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    We Love This Heartwarmingly Hilarious Tribute To “The Very Best Bad Dog”

    Saying goodbye to a dog is hard enough, but writing a eulogy when your pup has passed can be extremely daunting. How do you take a whole life and pack it into so few words? What do you say to express all the joy, love, and mischief that your dog...

      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!” “It’s not like you lost an actual family member.” These are the types of statements people grieving the loss of a dog or cat have to put up with. Often...

        “Platform Pawtroller” Lovingly Remembered By Family, Friends and Fans

        In 2017 we were happy to tell iHeartDogs readers about Jake, Virgin Trains’...

          Quincy Arson Dog

          Beloved Arson Dog Hears His Final Radio Dispatch Before He Is Laid To Rest

          After 6 years of dedicated service, Clearwater Fire & Rescue Department had to say a tough...

            Man Memorializes His Departed Dog in Game for Millions to Share

            The pain of losing a dog cuts deep, and it can hurt even more than losing a close human friend....

              Families Buried Their Animals In a Cemetery. Now They’re Being Asked to Dig Them Up.

              Saying goodbye to our furry friends is a devastating but inevitable part of life. The most we...

                Saying Goodbye To Your Dog Will Never Be Easy But Preparing for the Loss Can Help

                It’s gut wrenching to even think about your dog no longer being in your life. Constantly...

                  Families Are Having Their Pups Cross the Rainbow Bridge at Home for the Best Reasons

                  The end is never easy. The thought of losing your friend is painful beyond description. Being...

                    Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux Give Terminally Ill Dog a Beautiful Goodbye

                    Saying goodbye is never easy. Under any circumstance. Once a couple, Jennifer Aniston and...

                      Why Losing A Dog Can Be More Painful Than The Death Of A Family Member

                      Has a friend ever confided in you that the loss of their dog caused more grief than the death...

                        Heartbroken Man Urges Dog Parents to Cherish Every Moment

                        This post originally appeared on LoveWhatMatters.com, and is reposted here with permission from...

                          UPDATE: Lovable Lenny Recently Adopted By Patrick Stewart and Sunny Ozell Has Crossed the Rainbow Bridge

                          UPDATE:  After a long life of neglect, Lenny the sweet pit bull recently adopted by Sir Patrick...

                            Comforting Watson

                            Woman Comforts Dog During The Final Stages of His Battle With Cancer

                            Some people are full of goodness. They nurture and care for those in need. This is the story of...

                              Ashley Tisdale and Maui

                              RIP Maui: Ashley Tisdale Shares The Heartbreaking Loss Of Her Pup

                              Losing a dog is incredibly painful. It launches a difficult journey of grief. One celebrity is...

                                Crossing The Rainbow Bridge: Signs That The End Of Life Is Near

                                Anyone in the position of caring for a dying dog wants to understand the process as best as...

                                  Ottowa Police Dog

                                  RIP PSD Axle: Ottawa Police Bid Farewell to Beloved Service Dog

                                  The Ottawa police force laid to rest one of their brothers in arms. Axle, a German Shepherd,...

                                    Adorable New Puppy Helps Mend Hearts Broken by Tragedy

                                    When Miguel and Ada Rojas stepped out into the warmth of a South Florida morning, they had no...

                                      Mailman’s Best Friend Leaves Lasting Legacy After Passing Away

                                      We have seen dogs that go absolutely berserk when the mail gets delivered. Barking, jumping,...

                                        Rescuer Comforts Dying Stray Through The Night So He Won’t Pass Away Alone

                                        At iHeartDogs we love to bring you heartwarming and uplifting stories. However, we also think...

                                          This Is What You Must Know About The Rainbow Bridge

                                          For many of us with dogs, we’ve already known the unbearable sense of loss when faced with the...

                                            Dealing With The Loss Of A Dog? Here Are 10 Tips To Help You Grieve

                                            Dealing with the loss of a dog can feel impossible. Here are some tips to help manage the pain....

                                              3 Amazing Ways To Honor A Dog Who Passed Away

                                              A dog to remember Saying goodbye to someone you love is one of the hardest things that you will...

                                                6 Things Your Deceased Dog Would Want You To Know

                                                At iHeartDogs.com we often write about coping with the loss of a beloved pet. We do this...

                                                  10 Signs Your Dog May Be Ready To Cross The Rainbow Bridge

                                                  Signs your dog may be ready to pass When the time comes to say goodbye, all dog parents hope...

                                                    Girl Says Goodbye To The Senior Dog She Grew Up With In Sweet Video

                                                    Making the decision and knowing when it’s time to help your dog pass is never easy. It’s often...

                                                      Hospice Care For Dogs: Is It The Right Choice For You & Your Pooch?

                                                      Hospice care for dogs is a relatively new concept. Sadly, the word hospice often carries a...

                                                        10 Thoughtful Memorial Gifts for Someone Who Recently Lost a Dog

                                                          Losing a loved one near the holidays can be especially difficult. If you or a loved one...

                                                          Georgia Firefighter Remembers Late Dog Who Changed His Life, “She Was Everything To Me”

                                                          One dog can make a thousand happy memories. Dogs fill a few years with kisses, cuddles, happy...

                                                            Woman Creates Stunning Memorial Quilt Using Her Dearly Departed Dogs’ Scarves

                                                            The sorrow that we feel when we lose a pet can seem never-ending. But we often find comfort in...

                                                              Dog’s Beach Day Turns Deadly When He Ingests Too Much Saltwater

                                                              A heartbroken Florida dog dad hopes his tragic story can help raise awareness to the risks of...