A news anchor startled by a bark in the background during a live broadcast soon realized she had a new furry co-anchor.
The Grey Muzzle Organization, a nonprofit dedicated to helping senior shelter dogs find homes, is launching its inaugural Senior Dog Prom.
Polo the dog was horribly burned after being thrown into a fire pit. But despite his hardships, he's still full of love and affection.
You know this time of year as spring. For folks who work with animals, it's kitten season. And these little kittens need your help.
Our hearts go out to Halle Berry and her kids, who said goodbye this week to their beloved 16-year-old cat Playdough.
Before Nick Lachey was the father of three human children, there was Wookie the dog, who remains a much-loved member of the family.
It was a good hare day all around for Vice President Mike Pence's family rabbit, Marlon Bundo.
Torrey Smith, a wide receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles, just gave a major assist to a whole lot of shelter pets.
Singer Pink shared a gorgeous Instagram photo of her 5-year-old daughter, Willow, wrapping her infant son, Jameson, in a loving embrace.
Ruby the dog was nervous before her spay surgery. So vet Ross Henderson pulled out his guitar to comfort the pup with a sweet serenade.
Charlie's adopted dad says the secret to his dog's long life is being completely and utterly adored.
Blackie's family wrapped her in a garbage bag and dropped her at a shelter. But a rescuer of old dogs wasn't about to let her stay there.
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?
"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!
Patrick Stewart and his newest leading lady, a foster dog named Ginger, seemed headed toward forever. But this law got in the way.
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.
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.
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.