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Woman Freaks Out After Man Asks Her To Leash Dog

WARNING: Photos and videos depict blatant abuse, but the pup has been checked out and is fine. As amazing as dogs are, not every dog parent deserves to have a loving dog by their side. This became especially clear when a video went viral overnight, showing a woman’s nasty reaction to being asked to leash …

Man Wants Life-Saving Surgery For His Dog, Girlfriend Says No

Being dog moms and dads, we hold the responsibility to make sure our furbabies are cared for at all times. After all, that’s what they are: babies. They are like children to so many of us. It’s often hard to fathom how anyone could think otherwise. When our dogs get sick or injured, naturally we …

Pregnant Woman’s Boyfriend Asks Her to Give Up Dog For A New Apartment

A young couple who are expecting a baby are currently living in a small one bedroom apartment with their dog of five years. Anticipating the need for more space once the baby arrives, they decided to start looking for a bigger place. The boyfriend found an ideal apartment that lacked one important thing: they do …

Shelter Gave Hospitalized Woman’s Afghan Hound Away

When their people are in the hospital, what happens to the dogs left behind? This is actually a pretty complicated issue. Should the county shelter rehome the dog with someone able to take care of it, or is that their choice to make at all? A new lawsuit addresses this conundrum. In February, 72-year-old New …

Is A Treat-Tossing Robot The Future Of Dog Training?

An ex-Googler has developed a robot that uses artificial intelligence to train and interact with your dog when you are away. The CompanionPro is still in the development stage but the system will soon be tested in select households. The company is positioning the machine as a useful tool at home, for working dogs, at …

Dog Sitting Service Deemed Essential To Serve Healthcare Workers

Healthcare workers are putting in insanely long hours, putting their lives on the line to support us all during the COVID-19 pandemic. Tons of businesses have been forced to close their doors to the public as we all work together to flatten the curve and bring this crisis to an end. At first, dog sitting …

Our Vet Techs Answer Your Questions About Dog Food!

Food plays such a significant role in our dogs’ lives, and it’s a massive part of our lives as pet parents, too. Every meal we serve weighs in the balance of our furry friends’ health, wellbeing, and overall quality of life. It’s no surprise that our friends and Healthy Hounds Newsletter readers have so many …

Puppy Looks Like An Adorable Dog And Cat Hybrid

Many individuals are either a dog person or a cat person, but why can’t some people be both? A new famous puppy proves that you can! Pictures of an unusual-looking puppy took over the internet in no time, and it was simply because the adorable pup looks like a dog and cat hybrid! This sweet …

Could This Silly Pup Be Half Cat?

Many individuals are either a dog person or a cat person, but why can’t some people be both? A new famous puppy proves that you can! Pictures of an unusual-looking puppy took over the internet in no time, and it was simply because the adorable pup looks like a dog and cat hybrid! This sweet …

Could The Coronavirus Help Take Dog & Cat Meat Off The Menu?

Shenzhen is a large city and technology hub in southeastern China ravaged by the recent strain of Coronavirus known as COVID-19. In response, the city government has proposed new regulations outlawing the consumption of wild animals. In addition, the Shenzhen government is including a potential ban on dog and cat meat, not in an effort …