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Morbidly Obese Dachshund Rescued From Hoarder Undergoes Amazing Transformation (PHOTOS)

When Brooke Burton first saw Dennis the Dachshund he could barely move. The dog was so morbidly obese that she thought he walked more like a slug than a dog. It was while Brooke was helping to clean the house of her hoarder great-uncle back in 2013 that she first saw Dennis. He was not a happy dog and could only take a few steps and then stop to rest. He weighed an astonishing 56...
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Loving Bernese Mountain Dog Welcomes Newborn Baby Home (PHOTOS)

Welcoming a newborn baby into the home is always a joyous occasion. And for many couples, because their dog is their first baby, they make sure to provide extra love and reassurance to their pet so that they will bond with their new little brothers or sisters! For John and Morgan Powell they knew their one-and-a-half year old Bernese Mountain dog would be the best big sister for their newly-arrived baby girl, Kylie. John told...
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18 Hilarious Pets Who Can't Wait For Dinner Time

Pets love to eat. Waiting to eat? Not so much. When it comes to dinner or getting fed, every cat and dog has their own routine or quirky behavior. Whether it's pawing at your leg, staring adoringly into your eyes or stealing something tasty when you are not looking, they will find a way to get fed.  And then there are pampered pets like the cat in #4, where every meal is like eating at...
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Proposed bill would allow pet owners to have deceased pets buried with them

Families often arrange to be buried alongside their loved ones and a new bill in Massachusetts would make it legal for pets to be buried alongside their owners. State Representative Nick Collins has sponsored Bill 3272, which was petitioned by Dorchester resident Bill Trabucco.  The bill would allow close to 5,000 cemeteries in the state to designate land for the "co-internment … of the bodies of humans and their pets." Some states already have similar...
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Two women jailed after leaving puppy in hot car (VIDEO)

Two women were arrested for leaving their dog in a hot car while at the Hard Rock Hotel Casino in Catoosa, Oklahoma. Police responded to a call from a casino maintenance worker on Tuesday afternoon after he told them a dog had been left in a silver Buick for more than 2 hours with the windows only slightly cracked. Weather reports said it was over 100 degrees Fahrenheit when the puppy was in the car.Casino...
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15 Funny Pets Losing The Battle With Furniture

The saying goes, "If I fits, I sits". Cats and dogs will always try and find a way to make themselves comfortable on human furniture...or not. In the case of these 15 pets, their efforts are hilarious and cute! 1. Source 2. Source 3. Source 4. Source 5. Source 6. Source 7. Source 8.  Source 9. Source 10. Source 11. Source 12. Source 13. Source 14. Source 15. Source
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Kind-hearted doorman gets Labrador puppy for sick boy staying at hotel (VIDEO)

Two endearing black Labradors named Catie and Carly Copley regularly greet guests visiting the Fairmont Copley Plaza in Boston, MA. When 12-year-old Brandon Leach and his family came to stay, longtime doorman Michael Eades noticed the young guest got extra close to the dogs. The boy was living at the hotel for several months while being treated at a local hospital for mitochondrial disease, a disease which prevents the body’s cells from working properly. Eades...
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What does it mean to, "Live Like Roo"?

  (photo courtesy of Josh Feeney Photography)   “Don’t let the weeds smother out the flowers.”~unknown   In Chicago's northwest suburbs there lives a Pit Bull/Mastiff All-American dog by the name of Roosevelt who with the help of his foster mom, Kelly Michael and rescue advocate, Sarah Lauch, plus volunteers from the animal welfare community, he is not letting the weeds smother out the flowers.  On the day Roosevelt was rescued from Chicago Animal Care...
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18 Of The Cutest Reasons Why You Want To Bring Your Dog To Work

For some lucky people every day is "take your dog to work" day. In North America alone, around 1.4 million owners take 2.3 million dogs to work! But for those that don't, there's an official day - "National Take Your Dog To Work Day" - to help celebrate pets in the workplace. If you haven't thought about it before, these photos may just change your mind.   1. They're really helpful around the office Source...
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18 Hilarious Times When Pets Swore It Wasn't What It Looked Like

Ever get caught red-handed by your parents doing something you shouldn't have? These pets have. If only they hadn't been caught in the act.   1. "We were having a friendly discussion, honest." Source 2. "I was just checking that the bowl was clean." Source 3. "I thought the spa day was my gift." Source 4. "Just making sure you froze that fresh catch properly." Source 5. That time you caught him pickpocketing your purse......
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Animal Control Officer pays for burned puppy's care after family's story pulled on her heartstrings

A North Carolina animal control officer became a family’s guardian angel when she paid the vet bills for a small dog who was badly burned by a man who set her on fire. Cocoa is a 7-month-old Chihuhua-terrier mix and the puppy of Dominique Daniel Clark. Dominique says she had been receiving angry text messages from her ex-boyfriend James Franklin Quick. She had let Cocoa out to run around her yard and later heard her...
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15 adorable dogs cozily sleeping in their humans' beds

There's nothing cuter than when a dog takes a nap, except when they take a nap on their human's bed! I love how these dogs' humans photographed of their fur kids tucked cozily under the covers. They look so peaceful and adorable while they sleep!   1. Source 2. Source 3. Source 4. Source 5. Source 6. Source 7. Source 8.  Source 9. Source 10. Source 11. Source 12. Source 13. Source 14. Source 15....
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