TV personality Judge Judy Sheindlin recently took an unusual approach in deciding the case of contested dog ownership.
There's no telling how long Melani Andrews and Jake, a senior dog dying of cancer, will have together, but he's living the "good life" now.
"She can crawl," Hoda insisted — just not for the video camera, apparently!
They spend about an hour together each day, running a couple of miles, resting in the shade, then "sprinting after squirrels."
Just about every dog lover can relate to her touching words.
At the Wallis Annenberg PetSpace, there's an education center, a cafe — even a human-sized hamster wheel — and lots of adoptable pets.
Actor Jon Bernthal of "The Punisher" and "The Walking Dead" has a new starring role: proud papa to a most adorable pit bull puppy.
Messy and Audi are two dogs who live across the street from one another in Thailand — but they only met face to face this year.
Wildlife rehabilitator Kris Porter was surprised to discover five rare, orphaned baby skunks that needed her help.
Two puppies have gone from a busy rural animal shelter to living with two-time Oscar winner Hilary Swank.
A Taiwanese police department's K-9 unit has recruited six new puppies to possibly join their squad, and the internet has fallen in love.
In his late 90s, Russ Gremel decided it was time to donate $2 million to the Illinois Audubon Society. Then he adopted an elderly Chihuahua.
Symba the cat is really as gigantic as he appears, and he's up for adoption.
For a decade, Cookie and Stitch shared a water bowl and chew toys. The two dogs even ate their kibble out of the same bowl — until now.
Shelby Hennick brought her grandmother's beloved dog, Patsy, to the hospital in an undercover visit — by pretending the pet was a baby.
A viral photo of a shaved husky has raised an important question: Is it cruel, or just kind of goofy looking?
A group called Fur Angel Blessing Blanketeers makes blankets full of "love and healing prayers" to sick and dying pets and their owners.
Even through pain, Hiro purred and sought love from the people working to help him live. A year later, he's a beloved part of this family.
They say you can't teach an old dog new tricks, but maybe a dog can teach a baby some. Join Kathie Lee and Hoda as they watch adorable video of a cute pup trying...
This sweet labradoodle was discovered in a small cage with a note that read, "I hope I can bring joy to my new family."
Gremlin is a pit bull who was fitted for contact lenses. It's changed her life.
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.