Dog Rescue

LOOK: Firefighters Rescue Dog Trapped In Frozen Lake

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 12.05.2014 | Canada Living

A leisurely morning stroll took an unexpected turn when Dakota, a golden retriever, fell through the thin ice of a frozen lake in Waterboro, Maine. ...

How to Get a Dog Without Really Getting One

Lucy Leiderman | Posted 12.10.2014 | Canada Living
Lucy Leiderman

If you feel you are ready one day to welcome muddy paws onto your furniture (I say that lovingly), please adopt. This story about a dog that survived Euthanasia recently should have done wonders for educating people about how quickly a dog will be killed after being surrendered by their owner, simply because nobody wants it (two weeks!).

Dog's Fate Unknown After Another's Icy Rescue

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

A Labrador-Rottweiler has been reunited with family and another dog's fate remains uncertain after they were trapped on thin ice over a lake for an es...

Making the Heart-Wrenching Decision to Put an Animal Down

Lynda Fishman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Lynda Fishman

Only dog lovers can really appreciate and understand what it's like to live with dogs -- and the lessons we can learn from them. I believe that their average life span is shorter, because they don't need as much time as humans do, to get everything they need out of life. They understand gratitude and appreciation. They know how to forgive.

Help a Dog Find His Forever Home

Jim Walker | Posted 04.07.2013 | Canada Impact
Jim Walker

When we met Bear we instantly fell in love with him. He was this big, huge, hairy dog who weighed 120 pounds, but had a sweet, gentle disposition. He was also extremely well behaved, which left us wondering why anyone would ever have abandoned him.

WATCH: Amazing Dog Rescue From Icy River

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.22.2012 | Canada Alberta

Edmonton Fire Rescue had a nerve-wracking task ahead of them this Tuesday, when they pulled a dog from the freezing waters of the North Saskatchewan R...

Adopt-a-HuffPet: Sweet Wilbur Needs a Home

M. Michelle Nadon | Posted 12.22.2012 | Canada Impact
M. Michelle Nadon

Wilbur seems to have led his previous life as a family pet rather than a hunter. He loves his daily walks and can loose-leash walk with excellent manners. He loves a good belly or back scratch, his obedience practice, and enjoys the challenge of obstacle/agility courses.

Wandering Pooch Found 4,500 Km From Home

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.05.2011 | Canada

MONTREAL - A Montreal pooch who disappeared last year has miraculously turned up some 4,500 kilometres away in Kamloops, B.C. The black Labrador na...