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  • Bugzy and Taz: Longest bonded homeless pair at Los Angeles shelter
    Bugzy and Taz: Longest bonded homeless pair at Los Angeles shelter
    It's not that Bugzy and Taz aren't adorable or gentle. It's not that the two rare Otterhounds aren't well-trained either. Perhaps it's their age, their size and that the dogs have been closely bonded together for nine years...
  • Turkey Dinner
    Turkey Day Feast for Dogs
    Tomorrow is the day for family, friends, football, and of course...EATING! With all those good smells in the house your dog is bound to give you puppy-dog eyes in hopes of a snack from the table. Well this year, don't feel bad for not giving...
  • Braveheart
    Starving, neglected dog found tied to a mailbox in Georgia
    Days ago, an emaciated pit bull mix was discovered in a rural area of Georgia; someone had left the skin and bones dog tied to a mailbox, alone in the middle of the night, in the midst of tornado warnings.The dog, dubbed "Braveheart,"...
  • Destiny Havanese Kennel owner faces 152 misdemeanor animal cruelty charges
    Destiny Havanese Kennel owner faces 152 misdemeanor animal cruelty charges
    Elizabeth Tustin, the owner of Destiny Havanese Kennel in Weirton, West Virginia faces 152 misdemeanor animal cruelty charges after authorities seized 86 dogs for alleged neglect. Four of the dogs removed were deceased reported wtrf.com.Tustin was...
  • Northampton woman banned from owning pets after authorities seized 100 animals
    Northampton woman banned from owning pets after authorities seized 100 animals
    In Upper Nazareth Township, Pennsylvania, Roseanne Yost was sentenced after pleading guilty to 74 counts of animal cruelty reported cbslocalphilly.com.In August, the Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals raided her Daniels...
  • Michigan's Pet Store Hall of Shame List
    How much is that sick puppy in the window?
    What is a puppy mill?Puppy mills are high production commercial breeding facilities that confine large numbers of dogs together, often in unsanitary conditions, in wire cages, and without heat or human interaction. Due to the large volume of dogs,...
  • Essick's dog
    Police identify Oregon woman who was killed while trying to save dog
    According to KOMO News, a woman in Eugene, Oregon, who was killed by a train on Monday night as she tried to save her dog, has been identified.After reaching out to the public for assistance, the local authorities determined that the deceased...
  • Spike
    Dog left at animal control when his family was forced to move
    A handsome, yellow Labrador retriever named "Spike," is in need of a new home after his family moved and he was unable to join them.According to the Petfinder biography for Spike, staff at the Animal Protection Society of Caswell...
  • The top toxic foods for dogs
    The top toxic foods for dogs
    There are things that dogs should never eat and are especially at risk during the holidays. The list of what is dangerous to dogs continues to grow. Here are the top offenders that could seriously harm or even kill your dog.1. First and foremost...
  • 'The Dog Aging Project' could bring more years to man's best friend
    'The Dog Aging Project' could bring more years to man's best friend
    University of Washington scientists in Seattle are hoping to extend the lifespan of dogs with the help of a drug called rapamycin reports the Guardian.com. As of this time, the research will be concentrating on three larger breed dogs; German...
  • William Weir
    Accused dog-fighter starts fundraiser for legal fees
    A Fresno, California, man who is accused of dog-fighting, is trying to raise funds to help with his legal defense. One week ago, the authorities arrested 38-year-old William Weir after he posted a disturbing video on Facebook showing his three pit...
  • Ruby
    Animal advocates seek maximum sentence for man accused of killing dog ‘Ruby’
    On November 20, officers called to the home of Joel Ruth discovered a gruesome sight: the family dog was dead, her throat cut. That evening, Joel Ruth’s wife, Monica, called 911 to report that her husband had left the home with a bat and...
  • black friday
    Denver-area shelters offer Black Friday deals with fur
    BLACK FRIDAY - Two Denver-area animal shelters are offering Black Friday specials with fur on top.You can name your price for all cats and dogs 1 year and older this Friday at the Dumb Friends League(www.ddfl.org). The first 25 adopters of the day...
  • The Thanksgiving Food Coma...
    Turkey Time…
    Tis’ the season for those turkey dinners with all the trimmings such as pumpkin pie, mashed potatoes, stuffing, cranberry, yams, and so on. Tis’ the season for the pugs to be in heaven with your guests coming, food overflowing, and the...
  • Munchkin the Shih Tzu hits the treadmill
    Munchkin the Shih Tzu hits the treadmill
    An 8-pound Shih Tzu named "Munchkin" is the star of a new viral video which is spreading smiles across the nation this week. The impossibly cute pup, dressed up as a teddy bear, has garnered nearly 1,000,000 views on her latest YouTube...