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Shelter Animals

Photos: Adopt These Adorable Pets Today!

Posted 09.11.2014 | Green

Here are the latest animals up for adoption through the Animal Care & Control of New York City. A nonprofit organization, AC&C gives shelter to mor...

'Shelter Me' Producer Goes The Extra Mile To Help At-Risk Animals

AP | SUE MANNING | Posted 09.10.2014 | Green

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Any animal can end up at a public shelter, but most of them won't stay long. There, millions of dogs and cats face euthanasia, dr...

PHOTOS: Adopt These Adorable Pets!

Posted 09.03.2014 | Green

Here are the latest animals up for adoption through the Animal Care & Control of New York City. A nonprofit organization, AC&C gives shelter to mor...

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...

Little Kids Read Books To Shelter Cats, Adorableness Ensues

The Huffington Post | Karin Swanson | Posted 02.18.2014 | Good News

It's an adorable win-win situation: Kids can practice reading while shelter cats get the affection they need. Organized by the Animal Rescue Leagu...

LOOK: A Look Inside Bark-N-Rest, A Retirement Home For Former Death Row Dogs

Posted 09.19.2013 | Good News

By Crystal Gibson, Dogster Tiny, frail Jordan is almost 20 years old, has no teeth or a lower jaw, and is blind in one eye. She was dumped at a she...

Collaborating to Zero: Not Always a Cakewalk, but Critical to Success

Tracey Durning | Posted 10.16.2013 | Impact
Tracey Durning

TZI came about after a philanthropist approached me in 2010 to ask what, if anything, could be done to solve the euthanasia issue and where should he put his money.

PHOTOS: Animals On Death Row In NYC

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 07.05.2012 | New York

As thousands of animals are put on death row in New York City, one passionate photographer has been dedicated to portraying animals in need of homes u...

PHOTOS: 13 Heartbreaking Animals In Kill Shelters

Posted 04.03.2012 | Books

In 2009, Mark Ross began working in a kill shelter (that is, an animal shelter than euthanizes unclaimed pets). He started photographing the cats and ...

Barbis, Boosler vs. Brown & Board of Extermination

Elayne Boosler | Posted 05.01.2012 | Impact
Elayne Boosler

Governor Jerry Brown wants to revoke the Hayden Law for shelter pets in California, which currently gives 4-6 days to allow owners to find their lost pets, injured animals to receive donated medical attention, or for fostering or adoption opportunity.

Westminster Can't Handle the Truth

Kathy Guillermo | Posted 04.16.2012 | Green
Kathy Guillermo

The big story out of the Westminster Dog Show this year isn't what's going on in Madison Square Garden -- it's what's NOT going on during the commercial breaks.

Dave the Dog vs. Dave the Husband

Ken White | Posted 04.04.2012 | San Francisco
Ken White

I recently heard from a woman seeking advice. It seems she and her husband had adopted a dog. The dog had arrived with the name Dave. He knows his name, and comes to it when called. The problem? So does her husband.

An American Cat In Paris

Peter Mandel | Posted 11.19.2011 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Chuck was delighted with French food -- rabbit-flavored Friskies to be exact -- and he cheerfully rode the bus in a cat carrier that allowed curious passengers a full view of his impressive mane.

Our Favorite Hot Chick Businesses

Jodi Lipper and Cerina Vincent | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jodi Lipper and Cerina Vincent

We are excited to share our three favorite new businesses that were started by total Hot Chicks who are changing the world with their positive attitudes and actions. Check them out!