Petfinder: A Happy Ending for a Champ


Comet: A Retired Athlete
Photo by Cache Humane Society

Take a look at that picture! Is that a gorgeous dog or what?! Her name is Comet, and in her youth, she was a champion Iditarod racer. She was born and raised in France, where her owner bought her and brought her back to the United States to breed her. What self-respecting male dog could pass up a face like that?! …

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Petfinder: Faithful Friends


Sheriff, a guy just looking for a friend
Photo by Faithful Friends Animal Society

Sometimes all you need is someone you can count on.

Sheriff is an American Shelter Dog who was rescued from a neglectful situation by the good folks at Faithful Friends Animal Society in Wilmington, DE. That kind of a start in life can leave you pretty rattled! The staff at Faithful Friends decided it would be a good idea to let Sheriff get a little R&R for a while in a foster home with a quiet environment.

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Petfinder: Help for a Mom in Need


A family portrait
Photo by Cooper’s Chance Animal Rescue

Things are not always what they seem. Take Darcie, above left, for example. She was a stray who was busted for raiding local farms and eating their chickens. Sure sounds like a canine criminal! She was picked up and turned into Cooper’s Chance Animal Rescue, where it was discovered that she was actually starving and pregnant! How’s that for a good reason to eat a chicken?!

Darcie was placed in the Pawsitive Beginnings Puppy Rehabilitation program, which rescues abandoned puppies and homeless mothers with litters, often moments from euthanasia….

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Video: Oscar’s Remarkable Recovery

Here’s a remarkable video from Dog Rescue TV that chronicles the astonishing recovery of a rescue dog named Oscar, who came to a shelter suffering from several sever maladies, but. . .

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Flight Attendant Adopts the Street Dog Who Never Stopped Waiting for Her

This beautiful boy seemed to fall in love with German flight attendent Olivia Sievers. Photo via lifewithdogs.tv Here’s a heartwarming story about a woman who came in contact with a street dog in a foreign land, and he never forgot her kindness. Olivia Sievers, a flight attendant from Germany, had traveled to Buenos Aires, Argentina, … Continue reading “Flight Attendant Adopts the Street Dog Who Never Stopped Waiting for Her”

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Photographer Dresses Up Dogs for Adoption


Paxton has rolled up his sleeves and is ready to work!
Photo by Tammy Swarek

First impressions are important, and bad photography is the bane of many dog shelters. But one photographer is trying to create the opposite effect through elaborate portraits meant. . .

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