Beloved dog passes away minutes after owner dies of cancer

Beloved dog passes away minutes after owner dies of cancer

"(Hutchinson and his wife, Danielle) had three dogs, Nala, Nero and their puppy, Amelia, but Nero was Stuart's favorite," Hutchinson's mother, Fiona Conaghen, told TODAY.Just after Hutchinson passed, his wife, Danielle, broke her glasses, so her father returned to Hutchinson's home to get a replacement pair.

Summer vacation with Scissors

Summer vacation with Scissors

Scissors, a Pomeranian, had a thick snow-white fur, a lovable face and a twitching nose – with which he sniffed all around his new home. On reaching the Air Force unit, we discovered, that our father too had kept a dog named Lacy – a jet black stray dog he had adopted.

12-year-old boy designs bow ties to help pets get adopted

12-year-old boy designs bow ties to help pets get adopted

So the Newark, New Jersey, resident helps shelter pets dress for success by donating his one-of-a-kind bow ties to rescue organizations across the country. Darius started by donating bow ties to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

When animals age: Poignant photo portraits captured in new book

When animals age: Poignant photo portraits captured in new book

Isa Leshko said photographing elderly animals has helped her to see that "old age is a luxury, not a curse. Fine-art photographer Isa Leshko captures images of older animals to explore her own feelings about aging and mortality.

Dog ripped off girl’s lip when she went to pet it in pub car park

Dog ripped off girl’s lip when she went to pet it in pub car park

Her family say she asked the dog’s owners if it was okay to stroke it (Picture: SWNS) Kiera needed three hours of surgery after a large chunk of her lip was ripped off (Picture: SWNS)Her grandmother Sharon Young, 57, said: ‘They told her the dog was child-friendly and had been told it was fine to stroke, so she petted it.

Experience: I rescued two dogs from a frozen lake

Experience: I rescued two dogs from a frozen lake

Timofey Yuriev and his dog Kira to the rescue Now I run a travel group that takes people to extreme conditions around the world – at the time the dogs went in the lake, Melissa and I had been doing cold water immersion in the Hudson River.

Adorable 5-week-old puppy with twisted legs 'thrown away like rubbish' – 'It's shocking!'

Adorable 5-week-old puppy with twisted legs 'thrown away like rubbish' – 'It's shocking!'

Hockney the puppy was dumped in box without food, water or a blanket to keep warm (Image: Dogs Trust)"We were so shocked when we first saw him as he was in a terrible state.

Newborn kittens saved by the incredible animal lover who took on the role of mother cat

Newborn kittens saved by the incredible animal lover who took on the role of mother cat

Kittens were only two days old when thrown in rubbish bin (Image: RSPCA)Serena Grimes devoted months of her life to hand-rear the four kittens so they could grow up as loving pets.

When and how to wean a KITTEN

When and how to wean a KITTEN

Weaning is the process of transition from mother’s milk to solid food. By the end of 7 weeks, the weaning process will be complete and the kitten will be happily eating solid food.

Woman finishes marathon holding puppy she rescued along the way

Woman finishes marathon holding puppy she rescued along the way

Khemjira even went back to the point where Nong Chom had been found to double check that there wasn’t an owner or mother dog looking for him – but it seems as though this puppy had no one else in the world.

Adorable puppies SAVED after rescue from toxic tar by heartwarming community teamwork

Adorable puppies SAVED after rescue from toxic tar by heartwarming community teamwork

Animal rescuers saving puppies coated in tar (Image: Humane Society International ) Kind-hearted pet lovers, ambulance drivers, journalists and animal welfare experts united for the emergency operation to stop the young dogs being mummified in the gluey bitumen.

Heartbreaking moment dog tries to stop traffic to get help for her dying puppy

Heartbreaking moment dog tries to stop traffic to get help for her dying puppy

Heartbreaking footage shows how a frantic mother dog was barking at passing cars to try and help her puppy after he was knocked over (Picture: ViralPress) The family of stray dogs had been living by the side of the road in La Paz town, Iloilo City, the Philippines, where locals treated them as ”community pets’ (Picture: ViralPress) ‘Village council officers came after a few hours, but the mother had already disappeared with her two other puppies.

Forget the cute looks... this ferocious Scottish Wildcat is a true HIGHLANDS TIGER

Forget the cute looks... this ferocious Scottish Wildcat is a true HIGHLANDS TIGER

He immediately handed her over to Wildcat Haven conservationists who are looking after her at a bespoke sanctuary over the winter before she is released in the spring.The female kitten is the third young wildcat rescued this year, with an orphaned brother and sister found wandering near a Highlands road during the summer with no sign of their mother.

Hunt for cruel person who left dog chained to lamppost in freezing temperatures

Hunt for cruel person who left dog chained to lamppost in freezing temperatures

Someone very cruel left this frightened dog chained to a lamppost in freezing temperatures. Someone very cruel left this frightened dog chained to a lamppost in freezing temperatures (Picture: BPM Media)‘I then took him to Newbrook Animal Hospital for a checkup.

Owner puts up £50,000 reward for safe return of stolen puppies

Owner puts up £50,000 reward for safe return of stolen puppies

Mother dog Lily feeding stolen puppies (Image: Essex Police/Mark Orley)Knife-wielding robbers held up Mark Orley’s teenage son at the family home and escaped with the two litters of puppies – seven French bulldogs and four dachshunds – sparking fears they will now die in the wrong hands.Mr Orley says the newly born dachshunds are too young to be taken from their mother as they have not been weaned.One of the dog raiders managed to trick the teenager into opening the door by turning up in a high-vis jacket and pretending to be from a utility company.

Vanessa Lachey imitates a famous Star Wars character to call her dog over

Vanessa Lachey imitates a famous Star Wars character to call her dog over

Vanessa Lachey imitates a famous Star Wars character to call her dog over copied! Wookie, now 11 years old, taught her a great deal about motherhood before she started having kids with husband Nick Lachey.

Missing for a Month: Little Boy Reunites With His Stolen Puppy

Missing for a Month: Little Boy Reunites With His Stolen Puppy

Khalik said they were going to pet the pup, “He reached down, took off the leash and drove off.” While Khalik’s father gave chase, he couldn’t catch up. To help prevent losing your dog forever, make sure your pet is microchipped.

Thieves stole eight puppies from pregnant mum and her children at knifepoint

Thieves stole eight puppies from pregnant mum and her children at knifepoint

The thieves grabbed the dogs and fled the scene (Picture: MEN Media)‘They are only a day old, and they won’t survive for long without their mum, so they need to be brought home as soon as possible.

‘Tails’ of separation

‘Tails’ of separation

Shifting to a new city is okay, but the worst part is learning to live without my dogs. So, now when you take your pet for a walk, let them sniff around and explore stories.

Humans find dogs of eight weeks of age most attractive

Humans find dogs of eight weeks of age most attractive

"Around seven or eight weeks of age, just as their mother is getting sick of them and is going to kick them out of the den and they're going to have to make their own way in life, at that age, that is exactly when they are most attractive to human beings," Wynne said.