Dog Abused & Left To Starve In An Abandoned Attic Falls In Love With Her Rescuer

Jami Lassell and her friend arrived at an abandoned house in Pennsylvania to clean out an attic. Little did they know, that moment would save a life. The attic had a foul smell of urine and feces. Then, they spotted a Pit Bull trapped up there who was nothing but skin and bones. It’s unclear how long the dog was stranded in the attic, but somehow she survived with no food or water. Despite the harsh situation, she was incredibly … Read more

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Bindi Irwin Surprises Curious Dogs With The Cutest “National Pug Day” Treat!

Irwin family National Pug Day

Steve Irwin’s family has no shortage of adorable, heartwarming content to share. And just when you think they can’t top their last charming post, they release a special video for “National Pug Day” on October 15th. Bindi Irwin has already shared plenty of photos of her daughter Grace cuddling with the family’s dogs, Piggy the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and Stella the Pug. But in this video, the family has everyone baking a dog-friendly cake together, including the baby and … Read more

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Great Dane Survives 60-Foot Fall & 48 Hours In The Wilderness

A Great Dane named Presley found herself in a desperate situation after straying away from her fur mom on a walk. Not only did she get lost in the forest near her home, but she fell down a 60-foot embankment in the process. Susan Clark and Presley go on daily walks in the forest surrounding their Oregon home. Presley is typically glued to Susan’s side during their outdoor endeavors, but something appeared to have distracted the 100-pound pup on their … Read more

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23 Famous People Who Are Obsessed With Their Dogs Too

Most of us dog lovers have no shame about calling our love for our dogs an obsession. Even though they’re on display virtually all the time, these famous people are proudly obsessed with their dogs too, and they certainly let it show. Here are 23 celebrities who love their dogs and love letting the world know! These days, you can follow most of them on social media for confirmation. 1 – Amanda Seyfried If you’re a fan of Seyfried’s, you’re … Read more

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Incredible Footage Shows Rescuers Drone-Dropping Food To Dogs Trapped By Lava

For nearly a month, the Cumbre Vieja volcano in the Canary Islands of Spain has been erupting, spewing hot lava across the area. The eruption, which started in September 2021, has destroyed over a thousand buildings and forced 6,000 residents to evacuate La Palma. Sadly, some had no choice but to leave their pets behind. La Palma is home to 83,000 people, and many of them have furry family members. Fortunately, dogs have better survival instincts than we do. Footage … Read more

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Brave Rescuer Slides Into 40-Foot Rock Crevice To Save Stranded Dog

Woman saves dog from rock crevice

A 12-year-old dog named Liza recently went through one of the most terrifying incidents of her life. She got trapped in a deep rock crevice at a New York state park, but she had no way to escape. It took about five days before rescuers figured out how to free her. Yet, they never gave up trying. Now, Liza is safe with her family once again. It’s unclear how she got into such an unfortunate situation, but it’s an important … Read more

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Quirky Dog Abandoned For Being “Too Old” Now Educates Others

Abandoned Pekingese Adopted

Rex, the 14-year-old Pekingese mix, is adorable in his own unique way. He has an extreme underbite and a tongue that hangs out on one side. It’s hard to imagine how anyone could resist his sweet face, but he was once abandoned only because of his age. His family gave him up because he wasn’t a tiny puppy anymore, which is incredibly unfair. Senior dogs are some of the most loving companions you can have. So, there were plenty of … Read more

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Home Surveillance Captures Coyote Attack & Ultimate Rescue Of Family Dog

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A California family is still in shock after helping their dog break free from a sudden coyote attack. The entire event was caught on home surveillance, showing the pivotal moment that saved Chico’s life. Kerri and Larry Ruiz live in Southern California with their adorable pup named Chico.  The Ruiz family loves their beautiful home in the SoCal hills, but there is one threat they have to keep an eye out for: coyotes. The presence of coyotes in Kerri and … Read more

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Meet the 2021 Wagalicious Photo Contest Winners

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After receiving more than 1,000 entries and 13,000 votes, we have our amazing winners in this year’s categories of Dirty Dog, Silly Dog and Happy, Healthy Pup. The competition was so good, in fact, we just had to publish the finalist photos, too. Enjoy these pawesome pics as much as we do! Winners of each …

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Man & The Dog Who Saved His Life In The Strangest Way Die Just Months Apart

Dog and Man Die Months Apart

In 2010, a small dog named Kiko saved his dad’s life, but at the moment, it didn’t seem like it. Jerry Douthett screamed for his wife Rosee to come help him one night. When she entered the room, she saw that Jerry’s toe was gone and Kiko’s mouth had blood in it. It might sound like a horror story, but if Kiko hadn’t done it, Jerry would’ve died. Kiko’s quick thinking gave Jerry over ten more years of life. But … Read more

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Hospice Surprises Terminal Cancer Patient With Her Dogs And Horse

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A few months ago, Jan Holman was diagnosed with terminal bowel cancer. Unfortunately, it wasn’t very long after her diagnosis that her health started to decline rapidly. Before long, she found herself staying in the hospital. After a few weeks away from home, Jan was desperately missing her furry family members. This is understandable, as even a day or two away from our best friends can start to feel like forever.  Jan and her husband, Dennis, have two Cavalier King … Read more

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33 Hilarious Cat & Dog Tweets To Make You Laugh Your Paws Off

We love our cats and dogs for so many reasons. They’re adorable, intelligent, loyal, and always there when we need them. And best of all, our kitties and doggos are funny as all get out! Pawrents can always count on their furry ones to provide the most excellent comic relief. Even on the worst of days, like Mondays, we can look to our cats and dogs for laughs. And, thanks to social media, we can enjoy other people’s fur kids … Read more

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Airport Staff Discover Sneaky Chihuahua Stowaway Hiding In Owner’s Luggage

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A Texas couple was shocked to discover their beloved pup hiding in their luggage as they checked in for a flight to Vegas. After their bag was flagged for being six pounds overweight, a quick check of the luggage revealed an unexpected face. Kristi and Jared Owens arrived at the Lubbock Airport to set off on a much-needed vacation. As they began the check-in process before boarding their flight to Vegas, they were informed that one of their bags was … Read more

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Woman Visits Lonely Chained Dog For Years Until She Finally Gets To Set Her Free

Have you ever walked by a tied-up dog, and they’re so excited to see someone they test the strength of their leash just to come say hello? Imagine if that dog had been chained up like that for years. That’s the sad past of an Akita named Takia, who kept up her love for humans even after spending all her life anchored to a tree. Laura Seymour Clark, a student at Liberty University, noticed the dog on her way to … Read more

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Golden Retriever Safe After Man Arrested For Striking Him Repeatedly

A man from Grand Rapids, Michigan, was arrested after he repeatedly punched a dog outside his workplace. 25-year-old Jon Wilcox was caught on video yelling at the Golden Retriever while he motioned for the dog to come over. When the dog approached Wilcox, he began repeatedly striking the poor pup before he carried him away. The good news is that the dog, named Higgins, is safe. Higgins Has A Bright Future, But Wilcox, On The Other Hand… Sweet Higgins was … Read more

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Dog Surprises Her Foster Mom With Litter Of Puppies During Midterms

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Fostering dogs can be hard work, but the most dedicated volunteers are happy to take on the challenge. 20-year-old Lauren Enge doesn’t mind taking on more than she can handle if it means saving more dogs. So, during her college midterms, she took in the sweetest foster dog named Kahuna. At first, Enge had no idea that the dog was pregnant. Yet, Kahuna began gaining weight at a rapid pace despite getting lots of exercise. So, Enge asked the vet … Read more

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Think Your Puppy Will Grow Out of Bad Behaviors? Think Again.

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Most people think puppy behaviors are so darn cute — chewing on shoes and hands, jumping up on us and guests — that they don’t think to teach them how to behave appropriately early on. In reality, this lack of teaching appropriate ways of being is unintentionally reinforcing these unwanted behaviors and why they grow into …

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70-Year-Old Man Will Swim 9 Miles To Raise Money For Senior Pets

Ordinarily, this is the time of year in the northeastern United States when people are closing their pools and swimming is confined to indoors. In New York, the temperatures have already started dropping and the leaves are changing. It isn’t exactly ideal outdoor swimming weather. But for one man, this is the perfect opportunity for him to raise awareness for a cause that he is passionate about.  Who is doing what? On October 17th, Tom Collings plans to swim a … Read more

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Suspicious Woman ‘Finds’ Stolen Dog, Then Refuses To Return Her

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On October 3rd, Yesenia Aguayo let her 11-year-old dog named Wendy out in the yard to do her business as usual. But when the Chihuahua/Shih Tzu mix didn’t return, she knew something was wrong. She checked surveillance videos and saw a woman carrying her furry friend away. Aguayo didn’t recognize the woman in the video, so she began searching everywhere for her pup. The Chicago resident reached out to the Bensenville Police Department and the Bensenville Animal Hospital, but neither … Read more

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The Most Popular Small Dog Breeds In The UK

Many dog people prefer smaller breeds due to their longer-on-average lifespans and their adaptability to small living spaces. The Kennel Club released a list of the region’s most popular dogs, and several small dogs topped the list. Is your little dog one of the most popular in the UK? Check out the list of the 10 most popular small dog breeds below. 10 Small Dog Breeds Popular In The UK According to the Kennel Club’s registration data, these 10 smaller … Read more

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World’s Cutest Rescue Dog Overcame Her Fears With The Sweetest Smile

Heaven the cutest rescue dog

When Jackie Rakers saw a 5-month-old puppy looking for a foster home, it was love at first sight. But the pup needed eye surgery, and the vet who operated on her decided to adopt her. Rakers was heartbroken, but then a month later, the vet returned the scared puppy, so it seemed like it was meant to be. Soon after, Rakers adopted the shy little dog and named her Heaven! Now, Heaven is no longer the terrified puppy at the … Read more

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‘Cats’ Composer Bought Therapy Dog After Being Traumatized By Film Adaptation

Andrew Lloyd Webber Gets Dog

Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber isn’t usually a fan of film adaptations of his cherished musicals, but a recent production sent him over the edge. After seeing the 2019 movie based on his musical Cats, he was horrified. He thought it was so awful and wrong that he became a dog person. After watching the Cats film, Webber went out and bought his very first dog, who is trained to be a therapy dog. His new furry friend is a Havanese named Mojito, … Read more

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Incredible Video Shows Service Dog Protecting Mom During A Seizure

In 2001, Tina started having migraines and seizures at age 23. She went to countless doctors and neurologists, hoping to find some medication to help. Sadly, even regular injections don’t completely stop the seizures. In 2018, a devastating seizure wiped Tina’s memory, causing her to lose the first 40 years of her life. Not only is Max the German Shepherd her service dog who detects and protects her during seizures, but he also comforts her as she deals with that … Read more

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Firefighters Save Terrified Dog Trapped In Narrow Drain Pipe

Dog saved from storm drain

A Hound mix named Hubie was at Millenium Park in Boston, Massachusetts, with his dog walker when something spooked him. He escaped and found shelter in the safest place possible. Unfortunately, his hiding spot ended up being a 16-inch drain pipe, which was just barely rounder than him. He could squeeze into the pipe, but there was no going back. Several agencies arrived to rescue Hubie, but it ended up being a bit more difficult than anticipated. It took over … Read more

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Ivy Thanks You For All The Good Food That Helped Her Get Back On Her Big Paws

As one of the larger dog breeds, the Great Pyrenees needs a lot of food! That means Saving Pyrs in Need (SPIN) requires a ton of food to keep their big rescue pups happy and healthy. Thanks to you, SPIN keeps those food bowls filled and their rescued Pyrs on their way to their forever homes. All because you shop with a purpose! And shopping with a purpose means you can feel good about getting a little something extra for … Read more

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These Abandoned Dogs Were Skin And Bones Until You Saved Them!

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Every time you purchase items from the iHeartDogs store, a portion of those proceeds are donated to Greater Good Charities. Greater Good Charities support shelter animals in many ways, such as donating healthy meals through their Rescue Bank program. Those free meals have saved the lives of many dogs, including two siblings named Benita and Beatrix. Someone dumped Benita and Beatrix all alone at a secluded rest area. They didn’t have any food, water, or shelter, and they were so … Read more

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Woman Burns 90% Of Her Body Trying To Save Her Dog From Thermal Spring

Woman burned while saving dog

Laiha Slayton wasn’t afraid to risk her life for her dogs. She was moving from Washington to Ohio to start a new job as a dental assistant. Her dad, Woodraw, and her Shih Tzus, Chevy and Rusty, joined her on the road trip. Laiha and Woodraw had never been to Yellowstone National Park, so they decided to take a brief detour to check it out. Yet, what should’ve been a beautiful memory turned into a real-life horror story. Rusty ran … Read more

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Dying Puppy Shares One Last Day In The Sun With Her Beloved Family

One of young pup Raven’s favorite things to do was sunbathe with her furry family. A dog full of spunk, she loved frolicking with the foster dogs and cats who came to stay with her family. Even though she struggled with her own issues, Raven wanted to help other dogs find their happiness. Sadly though, this good girl’s life was cut tragically short. At only six months old, Raven’s body had grown tired from the congenital issues that made her … Read more

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Desperate Dog Relentlessly Chases Car To Beg For A Forever Home

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Martina Russo and her partner Fil regularly travel in their van, but they don’t come across stray dogs very often. Yet, when they drove in the Spanish countryside, they spotted a tiny dog chasing their car. At first, they thought the pooch was just playing a game. But the longer the dog ran, the more distressed she seemed. So, the couple let her inside and searched for her owners. Now, the Shih Tzu/Yorkie mix is named Moxie, and she’s here … Read more

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RECALL: Another Popular Dog Food Has Dangerous Vitamin D Levels

PureVita dog food recall

Elevated vitamin D levels are among the most common causes of pet food recalls. Earlier this month, another popular dog food brand was voluntarily recalled for this reason. Now, Tuffy’s Pet Foods has also recalled some of their NutriSource dog food due to dangerous levels of vitamin D. Of course, vitamin D is an essential nutrient for dogs because it promotes healthy bones. Yet, in high doses, any ingredient can become dangerous. So, if you have any of the affected … Read more

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3 Rescues Work Together To Bring Lost Dog 150 Miles Back Home

Dogs are capable of crossing remarkably long distances on foot by themselves. It’s unfortunate we must re-learn this lesson every time a missing dog turns up over a hundred miles away from home. On September 25th, 2021, hikers found a 5-year-old German Shepherd mix named Teddy Bear lost in Wenatchee National Forest in Washington. They brought him out of the woods and into the care of the Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County. The first thing the shelter did … Read more

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Doggie & Me Halloween Costumes

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If your dog is the kind who enjoys wearing sweaters and more or less happily tolerates your dress-up tomfoolery, this Halloween tag-team your costume. Just be sure it’s not too tight or hot — and don’t let your pup steal any of your Halloween treats. Big bee, little bee Here’s an easy-peasy, beezy costume. Human …

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Heartbreaking Video Footage Shows Man Dumping Frantic Dog At Storage Facility

Man abandons Akita

Locals of Elizabeth City, North Carolina, are furious after seeing a video of a man dumping a dog at Weeksville Secure Self Storage. In the surveillance video, he lets a large Akita out of the car without a leash and pours a bag of food on the ground. Then, he drives off without looking back. To make matters worse, the storage facility isn’t far from the SPCA of Northeastern North Carolina. So, if he had surrendered the dog to them, … Read more

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California Finally Ends Cruel “Dog Blood Bank” Harvesting Practices

It’s a victory in California for dogs and the people who love them! Governor Gavin Newsom just signed California Assembly Bill 1282 into law, which will finally allow the state to forgo its requirement that transfusion blood come from caged warehouse dogs.  Until this ruling, California was the only state that required blood sold for veterinary transfusions to come from two privately-owned companies: Hemopet and Animal Blood Resources International. These companies keep hundreds of donor dogs at their facilities for the … Read more

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Scroll Through The Stunning Photos Of A Pink Nosed Pup Befriending Butterflies

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Meet Milo, the pink-nosed pup who befriends butterflies and has become a social media sensation. Once you get a good look at this photo gallery, it will be easy to see why. Milo’s mom, Jen, captures stunning photos of handsome, happy Milo interacting with the butterflies that live in their garden. One scroll through these feel-good photos is sure to leave you smiling for the duration of your day.  In many ways, Milo is like most dogs. He loves long … Read more

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Terrified Puppy Found Tied A To Shopping Cart Submerged In Water

Dog tied to shopping cart

A man in Gloversville, New York, was terrified when he came across an abandoned dog. The puppy was tied to a shopping cart, which was submerged in water. The dog appears to be a German Shepherd mix who is just under a year old. He was terrified and in distress, so the Good Samaritan brought the pup to a nearby animal shelter. But as it turns out, there’s more to this story than meets the eye. The dog’s human came … Read more

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Several “Genius Dogs” Learn Names Of New Toys In Record Times

Genius Dog Challenge Results

In 2020, Genius Dog Challenge gathered a group of six exceptional dogs who could learn the names of over 28 toys. Some even knew over 100 toy names before joining the competition. Through live videos, researchers tested how quickly dogs could remember the names of new toys. At first, each dog learned the name of six new toys in one week. Then, they learned 12 new toys in a single week! After months passed, the dogs still remembered the majority … Read more

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Firefighters Save Two Dogs Trapped On A Waterfall In Jaw-Dropping Rescue Mission

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A Good Samaritan placed a call to 911 after stumbling across two pups in a desperate situation. While walking the path near Shequagua Falls, she heard the barks of two furry friends that managed to escape their owners. Not only were they on the run, but they somehow found themselves on a tiny ledge above the slippery waterfall. Unable to go anywhere but down, these pups were facing imminent danger without the help of some brave rescuers. The Montour Falls … Read more

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Engineer Builds A Ski-Wheelchair So His Disabled Corgi Can Enjoy The Snow

We all know dogs age much faster than humans do, but that doesn’t make it easier for dog parents to watch. When my late pup turned 11 and lost his eyesight, I remember honestly wishing I could donate my own eyes to him just so he could see again. Two dog parents from Nebraska clearly relate to that feeling of wanting to do everything to make their older dog feel better. Ash, an 11-year-old Corgi, has been a member of … Read more

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Subaru Promises To Continue Saving Overlooked Shelter Dogs

Subaru Underdogs

Last year, Subaru happily announced their second annual “Make a Dog’s Day” campaign. This year, they’ve vowed to keep the tradition alive. All throughout October 2021, Subaru is encouraging customers to adopt dogs in need, and they’re donating money to shelters for every pup adopted. During this special time of year, Subaru focuses its advertising on helping animals rather than selling cars. Their current ad features “the Underdogs,” a group of rescue dogs that were harder to find homes for. … Read more

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How To Be a Better Teammate to Your Dog

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The human half of the dog-human team is important. Beyond the love we give our dogs and how we meet their needs, there are specific skills we can improve on to help our dogs learn more successfully. You can be better for your teammates if your timing is better and if you understand how reinforcement …

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Britney Spears’ Fiancé Surprises Her With Doberman Puppy For Protection

Britney Spears Doberman

After a lengthy court case about her conservatorship with her father, it seems like Britney Spears is about to be free! So, to celebrate, she got engaged to her boyfriend, Sam Asghari. It’s suspected that she wasn’t allowed to get married and have kids under the conservatorship. But now, Spears’ family is getting even bigger. Her new fiancé surprised her with the cutest Doberman puppy. He hopes that the pup won’t just be a loving addition to the family, but … Read more

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Research Confirms It: Adopting More Pets Improves Happiness!

Pets Cause Happiness Study

If you have a pet, you know that being around them brings you joy. So, it makes sense that pet parents would be much happier than pet-less individuals. Now, a new study proves that people with animals in their families are noticeably happier than those without pets. People with dogs in the study were also happier than those living with cats. This research answered a lot of important questions, including ‘what animals make people the happiest?,’ ‘do more pets mean … Read more

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Bubbles Survives Hurricane Ida Trapped Under Collapsed Shed

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A Good Samaritan was assessing the damage from Hurricane Ida when he stumbled across a heartbreaking sight. Underneath a collapsed shed was a terrified Pit Bull named Bubbles, desperate to be freed from his traumatizing reality. Hurricane Ida left devastating destruction in her path when it made landfall in Louisiana. 130 mph winds ripped through the area with a fury, damaging thousands of homes in the process. It is impossible for most dog lovers to understand, but many undeserving animals … Read more

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Dedicated Pup Alerts His Sleeping Owner Of Blazing Fire In His Home

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An American Bully named Rello is a two-time hero to his beloved fur dad. When a vicious fire began to rip through their home in the middle of the night, Rello knew he had to jump into action. Coy Freeman is the proud fur dad of a crew of American Bully pups. Ranging from 8-week-old puppies to 6-year-old Rello, Coy Freeman had a home filled with canine love. Coy Freeman is now visually impaired, so he often relies on Rello … Read more

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Instanbul Street Dog Navigates Public Transportation Like A Pro

Public transportation can be tricky to navigate at first. After you’ve been switching trains and memorizing stops for a while though, it becomes second nature. That’s what happened with Boji, a street dog in Instanbul. The Anatolian Shepherd mix takes the public transportation in his city every day, visiting all corners of Instanbul. In Turkish, Boji refers to the middle part of the train, which is where the pup prefers to ride. Boji has even become famous for his street … Read more

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33 Popular Dog Names From Around The World

Some people start thinking of baby names before they’re even ready to have one. That’s like me, but with dogs. I have a whole backlog of dog name ideas. If you’re less prepared and planning to adopt, maybe you can take some inspiration from some popular pup names from around the world. Budget Direct compiled data identifying the most popular dog names in every country. In order to come up with this list, Budget Direct created a points system, giving … Read more

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You Helped This Surrendered Chihuahua Find The Perfect Home!

Yorden the Chihuahua Greater Good

When you purchase items from the iHeartDogs store, a portion of those proceeds go to Greater Good Charities. Greater Good has a Rescue Bank program that provides healthy food for various shelters and rescues, allowing them to focus their funds on other care requirements instead. Many dogs have benefitted from these generous donations, including a Chihuahua named Yorden. 5-year-old Yorden arrived at What We Do For The Love Of Pets in Detroit, Michigan after his family surrendered him. He’s a … Read more

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Dog Stolen With Car Reunited With Her Family 9 Months Later

It’s every car owner’s nightmare that their vehicle will be stolen. But imagine how nightmarish it would be if someone stole your car and your dog. One of those is not replaceable. Sergi and Valeria Karat, a couple from New York, took a drive to Connecticut with their dog Cindy in February. Their car was stolen from a rest area in Fairfield while they stopped to pump gas. Most devastating of all was the fact that Cindy was inside the car … Read more

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Real Housewives Star Is Devastated After 17-Year-Old Dog’s Death

Ramona Singer Dog Dies

Ramona Singer was one of the biggest stars on the Real Housewives of New York City. Yet, one recurring character that viewers loved to see was her tiny dog named Coco. She often had Coco by her side while walking around town, and as the pup aged, she tagged along in a purse or stroller. But sadly, Ramona and her family recently said goodbye to the beloved pup. Coco was 17 years old, and she had been with the family … Read more

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