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Dylan the Dog and His Man Aki Steal Mrs. Sizzle's Heart and Noe DeWitt Was There to Capture It

Suzanne Donaldson | Posted 07.02.2015 | Good News
Suzanne Donaldson

The best part about being well-known as a crazy dog lady is receiving emails from friends about gorgeous rescue animals - and their even hotter owners!

Shinola Asked Mrs. Sizzle What a Hero Looked Like and by Hero I Mean Dog

Suzanne Donaldson | Posted 06.26.2015 | Good News
Suzanne Donaldson

Sugar Baby is a Redtick Coonhound WHO NEEDS YOU! She's very sweet girl but she can be a bit timid as loud noises and quick movements do startle her.

Chinese Woman Buys 100 Dogs To Save Them From Meat Festival

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 06.22.2015 | Good News

A retired school teacher and animal advocate saved the lives of 100 dogs on Saturday after she paid about $1,100 to save them from an annual dog meat ...

Father's Day Dog Rescue Saves Three Pups -- And Their Dad

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 06.22.2015 | Good News

Who doesn't love carbs? Especially Noodle, Macaroni, Ravioli and Wonton -- the names given to three puppies and their father that were recently res...

Judge And Her Blind Rescue Pug Are Practically Inseparable

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 06.16.2015 | Good News

When Mikey the pug arrived at the Michigan Humane Society in November, he was suffering from demodectic mange and glaucoma. The latter condition had l...

How She Does It: The Making of Sophie Gamand's Flower Power Series

This Dog's Life | Posted 07.01.2015 | Green
This Dog's Life

Hundreds upon hundreds of synthetic flower petal crowns travel with Gamand on her shelter trips to ensure she finds the right look for each dog.

The Wonderful Moment A Rescuer Wins The Heart Of A Terrified Homeless Dog

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 06.10.2015 | Good News

Little Oakley just needed someone to believe in her. In this heartwarming video, watch as so-called “dog whisperer” Eldad Hagar manages to win...

It's a Dog's Life at Slobberfest

Elizabeth Abbott | Posted 06.08.2015 | Green
Elizabeth Abbott

More than a million people attend Slobberfests all over North America - from Lynchburg, Virginia, Erie, Pennsylvania, Redmond, Washington and Rochester, Minnesota, to Toronto, Ontario, to name just a few of them.

Jessica Schulberg

New Bill Would Bring Retired War Dogs Home

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 06.05.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In 1966, Ron Aiello and his German shepherd, Stormy, became one of the first 30 soldier-dog pairs to be deployed to fight in the Vietnam...

How Badass Senior Dog Steve McQueen Spent His Retirement

Sara Alize Cross | Posted 05.22.2015 | Green
Sara Alize Cross

On Nov 9, 2013, Steve McQueen passed away peacefully in his dog bed at home in Staten Island. Two years before, he sat waiting to be killed in a con...

Dying Dog Thrown In Garbage Is Unrecognizable Now

The Dodo | Posted 05.19.2015 | Green

For a while it wasn't clear if Phoenix would even have a future: The little gray dog was found thrown in the trash back in March, barely clinging to l...

Jane Goodall, Rusty and Me

Elizabeth Abbott | Posted 05.14.2015 | Green
Elizabeth Abbott

Jane Goodall had no experience with chimpanzees before she set out on her lifetime's mission of studying them and advocating for them, but she was wel...

Open Letter for Taking Care of My Crazy Rescue Dog

Renate Cunneen | Posted 05.04.2015 | Comedy
Renate Cunneen

Rescue a dog as messed up as mine and soon you will think you are doing pretty damn good in comparison. Its the hardest thing I have ever done but by far the most rewarding.

Blind Dogs Are Getting A Second Chance Thanks To This Simple Device

The Huffington Post | Alexa Liacko | Posted 04.21.2015 | Good News

One woman’s desire to help her 12-year-old blind poodle inspired her to create a device that protects vision-impaired dogs. Now, the device is b...

Firefighters Come To The Rescue When Puppy Falls 50 Feet Down Old Well Casing

The Associated Press | Posted 04.09.2015 | Good News

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- A puppy in California apparently is doing OK after he fell about 50 feet down an old well casing and was rescued by firefighter...

Pilots Donate Time, Fuel To Fly Dogs Facing Euthanasia To Rescue Shelters

The Associated Press | Sue Manning | Posted 04.09.2015 | Good News

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For some dogs, a chance at the good life takes off when the pilots do. Thousands of pooches facing euthanasia — some just ho...

Woman Saves Pregnant Dog

Rescue Idiot | Posted 06.06.2015 | Impact
Rescue Idiot

Beth Stenberg, of Idaho Falls became a true legendary rescue hero on Feb. 9, when she spotted a stray dog lying in a patch of grass. Sensing somethin...

Thayer Gowdy Was a Cat Lady Who Has Gone to the Dogs

Suzanne Donaldson | Posted 06.06.2015 | Good News
Suzanne Donaldson

I have known Thayer Gowdy for years and watched her transform herself from a great producer of print into a fabulous photographer. Thayer shared th...

Abandoned Pit Bull Nurses Newborn Kitten, Treats Her 'As Her Own'

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 03.26.2015 | Good News

Two very different animals have found comfort in one another. A worker from animal rescue group Dallas Dog RR came across an abandoned pit bull on...

Madrid Becomes a No-Kill City Saving Homeless Dogs

Rescue Idiot | Posted 05.26.2015 | Good News
Rescue Idiot

March 12, 2015, will be a day that goes down in history for animal lovers in Madrid! The Madrid Assembly passed a bill banning the "slaughter of stray animals." This new law will make abandonment and euthanasia of homeless dogs illegal in Spain's capital.

8 Essential Steps to Bringing a New Dog into the Home

Cesar Millan | Posted 05.26.2015 | Green
Cesar Millan

In order to have a well-balanced dog, we have to teach her the house rules, and set boundaries and limitations from the get-go. The message you send your dog the moment she enters your home for the first time is critical, because it immediately establishes the ground rules in your dog's mind.

57 Canines Rescued From Dog Meat Farm Are Brought To US To Be 'Treasured' In Forever Homes

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 03.25.2015 | Good News

Dozens of dogs who were destined for a sad fate are now getting a new beginning. Animal rights group Humane Society International (HSI), along wit...

My Cousin, Crazy Sexy Kris Carr and Her Amazing Dogs Lola and Buddy

Suzanne Donaldson | Posted 05.23.2015 | Good News
Suzanne Donaldson

One of my biggest mentors, both with cancer advice and with rescue admiration, is my cousin Kris. She is a cancer thriver, and wellness warrior, not to mention, compassionate and informative also

This Puppy Was Thrown Into A Canal. His Recovery Will Give You Hope

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.24.2015 | Good News

Doctors said it was a “miracle” that Jordan was alive. The puppy was “brutalized and thrown 30 feet” into a water-filled canal, then left ther...

Senior Rescue Beagle Knows the Key to Happiness

Sara Alize Cross | Posted 05.18.2015 | Green
Sara Alize Cross

Obviously I had known she wouldn't last forever, but before this I thought we had a few more years together. It was a rough few months, coming to terms with her imminent mortality.