Try not to smile when you hear this toddler say 'quesadilla'

Try not to smile when you hear this toddler say 'quesadilla'

After fostering a pit bull mix puppy named Maggie at their home in Louisiana until she was old enough to be adopted, Roman's family sent Maggie off to North Shore Animal League in New York with her medical records, photos and some very convincing recommendation letters.

Puppy has adorable solution for standing out at shelter - he smiles at EVERY visitor

Puppy has adorable solution for standing out at shelter - he smiles at EVERY visitor

Puppy has adorable solution for standing out at kennels - he smiles at EVERY visitor (Image: Humane Society of Northwest Louisiana)A spokesperson from Humane Society of Northwest Louisiana said: "Burreaux came to us from Caddo Animal Control with his two siblings.

Inseparable dog best friends Fred and Louis are looking for a home together

Inseparable dog best friends Fred and Louis are looking for a home together

They’re scared of the outside world but find confidence in each other (Picture: RSPCA)‘They find a lot of things in this world very scary but as long as they’re touching each other, they’re happy.

Adorable puppy enjoys his first flight on a plane – and even gets a window seat

Adorable puppy enjoys his first flight on a plane – and even gets a window seat

Louie is now happy in his new home with Amanda, and even has a big brother to play with – Leo, another Golden Retriever.

'Hero' dog who helped find missing friend struggling to find new home

'Hero' dog who helped find missing friend struggling to find new home

George the hero is looking for a home (Picture: RSPCA)A ‘hero’ dog has helped find his missing friend but he still awaits his forever home – can you help?George was drafted in to help locate his anxious friend, Louis, who went missing a few days after being adopted by his new family.

Woman says three-legged rescue dog ‘saved her’ back by finding aggressive cancer

Woman says three-legged rescue dog ‘saved her’ back by finding aggressive cancer

Karen said: ‘I’m so lucky to have such a clever pup’ (Picture: Karen Ethier / SWNS) Karen and Louie (Picture: Karen Ethier / SWNS)‘He went straight to the vet for surgery,’ she remembered.

Woman rescues tiny kitten during flood and works to save more

Woman rescues tiny kitten during flood and works to save more

Lord Sugarplum Puddington, pictured the day after his rescue, was just 5 weeks old when Lori Dover found him stuck in a thorny bush during a flash flood in Lake Charles, Louisiana.

Louis Wain’s anthropomorphic cats to go on display at Bethlem museum

Louis Wain’s anthropomorphic cats to go on display at Bethlem museum

“I hope that the exhibition shows the influence of cats on Wain’s work, and how they are bound up with his personal life and artistic success.”.

The Electrical Life of Louis Wain review – Cumberbatch’s cat artist drowns in quirk

The Electrical Life of Louis Wain review – Cumberbatch’s cat artist drowns in quirk

He plays eccentric Edwardian artist and illustrator Louis Wain, a lively and arguably brilliant man who might today be considered neurodiverse, and who certainly suffered from depression.

Dog starved to death after owner left him in kitchen for 34 days

Dog starved to death after owner left him in kitchen for 34 days

Katie Louise Oldridge was convicted of two animal welfare offences after the RSPCA found her dog Frank’s decomposing remains (Pictures: MEN Media)A dog was discovered lying dead next to an empty tin of food after his negligent owner left him abandoned for more than a month.

How animal shelters are helping save pets after Hurricane Ida

How animal shelters are helping save pets after Hurricane Ida

"It's definitely hard for them, but at the end of the day we think it's better that they're here and alive and they're safe," Lucky Dog Animal Rescue program manager Ashley Roberts said on TODAY.Sanders had some quality time petting Pacific the puppy, who is part of a group of 48 cats and dogs that went on an 18-hour journey by vehicle from Louisiana to south Florida to the Humane Society of Broward County.

We managed to help our dogs overcome separation anxiety – and you can too

We managed to help our dogs overcome separation anxiety – and you can too

Three women share how they helped their pups cope with being apart (Picture: )Lockdown saw a huge spike in dogs dealing with separation anxiety – but can anything actually be done?During lockdown, Pip developed separation anxiety, and after some detective work Louise found out why.

Harvey the shar pei has so many wrinkles he looks like a blanket

Harvey the shar pei has so many wrinkles he looks like a blanket

Harvey had eye problems but is now able to see much more (Picture: @harvey.thesharpei/Splitpics UK) Dona, Harvey and Louis, the three siblings (Picture: @harvey.thesharpei/Splitpics UK) Teresa posts pictures of Harvey on Instagram and has now found a whole community (Picture: @harvey.thesharpei/Splitpics UK)She said: ‘The truth is that I did not expect this great affection from the people online, I have discovered a great digital community and family, with whom I talk a lot and interact almost every day.

This python laid 7 eggs despite not being near a male for at least 2 decades

This python laid 7 eggs despite not being near a male for at least 2 decades

Experts at the St. Louis Zoo are trying to figure out how a 62-year-old ball python laid seven eggs despite not being near a male python for at least two decades.

Woman makes DIY stairlift for her elderly rescue pugs

Woman makes DIY stairlift for her elderly rescue pugs

George, Emery, Bodhi and Sam waiting for their turn in the stairlift (Picture: Mercury Press & Media Ltd)When Sonya Karimi, 31, from New Orleans, Louisiana, adopted elderly pugs George,13, and Bodhi, 10, and Boston terrier Sam, 10, she noticed they struggled to climb her stairs.

Bonnie the Staffy gets tongue stuck in tuna can after sneaking into the bin

Bonnie the Staffy gets tongue stuck in tuna can after sneaking into the bin

Louisa was worried about removing the tin herself so rushed her to the vets (Picture: PDSA) They had to put her under anaesthetic(Picture: PDSA)Louise took Bonnie to Nottingham PDSA Pet Hospital, where vets are running an emergency-service during lockdown.

Adorable black labrador tries to get adopted by smiling at visitors to animal shelter

Adorable black labrador tries to get adopted by smiling at visitors to animal shelter

(Picture: Humane Society of Northwest Louisiana )‘We were thinking, “Burreaux wants a home so bad that he’s always smiling, trying to cute it up,”‘ Walton said.

Dog walker accused of losing pets who ‘were found dead’ to face court

Dog walker accused of losing pets who ‘were found dead’ to face court

April Lock was also devastated after hearing her dogs had gone missing (Picture: SWNS) Ralph (L) and Charlie were in Louise’s care while April went to Spain (Picture: SWNS)April, of Streetly, West Midlands, said: ‘We want justice for the dogs.

Mum saved choking dog’s life by performing Heimlich manoeuvre

Mum saved choking dog’s life by performing Heimlich manoeuvre

Louise Davies, 48, jumped into action when she saw Angus choking (Picture: Lee McLean / SWNS)A mum-of-two has revealed how she saved her dog’s life by performing the Heimlich manoeuvre on him when he started choking.

Dog beaten for looking like a ‘monster’ transforms into ‘big friendly giant’

Dog beaten for looking like a ‘monster’ transforms into ‘big friendly giant’

Dramatic transformation of skeletal dog locals thought was a ‘monster’ to ‘fluffy giant’ Louise was severely malnourished when he was finally rescued Louie’s saviours didn’t think he would even survive when he was rescuedShe went over to Macedonia and immediately offered to help find him a new family in the UK.

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