This blog is dedicated to both dogs and dog lovers, and it features the best articles, photos, videos, and news that we can find from around the world. We also write about the Orvis-Morris Animal Foundation Canine Cancer Campaign and our work supporting the dog-rescue efforts of the Petfinder Foundation.

Video: Sheba the Allergen Dog Will Help a Young Boy Live a Full Life


Written by: Phil Monahan

Sheba the Labradoodle will help young Gabriel lead a more normal life.
Photo via wcvb.com

We post all the time about all the great work that service dogs to help people with disabilties. Here’s a wonderful story about how specially trained Labradoodle named Sheba will enable three-year-old Gabriel Campbell to do many things that other kids take for. . .

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Groundbreaking: Badly Burned Dog is First to Get Surgical Pigskin Graft


Written by: Phil Monahan

Poor Beatrice was stolen and then badly burned. Police have a man in custody.
Photo via dailymail.co.uk

A Chihuahua mix who was stolen from her Milwaukee home and who then turned up eleven days later with burns all over her body has received groundbreaking treatment previously used only on. . .

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Photo and Video: Meet the “Diplomutt,” Secretary of State John Kerry’s Dog, Ben


Written by: Phil Monahan

Ben is named for the country’s first important diplomat, Ben Franklin.
Photo via Twitter

The President’s Portuguese Water Dogs, Bo and Sunny, get a lot of press, but they aren’t the only dogs in the White House.  As many of you know, last Thursday was Bring Your Child to Work Day. Since his kids are all grown, Secretary of State. . .

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