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Photos: NHL Players Promote Dog Adoption Via a Calendar

Written by: Phil Monahan

Members of the Washington Capitals pose for their new calendar.
Photos via

Professional hockey players from the Washington Capitals have been working with Homeward Trails Animal Rescue, in Arlington, Virginia, for several years now. (See here for our previous. . .


Airline Stops Vet and His Service Dog from Boarding a Flight. . .and You Won’t Believe the Irony

Written by: Phil Monahan

Haag and Axel want to do more to help those with service animals.
Photo via facebook

We’ve posted a lot of stories of people with service dogs being denied access to stores, restaurants, and airplanes, but this one might take the cake. On Sunday, Jason Haag—a. . .


Project Unconditional Photo #16: Dog at the Helm

Written by: Jane Sobel Klonsky, Project Unconditional

Sammy loves the outdoors life of his Vermont home.
Photo by Jane Sobel Klonsky

[Editor’s Note: Last year, we posted about Project Unconditional, focusing on the relationships between people and their senior dogs, by Vermont photographer Jane Sobel Klonsky. She has graciously offered to share more of her images with us.]

Londonderry, Vermont—Still going strong at 14, Sammy lives in southern Vermont with his best friend Lily, the cat, and six chickens. Sammy captains Kim’s kayak with grace at Lowell . . .