Video: Dog Swims 9 Miles to Find Her Family

An elderly Black Lab, looking for her recently departed family, sneaked out of her Florida home and jumped into Biscayne Bay. After swimming an astonishing nine miles, Fergie was rescued by. . .

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Video: Man Rescues Dog Dangling 13 Stories Up

When Diego Andrés Dávila Jimenez saw his neighbor’s poor dog, Luna, hanging from the 13th-floor balcony in Bogota, Colombia, he knew he had to try to help. Since Luna’s owner wasn’t home,. . .

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Classic Essay: What It’s Really Like to Adopt an Older Dog


Rufio is an eight-year-old Cocker Spaniel with a few problems.
Photo via indefinitelywild.gizmodo.com

Here’s a great essay from the Indefinitely Wild site about the realities of adopting an older dog. Wes Siler and his his partner, Lara, recently adopted an eight-year-old Cocker Spaniel named. . .

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Stray Dog Injured While Protecting Fallen Companion


Romeo is now healing in a foster home.
Photo via facebook.com/SecondhandHounds

Here’s a heartbreaking story from Louisville, Kentucky that shows how there are no limits to a dog’s devotion. Two strays, Stella and Romeo, were wandering the streets, when Stella was. . .

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