Meet 10 Dogs Who Deserve More Followers Than You

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above: Theron Humphrey’s beautiful coonhound Maddie

Boo the Pomeranian was the first canine I know of to become an Internet sensation. With his tiny toy like looks and adorable haircut, he has over 17 million fans on his Facebook page. He’s the subject of four photo books and has 615k followers on Instagram. He even got a deal from Virgin America Inc to be its official “pet liaison.”

Boo has become ‘old news’ as more and more dogs have become celebrities via social media. Some warranted, some not so much. In a multi-part series, I’m going to introduce you to ten dogs, one at a time, who will tug at your heart and blow your mind with the fact that they have hundreds of thousands- in some cases millions- of followers on social media. (more…)

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Sophie Gamand’s Enchanting Pit Bulls. Get A Print or Adopt The Dog!

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above: this beautiful 1 year old American Stafford Terrier Mix named Fancy is available for adoption here

It’s true, I’m a dog lover. Not a share-the-spoon-with-my-dog kind, but she does sleep in my bed and I do think of her as my furry child. That said, I was elated to come across these sweet images of dogs we usually see portrayed as ‘Cujo’ rather than as an angel. Hoping to dispel their negative reputation, photographer Sophie Gamand of chose to portray the dogs grouped under the name “Pit Bulls” in a manner opposed to the way the breed is commonly shown. (more…)

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A Holistic Beverage Helps Homeless Dogs Find A Home: Kombucha Dog

You may have heard of Kombucha. It’s a fermented sweetened tea beverage said to be a powerful probiotic. Filled with antioxidants, it’s a low sugar, carbonated drink that originated centuries ago and controversially claims to ‘detoxify the body and energize the mind.’ (more…)

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