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Dog Rescue

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 03.26.2015 | 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 03.26.2015 | 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 03.23.2015 | 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 03.18.2015 | 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.

Marnie The Derpy Dog Is Here To Help You Shop For Office Supplies

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.09.2015 | Comedy

Home office need to be restocked? Marnie the derpy dog is on it. The famous rescued shih tzu is done derping with her dog sidekick, and she'd b...

This Dog Was Rescued From A Sewer Tunnel. Within Hours, He Was Transformed

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.06.2015 | Good News

A terrified and malnourished dog named Bitty was recently rescued from a sewer tunnel. Within hours, he was unrecognizable. Annie Hart, founder of ...

Isaac Mizrahi Only Loves Handsome Rescue Dogs and Mrs. Sizzle Went to Have a Playdate

Suzanne Donaldson | Posted 03.02.2015 | Style
Suzanne Donaldson

I have known this man for decades -- not close like "besties" but rather kindred spirits of sorts. I always knew Isaac was a dog person, but when I learned that the two dogs he owns and loves were rescues, I was relentless. I mean RELENTLESS.

Dog Who Was Homeless For 10 Years Moves Into A Warm, Loving Home

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 02.27.2015 | Good News

Donations are pouring in to make sure that a dog who spent the last decade outside in a New York City park will never want for anything, ever again. ...

The Heartwarming Rescue Of A Homeless Senior Dog Will Give You All The Feels

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 02.24.2015 | Good News

A video capturing the heartwarming rescue of an abandoned senior dog is reminding us this week of the power of second chances. Before his rescue, M...

Dog Protects Pal Struck by Car

Rescue Idiot | Posted 02.13.2015 | Green
Rescue Idiot

A dog was injured by a car in southeast D.C. Wednesday. His canine friend was uninjured but refused to leave his best friend's side, staring at oncoming traffic and never wandering more than a few feet from his injured companion.

CAUGHT ON VIDEO: Coast Guard Rescues Dog From Icy Waters

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 02.04.2015 | Green

The morning meeting at the Frankfort Coast Guard station in Michigan was interrupted on Tuesday when someone noticed a dog plunge into the icy waters ...

Why I Love the Go Daddy Puppy Commercial

Karen Dawn | Posted 01.29.2015 | Green
Karen Dawn

Finally an ad that shows the truth about breeding. Animal advocates are protesting this? They should have produced it.

Dachshund Born Without Front Legs Gets Wheelchair

Rescue Idiot | Posted 01.29.2015 | Good News
Rescue Idiot

Bubbles the dachshund was born without her two front legs, so her owners took it upon themselves to give her the opportunity to walk and play like never before.

Cop Crosses 5 Lanes Of Traffic To Rescue Frightened Puppy

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.20.2015 | Green

A traffic cop in Peru is making headlines around the world after he was caught on video crossing five lanes of traffic to rescue a frightened puppy. ...

If I Can't Save The World, I Want To At Least Save This Dog

Ann Brenoff | Posted 03.15.2015 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

I don't know about you, but I'm still reeling from when the world went mad last week. Terrorists attacked journalists and Jews (I am both) in France and the universe spun out of control again. Craziness ruled the day and truthfully, I am blind to any hope for a happy ending.

Kissable Pup With Floppy Tongue Escapes Euthanization, Now Leads Happy Life

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 01.09.2015 | Good News

This pup had a bleak future until one woman saw the beauty in him. Kiss, a dog who now lives in Boulder, Colorado, was born with a neurological co...

After 6-Hour Rescue, Pup And Owner Get Tearful Reunion

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 12.31.2014 | Good News

This pup can thank his lucky stars for the firefighters who were dedicated to doing all they could to reunite him with his worried owner. Last Fri...

Abused Pup Found With Bite Marks In A Garbage Bag Just Needs 'Some Love'

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 12.17.2014 | Good News

This pup got another chance at life. Karen Herrera of Fontana, California, was out for a morning walk when she heard whimpering coming from a garb...

Joseph Erbentraut

Pretty Pit Mix Tastes Freedom After Over 4 Months At The Pound

HuffingtonPost.com | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 12.08.2014 | Green

Her name is Fancy, but at this point she may as well be named "Lucky." A 3-year-old pit bull mix who spent 135 days — more than four months — a...

'Hero Of The Year' Reunites Soldiers With Stray Dogs They Befriended Overseas

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 12.08.2014 | Impact

Pen Farthing believes war creates strong bonds between those who experience it together -- but they don't both have to be human. On Sunday, CNN re...

Firefighters Rescue Dog From Frozen Lake, Warm Up Our Hearts

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 12.09.2014 | Good News

This pup's holiday season got a little warmer after being rescued from an icy lake. Linda Park of Waterboro, Maine took her dog, Dakota, on a walk ...

Volunteers Save Dogs From Breeding Farm

Rescue Idiot | Posted 02.01.2015 | Good News
Rescue Idiot

A group of eight volunteers rescued the dogs from the puppy mill auction after raising $200,000 in 11 days. The cause, known as "Operation Rescue Cavalier," saved 96 Cavalier King Charles spaniels, seven shiba inus, one French bulldog, two cocker spaniels, one shih tzu and one Yorkshire terrier.