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    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 one of the lucky ones. After finding himself in a California kill shelter, he was pulled by a small rescue organization. When they closed, Tails and Scales...

      Your Input Could Help Scientists Bust Breed Stereotypes

      A now-famous 2012 study conducted by the Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program at the University of Florida demonstrated just how inaccurate the average human – and most canine experts – are at identifying a dog’s breed mix by sight...

        DNA Test Reunites Littermates Displaced By Hurricane Harvey

        DNA testing is all the rage these days. With a simple cheek swab, curious humans can learn all...

          When It Comes To Health, Mixed And Purebred Dogs Aren’t Always The Same

          Whether you choose a purebred dog or a mix, there are always potential health concerns. Many...

            Shelter Puppy With Unusually Large Head Sparks DNA Debate

            When a litter of four stray puppies arrived at the Humane Society of Silicon Valley (HSSV) in...

              More Shelters Are Removing Breed Labels So Adopters Can Choose With Their Hearts

              There’s no such thing as second chances when it comes to first impressions. That’s...

                UPDATE: Deformed Dog Nobody Wanted Now Has Fans Lining Up To Adopt Him

                UPDATE 3/29/17: Remember Picasso? The impossibly adorable pup born with the unique facial...

                  Matted Stray Underdog Becomes Westminster Wonder Dog

                  Buster – a mixed-breed former stray – is certainly no show-circuit pedigree, but...