Hero Dog Protects Herd Through Tubbs Fire in Sonoma

———————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— When Roland Hendel’s property was about to burn in the recent Tubbs fire in Sonoma County, he was forced to make a last-second decision as the flames closed in. Hendel had children, two dogs and eight bottle-fed rescue goats. He was able to flee with the kids and one dog, Tessa, but the goats, […]

Aussie Firefighters Pose With Puppies For Several Great Causes

Each year these Australian firefighters sell calendars to benefit the Children’s Hospital Foundation. They’ve been doing it since 1993 in that time they’ve raised more than $2.3 million for the foundation, as well as the Westmead Children’s Hospital’s burn unit! This year, their 25th anniversary year, $1 from every calendar sold in the United States will […]

Rescue Dog From South Korea Lost Her Legs, But Not Her Gentle Spirit

Chi Chi was found dumped in the trash, her legs tied together, so badly injured that all four needed amputations. But she never lost her will to walk. Or love. And now, not only does she has the most amazing love-filled home, she’s headed into a field where she can help people in her community.

Tiny Black Floofer Wants Your Candy

———————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— No chocolate for you, Floof. But we will give you all the dog treats you can carry. Happy Halloween, everyone!

Nana Lost Her Ears Due To Abuse, But She Can Hear Love Loud & Clear

Saved from euthanasia in 2013, Nana’s journey has been a long one that led from abuse to the most wonderful forever home! You can follow her on the above Facebook link, or here, on Instagram. And while you enjoy this video from the Dodo, remember that October is ADOPT-A-SHELTER-PET MONTH! Consider sharing your life — and enriching it! — […]

Alive & Wagging: Family Dog Survives Devastating Fire That Destroyed Home

———————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— When Jack Weaver and his brother-in law, Patrick Widen returned home after a ferocious wildfire destroyed their Northern California neighborhood, they were blown away by the smoke and devastation. However, a ray of light was there to greet them. Miraculously, the family’s lovely 9-year-old Bernese mountain dog, Izzy, was there at the home site, […]

Caught on Camera! Dog Spotted By U.K. Coast Guard Rescued At Sea

———————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Members of the Coast Guard on a training exercise ended up in a rescue situation yesterday when a crew in a helicopter spotted a small dog being swept out to sea. The dog, believed to be a cock-a-poo, was swimming in the waters off the Moray Coast of Scotland. Those in the helicopter kept […]