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    Georgia Shelter Celebrates ‘Adopt A Senior Pet Month’ With Waived Adoption Fees

    November is for football and feasting, but it’s also about senior rescue pets looking for new homes. Shelters across the country spend the month of November celebrating their aging dogs and cats while promoting Adopt a Senior Pet Month. These are...

      “Every Dog Day” On November 15th Seeks To Change Breed Stereotypes

      Countless shelter dogs are overlooked because of situations beyond their control, and animal rescues are overwhelmed fighting for their welfare. The day when animal shelters have only empty kennels is a long way off, but the online pet adoption community...

        Superpower Dogs Showcases The Hardest Working Canines With Uplifting Documentary

        Heroes come in all shapes, sizes, and even species. They don’t all walk on two legs, and...

          3 Best Ideas In Animal Welfare Will Compete In The Innovation Showdown

          When the nation’s top animal welfare experts announced they were looking for the best...

            UPDATE: These Bonded Dogs Were Heartlessly Separated After Adoption, But Their Story Isn’t Over

            Update: A month has passed since the bonded pair of dogs, Dozer the pit bull and OJ the blind...

              How To Earn A Rescue Dog’s Trust & Help Her Feel Safe

              Taking in a rescue dog is one of the most generous and rewarding choices you will ever make....

                Comfy Chairs Give Shelter Dogs A Taste Of Home While They Await Adoption

                The homeless dogs at Knox County Humane Society are enjoying the best seats at the shelter...

                  ‘Puppy Bowl’ Changes To ‘Dog Bowl’ To Raise Awareness On Mature Dogs In Need Of Homes

                  It’s been 14 years since Puppy Bowl officially became part of Super Bowl Sunday, and dog...

                    Kenny Chesney Helps Rescue 100 Dogs From Hurricane-Ravaged Virgin Islands

                    On Thursday evening, 100 dogs arrived at the Palm Beach International Airport ready to embark...

                      Canine “Old Married Couple” Is Searching For A Lovenest To Call Their Own

                      Nate and Princess each came from painful backgrounds before finding salvation with Bastrop...

                        This US State Just Put A Ban On Dogs Sold From Puppy Mills

                        On Friday, October 13, California Governor Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 485 banning pet...

                          5 Tips For Determining Your Rescue Dog’s Age

                          Rescuing a homeless dog is one of the most rewarding experiences you will ever have. In order...

                            Texas Dog Rescuers Ride Out The Storm With Their 14 Dogs

                            Lisa First and her husband live in Galveston County, Texas. When word came that Hurricane...

                              5 Key Things To Consider When Adopting Your Next Dog

                              If you’re a natural dog lover, resisting the big eyes, floppy ears, and wagging tails you...

                                Veteran Buys A Plane Just So He Can Save Pets From High-Kill Shelters

                                Army Veteran Paul Steklenski knew he wanted to save as many rescue dogs as possible, and that...

                                  Couple Lives Large In A Tiny House With 5 Rescue Dogs

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

                                    Hundreds Of Dogs Have New Homes Thanks To This Popular Radio Host

                                    With over 144k Instagram followers and a horde of loyal radio listeners, Johhjay Van Es is...

                                      Over 300 Dogs Were Rescued From Unimaginable Horror, Now They Need Forever Homes

                                      In October 2016, the Hawaiian Humane Society took on one of its biggest rescue operations in...

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                                        Older Shelter Dogs Get Their Chance To Shine At ‘Senior Prom’

                                        Take a stroll through an average adoption event and you’ll coo over cute puppies and...

                                          Rescued Mama Dog Watched Her 10 Pups Get Adopted, Now It’s Her Turn

                                          Beautiful Abigeal was discovered at a Miami construction site in September 2016. She had given...

                                            Witness The Heartfelt Moment When An Abandoned Dog Realizes She’s Saved

                                            Judy Obregon, founder of The Abandoned Ones Animal Rescue, knows that she cannot save every dog...

                                              TV Doc Is Brought To Tears By Video Tribute To His Dog Of 17 Years

                                              You may recognize the handsome Dr. Travis Stork from his stint as The Bachelor, and his run as...

                                                Patrick Stewart Fosters A Pit Bull & Falls In Love At First Sight

                                                Just when you thought Patrick Stewart couldn’t get any cooler, the iconic actor behind...

                                                  This State Has Proposed A Bill To Offer A Tax Credit For Adopting A Shelter Pet

                                                  Senators Peter Courtney and Alan Olson feel that the citizens of Oregon deserve a tax break for...

                                                    Matted Stray Underdog Becomes Westminster Wonder Dog

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

                                                      Couple Relocates Their 46 Rescue Dogs To A Four Acre Canadian Paradise

                                                      Mark and Sharon Starmer of British Columbia may very well be the most devoted dog parents on...

                                                        Firefighter Agrees To Adopt Veteran’s Dog He Bonded With At A Charity Photo Shoot

                                                        The Charleston Animal Society’s annual firefighter calendar is highly sought after...

                                                          9/11 Miracle Dog Is 17 & Going Strong

                                                          The Paganos of Convent Station, New Jersey were already considering adding a dog to their...

                                                            She Rescued 4 Shelties, Now They Help Others Through Therapy Work

                                                            There’s just something about a Sheltie! That’s why, after adopting her first Sheltie from a...