close

Rescue Dog With Separation Anxiety Gets Her Very Own “Therapy Kitten”

In the Spring of 2014, a college student living in Miami walked into a shelter to see a scared, skinny dog with a serious skin condition. For Samantha Kreisler, their connection was immediate. Despite being discouraged by shelter staff, she knew she couldnR...

Senior Stray Dog Hadn’t Been Groomed In Years, But After A Haircut, He Acts Like A Puppy Again

This is the story of a Poodle named Beans who seemed to “grow younger” after finally getting a life-changing haircut! The senior pup, who’s thought to be 12-years-old, was found as a stray and in rough shape. He was filthy and covered with se...

Veteran Wants His Dog Back After She Was Adopted While He Was Overseas

Army veteran and military contractor Michael Takacs was working overseas in Kuwait when the unthinka...

Jennifer Garner Reads Christmas Story To Dog & Her Reaction Is Precious

Even though our dogs may not understand every word we say (and chances are, they comprehend more t...

Ben Affleck Finds Stray Dog & Welcomes Him Into His Family

It’s a true rags to riches story for this lucky pup: from a stray scavenging on the streets to...

Senior Dog “Shuts Down” In Shelter Until A New Pal Changes Everything

Clarence, a senior Pug, was lucky to find himself at the Vintage Pet Rescue in Rhode Island. Founded...

Widow Goes Into Shelter & Decides To Give A Home To Their “Hardest To Adopt” Dog

Although Melani Andrews endured her share of heartbreak last year, she still has a ton of love to g...

Family Dogs Nearly Sacrifice Their Lives Guarding 2 Toddlers From Poisonous Snake

Dogs may be the most selfless beings on Earth, and this story proves that they’d take a bulle...

Minor League Team’s “Bat Dog” Decides To Go For The Ball, Instead

No matter what they do, our dogs are so sweet and good-natured, we can’t help but laugh when ...

Dog Escapes Yard, Runs Straight To His Best Friend For A Hug

There are few things as comforting as a loving embrace, and these dogs in Thailand couldn’t a...

Dog Who Was Almost Too Matted To Move Gets A Haircut & A Forever Home

Back in January, a good Samaritan noticed a pup who was ducked behind a pallet of bricks at a build...

Expectant Mom Is Told Not To Get A Puppy, But It Leads To A Lifelong Friendship

When one expectant mom was advised not to get a puppy around the same time she welcomed a baby home...

Dog Is Credited With Miraculously Rousing His Human From A Coma

When Andy Szasz was brought to the hospital due to life-threatening circumstances, his family had ...

Family Asks For Deceased Dog’s Ashes, Gets His Frozen Body Instead

Anyone who’s lost a pet knows that it’s a devastating experience. Further, if their co...

Sickly Stray Wanders Into The Lives Of A Dog Lover & His Vet Tech Girlfriend

When an emaciated, sickly stray found his way to a front porch, he had no idea that it would lead h...

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...

18-Year-Old Rescue Dog Lives To Meet His Baby Sister

Last year, we shared a story about Rocky, a sweet senior dog who was rescued at 17 years old. By the...

Woman Distraught After Support Dog Is Stolen Right In Front Of Her

In Austin, Texas, a dog mom is distraught after watching a stranger snatch her dog from right in fr...

Puppy Wouldn’t Let A Broken Jaw Stop Him From Giving Kisses

In his three months on Earth, little Otto has already experienced more trauma than any dog should. ...

Funeral Home’s Newest Employee Is A Therapy Puppy

In Bentleyville, Pennsylvania, a funeral home is trying an unconventional approach to help comfort ...

Gluten-Detecting Dog Changes The Life Of A Girl With Celiac Disease

When their young daughter, Evelyn, began suffering from muscle aches and mouth sores, her parents...

Dog With Half A Face Survives To Find A Life Where She’s Loved

It’s a miracle that 2-year-old Teresa is alive. The pup was rescued from Thailand, where a ma...

Woman Heads To The Shelter To Adopt A Cat, Brings Home A Dog Instead

When Imgur user  Hourglasscountdown headed to her local shelter, she had every intention to adopt...

Starving, Hairless Dog Grows Back His Coat & Finds His Forever Home

Part of each sale through the iHeartDogs store is donated to Rescue Bank, a program through Great...

Woman Stops Everything To Save 2 Death Row Dogs Just Minutes Before Shelter Closes

When you see a person or animal in need, sometimes you just have to spring into action and have fai...

Dog Walks Down The Aisle With The Human Who Saved Him From Death’s Door

When a puppy was found on the streets of Coventry in the UK, he was so emaciated, his rescuers were...

UPDATE: Baron The Disfigured Rottie Has Been Adopted!

Updated 3/1/2017: Dog lovers across the world were shocked and appalled by the heartbreaking photos...

Family Upset After Postal Worker Uses “Dog Repellant” Spray On Their Dog

It was just a regular day when Victoria Alexander let her two-year-old Boxer, Bumper, out into the...

Found In A Trash Bag & Missing A Foot, This Former Runt Now Lives Life To The Fullest!

On a scorching August day in 2015, a young man was driving home from work and spotted a trash bag ...

Veteran Is Paired With Rescued Service Dog, And Two Lives Are Saved

Part of each sale through the iHeartDogs store is donated to Greater Good, which helps support va...