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Bruno Enjoying the Sun Many people would assume that being blind and deaf would damper a puppy’s spirits.  However, such people would think twice before making such assumptions after meeting Bruno. At only three months of age, Bruno came to the Oregon Humane Society (OHS) from Josephine County Animal Control through the OHS Second Chance Program. Before arriving at OHS,…

By MICHAEL CHIARAVALLOTI | BUSINESS INSIDER The author with his ‘client’ Fred. The streets of New York City have a unique cast of recurring characters. Taxi drivers hollering at one another, the skateboarders scraping the pavement. Homeless people who’ve set up encampments. Nannies pushing babies in high-end strollers. And dog walkers. We’ve all seen these intrepid souls negotiating a tangle…

Please don’t take this story the wrong way – you’ll have to have a good sense of humor and not be overly sensitive to appreciate this.  Now of course, EVERY dog deserves to be loved and treated with dignity, but it’s a simple truth – not all of them can be geniuses.  Some of them are just hopelessly dopey, which…

Our dogs’ ancestors hunted for their meals in the wild and flourished on a high protein diet from different animal sources. With this in mind, Natural Balance created Wild Pursuit, a grain free diet with elevated levels of protein from multiple high-quality animal sources including freeze dried raw pieces to resemble what a dog’s diet would have been in the…

From the Animal Rescue Site: If you know me in real life, you know that I am single and that I’m very dedicated to my two little dogs that have been with me since their first day on this planet. Simba and Sophie were born in my bed in a little cabin on November 11, 2003. The cabin overlooked Lake…

… This incredibly heart-touching piece comes from Indrani, a volunteer at Pound Puppy Rescue: … I put my dog down yesterday. He was not sick. He was not old. I rescued him over 8 years ago when he was only 2 months old. And I put him down to rescue him again. Sutter would have been one of the 4…

Originally written by Cassie Jasso | Motto “She’s like 95 percent potty trained,” my boyfriend said to me as we talked ourselves into giving our new maltipoo puppy full reign of the apartment during the work day. Sure, I thought to myself. I hate the way this stupid gate takes over our small living room anyway, and Molly has plenty…

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