— The Pit Bull found abandoned in a storage unit in Louisiana was near death, but his recovery is nothing short of a miracle.
— As we recap 2014's most awesome dogs, we come to the unexpected canine star of this summer's soccer showdown.
— The new viral video from Freshpet even features a cast of 13 dogs (and one cat) available for adoption!
— Tia Torres and her family work with animals all day, every day. I've learned from them, among many other things, that rescue is a way of life.
— As we recap 2014's most awesome dogs, we present the case of a particularly adorable survivor.
— The bizarre friendship between a Shih-Tzu-Pekingese mix and a bird is still going strong!
— The Vafa Animal Shelter fights religious taboo and social attitudes to get dogs off Tehran streets and into new homes.
— London's front legs and shoulders were not so much broken as completely shattered, and he was littered with various burns and sores.
— Phoebe was 12 years old when her first family gave her up, but this pint-sized Pug proves that senior adoptees still have a lot to give.
— As we recap 2014's most awesome dogs, it's time to spotlight the cartoon-esque adventures of this Bull Terrier!
— Winter had her eyes removed and was ultimately given up by her family; fortunately, she found a loving home.
— Today we celebrate a dog-fighting survivor turned canine therapy expert.
— No. 12 on our list of the year's most notable dogs is a tiny gal with a big set of wheels -- and a big personality.
— After a decade in a cage himself, this former breeder works to spring other puppy mill dogs across the country.
— I recently checked out a dog who hadn't yet seen a vet, and the rescue wanted $450 in fees. Is that out of line?
— The hockey team is dedicated to getting shelter dogs adopted; player Dennis Seidenberg tells us about the project.
— The writer has three rescues and wants to hear about yours -- he's sponsoring an adoption-story contest, and the winner will be in his next novel.
— She was barely surviving on the streets of Cairo, but thanks to Camels and Friends, she has a good life in Arizona.
— Founded by Louise Coleman, the group has worked to rescue Greyhounds for more than 30 years, here and abroad.
— Backyard breeders thought the birth defect warranted a death sentence at just two days old, but this special pup is proving just how wrong they were.
— We talk to Carey Edwards of Australian Working Dog Rescue, which places high-energy working breeds in the places they love best.
— Siblings Kathy and Ali spent their lives aiding hikers, but after budget cuts they were cruelly left to fend for themselves.
— The Pit Bull was rescued from Michael Vick's dog-fighting ring and now works as a therapy dog with kids.
— The star of the new TV show "State of Affairs" chats with us about her eight dogs and the Jason Debus Heigl Foundation.
— I took in a Pit Bull foster and found myself facing fears I didn't know I had.
— The advocacy group and its "elves" are at it again, collecting toys, food, and money for dogs in need.
— Eva the Cane Corso thrives in her new home, which is taking years off her estimated age of 13.
— Multiple groups rejected me, and now I advocate for more lenient policies to increase pet adoptions.
— Despite being blind, this 15-year-old rescue dog has a happy, nap-filled life in his forever home.
— He survived pack life on village streets in Northern Saskatchewan, but now the mixed-breed tripod lives the good life as an indoor dog.
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