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.
We talk a lot about working toward a no-kill future, where animals coming into shelters aren’t in danger of being euthanized because they are unadoptable or because there’s simply no room for them. For instance, . . .
Sheba the Labradoodle will help young Gabriel lead a more normal life. Photo via wcvb.com
We post all the time about all the great work that service dogs to help people with disabilties. Here’s a wonderful story about how specially trained Labradoodle named Sheba will enable three-year-old Gabriel Campbell to do many things that other kids take for. . .
Ben is named for the country’s first important diplomat, Ben Franklin. Photo via Twitter
The President’s Portuguese Water Dogs, Bo and Sunny, get a lot of press, but they aren’t the only dogs in the White House. As many of you know, last Thursday was Bring Your Child to Work Day. Since his kids are all grown, Secretary of State. . .
Here’s a wonderful report from “Today,” about a man who has been driving thousands of miles–twice a month for nearly a decade–to deliver dogs to new new homes. Greg Mahle picks up dogs scheduled for. . .
Here is a beautiful video posted to reddit yesterday by Lisa Abeyta, showing her dad interacting with the family dog. There’s really nothing remarkable about the video until you know the contextthat the elderly gentleman. . .