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Stray Dog Decides Family's Sidewalk is His Home, But He Won't Let Them Touch Him

Stray Dog Decides Family's Sidewalk is His Home...

I was eight years old when a black dog began living on our sidewalk. He was a chow mix, black all over, except for a small white patch on his...

Stray Dog Decides Family's Sidewalk is His Home...

I was eight years old when a black dog began living on our sidewalk. He was a chow mix, black all over, except for a small white patch on his...

After Being Told Their New Dog Was Too Sick to Survive, Family Refuses to Give Up on Him

After Being Told Their New Dog Was Too Sick to ...

In August, we decided to get a playmate for our first dog. We drove about half an hour to this small shelter and picked out our perfect little baby, a...

After Being Told Their New Dog Was Too Sick to ...

In August, we decided to get a playmate for our first dog. We drove about half an hour to this small shelter and picked out our perfect little baby, a...

Good Samaritan Passes By Just As Puppy is Dumped in the Middle of the Woods

Good Samaritan Passes By Just As Puppy is Dumpe...

I was on the way to my then-boyfriend's place to go out on the boat for the day. What I didn't realize is how that day would forever change my life.

Good Samaritan Passes By Just As Puppy is Dumpe...

I was on the way to my then-boyfriend's place to go out on the boat for the day. What I didn't realize is how that day would forever change my life.

Feral Cat Disappears From Neighborhood for Six Months, But Then Returns to Her Favorite Person

Feral Cat Disappears From Neighborhood for Six ...

Jack first came to my house about six years ago. She was scared and hungry and wouldn't let me near her. I started feeding her, and after several months, she...

Feral Cat Disappears From Neighborhood for Six ...

Jack first came to my house about six years ago. She was scared and hungry and wouldn't let me near her. I started feeding her, and after several months, she...

One-Eyed Kitten That Rides Around on Shoulders Struggles to Find Home

One-Eyed Kitten That Rides Around on Shoulders ...

Iris was born under an abandoned trailer in Stuarts Draft, Virginia in the late summer. The trailer was removed, leaving no shelter.

One-Eyed Kitten That Rides Around on Shoulders ...

Iris was born under an abandoned trailer in Stuarts Draft, Virginia in the late summer. The trailer was removed, leaving no shelter.

Bonded Senior Golden Retrievers Find Home with Couple Mourning Their Beloved Golden

Bonded Senior Golden Retrievers Find Home with ...

Feeling depressed and overwhelmed by the losses of many friends and family members during the previous few months, including our 10 year old golden Miss Abby, I felt myself heading...

Bonded Senior Golden Retrievers Find Home with ...

Feeling depressed and overwhelmed by the losses of many friends and family members during the previous few months, including our 10 year old golden Miss Abby, I felt myself heading...