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.

Project Unconditional Photo 33: “Search and Rescue”

Written by: Jane Sobel Klonsky, Project Unconditional


Tateer Tot is a complex combination of hard-working hero and mischievous boy.
Photo by Jane Sobel Klonsky

McHenry, Illinois—Jim and his Bloodhound, Tater Tot, have been volunteering with Wisconsin Search & Rescue Dogs tracking team to track missing people and find human remains since. . .

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UPDATE II: Diggy the Smiling Dog and His Owner Continue to Fight BSL


Written by: Phil Monahan

Diggy has been classififed as an American Bulldog by a veterinarian, but authorities refuse to recognize that.
Photo via theoaklandpress.com

We have posted twice about the case of Diggy (a.k.a. Sir Wiggleton), who is the subject of a battle between his owner and authorities in Waterford, Michigan. (See here and here .) The town’s. . .

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Veterinarian Claims that Physical Therapy Can Add Years to a Dog’s Life


Written by: Phil Monahan

Lisa Mason, a veterinarian at Florida Wild Veterinary Hospital, works with Lil, who was paralyzed.
Photo via wfmz.com

For humans struggling to recover from an injury or to deal with the infirmities of age, physical therapy can work miracles. One Florida veterinarian believes that if it works for humans, . . .

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Limo Driver Saves a Little Dog on Brooklyn Bridge


Written by: Phil Monahan

The little dog’s life was surely in danger, as he ran through traffic on the bridge.
Photo by Garrick Quinones via ABC News

A limousine driver who saw a dog loose in traffic on New York City’s iconic Brooklyn Bridge didn’t take the stereotypical Manhattanite approach–Don’t get involved! Instead, he showed real. . .

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