You may notice that Murray doesn't look like other dogs. He is wonderfully unique. And it was his looks, in part, that made his family fall head over heels in love with him. Murray's story now has a happily ever after, but for a good, long while, things didn't look so rosy. Murray was born in Puerto Rico, where he contracted distemper and was abandoned on Dead Dog Beach … [Read more...] about Dog abandoned on beach finds his forever family – and fame! – in Massachusetts
Tex Gilligan, 74, was in good spirits as he recovered in a Texas hospital after being shot while out hunting in New Mexico. Seemingly alone in the woods, Gilligan at first thought he was the victim of a random sniper when he was shot in the back through the driver's seat of his car, suffering three broken ribs, a punctured lung and a broken shoulder bone. There was some luck … [Read more...] about Man forgives the dog that shot him while hunting: “He’s a good dog.”
We really don't deserve dogs, but at least we can award them for being so wonderful. This July, a six-month old golden retriever named Todd saved his owner, Paula Godwin, from a rattlesnake bite. He was recently crowned winner of the first ever "Milk-Bone Dog of the Year" award at the 8th Annual Streamy Awards for his heroism... and virality. There are probably a thousand … [Read more...] about Todd went viral after saving his owner from a rattlesnake; now he’s the Milk-Bone Dog of the Year!
Dog lovers in Texas, the state in which everything's bigger, should fall in love with this handsome gentle giant! His name is Stevie. Sweet Stevie was surrendered to animal control officers in Livingston, TX, after he grew to be larger than his family was expecting. After awhile, though, his clock ran out, but just when he was next in line t be euthanized, a kind person … [Read more...] about Lab lovers: look! Stevie’s a big, beautiful boy with a heart and soul to match.
Two weeks ago, staffers at Richmond Animal Care and Control (RACC) saw yet another heartbreaking case of the unthinkable; a little dog had been found in a trash bag, alone at the side of the road. Generally, staffers told CBS 6, it's usually too late for these animals - but little Annabelle was found alive. And now, she's got a forever family to give her all the love she … [Read more...] about Sweet little dog discovered in trash bag finds her “happily ever after”