Tag: dogs

Apr 26, 2014

This Father Has Non-Verbal Alzhheimer’s. Watch What Happens When He’s with the Family Dog

This Father Has Non-Verbal Alzhheimer’s. Watch What Happens When He’s with the Family Dog

Lisa’s father has Alzheimer’s and he has lost almost all of his speech. However, when he’s with the family dog, something magical happens. The compassion of animals is a powerful thing.

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Apr 17, 2014

How a Rescue Dog from Taiwan and Baby Boy from LA became Best Friends

How a Rescue Dog from Taiwan and Baby Boy from LA became Best Friends

The story of Zoey and Jasper starts in Taiwan. Seven years ago a student discovered a litter of six puppies that had been abandoned on the street corner. She took them in and cared for them for the first month, pleading for help online to find the abandoned pups new homes. Joy, a volunteer…

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Apr 16, 2014

Just a Slow Motion Video of a Dog Doing Parkour

Just a Slow Motion Video of a Dog Doing Parkour

Darren Dyk of BeyondSlowMotion paired athletic superdog Jumpy (a border collie mix trained by Omar Von Muller) with professional parkour athlete Alex Duong to create this fun collaboration. The song is “Straight West” by Kasket Club

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Apr 10, 2014

Picture of the Day: The Himalayan Dog Wanderer

Picture of the Day: The Himalayan Dog Wanderer

Photograph by SEBASTIAN WAHLHUETTER Website | Facebook | Twitter | 500px | Prints Available During a trek through the Himalayan outback, photographer Sebastian Wahlhuetter noticed a dog that had started following his group. As he recalls in a blog post: “This dog just appeared out of nowhere and followed us for an entire week…

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Apr 4, 2014

Fall Seven Times. Stand Up Eight

Fall Seven Times. Stand Up Eight

Everyone is quick to laugh at this dog and yell, “FAIL”. I see it differently. This little guy went for it. Sure he didn’t make it, but that didn’t stop him from getting right back up, trying again and succeeding! Nanakorobi yaoki is a Japanese proverb that translates to: Fall seven times and stand…

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Apr 2, 2014

Magic Tricks for Dogs Part 2 is Here

Magic Tricks for Dogs Part 2 is Here

Finnish magician and mentalist Jose Ahonen is back with more magic tricks for dogs and they are just as confused as ever (watch pt 1 here). If they do a pt. 3, I humbly request they show the dogs eventually getting their treats, otherwise it’s just cruel! Let us know which reaction was your…

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Apr 1, 2014

Meet Leonardo. A 60-Pound Boxer That’s Scared of Leaves

Meet Leonardo. A 60-Pound Boxer That’s Scared of Leaves

This is Leonardo. He’s a boxer weighing roughly 60 pounds (27 kg). His owner heard him barking out front so she decided to investigate. It turns out Leonardo had encountered a leaf. Not just any leaf, but a super scary and intimidating leaf. Come on Leonardo, you got this! *apparently a lot of commenters…

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Mar 29, 2014

This Dog was Born with Two Legs. This is His First Time at the Beach

This Dog was Born with Two Legs. This is His First Time at the Beach

Dunacn Lou Who is a boxer that was born with a severely deformed pelvis and hind legs. By the time he was eight weeks old the bones in his legs were completely fused with no way to correct them. Several weeks later, Amanda Giese of Panda Paws Resuce, told King5 that amputating his rear…

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Mar 22, 2014

Magic Tricks for Dogs

Magic Tricks for Dogs

Finnish magician and mentalist Jose Ahonen was curious to know how dogs would respond to a disappearing treat. Their reactions are predictably adorable, although I would have thought they would have been able to sniff out the treat. Maybe they eventually did and just edited that part out! Let us know which reaction was…

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Mar 19, 2014

This Might Be the World’s Fastest Trail Dog

This Might Be the World’s Fastest Trail Dog

Mountain biker Bryan Gregory of Foxwood Films took his border collie Kaia with him for a ride through a local trail in Port Moody, BC, Canada. Kaia initially let Bryan lead the way but she eventually turned things up a notch, leaving her owner in the dust. Some sites (here, here and here) have…

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