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Pet Heroes

  • Soldier the dog

    Missouri Puppies for Parole shared this story with us in honor of Veteran’s Day last week. Such a story is heart-warming to share on any day! They said, “Here is a veteran from the Greatest Generation who along with the many thousands of Veterans of so many of our wars we celebrate this week and [...]

  • Bayer’s K9 Advantix® II helps transform the lives of veterans and shelter dogs

    When examining the relationships between pet adopters and their pets, there’s a well-known phrase that might come to mind – “Who rescued whom?” Now, that phrase has a whole new level of deep meaning. Our friends at Bayer K9 Advantix® II are teaming up with K9s For Warriors to simultaneously help shelter dogs in need [...]

  • Action-Packed Puppy Rescue Leads to Action-Packed Puppy Cam

    What’s better than a puppy cam, you ask? How about a puppy cam where the stars of the show have a rescue story that reads more like the plot of an action film? That’s exactly what you’ll find when you check out this live-stream of Luke, Elliot, Raven, and Logan – 4 precious adoptable pups who [...]

  • Amazing Group Effort – How Teamwork Can Save Lives

    A few weeks ago, a dedicated Southern California rescuer, Claudia Hoffman, got a troubling phone call. Two stray dogs were seen out on a barren field in Carson, CA. Left all on their on, one was a large female Mastiff and the other a little black Terrier-Chihuahua mix. Apparently they had been there for a [...]

  • Taiwanese Photographer Helping Homeless Pets Through Art.

    In an art exhibit in Taoyuan, located in northern Taiwan, a Taiwanese photographer named Tou Chih-kang hangs his portraits on the walls.  But he is not like other artists because Chih-kang is also a hero for animals. Visiting Taiwanese animal shelters for over two years now, he has been taking more conventional and formal style pictures of [...]

  • Unsung Heroes: Feral Cat Caretakers

    There are unsung heroes who walk amongst us. Without hesitation, without recognition, and without fail, these people work tirelessly to improve the lives of animals. They come from all walks of life, all sorts of backgrounds, all shapes and sizes. What do they have in common? Helping feral cats. Anyone who’s ever met a feral [...]

  • Operation Baghdad Pups

    Meet four-legged heroes who help soldiers cope behind enemy lines! Meet Bougie, Victory and Jasmine. Even though they look like normal dogs, they are anything but! Theses dogs all come from the war zone of Iraq. They now enjoy a better life in the US, thanks to the love of the military personnel that found [...]

  • Pet Heroes: Garo Alexanian

    We love hearing stories of amazing animal saviors, and the great lengths that caring compassionate people go to in order to help pets and give them a chance at a well-cared for life in a loving home. We consider these extraordinary people – and the volunteers, donors, and adopters who make their mission possible – [...]

  • Pet Heroes: Kandu can do it!

    So what is there than Kandu can do? Go skiing? Yep! Race around in his custom cart outfitted with three rollerblade wheels? Yep! Enjoy his life to the fullest! Yep – thanks to his amazing adoptive home, an inventive mechanic and a plastic product company, Kandu can do just about anything a four-legged dog can [...]

  • Make a Special Valentine this Year

    One of the things that gets keeps me up at night is thinking about chained and tethered dogs. They suffer in the cold, in the rain, in the heat. They’re alone and can’t go anywhere. I’ve learned that sometimes owners who chain or tether their dogs don’t know any better. And that’s why I think [...]

 
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