WE WENT TO ANIMAL HUMANE SOCIETY TO LOOK FOR A

We went to Animal Humane Society to look for a puppy one day five years ago and found the cutest puppy who ever lived. Now he is the...

WE ADOPTED DAPHNE IN APRIL

We adopted Daphne in April when she was only 8-weeks-old, and she has been a wonderful addition to our family. She keeps us and her...

 
 
 

WE ADOPTED THOR AT

We adopted Thor at the end of February. He's a goofy, sweet dog who will hike, run, play all day, chase squirrels, and snuggle at every...

I ADOPTED AN AT THE TIME 8-WEEK-OLD PUPPY. SHE'S BLACK AND

I adopted an at the time 8-week-old puppy. She's black and white. Her name is Kara. When they handed her to me that day at Animal Humane...

 
 
 

PEANUT IS MY NEW LITTLE ADOPTION

Peanut is my new little adoption addition! He is a hospice guinea pig; 6ish-years-old, tumor-y, deaf, but a big talker! So many squeaks...

THE SEARCH FOR A KITTY STARTED WHEN I HAD TO

The search for a kitty started when I had to leave my two kitties with my ex-partner when we separated last year. It was heartbreaking...

 
 
 

MY BOY RILEY IS AN 8-YEAR-OLD LABRADOR

My boy Riley is an 8-year-old Labrador Retriever. I knew he was supposed to be mine and kept tabs on him while he was in the AHS vet...

SEVERAL MONTHS AGO WE WENT TO ANIMAL HUMANE

Several months ago we went to Animal Humane Society in search of a new kitten. Our family had recently lost a cat of 13 years, and...

 
 
 

I'VE BEEN IN LOVE WITH DOGS SINCE I COULD

I've been in love with dogs since I could remember, but I could never have one of my own. Finally I talked my mom into saying it was...

ABOUT THREE YEARS AGO, MY HUSBAND AND I

About three years ago, my husband and I adopted our sweet Mari girl. When we first got to Animal Humane Society, we really weren't...

 
 
 

I SAW A PIC OF TRIXIE ON THE WEBSITE AND

I saw a pic of Trixie on the website and immediately made an appointment to adopt her. She is a curious bun who loves cilantro and...

OUR FAMILY WAS DOGLESS FOR THE FIRST TIME IN

Our family was dogless for the first time in many years. I'd considered possibly finding a smaller breed, after having raised or rescued...

 
 
 

ADOPTING AND REDUCING ANIMALS IS NOT AN EASY

Adopting and reducing animals is not an easy thing for everyone. But I can confidently say that adopting Barkley is the BEST choice...

EVA WAS MY BLESSING. I REMEMBER THE DAY I GOT

Eva was my blessing. I remember the day I got her when she ran to me and just snuggled under my arm. She slept in the bed like a little...

 
 
 

I ALWAYS LOOK AT RESCUE DOGS WHEN MY HEART

I always look at rescue dogs when my heart needs/wants another dog. I made an appointment at the Coon Rapids location of Animal Humane...

TWO YEARS AGO IN JULY, MY BOYFRIEND ANTHONY

Two years ago in July, my boyfriend Anthony and I went to Animal Humane Society to pet and walk dogs. We had done this a few times...

 
 
 

WE'D BEEN LOOKING AT DOGS FOR MONTHS

We'd been looking at dogs for months, checking the Animal Humane Society website multiple times a day, to find one we wanted to make...

I ADOPTED BARNEY FROM THE COON

I adopted Barney from the Coon Rapids location on April 12 of this year. In the past two months, we've done a lot of growing together...

 
 
 

WE ADOPTED SEESTER AND KINNE

We adopted Seester and Kinne in late March 2021. We were looking for two new barn cats and were told these cats came from an overcrowded...

WE WENT INTO THE GOLDEN VALLEY LOCATION

We went into the Golden Valley location looking for a dog/puppy. We were open minded, however we kept the puppies for last, and that's...

 
 
 



Mom Surprises Daughters By Secretly Rescuing The Dog They Fell In Love With

Mom Surprises Daughters By Secretly Rescuing The Dog They Fell In Love With

Rosie, a one-year-old Great Pyrenees/Golden Retriever mix, was brought to a Georgia shelter after her parents got divorced. The young mother couldn't afford to move with both... Read more ...

Facing Euthanasia, Local Shelter Offers Dog Dad Hope For His Injured Pup

Facing Euthanasia, Local Shelter Offers Dog Dad Hope For His Injured Pup

Stephen Foster works as a part-time maintenance man at a gas station in Dade City, Florida. Since the recent death of his wife of 35 years, Stephen has come to rely on the love... Read more ...

30 Of The Funniest Tweets About Cats And Dogs This Week

30 Of The Funniest Tweets About Cats And Dogs This Week

“Have learned many powerful lessons from my cat, such as that you can get whatever you want if you are so f**king annoying.” Read more ...

Brown's Brewing Company - Helles Rebuke

Brown's Brewing Company - Helles Rebuke

Many birders find gull identification one of the more difficult aspects of this hobby and classifying gulls when they appear on cans of beer is often no less vexing a problem... Read more ...

Miranda Lambert Loses 2nd Dog In Bonded Sibling Pair After Just 9 Months

Miranda Lambert Loses 2nd Dog In Bonded Sibling Pair After Just 9 Months

Country music star and two-time Grammy winner Miranda Lambert has announced sad news. Her precious dog, Jessi, has passed away at 13 ½ years old. She shared the news on... Read more ...

Sweetest Dog Who Was Set On Fire To Receive Hero Animal Award

Sweetest Dog Who Was Set On Fire To Receive Hero Animal Award

The road to recovery has been a long one for Buddy the Labrador Retriever mix. Buddy is getting a new lease on life after being intentionally set on fire by a 12-year-old boy... Read more ...

RECALL: Two Separate Food Recalls Issued From Different Companies Over...

RECALL: Two Separate Food Recalls Issued From Different Companies Over Aflatoxin & Plastic Pieces

Two recalls have been issued for dog and cat food products from two different companies. These recalls have been issued for separate reasons. First, Sunshine Mills, Inc. has... Read more ...

Young Girl Is Saved From The Strong Ocean Current By Canine Lifeguards

Young Girl Is Saved From The Strong Ocean Current By Canine Lifeguards

A team of impressive rescue canines saved the life of a young girl caught in a strong ocean current. Even the best of swimmers can get whisked away in an instant, leaving them... Read more ...

Comparison of long non‐coding RNAs in adipose and muscle tissues between...

Summary lncRNAs play crucial roles in fat metabolism in animals. Previously, we have compared the mRNA transcriptome profiles between seven fat-type Chinese pig breeds and one... Read more ...

Birding Bob

Birding Bob

There's a birdwatcher in Central Park in New York City who calls himself Birding Bob. He leads bird walks in the park for the nominal sum of $10. But according to the New York... Read more ...