Dogs

The Dog That Changed Two Little Girls' Lives

The Dog That Changed Two Little Girls' Lives

Dana Polito-Corry introduces us to Carmella, the "differently abled" dog who is a perfect match for Dana's two daughters.

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The Pug That Made Her Pause

The Pug That Made Her Pause

She didn’t have time for another dog. She didn’t have time for anything—or so she thought. A senior pug named Buddy slowed her down and opened her eyes.

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The Heaven-Sent Stray

The Puppy That Helped an Alzheimer’s Patient

Discover the amazing true story of how a pound puppy helped a caregiver.

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Deaf girl teaches puppy to sign

A Deaf Girl Teaches Her Deaf Puppy Sign Language

This little girl's friendship with a rescued pup proves the language of love needs no words. 

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Photo: Lutheran Church Charities K-9 Comfort Dogs/Facebook

Comfort Dogs for Orlando

In the wake of tragedy, an offering of love and healing

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Bretagne 9/11 search and rescue dog dies

Remembering the Last 9/11 Search and Rescue Dog

Bretagne, a golden retriever and certified FEMA rescue dog, died at 16.

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Edward Grinnan trains Gracie on an underground electric fence and learns some lessons about boundaries and freedom.

How Boundaries Can Set Us Free

Training a golden retriever on an underground electric fence offers larger lessons on life.

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New Year's Resolutions for your dog

A Doggie New Year's Resolution

Edward Grinnan shares some unusual New Year’s resolutions—his dog’s.

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Guideposts Editor Edward Grinnan and his chewing-up-everything-in-sight puppy, Grace.

Puppy Love

She's adorable when not chewing up everything in sight—wait, where's the TV remote??

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Edward Grinnan and his new inspirational puppy, Grace.

The Inspirational Puppy

I felt something inside me give, something that had been clenched since the moment Millie died. 

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Edward and Grace, his new dog. Edward remembers the love of his pet, Millie, who recently passed away.

Remembering the Love of a Pet

What seemed to be an infuriating computer glitch at the moment of a pet's passing turned out to be something else.

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Edward Grinnan and his beloved golden retriever, Millie.

Losing a Pet After a Golden Summer

Saying goodbye to a beloved golden girl, Millie

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