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This week’s video, from the Shelter Pet Project and Patrick McDonnell, creator of the comic strip Mutts, makes the case for adopting a senior dog. Image: Patrick McDonnell, Mutts Shelter Stories The PSA is an animated addition to McDonnell’s Shelter Stories series – adoption-themed vignettes that he features in his …

Amelie on her ride home after being adopted (photo: Muttscomics.com) Many congratulations to brilliant comic-strip artist (and tireless pet-adoption advocate) Patrick McDonnell, the creator of Mutts, for adopting a new dog — whom he found on Petfinder, no less! In his May newsletter, McDonnell writes: On Saturday, March 13, Amelie …

Kodi was rescued from life on a chain. See his “after” photo after the jump (dogsdeservebetter.com). Great news for dogs in Miami-Dade County: Commissioners voted yesterday to make it “illegal to tie a dog to any standing object outside a home unless the dog’s owner is present” (Miami Herald). There …