Dog Life

Best Friends Santa Sleigh

Best Friends Animal Society’s Santa Sleigh Tradition Brings Toys and Joy to Sanctuary Dogs Christmas Morning

What’s squeaky, fuzzy, fun and festive and brings pure joy to darling dogs and kind caregivers on Christmas morning? It’s the Santa Sleigh, a flatbed trailer...more
Choosing a Pet Sitter or Boarding Facility

Choosing a Pet Sitter or Boarding Facility

Introduce the sitter to your dog in advance and go through the daily routine. more

Signs You’ve Officially Become a Dog Person

  You sleep clinging to the edge of the bed. You have treats & poop bags in EVERY coat pocket. Dog hair is an accessory. You can no longer go...more

Find Your Dream Dog: Shelter Dog Temperament Testing

How to assess the personality and temperament of your potential new best friend more

To the Rescue: The Dogs of Sea Tow

These are the faces you want to see when in trouble on the water more
Emotional Support Animal (ESA)

Emotional Support Animal (ESA) - Everything You Need to Know

Is your pet a comfort to your mental or emotional illness? We talk about the process and requirements to get an ESA Letter. more

8 Interesting Dog Facts

Fascinating dog trivia to amuse friends and family at your next get together more

Tiny Dog Stories—Fall 2021

Dog love in short form: miniature, reader-submitted dog stories of no more than 100 words. more

Getting Ready For Baby:

How to Prepare Your Dog for a Baby's Arrival more
Mutt Day - Best Friends

In Honor of National Mutt Day on July 31: The Top 5 Reasons Why Mutts Rule!

America has a long history of affection for mutts. Two of cinema’s most famous dogs – Spike from “Old Yeller” and Higgins from “Benji” - were mutts adopted...more


Dog of the Week!

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Meet: Rio