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A One-Minute Video of Puppies Playing in Our Studio? Yes, Please!

UpdatePosted 08/16/2014 11:50AM

The Daily Treat: A One-Minute Video of Puppies Playing? Yes, Please!

Originally posted 08/15/2014 12:00PM

We've said it before and we'll say it again: We love our jobs.

But in order to keep them, we have to bring you things like this video of adorable puppies playing with toys in the PEOPLE studio.

The only reason we're still employed is because there is actually a reason for all this cuteness: Animal Planet's Emmy-nominated series, Too Cute, has somehow managed to get even cuter in its second season, with Too Cute! Pint-Sized, a 12-episode, half-hour series that begins Aug. 16 at 8 p.m. ET/PT (two back-to-back episodes air each week).

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Credit: Courtesy Eleventh Hour Rescue
Adopt Me! Mallory Is Happy to Be Your Pool Lounger

Adopt Me! Mallory Is Happy to Be Your Pool Lounger

Originally posted 08/15/2014 01:00PM

Home. Some pets never have one to call their own. We'd like to help change that by introducing you to an extraordinary adoptable pet every week. Today, meet Mallory, a 3-year-old Lab mix who has been with the Eleventh Hour Rescue of Rockaway, New Jersey, for more than one year.

Even though it's only temporary, Mallory is making the most of her loving foster home before she finds that place to spend forever. "She has playful bursts of energy and likes to play tug of war and chase after balls," says foster mom Tammi Green-Strelkoff. "When she's finished playing, she'll curl up next to you or find a cozy spot next to you and just hang out for some quiet time."

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Filed Under: Animal Charities, Dogs
Credit: Dave King/Getty
Dognapped! Pooch Thefts Are on the Rise, Advocates Say

Dognapped! Pooch Thefts Are on the Rise, Animal Advocates Say

Originally posted 08/13/2014 07:15AM

When Sunny, a 1-year-old Pomeranian, ran out of his Chicago backyard and into an alley, the pup's owner tried to chase after him, but the dog scampered away too fast. She caught up just in time to see a woman escaping with Sunny under her arm.

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Credit: Courtesy Robin Williams
8 Photos of Robin Williams with Animals that Will Make You Smile

UpdatePosted 08/12/2014 01:15PM

8 Photos of Robin Williams with Animals that Will Make You Smile

Originally posted 08/12/2014 12:30PM

Lovely, sweet and kind are just some of the adjectives friends have used to describe the incomparable Robin Williams. And, if they could find the words, it's likely his furry friends would describe the late actor in much the same way.

Williams's Instagram feed is filled with adorable shots of him kicking back with many an animal friend, including his road dog Verna Pearl (above), whose unexpected passing last year left him deeply saddened.

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Filed Under: Death, Dogs, Robin Williams
Credit: Courtesy Ms. Carol Chabot
Adopt Me! Scruffy & Muffin Are Two Peas in a Pod

Adopt Me! Scruffy & Muffin Are Two Peas in a Pod

Originally posted 08/08/2014 11:00AM

Home. Some pets never have one to call their own. We'd like to help change that by introducing you to an extraordinary adoptable pet every week. Today, meet Muffin and Scruffy, a bonded pair of pups who were given up after a divorce.

These purebred Jack Russell terriers arrived at the Potter League for Animals of Middletown, Rhode Island, at the beginning of August. In their previous home, they were left alone for long periods of time, which made them extremely close. They're totally best friends, but definitely in need of a little human TLC.

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Filed Under: Animal Charities, Dogs
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Heroes Among Us: Houston Socialite Helps Cops Fight Crime – by Giving Them Dogs!

Heroes Among Us

Houston Socialite Kristi Schiller Helps Cops – and Dogs! – Fight Crime

Originally posted 08/07/2014 12:20PM

In December 2009, Kristi Schiller saw a story on the local TV news that devastated her.

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Dog Finds Newborn Baby Abandoned by Side of Road

UpdatePosted 07/29/2014 05:30PM

Dog Finds Newborn Baby Abandoned by Side of Road

Originally posted 07/29/2014 04:30PM

It was a road less traveled by Jeff Kopp and his dog, Bobby.

But something inspired the pooch to take a different route down Marion Road on Monday in Diamond Lake, Michigan, and it's a good thing that Kopp obliged.

The dog pulled his owner to a satellite dish just three feet away from the dirt road where a newborn baby had been left.

"I saw what [looked like] a rabbit at first," Kopp told WOOD TV8. "Then it moved. That's when I started yelling."

The hours-old baby girl, whose umbilical cord was still attached, was lying in the fetal position with leaves on her face, according to Kopp's daughter Cathleen Neal, who ran to her father's aid along with his wife.

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The Daily Treat: Pit Bull Puppy Cuddles Baby, Our Productivity Plummets

Originally posted 07/28/2014 05:00PM

We love babies. We love puppies. Put the two together, and we're talking about a level of perfection we once reserved solely for conversations about Ryan Gosling and well-dressed kangaroos.

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Filed Under: Cute Pets, Dogs

The Daily Treat: Joyful Dog Nearly Passes Out at Family Member's Return

Originally posted 07/25/2014 02:30PM



Looks like someone is a bit fur-klempt.

The adorable schnauzer in this YouTube video is so happy about his family member's return that he nearly passes out at their reunion – which was two years in the making.

According to a food blog, the video's poster Rebecca Ehalt moved to Slovenia five years ago for schooling but stayed for love. Originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, she works with her husband at their design studio in Bled.

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Filed Under: Dogs
Credit: Courtesy Jmarcoz/Instagram
Bulldog Puppies Making Out Put Fifty Shades to Shame

The Daily Treat: Bulldog Puppies Making Out Put Fifty Shades to Shame

Originally posted 07/25/2014 06:30AM

Because Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey can't have all the fun.

When you're done watching the freshly released Fifty Shades of Grey trailer for, you know, the 500th time, you'll want to see these bulldog puppies in action (check it out below).

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