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12 Dog Photos to Make You Smile

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, January 14, 2013 - 11:52am

Here in Georgia, the weather is grey and dismal adding to the beginning of the week blahs. If you're like me and need a happiness booster, then take a look at these 12 dog photos that will make you smile 1.) This dog...

The Divinity of Dogs

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, December 17, 2012 - 6:53am

Dogs offer comfort in the unlikeliest places, during the most heartbreaking tragedies. This statement couldn’t be more true in Newtown, CT over the weekend, where a group of golden retrievers, "comfort dogs" as they...

Dr. Johnson nuzzles Petey, her beloved chihuahua rescue and office greeter!

Saving Petey

Dr. Arhonda C. Johnson - Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 7:43am

Dr. Arhonda C. Johnson is the chief veterinarian at The Ark Animal Hospital in Midtown Atlanta. Her love and dedication to animals is obvious when you first meet her. And it is very apparent in the story of how she came...

image via The Bark

Thanksgiving for Your Pet

Heather Neal - Monday, November 19, 2012 - 5:25am

Thanksgiving dinner isn’t just for humans anymore. It turns out that the big meal can be pretty healthy for pets. With little to no extra prep, you can share a healthful, nutritious dinner with your dog, too. Turkey...

NOVA scienceNOW: What are Animals Thinking?

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 11:28am

Do dogs really know when they have done something wrong? I know my mom’s answer to that question is a resounding “yes!” She is often telling me about our dog Bijou’s bad behavior, like the time he climbed on a chair in...

Ray Cilli and his dog Woubie are rescued from flood waters brought on by Hurricane Sandy in Little Ferry, New Jersey.

How to Help Pets Affected by Hurricane Sandy

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 6:28am

I’m touched by the photos of families scrambling to escape the floods in their neighborhood caused by Hurricane Sandy. The images show parents, kids and their pets climbing into canoes to get away. This part is...

It's Adopt a Shelter Pet Month

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, October 22, 2012 - 4:11am

October is Adopt a Shelter Pet Month. The benefits of adopting a shelter pet are manifold. As a “pet parent” to an adopted shelter pet - my dog Bijou, I can easily and happily rattle off how much he has made a...

Barkworld Expo: Social Media Goes to the Dogs

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, October 11, 2012 - 6:23am

At this year’s Barkworld Expo, you can participate in dog yoga in the morning, a pet costume HOWL-O-Ween Charity Pawty in the evening and share everything on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest or you social network...

Photo Courtesy of S.H.A.R.E. House

Fourth Annual S.H.A.R.E. House Paws-an-Effect Dog Show Benefits Victims of Domestic Violence

Mandy Wilson - Thursday, October 4, 2012 - 11:40am

If you love dogs and want to support a great cause, the Fourth Annual S.H.A.R.E. House Paws-an-Effect Dog Show provides a great opportunity to have fun with your pet and do something that benefits others in the...

Actress Katherine Heigl hosts "Shelter Me."

Shelter Me: Uplifting, True Rescue Dog Stories

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, September 12, 2012 - 6:11am

Shelter Me is the perfect hour long testimony on why adopting shelter pets is vital. It’s hosted by actress and animal activist Katherine Heigl and is on tonight at 7 p.m on GPB. Dogs can touch our lives in such special...

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