Still the best! Labradors are the most popular dog breed in US for 28th straight year

Still the best! Labradors are the most popular dog breed in US for 28th straight year

Sunny and his buddies are still No. 1!The most popular dog breed in the country for the 28th straight year is the Labrador, just like TODAY's own puppy with a purpose, according to the American Kennel Club.

How to clean upholstery: Clean couches, cars and more

How to clean upholstery: Clean couches, cars and more

If the spill leaves a spot, follow instructions on the fabric care label. Treat the stain: As always, follow cleaning instructions on the fabric care label. How to clean upholstery yourself What to use: Those vacuum attachments make a huge difference!

How could someone dump this tiny, vulnerable, just weeks old puppy in a FREEZING field?

How could someone dump this tiny, vulnerable, just weeks old puppy in a FREEZING field?

Adorable Hockney weighed less than a bag of sugar when he was found in a field (Image: Dogs Trust) Hockney needed urgent veterinary care when he was found (Image: Dogs Trust) Emma Cooper, assistant manager at Dogs Trust Leeds who is helping to care for Hockney, said: “Puppies of this age shouldn’t be away from their mother, let alone left to fend for themselves in a field.

April the Giraffe is expected to give birth again any day now

April the Giraffe is expected to give birth again any day now

Patch believes people are still just as fascinated by April today as they were when the camera was on her before Taj's birth two years ago. April the Giraffe TODAY "When we went live in 2017, it was something new to the world!

George H.W. Bush's service dog Sully meets hero pilot Chesley Sullenberger

George H.W. Bush's service dog Sully meets hero pilot Chesley Sullenberger

That was the iconic image for me of the whole service." Sully bonded with the whole Bush family, who called him "Sully H.W. Bush." He was particularly adored by Jenna's daughters, Mila, 5, and Poppy, 3, who made a special appearance on TODAY to give their good buddy a hug before he embarks on his new mission.

Puppy born with upside-down paws learning to walk after surgery

Puppy born with upside-down paws learning to walk after surgery

"It was obvious he was having difficulties walking, and his front legs were pretty much useless." Milo moved using his elbows and wristbones, according to Hays, who had the dog checked out by a veterinarian.

These dogs are enjoying the snow more than anyone

These dogs are enjoying the snow more than anyone

While snow has settled in some parts of the UK already, it doesn’t look like it’s going anywhere anytime soon as the UK is facing ‘very significant snowfall’ this week.

'Disgusting!' Fury after 'terribly thin' cat found dumped by heartless owner

'Disgusting!' Fury after 'terribly thin' cat found dumped by heartless owner

Emaciated cat dumped like rubbish (Image: RSPCA) The young ginger cat was so skinny that almost every bone could be seen protruding from his body.

Freed! Critically endangered creatures destined for cruel lives as pet returned to forest

Freed! Critically endangered creatures destined for cruel lives as pet returned to forest

One small step for rescued Javan loris takes it back to the wild (Image: International Animal Rescue) Conservationists released 65 critically endangered Javan slow lorises back to the trees after rescuing them from poachers.

Puppy party! See pics from Sunny's birthday reunion with his siblings

Puppy party! See pics from Sunny's birthday reunion with his siblings

Nathan Congleton/TODAY You can take part in the festivities — and help support the Guide Dog Foundation at the same time — by tweeting a pic of your dog using the hashtag #TODAYPuppyParty .

Horse abuse crackdown: New law to stop sick and dying animals being abandoned

Horse abuse crackdown: New law to stop sick and dying animals being abandoned

The RSPCA rescued almost 1,000 horses last year and a huge majority were not microchipped, making it virtually impossible to trace the owners RSPCA assistant director of external affairs David Bowles "Until now, only horses born after 2009 had to be microchipped, but this law change will mean that all horses will have to be microchipped and details will go onto a central database which can be accessed by local authorities and other agencies.

Christmas MIRACLE! Britain's UNLUCKIEST dog finally gets a break - 'We are so happy!'

Christmas MIRACLE! Britain's UNLUCKIEST dog finally gets a break - 'We are so happy!'

We’re looking forward to our first Christmas with her.”UK's unluckiest dog Daisy rolling with joy as she gets new home (Image: Battersea Dogs and Cats Home)Sad-eyed Daisy who spent 124 days in care before getting new hone (Image: Battersea Dogs and Cats Home)Daisy’s predicament as a “boomerang dog” – one that has been returned to a rescue centre – highlights the predicament faced by elderly pets coming through Battersea’s gates, with many having to wait far longer to be re-homed than their younger counterparts.Over the past three years, more than 900 dogs aged seven or over have been found new homes by Battersea, with the average stay before being resettled 40 days.

Top 10 weird gifts for Christmas 2018

Top 10 weird gifts for Christmas 2018

From a slime-pooping unicorn kids are completely obsessed with to a cat toilet brush, here are some of the weirdest gifts we've seen in our 2018 gift guides.

Dog pajamas allow owners to curl up with their pets in matching outfits

Dog pajamas allow owners to curl up with their pets in matching outfits

4. PajamaGram Family Christmas Pajamas Set, $25+, Amazon 7. PajamaGram Matching Personalized Family Christmas Pajamas, $18+, Amazon This set comes with a dog hoodie and matching pajama pants for the humans. 9. PajamaGram Matching Candy Cane Fleece Christmas Pajamas, $20+, Amazon

These are the most popular dog names of 2018

These are the most popular dog names of 2018

If you're disappointed that your pup's name failed to crack the rankings, head on over to Rover.com to check out the entire infographic, including the top dog names in your city, as well as entire top 100 lists for both male and female dogs!

Golden Retriever Saves Man From Seizure

Golden Retriever Saves Man From Seizure

Mullens, who suffers from epileptic seizures, wears an electronic bracelet equipped with a panic button. Garth is trained to press the button when he picks up on a scent that accompanies Mullens’ seizures. The cost assistance dogs like Garth is upwards of $22,000 and isn’t always covered by insurance.

TODAY's puppy with a purpose, Sunny, now has his own plush! Here's how to get one

TODAY's puppy with a purpose, Sunny, now has his own plush! Here's how to get one

This holiday season, you can make sure your disposition stays Sunny with this sweet plush made to look just like TODAY's puppy with a purpose. TODAY SUNNY PLUSH, $29.95, NBC Store TODAY SUNNY PLUSH, $29.95, NBC Store

Dog Survives Washington Mudslide and Comforts Grieving Family

Dog Survives Washington Mudslide and Comforts Grieving Family

“Linda’s family had lived on their farm outside Oso for five generations,” said USA TODAY. While nothing can fix the sorrow felt by the families involved, finding Buddy is a bright spot in a weekend filled with loss.

Stop what you’re doing and look at these adorable dog breeds on Instagram

Stop what you’re doing and look at these adorable dog breeds on Instagram

A post shared by French Bulldog Feature 🖤 (@frenchbulldogfeature) on Nov 30, 2018 at 1:59am PST A post shared by Dogs Puppies of Instagram 🐶🌎 (@dogspupsworld) on Nov 30, 2018 at 4:13am PST

Otters photobombed this couple's engagement photo and it's adorable

Otters photobombed this couple's engagement photo and it's adorable

Jordan Doyle and Mary Lister love otters, so when the British couple found themselves surrounded by the furry creatures during Doyle's marriage proposal in Singapore earlier this week, they freaked out.

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