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13 Helpful Tips for Rescuing a Dog from a Shelter

Adopting a dog from a shelter is not as simple as you might think. A lot of things could easily go wrong in the process,...

30 Dedicated Animal Shelters That Make America Proud

Animal shelters are the unsung heroes of our modern Western society. Anyone who’s traveled around the world a bit more extensively has been to...

Rescue Dog Step-by-Step Guide: What to Do in the First 30...

Before you bring your new rescue dog home, you need to be prepared for its, and your, needs. To have the most success, you...

10 Reasons Why Dog Adoption May Not Be for You

When you adopt a rescue dog, you feel good. Everyone applauds you. You saved a life, right? Yes, you have - but how will...

Researcher Found a Way to Improve Adoption of Rescue Dogs

A researcher has just discovered stress reduction methods for dogs which may finally aid in improving the homing of shelter animals. One of the major...

New Canine Flu Vaccine Developed After Major Animal Shelter Shutdown

A major Chicago shelter has had to halt adoptions to treat its sick dog population. Luckily, vaccines are available. Chicago’s Anti-Cruelty Society, one of the...

Check Out This Dog Who Can’t Stop Snuggling Her Rescuer

On a normal Wednesday afternoon, Kayla Filoon stopped by the Philadelphia municipal animal shelter to walk dogs. That day, the young Temple University student...

Watch a Dog Chained Up for 15 Years Finally Set Free...

Upon learning about an elderly dog who had been tied up on a chain for the past 15 years, a Long Island rescue group...

Dog Surrendered and Dying in a Wheelbarrow Receives Miraculous Rescue

A German Shepherd left for dead in a wheelbarrow made an extremely unlikely recovery, thanks to loving rescuers. In November of 2016, the staff and...

Animal Shelter Employees Celebrate Empty Building

A Colorado Animal Shelter celebrated 2 straight days of an empty facility after an effort to get all their pets adopted out in time...

Death Row Shelter Dog Rescues Her Rescuers

After Kailey spent about one year on DeKalb County Animal Shelter’s adoption list, it was decided that her time was up and she would...

Dog Rescue Takes in Homeless Elderly Dogs, Provides Lifetime of Paid...

A Seattle-based dog rescue is changing the lives of hundreds of dogs –and people- by saving senior pets from shelters and giving them a...

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Unfortunately, liver disease in dogs is a common occurrence. Your veterinarian will help you develop an evidence-based plan to alleviate the symptoms, which will...

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Bringing a dog into a family with small children around is not a decision to take lightly. Many parents are concerned over the health...

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Over the years there have been plenty of topics of contention among dog owners – are grains good or bad? Should dogs be spayed...

Dog Grooming Schedule: How Often Should You Groom Your Dog

Your dog’s grooming needs vary based upon his breed, coat type, age and other variables. For example, a long-haired dog will require more regular...

How to Turn Your Dog Into a Show Dog and Start...

Showing dogs can be a great way to develop a bond between you are your canine companion, and get involved into a very active...

15 Must-Know Tips for New Dog Owners

Bringing home your dog is the start of your relationship together. There's bound to be some bumps in the road for new dog owners,...

30 Best Lap Dogs for Cuddly Pet Owners

While some people look for large dogs that they say is a “real dog” (looking at you, bully breeds), others may just want a...

9 Tips for Introducing a New Dog When You Already Have...

If you want to make the introduction of a new dog to your existing pets go as smoothly as possible, certain precautionary measures must...

8 Safety Tips for Going Boating With Your Dog

One of the exciting activities you likely haven't tried yet but should do with your dog this spring or upcoming summer is to go...

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I've never met a dog owner that enjoys bathing their canine companion. It's time-consuming and can be quite a hassle. Between trying to wash...