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    8 Reasons ‘Mixed’ is the Top ‘Breed’

    We recently shared a list of the Top 20 Most Popular Dog Breeds in the country. What breed sits in the top spot? The Mixed Breed! America is often called a melting pot, as people from all over the world come here and we blend together. Greater than the...

      4 Reasons Shelter Euthanasia Rates Are Down 75% Nationwide

      As reported by the New York Times, euthanasia rates at shelters across the country have fallen by more than 75% since 2009. There are several reasons behind this extremely positive trend but before diving into those, “Can I get an AMEN?!”...

        These Stuffed Toys Help Save Shelter Dogs & Teach Kids The Importance Of Rescue

        Are you searching for the perfect gift for the young dog lover in your life? Look no further...

          Spared from Certain Death Thanks to You

          “Jax is doing great! He is a very loving dog, and we took to him right away. We...

            Sir Patrick Stewart and Wife Sunny Ozell Rescue Their 3rd Pit Bull

            Sir Patrick Stewart and his wife Sunny Ozell are passionate about pit bulls. They made a goal...

              Thinking about Adopting? The 5th Annual ‘Clear the Shelters’ Event Is Your Chance!

              This Saturday, August 17 is a huge day for shelter animals coast to coast. For the 5th year...

                Calling All Drivers! Meatball Has Waited 3 Years To Be Your Furry Co-Pilot

                Post Updated 7/23/19: Although Meatball has been waiting three years for a forever home, he is...

                  Local Shelter Helps Broken-Hearted Disabled Man Find A New Best Friend

                  Six months ago, Pete Cole lost his Pug, Gizmo to cancer. He recently decided to open his heart...

                    The Touching Story Of An Olympic Athlete’s Newest Rescue Dog

                    When Olympic skier Gus Kenworthy and his boyfriend Matt Wilkas toured a dog meat farm in South...

                      This Girl Brought Home A $5 Foot Long, It Wasn’t What Mom Was Expecting

                      There’s always a measure of creativity that goes into caring for a dog, and 21-year-old...

                        10 Misconceptions About Animal Shelters

                        Animal shelters across the country do their best to care for the millions of pets that come...

                          Police Officer Ensures That Puppy Found Freezing Will Never Be Cold Again

                          One unusually cold day in January in Daytona Beach, Florida, when temperatures dipped below...

                            UPDATE: Dog Abandoned With Sign, Food, And Favorite Toy Gets A New Home

                            Update: Who could forget Duke, the pup who was abandoned in a park with a heartbreaking note?...

                              Shelter Makes Controversial Decision To Halt Adoptions Until After The Holidays

                              Dogs Trust is the largest canine welfare charity in Ireland and the UK. The organization has...

                                8 Reasons To Adopt Your Next Dog

                                All dogs have the capacity to be incredibly loving companions, no matter their age, breed or...

                                  Shelter Pups Find Treats & Forever Homes At Doggy Easter Egg Hunt

                                  Imagine a lovely spring afternoon watching dozens of adoptable shelter dogs dressed in their...

                                    Anonymous Hero Adopts Pitiful Dog & Transforms His Life

                                    Tom spent the first 4 years of his life chained to a tree in a sparse, sun-baked Alabama...

                                      New Study Reveals That More Homeless Animals Are Getting A Second Chance At Life

                                      We’ve all heard the heartbreaking statistics: ‘X million’ dogs and cats end...

                                        ’24 Hours Of Love’ Turns Into A Brand New Life Of Happiness For Sickly Senior Dog

                                        The note on the trembling senior Chihuahua’s chart read: “Guarded Prognosis. Would...

                                          Cat-Loving Boxer & Her Two Feline BFFs Team Up To Foster Kittens In Need

                                          Suzie the Boxer loves kittens. In her 7 years of life, she has helped her mom, Kelly Hartman,...

                                            See Precious Footage Of Shelter Pets Who Get To Feel Special For Christmas

                                            Every year the Animal Rescue League of Iowa sets up Trees of Life in the lobbies of their 7...

                                              Another U.S. City Considers Banning The Sale Of Bred Animals In Pet Stores

                                              Roseville, Minnesota is considering joining the roughly 200 other cities nationwide that have...