Rugby Coach Jumps Into Canal To Rescue Elderly Husky

Senior Husky in canal

When police arrived to rescue a drowning dog in Tempe, Arizona, someone had already beat them to it. A rugby coach jumped in to save the dog on his own, despite not feeling confident in his swimming abilities. The dog was a senior Husky who had gotten herself into a tricky situation. People are now calling the man a hero because his efforts saved the senior dog’s life. However, he insists that the rescue couldn’t have been completed without a … Read more

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From Food & Toys To Pet Insurance, Here’s What You’ll Need When Preparing For A Puppy

Getting a puppy is one of life’s most joyful experiences, as it’s the beginning of a beautiful friendship that will last for years to come. And whether you’re still preparing for puppy kisses or already getting covered up in them, bringing home a new fur baby means you’ve got a lot of decisions to make and a long shopping list to match. From the cutest toys to the best pet insurance plan, there are so many things a puppy needs … Read more

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11 Surprising Things Dogs Smell That Humans Can’t

What things can dogs smell that humans can’t? Those super snoopers pick up just about every scent there could possibly be as canine noses are built for superior sniffing. Especially when compared to human olfactory senses. We’re pretty much nose blind next to our dogs. According to the American Kennel Club, “Depending on the breed, dogs have up 100 million or more scent receptors in their noses. And those terrific trackers we know as Bloodhounds have 300 million!” That means … Read more

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UPDATE: “Demonic” Chihuahua Helped His New Mom Overcome Trauma

Demonic Chihuahua Update

In April 2021, the most brutally honest adoption description led to Prancer the “demonic” Chihuahua finding a forever home. Somehow, calling the dog a “Chucky doll in a dog’s body” led to Prancer getting an overwhelming amount of applications. Eventually, it even brought him to his perfect family. Now, months later, Prancer’s new mom can’t help but gush about how much she loves him. While he might be a “haunted Victorian child” around other humans and dogs, he’s loving and … Read more

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Top 9 Pet Insurance Plans For Australian Shepherds (2022)

iHeartDogs is reader-supported. When you buy via links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission at no extra cost to you. Once an Australian Shepherd lover, always an Australian Shepherd lover. This athletic, energetic, and intelligent dog breed gives its people countless reasons to adore them. Though they have herding in their genes, they’re glad to partake in whatever athletic activity you’re doing. Unfortunately, like with most dogs, the Australian Shepherd breed is predisposed to certain medical conditions. While … Read more

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Man Has Sickening Excuse For Leaving His Dog To Drown On A Massachusetts Beach

When Massachusetts beachgoers discovered that a dog had not only been abandoned, but that he was inescapably tied to a metal rod on a dangerous part of the beach, they weren’t sure what to think. What they did know was that this poor Pit Bull was in need of immediate rescue. Thanks to their kindness, the pup, once left for dead, has now found the family of his dreams. To be abandoned is one form of atrocious abuse, but then … Read more

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Scared Dog Abandoned By Russian Troops Joins Forces With Ukraine Soldiers

Russian dog joins Ukraine troops

Max the Belgian Malinois was trained to assist Russian soldiers during the invasion of Ukraine. But now, he has switched sides and is helping protect Ukrainians instead. He had a long journey between his two roles, but he seems genuinely happy in his new position. Russian soldiers left the three-year-old working dog behind in Ukraine. The exact reason is unknown, but Max seemed scared and malnourished all alone. So, Ukrainians didn’t hesitate to reach out to him and show him … Read more

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Dog-Friendly Hikes with a Picture-Perfect View

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Your guide to the most Instagram-worthy, dog-friendly hikes

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18-Year-Old Pit Bull Mix Is Desperate For A Forever Home

A Pit Bull mix named Kane is about 18 years old, but he doesn’t have a forever home. Like many older large breed dogs, he’s been at a rescue for months after being overlooked. Kane’s previous family dumped him with two other dogs, and now he’s struggling to adapt to life at the rescue in his senior years. Kane has a lot of special needs that make it difficult for him to get adopted, but the rescue’s team isn’t giving … Read more

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