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Lab Rescues Two Stranded Dogs From Canoe

The story is simple but exciting. Two dogs were trapped in a canoe that was being dragged downstream by the river’s currents. But a Labrador came to the dogs’ rescue, and without thinking twice, dove into the water and took the boat…

Family Dog Saves Boy with Down Syndrome

Everybody knows what a special bond dogs and children share. We also know that dogs have a highly developed sixth sense, like a super-awareness of their surroundings. Well, today we want to share this story about a family dog that…

The Story of James Bowen and His Stray Cat Bob

If you’re walking through the neighborhoods of London and you come across a man with a cat on his shoulder, don’t be surprised. It must be James Bowen and his “partner in crime” Bob. The peculiar story of how an…

Monkey Adopts Stray Dog

Friendships between animals of different species make such wonderful stories. When someone — human or animal — helps another who needs it, it’s a lesson to us all. The story we’ll tell you today is full of surprises, loyalty and…

Friends Forever: Romeo the Wolf and His Dog Friend

Friendships between animals of different species are always surprising. And when they happen unexpectedly, they’re even more interesting. It’s understandable that when two pets live together, even if they don’t get along to begin with, they end up forging a friendship.…

Vali’s Long Journey

When you hear the word “trip,” what immediately comes to mind are vacations, dreamy beaches, or relaxing and not doing anything. However, Vali’s trip was very different one. It’s one we wouldn’t wish on anyone, although it also had its positive…

Dog Doctors in Madrid

They may not have medical degrees, but believe it or not there are now “dog doctors” treating patients. At least that’s how the province of Madrid sees it. They aim to bring therapy dogs to educational centers, hospitals, and senior residences with…

Meet the dog who cared for orphaned chimpanzees

This is the story of Princess, a dog who at barely one year old narrowly escaped death. She was fortunate enough to be adopted by Jenny and Jimmy Desmond, a couple who works to rescue animals in different parts of…

Hoshi the blind dog and his guide dog Zen

Guide dogs are specially trained to guide and protect blind people all over the world. Now, what if the one who’s blind is a dog? Maybe you’ve never thought about it, but today we’re going to tell you the story of Hoshi,…

Danko the Police Dog has Retired

Some dogs make their mark not only on our lives, but on history. Ever since dogs began to work as service dogs, they have given us more than enough proof that they are worthy of honor and gratitude for their…

Brinks, the smiley rescue dog

The attitudes people have towards pit bulls run the gamut. Stories in the media lately have been generating real animosity towards the breed. But we’d like to introduce you to Brinks, the smiley pit pull. He might change some minds……