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Therapy Dogs Soothe Stressed Students
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, animalwelfare, dogs, therapy, university, therapeutic digs, Canada, GoodNews, humans, pets )

- 1967 days ago -
The therapeutic pooches were provided by Therapeutic Paws of Canada, which brings animals to hospitals, schools, and other places where people might need the soothing benefits of canine comfort.
Blind Dog Takes Walks With a Guide Cat
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, cats, animals, dogs, GoodNews, humans, protection, pets )

- 1970 days ago -
Now, the cat, named Pwditat, and Godfrey-Brown's 8-year-old dog Terfel, are inseparable, and Pwditat has become the dog's guide
Rescue Dog Becomes First Archeology Dog
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, GoodNews, archeology, rescued, australia )

- 1975 days ago -
Migaloo is a rescue dog with a special talent. Her owner, Australian dog owner Gary Jackson, trained this black lab-Mastiff mix to become the first "Archeology Dog," able to sniff out bones that are hundreds of years old.
Getting a Pawsitive Start
Animals  (tags: abused, AnimalWelfare, animals, cats, dogs, GoodNews, pets, protection, rescued )

- 1988 days ago -
With training, dogs and cats become better socialized and have the chance to learn that people are a source of treats, fun, and love - not something be afraid of.
How One Stray Dog Brought a Neighborhood Together
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, animalwelfare, dogs, ethics, goodnews, GoodNews, pets, rescued )

- 1990 days ago -
When Chewy, a beautiful St. Bernard/Border Collie strolls around his Modesto, Calif. Neighborhood with his owners, Bruce and Lauren Klein, neighbors flock to greet him.
Rob Thomas on Abandoned Dog: 'This Is Just Heartbreaking'
Animals  (tags: abused, animals, dogs, pets, protection, rescued, sadness )

- 1990 days ago -
Earlier today Rob Thomas highlighted the sad tale of a dog with no name, just a number. He wrote, "this is just heartbreaking. hope she finds a good home for the holidays."
Meet Billy: A Touching Puppy Mill Rescue Video
Animals  (tags: abused, AnimalWelfare, animals, animalrights, cruelty, dogs, ethics, goodnews, pets, protection, rescued, sadness )

- 1995 days ago -
The Humane Society of the United States has put together an absolutely touching and wonderful video documenting the rescue of a breeding dog named "Billy" from a puppy mill in North Carolina.
An Officer's Best Friend
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, GoodNews, protection, pets, K-9, police dogs )

- 1995 days ago -
The City Council granted adoption of Slider to his human Police Sargent - so the loyal, beloved dog can retire with his partner!
Meet the Internet's Most Popular Pets
Animals  (tags: animals, cats, dogs, GoodNews, pets, cuteness, internet, stories, facebook )

- 1997 days ago -
With pets becoming a more common presence on social media, here's a look at a few of the most popular.
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