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August 15, 2022, 12:48 AM

Paralyzed dog shows toddler how to crawl

A paralyzed pooch named Kahlua is helping her toddler companion learn how to crawl.
August 15, 2022, 12:48 AM
Paralyzed dog shows toddler how to crawl
August 10, 2022, 5:58 PM

Cat loves to get hair brushed

The face she makes when her fur stops getting brushed...
August 10, 2022, 5:58 PM
Cat loves to get hair brushed
August 10, 2022, 3:28 PM

Service dogs provide a lifeline for people with disabilities

For Robert Gaylog and many other people with physical and mental disabilities, service dogs are crucial to navigating public spaces and maintaining health.
August 10, 2022, 3:28 PM
Service dogs provide a lifeline for people with disabilities
August 8, 2022, 9:05 PM

Money Monday: How to reduce dog care costs

Kaitlin Mulhere of Money Magazine shares some helpful tips on how to reduce the costs of dog care.
August 8, 2022, 9:05 PM
Money Monday: How to reduce dog care costs
August 8, 2022, 6:29 PM

Dognappings on the rise across US

Dog thefts are up 40% from last year, according to the American Kennel Club, with Labrador Retrievers, Yorkshire Terriers and French Bulldogs the most targeted breeds.
August 8, 2022, 6:29 PM
Dognappings on the rise across US
August 6, 2022, 9:02 PM

Nearly 4,000 beagles get new leash on life

The Humane Society of the United States rescued the sick and mistreated dogs that were en route to animal testing facilities.
August 6, 2022, 9:02 PM
Nearly 4,000 beagles get new leash on life
August 5, 2022, 2:08 PM

‘GMA’ celebrates retirement of our Times Square security dog

Hali’s handler discussed what retirement will look like and the bond they shared.
August 5, 2022, 2:08 PM
‘GMA’ celebrates retirement of our Times Square security dog
August 5, 2022, 1:12 PM

‘GMA’ awards $5K to North Shore Animal League America

The senior director of North Shore Animal League America shares the impact of finding dogs forever homes.
August 5, 2022, 1:12 PM
‘GMA’ awards $5K to North Shore Animal League America
August 4, 2022, 1:31 PM

Lost dog found

A dog stolen from her home five years ago has finally been reunited with her family. ABC News’ Will Ganss has more on how she found her way home.
August 4, 2022, 1:31 PM
Lost dog found
August 4, 2022, 1:16 PM

Chicago animal shelter on a mission to rescue pets from homelessness

For "GMA’s" Dog Days of Summer series, ABC News’ Ike Ejiochi learns more about the shelter’s lifesaving work.
August 4, 2022, 1:16 PM
Chicago animal shelter on a mission to rescue pets from homelessness
August 3, 2022, 3:52 PM

Miranda Lambert shares sweet video message about adopting shelter dogs

Miranda Lambert is offering advice to those interested in adopting a dog this summer.
August 3, 2022, 3:52 PM
Miranda Lambert shares sweet video message about adopting shelter dogs
August 2, 2022, 1:01 PM

Deaf man forms unbreakable bond with adopted deaf dog

For "GMA’s" Dog Days of Summer series, “GMA” contributor Lori Bergamotto meets adoptable dogs in Tampa, Florida.
August 2, 2022, 1:01 PM
Deaf man forms unbreakable bond with adopted deaf dog
August 1, 2022, 5:31 PM

Puppy rescued from ruins of McKinney Fire

A photographer capturing the damage caused by California wildfires comes to the aid of a puppy wandering through the ruins of the area.
August 1, 2022, 5:31 PM
Puppy rescued from ruins of McKinney Fire
August 1, 2022, 5:30 PM

Happy 'Dogust'! Aug. 1 celebrates shelter dogs' birthdays

"GMA" visits the Women's Animal Center in Philadelphia to showcase their work and meet shelter dogs that are up for adoption.
August 1, 2022, 5:30 PM
Happy 'Dogust'! Aug. 1 celebrates shelter dogs' birthdays
July 29, 2022, 11:59 PM

Dr. Jen Ashton discusses dangerous foods for pets

ABC News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jen Ashton shares her daily prescription for wellness.
July 29, 2022, 11:59 PM
Dr. Jen Ashton discusses dangerous foods for pets
July 29, 2022, 4:30 PM

Man arrested after leaving husky puppy in hot car

Raul Carbajal, 50, allegedly left the dog in the car while he gambled at a Las Vegas casino on July 20.
July 29, 2022, 4:30 PM
Man arrested after leaving husky puppy in hot car
July 29, 2022, 3:36 PM

New York City police officer adopts dog rescued

A New York Police Department officer adopted a dog that she saved from a hot car last month.
July 29, 2022, 3:36 PM
New York City police officer adopts dog rescued
July 29, 2022, 12:20 AM

Community finds a home for 80 rescued dogs

The Licking County Humane Society rescued eighty dogs from a home in Ohio on July 22 and all of the pets have since found their forever home.
July 29, 2022, 12:20 AM
Community finds a home for 80 rescued dogs
July 28, 2022, 10:22 PM

Dog rescued from hot car adopted by rescuing officer

New York police responded to calls of a dog locked in a hot car on June 19. Just over a month later, an officer adopted the sweet pup!
July 28, 2022, 10:22 PM
Dog rescued from hot car adopted by rescuing officer
July 27, 2022, 1:27 AM

Dogs exercise at indoor gym for pets

Hot summer days aren't going to keep these dogs from getting exercise -- they're running on treadmills in the UAE's first indoor dog gym.
July 27, 2022, 1:27 AM
Dogs exercise at indoor gym for pets
July 26, 2022, 3:52 PM

Dog howls in excitement after owner uses his favorite words on the phone

The phone call may not have been real, but Chester's love of the beach and the woods sure is.
July 26, 2022, 3:52 PM
Dog howls in excitement after owner uses his favorite words on the phone
July 25, 2022, 12:35 PM

45 beagles head from Virginia to California for adoption

The animals were among more than 4,000 beagles who were rescued from a facility, where they were being bred for research and testing.
July 25, 2022, 12:35 PM
45 beagles head from Virginia to California for adoption
July 23, 2022, 5:20 PM

How canine heart disease was tied to grain-free dog food

Purported evidence of a connection has been increasingly questioned.
July 23, 2022, 5:20 PM
1 month ago

Dog rescued from Harlem river

A man rescued a dog from drowning after the dog was thrown over a bridge. Three of the firefighters involved in rescuing the pair are applying to adopt the dog.
1 month ago
Dog rescued from Harlem river
1 month ago

Dog saved after being thrown off bridge into river

A dog was rescued by a Good Samaritan and officials from the New York Fire Department when he was reportedly thrown off of a bridge and into the Harlem River.
1 month ago
Dog saved after being thrown off bridge into river
1 month ago

Firefighters heroically rescue puppies from tortoise den

San Bernardino County firefighters came to the rescue of two puppies that were trapped in an underground tortoise den for hours.
1 month ago
Firefighters heroically rescue puppies from tortoise den
1 month ago

4,000 beagles to be released from Virginia breeding, research facility: DOJ

The Justice Department on Monday announced they've secured the release of over 4,000 beagles.
1 month ago
4,000 beagles to be released from breeding, research facility: DOJ
1 month ago

Cat on the lam: Pet caught after weeks on the run at airport

A beloved pet cat that’s been dodging airport and airline personnel as well as animal experts since escaping from a pet carrier at Boston’s Logan International Airport about three weeks ago has finally been caught
1 month ago
Cat on the lam: Pet caught after weeks on the run at airport
1 month ago

Blind, older dog found in Alaska 3 weeks after wandering off

An Alaska family had given up hope of finding their blind, elderly golden retriever who wandered away from their home three weeks ago, but a construction crew found Lulu in salmonberry bushes after initially confusing her for a bear
1 month ago
Blind, older dog found in Alaska 3 weeks after wandering off
1 month ago

Man's best friend sets record with 7-year walk around the world

Tom Turcich and his rescue pup Savannah trekked across six continents and 38 countries.
1 month ago
Owner takes rescue dog on record-breaking 7-year walk around the globe
1 month ago

Man and dog who walked around the world join ‘GMA’

Tom Turcich and his dog Savannah walked 29,826 miles around the world over seven years, with Savannah becoming the first dog ever to make the trek.
1 month ago
Man and dog who walked around the world join ‘GMA’
1 month ago
Cat waits for just the right moment to playfully pounce on kitten
1 month ago

Bracco Italiano becomes 200th dog breed to join American Kennel Club

The breed is native to Italy and will be eligible to compete in AKC's sporting group.
1 month ago
Bracco Italiano becomes 200th dog breed to join American Kennel Club
1 month ago

Judge OKs transfer plan for beagles from troubled facility

They're being moved from a breeding facility to shelters so they can be adopted.
1 month ago
2 months ago

Dog rescued from damaged building in Ukraine

The State Emergency Service of Ukraine released video of a dog being rescued from an apartment building damaged in shelling amid Russia's ongoing war.
2 months ago
Dog rescued from damaged building in Ukraine
2 months ago

Couple builds epic ‘floating bed’ for beloved Golden Retriever

Now those are committed ‘pawrents’!
2 months ago
Couple builds epic ‘floating bed’ for beloved Golden Retriever
2 months ago

How pets impact your health

ABC News' Dr. Jen Ashton discusses the benefits of pets on people’s physical and mental health.
2 months ago
How pets impact your health
2 months ago

‘Ugliest Dog’ winner

ABC News' Andrew Dymburt celebrates a different kind of top dog: the winner of the ‘Ugliest Dog’ contest.
2 months ago
‘Ugliest Dog’ winner
2 months ago

Dedicated dog escapes from pet hotel, returns home

A dog escaped the pet hotel he was staying at and found his way back to his Kansas home while his owners were on vacation.
2 months ago
Dedicated dog escapes from pet hotel, returns home
2 months ago

Trumpet the bloodhound wins Westminster show

Trumpet's owner, Heather Buehner, and on-air analyst for the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Gail Miller Bisher, talk about the bloodhound being named top dog at the famed competition.
2 months ago
Trumpet the bloodhound wins Westminster show
2 months ago

America’s next top dog

ABC News’ Will Ganss has all the highlights from this year’s Westminster Kennel Club dog show.
2 months ago
America’s next top dog
2 months ago

2 dogs reunited after weeks apart

The two Bernese mountain dogs have been friends their whole lives.
2 months ago
2 dogs reunited after weeks apart
2 months ago

Just 60 seconds of dogs strutting their stuff

New and old breeds came together with wagging tails and happy paws at a preview for the 146th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.
2 months ago
Just 60 seconds of dogs strutting their stuff
2 months ago

Dog collar linked to thousands of pet deaths

There's a new push to recall a popular flea and tick collar after more than 30 million have been sold in the U.S. ABC News' Andrea Fujii has the details.
2 months ago
Dog collar linked to thousands of pet deaths
2 months ago

English bulldogs suffer significant health issues from breeding practices, study warns

English bulldogs are suffering from severe health effects due to the way they are bred -- something veterinarians are calling for breeders to change.
2 months ago
English bulldogs suffer severe health issues due to breeding practices: Study
2 months ago

This woman is on a mission to protect India’s 35 million strays

Anoushka Mehta, otherwise known as the Modern Mowgli, is saving the country’s animals, one stray at a time.
2 months ago
This woman is on a mission to protect India’s 35 million strays
2 months ago

This dog really wants to know all the latest gossip

Duncan was caught not-so-secretly spying on his neighbors.
2 months ago
This dog really wants to know all the latest gossip
2 months ago

Dog steals the spotlight with 'pawfect' dance moves in family TikTok video

Iron the dog just wanted to join in on the fun.
2 months ago
Dog steals the spotlight with 'pawfect' dance moves in family TikTok video
2 months ago

Not even this tiny tortoise can fight the urge to ‘boop’ this golden retriever’s nose

Bangkok-based Thanankorn Pakdeeatsawasophon posted a video of his dog Biscuit's sweet moment with tortoise Waffle.
2 months ago
Not even this tiny tortoise can fight the urge to ‘boop’ this golden retriever’s nose
2 months ago

The pet psychic

Meet the former lawyer who found her new path and purpose in life as a pet psychic. ABC News' Will Ganss has her story.
2 months ago
The pet psychic