How a Dog Saved My Life: A Prisoner’s Story


Photo via thedailybeast.com

Here’s an incredibly moving story about how a program that brings dogs into prisons profoundly changed one man’s life. Candido Santiago was on a dangerous path, and the crushing. . .

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Video: Petrified Petra, an Amazing Journey Back to Life


It’s hard to believe that this is the same dog.
Photos by Valia Orfanidou, via thedodo.com

“Petra” is the Greek word for stone, and when you look at the “before” photo of this dog, you’ll see how appropriate the name is. Her mange was so bad,she really looked like her skin had. . .

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Video: Dog and Duck, Best Friends, are Adopted Together


Sirence the dog and Thing Two the duck have a special bond.
Photo via .fox4news.com

It’s common practice that when two dogs who have bonded, because they are siblings or have lived as a pair, come into a shelter together that it’s best to adopt them out together. But a dog. . .

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Woman Flies Across Country To Adopt A Very Special Dog


Dill the rescue dog has a deformed front leg that some might think makes him unadoptable.
Photo by FETCH WI RESCUE

Here’s a beautiful story about a sweet rescue dog named Dill, who unfortunately has a deformed leg. Such a disability might put off some would-be adopters, but it didn’t stop Jess Street from. . .

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Video: The Best Welcome Home Ever!

Few things in life are better than getting a warm, excited greeting from your best friend after a long day, but the video above captures something over the top. Mark O’Neill had been in the hospital. . .

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