Petfinder: A Rose by Any Other Name…


A Sweet Little Rosebud
Photo by Fluvanna SPCA

Rose and her sister Blaze were only about six weeks old when they were found as strays, and brought to the Fluvanna SPCA in Troy, VA. The street is no place for little ones! Although they were sweet and affectionate, it’s hard to put your best paw forward when you’re covered with fleas and ticks! But their luck was about to change…

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Orvis Launches New PetFinder Campaign Ads


Orvis copywriter, Jett, and her rescue dog, Wendell.

As most of you probably know by now, Orvis commits 5% of pre-tax profits to protecting nature and ensuring the health of our canine companions. One of the major 2015 matching-grant. . .

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Woman Rescues Dog Shot and Abandoned on the Highway


Sis and her puppies are now safe in a loving home.
Photo via nydailynews.com

Beth Stenberg had noticed a female dog frolicking alone along Interstate 15 between the towns of Fort Hall and Blackfoot, in eastern Idaho, several times. But, this time, the dog was lying. . .

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Stray Dog Returns from the Dead and Finds a Loving Forever Home


Sara Mellado of Moses Lake reunites with Theia, whom she took in and named.
Photo via news.wsu.edu

We have posted plenty of crazy and miraculous stories here on the Dogs blog over the years, but this one just might take the cake. Folks in Moses Lake, Washington were fond of a stray. . .

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Video: Cameraman Saves Dog Stranded on Lake Erie Ice


Kimberly is reunited with her owner after several days on the ice.
Photo by Dawn Kendrick, WKYC-TV

Here’s a wonderful story about how a community, and a news team, came together to ensure that a young Black Lab made it home after being stranded on the ice of Lake Erie for several. . .

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