Saddest dog in the world abandoned after being tied to lamppost

Saddest dog in the world abandoned after being tied to lamppost

The white boxer was found looking like the saddest dog by a local resident (Picture: Graham Dobson/MEN Media)A picture of the sad-looking dog in Scott Street has caused outrage in Hull and several people have offered to adopt him.

‘Protect your pets’: cats make up one-fifth of coyotes’ diet in Los Angeles

‘Protect your pets’: cats make up one-fifth of coyotes’ diet in Los Angeles

It’s a common story in southern California, and one now backed up by research: a new study by the National Parks Service has found that 20% of urban coyotes’ diets is made up of cats.

Missing puppy found hanged by a noose outside owner’s home days after being stolen

Missing puppy found hanged by a noose outside owner’s home days after being stolen

12-week-old Wilma was stolen during the burglary (Picture: Triangle News)Cruel robbers had hung Wilma in a wire noose and left her little body tied to the family’s garden gate, following Gemma’s Facebook appeal, which received hundreds of shares.

King for a lifetime: Wire fox terrier named Westminster's best in show

King for a lifetime: Wire fox terrier named Westminster's best in show

A wire fox terrier named King is America’s top canine after earning the title of best in show on Tuesday night in a Westminster Kennel Club dog show touched by eleventh-hour controversy.

'World's cutest dog' Boo died of a broken heart, his owners say

'World's cutest dog' Boo died of a broken heart, his owners say

“With deepest sadness I wanted to share that Boo passed away in his sleep early this morning and has left us to join his best friend, Buddy,” a message on Boo’s Facebook account reported to its 16 million followers.

‘World’s Cutest Dog’ Boo the Pomeranian dies of 'a broken heart' as thousands mourn

‘World’s Cutest Dog’ Boo the Pomeranian dies of 'a broken heart' as thousands mourn

‘World’s Cutest Dog’ Boo the Pomeranian dies of 'a broken heart' as thousands mourn A DOG dubbed ‘the world’s cutest’ canine has passed away from’ a broken heart’ following the death of his best pal Buddy just over a year ago - with millions of fans mourning the fluffy canine’s passing on Saturday morning.

Ruffin’ it: Adorable pooch loves spinning in the dirt

Ruffin’ it: Adorable pooch loves spinning in the dirt

Ruffin’ it: Adorable pooch loves spinning in the dirt copied! Darren the dog loves the simple things in life. Read More

French bulldogs waddle across floor as they learn to walk in cute video

French bulldogs waddle across floor as they learn to walk in cute video

French bulldogs waddle across floor as they learn to walk in cute video copied! A group of puppy French bulldogs, barely 1 month old, are seen in an adorable video waddling across a slippery floor when their hind legs weren’t yet strong enough to support them. Read More

Tim Dowling: me and the squirrel, it's war

Tim Dowling: me and the squirrel, it's war

Early on Monday morning, a damp autumn chill greets me when I open the garden door. One afternoon, I look up from my work to see the squirrel sitting on my office step, watching me through the open door, and eating a cherry tomato with both hands.

Volunteer rescuer saves dogs trapped in Florence floodwaters

Volunteer rescuer saves dogs trapped in Florence floodwaters

Volunteer rescuer saves dogs trapped in Florence floodwaters copied! On Sunday, a volunteer rescuer from Texas named Ryan Nichols discovered a heartbreaking scene in Leland, North Carolina, when he found a few distressed dogs trapped in Florence’s floodwaters. The good Samaritan freed the dogs, TODAY’s Hoda Kotb reports in the Morning Boost.

Boy has the sweetest reaction to meeting newly adopted puppy

Boy has the sweetest reaction to meeting newly adopted puppy

A little boy named Charlie was so overwhelmed that he could hardly speak when his family headed home with a puppy they just adopted in Fort Worth, Texas. TODAY’s Hoda Kotb has the Morning Boost. Read More

Woman saved from rattlesnake after 'sweet hero' puppy jumps in front of her

Woman saved from rattlesnake after 'sweet hero' puppy jumps in front of her

“My hero of a puppy Todd saved me,” she wrote Friday on a Facebook post featuring photos of her injured dog, who took a bite to his face. She later posted a photo of herself with her dog, providing an update on the pup.

Zsa Zsa, winner of the World's Ugliest Dog contest, has died

Zsa Zsa, winner of the World's Ugliest Dog contest, has died

Zsa Zsa, the lovable English bulldog who was named the World's Ugliest Dog last month, has died at 9 years old. Zsa Zsa, the winner of the World's Ugliest Dog contest last month, has died at 9 years old.

Dozens of rogue goats descend on Idaho neighborhood

Dozens of rogue goats descend on Idaho neighborhood

Joe Parris, a reporter with local NBC affiliate KTVB, tweeted a series of photos from the scene, noting that neighbors had no idea where the animals had come from when they descended around 7 a.m. He further reported the munching goats took a bit of a toll on residents' landscaping.

Deal Alert: This cat scratcher can save your furniture and is 51 percent off

Deal Alert: This cat scratcher can save your furniture and is 51 percent off

Some nice large, functional cardboard cat scratchers are 51 percent off on Amazon. The internet provided a solution: cardboard cat scratchers — one for the living area and one for my bedroom. My kitten likes these scratchers more than his cat tower

Pet and the single child

Charu Bhoj, mother of a six-year-old, says, “When I introduced her to the dog it was like she had a child of her own to take care off.” Keeping a pet teaches the kid to be responsible about the needs of the pet.