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  • Rest in peace Bela
    Owner's wish for dog's euthanasia comes many weeks after dying request
    Bela, the German shepherd who once belonged toConnie Ley, has been euthanized. The news of Bela's passing came on Tuesday from Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Utah - the sanctuary had taken the senior dog in several weeks ago.Bela and his...
  • Senior Boxer with dashing looks abandoned at busy California shelter
    Senior Boxer with dashing looks abandoned at busy California shelter
    Let's all get together and help Oscar, a brindle, senior Boxer with the best disposition, find a safe home. On January 17, this ten-year-old was abandoned at Baldwin Park Animal Care.Click here for Oscar's PetHarbor listing. For more...
  • Golden adult
    What can be learned from Go Daddy's ad disaster?
    Go Daddy pulled their disastrous Super Bowl ad featuring a puppy mill puppy within eight hours of it previewing on the Today Show. The response from the animal loving community was immediate and fierce. A petition against the ad had over 40,000...
  • A snow storm beings dog home.
    Mega snow storm and the FDNY reunites owner with dog missing for months
    A dog named Burt has been reunited with his extremely grateful owner, thanks to the Fire Department of New York and of all things, the big snow storm that New Yorkers were bracing for. Even though the blizzard did not dump as much snow as expected...
  • Rescuers working hard to save life of tortured 'bait dog'
    Rescuers working hard to save life of tortured 'bait dog'
    Rescuers in Lee County, Florida discovered a sweet, tortured pit bull on Thursday who had been used as a "bait dog." Authorities are now searching for the owner of the dog and for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the...
  • How to Control Dog Shedding
    How to Control Dog Shedding
    Dog shedding can be a difficult problem for many pet owners, especially those who have certain breeds such as Norwegian Elkhounds, Pomeranians, Siberian Huskies and others that have a thick undercoat. Even if you do not have a breed of dog that is...
  • York County dogs rescued from dog fight 'so far so good'
    York County dogs rescued from dog fight 'so far so good'
    Five pit bulls that were seized by Animal Control at a home on Lincoln Forest Drive in York County, South Carolina last Wednesday are reported to be doing well stated York County Sheriff's Office spokesman Trent Faris, reports the heraldonline...
  • Topeka bill would ban gas chambers for euthanizing pets
    Topeka bill would ban gas chambers for euthanizing pets
    House Bill 2030 is making its way through the State House committee and will prohibit shelters and animal control personnel to euthanize pets by carbon monoxide gas chambers, reports the Kansas.com.The new bill would amend the Kansas Pet Animal...
  • GoDaddy pulls controversial ad for Super Bowl after public outrage
    GoDaddy pulls controversial ad for Super Bowl after public outrage
    On Tuesday evening, GoDaddy announced it would pull the advertisement titled Journey Home from the Super Bowl game and replace it with another commercial after the public staged a social media outrage earlier in the day, reports the USA Today.In...
  • Pepper is a senior Pom needing a home in California
    Adorable 10-year-old Pom needs home in the San Jacinto area
    According to a Facebook: Ramona Rescue thread posted January 26, this sweet little dog in California is needing a forever home.Pepper is a senior Pomeranian male who came into the rescue as a stray. Ramona Rescue believes he's about 10 years...
  • Adopt a Husky through Adopt-A-Husky Inc.
    Adopt a Husky through Adopt-A-Husky Inc.
    Although a common misconception about animal rescues is that the dogs (or cats) that end up there are somehow second rate; not worthy to be sold in pet stores or through a breeder. The question one should ask themselves then is, ‘where...
  • It's time for a run in the sun on the beach with your dog while raising funds for animals with medical needs.
    Fur, fun and sand! Run on Jacksonville Beach with your dog for charity.
    Are you an avid runner? Do you enjoy spending time with your dog or maybe you love helping animals? Is the beach a place you like to go and soak up relaxation? Then the 2015 Chariots of Fur 5k Beach Run and 1-mile Fun Runis the perfect activity...
  • Bart underwent surgery Tuesday
    Florida cat, buried alive, returns from the grave five days later
    According to a January 27 article by ABC7 News, a Florida cat who was buried alive has returned from the dead.*WARNING: GRAPHIC PHOTOS*Bart, who resides in Tampa Bay was hit by a car recently. His owner, believing him dead, buried Bart. The Humane...
  • GoDaddy spot pulled after protests from animal lovers
    GoDaddy pulls Super Bowl spot after viewers protest implied animal abuse
    GoDaddy announced Tuesday night, Jan. 27, that it would be pulling a planned Super Bowl ad titled “Journey Home” from the game and replacing it with another commercial after viewers were outraged. A petition was filed on Change.org...
  • Cat drags himself out of grave after five days.
    Cat believed to be dead crawls out of grave
    The will to survive was strong in a cat who clawed his way out of his own grave in Tampa Bay, Fla. Bart, the cat who defied the odds, had been hit by a car and deemed dead by his owners, according to ABC13. He was buried by his family only to...