Pinkie and Pam Wilson are reunited. Video still via: Dallas News Pam Wilson is feeling in the pink again. Wilson, 71, was heartbroken when she walked out of a Dollar General store in Fort Worth, Texas — her car was missing along with Pinkie, her beloved white dog so named because of her pink belly.
The Great Dane and the young deer hit it off instantly. Video stills via: Nat Geo Kate and Pippin were best friends. Isobel Springett discovered Pippin, an abandoned fawn, in the woods near her farm while out on a walk with her Great Dane, Kate. The mother deer never returned, so when the fawn cried
Release the Hounds! You don’t want your pup to be tardy for the party. Aug. 26 is National Dog Day, and canines across America are showing their puppy pride on Instagram (and beyond) with the hashtag #partydog. All types of pups have turned up for this celebration. Let’s check out who’s on the VIP list.
1. Key Characteristics AKC Group: Non-Sporting Height: 17–20 inches Weight: 40–70 pounds Life Expectancy: Around 15 years The chow chow is a medium-to-large, muscular and powerful dog of Chinese origin. The head is large and can be flanked by long hair, which sometimes makes the dog appear similar to a lion. The large nose is black,
The latest in “celebrity animals leading glamorous lives” news comes from multi-hyphenate Paris Hilton. The deejay, known for her eclectic collection of pets, recently posted several pictures of her dog house, or, more accurately, dog mansion, to Twitter. “My dogs live in this two-story doggy mansion that has air conditioning, heating, designer furniture, and a
Ah, Tinder. Where dreams of romantic love are born, and nightmares of dog theft are realized. A New Jersey family’s 2-year-old Maltese, Maggie, was stolen on Sunday when a house sitter who was also dog-sitting invited her Tinder match over to hang out. According to NJ.com, the 18-year-old woman had never met the man before,
National Dog Day is Aug. 26 — have you made plans to celebrate? If you’re not a pet owner yet, may we suggest heading to your local shelter or rescue and finding a new best friend to brighten your days and cuddle with at night? And, oh yeah, that new good boy or girl is
Is your dog a strong swimmer? By: wplynn If you’re lucky enough to live near a body of water, it’s likely you’ve been out on a boat at least once or twice. Boating is an excellent recreational activity and comes in so many forms: fishing, whale watching, kayaking or a pleasure cruise. So naturally, we
It’s hard to imagine what life would be like without my wife, Courtney, and beautiful children – my daughter, Gia, my son, Dominic, and (naturally) our two four-legged children, Julio and Juanita. The truth is I’ve always wanted dogs – and of course, children, however, back when I was single and constantly traveling and working,
They don’t call this time of year the dog days of summer for nothing. The phrase originated in ancient Europe and refers to the dog star, Sirius, so it’s fitting that Monty’s Dog Beach & Bar in Crikvenica, Croatia, has become a go-to canine travel destination. Located in the small harbor of Podvorska and shaped
Even after a summer of warnings, pet owners continue to leave their animals alone in parked cars, left to bake in the sun. Someone recently made this dangerous decision in Garfield, New Jersey. According to WNBC, which first reported the story, 26 bulldog puppies were rescued from a hot van left in a Walmart parking
What Is It: NomNomNow, human-grade, restaurant-quality fresh dog food, delivered to your doorstep Who Tried It: Spoon the Dog (@luvspoonie on Instagram), and Saryn Chorney, PEOPLE Pets editor Level of Difficulty: 2 (eating it was easy for Spoon, but figuring out the right portions and arranging for delivery took a bit more effort) Raise your
Now that the eclipse is ending its run across the United States, you might be feeling a total eclipse of the heart — the bright part of your Monday replaced with a dark hole, much like the moon eclipsing the sun. Don’t worry, because while the eclipse lasted minutes, the memories it created can last
Don’t force dogs to get to know each other — let them sniff out the situation. By: Bob Haarmens Rescuing a dog from a shelter is one of the absolute best ways to truly help an animal in need. Over 3 million dogs end up in shelters across the U.S. each year, and sadly, about
1. Key Characteristics AKC Group: Toy Height: 9–10 inches Weight: 8–11 pounds Life expectancy: 12–15 years Silky terriers are small, loving dogs with Australian roots. The eyes are almond-shaped and dark in color. The small ears are triangular and stand up on the head. The feet are small and — funny enough — resemble the
Home: Some pets never have one to call their own. We’d like to help change that by introducing you to an adoptable pet every week. Today, meet Dwayne, a handsome dog who loves to spend time with people, even after a lifetime of abuse. Dwayne is all smiles now, but it has been a hard
In order for your dog to give birth to healthy puppies, you need to feed her a high-quality diet. By: tambako Are you planning on breeding from your female dog? Whether or not it’s right to breed from a pet dog would take up a whole article in itself. For argument’s sake, let’s assume you’ve
We have reached the peak of human progress. We live in a time where sweatsuits and workout clothes are now not only socially acceptable to wear outside of the home, but FASHIONABLE. In case you didn’t already know, it’s called athleisure. Thankfully, we also live in a time where there are companies that make clothes
Alone at home, a bored dog may become destructive or anxious. By: vialbost Back-to-school time is upon us, and that means 1 thing: Relaxing, lazy routines are going bye-bye (at least, until next summer rolls around). It’s time to start setting early alarms, packing school lunches and leaving the house quiet during the day. It’s also
Tough as nails with a soft spot for furry pets, TV’s Judge Judy Sheindlin won the hearts of viewers all over again when a 2012 episode about a dog named Baby Boy and a dispute over ownership of the animal went viral this week. While the episode’s second life on the Internet has reignited an interest
“Dog” ear mites are actually much more common in cats. By: Lisa Larsson Ear mites are gross. They infect our pets’ ears and cause them discomfort. So where do ear mites actually come from? If we knew that, we could eradicate them, right? Easier said than done. The existence of mites dates to the Cretaceous
Every dog has it’s day. This dog’s day just happened to be in court. On a recent episode of Judge Judy, the titular Judge Judy Sheindlin was faced with a canine conundrum that ended in an emotional reunion. In an edited clip of the episode, Judge Judy meets two individuals both claiming to be the
The staggering success of Game of Thrones has led to an alarming trend in the pet world. GOT fans, coveting the HBO show’s direwolves, have been buying the closest animal they can find to the striking fictional canines: Huskies. This demand has led to an increase in the irresponsible breeding of this dog. Worse yet,
Is your dog looking a little hefty? Is his collar fitting a bit too snug? Is she sneaking extra snacks from you or another member of the family? If you answered “yes” to any of those questions, it might be time to reassess your dog’s diet and exercise routine. That’s where PEOPLE Pet Vet Dr.
Maybe not so ridiculous: Cats must wear bells in Creskill, New Jersey, so birds are warned of their approach. By: B@rberousse We all know not to speed through stop signs or run red lights. We know not to steal things, trespass or drive around with our taillights out. The laws we follow day in and day
Exercise. It’s widely touted as the healthiest thing you can do for yourself and your pets. But let’s be honest: It sucks. There is nothing fun about waking up at the crack of dawn and doing painful things that make you sweat. Now, most dogs actually enjoy walks. But there are some who would rather
1. Key Characteristics AKC Group: Herding Height: 20–22 inches Weight: 40–60 pounds Life Expectancy: 12–15 years Bearded collies are one of the oldest British dog breeds. They are medium-sized herding dogs with long bodies and agile movement. Their large nose is black, and their medium ears are covered with hair. The eye color typically depends on the
When a baby photographer and a litter of newborn puppies get together, something cute is bound to happen. Kelly Frankenburg is a newborn and baby photographer that works out of her home studio 11 Sixteen Photography in Richmond, Virginia. She is also an animal lover. She, her husband Mark and their two children recently started
If you haven’t heard enough about Clear the Shelters yet, we’re here to tell you more! The third annual pet adoption drive, presented by NBC- and Telemundo-owned stations, is happening next Saturday, Aug. 19, and PEOPLE Pet Vet Dr. Evan Antin has some advice if you’re planning to adopt a dog or cat that day.
Titus is one lucky pup! Not only did the guys from the City of Newburgh Fire Department in New York save his life, but now they’re providing him with an even better one. The crew was recently called in to fight a fire in downtown Newburgh that had enveloped a three-story brick building with a