• Most Calm Dog Breeds: 10 Pups with Chill Vibes

    Kseniia / AdobeStock If you’re considering adopting a new dog, energy level is probably one of the biggest factors to think about. Dogs generally have a reputation for being excitable and energetic, but there are plenty who would rather relax and watch TV with you than demand endless hours of catch. Many breeds were bred […]

  • Ain’t Nothin’ But Hound Dog Breeds + Pictures

    By Alicia Kort Felix Chacon / Stocksy When you hear “Hound Dog,” your first thought may be of Elvis’s famous song. Despite what the King of Rock and Roll claims, Hounds usually don’t cry all the time if they’re getting enough mental stimulation and exercise, but they do often have unique, shrill barks. Of course, […]

  • 10 Best Companion Dogs That Will Stick By Your Side

    By Alicia Kort Felix Chacon / Stocksy Are you looking for a dog who can be considered your new best friend or your shadow? You’re looking for a companion dog or a dog who is friendly, affectionate, and so devoted that they might come off as clingy. Companion dogs are usually lap-dogs, but that doesn’t […]

  • 15 Husky Mixes That’ll Woo Your Heart

    By Alicia Kort Olga Murzaeva / Stocksy It’s not surprising to see Husky mixes cropping up on the streets and on social media feeds. With their stunning light blue eyes, beautiful fluffy coat, and wolf-like appearance, no one can deny that the Husky is a handsome breed. Huskies have become exceedingly popular, so it’s only […]

  • TSA Dog Adoption: Adopting Former TSA Pups

    by Daniela Lopez Allie / Adobe Stock Did you know that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) trains adorable dogs to help with important tasks such as sniffing out explosives and firearms every year? These dogs are an essential part of ensuring our safety at airports and other transportation hubs. But not all of their trainees […]

  • 115 Flower Names for Dogs

    BY JANELLE LEESON avishag shuva / Shutterstock Few things are as bright and cheerful as a happy dog, and few things make any day brighter than a bubbly pup that always seems to have a “spring” in their step. If your dog is as sweet as a sunflower, as radiant as a rose, or even […]

  • Cat vs. Dog: Which Pet is Best for Me?

    BY SAVANNAH ADMIRE anastas_ / iStock Adopting a pet can bring joy, friendship, and unconditional love into your life, and even improve your mental health and well-being. But if you’ve never had a pet before, it can be challenging to choose between a dog or a cat. Both can offer playtime, snuggles, and companionship, but […]

  • Ready for Cuteness Overload? Meet the 15 Cutest Dog Breeds Ever

    Gabi Bucataru / Stocksy Here’s the truth about cute dogs: Every dog is cute in their own way. But we’ll admit that some breeds are more traditionally cute than others, either due to their fluffy, cuddly stuffed animal-like appearance or their endearing puppy dog eyes. It’s the kind of cuteness that tugs at your heartstrings […]

  • Seniors for Seniors Dog Adoption

    By Daniela Lopez Samantha Gehrmann / Stocksy Unconditional love from a companion pet is something that everyone can relish. Dogs, in particular, can be the perfect companions for seniors, offering unwavering loyalty, boundless joy, and that special brand of unconditional love. These qualities are especially meaningful because pets don’t see wrinkles or physical limitations; they […]

  • How to Choose a Rescue Dog

    BY JANELLE LEESON Danil Nevsky / Stocksy Choosing which adoptable pup is the right fit for you is the first of many important decisions you’re going to make as a new pet parent. Rescue dogs come from a variety of backgrounds, and some may have experienced trauma or neglect. When choosing a rescue dog, consider […]