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.

An Amazing Photographic Journey Through the Intertwined Lives of a Dog and a Girl


Written by: Phil Monahan

A young Maria Sharp with her new dog, Chubby, who would see Maria into adulthood.
Photo by Maria Sharp

When she was just seven years old, Maria Sharp chose her dog, Chubby, from the pound, and over the past sixteen years, their bond has strengthened and deepened. Chubby was there for so many of the milestones in Maria’s life—from birthdays to. . .

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Video: Dying Man’s Condition Improves When He Sees His Lost Dog


Written by: Phil Monahan

Jame Wathen and Bubba share a moment in the hospital.
Photo via youtube

Here’s a wonderful story about the healing power of a dog’s love, as well as about the compassion shown by medical staff at a Kentucky hospital. When James Wathen was brought to the hospital a couple weeks ago, his little dog, Bubba, was sent to a. . .

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