This blog is dedicated to both dogs and dog lovers, and it features the best articles, photos, videos, and news that we can find from around the world. We also write about the Orvis-Morris Animal Foundation Canine Cancer Campaign and our work supporting the dog-rescue efforts of the Petfinder Foundation.

First Class of Ivy League Working Dogs Graduates


Written by: Phil Monahan

Socks is off to bomb-detection school after graduation.
Photo via huffingtonpost.com

A training center inspired by canine rescue work on 9/11 is graduating its first class of working dogs, some of whom will embark on search-and-rescue careers while others will serve as canine assistants to people with. . .

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Photos: Israeli Models Pose with “Dangerous” Dogs to Raise Money for Shelter


Written by: Phil Monahan

Photo via Facebook

A shelter in Israel that specializes in taking in breeds considered “dangerous” by the public has found a unique way to raise money for its important work. Dino’s House was founded last year and now houses some 25 dogs—including Pit Bulls, Rottweilers, and. . .

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Video: Dog Saves Baby from Getting Too Close to the Ocean


Written by: Phil Monahan

Mom comes to the rescue after being alerted by the dog.

Anyone with both kids and dogs knows just how protective canine pals can be, but here’s a remarkable example from Turkey. This little baby was crawling at full speed for the crashing surf, but the family dog raced to the rescue. It’s hard to tell what’s going on off-screen, but. . .

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Video: One of Eldad Hagar’s Most Dangerous Rescues Yet Offers New Hope for a Stray Pit Bull


Written by: Phil Monahan

Here’s yet another amazing rescue by Eldad Hagar of Hope for Paws, but this one comes with a serious warning: “Rescues like this can be extremely dangerous and SHOULD NOT be attempted by the general public.” That said, Eldad does what’s necessary to. . .

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