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Rosie the dog at Keurbooms Beach two years ago. (Photo via Facebook).

Man Chooses to Save Dog First, Then Wife From Sinking Yacht

Husbands of the world, if your yacht smashed into a reef along one of the most dangerous parts of the ocean near East London, South Africa, who would you save from the sinking vessel first: your dog or your wife? If you...

August 6, 2013
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Dogdancing: Yes it's a Competitive Sport

Don’t you get a kick out of those videos featuring dancing dogs? While searching for a particular clip, I stumbled upon a video of the Dogdancing World Championship Finals in Saltzburg, Austria from last year. It turns...

August 2, 2013

This is Your Dog at Barkworld Expo. Are You Going?

At Barkworld Expo, dogs can drink water out of glasses served on hotel tables to their heart’s content. No one will scowl at you if you push your puppies around in a baby carriage. Almost everyone has heard of and will...

July 25, 2013
Molly and Joey are spokeschild and dog against puppy mills and pet stores that sell pups.

No Pet Store Puppies Day

Have you ever wondered where pet store puppies come from? Many of them come from puppy mills and they are not the best places. The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) has launched a...

July 19, 2013
Jumpy prepares to go skateboarding - one of his many talents. Photo courtesy www.facebook.com/pages/We-are-Extreme-Dogs

Jumpy the Dog the Most Talented Pooch on YouTube

Jumpy the Dog could very well be the most talented dog on YouTube! He does more tricks than any human I know. You may have gotten a taste of his abilities by catching the viral video of the Australian collie's 20...

July 12, 2013
Katy Perry and one of the Popcats are part of the Top 10 video CATdown for Adopt a cat month.

Join Katy Perry and Others for the Top 10 Video Catdown

I know June is basically over but it’s still Adopt a Shelter Cat month. To inspire cat adoption, our pals at the ASPCA are teaming up with celebrities like Katy Perry to host the Top Ten Catdown on Ustreatm.tv tonight...

June 25, 2013
Kobe is transformed into a Sesame Street themed dog, part Big Bird, part Elmo. (Image from thefrisky.com.)

Sesame Street Themed Pooch is Extreme Dog Grooming Champ

When it comes to Extreme Dog Grooming, Kobe the poodle is the top dog. Transformed into a tribute to Sesame Street - one part Big Bird, another part Elmo with his own Oscar the Grouch in a trash can to keep him company...

June 21, 2013
Image courtesy grumpycats.com

Grumpy Cat From Meme to Movie Star

What’s next for Grumpy Cat, the web’s favorite pet meme and poster cat for the curmudgeon in all of us? Grumpy Cat the movie! Grumpy’s agent has signed a film deal for the cat whose real name is Tarder Sauce. She will...

May 31, 2013

Tips on Hiking and Camping with Your Dog at Georgia State Parks

Camping, hiking and walks in the woods. You can do all of that this Memorial Day weekend and all summer long with your dog at a Georgia State Park. The Department of Natural Resources encourages you to do so and is...

May 23, 2013
This dog was pulled from the Oklahoma tornado rubble during an interview.

Dog Found in Rubble During Interview with Oklahoma Tornado Survivor

Talk about an amazing story! A woman who survived the tornadoes in Oklahoma discovered her dog alive under rubble while giving an interview to CBS News. You’ll have to watch the video to comprehend how astonishing this...

May 21, 2013

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