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How Rescuing Dogs Changed My Life

My first dog was already home upon my return from the hospital. A tiny black cocker spaniel named Shadow Box, he soon learned to sleep either under my crate or in it with me, and became my fast protec…

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Rescue Dog Runs Away to Visit Human in Hospital (Video)

Do you know anyone who doubts a rescue dog's love and devotion? If so, this is the story you should send them. Zander is a rescue dog, who was adopted from a shelter five years ago and nursed b…

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Tough Adjustments for Rescue Dogs

A western Quebec dog rescue center has taken in 14 dogs to treat them for their serious physical and mental conditions, trauma suffered at a closed puppy mill nearby. World News Videos by NewsLo…

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Rescued Dog Now Saves People

Last fall you may have read an article about Pearl, the rescued black lab who was adopted from an animal shelter and then trained to work on search and rescue missions: Abandoned Dog Helps Save 12 Liv…

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Rescue Pups Find Adventure And Fun In The Snow (with video)

Years ago, I was skiing in Squaw Valley, California when a massive avalanche knocked out power to the lift my brother and I were seated on. While we dangled high above the snow packed ground, the ski …

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I am so grateful of my dogs. I hug and kiss them every day. They saved my husband from a sever depre…

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