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This Hotel Lets Guests Foster and Adopt Dogs

This Hotel Lets Guests Foster and Adopt Dogs

A hotel in D’Iberville, Mississippi allows its guests to foster and adopt dogs during their stay.  Home2 Suites by Hilton Biloxi North/D’Iberville launched its Fostering Hope program in October 2018. In partnership with the Humane Society...
New Legislation Protects Domestic Violence Survivors and Their Pets

New Legislation Protects Domestic Violence Survivors and Their Pets

The Pets and Women Safety (PAWS) Act was signed into law earlier this month as part of the 2018 Farm Bill. The new law expands upon existing protections for domestic violence survivors to include...

7 Vegan and Cruelty-Free Christmas Gifts for Pets

Let's hear it for pets! They provide their constant companionship, unconditional love, and their cuteness bring us levels of joy that can sometimes only be expressed through unintelligible squee-ing. There are plenty of ways to...
’Girls’ Creator Lena Dunham Only Adopts Elderly Pets

Lena Dunham Keeps Adopting Geriatric Pets No One Else Wants

American actor, writer, director, and producer Lena Dunham has revealed that she has a penchant for adopting elderly pets. The "Girls" star and creator faced some controversy last year over her pets, sparked when Dunham gave...
Vegan Dogs On the Rise in New Zealand As Consumers Ditch Meat

Vegan Dogs On the Rise in New Zealand As Consumers Ditch Meat

Vegan and vegetarian dogs are on the rise in New Zealand as more pet parents turn to meat-free food as the sustainability of meat continues to draw concern, local news source Stuff reports. While conventional...
Netflix's New 'Dogs' Series Features All the Good Doggies

Netflix’s New ‘Dogs’ Series Features All the Good Doggies

Netflix is giving dog lovers across the world a reason to take a day off work and binge watch its newest series. Named "Dogs," the Netflix Original Documentary Series features six true stories of...
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8th Grader Builds Website to Help Shelter Dogs Find Permanent Homes

Aiden, an eighth-grader from Texas, went above and beyond for his latest class project. As part of his “passion project” coursework, he chose to build a website to match people with shelter dogs. Dog Do...

13-Year-Old Entrepreneur Makes Custom Bowties to Help Shelter Dogs Get Adopted

(Updated December 21, 2019) | Overcrowded animal shelters decrease the forever-home chances for many of the animals. But one young entrepreneur is helping dogs stand out. And he hopes it improves adoption rates. Darius...
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Maryland Could Become the Second State to Ban Puppy Mill Sales

This past weekend, Maryland lawmakers voted in support of a bill to ban puppy and kitten mill animals from all pet stores. The bill, No More Puppy and Kitten Mills Act of 2018, will...