The Chihuahua’s former life left her timid and unhealthy. Photographer Emily Moncour adopted Annie and gave her an opportunity to shine.
When rescued, Lucy was severely underweight and covered in bald spots. Now she uses social media to shine a light on puppy mills in the U.K.
Born with deformed back legs and without eyes, the rescue pup now visits schools to teach kids that physical differences don’t have to slow a person or dog down.
Puppies are NOT presents. Only adopt at Christmas if you can commit to doing what our resident trainer says will set the puppy up for success.
Dr. Bruce Perry and Maia Szalavitz’s book is about traumatized children, but it offers valuable lessons that will help you raise a well-adjusted dog.
Mill dogs who make it out often bear signs of physical and emotional distress, and that’s where this Rhode Island rescue strives to make a meaningful, lasting difference.
Rescuer Lucy Ohannessian joins the debate on whether responsible breeders can survive new laws aimed at putting puppy mills out of business.
A Phoenix law prohibits pet stores from selling dogs from any professional breeder. Is that the right answer to a complex problem?
Animal activists have much to celebrate in a ruling that upholds Phoenix’s law requiring pet stores to only carry dogs and cats from shelters and rescue organizations.
The ASPCA has designated Tuesday, July 21, as No Pet Store Puppies Day. It’s a good opportunity to look at the real cost behind that puppy in the window.
As the only legislator at work, Senator Jeff Jackson started passing imaginary legislation, including a crackdown on puppy mills.
Imported dogs now must be at least six months old and have updated vaccinations — I’ve seen the terrible things that happened before this rule.
It takes a strong stomach to read the new report from the Humane Society of the United States, but it contains reasons to be optimistic.
An online petition says a college course on how to follow existing laws will only encourage unethical commercial breeding. What do you think?
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