Pets

How the Boy With the Golden Horn Helped Him Comfort his Granddaughter

How the Boy With the Golden Horn Helped Him Comfort his Granddaughter

When her pet rabbit was dying, the seven-year-old learned about the Rainbow Bridge.  

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Kara Twomey holding Squeaker the robin in the palm of her hand.

She Bonded With an Injured Robin

This animal rescuer learned valuable life lessons from the resilient baby bird.

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The Chiassons and their dog, Bear

She Raised Money to Bring Her Soldier's Dog Home from Afghanistan

Puppy Rescue Mission has helped military men and women bring home more than 3,000 dogs and cats.

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Chris and Bear playing together.

The Veteran and Dog Behind Puppy Rescue Mission

When Anna Chiasson got a call from her fiancé Chris, who had been deployed to Afghanistan, she was surprised to hear that he had taken in a puppy and wanted to get her home to the states. Little did Anna know what a journey that would be—for both her and the dog—but, in the end, a bigger mission was born.

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The Inspiration Behind 'The Art of Racing in the Rain'

Author Garth Stein on how his love of dogs turned into a bestselling book and a major motion picture. 

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Bestselling author Karen Kingsbury and her husband, Donald

Karen Kingsbury on Bringing Her Christmas Puppy Home

The best-selling author and her husband, Donald, didn’t think they could love another dog again—until Toby came along.

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Karen, her husband, Donald, and their Lab, Toby

Author Karen Kingsbury: The Puppy That Came for Christmas

Could her husband, still grieving a beloved family pet, open his heart to a new dog?

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This Heaven-Sent Horse Healed Her Family

An elderly palomino befriends a lonely paint horse and brings hope after the death of a beloved pet. 

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W. Bruce Cameron with his dog Tucker

W. Bruce Cameron Opens Up About His New Book and His Lifelong Devotion To Dogs

The best-selling author and screenwriter of A Dog’s Purpose keeps the adventures of the beloved Bailey going.

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How Roaches Help Her Cope with a Debilitating Disease

This 12-year-old, who has Neurofibromatosis, happily keeps 5,000 cockroaches in her bedroom.

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8 Celebrities Who Adopted Rescue Dogs

These actors, singers and news anchors have a soft spot for pups in need.

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How God Brought Her Horses Together

After LeAnn Convis’s horse Storm lost her pasture mate, she searched endlessly for another horse to adopt but none felt like the right fit. It was when she went to buy more grain that the store clerk told her about a golden palomino named Kado, who lived just 10 minutes away and needed a retirement home. Will he be a good companion to Storm?

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