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Dog Rescue

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 ...

Donations Pour In For Devoted Dog Who Suffered 3rd-Degree Burns Saving Family From Fire

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 09.26.2014 | Good News

This is what unquestioning loyalty looks like. The Williams family of East Point, Georgia, was fast asleep Tuesday morning when their home caught f...

This Pit Bull Has A Short Spine And A Huge Smile That's Sure To Win Your Heart

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 09.09.2014 | Green

Cuda the pit bull has a short spine, an underbite, asymmetrical paws, a sloped back, a tilted chest and a number of other afflictions. She's also diab...

Pit Bull Brothers' Visible Scars Tell Story Of Horrific Past Abuse, But Their Futures Are Bright

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 09.04.2014 | Good News

Odin and Rorschach are pit bull brothers who live in Arizona, where they like to do everything together: Play, hike in the desert, take adorable siest...

Resilient Dog Rescued After Being Stranded On 1,000-Ft. Cliff For A Week With No Water Or Food

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 09.03.2014 | Good News

After surviving a near-death experience, this lucky dog is back in his relieved owners' arms, thanks to one rescue crew. Last month, Mark and Susi...

If Anyone Deserves To Be This Happy, It's Scratchy The Pit Bull

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 08.29.2014 | Good News

When Ann-Marie Johnson first brought Scratchy the pit bull home, he was so skinny, so bald, and so sick, that she worried about him going beyond her y...

8 Reasons To Share The Love On National Dog Day

The Huffington Post | Katherine Boehrer | Posted 08.26.2014 | Green

It's National Dog Day, and at HuffPost Green we're celebrating all the reasons dogs really are our best friends. Where would we be without them? S...

A Rescue Pet Sees Her Best Friend

Rescue Idiot | Posted 08.26.2014 | HuffPost Home
Rescue Idiot

The videos online of soldiers coming home from overseas deployment after months and sometimes even years to be greeted by their pets who missed them a...

Rescue Chihuahua Gets Forever Home With Built-In BFF

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 08.21.2014 | Good News

Crystal Coleman was an easy mark for the little 2-year-old Chihuahua mix at the Animal Welfare League of Arlington in Northern Virginia. "We had vi...

Options for Severely Aggressive Dogs

Nicole Wilde | Posted 08.14.2014 | Green
Nicole Wilde

For severe cases, before anything else, I recommend a veterinary exam that includes a full blood workup and a thorough physical exam to rule out any type of physiological cause for the aggression. Assuming the dog is physically sound, for those dogs at the extreme end of the aggression spectrum, options are limited.

This Handsome Pit Bull Is A Perfect Example Of Rehabilitation Gone Right

HuffPost Live | Posted 07.28.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Pit bulls get a bad reputation, but the truth is they're just like any dog -- aggressive when raised by harsh and distressing owners, but sweet as pie...

After His Owner Died, Dog Waited For A Year Hoping He'd Return. Now The Pup Has A 2nd Chance

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 08.26.2014 | Good News

Prepare yourselves for some teary paw-spiration. This latest video from Eldad Hagar, the founder of animal rescue organization Hope for Paws, illus...

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...

This Abandoned Dog With Dreadlocks Gets Rescued And Receives Lots Of Love

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 06.24.2014 | Good News

Hope for Paws is at again. The animal rescue organization, which made waves last year when one of their videos exploded onto the Internet, has cont...

WATCH: Puppy Rescued From Well By Daring Man

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 06.18.2014 | Good News

Just in the nick of time! Animal Aid Unlimited, an organization that runs an animal hospital and shelter in India, recently received a call on its ...

Police Officer Dives Into Lake To Rescue Dog From Submerged Truck

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 06.11.2014 | Green

Police officers aren't just here to protect and serve humans. Whether it's a family of ducks in need or a dog trapped neck-deep in mud, these brave me...

This Abandoned Pit Bull Lost An Eye, But She Never Lost Her Heart

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 05.29.2014 | Good News

She was abandoned, half-blind and starving to death; but thanks to the dedication of a group of good Samaritans, one brave pit bull is getting another...

This Man Has Driven More Than 1 Million Miles To Save The Lives Of 2,000 Dogs

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.23.2014 | Good News

Everyone likes a road trip. Especially the nearly 80 dogs whose lives Greg Mahle saves every time he embarks on one. Twice a month for the past dec...

This 9-Year-Old Built A Nonprofit, No-Kill Animal Shelter Out Of His Garage To Help Stray Animals

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 05.15.2014 | Good News

Ken, 9, has grown up dreaming about someday having a shelter to help the stray animals that live near his home, but he never dreamed he could reach hi...

This Rescue Dog Will Show You Exactly What Happy Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 04.29.2014 | Good News

When Eldad Hagar goes on a mission to rescue a homeless dog, it's usually quite a challenge. Often abandoned by their owners and sometimes the victims...

Pup With Disability Was Abandoned. Now Dozens Of People Are Vying To Take Him In

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Zaslow | Posted 04.02.2014 | Good News

There was love in the air this past Valentine's Day when Ruff Start Rescue found a 3-month-old hound puppy abandoned in a snowbank in Minneapolis, Yah...

WATCH: Dog Rescued After Plunge From 200-Foot Cliff

Posted 03.31.2014 | Good News

Firefighters rescued a trapped pit bull on Sunday afternoon after she fell down a 200-foot-high cliff in Northern California. Video from San Franc...

Rescue Puppy Saves Owner's Life By Alerting Her To Gas Leak

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 03.28.2014 | Good News

A heroic dog from Indiana saved his family from a potential disaster by sniffing out a gas leak, according to Fox 59. Erin Cramer from Shelbyville,...

Dog Stuck On Cliff Happy To Have Helicopter Rescue

AP | Posted 03.17.2014 | Green

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — A rescue worker dangling from a helicopter plucked a stranded dog from a Northern California seaside cliff. The Sonoma Co...