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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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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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Little Red Riding Hood meets the big bad? wolf

Little Red Riding Hood was on her way to her Grandmother's house when she ran into the big bad wolf She wasn't sure what to think at first Was this wolf really big and bad? This was not the big bad wolf after all, Little Red Riding Hood found a friend instead Together the wolf and Little Red Riding Hood went to Grandmother's house These photos were just taken for fun, featuring Claire (2 years...
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Veteran Dog Receives Animal Medal of Honor For Her Bravery In The Line of Duty

Lucca, a bomb sniffing dog, was awarded the equivalent of the Medal of Honor for dogs after serving 8 years in the U.S. Marine Corps. Lucca went on over 400 patrols while on duty. On her last mission she lost her leg in an IED explosion, but her handler was able to save her. Watch more of Lucca's achievements and her heroic story in the video below. 
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Tethering Dogs in Public: How to Reduce Bite Risk and Injury

There is nothing objectionable about taking your dog(s) for a walk to your local park, along the sidewalk, or to and from an activity that you can both enjoy outdoors. But, increasingly in both cities and small towns, dogs are being tethered to allow their owners to shop, dine, or "quickly run in to get something" from a convenience store. It seems like a harmless habit, but in reality, tethering your dog can result in...
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9 Dog Photos That Will Bring A Smile To Your Face

Dog just have a way of making us smile. Take these 9 dogs. A few have gotten into unexpected situations. Others have the cutest expressions. All are hilarious! 1. "This is why you shouldn't leave your kids alone with the dog." 2. "The best dog you'll see all day" 3. "human wtf is this little ugly dog doing on me" 4. "I don't think she likes that particular mask." 5. 6. "Always thought this blanket...
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Dogs separated by Fort McMurray fire find each other again in “miracle reunion”

Two little dogs separated during Fort McMurray fire found each other again at a rescue evacuation centre for animals. The dogs met by chance after becoming separated them from each other and from their family. One dog was seriously traumatized by the events and was being looked after by Karen Allen a veterinarian in Edmonton, Alberta. She took care of the small black and white spaniel cross when the dog arrived in the middle of...
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15 Funny Dogs Who Deeply Disapprove Of Their Human's Actions

I'm pretty sure you've experienced "the look". You know the one. The look of disapproval. The one where your dog levels their eyes at you and tells you how disappointed they are in you. That you didn't share your pizza with them... Or, you cut playtime at the dog park short. Or you ignored them because you were reading, cleaning, sleeping, etc. You know, basically doing anything other than paying attention to them. If you...
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Heroic man saves puppy from burning Fort McMurray home and reunites him with family

In the past week wildfires in Fort McMurray, Alberta have caused mass destruction and displaced over 80,000 people from their homes. When the evacuation order came, some families were forced to depart the city without being able to retrieve their pets from home. Stephanie Greene and her family could only post desperate messages on Facebook, pleading for help from anyone who might be close to her home to rescue their puppy Max. It turns out...
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Airlines bend the rules so pets can fly coach with their owners fleeing wildfires

Most airlines have strict rules when it comes to flying with pets, but in the wake of the devastating Fort McMurray wildfire, two airlines have bent the rules to allow families to fly with their pets in the main cabins along with their owners. As many Alberta families were forced to evacuate the city on a moment's notice, they were unable to grab anything from their home, including crates and supplies for their pets. The...
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17 Naughty Dogs Who Know Just How To Help Mom

Dogs sometimes are just like naughty little kids when it comes to their moms. The mischief makers are so curious about what mom gets up to they'll follow her around the house and poke their noses into places they don't belong. Here are 17 dogs who went out of their way to help their moms. ;-) Aren't they wonderful? Helps mom with her fashion choices. Helps mom “burn” her bra. Helps in the kitchen. Helps...
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Dog who was found on London bus reunites with family

The dog who was found on a public transit bus has been reunited with his owners. The Staffordshire Bull Terrier named Boston was found on a London bus by the driver, Amos Paul Mak, last Thursday night.  The dog was sitting all alone in the pram and wheelchair area, seemingly abandoned. But it turns out that he had gotten separated from his family when out for a walk. Mak posted a picture of the forlorn...
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