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Blessed by Bull Dog's Loving Heart

Guideposts | Posted 09.25.2013 | Religion

Better watch out!" the man warned. "He'll getcha!" Go easy with him, I told myself. I knelt and reached out again, slowly this time, talking softly. Dogs need reassurance as much as people do, sometimes more.

How This Alley Rat Changed One Couple's Life

Posted 03.10.2015 | OWN

By Alexandra Harney Meet Mr. Tiffany (Mr. T, for short): pen thief, beer drinker, and all-around lovable rodent. When we found him, he was bli...

Newlyweds Use Honeymoon Savings To Save Dog

The Huffington Post | Catherine New | Posted 10.10.2012 | Money

What doesn't happen in Las Vegas is actually what matters most. And for this British couple that meant giving up their Sin City honeymoon to save thei...

Home to the Animals

Ken White | Posted 06.12.2012 | San Francisco
Ken White

It is good to be home. Two completely amazing weeks in Tanzania but away from our dogs and cats -- even when surrounded by elephants and lions -- is a long time to be gone. This world is a beautiful place, made so by the animals.

A Crowded, Wet and Hairy Bed

Ken White | Posted 10.15.2011 | San Francisco
Ken White

5:30 AM or so, the pain begins. A heavy pressure, an unexpected weight, making it hard to breathe; laborious, must work to fill my lungs against the pressure pushing down on my chest. What awful malady am I suffering?

Pet Ownership: "Lizzie"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

There is an old and wise saying: The best things in life are free. Nothing epitomized that better than my dog, Lizzie. She cost nothing, but she was priceless.