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Dogs Looking Ridiculously Adorable With Goofy Toys

One of the joys of being a pet parent is spoiling your dog with toys. Every now and then it's fun to sneak in a toy that is designed to be fun for humans too. These pet toys are silly and more than a bit goofy, but we have a feeling these dogs don't really care. They're just ready to play!   "More cheese please, Gromit!" Source: Amazon   This Bulldog rocks the 'stache and...
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When She Met the Neighbor's Dog She Never Expected to Form Such an Unforgettable Friendship

Sometimes a new friend appears in your life when you least expect it, but when you need one most. M.C. Busbin was fortunate enough to meet such a friend when she saw a neighborhood dog named Lucky one day. She shared with DogHeirs her wonderful story of a special dog who made a deep impression on her heart!  ---- "About four or so years ago, I started working at a job taking care of an...
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10 Before and After Photos that Show What Love Does to an Unwanted Dog

These 10 pictures of dogs before their rescue and after reveal what an incredible change comes over a dog when they are taken from a terrible environment and given love and care. It's beautiful to see! "Charlie wasn't eating or responding. He's in wonderful hands now and is most importantly, smiling!" "My baby Pepper, before and after I adopted her from the pound." "I think Leela likes her new backyard better than the Humane Society."...
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9 small happinesses that only a dog lover will understand

Do you ever have those moments when you realize the small ways your dog makes you happy? Maybe it's the way they look at you when they want a treat, or how they snore when they sleep. There's always that small gesture or behavior that brings on the feels. The ones that only a pet parent can truly understand!  1. You get to wake up with someone who is always excited to start the day!...
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16 Dogs Whose Expressions Will Bring A Grin To Your Face

Feeling "blah" about the day and need a "pick-me-up"? These 16 pictures of funny dogs will help. From puppies exploring the bathroom to a dog finding something unexpected on the front porch, their lovable expressions and funny antics show why you can always count on dogs to cheer you up! 1. A dog chillin' 2. A dog freaking out! 3. The look you get when a dog is not impressed by what you are doing....
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Dog owners less neurotic than cat owners and happiest overall, says study

There's always been debate among pet owners about whether dogs make better than cats. A new study comes out in favor of dogs with some compelling evidence that suggests that owning a dog makes you happier and more satisfied with your life overall. "Dog owners were higher in well-being, more conscientious, less neurotic, and marginally more extraverted and agreeable than cat owners,” the study states. The researcher team at Manhattanville College in New York recruited...
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12 Pit Bulls Who Have The Perfect Pibble Smile

These 12 Pit Bulls know when to break into a smile. Their toothy grins will charm you into giving them treats, cuddles and that walk outdoors. It's what their humans call the "perfect pibble smile"! 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12.
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23 dogs with heartwarming reactions to their new human siblings

Do you remember the moment you met your first dog? Or the moment your dog met the new baby in the family? Here are 23 pictures of dogs bonding with their human siblings. They'll warm your heart! 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23.
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Dogs in the bed could be good for your sleep

Does your pet interrupt your sleep or help you sleep better? A recent study set out to answer this question and the results turned out to contradict earlier studies. Although a 2014 Mayo Clinic study found that more than half the patients visiting its sleep clinic were pet owners whose sleep was disturbed by their cats or dogs, a new study has revealed exactly the opposite. That is, that sleeping with your cat or dog...
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14 pictures that perfectly sum up life with a furry pet

When you get a furry pet, you better be ready to live with the consequences. Never will your black wool sweater be without an embedded hair or two. Your socks will collect fur balls from the floor better than your vacuum cleaner. And no matter how hard you try, you are going to find that hair in your food at least once or twice a week. Just get used to it, like these pet owners...
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Pet owners in Maryland face $500 fines if they leave animals outside during blizzard

With extremely cold temperatures sweeping into Maryland over the next several days, the Montgomery County Animal Services announced it would be enforcing their executive regulation that requires dogs to be brought inside during weather emergencies. If dog owners violate the ordinance, they could face a $500 fine. A blizzard watch has been issued in Maryland, with up to 2 feet in snow forecast for the weekend.The enforcement of the regulation goes into effect during periods...
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20 Adorable But Naughty Pet "Criminal" Duos

Let’s face it. If you’re going to do something naughty, like steal food or poop in the wrong place at the wrong time, then it’s better to have a partner in crime. They can watch your back, come up with a plan to hide any incriminating evidence or enjoy the spoils along with you. They’ll also keep you company if you’re caught and shamed. Take these pets, for example. I bet they’re pretty happy that...
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