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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

Chaos the boxer
This pooch's preferred method of making his way downstairs will make you a chuckle.

A crow returns a twig to the human hand who threw it.

You'll get a kick out of this talented bird that plays a game of fetch as well as any dog.

The lucky dog who was rescued from San Francisco Bay

A dog struggling to stay afloat in San Francisco Bay is rescued by a pair of boaters who happen upon him.

A black chihuahua in a woman's lap

A family finds comfort when they are assured that their chihuahua is happy in heaven.

by Jane Martinec
, Scotia, New York

A cat and a rat curl up together for a nap.

They may not be the lion and lamb, but the lesson is the same.

The singing cockatiel, perched on a keyboard
Just try not to smile as you watch this cockatiel sing the theme song from the animated film "My Neighbor Totoro" to keyboard accompaniment.

Cricket the Persian kitten

Start your day off right with this awww-some video of Cricket, a fluffy and adorable Persian.

A dog hangs his head outside a moving car to enjoy the breeze.

Dog lovers know how special their canine companions are, and here are some valuable lessons from our four-legged friends that are well worth remembering.

A polar bear, swimming

Animal trainer Mark Dumas has bonded so strongly with a polar bear named Agee that the two frolic together during their morning swims.

Lucky the kitten is brought back to life by a firefighter.

Watch as a quick-thinking firefighter brings a kitten back to life.

Harmony the Comfort Cat
You'll fall in love with this homeless kitten who took it upon herself to minister to the residents of a nursing home.
by Carla Werre
, Madrid, Iowa

Bear the mastiff, who saved the family who recently adopted him

Bear, an abandoned mastiff adopted just days before, came through for his new family when he woke them up to alert them that their house was on fire.

Bonedigger the lion and Milo the weenie dog

An unlikely pairing has occurred at an animal park in Wynnewood, Oklahoma, where a full-grown lion named Bonedigger and a dachshund named Milo are fast friends.

An artist's rendering of a grey cockatiel

An AWOL cockatiel is watched over from above until he turns himself in.

by Kim Ramsundar
, Schenectady, New York

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