Research has shown that simply petting a dog can lower your stress level. With this in mind, organizations have created teams of canines whose one role is to be petted by humans in stressful situations. This was exemplified in Surfside, Florida. Rescue workers were there to help recover the victims of the Champlain Towers condo collapse. While there, nine Golden Retrievers arrived to offer comfort to first responders and their families.
Millions of dogs and cats live on China’s streets.
They say “dog is man’s best friend,” and there is no statement truer for one musician named Trench.
Despite their tiny size, some small dogs act really tough. However, they still need a little help now and then to protect themselves. Unfortunately, many small dogs are often targeted by coyotes, aggressive dogs, and even birds of prey. However, one family-owned business in San Diego is doing what they can to save little lives. Paul Mott, Pamela Mott, and Nicole Mellom (of CoyoteVest)
If you ever wished that your dog could talk to you (aside from barking)
Pets, more often than not, transcend their roles as snuggly companions and eventually even become additional members of the family.
Meet Goma, the adorable “Mickey Mouse dog” from Tokyo. This 7-year-old cutie has stolen the hearts of many on Instagram due to her huge, fluffy, gray ears that make her look like a real-life cartoon mouse. We wish we could reach into our screens and give her a cuddle! Goma is a Maltese / Papillon mix, which means she’s blessed with the best qualities of both breeds.
For six days, a huge 400-meter-long (1,300 feet)
Have you ever been so drawn to something that you’ll stop at nothing to get it?
While us humans use libraries to borrow books, dogs in Saskatchewan, Canada are visiting their local library “branch” to take and return sticks. David Carter and his 10-year-old son Jeremiah created the “Stick Library” for their 2-year-old Goldendoodle named Nala and the other dogs in their neighborhood. Despite it being an ingenious addition to their local dog park, this Stick Library isn't the only one of its kind in the world.
Meet Boone, an adorable Beagle with an inspiring story (and an impressive collection of bow ties).
This week on the Top Artist Podcast, we talk to photographer Sophie Gamand about her various dog photography series and...