Frankie Hernandez asked his dog Apollo to "continue to be there for her like you were for me." Now, could the family get back together?
Sergeant Daniel Fitzpatrick was in for a treat after receiving a call that left him with two goats as ride-alongs for the rest of the day.
"Dog Whisperer" Cesar Millan helps a veteran with PTSD train his dog to get along with his young son, and offers tips to calm stressed dogs.
The baby giraffe was born on Saturday and is now up and roaming his enclosure!
The no-longer-pregnant giraffe finally delivered her male calf after more than 15 months - and she has a few things to say about it.
Nero is a bighearted dog. He's gentle and loving. But he's also bighearted in a way that is likely to mean his life won't be long.
Sebastian, a French bulldog, and Luna, a Pomeranian, recently got engaged, to the delight of their 64,000 Instagram followers.
Jason Parker has shipped more than 100 wheelchairs to animals in need through his nonprofit, Gunnar's Wheels Foundation.
They say that elephants never forget, and one elephant at the Whipsnade Zoo in England will always remember being fed by Queen Elizabeth II.
Patrick Stewart and his newest leading lady, a foster dog named Ginger, seemed headed toward forever. But this law got in the way.
About two weeks before Thanksgiving, someone asked Brant Pinvidic if he'd like a turkey. Now, Albert is a beloved member of the family.
A father and son fought a deadly flood to save a drowning horse named Tilly by bringing her into their home and keeping her head above water.
Rowdy, an aging dog from Oregon, has become a spokesperson for vitiligo, teaching kids with the condition to love the skin they're in.
Moonpie the mini cow was rescued from auction. Now she lives inside the house at the Rocky Ridge Refuge, along with her furry best friends.
It's easy to fall for Ruby. The dog can't see or hear, but she knows how to play — and she really, really knows how to love.
Firefighter Andrew Klein found the dog unresponsive lying beside a bed, but he was determined to bring it back to life.
A curious mind and a slippery slope sent Mike, an 11-year-old dog, careening over a 16-foot embankment into a frigid river in Connecticut.
Scooby's ears had to be removed. To make him feel better, staff at the vet hospital gave him a stuffed friend with the same condition.
The Clydesdale, named Neigh-Neigh, cheered residents at a senior living community in Michigan.
David Mizejewski, host of National Geographic's "Pet Talk," joins Kathie Lee Gifford and Regis Philbin with some baby animals that look cute now, but are NOT...
A nonprofit program that trains service dogs for military veterans has also benefited prison inmates, who are thankful for the opportunity.
Charlie missed them so much!
The little newborn is making friends everywhere she can, and that includes the family pet!
For a brief moment, politics was put aside in favor of pawlitics.
Dog lovers all around Hollywood shared pics of their beloved four-legged friends.
Dr. Evan Antin (named Sexiest Veterinarian Alive by People magazine) joins co-host Susan Lucci and Kathie Lee Gifford on National Puppy Day to explain everything...
After falling in love with a sick cat, the family decided to adopt her to teach their kids a lesson about the beauty in life's difficulties.
At the age of 18, Julep found herself in an animal shelter instead of at home. Wayne Lerch wasn't going to let her stay there.
Bandit is a happy, playful pup who, until very recently, resided at Georgia's Gwinnett County Jail for three years.
Lucy the dog was given a special custom-made birthday cake, and in exchange, we've been given this glimpse at what unbridled joy looks like.
The American Kennel Club has released their latest list of the top five dog breeds in the U.S.: beagle, bulldog, golden retriever, German shepherd and (drumroll!)...
Ever wish you had the courage to make your dream come true? This dog proves anything is possible — with a little determination!
From finding a kid-friendly canine to budgeting for veterinarian visits, our dog expert and TODAY Facebook fans are dishing out what you need to know before...
The American Kennel Club released its list of the most popular breeds this year — sure to get the approval of TODAY's puppy with a purpose.
This little fish couldn't swim upright. So Derek Burnett fashioned his pet a tiny fish "wheelchair."
Two determined ponies in NYC braved the elements Tuesday morning when their barn door apparently blew open, authorities said.
Firefighter Dan Estrada hadn't gone out expecting to rescue a dog when he went for a walk in the redwood forest behind his home last month.