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.

Florida Cop Responds to Call at Animal Shelter and Adopts Irresistible Puppy


Written by: Phil Monahan

Officer Marcus Montgomery cuddles young Kylo.
Photo by Panhandle Animal Welfare Society via facebook

Last week, Fort Walton Beach (FL) Police Officer Marcus Montgomery was called to an animal shelter because of a disturbance caused by a former employee. But as he was doing his. . .

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Video: Petrified Petra, an Amazing Journey Back to Life


Written by: Phil Monahan

It’s hard to believe that this is the same dog.
Photos by Valia Orfanidou, via thedodo.com

“Petra” is the Greek word for stone, and when you look at the “before” photo of this dog, you’ll see how appropriate the name is. Her mange was so bad,she really looked like her skin had. . .

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Project Unconditional Photo 22: A Champion Tracker

Written by: Jane Sobel Klonsky, Project Unconditional


Ellie’s body may have slowed down, but her nose is still going strong.
Photo by Jane Sobel Klonsky

Weston, Vermont—Ellie is a 14-year-old Yellow Lab, and she is the most patient dog you can ever imagine. Having competed in AKC performance events, she has lots of titles to her name and. . .

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