Special needs dog stood up by adoptive family finally gets forever home

Special needs dog stood up by adoptive family finally gets forever home

The rescue received 297 applications for Jack’s adoption from across the U.S. Nicole Briggs, 38, president of the rescue, said it took some time to find his new home because, like with all their adoptions, there is a rigorous approval process.

Siddharth Chandekar: Pets make for ultra glam baraatis at desi weddings

Siddharth Chandekar: Pets make for ultra glam baraatis at desi weddings

While Sai’s pet baby Mocha wore a mini sherwani at her nuptials, Sid and Mitali’s baby Dora flaunted a pearl necklace on their D-Day. Pet wedding fashion is a big hit this shaadi season, with not only the brides and grooms, but even their pooches decking up to the nines in embellished Indian wear and smart tuxes.

Stood up by adoptive family, internet rallies around special needs dog

Stood up by adoptive family, internet rallies around special needs dog

Briggs founded the rescue in 2017 and the all-volunteer operation has saved 350 dogs.That’s what changing Jack was like"), started socializing with people and other dogs and discovered his favorite kind of toy is a squeaky pig.

Lost husky howls with joy as he’s reunited with family after months on streets

Lost husky howls with joy as he’s reunited with family after months on streets

Siberian husky, Duke, went missing in the summer (Picture: 3KSN)This is the adorable moment a lost husky howled with happiness on being reunited with his family after spending six months living on the streets.

Horse, dog and pony are best friends and look like siblings

Horse, dog and pony are best friends and look like siblings

Greetje and daughter Jolie with Nevada, Napoleon, Jack Sparrow (Picture: Human Horse Academy / Caters News)Appaloosa horse Nevada, 10, Napoleon, six, and Dalmatian Jack Sparrow, two, regularly stun strangers with their unique matching spots.

X-mas for pets: This Christmas, pets had a purrfect and furry celebration

X-mas for pets: This Christmas, pets had a purrfect and furry celebration

From customised Christmasy suits, Santa caps, squeaky toys and lots of treats – pet parents are making sure that their pawsome buddies have a merry Christmas this year....News in Brief See All. Why people gain weight in winters and how to avoid it.

These dogs are waiting for a home in lockdown

These dogs are waiting for a home in lockdown

These angels need a home (Picture: Birmingham Dogs Home)Last week, we told you about Alfie, the adorable pup who hadn’t received a single adoption enquiry.Look at this beauty (Picture: Birmingham Dogs Home)This 10-year-old Staffie might be old, but she still likes to play and be active.

Pet parents set to make it a merry Christmas for their furry babies

Pet parents set to make it a merry Christmas for their furry babies

Trixie, a four-year-old Scottish golden retriever will visit her favourite dog park on Christmas.News in Brief See All. Kangana to Mouni: How to wear desi looks in ice blue colour.

Meet Nellie the space dog – she’s even been vetted by NASA

Meet Nellie the space dog – she’s even been vetted by NASA

One small step for dog, one giant leap for animals everywhere (Picture: @nelliebritishbulldog/Caters News)Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Sally Ride have just been joined in the astronaut hall of fame by a highly unusual character – mostly because she isn’t even human.

Blind golden retriever looks like a guide dog, but actually needs a 'guide human

Blind golden retriever looks like a guide dog, but actually needs a 'guide human

He wears this bandana, which makes people think he HELPS the blind (Picture: Melanie Jackson / SWNS.COM)53-year-old Mel says: ‘If you can imagine a migraine and times it by a hundred – that was the pain he was in.

Adorable husky has unfortunate penis-shaped markings on his head

Adorable husky has unfortunate penis-shaped markings on his head

Nitro owner says she can’t ‘unsee’ the marks now (Picture: Caters)An adorable young husky causes a stir whenever he meets new people because the markings on his head look just like a penis.

Jack Russells surge in popularity ‘thanks to Boris and Brexit patriotism’

Jack Russells surge in popularity ‘thanks to Boris and Brexit patriotism’

The Queen is a famous fan of corgis (Picture: Rex) The Queen is devoted to her pets and travels with them (Picture: PA)The Kennel Club said the Irish red and white setter had become the most vulnerable of all Britain’s native breeds, with 39 puppy registrations in 2019 – the breed’s lowest figures in 30 years.

Formerly obese Labrador doesn’t look too happy with his weight loss

Formerly obese Labrador doesn’t look too happy with his weight loss

Miller was severely overweight thanks to a love of nicking food dropped on the floor… but he always wore a smile (Picture: Jacquelyn Hensley / Kennedy News)‘He may not look it, but he is a happier boy now.

Owner loses tooth biting Rottweiler to stop it attacking his dogs

Owner loses tooth biting Rottweiler to stop it attacking his dogs

Martin Fletcher, 55, thought his Jack Russell had been killed by the Rottweiler (Picture: North News / NNP)A man has been left missing a front tooth after he bit a Rottweiler to stop it attacking his two dogs .

Men wrote a note asking to walk neighbors' dog — and the dog responded

Men wrote a note asking to walk neighbors' dog — and the dog responded

Jack McCrossan and his three housemates aren't allowed to have a pet in the home they recently began renting in Bristol, England, so they decided to write a letter to their new neighbors asking if they could walk or play with their dog sometime.

Family adopts neglected dog after she wandered into their home

Family adopts neglected dog after she wandered into their home

"I went downstairs, and on the first floor, in the middle of our house, there was sitting what looked to be like a cold, wet puppy," Jack said.Jack said he and Emily stayed up for the rest of the night looking up things like "What do you do when you find a dog?".

Jack Russell survives falling 40ft off a cliff with no major injuries

Jack Russell survives falling 40ft off a cliff with no major injuries

George was rescued by volunteers (Picture: North News & Pictures)A Jack Russell terrier is lucky to be alive after tumbling 40ft onto rocks from the top of a cliff.Phil, who was with his three-year-old daughter Evie, called for help from the coastguard after realising he could not rescue George himself.

Man adopts sick elderly dog who cuddles up to him as he signs adoption paperwork

Man adopts sick elderly dog who cuddles up to him as he signs adoption paperwork

(Picture: Picture: Pennsylvania SPCA Danville Center)An elderly, sick dog has been given his forever home by a kind stranger who walked into a shelter asking to see an old dog in need of a home.

Bride walks down the aisle with eight disabled rescue dogs by her side

Bride walks down the aisle with eight disabled rescue dogs by her side

The couple plan to turn their home into a dog-friendly wedding venue for other animal lovers (Picture: Mercury Press).

Downing Street gets new resident – a dog named Dilyn

Downing Street gets new resident – a dog named Dilyn

A momentary distraction from what is likely to be a hugely turbulent week in politics has arrived at Downing Street, in the form of a 15-week-old puppy.The arrival of the dog may come as a shock to 12-year-old Larry, the No 10 cat which has served three prime ministers.