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Utah Man Paints to Save His Cancer-Stricken Dog


Written by: Phil Monahan

Shaun Mitchell plans to paint and sell hundreds of painting to raise money for Charlie’s treatment.
Photo via fox40.com

When Shaun Mitchell found out that his beloved five-year-old boxer, Charlie, was suffering from lymphoma, he knew that the family had to do everything possible to save the dog’s. . .

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Project Unconditional Photo #9: Daina and Winky

Written by: Jane Sobel KLonsky, Project Unconditional


Winky has lost her eyesight, but not her sense of joy and wonder.
Photo by Jane Sobel Klonsky

[Editor's Note: Back in November, we posted about Project Unconditional, focusing on the relationships between people and their senior dogs, by Vermont photographer Jane Sobel Klonsky. She has graciously offered to share more of her images with us.]

Winky was rescued on the side of the road with severe eye injuries (probably from an attack). The thirteen-year-old dog is now blind and lives with Daina, a nonprofit attorney, on the. . .

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Dennis the Dieting Dachshund is Healthy Again


Written by: Phil Monahan

Dennis hasn’t enjoyed his weight loss, but he sure loves being able to run and play outside.
Photo via cleveland.com

Dennis is a Miniature Dachshund who has undergone an incredible transformation in the year and a half since Brooke Burton “rescued” him from one of her relatives. At the time, Dennis was. . .

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Blind Golden Retriever Warms Hearts as Therapy Dog


Written by: Phil Monahan

Joanne George says Smiley, the service dog, has become a favorite therapy dog in her area.
Photo by Joanne George via abcnews.go.com

Here’s an inspirational story from north of the border, where a beautiful Golden Retriever who was born without eyes is spending his life helping others. Smiley was rescued from a puppy. . .

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