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.
For a brief moment, politics was put aside in favor of pawlitics.
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.
Ever wish you had the courage to make your dream come true? This dog proves anything is possible — with a little determination!
Sir Patrick Stewart and his wife, the musician Sunny Ozell, are fostering an adorable pit bull named Ginger.
Fewer cats and dogs are landing in shelters. Those that do have a much, much better chance of getting out alive according to new ASPCA data.
Warren Muldoon never wanted to leave his late son's dog, Dakota, stranded on a snowy ledge above a waterfall — but he had no choice.
A 95-year-old woman coping with Alzheimer's disease now has a sweet puppy to help with her symptoms.
Monks at a Franciscan monastery in Bolivia recently took in a new member: a formerly stray dog.
Sheldon the pit bull's grumpy face, and the stigma attached to his breed, kept him from getting adopted. But now he's living a different life.
Leeloo the kitten was rescued off the streets of St. Petersburg, Florida. Now she's the cutest first mate to Alex Peacock, a ship captain.
The annual Big Cat Week returns to Nat Geo Wild Monday night, shining a light on these majestic animals and their dwindling numbers. Boone Smith, spokesperson...
Rhino Lightning arrived at a shelter last week with a spiral notebook filled from back to front with a child's notes about the beloved dog.
Austin Pets Alive, a shelter that specializes in helping animals most at risk of euthanasia, has created an innovative matchmaker program.
When he's on duty, Kenobi is the serious K-9 partner to Indiana Conservation Officer Levi Knach. But it's not always time to work.
Trisha Sharp's class had just finished reading a book about children who rescued a dog, when her class was presented with its own opportunity.
This is what true love looks like. Russ the dog began cuddling Kayla Filoon from the day they met, and he hasn't stopped since.
It's not that Jade Rouzeau has anything against Chihuahuas or cocker spaniels. She just prefers renting to families with pit bulls.
At the age of 12, Kylie Myers was diagnosed with metastatic bone cancer. While undergoing radiation, she asked for a kitten.
A picture has been orbiting the internet of now-retired astronaut Leland Melvin and his two rescue dogs, Jake and Scout.
Meet the three special-needs dogs who are tearing up the field in this year's Puppy Bowl.
This panda playing with a snowman is the dose of Christmas cheer you never knew you needed!
These parents created an incredible Christmas surprise for their daughter!
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...
Need a boost of cute today? Meet Willie, the Yorkie whose stylish mane is making all of us envious.
When a group of eight men took a trip to Tennessee for Mitchel Craddock's bachelor party, they weren't counting on these canine crashers.
A mother koala and her kid were caught on video being extremely lovable!
Rapper iAmMoshow may have caught "cat fever" later in life, but that hasn't dampened his passion for felines — and the ladies who love them.
See portraits of rescue cats and kittens being incredibly purrrrrr....fect.
From daily snuggles to birthday celebrations, these pampered rescue pups are living their best lives.
Whether you're ready to adopt a pup or to start volunteering at a local shelter, these tips will prepare you for your next animal adventure.
Dogs love to sleep. Most do it quietly. Not this furry, floppy guy.
A baby koala named Shayne has become an overnight celebrity after photos of him cuddling a stuffed toy surfaced.
For Chris and Mariesa Hughes, it wasn't a question of should their dogs sleep with them — it was how to fit all eight pooches on the bed.
Zen and Hisho, a Pomeranian and an Eskimo dog, are inseparable best friends with an inspiring story.
A baby panda in Belgium is having a hard time with his footing, but we couldn't love him more for it.
His owner may think it's funny but we bet this pup doesn't. See how Enzo ducks for cover when the car's rear window wiper starts swinging.
Rex, a boxer who is partially paralyzed, has forged a bond with a guinea pig named Smores, who rides in a basket attached to the dog's wheelchair.
This fan may have 'put a ring on it,' but wedding bells won't be chiming just yet!