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Bonsai The Bulldog Puppy Has Half A Body, But Lives Life To The Fullest

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 07.10.2015 | Good News

This pup is what resilience looks like. Friends of Emma, a private rescue home in Fort Worth, Texas, received a call for help from a dog owner in l...

WATCH: Girl Makes Touching Movie Trailer to Show Love for Her Dog

Zorianna Kit | Posted 05.15.2015 | Good News
Zorianna Kit

My eldest daughter, Kit, made a movie trailer starring herself and Petey. It's a wonderful tribute to a wonderful dog. And she's a wonderful kid for doing it. Some days, when I miss that black-and-white face, I watch it. It makes me weep every time, but it also fills me with so much love.

This Pup In Wheelchair Was Saved From Euthanization And Now She's An Instagram Superstar

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 05.14.2015 | Good News

With a spunky, can-do attitude and an adorably delightful face, this pooch will make you fall in love. Daisy the dog from Los Angeles was abandone...

Boy With Asperger's Kisses His Mom For First Time After Adopting Loving Rescue Pit Bull

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 05.04.2015 | Good News

Update: Monday, May 4, 1:20 p.m. EDT A rescue dog became so much more than just a furry friend for one teen. Amanda Granados' son Joey was diag...

'Why Doesn't Anybody Want Me?' Pit Bull Finally Gets A Home After Heartbreaking Picture Goes Viral

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 04.06.2015 | Good News

It's been a long time coming, but a rescue dog is finally home, sweet home. Chester the pit bull had been living in rescue shelters for 5 years. H...

This Compassionate Letter To Soldier Forced To Give Up Dog Will Touch Every Pet Owner

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 01.15.2015 | Good News

This rescue group went out of its way to send a beautifully reassuring letter to a concerned former owner. Prinny the dog arrived at Rescued With ...

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...

These Before-And-After Photos Show Saddest Dog Ever Become A Smiley Sweetheart

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 01.08.2015 | Good News

This dog went from dejected to delighted after getting a new home. Marla Goldsmith and her boyfriend knew their pup, Spokey, was the one when they...

Dog With Bent Legs And Curved Spine From Awful Living Conditions Gets A New, Loving Start

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 12.25.2014 | Good News

This dog with a dark past is now looking toward a bright future. Earlier this month, Second Chance Rescue in New York City received a plea for hel...

This Abandoned Puppy With A Deformity 'Didn't Give Up,' And Now She Has A Fresh Start

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 11.26.2014 | Good News

When an abandoned puppy needed dire medical attention, this group was bent on giving her a life she was always meant to have. Staff at the Villalo...

Fiercely Loyal Dog Clings For Miles To Side Of Ambulance Taking His Owner To Hospital

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 11.19.2014 | Good News

This pooch really went the distance to make sure his owner was going to be OK. After experiencing some dizziness, J.R. Nicholson, an 85-year-old r...

Delta Airlines Passenger Devastated After Dog Disappears From Flight

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 11.12.2014 | Travel

Delta Airlines passenger Frank Romano was waiting for his flight to take off from Los Angeles to Tampa, Florida, when he was informed that his dog had...

Rescue Dog Ruins Fun Time By Saving Kid Who Doesn't Need Saving

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.17.2014 | Weird News

Good dog? Sort of. According to the description of the video above, which was posted to America's Funniest Home Videos, this trained rescue dog go...

Scared Street Dog Goes From Running In Fear To Snuggling, Gets Loving Forever Home

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 08.15.2014 | Good News

It only took a few moments in the arms of a gentle human for this pup to go from frightened stray to lovable lap dog. Professor Einstein, as he's ...

Deaf, Formerly Mistreated Pup Is So Happy In New Home He Wags His Tail In Delight As He Sleeps

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 07.15.2014 | Good News

When Frank was a puppy, his future did not seem very promising. According to owner Rafael Borges' video description, when he adopted the dog, Fran...

I Love My Dog Because He's a Huge Jerk

Lindsay Patton-Carson | Posted 07.23.2014 | Comedy
Lindsay Patton-Carson

I never thought I was dumb enough to be outsmarted by a dog. That was until I met Bowie, who is an evil genius.

Rescue Me!

Myra Demeter | Posted 05.31.2014 | Fifty
Myra Demeter

A few weeks ago, I brought home our newest family member, Kellie. He sleeps through the night, is toilet-trained and has a sweet disposition.

One Woman Spent 500 Hours To Rescue This Dog, And It Was Totally Worth It

Posted 01.25.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Kelly Lecain spent a ton of time -- 500 hours, to be exact -- trying to rescue and rehabilitate a deserted dog, but in the end she gained as much from...

Author: The Dog I Rescued Saved My Life

Steven Wolf | Posted 12.03.2012 | Books
Steven Wolf

Freddie's initial worries that I would not be able to take care of Comet proved somewhat ironic: As my health deteriorated, I eventually trained Comet to become my service dog. She not only took care of me, she ended up saving my life.

Nearly 500 Dogs Rescued From Suffering Last Week

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 09.25.2012 | Impact
Wayne Pacelle

It's especially painful to see people and places that purport to help animals do precisely the opposite.

German Shepherd Bewildered By Talking Husky

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.19.2012 | Good News

You've got to admit, Mishka the talking husky is a pretty bewildering sight for the average person. But imagine her effect on a fellow canine. Nous...

Josh Hutcherson Gets Cuter, Adopts Rescue Puppy

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 04.19.2012 | Good News

There's one more reason for people to swoon over Josh Hutcherson: the 'Hunger Games' star has adopted a rescue pit bull puppy, according to his Facebo...

Rescue Pets And The Gay Community: A Natural Match?

John Bartlett | Posted 05.14.2012 | Gay Voices
John Bartlett

I started to think about the relationship between the gay community and rescue animals. Personally, keeping my gay identity secret for 18 years made me more empathic to the "underdogs" of society -- and there is no more heroic underdog than the shelter pet.

PHOTOS: The Four-Legged Heroes

Posted 07.27.2012 | Green

Many heroes emerged in the aftermath of September 11th, including dogs. Estimates suggest that hundreds of trained dogs and their handlers worked ...

The Irrationality of Love and Art

George Heymont | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
George Heymont

In 1964, when the United States Supreme Court ruled on Jacobellis v. Ohio, Associate Justice Potter Stewart gained fame for his description of obscen...