After his owner fell and broke his neck, a golden retriever kept the man warm and alert by lying on his body and licking his face and hands.
Kathie Lee and Hoda welcome TV hosts Martin and Chris Kratt to Studio 1A. The "Wild Kratts" bring along some exotic furry friends, including a huggable two-toed...
The expectant mother says she felt a "real connection" with the orangutan.
Nonverbal six-year-old Connor Guillet uses sign language to speak to his sweet new furry companion, a deaf boxer named Ellie.
Could anything be cuter than a little kid with a smile of pure joy on their face? What about that same little kid with a giant cuddly dog?
Volunteers at the Hawaiian Humane Society bid a big farewell to a dog named Beauty after her history-making adoption.
If you're a dog owner and you see your young pup prematurely sporting a white muzzle, it could be an indicator of this.
Some veterans are turning to birds as therapy or emotional support animals thanks to Parrots for Patriots, a program started by Chris Driggins.
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How to create your own #2016BestNine collage on Instagram (like our pup Charlie's!), featuring your most "liked" moments from this past year.
Wrangler, TODAY's first puppy with a purpose, introduced us to his new handler after finishing his training to officially become a guide dog.
TODAY's precious puppy with a purpose had a lot to celebrate on Christmas... he turned six months old!
Many animal lovers want to help older shelter pets but worry about big veterinary bills. Old Dog Haven finds ways to solve for that.
The new 2017 "Peps & Pups" calendar features hot guys flexing their muscles for a good cause: helping rescue dogs find good homes through Louie's Legacy Animal...
Kathie Lee and Hoda discuss the most popular dog names of 2016. The top female dog name is Bella, followed by Lucy in second place and Daisy in third. The top...
Seaworld and Busch Gardens Animal Ambassador Julie Scardina, who has appeared on TODAY for the last 20 years, joins Kathie Lee and Hoda for the last time, bringing...
Curious mothers and aunts wished for a new baby, but when one woman posted a set of photos to Facebook, they were in for a furrier surprise.
When Kim Pacini-Hauch found out that thousands of animals at a local shelter were waiting to be adopted, she decided to take action.
A Labrador retriever who lost her litter quickly bonded with orphaned bulldog puppies whose mother died shortly after giving birth.
This panda playing with a snowman is the dose of Christmas cheer you never knew you needed!
Before school starts at 8:30 a.m., Willow Phelps gets busy. She feeds the family pets, cleans all the litter boxes, then tackles a special chore for the geese...
TODAY's puppy with a purpose is one of many dogs who have big jobs.
At his Florida ranch, decorated veteran Tice Ridley welcomes fellow veterans with PTSD in need of friendship, fun and supportive services.
These parents created an incredible Christmas surprise for their daughter!
TODAY's puppy with a purpose, Charlie, got to know Dean Cain Tuesday morning, as the pair took a stroll around the plaza.
High school student Jalen Brooks' amusing reaction to seeing wild animals in a recent zoology class has gone viral.
When 11-month-old Aryeh went to Zoo Atlanta with his godfather, he dressed up like a fearless lion. And then he met one face to face!
The Cameron Park Zoo in Waco, Texas, is throwing a shower for proud mamma orangutan Mei, who is pregnant with her second baby.
Can you tell what kinds of animal these are just by looking at a small section of the image?
A California man who suffered a brain hemorrhage received a final, tender goodbye from his dog of six years in his hospital bed.
Traveling around the holidays can be tough, so one airport has a special volunteer to keep you stress free: LiLou the pig.
If you're planning to bring home a little pooch this holiday season, fear not! We've got you covered with everything you need to know.
It's the end of the year, so let's give our furry friends something to bark about.
In this week's Animal Tracks, see an adorable lion cub snuggling with its father and the rhino who is so young it doesn't have its horn yet.
A group of residents at a home for people with Alzheimer's and dementia have found joy in nursing tiny kittens from a local animal shelter.
Rescue workers believe 6-month-old Polly feels comforted by the "hugging" quality of the garment, which surrounds and envelops her entire body.
When John Montaldo and his sisters Angelina and Christina heard that their local mall was offering a day for pets to sit on Santa's lap and get a photo, they...