Our journey together started in May 2018 when a man brought his five dogs to the gathering point to be vaccinated during an Outreach. Four of them were in tip-top shape, but the fifth, a little Jack Russell boy, drew our attention. He had no balance and kept falling over.
The owner asked if he could surrender him to us since he didn’t have the means to care for a special needs dog. Naturally, we obliged! I took charge of little Bobby, as he was then named, and even though we still had a full day ahead of us, he was basically glued to my arms for the rest of the afternoon.
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The joy this Pit Bull has brought to us and our other dogs is indescribable
The Labrador Retriever was bred to be both a friendly companion and a useful working dog breed
TEACH YOUR CHILDREN WELL
Teaching your children to respect dogs (and all animals)
LET'S GET REAL!
The number of animals being dumped is out of control
A Moment Of Magic
A moment of magic occurred, and Kiara’s life changed forever
11 Good Reasons To Adopt
With thousands of beautiful dogs waiting for their Forever Home in shelters across South Africa, here are just a few good reasons why adopting a dog is the right thing to do!
Deciding Which Dog Is Right For You
Dogs form an important part of our family. They require time and energy, but the rewards you receive in return can be huge. They’re good company and are a source of limitless unconditional love.
A Bond That Will Last Forever!
Turning a house into a home
ELVIS – I'm In Love, And He's All Shook Up!
Miracles follow my boy around…
SPOT - Your Synthetic Best Friend
This robotic dog is capable of a lot of amazing things, but it lacks the personality and instincts of an actual canine
How We ‘Talk' to Our Pets
Did you ever wonder how you can look in your pet’s eyes and know if he or she is sad, mad or glad or wants attention and they can do the same for you? How can that be when there are no spoken words between you? The answer is neuroscience, and you don’t have to be Dr. Doolittle to “talk” with the animals. We sometimes forget humans are part of the animal kingdom, too, with much the same physical organs and emotions.
Ensure your space is safe for furry roommates with these smart tips for pet-proofing your home.
WHO'S a good business model? It's YOU! Yes it is! You're SUCH a good business model! Yes you are!
Locked-down Americans are pampering their pets like never before, and Chewy is reaping the benefits
Facing Those Final Days With the Special Care Your Pet Needs
Because most pet owners tend to outlive their pets, there comes a time in most pet-human relationships when time starts to run out for your beloved cat or dog.
A Fish Named Dog
I locked eyes with the fish as I tapped flakes of food into his tank. He stared blankly at me through the glass. Not exactly my idea of a perfect pet.
Tail-Waggin' tips help keep your painting pooch healthy and clean after a sun-soaked play date.
Pets And Your Health
For as long as we can remember, humans and domesticated animals have shared a special bond. The mutually beneficial relationship has served many purposes. In recent years, that bond has been applied in the medical field. Pet therapy, a field sometimes referred to as animal-assisted therapy, has gained popularity across the country. Medical institutions are recognizing the innate abilities dogs have to tune in to humans and their feelings. Cancer centers and behavioral health practices have been perhaps the most visible in animal-assisted therapy.
A Dog That Can Do Both
Building a versatile pack that can trail and tree different types of game.
Doggy Gets a Day Out
Field trip programs allow dogs needed time away from the shelter.
Tabitha founded the non-profit Pawsitive Pawsibilities to provide service dogs free of charge to people with physical disabilities.