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.

Limo Driver Saves a Little Dog on Brooklyn Bridge


Written by: Phil Monahan

The little dog’s life was surely in danger, as he ran through traffic on the bridge.
Photo by Garrick Quinones via ABC News

A limousine driver who saw a dog loose in traffic on New York City’s iconic Brooklyn Bridge didn’t take the stereotypical Manhattanite approach–Don’t get involved! Instead, he showed real. . .

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Man Works to Free More than 1,000 Dogs from Chinese Dog-Meat Industry


Written by: Phil Monahan

Marc Ching poses with dogs destined for the slaughterhouse, who will now get a second chance.
Photo ANIMALHOPEANDWELLNESS/INSTAGRAM via mashable.com

American activist Marc Ching, of The Animal Hope & Wellness Foundation, is currently in China, working to rescue dogs destined to be slaughtered for the annual. . .

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A Dog Named Sido and the Birth of the No-Kill Movement


Written by: Phil Monahan

Sido shares a smooch with her main protector, no-kill advocate Richard Avanzino.
Photo courtesy Richard Avanzino, via cbsnews.com

A wonderful story on the CBS News website recalls an important story from 1980, focused on the life of a Collie-Sheep Dog mix named Sido. When her owner, Mary Murphy, passed away, the. . .

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