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This photo of Chuck, snapped at Senatobia-Tate County Animal Shelter and put on Petfinder, tugged at my heart strings, and in no time at all, my husband and I were on our way to Mississippi to adopt him. Now, a recent article in The Telegraph, a UK newspaper, tells me why I was pretty much destined to make that trip. …

I’ve had the pleasure of slowly enticing a feral cat to come dine on my porch. Little by little he became more tame until one day I was able to touch him. A feline-human bond had been made. Could a scene like that have happened some 5,000 years ago in a Chinese village? Research published last month in the Proceedings …

Doug Clark of Marshfield, MO, looked on in dismay as a stranger drove Clark’s Nissan Pathfinder out the gates at the metal recycling center, in Springfield, MO, according to a KY3 news report. He was even more dismayed that his Pug, Dugout, was in a pet carrier in the vehicle and was essentially dognapped. He had left the car running …

We at Petfinder love hero stories, and this one , reported by Pawnation.com, is particularly heartwarming because the hero is a blind, deaf, three-legged Dachshund named True. Being deaf, “he normally sleeps like a rock,” his mom, Katie Crosley says. But he didn’t sleep like a rock on November 18. Katie and her seven-week-old son, Jace, were asleep on the …

Can a dog track a person who is in a car? If you’ve ever wondered about that, a story on myfoxnews.com by reporter Adrienne Supino may put your question to rest. A seven-year-old Husky named Zander became depressed after his “dad,” John Dolan, was hospitalized in Bay Shore, NY. Rather than just mope, the pooch took things into his own …