Justin Hanley was at home when he noticed a puppy tied up on his front steps. Then he read the heartbreaking note she'd been left with.
Lulu the dog is a very good girl but she is not, unfortunately, a very good bomb-sniffing dog — and that's why she got fired by the CIA.
A service dog with a large head and an even bigger zest for life is being recognized for helping his beloved humans start living again.
Terri, Bindi and Robert Irwin are putting on their khakis and heading out into the wild again.
A stray rooster met the utterly perfect rescuer on the Appalachian Trail. You might call this fluffy guy the cluckiest rooster on earth.
A study of whale and dolphin brains show it's not size that matters, but socializing. The more social an animal is, the bigger its brain.
A horse trainer stretched the boundaries of a Super 8 motel's pet-friendly policy by checking her horse into the room to watch some TV.
Dog lovers the world over are grieving for Smiley, a blind therapy dog with an irresistible grin and an inspiring rescue story.
The Weavers reunited with Izzy one day after their Santa Rosa, California, home burned to the ground.
California is officially the first state to ban puppy mills with a new law that favors adoption and rescue groups.
Thanks to an amazing group of animal rescuers, a huge weight has been lifted off Clyde the dog's chest — 6.4 pounds to be exact.
These dogs may have come from humble beginnings, but now pit bulls Junebug and Rosie are stars of the show.
From man's best friend to mom's first born, we've got a round-up of the cutest Halloween costumes for kids and pets.
Ikea's new LURVIG collection is perfect for your furry friends.
You will totally feel the force of their love.
Chrissy Teigen, mom to three dogs and one human baby, just adopted a new puppy and we're overcome with their adorable new addition!
For many scarred by seeing the carnage inflicted in the Las Vegas mass shooting, a little comfort came courtesy of man's best friend.
The star of "Blade Runner 2049" visited "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" and shared a delightful story about his late companion.
The windowless metal building was filled with small wire cages containing filthy dogs, there to be bred and sold.
Ric Browde arrived in Puerto Rico with food and other supplies packed into his cargo plane. He left with a plane full of dogs and cats.
Xiang Xiang is a 3-month-old adorable panda who loves cuddling with her mom!
Chief, an adorable 10-month-old golden retriever, wants to play at the worst times. He’ll often interrupt workout sessions – but it’s still cute!
KD the dog, who was unceremoniously dumped by a Dallas road and left to fend for herself, now has a loving home thanks to good Samaritans.
2-year-old Hendrix and Kafka have a busy life together. Whether they’re gardening or snuggling, they’re the cutest pair ever!
September is National Service Dog Month, and TODAY puppy Charlie has been preparing to help a veteran with a disability. Matt Lauer takes his pal Charlie out...
Nearly a week after the deadly earthquake in Mexico, crews are still digging through rubble, hoping against the odds to find survivors. NBC’s Miguel Almaguer...
There have been developments overnight in the investigation of a deadly church shooting in Tennessee. A gunman opened fire, killing one person and injuring...
New travel restrictions against North Korea are only serving to escalate tension between the U.S. and Kim Jong Un. NBC global correspondent Bill Neely reports...
Megyn Kelly is giving fans an exclusive first look at the home of her new show, Megyn Kelly TODAY, inside Studio 6A in Rockefeller Center.
Willie Geist and Dylan Dreyer wrap up Sunday TODAY with a look at the week ahead, including President Donald Trump’s expected visit to hurricane-ravaged Puerto...
For more than 100 years, a meadow in California has been locked behind a gate and virtually untouched. In this week’s Sunday Closer, NBC’s Harry Smith steps...
President Donald Trump is calling out NFL players who do not stand for the national anthem in protest, and he’s attacking the league for not punishing the players....
After a devastating earthquake struck Mexico earlier this week, two more aftershocks have rattled rescue missions as the search for survivors enters its fifth...
Overnight, President Donald Trump tweeted that if North Korea’s foreign minister echoes the thoughts of “Little Rocket Man” Kim Jong Un, “they won’t be around...
President Donald Trump escalated the war of words with North Korea late Saturday night with a threatening tweet directed at the rogue nation, saying if the...
Our favorite videos of the week: an adorable dog duo, a man who loves horses and an incredible bond between a little girl and her disabled dog
This week, we couldn’t take our eyes off of a pair of dog best friends. And, one man had a sweet encounter with a horse. We also loved seeing a touching friendship...
While preparing to evacuate for Hurricane Irma, Jessica Lewis emailed her professor asking for a huge favor: to bring her dog to class.
The 7-year-old search dog became a social media star after the Mexican navy tweeted out her career-wide accomplishments.
As volunteers rushed to care for abandoned pets in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, one Oscar winner quietly stepped up to help.
Echo, 4, is deaf and has trouble seeing, but 18-month-old Jennie doesn’t care. These two are just inseparable.
When Abigail the pit bull was picked up as a stray, nobody knew if she'd survive, much less thrive and go on to win a top honor.
These lambs love to run, jump and hang around the house. Sometimes they play with horses, nap by the fire or wear turtleneck sweaters.