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This State’s First Pit Bull K9 Is Busting Drug Dealers – And Stereotypes

On July 13, 2017 a brindle Pit Bull mix named Kara was sworn in to the Colorado Mounted Rangers. The trained narcotics detection dog and her partner Dawn Havens are the state’s first-ever “Pit Bull” K9 Unit. New York and Ohio have also welcomed ...

NYC Health Code Declares Pet Sitting Illegal

The New York Daily News recently reported that New York City Health Department rules ban anybody from accepting payment in exchange for caring for an animal outside of a licensed kennel or boarding facility – and homes can’t become licensed to board pe...

Stranger Saves Lost Dog From A Pack Of Aggressive Coyotes

Thanks to the big heart of a stranger, a Shiba Inu named Umi is not only alive, she has been reunit...

Dog Meat Farm Is Shut Down And 149 Lives Are Saved In The Nick Of Time

The fight against the consumption of dog meat has been making headway in countries like Taiwan and ...

Genetic Syndrome In Humans May Help Explain Friendliness In Dogs

Researchers have found an interesting similarity between the genes of hyper-friendly dogs and human...

Shelter Dog Finds Salvation Running With High School Cross Country Team

Animal shelters do their best to provide the dogs in their care with as much love, exercise and enr...

Turns Out We’re So In Sync With Our Dogs, We Share Emotions

Those of us who are very in tune with our dogs always know how they’re feeling, and find that...

Over 130 Dogs Saved From Korean Dog Meat Farm

Humane Society International is one of the leading forces battling the dog meat industry across the...

Studies Show Dogs May Help In The Battle Against Cancer

The bond between children and dogs has always been something to celebrate, and a team of doctors an...

Dog Stolen From Colorado Shelter Turns Up In Las Vegas

In March of this year, Zeb, an energetic Pit Bull mix, was taken for a walk by a couple that claime...

Dolphin Tour Captain Saves Senior Dog From Drowning In Ocean

It’s prime dolphin-watching season in St. Pete Beach, Florida. But on July 11, a different ki...

Dog Busts Out Of Shelter To Find Woman Who Gave Him Treats

The quickest way to a dog’s heart? His stomach. This is true for many dogs, but especially Te...

Dog Found In Trash Comforts Foster Mom During Chemo

In May, a tiny Chihuahua was found on the side of a Lewiston, Maine road in a pile of discarded tra...

Study Shows Your Dog Can Hold A Grudge Against Those Who Have Done You Wrong

While we’d all like to believe that our dogs would stand up for us if we were physically attacked ...

Dog Racing “Death Camp” Is Finally Getting Shut Down

The Canidrome, a racetrack in Macau, China, is infamous for its widespread abuse of hundreds of ra...

Animal Shelter In Desperate Need After Receiving 59 Puppies In One Hour

Despite already being 4 times over capacity, the Harris County Animal Shelter in Houston, TX posted ...

Officers Use Cheetos & Belly Rubs To Negotiate With Fugitive Dog On The Run

The officers of the Sioux Falls, South Dakota Police Department are not only animal lovers, they a...

Missing Dog Returns Home As Reporter Is Interviewing Family

A Georgia family got an unexpected, but very welcome surprise while local news cameras rolled this ...

FDA: Evanger’s Can’t Donate Recalled Dog Food To Shelters

Evanger’s Dog & Cat Food Co. was the subject of a massive recall of several flavors of their ...

2 Teens Honored For Saving The Life Of A Puppy Abandoned In The Woods

13-year-old Sam Rice and 14-year-old Brady Thebeau were recognized by the Leicester, MA Police Depa...

Police Smash Car Window To Save Dog From 100 + Degree Heat

When the summer sun is shining and the windows are closed, it only takes a few minutes for a hot ca...

Two Dogs Die Of Heat Stroke While Boarding At Pet Resort

July in Tampa, Florida brings temperatures over one hundred degrees. Lucky Dog Day Care and Resort ...

Puppy Found In Airport Bathroom As Owner Flees Abusive Relationship

A three month old puppy was found in the bathroom of a Las Vegas airport earlier this week, abandon...

Dog Abandoned At Gas Station With Note Around Her Neck Gets A Second Chance

The red tag tied to the young dog’s collar read, “Hello, my name is Miah. I am housebro...

Dog Alerts Hospital Staff To His Owner’s Seizures

A dog named Thorr demonstrated the remarkable bond that develops between service animals and their ...

Woman Battles Fire & Smoke To Save Her Dog From Engulfed RV

Cassandra Alaire of Atlanta awoke Wednesday morning to a terrifying scene. Her bedroom was engulfed...

State Bill Is Aimed To Protect Dogs From Being Neglected & Left In The Heat

It’s always a good day when we hear that lawmakers have the well-being of our pets in mind! Legis...

Stolen Puppy Is Reunited With Family After Thief Tries Selling Her On Facebook

For a family in Michigan, what started as a nightmare turned into a happy ending, thanks to some de...

Family Creates Epic Bucket List For Dog With Terminal Cancer

In March, Mister Molson, a Golden Retriever, was diagnosed with incurable cancer. His owner, Tim Gri...

Study Finds That Looking At Photos Of Cute Animals May Improve Your Marriage

What do puppies, pizza and babies have in common? Besides being some of life’s greatest joys,...

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