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These Beautiful Photos of Dogs Enjoying Summer Will Make You Want To Go And Play With Your Dog

Natassa Kostaki loves to photograph the simple, everyday moments that we share with our dogs. Her photos of dogs enjoying the beach, playing ball and activities outdoors perfectly capture the joyous energy and memories of times well spent with our best friends.  Natassa told DogHeirs she has loved animals since she was a child. “I had the need to be near them, watch them, pet them, help them. My first dog was Lisa, a stray...
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This adorable Husky mix thinks she's a cat (PHOTOS)

Tally aka Tao Tao is a very cat-like Husky mix. She was raised by cats and her humans say she behaves a lot like you’d expect a cat to, except that she’s a Husky/Malamute/? mix. “She actually looks and behaves more like a malamute (which are also a bit cat-like), but most people don’t know what they are so I go with ‘husky’,” says her human. There aren’t any photos of Tally with cats because...
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Rescued Pit Bull saves 8-year-old from swarm of bees

A family is calling their rescued Pit Bull a hero after the dog helped save an 8-year-old from a swarm of bees. Jesse Cole Shaver was playing with his sister and friends near a creek when one of them stepped on a rotten log, breaking a bee nest. The kids tried running back up the hill toward home for help, but Jesse got stuck on the hill. “Hades saw me and came and dragged me...
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Motorists unite to help save Pit Bull running on freeway (VIDEO)

A group of motorists worked together to help save a loose pit bull running on an LA highway. The armada of cars worked together to keep other cars from hitting the panicked dog and tried to keep the dog on the side of the road. A news helicopter caught the dog's rescue on film (see below). After cars had managed to move the dog to the side of the road, Andie Valerio got out of...
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Dog rescued newborn kitten and treats him like a brother (PHOTOS)

Opie rescued Roscoe when the cat was only a few days old. Photo credit: Imgur A sweet dog who rescued a newborn kitten now treats the cat like a brother. Opie was out for a walk with James Roode in a field behind their apartment when Opie heard a squeak coming from the bushes. Opie led James over to the spot and they found a newborn kitten pinned under a log and covered in maggots....
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His Wife Has Alzheimer's. So He Decided to Get Her A Dog and Something Wonderful Happened.

What this husband did for his wife is so touching. Bruce Anderson was looking for a way to help his wife, June, who suffers from Alzheimer's. After some research, they decided to get June a Alzheimer's service dog. When the day arrived for June to meet Sadie, the question remained would Sadie be right for June? As the video shows they needn't have worried.  
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Special needs puppy gets around with help of special 3D printed cart (PHOTOS)

A teacup Chihuahua born without front legs is getting around much easier now that he got his own specially designed 3-D printed cart. Turbo Roo was rescued by a veterinarian when he was under a pound in weight. The tiny dog needed a way to get around so the staff at the clinic built him a makeshift cart out of toy parts. It would have to do for the time being. But Turbo Roo's newly...
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Dog becomes town's newly elected mayor (VIDEO)

A dog in Minnesota town has been elected mayor in what the town is calling a “landslide” victory. Residents could vote for anyone they wanted in the 5-week campaign-less election. The twelve people who live in the small town of Cormorant each paid a dollar to cast their votes.  Seven-year-old Duke won by a wide margin. "He doesn’t know how to handle this publicity," said resident Tricia Maloney jokingly. The Great Pyrenees was treated to...
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9-year-old boy braves storm drain to save neighbor’s dog

Nine-year-old Grant Snodgrass had to go down the manhole. That’s what his dad and neighbor determined after nearly an hour of trying to rescue a small dog who had fallen into a storm drain. Just a short time earlier, Grant went with his dad to help a neighbor, whose 15-year-old Shih Tzu, Macy, had accidentally fallen into a storm drain. "The neighbor was right here, leaning down with the leash, trying to get it over...
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3-year-old girl miraculously survives 11 days in Siberian wilderness thanks to her puppy

A 3-year-old girl managed to survive alone in the Russian wilderness for 11 days thanks to her puppy and survival skills beyond her years. Karina Chikitova disappeared on July 29 from her home in the remote village of Olom in the Sakha republic located in Russia. Her dog, Kyrachaan, followed after her and would be responsible for saving her life. Karina got lost in the Siberian taiga, a forested area with tall grasses, after she...
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Jack Is Missing

Dearest one, today marks exactly 9 months from the day you were taken away. It was also a Monday, as you know. On this day I want to tell you that, until I can hold you in my arms again, I am holding you very tightly in my heart, and I am visualizing the day that I hope will be very soon when I can do both at once again. Till then, be safe, be...
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Dog, cat and baby make adorable bedfellows (PHOTOS)

Bringing home a new baby into the family is always an event to remember. If you have pets, you will prepare them just as you would with other children. Ryan and his wife brought home baby Thea three months ago. And from the looks of things everyone is getting along famously! Ryan and his wife captured these adorable family portraits after their dog, cat and newborn baby joined mom on the bed. Pearl, a Great...
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