When I was a child, I adored the Harry books by Gene Zion, with illustrations by Margaret Bloy Graham. But far and away, my favorite was Harry the Dirty Dog. It’s no secret why, really: what little boy doesn’t love to spend all day getting filthy? When I had kids of my own, . . .
This is an amazing story told in photos. A dog left abandoned in the woods of Ontario, Canada, was so disheveled that the man who found him on a farm thought the dog was “an old carpet or a dead coyote in the field near the bush.” He was brought back to. . .
Here is a beautiful tribute made for a beloved animal-shelter volunteer. I don’t know Wade’s last name, but you can tell from these images and the stories behind them that he has a special and remarkable relationship with dogs. Wade recently retired from. . .
When Andi Davis came across a wounded Pit Bull that had been left to die in the Arizona mountains, she had just one thing on her mind: Getting the poor dog to a vet. She carried the 47-pound dog for an. . .
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Every dog owner is concerned about the health of his or her best friend, but do you actually do a regular health check? Here’s a good video featuring English veterinarian Matt Brash explaining a few simple things you can do to help ensure you don’t let any problems get by you.
A while back, we asked our customers and Orvis Associates for video footage of YOUR dogs being their lovable, silly, adorable selves. We want to to thank you for your wonderful entries – we think you’ll enjoy the result! Be sure to watch with sound, and to the very end.
Halloween is just one week away. Have you got your dog’s costume figured out yet? If not, Reddit user jmacek07 has come to the rescue, offering step-by-step instructions for creating 11 different, simple dog costumes, from “skeleton dog” to the. . .