"Thank you for your service." It's something many of us think and say when we see or meet a veteran, and not at all far off from the gratitude we feel for our beloved dogs, who love us and our families so loyally and freely, some of them (service dogs!) serving literally, as well. And though their presence in our lives is worth the pain we feel when we must say goodbye, … [Read more...] about This senior dog helped a combat vet and his family overcome their grief
Six weeks ago, Army Spc. Alec Alcoser, 22, and his working dog, Alex, were on patrol just outside Bagram Airfield, the largest U.S. military base in Afghanistan when a young man approached. According to the San Antonio Express-News, two Afghan and three Czech soldiers stepped between Alcoser and the young Afghan to conduct a search. Alcoser called Alex back, bending down to … [Read more...] about Wounded soldier & injured military dog are reunited, recovering together
my dog has ear medicine she needs and the other one also thinks he needs it too.. nobody has the heart to tell him it’s pretend.. pic.twitter.com/Vshe7dhl3b— chloe copley (@chloecopley_05) September 12, 2018 Okay so one of Chloe's dogs needs ear medication. We're not sure why, but really, it's not important. What IS important, is that the pup's sibling clearly … [Read more...] about Sweetest thing you’ll see today: Family fakes ear meds for jealous dog
Christian Shenouda was going to buy a dog, but when someone told him he should visit a shelter to adopt instead, it seemed like a good idea. That's where he met, and fell in mutual forever-love, with a pittie mix named Ray. Shenouda told The Dodo's Pittie Nation that Ray's winning smile won him over, and Shenouda found himself quickly becoming something of a pit bull … [Read more...] about Ray’s adorable smile is what got him adopted. And now other dogs are reaping the benefit, too!
Harley has had quite the adventure, one neither he, nor owner, Shane Hale, are likely looking to experience again! Hale and Harley were happily reunited this week after the small pup fell overboard while sailing in the Gulf of Mexico last Saturday night. The pair was on their way to Key West, sailing about three miles off the coast of Englewood, FL (just north of Fort Myers) … [Read more...] about Florida pup swims three miles to safety after falling off sailboat in storm