WASHINGTON — A shelter pup in Georgia is one lucky dog after pictures of him went viral and adoption applications began pouring in. Rami is a dachshund and pit bull mix. Imagine a dachshund or basset hound…
WASHINGTON — Few things in life are cuter than a dog, but before you fall head over heels for a four-legged furball and decide you can’t live without him, there are a few things to…
CLINTON, Md. (AP) — Animal welfare advocates are offering a $7,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of whoever used a scalding-hot substance to burn a dog in Prince George’s County. The Humane Society…
WASHINGTON — A pot bellied pig who suffered from life-threatening burns in a November house fire is headed home. Pebbles was at home on Nov. 23 when a house fire destroyed his owners’ Upperville, Virginia…
WASHINGTON — It could be changing family situations. Sometimes there were financial troubles, or a just a spur of the moment decision by a pet owner: In recent years, area animal shelters saw a sudden…
Firehouses are designated as safe places, and apparently a
stray Yorkshire terrier figured that out.
There are plenty of human foods that aren\’t just unhealthy for cats and dogs, but could be lethal.
A 12-year-old Hurricane Katrina survivor is catching some
attention through his
volunteer work with kittens at a Phoenix, Arizona animal shelter.
After officials euthanized a dog owned by a Spanish nursing assistant infected with Ebola, some are concerned about the canine role in the transmission of the virus. A local veterinarian says there\’s no need for alarm.
Washington Animal Rescue League recently received an influx of dogs from other shelters, some of which were pregnant. Now the shelter has a surplus of adorable puppies.
Owning a pet can offer companionship, but researchers are saying pets offer more perks, including better physical and emotional health
for aging generations.
After their tour of duty ends and their military lives are over, some war dogs are just looking for love.
When people are subject to domestic violence, their pets aren\’t safe either. And the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals wants to help.
Pet lovers\’ pictures may give crooks the upper hand.
Dudley Do-Right is the epitome of puppy cuteness.