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Firefighter Rescues Veteran’s Dog 21 Years After His Own Dog Was Saved

When we choose our dream jobs, there’s usually a reason behind it. Oftentimes, a specific event inspires us to pursue a certain career path. That was especially true for firefighter Rob Lee from Fresno, California. He experienced a horrific fire at only 6 years old. Luckily, his beloved dog, Mackie, was saved thanks to the …

7-Year-Old’s Lost Therapy Dog Found Safe Thanks To Kind Community

7-year-old Liam and his therapy dog named Sully are inseparable. Liam is a pediatric brain tumor patient, so Sully helps comfort him during hospital visits. The 1-year-old Bernadoodle always lays beside Liam to help calm his anxiety. When Sully went missing, Liam and his family were heartbroken. They feared that their poor pup wouldn’t be …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Dog & Cat Rescue Pub Is An Animal Lover’s Dream!

Two animal lovers have found the perfect way to combine dining experience with the opportunity to rescue furry friends in need. With the help of the Spokane Humane Society, Bark Rescue Pub is on a mission to add some flare to the pet adoption process in their city. Josh Wade and Katie Holmes first imagined …

U.S. Coast Guard Says Goodbye To Comfort Dog Of 12 Years

When Onyx the black Labrador was just a puppy, she was homeless. She sought shelter when the weather was bad, and she ended up on the U.S. Coast Guard’s boat. The members on board received a mayday call, so they jumped into action with Onyx still on board. As it turned out, Onyx was the …

Create A Digital Avatar Of Your Dog To Monitor Their Health

The University of Bath recently made a major breakthrough in the canine and computer worlds. They discovered a new motion capture system that can turn dogs into digital avatars using limited technology. All you have to do is film your dog with a single camera. In fact, no motion capture suits are necessary. For many …

Man Who Killed Police Dog Sentenced To 6 Years

About 6 months ago, a tragic incident occurred. 5-year-old Harlej the Belgian Malinois lost his life while working for the Fishers Police Department. He chased down a suspect, who ended up killing the dog in the process. The officers were devastated, but luckily, they were able to catch the person responsible. The police department held …