A Senior Rescue Dog Is the New Toto in “The Wiz Live!”


Stephanie Mills as Auntie Em, Shanice Williams as Dorothy, and Scooter as Toto in “The Wiz live”!
Photo by Virginia Sherwood/NBC

When “The Wiz Live!” airs tonight on NBC, one of the stars of the show will be Scooter, who plays the role of Toto in this re-imagining of “The Wizard of Oz” story. What makes this even. . .

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Petfinder: When the Rescuee Becomes the Rescuer


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. . .

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The Video That Caused George Clooney to Adopt an Elderly, Sick Stray


Einstein now lives in an Italian villa, in the lap of luxury, with one of the world’s most famous men.
Photo via huffingtonpost.com

George Clooney could have had any dog in the world, chosen from the highest-quality breeder, but instead he chose a old Cocker Spaniel who was recovering from illness and living with a. . .

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Meet the Man Who Has Rescued More Than 200 Dogs


“Takis” left his career as a dentist to focus on Greece’s stray dogs.
Photo via onegreenplanet.org

The Greek economy has been a disaster for many years, as crisis after crises has kept the nation struggling to make ends meet. As a result, the country’s stray-dog population has. . .

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