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Pet Stories

Our furry and feathered friends bring
so much joy to
our lives. In so many cases,
pets are nothing short of
angels in disguise:
like the wheelchair-bound therapy
dog who
cheers sick children or the stray kitten who

restored one woman’s faith and hope
during a trying time in her life.

Pets are indeed earth angels.
There’s so much we can learn
from them, so read on!






Recent Pet Stories

A black cat peers in at a trapped dog.
Watch as a trapped pooch finds himself freed by an unlikely hero: a black cat.

Bella the dog cuddles up to her departed friend, Beavis the beaver.

Though a dog and a wild beaver make unlikely friends, Bella was terribly sad when her beaver buddy passed away.

close-up of an orange tabby cat.

In this excerpt from Their Mysterious Ways Too, a stray becomes an important part of God's ministry.

by Sue Kjellsen
, Pinehurst, North Carolina

A frustrated dog stares down the cat who has usurped his bed.

Cats are mighty cute but they can be troublemakers too, as these dogs learn the hard way.

Protected by a safe, dominant power... isn’t faith a bit like that?

by Edward Grinnan

A black-and-white kitten uses its rear paws as playthings.

This adorable cat is so eager to roughhouse, it picks a fight with its own feet!

Jane Harlan Nichols with Bella
A girl who hadn’t spoken in two years, a spaniel who understood and the woman who took a chance.
by Jane Harlan Nichols
, Weston, Florida

A golden retriever lounges on an inflatable raft in a pool.
Most of us enjoy a cooling dip on a warm day, but these dogs really enjoy being doused!

Danny the pup is examined before undergoing cataract surgery.

Danny, a four-month-old puppy, will touch your heart as he takes his first steps after regaining his vision.

adorable duck gets pampered

An adorable duckling has a busy day running after its caretaker, paddling around a plastic bucket, getting blown-dry and finally getting stroked.

Nilah, a Bernese Mountain Dog puppy
Cute cats move aside for this Bernese Mountain Dog puppy, who'll steal your heart as she playfully encounters her first lemon.

A tiny kitten squeezed into a teacup

You won't be able to resist watching these adorable cats and dogs as they try to fit themselves into vases and boxes and cups, oh my!

The subway kittens
New York City has a reputation as a tough town, but transit officials demonstrated a tender side recently when they shut down a subway line so that two kittens could be rescued.

Peggy Frezon with her spaniel, Kelly, and Kathy with her golden, Moses
She thought her dog, Kelly, could use a companion. Instead she brought home an enemy.
by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

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