde is a Schnauzer mix and one of the actress’ three pups. The character debuted on December 6th, 2021, and Clydeo already … Read more

Soccer Star Offers $30,000 Reward For Return Of Lost Dog Then Refuses To Pay

Daniel Sturridge Lost Dog

It’s common for people to offer a reward for their lost dog. Even though most people turn down the money in the end, it’s still a good way to help your dog come home. But rewards are in place for a reason, so they should be honored if needed. Liverpool soccer star Daniel Sturridge lost his Pomeranian named Lucci in 2019. A local rapper claimed to be the one who found the dog, but he said he never received the … Read more

Leonardo DiCaprio Dove Into Icy Waters To Save Two Of His Rescue Dogs

Leonardo DiCaprio Saves His Dogs

In a recent segment from Entertainment Weekly‘s “Around the Table,” actor Leonardo DiCaprio proved that he’s not only a hero in films but also in real life. While filming Don’t Look Up in and around Boston, DiCaprio brought two of his dogs on set for the day. The two rescue Huskies are full of constant energy, so it wasn’t long before they got into trouble. According to DiCaprio and co-star Jennifer Lawrence, the Huskies fell into icy water and almost … Read more

Andy Cohen Rehomes His Rescue Dog After Seven Years But Vows To Remain In His Life

andy cohen wacha

Some dog lovers are upset about the recent actions of well-known talk show host, Andy Cohen. After rehoming his rescue dog of seven years due to “unpredictable aggression,” the star has now visited Wacha twice in the year since he let him go. Cohen made the tough decision to rehome Wacha after he began to display aggression around his newborn son. The TV host states that he explored every option before ultimately deciding to place Wacha with a family friend. … Read more

Bindi Irwin’s Daughter Shares A Heartfelt Moment With A Pug & A Chicken

Bindi Irwin's Baby, Pug, and Chicken

Bindi Irwin’s daughter, 8-month-old Grace Warrior, is already becoming a wildlife pro like her family. Grace bonded with Bindi’s Cavalier King Charles Spaniel named Piggy right away. Since then, Bindi and her husband Chandler Powell have introduced her to a wide variety of animals, including a koala and a tortoise. In a recent Instagram post, Bindi showed that her adorable daughter has made more animal friends. Grace had a heartwarming playdate with a chicken and the family’s Pug named Stella. … Read more

Golden Retriever Helps British Television Star Shed Serious Weight

Mark Labbett, better known as “The Beast” on the hit British Trivia Television show “The Chase,” claims his gorgeous Golden Retriever was his main inspiration for his massive weight loss. While the television personality was being interviewed on ITV’s “The Pet Show,” he gushed about his furry sidekick and explained how beautiful Baloo came to be his own “personal trainer” as he shed a shocking amount of weight. It was love at first sight when Mark and his wife first … Read more

Henry Cavill Credits His Dog With Saving His Mental Health

Did you know Superman is totally obsessed with his dog? Oh, no, sorry, I mean the actor who plays him in Man Of Steel, Henry Cavill. The 38-year-old English dreamboat has an American Akita named Kal, and he’s both Cavill’s best friend and his “kryptonite.” Recently, while promoting season 2 of Netflix’s The Witcher, Cavill brought Kal along. Naturally, as his dog stole focus, the actor gushed about his love for his goofy and ever-supportive best friend. Cavill’s Best Friend And … Read more

Lisa Vanderpump’s Dog Died Of Cancer Hours After She Returned From Vacation

Lisa Vanderpump's Dog Rumpy Dies

A few months ago, Lisa Vanderpump opened up about the health struggles of her Golden Retrievers. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills alum shared that her 13-year-old pup named Avery was struggling with age-related issues while 9-year-old Rumpy had cancer. Avery passed away in September 2021, and now, Rumpy has followed her. Rumpy died only a few hours after Vanderpump returned home from a vacation. She said that he waited for her before saying his final goodbyes. Vanderpump has rescued … Read more

Vanessa Lachey Bids Emotional Farewell To Senior Dog Wookie

Vanessa Lachey, star of NCIS: Hawaii and co-host of Netflix’s Love Is Blind, adopted her dog Wookie 15 years ago. After 1.5 decades of endless love, the actress and TV host revealed that her first “baby” had crossed the rainbow bridge. In an Instagram post, Lachey shared a beautiful photo of Wookie prancing through a sunset-soaked lot with a pinecone in his mouth. It’s a simple yet sweet way to memorialize a beloved pet. In the photo caption, Lachey wrote to … Read more

Pro-Footballer Chris Godwin Saves Two Lives By Sponsoring A Veteran’s Service Dog

Chris Godwin, wide receiver for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and founder of the Team Godwin Foundation, has decided to join forces with K9s For Warriors. He and his wife Mariah have already been making an amazing impact through their foundation by advocating for animal adoption and providing at-risk animals with a second chance. But they were looking to take things even further and incorporate another cause that’s near and dear to their hearts. “Veterans are a very unselfish group of … Read more

Game Of Thrones’ Emilia Clarke Bakes A Cake For Her Dog’s 2nd Birthday

Okay, hands up if you do a whole thing for your dog’s birthday. Are all our hands up? Yes, I thought so. There’s no reason a dog’s birthday can’t be as big of a to-do as a person’s, am I right, fellow dog lovers? Even Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke subscribes to this philosophy. Her Dachshund Ted recently turned 2-years-old, and the actress baked him a special cake for the occasion, topping the treat with a number 2 candle. … Read more

What’s Not To Love About A Dog Movie Starring Channing Tatum?

I love when a dog appears in a movie, but when the movie is fully about a dog? That’s my kind of cinema. Lucky for me, there have been quite a few dog movies lately, including Apple TV+’s Finch starring Tom Hanks and Disney+’s Togo. A 2022 film starring Magic Mike hunk Channing Tatum, who also directs, is about a retired K9 Belgian Malinois named Lulu. The film, succinctly but accurately called Dog, hits theaters in February. About Dog In Dog, … Read more

Drew Barrymore Surprises Boy Who Donated Over $5,000 To Animal Shelter

Drew Barrymore with hero kids

Actress Drew Barrymore recently welcomed 8-year-old Connor Vece from Connecticut onto The Drew Barrymore Show. Connor might be young, but he is more generous and compassionate than many adults. He spends lots of time raising money for animal shelters, and he has gathered over $5,000 to help dogs in need. So, Barrymore thought Connor was the perfect guest to feature on her show’s “Drew-Gooders” segment. His kindness moved viewers, and Barrymore offered an adorable surprise for the boy. He might … Read more

Will Young Handcuffs Himself To Horrific Beagle Breeding Facility

Will Young Protests MBR

WARNING: Content may be sensitive to some readers. Singer Will Young will do whatever it takes to save dogs from abuse. He has two rescue dogs of his own, so he knows how important every dog’s life is. When he found out about an abusive dog breeding facility in the UK, he was eager to protest. Members of the Camp Beagle campaign stood outside Marshall BioResources (MBR) in Cambridgeshire to protest animal abuse. MBR is known for breeding Beagles only … Read more

Chris Evans And His Dog Dodger Invest In Healthy Pet Food Company

Chris Evans Invests in Dog Food

Chris Evans and his dog Dodger are a dynamic duo, and the Marvel actor is a favorite among dog lovers. Evans first met Dodger at a shelter while filming a movie. It was love at first sight when they saw each other, and Evans adopted the pup that day. Ever since then, Dodger has become a social media star. Evans even admitted that he only got Instagram as a way to share his many dog photos. Now, the actor and … Read more

Dana Perino’s Adorable Puppy Hopes To Be The New “America’s Dog”

Dana Perino New Puppy

Former White House Press Secretary Dana Perino loves Vizslas. Her first two Vizslas have now passed away, but they were both beloved by America. Perino said goodbye to Henry in 2012 and Jasper in 2021. Jasper’s death came as a shock to everyone, especially since he was nicknamed “America’s Dog.” Since Jasper’s passing, Perino and her husband have opened their hearts to a new Vizsla puppy named Percy. Right now, Percy is an excited and energetic puppy, but he hopes … Read more

Patrick Stewart Earns Pit Bull Advocate Award For Saving Rescue Dogs

Patrick Stewart Pit Bull Award

Famous actor Sir Patrick Stewart is known for so much more than his Star Trek character. He’s also a huge animal rescue advocate! Over the years, he has fostered many Pit Bull breeds. He’s also very passionate about ending dogfighting and breed discrimination. So, he partnered with the ASPCA in 2017 and 2018 for the ASPCA’s National Dogfighting Awareness Day. Since Stewart has done so much for dogs in need, the ASPCA decided to recognize him and his dedication. Yet, … Read more

Fans Are Furious When Katie Price Gets New Dog After 4 Tragic Pet Deaths

Katie Price gets new dog

Four animals have died under the care of media personality Katie Price, but is it a horrible coincidence or a pattern? All the incidents were described as sudden tragedies, but after recent events, fans grew skeptical. Not only did three of Price’s dogs die far too soon, but she also gave away one that was meant to “replace” her French Bulldog. So, fans were concerned when Price hinted that she was getting another protection dog for the family. Animal rights … Read more

Tom Hanks Stars In Movie About A Man And His Dog Surviving The Apocalypse

It’s pretty much impossible not to love actor Tom Hanks. Here’s just one more reason to adore him: his affinity for dogs. The Toy Story and Forrest Gump star plays the titular role in a new Apple TV+ movie called Finch. Hanks’ character spends his days in a post-apocalyptic world building a robot that will take care of his dog when he’s no longer able to. Obviously, the actor’s actual love of dogs helps his performance feel more genuine. In a Zoom interview,  … Read more

Real Housewives Star’s Dog Disappeared On Halloween Night

Shannon Beador Loses Dog

Shannon Beador from the Real Housewives of Orange County pleaded for help when her Golden Retriever named Archie vanished on Halloween. She had no idea what happened to him or where he went. All she knew was when she called for him, he was nowhere to be found. Through her Instagram story, Beador begged fans to help her find her beloved dog. She began to fear the worst until she got some incredible news a day later. Archie is now home … Read more

NASCAR Driver Matches Thousands In Donations To Help Shelter Dogs

If you’re a NASCAR fan, odds are you already know all about driver Alex Bowman and his passion for four-legged friends. If you’re not aware, the professional racer has spent a lot of time and money giving back to animal shelters across the U.S. Bowman has two of his own dogs, Finn and Roscoe, the latter of which was rescued from a shelter in North Carolina. The joy and love his dogs bring to his life makes this racing superstar … Read more

Nick Offerman Stops By “The Late Show” To Help Costumed Rescue Dogs Get Adopted

Colbert and Offerman

Fellow dog lover Nick Offerman from the television sitcom Parks and Recreation stopped by The Late Show hosted by Stephen Colbert, for a special “spooktacular” Halloween segment. Colbert loves dogs so much that he likes to do what he can to help homeless pups get adopted. That’s how his now-famous segment, “Rescue Dog Rescue” was born. It features Colbert and his celebrity guests making up playful (and hilarious) white lies to help adoptable dogs—and the occasional cat—find their forever homes. … Read more

Carrie Fisher’s French Bulldog Shares Sweetest Heavenly Birthday Wish

Carrie Fisher and Frenchie

Gary Fisher, the late Carrie Fisher’s French Bulldog, would never miss her birthday. Even though Fisher passed in 2016, her furry friend remains Instagram famous and regularly posts memories of his favorite human. He was often seen with Fisher when she was alive, even during a silly interview in 2015. For what would’ve been Fisher’s 65th birthday, Gary posted a heartwarming tribute to his mom. The sweet pup misses her every day, but luckily, he’s still surrounded by many other … Read more