dog

It's no coincidence that a dog is a man's best friend; they're more faithful than most other animals, and more faithful than many people.

Samantha Reida day ago
A Pet Owner's Journey (Pt. 2)
As a pet owner there are certain things that just get stuck in my craw, so to speak. There are certain pet peeves that stay with me no matter how much you try to take deep breaths and look the other w...
Samantha Reid3 days ago
A Pet Owner's Journey (Pt. 1)
I have always been one of those people who has a soft spot for pets. Dogs, cats, birds, horses, lizards—it really doesn't matter what you own. Pets will always have a special place in my heart because...
Mary-lynn Burt3 days ago
How I Saved a Dog from an Abusive Owner
Last year in November, me and my roommate decided we wanted to get a dog as a friend for our husky and ended up looking for dogs at the local shelter. There weren't any that really matched with us and...
Heather Collier5 days ago
The Day My Dog Got Stuck Under My Porch
One autumn day, my family and I decided to go on vacation. Every time we go on vacation we have one task that always remains the same. We have to take the dogs to the vet to stay while we are gone. We...
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Fiona Wark5 days ago
My Dog Wears a Muzzle for His Own Protection... Not Yours
On the long list of things that I have discovered since becoming a dog owner, perhaps the one which irritates me the most is that people will actually actively cross the street to avoid a muzzled dog....
JM Cox5 days ago
10 Best Dog Breeds for Children and Families
Any breed can be a good family dog, and a dog from any breed could turn out to be an absolute disaster. Much of it is in the training and treatment of the dog, but there are also certain traits that m...
George Nekilan6 days ago
Best Pet Hair Removers for Furry Pet Owners
Owning a furry cat or dog does come with a lot of perks. Not only is cuddling with them a fuzzy, cozy experience, but they look so adorable as a fluff of fur. And have you ever seen a furry dog runnin...
Lilli Adams7 days ago
Our Pets
Anyone who has ever had a pet understands that they are so much more than just that, they are family to us. When we lose them, it is devastating. Whether it was a dog, a cat, a hamster, or a horse, or...
Zack
Zachary is an 8 year old Yorkie-Poo. He also happens to be my best friend. He came to me when I was in the 8th grade when all of my older siblings were leaving for college. In my opinion, he couldn't ...
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OJ Diomedi9 days ago
So My Dogs are Complete Assholes...
I decided to sit down and write this piece because I'm at my wit's end with my dogs. Simply put, they're complete assholes. Both of them. To me and to each other. Let me give you their backstories bef...
Jack the Dog
I don't know why today is different, but Momma seems really happy today. She tells me I'm a good boy. I am a good boy. I'm glad she noticed. But, oh! Today I am getting a lot more treats... Oh, my God...
Alyssa Machado11 days ago
My Best Friend
When you read the title you probably thought that my best friend was a human. She is! But she is not the best friend of mine that I am writing about. The best friend I am writing about is not human. H...
Kahli Corridore14 days ago
The More The Merrier
You know how you watch TV shows and movies about young couples and they FINALLY get their first apartment together? They’re making their first meal in their new home, unpacking and getting everything ...
Kassie Henry15 days ago
Service Dog in Training
I've helped train quite a few service dogs in my time: A Golden Retriever named Gabby, a Lab mix named Pandi, a German Shepherd named Sera, a Collie mix named Pete, and now a Great Pyrenees puppy name...
Brittany Ashley15 days ago
Roxy and Nicole
My dad and I are watching soap operas with my mom in her living room. All of a sudden, we hear a knock on the door, moms’ dog begins to bark, so she puts her dog in the back yard. Momma unlocks the do...
Karri Richardson16 days ago
Princess Leia: Origins
This is Leia, and of course she is a princess. She is a mix between a Golden Retriever and a German Shepherd, and probably a little bit of other breeds. I have never met a dog like her in my entire li...
Keegan Gray17 days ago
If Only I Could Tell You
If I could only tell you how much you've made my life better; all of those wet kisses that I used to wipe off I now cherish. How just walking you every day after school gave me time to think and relax...
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Brooke Ligue19 days ago
Life With Shelby: Part 1
Since I was a child, there has always been a part of my heart dedicated to animals. Its a part that can't possibly be filled by anything else. Growing up, there were rarely any pet-free days. When the...