Author: Amy Drew

Michigan Students Raise $13k For Classmate’s Service Dog 0

Michigan Students Raise $13k For Classmate’s Service Dog

Photo: fox17online————————————– Mason Burns has Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Diagnosed at 5, in the time since, the disease — a rare disorder marked by steady muscle degeneration — has taken its toll. Mason is partially...

Mobile Dog Gym Helps Az Shelter Dogs Get Exercise Despite Heat 0

Mobile Dog Gym Helps Az Shelter Dogs Get Exercise Despite Heat

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— A well exercised dog is a happy dog and a happy dog gets adopted! Staffers at the Arizona Animal Welfare League concur, but this time of year, it’s challenging. The outside temperatures are...

Dog May Have Saved Groomer’s Life Following Seizure 0

Dog May Have Saved Groomer’s Life Following Seizure

Henderson and Bella. Photo: Austin Anthony/Daily News via AP ————————————————————————————————————————————– Bella the chocolate Lab, 6, has been hailed as a hero after spending the night with the unconscious body of her groomer/caretaker after the...

Tiny Negra Came To The Shelter Sad. And Angry…. Until Somebody Hugged Him. 0

Tiny Negra Came To The Shelter Sad. And Angry…. Until Somebody Hugged Him.

————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– Negra was unceremoniously left at the Baldwin Park shelter in Los Angeles, a silver-faced boy with what seemed like a bad attitude — not that any animal lover would blame him for the...

When Liam Met Fenway: How A Special-needs Child Got The Perfect Service Dog 0

When Liam Met Fenway: How A Special-needs Child Got The Perfect Service Dog

Liam meets Fenway for the very first time. —————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————- Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is characterized by degenerative muscle weakness. There is no known cure. “It is 100 percent fatal,” Kristen McGourty told the Metrowest...

Shared Happiness: Dog Smiles When His Person Smiles 0

Shared Happiness: Dog Smiles When His Person Smiles

————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– Every dog owner knows their pet picks up on their moods and emotions. This funny golden takes that to the next level! So cute.

Maggie Is The Sweetest “foster Bed” You’ve Ever Seen 0

Maggie Is The Sweetest “foster Bed” You’ve Ever Seen

Sweet Maggie and her family have fostered more than 60 small dogs over the past 12 years. Photo: Michelle Calicchio —————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————- Back in 2005, Michelle Calicchio and her family adopted a yellow lab named...