Trick or treat: should you dress up your dog for Halloween?

Trick or treat: should you dress up your dog for Halloween?

Pinterest A dog dressed as a tarantula for the 2016 Halloween dogs parade in Tompkins Square Park, New York. The Tompkins Square Halloween dog parade in New York is about to enjoy its 28th year, and features hundreds of dogs in elaborate costumes with props.

Military dogs put down for being 'unfit for service' could be pets

Military dogs put down for being 'unfit for service' could be pets

A new report claims that military dogs are being put down when they are no longer fit for service before they are even given the chance to become pets.

Courageous Dog Braves Fire to Save Deaf Boy

Courageous Dog Braves Fire to Save Deaf Boy

Mack further reports that since Nick had been taught in school what to do during a fire, he covered his nose and mouth and with Ace by his side, exited the house and called 911 and his mother.

Two dogs tie the knot in a wedding ceremony at a care home

Two dogs tie the knot in a wedding ceremony at a care home

(Picture: Ethan Allen Residence/SWNS.COM)Boy wore a collar and bow tie and ate dog treats during the vows as 80 guests, most of whom were residents at the home, cheered them on.

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.

Pink mourns the loss of her beloved dog after she says one last 'goodbye'

Pink mourns the loss of her beloved dog after she says one last 'goodbye'

Thinking about you and sending love." Other fans commented about the loss of their own pets, posting broken heart emojis and paw prints and sharing the pain with Pink as she says goodbye to her four-legged friend.

Volunteer helps raise money for pet shelter ... by napping with cats

Volunteer helps raise money for pet shelter ... by napping with cats

Employees at the no-kill sanctuary, which specializes in rehabilitating cats with special needs, decided to post pictures of Lauerman taking catnaps with his furry friends on Facebook, and the post is melting hearts everywhere.

We interrupt your day to bring you Benny the ice-skating Labrador

We interrupt your day to bring you Benny the ice-skating Labrador

Benny has only been skating for a year, and he’s already nailing it (Picture: Rick Vierkandt / SWNS.com)So far he can do turns, crossovers, and bunnyhops. He’s been trained by Cheryl, a retired ice-skating coach (Picture: Cheryl Del Sangro / SWNS.com)‘We took some dog boots and old blades and we glued them together.

Injured Puppy Rescued From City Dump

Injured Puppy Rescued From City Dump

On December 20th, workers at a San Francisco recycling facility found a small, badly hurt puppy, reports CBS News. According to San Francisco Animal Care and Control, Gem was found on a conveyer belt at a dump surrounded by bottles, cans and other recyclables.

Sniffer dog finds £450million worth of drugs at UK airport

Sniffer dog finds £450million worth of drugs at UK airport

A sniffer dog helped detect 4,500 kilos of cocaine worth more than £450 million last year at one UK airport. Sniffer dog Honey works in the baggage hall area at London Gatwick Airport’s south terminal (Photo: Mirrorpix)The unit seized 4,000 kilos (four tonnes) of the drug since April alone.

Johnny Galecki was totally ready to stand in for Kaley Cuoco's mini horse at her wedding

Johnny Galecki was totally ready to stand in for Kaley Cuoco's mini horse at her wedding

But as Cuoco's "Big Bang Theory" co-star Johnny Galecki — whom she once dated and is married to on the show — revealed on "The Late Late Show" Thursday, there was one tiny glitch.

Woman who delivers guide dogs as a puppy midwife has the best job in the world

Woman who delivers guide dogs as a puppy midwife has the best job in the world

(Picture: PA Real Life)Nicole said: ‘The dogs are very rewarding and I love supporting our volunteer families.

Stop what you’re doing and look at these super cool surfing dogs

Stop what you’re doing and look at these super cool surfing dogs

(Picture: Tim Auer / Caters News)If you’re having a bad day, don’t worry, we’re about to make things a little better. (Picture: Tim Auer / Caters News) (Picture: Tim Auer / Caters News) (Picture: Tim Auer / Caters News)

Lurcher, Blue, has been rejected by 3,420 potential owners

Lurcher, Blue, has been rejected by 3,420 potential owners

(Picture: RSPCA)Who could see that happy little face and not want to take four-year-old lurcher, Blue, home? Since then, he’s seen 49 kennel-mates taken to their fur-ever homes before him, and only one person has shown an interest in adopting him since November last year (and this unfortunately fell through).

Emma wins the title of world’s fastest pug for the third year running

Emma wins the title of world’s fastest pug for the third year running

(Picture: AP)Although some pugs struggled to compete the 50 metres in under 40 seconds and others got adorably distracted and ran the wrong way, Emma flew across the finishing line.

Dog news: Warning after greedy pooch swallows EIGHT-INCH metal skewer

Dog news: Warning after greedy pooch swallows EIGHT-INCH metal skewer

Dog news: Warning after greedy pooch swallows EIGHT-INCH metal skewer VETS have performed life-saving surgery on a dog which swallowed an eight-inch metal skewer along with a chicken kebab.

April the Giraffe is pregnant again!

April the Giraffe is pregnant again!

April the Giraffe is pregnant again! April the Giraffe became an internet sensation last year when millions of viewers tuned in to live-stream the birth of her son, Tajiri.

Meet the vets using cutting-edge technology to save dogs with heart disease

Meet the vets using cutting-edge technology to save dogs with heart disease

Meet the vets using cutting-edge technology to save dogs with heart disease copied! A shocking 8 million dogs are diagnosed with heart disease every year, either from birth or developed later in life. But now, a group of veterinarians are using cutting-edge technology to save our four-legged companions.

Adorable service dog gets photo in yearbook, graduates from fifth grade

Adorable service dog gets photo in yearbook, graduates from fifth grade

When it came time to take yearbook photos for the graduating fifth-graders at Orange City Elementary School in Florida, everyone agreed that Linda, one very special service dog, deserved a moment to shine, too.

'A piece of home': Army specialist reunites with dog he rescued

'A piece of home': Army specialist reunites with dog he rescued

Twenty-six year old Army Spc. Zach Mcintyre rescued a puppy while serving in Afghanistan. But in some ways, the dog saved him as well, providing crucial emotional support through difficult times. Now, the pair reunites in a heartfelt moment.

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