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Black Dog Syndrome

The Black Dogs Project: Chet's Story

Michelle Higginson | Posted 09.22.2016 | HuffPost Home
Michelle Higginson

Did you know that black dogs are often among the last to be adopted and the first to be euthanized in animal shelters?

Gorgeous Photo Series Helps Often-Overlooked Black Dogs Get Adopted

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 02.10.2015 | Good News

Darker-colored pups, it's said, have a hard time finding homes -- in part because their adoption photos don't always turn out so great. Humane Soc...

Shelters Cut Fees To Aid Black Pet Adoption

Posted 11.12.2013 | Green

There may not be hard data to support it, but many animal shelters say they've noticed that their black-coated pets end up waiting longer to get adopt...

LOOK: Adorable Black Cats And Dogs

Posted 08.06.2012 | DC

Black cats and dogs don't have great luck finding permanent homes. When Time looked at "Black Dog Syndrome" last year, the publication found that ...