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Boy battling leukemia gets his wish to reunite with his dog (VIDEO)

The only thing Francisco Garcia wanted was his dog back. The young boy has been battling leukemia and had not seen his best friend, Popello, for six years. Francisco and his family had moved back to Pasco, Washington from Mexico for his treatment and sadly had to leave Popello behind.  But this week, The Make A Wish Foundation granted Francisco his one wish. Francisco hadn't been told about the surprise in advance. Instead he was...
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Firefighters come to the rescue of blind dog trapped in construction site (PHOTOS)

Firefighters came to the rescue of an old, blind dog after it fell into a hole at a construction site and got buried in the loose dirt. The dog was spotted by a local in the town of Diamante, Argentina, after they heard barking coming from the excavation site of a home. The person called the fire department for help and the animal welfare organization, Huelitas Diamante, also arrived to help. Only the dog's face...
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Rescue dog protects three children from bear intruder

A rescue dog protected three sleeping children from a bear after the animal had intruded into the family’s Tennessee home. Mother Priscilla Epperson heard her dog, Coco, barking like crazy from downstairs where her three children had fallen asleep while watching TV. She had not yet locked up for the evening and the exterior door to her bedroom had not been completely latched shut, she told ABC News. She said, "I was upstairs doing some...
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Manatee watched over stranded dog like "guardian angel" until he was rescued (PHOTO)

A dog who fell into a Florida river had an unusual "angel" watching over him until help arrived. White Dog had fallen into the Hillsborough River and couldn’t scale the concrete seawall to get out. A passerby called the Tampa Police Department and when they arrived they noticed a manatee keeping the scared puppy company. One officer snapped the photo and posted it to Facebook. The department wrote: “Remember the dramatic rescue of the pooch...
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Reunion between Pit Bull and her homeless guardian was a moment of pure joy and love

Karma and Rick have a happy reunion. Photo credit: Villalobos Rescue Center/Facebook Karma the Pit Bull jumped into her human’s awaiting arms after the pair had been forced apart. Rick, who is homeless, fell ill after he jumped into a river in New Orleans to save Karma. He showed up at the Villalobos Rescue Center with Karma a few weeks ago asking for help. Rick needed someone to take care of Karma while he got...
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Bed dog or bed hog: the realities of sleeping with dogs

These photos say it all!!! Do you allow your dog(s) to sleep with you in bed? If so, what do you put up with? Myself, I have been fortunate enough to experience the ninja paw, nose spray in the face, the silent deadly (and sometimes not-so-silent deadly) and suffocation by fur to name a few...! If you have a photo of your bed dog or bed hog, upload it here and tag the photo "bed...
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Heiry Question: Trusted pet sitter takes dog to shelter, dog gets euthanized

Imagine having to leave your dog in the care of someone you trust while you are away for an extended period of time. Then returning home to discover that your dog is dead because the caregiver took your dog to a shelter, where eventually euthanized your dog. What would you do if your dog was euthanized while under the care of someone you trusted? That's what U.S. Navy petty officer Emily Valenzuela said happened when she left...
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Heiry Question: Woman who died of cancer had guide dog euthanized and buried with her

An Indiana woman who died after a long battle with cancer on March 8 requested that her dog accompany her to the grave. Sheila Stadler, 68, made the unusual decision to have her healthy 5-year-old guide dog, Toffee, euthanized and buried with her. According to WTHI News 10, the decision has proven controversial, although it is legal. The original news piece on the broadcaster's site has since been removed, but other news sites referencing the...
Poll Would you carry out a relative's dying wish to euthanize their healthy dog? Vote now!
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Family fighting to get lost dog back from stranger who found him

A Seminole County family is fighting to get their Boxer dog, Edgar, back from a stranger who found him. The person who has Edgar says he isn't healthy and is refusing to give him back until he is. David Harrigan says Edgar is well-cared for by his family, who all miss him and want him back. Edgar the Boxer went missing on New Year's Eve 2014. As David Harrigan describes it, "During the late evening...
Poll Do you think Edgar should be returned to his family? Vote now!
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Heiry Question: Risking arrest for refusing to surrender your dog

Imagine you are at home and an animal control officer comes by and tells you they are going to impound your dog for having bitten someone. However, you know your dog has been in a kennel and is innocent. If you don't give up your dog to Animal Control, police say you could be arrested for interference with official acts. Would you go to jail to protect your dog? William and Naomi Shimer did. Police arrested...
Poll Would you go to jail to protect your dog? Vote now!
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