Pets

A dog helps a veteran with PTSD.
Military Outreach Stories

How a Dog Helped a Military Veteran Heal

A golden retriever leads the way out of the suffering from PTSD.

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Woman lifts her newly adopted puppy in the air.
Finding Life Purpose

4 Ways Adopting a Dog Changed My Life

Thinking about adopting a dog? Here are some ways it will change your life for the better.

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Kristin Chenoweth with her new rescue dog, Thunder
Dogs

Kristin Chenoweth: The Joys of Adopting a Rescue Dog

The popular actress, singer and friend to Guideposts introduces us to her canine companion, a rescue dog named Thunder, and discusses the joy and comfort her dogs have brought her.

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Brandon McMillan Lucky Dog
Movies and TV

A Dog Trainer's Lessons on Life

CBS’ 'Lucky Dog' host Brandon McMillan knows a thing or two about dogs. But he also has a few tricks for humans.

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Cats love people!
Emotional and Mental Health

Does My Cat Like Me?

A new study dispels the myth that cats are unfriendly, writes Assistant Editor Dan Hoffman.

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How One Dog Changed Life at a Senior Center
America's Angels

How One Dog Changed Life at a Senior Center

The runt of his litter, Jack wasn't Laura's ideal candidate to serve as a therapy dog at the senior residence center where she worked—or was he?

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Edward Grinnan and Gracie Visit 'Good Morning America'
Dogs

Edward Grinnan and Gracie Visit 'Good Morning America'

Join Edward Grinnan and his dog, Gracie, as they visit Good Morning America for a chat with Robin Roberts about Edward's book, Always By My Side!

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Jack the Comfort Dog Brings Joy to Seniors
America's Angels

Jack the Comfort Dog Brings Joy to Seniors

Meet Jack, a Miniature Australian Shepherd who serves as a therapy dog for the seniors at Gulf Coast Village,  a Volunteers of America-sponsored retirement community in Cape Coral, Florida.

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Edward Grinnan's beloved Golden retriever, Millie
Dogs

Millie the Caretaker Dog

In this excerpt from Always By My Side, Edward Grinnan's moving memoir, his golden retriever, Millie, proves to be a very vigilant and reliable roommate.

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Life and Love Lessons from Man's Best Friend
Books

Life and Love Lessons from Man's Best Friend

Poignant and insightful, Always by My Side, by Edward Grinnan, editor-in-chief of Guideposts, explores how faith shapes our love for our dogs and how our dogs shape our faith. Purchase your copy today!

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