close
15M Shelter Meals Donated 151K Toys Donated $302K Funded for Service Dogs $35K Disaster Relief Funds Raised 181K Rescue Miles Funded

    When A Couple Splits, Who Gets The Dog?

    When you’re happily in a relationship and facing the exciting milestone of adding a dog to the family, it’s hard to plan for the depressing “what if”: If you and your partner splits up, who gets the dog? But sadly, it’s a...

      Incredibly Unique Big-Eared Beauty Needs A Forever Home

      Wanda is a gorgeous pup with huge velvety ears and so much love to give… so why has no one taken her home? This beautiful pup has been waiting at the shelter for nearly half a year, desperate for a family. Normally fun-loving, shelter staff are...

        Adorable Spotted Puppy Wears His Heart On His… Nose!

        Every dog is special, and some pups show their uniqueness through incredible markings –...

          Which Hotels Allow Dogs? 9 Pet-Friendly Chains For Every Budget

          Almost everyone loves going on vacation or out of town for a getaway, whether near or far. If...

            Petition To Include Pet Food In Food Stamps Gathers Over 90k Signatures

            Pet parents consider their companions to be family, so what happens when they fall on hard...

              Animal Shelters Wouldn’t Be So Crowded If Everyone Knew This

              The love of a rescue pet: there’s nothing like it. Everyone who’s adopted a dog...

                Animal Lovers Line Up For Annual “Blessing Of The Pets” Ceremony

                We love our pets like family, so for those who believe in an afterlife – whether it be...

                  People Who Abandoned Pets During Hurricane Irma Could Face Felony Charges

                  Despite the emergence of more and more pet-friendly shelters, attempts at preparation, and...

                    How To Create A Disaster Plan That Includes Your Pets

                    On the heels of Hurricane Harvey, with Hurricane Irma barreling toward Florida, and with the...

                      Delta Waives Pet Fees For Passengers Fleeing Hurricane Irma

                      Delta Airlines is showing support for passengers and their pets traveling to or from cities...

                        NBC Actress Isn’t Shy About Loving Her 2 Rescue Dogs

                        Stars, they’re just like us. They run errands, they do laundry… and they love their...

                          5 Tips For Finding The Right Pet Sitter

                          We wish we could take our pets everywhere with us. Unfortunately, there are times and places...

                            5 “Sweet Spots” Where Dogs Love To Be Scratched

                            Most dogs relish getting pets by the people they love, and some are so friendly, they enjoy...

                              7 Dog Breeds That Don’t Do Well In The Heat

                              With summer approaching, it’s time to talk about heat stroke. Since dogs can’t sweat, the only...

                                6 Of The Most Low Maintenance Dog Breeds

                                Everyone has their own wants and needs when it comes to choosing the right dog for them. Some...

                                  New State Amendment Will Treat Pets As Children In Divorce Court

                                  When people get divorced, there’s a division of assets, and if applicable, a custody...

                                    5 Disaster Preparedness Tips For Dog Owners

                                    When it comes to emergency preparedness, there is a lot to take into consideration. There is...

                                      “Avid Animal Lover” Leaves Her Generous Estate To Local Animal Shelter

                                      This holiday season, the Elizabethton Carter County Animal Shelter in Tennessee was granted a...

                                        You’ll Love The Reason This Shelter’s Staff Is Posing In Empty Dog Kennels

                                        The Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region, a Colorado Springs animal shelter, decided they...

                                          Volunteers Spend 24 Hours In Kennels To Learn What It’s Like For Shelter Dogs

                                          We will never know what it’s like to be a shelter animal, reeling from abandonment and...

                                            You Won’t Believe That This Adorable Dog Is Actually…A Cake!

                                            When cake baker Emma Jayne Morris was asked to make a Husky cake for a birthday party in June...

                                              14 Major Differences Between Life With Dogs & Life With Cats

                                              Lots of people proudly declare themselves as being a “cat person” or “dog...

                                                Woman Pays Adoption Fees For Entire Shelter So Every Pet Can Have A Home For The Holidays

                                                If you’re near Sacramento, California and have been thinking of adding a new four-legged...

                                                  9 Dog Breeds That Are Perfect For Homebodies

                                                  We all know that lots of dogs love to run, play, and explore. But what if you’re a...

                                                    New State Law Allows Pets To Be Buried With Their Humans

                                                    New York state laws are evolving to please the pet-loving public. One of the newest allows pets...

                                                      The 3 Best Places To Pet A Dog

                                                      Just like people, dogs are individuals that have different likes and dislikes. They have times...

                                                        Man Hears That Pet Store Is Closing And Does Something Incredible For Animals In Need

                                                        Canadian Sean Squires heard that a local pet store was going out of business and decided to...

                                                          8 Things To Do If You Learn Your Pet Has Cancer

                                                          It’s one of the worst pieces of news a pet parent can hear: your dog or cat has cancer....

                                                            Dog Who Ran Off After Car Accident Found In Front Of A Pet Store

                                                            There’s a happy ending to a scary situation involving a car accident that occurred last...

                                                              New Survey Shows How Much We Love Posting Our Pets On Social Media

                                                              Why did you join social media? To keep up with family? The news? For work? According to a...