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Couple Lives Large In A Tiny House With 5 Rescue Dogs

Kerri Fivecoat-Campbell’s big, furry family isn’t exactly ordinary, and their unconven...

UPDATE: Former “Breeding Machine” Dog Gets A New Adoptive Dad

UPDATED 7/5/17: You may remember our mid-June Pet of the Week, Bonnie Bessie. This sweet girl escap...

NFL Player Is Inspired To Ask For Dog Rescue Donations Over Wedding Gifts

We can’t speak for this pro athlete, but it may be a toss-up as to what he loves more: footba...

Chicago Police Search For The Owner Of Dog They Saved

Chicago police officers were responding to a big car accident when they saw something else that req...

Man Hospitalized For 6 Months After Fire Finally Reunited With Best Friend

In December 2016, Gordon Wiggins suffered severe burns and smoke inhalation after his home caught o...

Georgia Deputy Rescues Abandoned Puppy During Eviction

People have been known to leave behind some pretty shocking scenes when they flee an eviction. Ther...

Abandoned Bonded Brothers Find A Loving Forever Home

What goes through the mind of a dog when he or she is surrendered to a shelter? Chances are it is a...

Paralyzed Puppy Found With Pellet In Spine Has An Unbreakable Spirit

Danali is a special needs girl whose resilience and joyous spirit brightens the day of anyone she m...

Innovative Shelter Rescues Homeless Humans & Pets

Professional journalist Glenn Greenwald of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, saw something special between t...

Family Finds Out Shelter Is Full & Drives 16 Hours To Adopt Dog

Joyce had been in the Front Street Animal Shelter in Sacramento, CA for about two months. She sat a...

Jim and Amora: How a Three Legged Shelter Dog Saved a Veteran

Jim Brakewood Jr. might look like kind of a scary dude. At 6’2”, loaded with muscles, long, wil...

Service Dog & Student Cross Graduation Stage Together

For Morgan Rath, high school graduation was a day she thought she might never see. She suffers from...

Dog Abandoned In 90 Degree Heat Gets A Cool Name & A New Home

If you have ever road-tripped along the east coast, chances are you have gassed up at a Wawa. This ...

Dog With Cancer Missing For 2 Years Finally Reunited With Family

Two years ago in May 2015, the di Bartolo family suffered a loss they will never forget. Cali, thei...

Former Siberian Husky Breeder Faces Felony Charges For Abandoning Her Dogs

Deborah L. Hosler of Hosler’s Huskies in Michigan plead guilty to abandonment of animals, a f...

“Loved and Cherished” Dog Abandoned In Tiny Crate At Animal Shelter

On May 21, a volunteer dog walker for Henry County Humane Society spotted a small crate outside of ...

Rescuers Swoop In To Save Shelter Dog As He’s Being Euthanized

A big-eared pooch named Tiny reached the conclusion of his harrowing rescue story just one week aft...

Rescued From A Life Of Horror, This Dog Now Explores The World With Her Best Friend

As the Editor of iHeartDogs, I come across so many stories that make me feel something inside. Some...

Viral Video Captures Dog’s Heartbreak When She Realizes She’s Been Abandoned

So many people don’t see the faces of their pets when they’re surrendered. Once they turn their ...

The Simple And Powerful Way You Can Help Shelter Dogs Get Adopted

Many dogs arrive at animal shelters after years of abuse or a lifetime on the streets. That kind of...

Bonded Senior Sisters Want To Live Out Their “Golden” Years Together

Staff members at the Atlanta Humane Society recently discovered a pair of unexpected visitors in th...

Woman Turns Her Home Into A Rescue For Injured Street Dogs

Lima, Peru is a major Latin American metropolis overlooking the Pacific Ocean. It harbors a large p...

Photo Series “Cones Of Fame” Helps Homeless Dogs Get Adopted

Erin Einbender is a photographer from Illinois – you might be familiar with her dog Rocco if you ...

Humane Society Of Central Texas Needs Fosters & Adopters NOW!

The Humane Society of Central Texas is in dire need of fosters and owners for their dogs. Although ...

Soul Survivor Of A Dog Fight Operation Learns To Love Again

When Elvira was found, she was the only survivor of a horrific scene. Surrounding the pup were the ...

Dog Chained In Garage For 8 Years Finally Finds Soft, Comfortable Life She Deserves

For 8 years, Lola lived chained inside a cold, dark garage. She received almost no human interactio...

Life Is A Lot Sweeter For This Dog Who Once Lived In A Crate

While we like to think every dog has her day, some have to make the most of just a moment. For Chlo...

Loyal Dog Sat Vigil For Two Weeks Refusing To Leave Her Dead Friend’s Side

Hope For Paws is an organization in Los Angeles, CA that is committed to helping as many homeless a...

Photographer Hopes To Document Her Dog’s Recovery–But Captures Her Hardest Goodbye

When Jasmina Lozar Povše first saw Lilly in a shelter on a dog rescue mission in Croatia, she didn...

Every Little Thing Is New For Dog Who Was Born in A Cage

Everything is new. Not many dogs radiate that mantra quite like Irena. It’s obvious in every s...

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