Service dog poses for yearbook photo (with bow tie!) and melts hearts everywhere

Service dog poses for yearbook photo (with bow tie!) and melts hearts everywhere

Every year, students and staff at schools around the country line up to have their yearbook photos taken. "It's his third year appearing in the yearbook," said Monique Chaffin, mother of 10-year-old Daegan Welch, whom Rowdy accompanies to school every day.

Couple Braves Avalanche to Save Sick Cat

Couple Braves Avalanche to Save Sick Cat

Dr. Kelly Hawkins of Valdez Veterinary Clinic got a pretty interesting call that night – while most use their one phone call to ask for bail money, Clark used hers to alert the vet that Ninja had been dropped off at the animal shelter.

DIY Frozen Candy Corn Bones Homemade Dog Treat Recipe

DIY Frozen Candy Corn Bones Homemade Dog Treat Recipe

DIY Frozen Candy Corn Bones Homemade Dog Treat Recipe Serving size: One treat per pup In medium size bowl, mix 2 Tbsp. Smash banana with a fork in medium size mixing bowl and then add remaining Greek yogurt.

7 Wickedly Cute Large Dog Costumes

7 Wickedly Cute Large Dog Costumes

The one-piece costume fits dogs with a chest size of up to 31 inches and features adjustable Velcro straps for comfort. The two-piece costume fits dogs with a chest size of up to 31 inches and includes a striped shirt and little hat.

Kathie Lee and Hoda meet a baby tiger named Olive!

Kathie Lee and Hoda meet a baby tiger named Olive!

Kathie Lee and Hoda meet a baby tiger named Olive! Dave Salmoni, Animal Planet’s big cat expert, joins the fourth hour with a baby tiger named Olive, as well as a puppy who has been helping teach Olive about playing.

Ellen DeGeneres hand-feeds giraffes in Africa at Giraffe Manor

Ellen DeGeneres hand-feeds giraffes in Africa at Giraffe Manor

De Rossi gave DeGeneres a wonderful 60th birthday present in February: the pair will be building the Ellen DeGeneres Campus of the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund in Rwanda as a center for education, tourism and scientific research.

Hundreds of golden retrievers met in Scotland for 150th anniversary of breed

Hundreds of golden retrievers met in Scotland for 150th anniversary of breed

More than 360 golden retrievers turned out to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the breed at the Guisachan Estate in Scotland. "Not one bark in these dogs," recalled Doreen McGugan, chair of the Golden Retriever Club of Scotland.

Keep boredom at bay

You can add variety to this game by hiding treat under cups or objects and ask your dog to choose the right cup by pawing or nudging. Once your dog knows how to retrieve a toy, you can add variants to the game by adding more commands or tricks to it.

What’s good for you isn’t good for your pet

The harmful chemicals in colours cause a lot of damage to our pet dogs. Pet parents also need to know that most dogs get paranoid when you rub colours on them, since it very often gets into their eyes and nose, making them uncomfortable.

Reader stories to warm the heart

Reader stories to warm the heart

I have two pets – a cat and a dog. My cat’s name is Lucas, and he’s 4 years old. Escobar has come to love these daily outings. Actually I feel scared to be naughty in his friends.