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Bulletproof Sam is a dog, just like other Pit Bulls. This may be the most misunderstood breed, but dogs like Sam are working to show the public that Pit Bulls are just dogs, they are not monsters. Sam has had a hard life. He was part of a fighting operation …

I’m continually amazed by the generosity and kindheartedness of people that love animals. One example of this I see every day is people trying to save animals, even if they necessarily don’t fit with the original mission of their organization. Recently I ran into a friend that works for Alley …

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Helping Hoda Kotb find the perfect match on the Today Show

by Amber, director of digital communications and social media • Mar 26 , 2013

I’m always thrilled when I learn that people have chosen to adopt when adding a furry friend to the family. With hundreds of thousands of adoptables on Petfinder alone, the need for loving homes is great. So, I was even more delighted to learn that one of our favorite morning …

Happy Pi Day! In case you’re not as nerdy as I am, today is a day to celebrate pi — the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. It’s a never ending number that starts 3.14159. Reciting it was a game of sorts in a high school math class. …

Saturdays let us sleep in, cuddle with the critters and otherwise just make us smile. So — to celebrate the weekend — I’ve put together a few adoptable dogs whose smiles are bound to make yours even bigger. Want to return the favor? Adopt one this afternoon!

When I was a kid I would spend hours in the Children’s Room at the big downtown branch of the Cleveland Public Library. I can still remember exactly where my favorite books were. Ramona Quimby books were halfway down on the right side, at the eye level of a six-year-old. …

Recently I came across this story that made me smile. It also got me to thinking . . . why do some people have the impression that kids and dogs can’t live in the same household harmoniously? I think that there are definitely some extra steps parents need to take …

The red carpet was definitely star-studded on the evening of Sunday, February 24th as this year’s Oscar nominees made their way into the theater. Grasping the attention of many, however, was this year’s smallest nominee! Quvenzhané Wallis, the youngest Best Actress nominee in Oscar history, walked the red carpet with …

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Petfinder improves worker productivity!

by Ed, vice-president of strategic planning and operations • Feb 22 , 2013

Do you want to improve your performance at work? Do you manage a group of employees who you would like to make more productive? Do you need a research-backed excuse as to why you are surfing Petfinder during work hours? If your answer is yes to any of the questions …

This winter I installed a bird feeder just outside my window. While I knew my cats would like it, it’s changed their entire routines and helped them get along better as well. Before the feeder, my cats’ days were spent mostly napping or fighting over the most-comfortable pillow (to nap …

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