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

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.24.2014 | 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 ...

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 10.25.2014 | 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 10.14.2014 | 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...