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36 Dogs Who Know How To Relax (PHOTOS)

When it's time to get comfortable, these dogs know how to settle down and relax! We asked our members to send in their photos of their dogs taking naps or relaxing in unusual positions and we received a great response! Here are some of our favorites... These 36 dogs look relaxed despite the awkward positions or places they chose to sit and nap in! "Cullen resting with her sister, Lani, wrapped around her." Photo: Tiffany...
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Man faces tragedy by fostering puppies with his rescue dog

Last year, Robert Banks shared his very personal story with DogHeirs about how his rescue dog Maybelle saved his life. At the time, he was addicted to drugs and thinking of taking his own life, but he turned his life around because Maybelle needed him and loved him and he loved her back.  Robert and Maybelle have been doing well since then and we were incredibly touched when we learned what they have recently done...
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Failed K-9 police dog helps cops nab suspected thief

A man who lead police on a high speed chase is in jail after he chose the wrong backyard to hide in. Jax is a German Shepherd who was trained to be a K-9 Officer with the Oklahoma Police Department but failed his training because he was too afraid of thunder. But that didn't stop Jax from putting his training into action when a suspect took refuge in his family's shed. David Cunningham told KFOR...
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Generous stranger pays $6,000 vet bill to save dog

This story really exemplifies the Christmas spirit. Cari Reiter had to go in for knee surgery last week and left her Chow Chow, Delilah at a friend's house. But when they were coming home from shopping Delilah bolted from the house. Friends and family immediately went looking for the dog but couldn't find her. WNDU reported that the next day Cari got a dreadful phone call from her vet telling her Delilah had been hit...
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Photo of police officer comforting two lost dogs goes viral

An unnamed police officer comforts two lost dogs. Photo: Debbie Davis A Kansas City police officer was caught on camera comforting two lost dogs while waiting for help to arrive. Drivers saw the unnamed officer by the roadside sitting in the grass with the two dogs. Debbie Davis went as far as snapping a photo, which she posted to Facebook.  Debbie Davis told FOX 4 News that as she pulled up she saw a motorcycle...
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Dog saves herself from sinking boat and finds her way back to her dad during storm (VIDEO)

Steve Alioto and his dog Daisy live on a has a house boat, but after a terrible storm hit San Francisco last week, Steve thought he'd never see his beloved Pit Bull again. He had his boat anchored in the waters off Sausalito and left Daisy on board while he went to help a friend out during the storm. But when he came back the boat had sunk. He thought Daisy had drowned until he...
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Puppy saves dog from drowning in frozen pond (VIDEO)

A family is calling their puppy dog a hero after she saved their older dog from drowning. The two dogs were outside playing in the backyard like they do every day when 1.5 year old Hunter got into trouble. She had wandered onto the pond out back and fallen through the ice. Six-month-old Bentley immediately knew Hunter was in trouble and began running back and forth in the yard and barked. Thankfully, her guardian noticed...
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Veteran reunited with dog years after his ex-girlfriend gave her away

John Russo cherished the Christmas present his mom gave him for Christmas in 2008 with all his heart. She gave him Bones, an American bulldog.  When Russo left for basic training and a deployment in Afghanistan a year later, he left Bones in the care of his ex-girlfriend, who agreed to look after him. Throughout his tour he would return and visit, but when his tour ended he returned home and could not find his...
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All animals go to heaven says Pope Francis

In a recent address at the Vatican, Pope Francis issued a statement that is sure to comfort those of faith who have lost a beloved pet. He stated that all animals go to heaven. "The Holy Scriptures teach us that the realization of this wonderful plan covers all that is around us, and that came out of the thought and the heart of God," Francis was quoted  as saying by the Italian News site Rsapubblica....
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Homeless man chooses to live on streets rather than give up his Pit Bull

Dave Antonucci is homeless and was living by the side of the railroad tracks in Linden, New York with his Pit Bull, Petey, because he refuses to give Petey up to find shelter. Petey is 18 months old and Dave's constant companion.  "We've been together day and night, ever since I've gotten him," Antonucci told News 12 New Jersey. "He's like my son. You know, 'cause I don't have no kids in life." Dave has...
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Disabled dog saves his human in incredible way (VIDEO)

Chance follows his dad, vietnam veteran Billy Collins, wherever he goes. It's been that way for 10 years, ever since Billy brought the Boxer Pit Bull mix as a puppy. It was when they were alone and Billy had a terrible accident that Chance showed what a loyal dog he really is. Chance, who suffers from hip dysplasia, did something amazing to help save Billy's life!
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Kind neighbor helps dog abandoned in severe thunderstorm (VIDEO)

When a woman spotted a dog tied up to a tree in a severe thunderstorm in Denver, she knew she couldn't leave him outside.   Her neighbor, Casey Boatman went to shut his front window because of the water coming in when he saw that somebody left this dog tied to a tree. It had been nearly ten minutes since the rain and hail had started. That's when he noticed his neighbor come to the...
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