Dogs

Dogs are referred to as best friends for a reason. Dogs are wonderful comfort animals who brim with unconditional love. Dog stories often highlight the joy, humor, and pleasure of life with dogs as companions.
Grymek is always on call to help pamper and provide treats for canine competitors.

A Conversation with the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show's Concierge

Learn about how this attendant makes sure these canines get the best treatment before competing in the most famous dog show.

Photo credit: Todd Plitt

Meet the Westminster Dog Show’s Dog Concierge

Every February, Jerry Grymek attends to guests’ needs at the Hotel Pennsylvania at all hours. But not just any guests—dogs. Canine competitors of the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show stay at the well-known New York City hotel and Jerry—known as the Dog Concierge—is on hand to make sure their stay is first-rate.

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Amy’s doggie day-care clients love the agenda for the day.

How a Puppy Helped Her Find a New Career

When a retired teacher got an Australian shepherd, her life changed in surprising ways

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Gossip at the Dog Park

Gossip at the Dog Park

I imagine most social animals have some form of gossip. For instance, I believe dogs gossip almost as much as their owners. Don’t believe me? Then join me and Millie at the dog park and judge for yourself.

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Working Out with Your Dog

Working Out with Your Dog

Looking to get in shape and have fun doing it? Try working out with your four-legged friend. 

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Doggie Water Rehab

Doggie Water Rehab

Learn about this unique rehab center in New York City for our four-legged friends!

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Dog Adoption Tips

Dog Adoption Tips

Bill Berloni's Dog Adoption Tips.

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She was excited about retirement--until she'd actually retired. It took an Australian shepherd puppy named Kelly to point her toward a new path.

She Found the Unretirement Job She Was Perfectly Suited to: Dog-Sitting

She was excited about retirement—until she'd actually retired. It took an Australian shepherd puppy named Kelly to point her toward a new path.

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Ziva and Zeus

The Most Amazing Pet Survival Story of 2018

When two dogs went missing for 21 days, their owner feared the worst, until she checked an unusual location.

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Julie and laid-back, loyal Clyde.

She Learned to Let Go and Let God from Her Dog

Her faithful canine had wandered off, but she had to let go of her worry

Stephen, Gwen and their pups in the Dog Chapel.

This Artist Tells Us How The Dog Chapel Came to Be

Leaving a legacy with the Dog Chapel, Stephen Huneck tells us about his journey back home to Vermont.

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7 Tips Before You Adopt a Shelter Dog

7 Tips Before You Adopt a Shelter Dog

Adopting a shelter dog is one of the most gratifying experiences but there are some tips and tricks for making sure the process goes smoothly so that you can avoid any issues and just focus on bonding with your new family member.

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'Caring for dogs has given Caleb a real purpose in life,' his mom says

How a Yellow Lab Helped a Special-Needs Teen

See how a dog named Xander helped Caleb Griswold become the Mayor of Muttland Meadows.

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The Dog Chapel, a sanctum of loving memories.

Dog Chapel: A Sanctuary of Loving Pet Memories

This special place was created as a place of reflection to remember and honor departed dogs.

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