— He survived pack life on village streets in Northern Saskatchewan, but now the mixed-breed tripod lives the good life as an indoor dog.
— With a swipe of my husband’s credit card to the adoption coordinator, Doug was ours -- no home visit, no background check, no judgment.
— I adopted my dogs from shelters, and they're worth every penny.
— The therapy dog, rescued from a horrific hoarder situation, has visited some 300 schools.
— We bust common misconceptions that prevent some people from adopting rescue dogs.
— Lucky Dog Retreat Rescue in Indiana believes it can work around his impediment to adoption.
— His foster mom "had never seen a dog in that much despair," but now he's playing like a puppy.
— My parents adopted Shea Farrell after only 5 weeks, but he didn't replace Jessy -- instead, he made us remember why we love dogs so much.
— Bagheera the black Collie mix is moving from Italy to England for a better chance at adoption.
— Before signing up, I talked to some experts about what volunteering at a shelter is really like.
— Allison Janney hosts the PBS documentary series; see the video trailer for the episode airing Oct. 5.
— The Petaluma Animal Services shelter was nearly silent after it found homes for all the dogs it had.
— "What they found was heartbreaking. ... He was skin and bones and barely alive."
— The Helen Woodward Animal Center asks people to light candles in memory of shelter animals.
— Anne and husband Wil of "Star Trek" fame are big supporters of the event that benefits the Pasadena Humane Society and SPCA.
— The shocking message leads to a website aimed at making Broward County a no-kill community.
— Xoloitzcuintli Primitive Breed Rescue has taken in 10 of these intriguing dogs in less than a year.
— The group that pairs models with Pit Bulls for its yearly calendar is releasing a book; we talk about rescue, BSL, and gorgeous pictures.
— Thanks to Recycled Pets NorCal, the big lad is recovering nicely and will be up for adoption.
— Our writers and editors share the many things dogs do for them. We want you to share yours.
— In this touching video by Annie Hart, the bond between two strays is evident.
— The sick Pug was dumped at an SPCA in a box after years of breeding; now, she gets to enjoy life.
— For 10 years Paul and Vicki Hopkins have saved many abandoned dogs and cats from euthanasia.
— He overcame a life of abuse and now helps kids in rehabilitation hospitals and schools.
— We had tense moments: I told the hotel we were traveling with pets -- and we showed up with 9!
— Famous athletes and rock stars pose with dogs in this Baltimore-based ad campaign.
— Strays in Puerto Rico lead a miserable existence, but these volunteers are helping find them homes.
— Precious Pups Rescue of New York was shut down after allegations it adopted out sick dogs for high prices; is better regulation the solution?
— Living with dogs has changed my life -- here are 10 things that mark me as a dog lover.
— An animal control officer in a state park found a cardboard box full of Pitties; she took one home.
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