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Family discovers their dog survived deadly wildfire, was waiting for them to return

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A family was elated to discover that their Bernese Mountain Dog, Izzy, somehow managed to survive the wildfires that have ravaged areas of California.  Jack Weaver and his brother-in-law Patrick Widen hiked miles to Weaver's mother's home in Santa Rosa earlier this week. Despite being turned away by police, the men managed to make their way to the property for an important mission.  SEE ALSO: Striking images reveal wineries devastated by wildfires Although most valuables had been destroyed in the wildfire that ripped through the city, the men returned to the burned down home to retrieve the body of the [...]

People are super psyched over Ikea’s new pet furniture collection

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Scritch Image: ikea/screenshot Even dogs and cats need to relax in style. Ikea has just dropped a new collection designed exclusively for pets. SEE ALSO: Ikea is roasting Apple for overpriced charging mats The new Lurvig collection, which means "hairy" in Swedish, made its pilot launch in five countries — Japan, France, Canada, U.S and Portugal (Algarve) at the start of October, an Ikea spokesperson told Mashable. From a plush dog bed to a fancy scratching mat, Ikea's pretty much got you covered. Image: ikea japan/instagram Image: IKEA JAPAN/INSTAGRAM Here's the catalogue, even if you aren't in a country that [...]

576 border collies gathered together is the happiest place on earth

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A magical thing happened on Sunday: 576 border collies with smiling faces gathered together, apparently breaking the unofficial record for the most border collies in one place at one time. The event, which was put on by the Border Collie Owners of South Australia, was held in Willaston Oval. The group confirmed on its Facebook page that 576 collies attended the event (though we have to admit, we see some Australian shepherds in there, but we're not judging because they're all good dogs). SEE ALSO: Dog and kitten are the epitome of friendship goals According to the Australia outlet News.com, [...]

This dog named Otis carried a bag of dog food through Hurricane Harvey

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Dogs and cars are making it through the hurricane. Image: DARREN ABATE/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock A dog named Otis wasn't about to go hungry during Hurricane Harvey.  As the hurricane made landfall, a dog was spotted wandering around Sinton, Texas carrying a full bag of dog food.  The German shepherd mix wasn't a stray—he just got loose from a screen porch.  "I kept yelling his name and yelling his name and he wasn't around," his caretaker Salvador Segovia told the Houston Chronicle.  The dog belongs to Segovia's 5-year-old grandson, who had evacuated in anticipation of flooding. Otis is well-known in the town of [...]

An animal shelter turned a case of a chewed-up stuffed animal into an Instagram ‘Law and Order’

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Like a pet version of Law and Order, an animal shelter in Wisconsin is trying to settle a case involving a suspicious doggo and his stuffed animal companion. Hank the dog at the Fox Valley Humane Association has a best friend. And that best friend happens to be a stuffed animal named Fuzzy Purple Hippo, pictured together below. Hank and his purple hippo are a bonded pair, so if you aren't ready for a 4 year old Chocolate Lab to come home when you adopt your fuzzy Hippopotamus...well, sorry, we can't approve your application. The hippo won't let us get [...]

ScHoolboy Q calls out United for sending his dog to the wrong city

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Image: AP/REX/SHUTTERSTOCK 2017 has been ruff for United Airlines and things don't seem to be improving. The latest in a string of very bad incidents at the hands of the airline occurred on Friday after Quincy Matthew Hanley a rapper whom you likely know as ScHoolboy Q and his dog were placed on separate flights after a layover in Denver. SEE ALSO: United is now literally taking things from children On Friday night after realizing he and his pet had been separated, the rapper shared his concern on Twitter, calling the airline out for putting his dog, Yeeerndamean, on the [...]