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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
Hero the guide dog has become an internet celebrity.

Photo of Graduate and Guide Dog in Cap and Gown Goes Viral

It’s graduation season, so photos of people dressed in their caps and gowns are being shared all over the place. One particular photo has gone viral because it’s so heartwarming. It’s a photo of a woman and her service...

May 17, 2013

Jog with Your Dog for a Cause

Do you like to jog with your dog in the park? This weekend you’ll get to do just that while competing against other dogs and their jog loving pet parents at the Atlanta Dog Jog. (Very catchy and easy title to remember...

April 29, 2013

Free Dog and Cat Vaccinations Saturday in Atlanta

A community outreach event focused on providing services to pet owners in neighborhoods without affordable and accessible general pet wellness care is taking place on Saturday, April 27 in Atlanta from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m....

April 25, 2013

How To Help Your Pet Cope With Pollen Allergies

The high pollen count may be causing your cat or dog’s allergies to flare up. Yes they suffer from allergies just as humans do. They can be particularly sensitive to the heavy pollen blanketing the state that is...

April 12, 2013
Owners and their pets walk to raise money for animal shelters. Photo via Atlanta Humane Society

Walk for the Animals at the Atlanta Pet Parade

For just $30 and a short walk, you could save the life of a cat or dog. It’s through the annual Atlanta Pet Parade Walk for Animals which will be held Saturday April 13. Each year, thousands of dogs and their owners hit...

April 9, 2013
Mr. Lee's life outside the house is captured in Catcam documentary. Photo courtesy:catcamthemovie.com

Catcam Reveals Cat's Mysterious Life

Ever wonder where your cat scoots off too when you let him or her out? Juergen, a German engineer who lives in South Carolina pondered that question about his cat Mr. Lee. The adopted stray cat would disappear for days...

March 18, 2013
Grumpy Cat (real name Tardar Sauce) is attracting lines of picture takers at SXSW.

Grumpy Cat is Star at SXSW No Wonder!

Tails of the City typically focuses on dogs. But this time, I'd like to talk about cats, specifically the Internet superstar Grumpy Cat. She is currently the hottest celebrity at the music, film and interactive...

March 12, 2013
Banana Joe wins best in show at the 137th Westminister Dog Show. (Photo via AP)

Banana Joe is Best in Show

Meet America’s new top dog! Banana Joe, a five year old affenpinscher from the Netherlands.He won the Best in Show title at the 137th Westminster Kennel Club dog show yesterday. It’s a pretty timely win as this...

February 13, 2013

Meet Your Doggie Match This Valentine’s Day

Forget about human online dating sites like match.com. Try finding your one true love - a four legged, furry, tail wagging bachelor or bachelorette by taking part in the ASPCA's Meet Your Match Dating show. It’s an...

February 11, 2013

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