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Saving pets takes a community and we’re lucky that we have such an amazing one. Thank you for being an awesome community. Look at some of the greatest ways you’ve helped pets in 2013! 1. You helped us rush aid to All About Animals Rescue in Macon, Ga., to help …

When I first walked into the Irvine Animal Care Center in Irvine, CA, I was blown away by the beauty of the shelter. First of all, it was huge. It’s hard to get a sense of scope while just talking on the phone, but the rolling hills and wonderful dog …

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I’m a Pit Bull mom

by Kirstyn Northrop Cobb, guest contributor, Pit Bull Parent • Mar 14 , 2013

Hello! My name is Kirstyn Northrop Cobb and I have been given the wonderful opportunity by Petfinder, to blog about being a Pit Bull mom. So, this is my introduction piece. Let me tell you a bit about myself: I have a husband and daughter and I work in animal …

On our Facebook page, we recently asked people for the wackiest pet names that they’ve heard. Here are a few of my personal favorites, along with adoptable pets from animal welfare groups that I’ve run across with those zany names.   A few people mentioned it, but Bree M. first …

We were thrilled to see Lena Dunham’s Instagram announcement  of her new adoption! She looks so happy and the pup is utterly adorable. That she used her celebrity power to encourage more adoptions by tagging the shelter was the cherry on the sundae of awesome. According to Vanity Fair, the …

The world found out on Monday that there is a royal baby on the way — Princess Kate Middleton is pregnant! We’ll let other groups wonder about what happens if Kate has twins and what outfits she should wear, we’re thinking about Lupo! Lupo is the royal couple’s one-year-old black …

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Give a mutt a chance!

by Melissa, shelter outreach specialist • Nov 20 , 2012

Cinnamon showed me true unconditional love. He is a big part of why I am such a dog lover today. Cinnamon was a beautiful Husky mix. We added him to our family when I was five years old and he lived until after I graduated from college. His striking looks …

Check out this cute photo of The Hills star Lauren Conrad with her adopted dog, Chloe (courtesy of CelebrityDogBlog). I’m always on the lookout for celebrities who’ve adopted pets — especially ones who are popular with young people and can counteract the influence of the Paris Hiltons of the world …