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Cheryl Bricker was surprised by the support from her community and friends online for a dog now named Journey. The purebred German Shepherd, who was estimated to be around seven years old, was found malnourished, dehydrated and injured. Bricker says Journey had wandered near a home in a nearby community. The homeowners were surprised to find him curled up...
Meet Potate, aka Tate. This adorable pooch loves her owners. The poor pup had been living as a homeless puppy before Hailee Graham and her husband adopted her into their home. Now, Tate has it all. She first found her family, then she found her soulmate as well. Around the same time that the Graham family first brought Tate home, their...
Dogs are one of the most popular animals on the planet. For most people, they are more than just animals. They are companions and family members who can fill life with joy and laughter. Their absence can leave a void in your life. Over the centuries, humans have come up with hundreds of dog breeds thanks to selective breeding....
There are many that never want to take in puppies or dogs, but are eventually reeled in by their cuteness. Erica Mahnken never thought she’d adopt a puppy, and she definitely didn’t think she’d choose one who only had six months to live. But when Mahnken visited her friend Lorraine Healy, (founder of Husky House, a dog rescue group...
A picture of a military dog sharing a hospital bed with his handler has gone viral. Both of them were injured by shrapnel from an IED blast that went off during a routine patrol in Afghanistan. Specialist Andrew Brown and his US Army K9, Rocky, were sent to Germany to recover after suffering the wounds. A photo of the pooch recovering...
Construction workers were doing their job when they found a homeless German Shepherd lying under heavy debris following a severe monsoon. The pooch was dirty and emaciated. But when they got closer, they realized that she wasn't alone. Under the wreckage was her litter. The mama dog was cuddling up to her puppies, trying to keep them safe. In...
It’s hard to fit in with everyone when you look a little different. Being discriminated on the basis of your looks is nothing new. Mirabel knows this well. The poor dog had not known kindness and understanding. The Jack Russell terrier mix was born without her nose, which made her “unadoptable” for many. But when Kelli Shook and her...
Dogs are loyal to the very end. It is a trait that has made them so precious to us. One of the most faithful dogs in the world has to be Hachiko. He waited for years at a train station for his master to return because he didn’t know he had passed away. Now, the faithful dog has finally...
Habitat encroachment is a serious issue with wildlife. These days, humans have encroached on natural habitats where animals usually live. Creatures like raccoons, squirrels and pigeons have adapted to living with people. And these days, even bears have become bold enough to go through people’s garbage for food. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10154642935390273&set=a.204528860272.250564.576090272&type=3 For one unlucky bear, that heat of the moment decision led to...
Dogs are the best friends that we can ever have. They are endlessly loving, loyal and devoted towards their owners. In a time when friends and family can turn their back on you for profit, it’s nice to know that we still have genuine companions among us, and those are dogs. They don’t ask for anything in return for...