Category Archives: Feature Articles

2014 Iditarod Winner Named

After 1,000 miles through the Alaskan tundra and the coastal community of Nome, Dallas Seavey has won his second Iditarod sled dog race in 8 days, 13 hours, 4 minutes and 19 seconds. … Continue reading

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Silk Dog Costume from Forbidden City

Although the dog’s breed and sex is unknown his silk outfit is about 3 feet long and the decorated with images of peonies. It even has the dog’s name inscribed on the lining—Big … Continue reading

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Dog Carries Injured Pup

Mr. Lan, from Chongqing, China, found a puppy wandering the streets—with a broken leg. While Lan wanted to take the puppy in, he wasn’t sure he would have the time to care for … Continue reading

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Celebs Team Up with PetSmart Charity

PetSmart Charities has teamed up with actor/producer Josh Duhamel and his production company, Dakotakid Media, to launch an 8-episode web series, Rescue Waggin’: Tales from the Road. Here’s a preview of the series … Continue reading

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Jennifer Aniston Pampers Pups

Celebrities are a different breed, but when it comes to loving their pets they’re just like us! Although, just how they express their love may be a little bit different. Take Jennifer Aniston … Continue reading

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Doggie-centric Deals!

Need a gift for a doggie loving friend? Maybe just looking to treat yourself? We’ve got some of the best doggie deals on the web… Rose or Silver 1/10ct TDW Diamond Dachshund Dog … Continue reading

Posted in Feature Articles, Saving Money, You + Dog

Why We Rescue

Photographer Theron Humphrey, who gained fame last year for chronicling his Coonhound Maddie perched on top of everything from national landmarks to everyday objects, has completed a new project he calls, Why We … Continue reading

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Hero Dog Saves Owner

Otis Orth crashed his snowmobile in the Alaskan community of Trapper Creek this past Sunday afternoon on his way to the grocery store. With dislocated limbs and a neck injury all he could … Continue reading

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Dog Saved From Frozen Lake

The Coast Guard crew of the cutter Bristol Bay found a dog that was stranded on the ice of frozen Lake St. Clair Monday, about four to five miles off the coast of … Continue reading

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Puppies Huddle Around Fire

Even with all their fur, this group of puppies look for a way to ward off the cold winter air in China. Apparently the adorable dogs bark non-stop until the canteen stove is … Continue reading

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Pup Survives Trip in Car Engine

Betty Boop, a curious Jack Russel, somehow managed to climb into a car’s engine and found herself lodged in the pipework. It was until the neighbor, Gavin Juliette returned from a 12-mile round … Continue reading

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Watch! Kitty Tries to Steal Treat

That is one brave kitten! This funny footage shows a tiny cat dangling for a dog’s mouth, with it’s claws firmly lodged into what appears to be a meaty treat. The dog, ever … Continue reading

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A Ferrari with Room for Pooch

A Ferrari is probably not the car you would think of when looking for a dog-friendly ride for your family. Until now. The luxury sports car has introduced a new model, the Ferrari … Continue reading

Posted in Feature Articles, Travel, You + Dog

Highway Dog Rescued With Sandwich

It took a couple of tries but Rickey Young was able to rescue a dog who was injured and laying in the HOV lane on a busy Houston Freeway on Friday morning. After … Continue reading

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Dog Chases Cat Up Tree

It’s not an uncommon sight to see cats climbing trees but dogs? Not so much. Garner, NC resident Heather Wells had to call the fire department to help get her dog Bella down … Continue reading

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Dog OCD Genes Found

A new study has zeroed in on four genes that are connected to Obsessive Compulsive Disorder in dogs. Common behaviors from dogs that suffer from OCD include hours of incessant tail chasing, shadow … Continue reading

Posted in Behavior, Feature Articles, Health + Wellness

Meds to Share With Dog

It’s late at night, and your dog is sick. Your town doesn’t have an all-night veterinary clinic, and you’re all out of the dog medicine you think will make him better. But your … Continue reading

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$10M Found While Walking Dog

A couple in California was out walking their dog last April discovered a trove of rare Gold Rush-era coins in their yard. A currency firm representing the pair have now said the 1,400 … Continue reading

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Stars Save Sochi Strays

Actress Katherine Heigl and E! News Olympic correspondent Ali Fedotowsky have become involved in rescue efforts for a pair of Sochi stray dogs. They have teamed up to save the two pups, named … Continue reading

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Anderson Cooper Look-alike Dog

Colorado’s “Worst in Show” handed out prizes for the following categories “Cutest,” “Look-alike,” “Haircut,” “Most Drool” and “Special Talent.” The inaugural event was hosted by the Freedom Service Dogs of America, a nonprofit … Continue reading

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Panda Puppies

Contrary to what you might be thinking, these puppies, born in China, haven’t had their fur dyed. They really do look like pandas. According to their owner Shaojun Shi, the dogs’ mother is … Continue reading

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Brewers Adopt Mascot

On February 17 the Milwaukee Brewers got quite a surprise—a stray wandered into their complex in the middle of spring training. Team employees took him the vet where he got a bath and … Continue reading

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Food Storage Safety

Proper storage of your pet’s food is critical to ensure that your pup is eating the freshest, healthiest food possible. Choose cans that are free of dents or bulges and bags without tears, … Continue reading

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Who Let the Dogs Out?

Maricopa county animal care and control says last year it received 6,000 calls for service from Maryvale, Arizona. That’s two to three times more than similar sized areas nearby. The reason; Chihuahuas have … Continue reading

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Landlord Insists Tenants Have Pets

Judy Guth is the best landlord. Ever. Guth owns a 12 unit apartment building in North Hollywood, California and not only is she pet-friendly, she won’t rent to people without pets. What happens … Continue reading

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