This blog is dedicated to both dogs and dog lovers, and it features the best articles, photos, videos, and news that we can find from around the world. We also write about the Orvis-Morris Animal Foundation Canine Cancer Campaign and our work supporting the dog-rescue efforts of the Petfinder Foundation.

Cops Pay Vet Bills for Dog Who Protected His Owner


Written by: Phil Monahan

Fellony, above, a 10-month-old mixed breed who was shot while in front of his owner Wednesday night.
Photo via bostonherald.com

When two Boston police officers showed up at the scene of a shooting on Wednesday night, they found a 10-month-old mixed-breed pup wounded and limping. According to Fellony’s owner, . . .

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Celebrate National Dog Day With Us on Friday!


Written by: Phil Monahan

Song, Cayenne, Ellie, and Brix are just a few dogs belonging to Orvis associates who’ll be celebrating.
Photos by Nina Ossont, Steve Hemkens, Christine Atkins, and Scott McEneney

This Friday, August 26, is the 12th annual National Dog Day, an annual event conceived by animal advocate Colleen Paige back in 2004. The mission of the celebration is straightforward: . . .

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Project Unconditional Photo 35: “She Stole My Heart”

Written by: Jane Sobel Klonsky, Project Unconditional


Meg and Opal will make the most out of whatever time Opal has left..
Photo by Jane Sobel Klonsky

Seattle, Washington—Opal took Meg’s heart by surprise. The 15-year-old Corgi, a puppy-mill survivor whom she adopted nine years ago, was only supposed to stay with her long enough . . .

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