Pets

An artist's rendering of a young girl feeding dogs and cats
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Love, Saige

An animal lover who is too young to volunteer at a shelter finds another way to help the dogs and cats who live there.

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Four success stories from Susie's Senior Dogs
Dogs

The Inspiring Stories of Susie's Senior Dogs

The woman behind the non-profit organization Susie's Senior Dogs has a new book out, and we're pleased to introduce our readers to some very sweet pooches.

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Illustration of cats and dogs dressed warmly
Angels

A Woman's Valentine's Day Mission to the Animal Shelter

February 14 was a perfect day to help 14 tender creatures

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How This Dog Lover Became a Cat Fancier
Inspiration

How This Dog Lover Became a Cat Fancier

After saying goodbye to her beloved pooch, Dr. Carol Bocan prayed about adopting a cat. Her prayers were answered by a very special feline named Luna.

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A Dog Named Daisy Brings Comfort to Crime Victims
Service Animals

A Dog Named Daisy Brings Comfort to Crime Victims

Watch as Lori Raineri introduces her dog, Daisy, whose life's work takes place at the Yolo County, California, district attorney's office where she comforts crime victims, particularly children.

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Tianna (left) and Gianna with their favorite friend, Carmella
Service Animals

This Differently Abled Rescue Dog Fit Her Family Perfectly

Her daughters, who both live with multiple disabilities, wanted a dog "just like us" for Christmas. But where in the world would she find such a pooch?

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Kate Parker-Egner's intuitive cat, Cotton
Service Animals

This Cat Senses When Someone Is at Risk of Suicide

A mental health counselor and cat fancier takes in a fifth feline, which proves to be unexpectedly invaluable to her practice.

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The Dog That Changed Two Little Girls' Lives
Dogs

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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Wren and Beaux, a service dog specially trained for PTSD survivors
Service Animals

Leaning on His Best Friend in the Face of PTSD

Wren Thomas shares how his service dog, Beaux, has helped him cope with PTSD after Wren was kidnapped by Nigerian pirates.

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The Pug That Made Her Pause
Dogs

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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