— After struggling with his own mental health, founder David Rogers committed himself to advocating for dogs facing such challenges.
— "The Walking Dead" star has joined The Majority Project, a photo campaign to change negative perceptions of Pit Bulls and their owners.
— Former PETA chairman Alex Pacheco believes so, and his non-profit group, 600 Million Dogs, has such a food in development.
— The documentary gives audiences an inside look at a prison partnership between inmate handlers and the rescue dogs they train.
— The tragic case of domestic-abuse victim Christy Mack got me thinking about her dogs and the pets of other survivors; fortunately, one shelter has a way to help.
— Miss P took a carriage ride through Central Park as part of the annual Canines and Coaches event.
— SayNoToDogMeat.Net will rally the world on April 4 with its first Global March for Dogs and Cats in the Pet Meat Trade.
— These one-day events introduce animal advocates to the art of lobbying -- so they can encourage their state legislators to support humane laws.
— The makers hire at-risk teens to work in the bakery, helping them to learn valuable work skills and overcome homelessness.
— When the vet bills pile up, GoFundMe, Plumfund, and PetChance allow you to ask friends and family for financial help through social media. Is that okay, or would you never?
— Through sales of pet products and Valentine's Day kits, Tito's Vodka helps Emancipet provide low-cost and free spaying and neutering services.
— Found Animals will award five $2,500 grants to spay/neuter groups that use the #50shadesofspay hashtag on Facebook this month.
— Show dogs and their owners take a ride in the second annual Canines and Coaches event, helping to save the NYC carriage horses.
— It’s Random Acts of Kindness Week, and we've got plenty of ways dog lovers can give people and pets a paw up.
— The Poodle mix with spinal issues needed a lot of help on his road to adoption, but it worked out in the end -- he now has his forever home.
— The guitarist/singer has a soft spot for older pups, and she will walk in a dog fashion show to benefit Muttville Senior Dog Rescue.
— Owner Christine Iverson is baking dog treats to benefit animal rescues while encouraging others to do the same with her free downloadable bake sale kit.
— Let's meet the selfless volunteers who take these infant guide-dog pups into their homes, train them, love them, and then let them go.
— Caring for my most challenging dog client is still more enjoyable than cold calling. Have you considered changing jobs to one that involved animals?
— She went from being a food-aggressive foster dog to sharing with her pack, and the woman who changed Maggie's life found her own changed as well.
— When a small-town shelter in Georgia faced the possibility of euthanizing dogs to clear space, an angel army arrived, placing the dogs in foster homes.
— "It's not a formal refuge," says founder Mike Whitley. "We're just volunteers with the time, space, and love to share our home with dogs.”
— The cruel practice of using dogs as test animals is alive and well, and Beagles are one of the most popular breeds.
— The Poodle-Bichon Frise survived being thrown away to become a rescue star and a mascot for One Spirit, One World.
— We chat with founder jme Thomas, who hit on a great way to give dogs more exposure: Name them after rockers!
— In the program, veterans train dogs to become service animals who will help them navigate post-war life.
— I could go to a local rescue and adopt a dog within a few hours -- and it's really hard not to do exactly that.
— The Pit Bull was set on fire as a puppy, but brave Susie wouldn't give up on life -- or humans. Her story has changed animal-cruelty laws in North Carolina.
— From educating the public to hosting spay/neuter events, this North Carolina group is dedicated to saving Pit Bulls.
— The eco-friendly beds are a big hit with celebrities, including Jessica Alba, and Kari puts Greener Pup's profits toward the Ace of Hearts rescue.
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