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    Wag! Calls Off Search After Losing ANOTHER Dog In Their Care

    Wag! is at it again. Heartbreakingly, we have to share that another customer trusted Wag! to take care of their dogs and Wag! failed in every tragic way. Wag! walked two dogs and only one of them made it home. It’s become a far too familiar tale for...

      Woman Arrested For Punching Boyfriend After He Leaves Her Dog Outside In The Rain

      An Oregon woman is facing assault charges for punching her boyfriend not once, but twice after he left her dog outside in the rain. While there are likely more details about this situation that have yet to be released, this is what we know so far. The...

        Scientist Says Dogs Hate Hugs. Another Says He’s Wrong. Here’s Why.

        Dogs are so adorable that it’s difficult to resist hugging and kissing them. We want to show...

          Activists Are Ending Animal Cruelty Through Education

          Children learn how to treat and care for animals when they are young by watching their parents...

            HELP: Make It Illegal To Leave Your Dog Out In The Cold!

            Dogs are an important part of our families. They deserve to be loved and cared for just like...

              Not All Rescue Dogs Make Remarkable Transformations – And That’s OK!

              At iHeartDogs, we share incredible stories of dogs overcoming neglect, abuse, and homelessness...

                Celebrities Answer Ellen DeGeneres’ Call To Adopt – But Not Everyone Is Happy About It

                Ellen Degeneres recently took to Instagram to make a plea to dog lovers everywhere. A litter of...

                  Mother Has A Fit When Told Her Kid Can’t Pet Service Dog

                  Civilian handlers of service dogs are continually faced with scrutiny and probes from the...

                    Angry Dog Mom Suing Blue Buffalo Over Fat, Diabetic Dog

                    Shannon Walton is fit to be tied. So deep is her anger that she is seeking revenge in the form...

                      NFL Player’s Abandoned Dog Finds Loving New Home

                      Jitterbug the Cane Corso was found alone on the side of a busy street. Several people had...

                        Fans Ask About Disappearing Pets When Kourtney Kardashian Welcomes New Puppy

                        Kourtney Kardashian pulled at the heartstrings of her fans on Christmas when she introduced her...

                          Delta Airlines Strands Man And His Support Pit Bull In Phoenix

                          Zachary Smith, a student at Kentucky Christian University, flew to Arizona on a Delta Airlines...

                            Boy With Service Dog Is Denied Photos With Santa

                            Like most kids, 9-year-old Hunter loves Christmas. He loves the holiday season almost as much...

                              Guide Dog Dropout Becomes ‘Custody Canine’ For UK Police Station

                              River, like so many other 5-year-old Labs, loves to chase squirrels. For most dogs, this...

                                Study Proves Kids Who Grow Up With Dogs Are Less Likely To Develop Schizophrenia

                                If you grew up with a dog by your side, you know what a rewarding experience it is. Having an...

                                  New Bill Would Give PTSD Service Dogs To Veterans

                                  For years, the community has worked hard to raise money to help veterans get service dogs. The...

                                    Dogs Adore and Cats Don’t Care, Even While Dreaming

                                    We’ve all been there. Your pooch is sleeping soundly beside you on the couch and she...

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                                      Disabled Cocker Spaniel’s Wheelchair Is Stolen During Car Theft

                                      Violet is a triumphant pup that has faced her struggles head on and thrived despite her...

                                        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...

                                          Bringing Your Dog to Work Could Help You Be More Productive

                                          Every dog parent has wished that they didn’t have to leave their furry friend behind when they...

                                            Shelters Notice More Families Surrendering Senior Dogs To Buy Puppies Instead

                                            This holiday season, many families are looking to add a dog to their family. But with a...

                                              UPDATE: NFL Defends Decision To Honor Michael Vick At Pro Bowl

                                              UPDATE 12/16/19: Despite nearly one million petition signatures calling for Michael...

                                                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...

                                                  Therapy Dogs Could Be The Solution For Struggling Readers

                                                  Although some children progress easily from letters to sounds to words, others have a very...

                                                    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...

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                                                      7 Ways Your Kids Can Volunteer At A Shelter

                                                      Volunteers are an absolutely essential component to an animal shelter’s success. Just ask...

                                                        Puppy Has To Have Ear Amputated After Haircut At Petco

                                                        When we take out fur babies to a groomer, we expect them to be returned to us safely. We trust...

                                                          Marine Veteran And Service Dog Denied Entry Into Pittsburgh Restaurant

                                                          A day out with a friend turned into a disappointing venture when a combat veteran was denied...

                                                            Study Shows Raising A Dog Makes Relationships Happier And Your Partner Sexier

                                                            If you’re reading this, then you’re probably the kind of person who nearly breaks out in song...

                                                              Fed Up Rescuer Writes Open Letter To Person Who Dumped 2 Dogs

                                                              It can be exhausting hearing all the stories about abandoned dogs. It sometimes seems like...