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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 01.14.2015 | 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...

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Pretty Pit Mix Tastes Freedom After Over 4 Months At The Pound | 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 12.02.2014 | 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.

Internet Helps Paralyzed Dog Get Love And Care He Deserves

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 11.28.2014 | Good News

Canadian Meagan Penman was traveling in Thailand this summer when she came across a paralyzed dog who was dragging his legs along the sand. The dog wa...

Producer Michael Levitt's Cause for Paws Will Make TV History This Thanksgiving

Xaque Gruber | Posted 01.23.2015 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

When Los Angeles-based TV producer Michael Levitt isn't creating hit shows, he's driving all over greater L.A. rescuing dogs from kill shelters and placing them in loving "forever" homes. Now taking his passion one giant leap further, Levitt has created a groundbreaking TV event.

Hundreds Of Abused Dogs Have A Second Chance Thanks To This Amazing Rescue Program

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.18.2014 | Green

This is Braveheart. Her owner was arrested on felony animal cruelty charges in August 2014. At the time, Braveheart was covered in bite marks, her muz...

The Three Lives of Thomasina

Rescue Idiot | Posted 01.14.2015 | Good News
Rescue Idiot

Imagine losing your first home to one of the most devastating storms in history, Hurricane sandy when you were only a few weeks old. Now add to that l...

Homeless Dog Thanks Rescuer By Smothering Her With Kisses

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 11.14.2014 | Good News

Annie Hart says she's rescued hundreds of dogs over the years — dogs at “the worst moment of their lives” who are wonderfully transformed after ...

See The Powerful Moment An Abandoned Pit Bull's Life Changed Forever

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.18.2014 | Good News

It's just dumb luck that Lucy Rockdale happened to have her camera on at the moment she met Rio the dog and turned his life around so completely. I...

Starving Puppy Found in a Garbage Can After Owner Moves Away

Rescue Idiot | Posted 01.03.2015 | Impact
Rescue Idiot

Sanitation worker Nathan Binnie was on route in New Stanton, Pennsylvania, in front of a residence on Pine Lane. A puppy, stuffed in a garbage can. "...

Think You Love Your Dog? Think Again

Trish Mitchell | Posted 12.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Trish Mitchell

This is a rant. Saw a post on a Facebook dog page, supposedly humorous, where a woman laughingly described how her dog was completely neurotic, anxio...

Dog That Survived By Eating Rocks And Twigs Is Now Getting Some Much-Needed Care

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 11.01.2014 | Good News

This pup was saved from an impending death, and can finally enjoy the life he deserved all along. Earlier this month, Deanna Theis, 43, the assist...

Dog Saved After 150-Foot Cliff Fall, Thanks To Dedicated Rescuers And Internet Donors

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.22.2014 | Good News

"Lucky dog" doesn't even begin to cover it. After Kenny, a 2-year-old husky/shepherd mix, fell off a 150-foot cliff in Oregon's Columbia River Gorg...

Dogs Rescued From Junkyard Undergo Beautiful Transformation

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 10.21.2014 | Good News

Little strays Elmer and Elsie were scared and covered with motor oil when members of Hope For Paws found them alone in a Los Angeles-area junkyard. ...

Watch This Firefighter Save Dog From Fire, Revive Pup Using Human Oxygen Mask

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.15.2014 | Good News

This firefighter understands that any life -- no matter the species -- is a life worth saving. Last Thursday, firefighters responded to a burning ...

Homeless Man Who Couldn't Care For His Dogs Finds Perfect Animal Lover To Give Them Proper TLC

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 10.10.2014 | Good News

This homeless man understands the meaning of selfless love. And Robyn Arouty, a portrait photographer and animal rescuer based in Houston, wears her a...

Hunter Rescues 20 Abandoned Puppies Found In Field

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 10.06.2014 | Green

While out on a hunting trip, a Canadian man stumbled onto a field where 20 shivering puppies had been abandoned. Greg Zubiak made the startling dis...

This Injured Dog Wouldn't Leave Her Puppies. Her Rescuers Didn't Give Up On Her.

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 09.29.2014 | Good News

Iris the dog was hidden deep inside bushes on the side of a busy street in Los Angeles when Hope For Paws' Eldad Hagar and Lisa Chiarelli discovered h...

It Takes a Village to Save a Dog

BJ Gallagher | Posted 09.24.2014 | Los Angeles
BJ Gallagher

It was her eyes that caught my attention. I don't think I've ever seen a dog whose eyes were the same color as her fur - cocoa-colored with beautiful ...