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    Selfless Man Drives Over 1,000 Miles To Reunite A Terminal Ill Woman With Her Dog

    A Wisconsin woman’s life was uprooted when she discovered she was terminally ill, and that she and her pup would need to relocate to a friend’s house across the country for help during her last days. What already seemed like a nightmare was made even more...

      Family Adopts Terminally Ill St. Bernard After Her Human Passes Away

      The first thing you will notice about Stroodle is that she is huge. She lives up to the size expectations of her St. Bernard breed, tipping the scales around 140 pounds. All who meet her see that her physical stature matches perfectly with the size of her...

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        She Drove 1,500 Miles To Adopt The Dog Who Spent 4 Years In The Shelter

        You may remember the sweet pup we featured last month who had been dumped at the shelter on...

          Bride Does A ‘First Look’ Photo Shoot With Her Dog

          Kristen and Duncan Dupree agreed that their wedding day would be the first time that Duncan saw...

            Dog’s New Family Searches For Hospice Patient Who Had To Give Him Up

            One of the unique aspects of adopting a shelter dog is the fact that, so often, there is little...

              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...

                Blind Man Gets Beautiful Responses When He Asks People To Describe Their Dogs

                Stephen Shkuratoff from Calgary, Canada loves dogs. He enjoys meeting and getting to know new...

                  Stray Dog Kept Five Kittens Warm On The Side Of The Road. Now She Needs A Home.

                  On a cold night in Ontario, Canada, cars drove down the road as usual. Unfortunately, many of...

                    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...

                      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...

                        Rescued Pit Bull “Woos” Her Way Into Millions Of Hearts

                        Maisy is a stout, thick, and gorgeous blue Pit Bull with big, beautiful eyes and the sweetest...

                          Adoption Fees Will Be Waived For California Veterans

                          All shelter dogs need a loving home, and most veterans need a furry friend by their side. So,...

                            Kind-Hearted Restaurant Staff Pays For Sick Dog’s Final Supper

                            Elaine Potter is the mother of 10 adorable Maltese Terriers in West Sussex. Of course, they all...

                              Homeless Puppy Finds Shelter In A Nativity Scene

                              As Christmas approaches, lots of churches put up Nativity scenes for people to enjoy. In...

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                                Terminally Ill Little Girl That Spent Her Life Advocating For Dogs Has Passed Away

                                When it comes to animal advocates, Emma was as passionate as they come! In lieu of the gifts...

                                  UPDATE: Couple Who Saved Dog From Icy Lake Enjoy A Day Of Surprises On ‘Ellen’

                                  Updated: 11/20/19 Earlier this month, middle school teacher, Bryant Fritz headed to...

                                    Police Officer Loses Beloved Dog But Finds Another In A Stolen Car

                                    Andres Thomas has been a police office in San Diego for about four years. When on duty, he...

                                      After Losing His Dog Man Goes To Shelter, Adopting All The Dogs Nobody Wanted

                                      From Darkness into the Light After a hard loss of one of his fur babies that left an emptiness...

                                        18-Year-Old Rescue Dog Stays Alive To Meet His New Human Baby Sister

                                        Few people hoping to adopt a dog from a shelter are there looking for older dogs. It’s...

                                          Powerful Ad Campaign Shows How Dogs Can Change Our Lives

                                          If you share your life and your home with a dog then you probably don’t need any...

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                                            Veteran Makes His Service Dog His Best Man

                                            When Justin Lansford and his girlfriend Carol Balmes started planning their wedding, they knew...

                                              Kind Neighbors Buy Apartment For Homeless Woman And Her Dogs

                                              Two friends, Jennifer Husband-Elsier and Melissa Akacha, came across a woman that was living in...

                                                Suicidal Veteran Saved By His Pit Bull, Inspired To Help Thousands Others Find Pups Of Their Own

                                                There’s really no doubt about it at this point: countless examples of service dogs...

                                                  Man Adopts Terrified Shelter Dog And Gives Her The Life She Deserves

                                                  Howard Holloman visited the local shelter, hoping to change a dog’s life for the better. When...

                                                    Drivers Work Together To Stop Traffic And Save Dog Running On Busy Highway

                                                    Toby Tinelli and his family were driving home on a Sunday evening in Houston without a worry in...

                                                      Family Reunited With Their Dog While Waiting To Adopt A Cat

                                                      Over the summer, a sweet dog named Dopey had gotten lost from his family in Florida. His family...

                                                        Shelter Dog Turned Service Dog Helps Marine Veteran Have A New Lease On Life

                                                        Veteran Marine Sergeant Jeremiah Marcum served five deployments throughout his 11 years of...

                                                          9-Year-Old Makes Soaps To Raise Money For An Iowa Animal Shelter

                                                          The last thing a shelter or rescue center existing to help homeless, injured, and abandoned...

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                                                            “Disneyland For Dogs” Is Coming To Texas!

                                                            Your days of leaving your pup behind to head to your favorite amusement park are over. It’s a...

                                                              Hundreds Line Up In The Cold As Non-Profit Provides Free Vaccines For Dogs In Indiana

                                                              Lots of dog parents waited outside in the cold for H.O.P.E. for Animals in Fort Wayne, Indiana,...