Sir Wiggleton and his new dad shared a huge smile that went viral. . .so someone had to try to ruin it.
Photo via facebook
On Monday, Detroit Dog Rescue posted the above photo on their Facebook page, and everyone knew that the image would be wildly popular. The accompanying description read: . . .
Here’s an incredible service from a new website called Same Day Pups, which has made buying a puppy easier and faster than ever before. Here’s how they describe their innovative service: . . .
In Brazil, as in many other countries, there is an over-abundance of homeless animals. People there buy purebred animals for exorbitant prices, rather than adopt shelter pets for no cost at. . .
Rhett is wating to meet that guest who becomes his new family!
Photo via facebook
Last year, we posted about a North Carolina hotel where guests can adopt one of the “lobby dogs” that greet everyone who comes through the door. Aloft has now opened a second dog-friendly. . .
Does knowing this dog’s breed affect your decision to adopt?
Photo by Corbin Carson via ktar.com
A dog shelter in Arizona is taking a novel approach to dog breeds, as a way to break down barriers that may be in the way of adoption. The Arizona Animal Welfare League will no longer identify. . .
Toby is an inveterate jokester.
Photo by Tica Clarke Photography via dogster.com
Here’s a wonderful story from dogster.com about a high-spirited shelter dog who seemed unadoptable after some 20 failed attempts. For two years, six-year-old Toby was back and. . .
This video from The SPCA of Wake County makes us smile – what a fun way to promote adoption. Shelters are always looking for new and better ways to get the word out about pet adoption, . . .
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.
Could you turn away from this face?
Photo by Austin Pets Alive
Jenny is a Boston Terrier puppy who has experienced more than a few ups and downs in her short life. She was purchased from a breeder at six weeks old, and a week later developed parvo virus. Her family was unable to afford the cost of her treatment and she was surrendered to a shelter. For most puppies with parvo, this is quite literally the kiss of death….
Ranger and some good friends
Photo by Arizona Beagle Rescue
Ranger is an affable beagle who, for reasons known only to his previous owner, was abandoned at a remote campsite in Arizona. Fortunately he was found and turned in to Arizona Beagle. . .