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Doggo Cools Off… With a Little Help

It’s hot out there in most of the U.S. and this giant doggo isn’t having it. He cools off with a little help from his small human buddy and the result will make you smile. I want to be that doggo today… Have a silly dog video? Share it with us for a chance to be featured on Silly Dog Sunday!

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Dogs Saves Half of Food Everyday- The Reason Will Have You in Tears

Meet Stich and Cookie, two puppers living the good life as a bonded pair. Easton Dufur explains his family got the dogs when Easton was young, and they’ve been best buddies ever since. “We got Stitch when I was in kindergarten,” Dufur told Mashable. “Then around the third grade is when we got Cookie. We felt that Stitch should have some company. But they were like...

Dog Takes Bus to Dog Park Alone

How smart is your pup? Could they navigate a busy city to catch a bus to their favorite doggie park? Meet, Eclipse, a black lab/ mastiff mix who takes herself to the dog park using public transportation in Seattle, Washington. It all started one day when Eclipse and her owner, Jeff Young were waiting for the bus that would take them to Eclipse’s favorite dog...

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Daughter Swaps Out Family Photos for Photos of Dog (Did they notice?)

We like to think that we’re very observant, but just how observant are we, really? One college girl decided to test her theory that her parents wouldn’t notice if she changed around the family’s photos at home. To help her out, she enlisted Dixie, the family’s Chihuahua. What happened next has us crying with laughter. “One day my older sister, who has also moved out,...

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How to Stop a Dog from Barking: Training Tips Tuesday

If you share your home with a Barking Betty or Barking Bubba, you know how crazy it can make you. Incessant, nonsense barking every time the wind blows, a trash truck stops, or a squirrel runs across the lawn can make you wish for a magic wand to stop the barking. Luckily, you don’t need a magic wand- just a few tips from some professional...

Dog Smuggled Into Hospital Disguised as Baby

Sometimes the best medicine doesn’t come in the form of a pill or liquid. Sometimes, it comes in the form of four paws and a wagging tail. That’s what happened when Shelby Hennick’s grandma was admitted to the hospital. Shelby knew that a visit from her grandma’s furry best friend was exactly what she needed to get better- so she decided to sneak the pup...

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Dog’s Hilarious Reaction to Horror Movie: Silly Dog Sunday

We’ve all yelled at the TV during a scary movie… “Don’t go in there! He’s behind the door! No, not the basement!” But sadly, the characters on the screen never seem to listen. One bulldog had an intense reaction while watching the horror movie, The Conjuring, and his doggie pleas for help are hilarious. Check it out in today’s Silly Dog Sunday video. Does your...

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Older Adults that Have Dogs Get More Exercise

Pet parents know: you have to walk the dog. Dogs require daily exercise to stay healthy, and all that walking has great benefits for the humans- as well as the dogs. And while this doesn’t come as news for those of us out there walking the dog every day, a new study does reveal some surprising statistics on how that extra exercise is impacting older...

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Delivery Driver Plops onto Sidewalk to Take Selfies with Dogs

In today’s world of online ordering, most of us get to know our local delivery drivers on sight, and let’s be honest, seeing one approaching your door is like experiencing Christmas Day all over again. One pet parent caught her favorite UPS driver pausing in his day to plop onto the hot Louisiana sidewalk and shoot a few selfies with her dogs. It was all...

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Police Puppy Gets Adorably Fired

When little German Shepherd Gavel aspired to become a police dog in Queensland Australia, no one expected him to become a viral doggie sensation. But here we are, basking in his adorable Internet fame. Little Gavel is capturing hearts for the most adorable reason: he was too friendly to become a police K9 and flunked out of puppy police academy. Watch the video to see...