Ruff Life: This breast cancer survivor is ready to love you!

DALLAS — Molly was a mama that`s was going through a lot before she came to Dallas Pets Alive. Molly was found as a stray dog, and she was heart worm positive and she had breast cancer. However, Molly is strong. Dallas Pets Alive wasn`t giving up, and neither was Molly. “Thankfully, when we brought her into Dallas Pets Alive, we were able to treat her for both, and she is both heart worm negative now, and cancer free,” Amanda Peterson […]

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Dog that survived in woods alone for 3 years reunited with long-lost family

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – After three years of wondering if their family dog, Ginger,  was alive, the George family from Ucross, Wyoming got the answer in Sioux Falls, South Dakota on Wednesday. It all began in August of 2015 in Burlington, Iowa. In a hotel room in Sioux Falls nearly seven hours away from Burlington, is where we found Kandi Glick, her boyfriend Grant and a dog Glick rescued. “We started getting a lot of calls saying there was a […]

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Dog helps missing 2-year-old survive for nearly two days in the woods

LEBANON JUNCTION, Ky. — A toddler who was missing for almost two days in Kentucky was found alive Friday, and her family says her dog is the reason she survived. Charlee Campbell, 2, and her pit bull Penny emerged from the woods in Lebanon Junction after mysteriously disappearing early Thursday morning, WAVE reported. “This is our hero right here,” said Beth Campbell, Charlee’s grandmother, while petting Penny. Campbell said she believes Penny stayed by Charlee’s side the entire time she was […]

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Fur-st class tickets for rescued pets

FORT WORTH — The Humane Society of North Texas is taking the term fur-ever home to a whole new level. They partnered up with an organization called Wings of Rescue to help relocate nearly 135 pets all over the country. “Wings of Rescue’s mission is to fly pets from over crowded shelters to shelters where they are guaranteed safety and there’s a waiting list for these pets,” said Ric Browde, President of Wings of Rescue. They loaded up the animals onto […]

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Dog that hasn’t left shelter’s cage in four years draws support from around the country

WATERBURY, Conn. – A pit bull that has been locked up at a Connecticut pound for four years has gotten the attention of animal lovers nationwide. It is a case that has been sitting in Federal Court and its fate is up to the judge. Animal advocates said the Waterbury Dog Pound is looking to euthanize Rose, but people all over the country are refusing to let that happen and are pushing the judge to keep her alive. “I mean, […]

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Bomb-sniffing dog, handler reunited after service in Iraq

MONROE TOWNSHIP, Pa. – A dog that served our country in Iraq for most of his life now gets to retire with his owner. Troy Sutton of Lumberton, North Carolina, has been in Iraq off and on since 2011 with his Dutch shepherd Ali. The two were nearly inseparable for about five years while they worked together in Iraq as an explosive detection team. But when Ali was forced to retire in December due to old age, Sutton was worried […]

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Goose rescued from snapping turtle by man on unicorn pool toy

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – A heroic story involving a turtle, goose, and a unicorn played out this weekend in West Des Moines, Iowa, and the whole thing was caught on video. A video posted by Cary Coppola on Twitter over the weekend shows the events. Coppola told WHO he was driving past a pond when his wife noticed a goose struggling in the water. Coppola went to his brother’s house, changed into swim gear, and grabbed the first flotation device he […]

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Goose rescued from snapping turtle by man on unicorn pool toy

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – A heroic story involving a turtle, goose, and a unicorn played out this weekend in West Des Moines, Iowa, and the whole thing was caught on video. A video posted by Cary Coppola on Twitter over the weekend shows the events. Coppola told WHO he was driving past a pond when his wife noticed a goose struggling in the water. Coppola went to his brother’s house, changed into swim gear, and grabbed the first flotation device he […]

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Dog tied to bathroom sink for a week after owners evicted

STOCKTON, Calif. – A small dog named Autumn is recovering from a serious neck injury after she was left abandoned and tied to a sink in a Stockton home, according to KTXL. On Monday, Autumn had a fever, swelling, and tubes punctured throughout her neck. But the 6-pound terrier mix is a sweet-natured fighter. “Considering what happened to her, you would never know the pain that she’s been through because she doesn’t even show it,” said Autumn’s foster parent Christine Schamber. Schamber […]

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New study says dogs like your “baby voice”

YORK, ENGLAND — Don’t lie, we’ve all talked to dogs like a baby, and science says keep doing it! According to a study published in Animal Cognition, 37 pet pooches were tested to see how dogs responded when humans used “dog-directed speech,” or what we know as “baby voice,” and turns out, your furry friend actually likes it when you talk to them all child like! “If you talk to them in a baby tone or a soft tone, you can pretty […]

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