Posts Tagged With: Dogs

May 15, 2019

After Spending 7 Years in Hawaii Shelter, Dog Finally Adopted By Couple Visiting From Michigan

Despite spending the last seven years cooped up inside of an animal shelter, this sweet pup has finally been given…

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May 14, 2019

Man Abandons His Own Birthday Party to Rescue Panicked Dog Swimming Through Chilly NYC River

When this 2-year-old pup got herself stranded in the chilly waters of New York’s East River, a heroic man abandoned…

May 13, 2019

Years After Dog Dies, Nurse Starts Collecting Pacemakers From Human Patients to Give to Pets in Need

Terri Matula has been saving dozens of animals simply by recycling the very same medical devices that are used to…

Posted in Inspiring Others
May 3, 2019

Watch Bus Driver Intervene When Dog Was in the Hands of Dubious Stranger Claiming to Be Its Owner

A compassionate bus driver is being praised for rescuing an elderly dog and returning it to its family after it…

April 26, 2019

This Dog’s Adoration for His Food Bowl Got Him Adopted Just in the Nick of Time

This dog’s fondness for his food bowl has finally found him a forever home – and just in the knick…

April 25, 2019

Deaf Puppy Gets Sign Language Lessons After Being Adopted By Man Who is Also Deaf

Emerson the puppy was only 6 weeks old when he was dumped at an animal shelter and left to fight…

April 16, 2019

Watch This Stunning Video of a Border Collie Sprinting to the Rescue of a Dog in Harm’s Way

This Border Collie is about to get its own superhero movie after it came to the rescue of its canine…

April 15, 2019

Mailman Fulfills the Final Wish of a German Shepherd On His Route That Passed Away

This elderly dog may be gone, but her owners are honoring her in the most heartwarming way. Gretchen the German…

April 9, 2019

Petco Becomes First and Only Major Pet Food Company to Ditch Artificial Ingredients

Petco has just become the first and only major pet food retailer to remove artificial ingredients in dog and cat…

March 28, 2019

Another US State Has Just Made Shelter Pets Their Official State Animal

As a means of raising awareness for animal adoption, the state of Ohio has just made shelter pets their state…

March 24, 2019

When Dog Saves Owner From Suicide, the Army Veteran Starts Chain of ‘Pawing’ It Forward

Dogs are typically described as “man’s best friend,” but Moxie the golden retriever is so much more than that to…

March 18, 2019

Woman Quits Successful City Career So She Can Live in the Woods With Over 100 Rescued Animals

Photo by Daria Pushkareva Written by Dobi Finley Daria Pushkareva was a successful photographer living in Russia’s capital city of…

March 13, 2019

When Two Dogs Became Trapped in Ice, the Perfect Russian Rescuer Happened to Be Walking By (WATCH)

The average bystander might be reluctant to plunge into icy waters in order to save two distressed canines, but thankfully, Timofey…

February 24, 2019

Dog Goes From Digging Through Trash to Being Featured in a Hollywood Movie—and Happy Ever After

Want to LISTEN to this story? Hear the segment HERE from The Good News Guru (the GNN Founder) on our Friday radio broadcast with Ellen…

February 9, 2019

When an 87-Year-old Fell Down in Winter Storm, She was Rescued by a Dog (Now Being Called Lassie)

This black Labrador mix is being hailed a hero after she came to the rescue of an 87-year-old woman in…

December 17, 2018

Woman Credits Her Brave Chihuahua as the Reason She Survived a Bear Attack

A tiny dog is being credited for saving the life of a 51-year-old woman who was attacked by a bear…

December 15, 2018

Dunkin’ and Baskin-Robbins Pay $2 Million to Bring Hundreds of Therapy Dogs into Children’s Hospitals

Though most people say that “laughter is the best medicine”, young hospital patients often find more joy in a wagging…

November 22, 2018

Dozens of People Volunteer to Entertain Lonely Shelter Pets for the Holidays–Maybe You Can Do It Next Year

This animal shelter’s Facebook post is proof that the holidays aren’t just for humans. For the last four years, Richmond…

November 20, 2018

For Years, This IKEA Has Been Quietly Welcoming Stray Dogs Off the Streets So They Can Sleep Inside

There are some popular furry fixtures inside of this Italian IKEA outlet – and they aren’t the shag rugs. For…

November 6, 2018

How This Tiny Dog Went From Living in the Jungle to Becoming a Nationally Recognized WWII Hero

We’ve all heard of Winston Churchill – but have you heard of Smokey the dog? Smokey was a Yorkshire terrier…