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Adoption

Man's dying wish to find loving home for his dog still unanswered

When Jake's owner passed away last October from cancer, his dying wish was to find a forever home for his best friend. Jake is a 7-year-old Labrador Springer Spaniel mix and was rescued by Bob and Pat Neill when he was just 2 years old. Sadly, Bob passed away before he could see Jake with a new family. Since then, Jake has been living in a kennel half a year now and he deserves a...
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Good Samaritan saves senior bonded dogs from euthanasia by finding them perfect home

Sweetie and Tuffy are bonded sisters who faced euthanasia after their elderly owner needed to go to assisted-care living. Thanks to the devotion of a stranger and the power of social networking, the pair found a home where they are welcomed and loved. Here is the story behind Sweetie and Tuffy’s rescue and rehoming.   When Sweetie and Tuffy’s 90-year-old mom had to move to an assisted care home, the two 10-year-old bonded Husky mix...
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Newest Articles

Puppy with split nose that won hearts worldwide finally adopted

A homeless dog named Snuffles has finally found a home after many, many months over being overlooked because of his unique nose. Due to a birth defect, his nostrils did not fuse together and he has the appearance of having two noses! The Belgian Shepherd mix arrived at the Dogs Trust Glasgow Rehoming Centre when he was four months old. He had already stayed at four other shelters prior to his arrival at the Scottish...
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Judge rules Pit Bull Mama deserves better life; PB seeking BFF

Severely malnourished, traumatized, in pain and unloved, Honey had done the time without ever committing a crime.  Fate had been unkind to the young dog placing her in the hands of an uncaring owner in an abusive environment.  She gave birth to a litter of beautiful pups only to see them gone from her life through murder, illness, and then adoption.  Even the dog she lived with, the sire of her pups was gone.   Honey,...
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3 Month Old Puppy vs. an Ice Cube

Some of the best toys are the simplest ones.  Lola the 3 month old German Shorthaired Pointer is having a blast with this ice cube!  
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Special needs Doberman Pinscher with adorably expressive face looking for loving home (PHOTOS)

Hawk is a special needs Doberman Pinscher who loves to run and play and has a big, generous heart. Hawk was given up by his family after his health began to deteriorate and the Meridian Valley Humane Society in Meridian, Idaho took him in. At 3 years old, he has visible muscle atrophy on his head and an "off gait" with his rear legs. The Meridian Valley Humane Society also noticed he had abnormal thirst...
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My furry friend

My furry friendYou came to me my furry friendWondering when your sadness would endThe saddest eyes, your spirit shatteredWondering why you never matteredThe world you've seen I promise no moreI'll show you love and what hearts are forI'll protect you and show you we are not all badWe will play and laugh and you'll never be sad.My furry friend for your choice of meMy lifetime companion, a best friend you'll seeYou'll never be hungry or...
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3 Best Friends (Video)

A day in the life of 3 best friends Stella is a border collie/lab mix. Rex is a beagle/jack russel. Melody is a minpin/rat terrier
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Stray junk yard dogs devoted to each other are rescued after 3 years on the streets (VIDEO)

Martin and Mavis were strays living off of trash in a junkyard for at least the past three years. Paws New England believes the two dogs "survived life in a dangerous neighborhood, dodging trains, because of their love and unyielding commitment to each other." When dog rescuer Alana Litwak learned about the pair, she made a vow to help get them safe. Here is a video of their rescue. Alana enlisted the help of Steve...
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After her guardian passed, Takara found herself tangled in a legal system that almost cost her her life.

Takara's guardian passed away and this sweet 7 yr old Shiba found herself in a kill shelter as paperwork and legalities had to be considered before releasing Takara to rescue or a death sentence. Luckily, the time it took for the legal system to determine Takara's fate also allowed DC Shiba Inu Rescue to hear about her plight. They waited weeks while the executer of estate was contacted and papwerwork cleared. Takara was terrified in...
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Abandoned Chihuahua saves kitten; loving pair are now looking for a home together

A dog saved a baby kitten after the pair were abandoned by their owners a few months ago. Neighbors reported hearing what sounded like a dog tending to a puppy in the backyard of the vacated home in January. With temperatures dipping to 20 degrees F (-6.6 C) in Barstow, California, help was called for the pair. When rescuers arrived they were surprised to find the small long-haired Chihuahua nursing a kitten instead of a...
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Update on neglected senior dog deemed "too old" by former owners looking for a new home

A senior Pomeranian was surrendered at a shelter by his former owners not because they were going through hard times but because he was "too old". Muttville Senior Dog Rescue in San Francisco, California, shared Chelo's surrender paperwork, which revealed the heartless reason the 15-year-old dog was given up. The small dog has had a hard life based on what was written. Here's what Chelo’s surrender paperwork said: Why are you surrendering this dog? "Old...
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