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!
Generally speaking, when con artists scam good, honest people out of their money or possessions, the Internet doesn't give them an ovation, but somehow, Princess is different. This clever fox of a shar-pei or shar-pei mix (to our eye, anyway) knows how to work that cute, worried-looking face of hers into a delicious free meal - and precisely where to go to get it. Her … [Read more...] about “Gold diggin'” dog scams McDonalds customers out of their burgers!
Tiny Maltese Soshe had been trapped alone in her house for more than a week. No food. No clean water. The sofa on which she floated wass all that was keeping her alive. Video via: Animalkind The little dog was one of many victims awaiting rescue in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, which ravaged residents of North Carolina. So many animals were stranded, in … [Read more...] about Rescuers kick in door to save stranded dog
Traditionally, firefighters are called in to rescue cats from trees (if cartoons have anything to say about it, at least) bbut this time, it was a dog who benefited from the rescue knowledge the brave men and women of the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department have cultivated. After receiving a call about a small dog who had gotten trapped in the HVAC system of a West … [Read more...] about “A pawsitive outcome!” Watch this firefighter rescue a dog from an HVAC duct
Because baby, it gets COLD outside in Indiana! When Darius Smith, wife, Danielle and their Doberman, King, moved from Las Vegas to Indianapolis, they were left with zero options for outside play and exercise in the wintertime. "When we moved here, we didn't know what to do with our dog in the winter and couldn't find a place to take him to play," Smith told the Indy … [Read more...] about Snow day, no play? Indianapolis to open the state’s first INDOOR dog park!