shelter dog gets spa days

Old Shelter Dog Who Had Painful Skin Condition Now Gets Spa Days in New Home

September 13, 2021

Hubie is a senior dog who came to Best Friends Animal Society from a local shelter in Utah, where he was surrendered because his owner was being admitted into a retirement facility. He had a very serious skin condition and would need costly, life-long treatment in order to stay healthy. Because of this, he would need…

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The Biggest Dog Shelter in History: Territorio De Zaguates

September 10, 2021

When it started, it was very simple. Lya Battle was visiting an animal shelter to buy kibble for her dogs. However, she saw Diego in the shelter. Diego was a sickly dog, he was old, his body was riddled with tumors, and he was about to be euthanized. Out of compassion for this sickly pup,…

rescue dog gets clingy with new owner

Rescue Dog Keeps Paw On New Owner At All Times To Make Sure He Won’t Be Left Again

A little bit of love goes a long way, and sometimes that’s all it takes to make a shy, scared pup transform into an affectionate, trusting dog. That’s exactly what happened when Sam Clarence adopted Stanley from a bully breed rescue in Christchurch, New Zealand. Stanley was found as a stray when he was just…

chihuahua saved blind man

Dog Finds 92-Year-Old Blind Neighbor On The Ground, Immediately Alerts Her Owner

When Mary Violante adopted Gracie, a now 11-year-old Chihuahua-Dachshund mix, from a pet rescue organization, she had no idea that she would one day save someone’s life. Little dogs like Chihuahua’s are known for their constant little yapping sounds, but one day Gracie began barking a bark that Violante had never heard before. Little did…

homeless man reunited with dog

Man Tearfully Reunites With Dog He Had To Surrender When He Became Homeless

Loving our dogs means doing anything for them, even if it means giving them up so they could live a better life. That’s what one Florida man did when he had fallen on hard times and sadly became homeless. Dakota is his absolute best friend, but he knew that living on the streets was no…

veteran reunited with dog

Veteran Finally Holds Beloved Dog Again After Lady Stole Pup Along With His Car

James Booth, a U.S. Navy Veteran, and his service dog, a Shar Pei, Pit Bull and Retriever mix, are the best of friends. They formed an extremely close bond and have been inseparable for the past ten years. Ladybug helped Booth adjust to civilian life after the Navy, and has helped get him through everyday…

dog prompted owner to go to hospital

Dog Starts Sniffing And Tugging At Woman’s Stomach, So She Rushes To The Doctor

Cari was shocked when her 5-year-old Beagle, Walter, came out of nowhere and began tugging at her stomach. The dog was sniffing and licking her belly vigorously and he just wouldn’t stop! Shortly after, Cari was thrilled to learn that she was 6 weeks along in her pregnancy. Looks like her genius dog broke the…