10:49 AM EDT 09/17/2015
Originally posted 09/07/2015 08:50PM
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson certainly had an exciting, adrenaline-filled Labor Day weekend.
Originally posted 08/12/2015 05:00PM
Every pet deserves a warm lap, a loving home and YouTube stardom. NBC TV is working to make this dream a reality for all the cats and dogs waiting to be adopted.
On Aug. 15, NBC Universal will host a nationwide pet adoption initiative called Clear the Shelters in an effort to place the country's thousands of homeless pets with forever families. The drive will be broadcasted in 19 markets, matching 28 local news stations with nearby animal shelters.
Originally posted 07/31/2015 05:00PM
Don't get jealous, but PEOPLE staffers had the fluffiest day ever, and all for a good cause.
Originally posted 05/28/2015 06:25PM
As heavy rain poured off the roof of her house in Austin, Texas, late Monday afternoon, Kim Griffin learned on Facebook that her local animal shelter, Austin Pets Alive, had been flooded by the severe storms over the weekend and was in desperate need of volunteers to take in homeless pets.
Originally posted 05/28/2015 04:35PM
They say every dog has its day, and Poh is making the most of his with the help of his owner Thomas Neil Rodriguez.
Originally posted 05/15/2015 10:30AM
PetSmart gave a few lucky pups a little extra TLC this week in hopes of helping them find forever homes during their big adoption drive. Check out the cuddly results
Originally posted 05/14/2015 01:30PM
Andre the Giant Cat is a humongous star at High Paw Pet Supplies in Fairplay, Colorado – and a big help to other kitties looking for homes.
The 25-lb. feline was spotted wandering around the neighborhood in November and was taken in by High Paw owner Miyuki Takeda, reports the Denver Post.
Originally posted 05/07/2015 11:00AM
Boo's upbringing is unlike that of most dogs. The skittish canine was recently found by animal control officer Shirley Zindler living in a hollowed-out tree in Sonoma, California, reports Dogster.
Zindler found Boo, starving and pregnant, hiding in the empty trunk of the tree and carefully removed the dog from her unusual living situation.
Boo was rescued, but sadly, the puppies she gave birth to several days later did not survive. It is uncertain how the dog ended up in the tree, but her rescuers have an idea. Boo was found in an area where many locals abandon unwanted pets.
Originally posted 12/15/2014 04:00PM
We have a bit of a reputation for shedding a tear or two (or more) when we're reading about pets looking for forever homes.
Originally posted 11/24/2014 11:15AM
As if Chris Hemsworth could get any sexier.
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