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50 Dog Adoption Questions They’re Going to Ask You

Adopting a dog is not always as simple as one might think. While the process of dog adoption is straightforward, especially when going to...

This Study Reveals Whether Your Dog Will Pick You Over A...

A new study has shown that dogs react to strangers and owners differently depending on the situation they've been put in. A difference has...

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...

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How dogs came to be domesticated from their grey wolf ancestors is a long and complex history. And depending on which resources and scientific...
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What to Do If Your Dog Coughs Up Blood?

If you notice that your dog is coughing, this is generally not a cause for alarm. However, if you see that the dog coughs...
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Reasons Why Your Dog Is Having Trouble Pooping

When your dog is having trouble pooping, there can be a plethora of reasons why they are having problems. It's important to understand the...
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Dog Bite Bacteria and Infectious Diseases: A Guide for Owners

Every year in the United States there are 4.5 million cases of dog bites. Dog bites make up 90% of all animal bites that...
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We all know how irritating flies may be, especially during late spring and summer period. They keep going around and buzzing around our ears....
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Some may believe that the feeling of anxiety is confined only to humans.  They would be wrong. The feeling of worry, nervousness and unease...
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12 Benefits of Neem Oil for Dogs and What You Should...

Neem oil, which is extracted from the neem tree, is highly regarded, often recommended, and widely used in homeopathic and natural medicine communities. Neem...