"They become a part of your family, kinda."
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.
A stray rooster met the utterly perfect rescuer on the Appalachian Trail. You might call this fluffy guy the cluckiest rooster on earth.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Kate Griffin saw the little dog walking across the street and just knew it was Cami — the dog her parents had given away over a decade ago.
A life-size bronze statue of a beloved dog named Bretagne who inspired thousands to persevere was unveiled in a Houston suburb on Sept. 11.
The NBC correspondent came across two dolphins while reporting on Hurricane Irma from Marco Island, Florida.
The sweet photo showed a Fort Lauderdale police officer napping while holding on to his dog's paw.
When Texas shelters found themselves overrun with homeless pets after last month's storm, Southwest stepped in to help move dozens of animals across the country....
Amanda Seyfried has the purr-fect remedy for our post-Labor Day blahs — a basketful of adorable kittens!
To a dog, you are always the superhero.
She's long been an animal lover devoted to rescuing dogs, and now, in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, there are more than ever in need of her help.
Betty Walter thought she might be forgotten as she waited in her Houston, Texas, attic with 20 dogs as the water rose during the storm.
Support the work of those in Houston and beyond who are making sure pets affected by the hurricane aren't left to fend for themselves.
Fiona the hippo is ready for her close-up. The Cincinnati Zoo debuted the first episode of "The Fiona Show" Tuesday on Facebook's Watch.
The first thing Chance Patterson remembers after being hit by a drunken driver is asking about his dogs, Carlitos and Izzy.
The 13 best gadgets, toys and must-have pet products you can buy according to Amazon reviewers.
A dog named Otis showed his resourcefulness in tracking down a big bag of dog food in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Sinton, Texas.
Our favorite stars celebrated National Dog Day by sharing adorable photos of their pets on Instagram.
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"The Fiona Show," a new series starring the Cincinnati Zoo's miracle hippo, premieres Aug. 29 on Facebook's Watch.
Mario Lopez opened up to TODAY about raising a family in Hollywood and keeping in touch with "Saved By The Bell" cast members.
"I'll never forget how, when you barked, your entire body would jump backwards because you were so tiny," the actress wrote in a touching post.
Melissa Butt is confident that nothing bad will happen to her grandchildren when Slayer the dog is around, and he recently proved her right.
Should your pet be wearing protective eyewear during Monday's Great American Eclipse? Here's what the experts say.
After a "terrible accident," Selma Blair didn't want to give up hope for her beloved Chihuahua-pug mix.