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Cooper and his mom enjoying a snow day. All photos by Kenny Onufrock
Editor’s note: After seeing Jaci Brillon’s photo essay introducing her dog family, photographer Kenny Onufrock sent me an email saying, “Hey, can I do that too?” Since we love great pictures and stories of dogs, I said, of course. In fact, anyone is welcome to send me a family introduction like. . .
Eddie Williams with the mobile billboard he rented to help find Boomer. Photo via Fox59
Eddie Williams was devastated when his Toy Poodle, Boomer, was stolen from his car at an Indianapolis gas station seven months ago. Back in April, he rented a mobile billboard with Boomer’s picture on it, in an attempt to bring his best. . .
Shelter Pups Vinnie and Vic put their best paws forward at adoption event Photo by Petfinder
Vinnie and Vic are a couple of lucky dogs. The English Setter mixes were rescued by A Second Chance Puppies and Kittens Rescue in Royal Palm Beach, FL along with their Mom and nine siblings. The rest of the family found homes, but not Vinnie and Vic…
Written by: Jaci Brillon All the Brillon children, skin- and furbabies, get along wonderfully. All photos by Jaci Brillon Editor’s Note: My colleague Shawn Brillon’s wife, Jaci, is constantly posting beautiful photos of their dogs on Facebook, so I asked if we could use some here on the Orvis Dogs blog. She took the opportunity […]
Here’s a sad but heartwarming story of a service dog completing something that, unfortunately, his master couldn’t. Cletus, a Pit Bull, would accompany Josh Kelly to his classes at Idaho State University, where the 38-year-old was pursuing a degree in the sciences. Unfortunately, . . .
Deborah Fischer poses with her service dog, Sorenson. Photo via miamiherald.com
We post so often about the bad experiences that people with service dogs have that it’s nice to see one of these situations have a happy ending. A Florida woman who suffers from multiple sclerosis, Deborah Fischer, had. . .
Maggie stands before four giants of American history at Mount Rusmore last August. Photo by Naomi Harris, via The New Yorker
The New Yorker features a wonderful photo essay of images by Naomi Harris, who traveled the country with her rescue dog, Maggie, a Shih Tzu whom Harris had found wandering an Indian reservation in. . .