START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


Do Dogs Lose Baby Teeth?
Offbeat  (tags: puppy teeth, off-beat, pets, dogs, interesting, news )

- 5 hours ago -
Now that you have a new puppy you will be continually amazed by the changes that present themselves developmentally and physically every day. Your new puppy is not yet fully developed and, in fact, development will continue for the next several months.
K-State Veterinary Students Reduce Topeka's Stray Cat Problem With Spay and Neuter Program
Offbeat  (tags: spaying and neutering catd, kansas state university, mobile surgery, animals, humans, pets )

- 10 hours ago -
A Topeka nonprofit working to spay and neuter cats that roam the capital city has teamed with Kansas State UniversityâEUR(TM)s Mobile Surgery Unit in a partnership that lets veterinary students get surgery experience.
Missing Dog Rescued After Being Buried Alive in Sinkhole
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, goodnews, dogs, humans, pets, off-beat, safety )

- 10 hours ago -
He might be an old dog, but he's a fighter. A 12-year-old German shepherd in Missouri barely survived after being buried in a sinkhole for 72 hours.
Dogs Are Now Allowed To Visit Hospitalized Owners Because Love Really Can Heal All
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cats, dogs, health, humans, interesting, off-beat, pets, unusual )

- 16 hours ago -
The program is the brain child of a remarkable young man named Zachary Noble and his aunt, Donna Jenkins. When Zachary was a patient of the Juravinski Hospital battling cancer, he begged to see his dogs. ABOUT TIME !! MUCH NEEDED
Dog Smothers His Owner With Sloppy Kisses in Ecstatic Tail Wagging Reunion
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, humans, goodnews, pets )

- 1 day ago -
One might say the reunion between a Staffordshire terrier named Marley and his owner, Michelle McFetridge was an explosion of love, sloppy kisses and pure love after having been separated from each other for 66 days
24 Perfectly Camouflaged Dogs (Who Are Pretty Much Invisible)
Offbeat  (tags: pets )

- 1 day ago -
Some pups just know how to blend in better than most. Here are 24 adorably camouflaged dogs who are so well suited to their surroundings that they are pretty much perfectly invisible. How many can you find?
Wild Man Says Goodbye To His 31 Pet Dogs
Offbeat  (tags: humans, dogs, environment, pets, unusual, off-beat, bizarre, interesting, news, goodnews )

- 1 day ago -
One man living life in the wild for the past 16 years wouldn't accept help for himself without first making sure his dogs were OK âEUR" and there were 31 of them.
8 Times Dogs And Cats Saved Lives Like It Was No Big Deal
Offbeat  (tags: safety, off-beat, odd, animals, pets, interesting, news, unusual )

- 1 day ago -
8 Stories of pets saving their owners.
Man Smuggles Dog Into Hospital For One Final Goodbye With His Wife
Offbeat  (tags: love, last wish, dogs, bizarre, humans, pets, news, interesting )

- 2 days ago -
Last year, reddit user Mellifluous_Username lost his wife due to complications from an invasive surgery. Before she died, she made one request âEUR" to see their beloved Australian Shepherd named Bella one last time.
From A Difficult Breathing In Fire Smokes, The Three Puppies Were Saved
Offbeat  (tags: hero fier fighter's, puppies saved, humans, pets, goodnews, dogs )

- 2 days ago -
A fire could burn a three little puppies. But the firefighters make a great effort to save them from possible death. The dogs have been saved and treated well. Thanks to the peopleâEUR(TM)s report, firefighters immediately acted heroically.
Missing Cat Surprised His Family After He Was Found Bigger, Fluffier in a Pet Food Factory
Offbeat  (tags: cats, pets, found )

- 2 days ago -
A clever cat who disappeared from his home over a year ago, was found bigger, fluffier and happy in a pet food factory.
New Study Proves Dogs Really Do âEUR~GetâEUR(TM) Us
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, humans, pets, unusual, interesting )

- 3 days ago -
Like a lot of pet owners, I like to believe my dogs understand when IâEUR(TM)m sad or angry or happy. In fact, IâEUR(TM)ve been sick with the flu, and whenever I blow my nose, my dog Ella walks over to me, tail wagging, and plops her head on my lap.
'Sampson the Blind Wonder Dog' Wins Friends on Cape Cod and Beyond
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, health, humans, interesting, off-beat, pets, unusual )

- 4 days ago -
At 70 pounds, Sampson is approaching his adult weight, but heâEUR(TM)s still a puppy at heart. He prances and all but dances in the sand on a recent outing at Craigville Beach; he leaps and races in circles. You would never know he is blind.
These Signs Prove That Your Dog Is Like Your Baby!
Offbeat  (tags: humans, dogs, animals, funny, goodnews, off-beat, pets, photos )

- 5 days ago -
In other words, you would do the same things for a baby, that you do for a dog. Of course, there is a huge difference, but the commitment, care, love is the same.
Useful Dog Tricks
Offbeat  (tags: animals, funny, dogs, pets, interesting, news )

- 5 days ago -
Enjoy it.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Offbeat

Most Active Stories Today in Offbeat tagged with pets

top story finders in Offbeat

1. AniMae C. 266 popular stories

2. Carole K. 252 popular stories

3. Dalia H. 237 popular stories

4. Natasha Salgado 214 popular stories

5. Laura H. 208 popular stories

6. Candy L. 184 popular stories

7. GGmaSheila D. 181 popular stories

8. Roberto M. 168 popular stories

9. Christeen Anderson 157 popular stories

10. Pat B. 155 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!