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.

Petfinder: Barrett’s Happy New Year


Written by: Daryl Kenny

Barrett’s formal portrait
Photo by Tim Yeaglin Photography

Barrett is a 2-year-old Pit Bull mix, a champion snuggle-bunny and, until recently, was a staff favorite at the Prairie Paws Animal Shelter in Ottawa, KS. That changed the day his new “Mom” showed up at the shelter.

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Blind, Sick, Elderly Dog Spends His First Christmas In A Loving Home


Written by: Phil Monahan

Blackie will now spend her final days surrounded by love and warmth.
Photo by BRUNIE DRUMOND

Blackie is a 14-year-old, blind, sick dog whose owners brought him into a Texas shelter just before Christmas. They thought that the shelter would simply put the dog down, but then something. . .

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