Month: June 2020

Pit Bull Reunited With Mom’s Family 9 Months After Deadly Crash

Nine months ago, Smash the Pit Bull was in a deadly crash with his mom, Tabitha Leslie. Unfortunately, Leslie didn’t survive, but Smash made it out alive. He was in shock after the incident, so he must have run off in fear. When officers and other bystanders neared the scene, they didn’t see any sign …

Security Guard Becomes Hero After Protecting Dog From Rain

Even the little things in life can have a huge impact on others. After all, one kind gesture can go a long way. When a security guard extended his kindness to a dog he just met, he never expected he would become a hero. He just wanted to do the right thing. Ethan Dearman is …

Letting Your Puppy Sleep in Your Bed? Here’s How to Do It Safely

I recently had one the best night’s sleep of my life with Indy, an 8-week-old Australian Shepherd puppy. He is a client’s dog and future service animal. He slept draped across my neck and snuggled under my arm. We stayed that way all night long, with only the occasional whimper from Indy when he slipped away from our shared warmth and …

Dog Or Hooman? You Be The Judge

They say that dogs and their people start to resemble each other after a while, but this pup’s face just looks strikingly… human! Yogi is an adorable pooch whose photo is making dog lovers scratch their heads. Sure he’s a breed mix, but does that include being part person? Image Source: Chantal Desjardins Actually, …

TSA Canine Has Epic Last Bag Search Before Retirement

One of the best parts about flying the friendly skies is getting to watch TSA canines at work. They’re as serious about their jobs as they are adorable. TSA canines’ noses keep us safe from explosives and put a little smile on our faces while we wait in those endless security checkpoint lines and cringe …

Dog With Head Injury Found Hiding In A Drain

Dogs are creatures who still rely largely on their instincts. It’s why they follow you to the bathroom, chase squirrels, and bark at the UPS guy. Usually it’s fun to watch our dogs behave like they’re still in the wild. But when you’re a pup living on the streets, those instincts become extremely valuable. Zeus, …

Basketball Player Jayson Tatum Names Puppy In Kobe Bryant’s Honor

Many celebrities have been finding ways to tribute Kobe Bryant after his tragic death in a helicopter crash. Some players wore Brant’s jersey to honor him while the NBA even renamed the All-Star Game MVP trophy after him. However, basketball player Jayson Tatum found an even better, and cuter, way to honor his late friend. …

Grieving Woman Gets Sign That Late Dog Is Watching Over Her

Some things in life are a mystery, but Instagram influencer Lucy Ledgeway knows exactly what she saw after her dog passed away. Sunny, her family’s beloved Parson Russell Terrier, had died only hours earlier. Ledgeway was devastated and didn’t know how to handle her sadness. But then, as she was going for a drive, she …

Karelian Bear Dogs Are Helping Bears During Alaskan Wildland Fire

Bears are curious creatures, so they’re often found wandering in areas they shouldn’t. Because of the Isom Creek Fire in Alaska, these bears are even more at risk now. Bears are commonly found near wildland fires, so it’s important to lead them to an area that’s safer for them and for humans. Redirecting these bears …

20-Year-Old Dog Becomes World’s Oldest Golden Retriever

August, also nicknamed “Augie”, the Golden Retriever recently celebrated an exciting milestone. She turned 20 years old on April 24th, 2020. Every birthday calls for a celebration, but this one was extra special. That’s because GoldHeart Golden Retrievers Rescue announced that this 20th birthday made Augie the oldest known Golden Retriever in history! Most Golden …