Recently on The Late Show, host Stephen Colbert and actress Aubrey Plaza teamed up for a segment called “Rescue Dog Rescue” to help get some super cute pups adopted from the North Shore Animal League America. To counter the usually sad adoption ads, specifically the classic one starring singer Sarah McLachlan, Colbert is using hilarious made-up facts about each puppy to get them forever homes. “Because if you’re not willing to lie for an adorable puppy, then you belong in a shelter.” said Colbert. Plaza said that Ace, a hound-mix is “unlike every other dog you’ve met, people say Ace’s breath smells like freshly baked muffins.
When we thought we couldn’t love Sir Patrick Stewart anymore, he goes and takes in a rescued pit bull named Ginger. In between all the time needed to promote his new film Logan with Hugh Jackman, he’s found the time to help the ASPCA and Wags and Walks to help find Ginger a new home. Ginger was bred for illegal pit bull fighting, but is very lucky to be rescued and spend some quality time with Professor X himself.
This is the amazing rags to riches story of Tinkerbelle, who started life on the streets, but soon found herself walking the runway instead for top fashion brands. Tinkerbelle, a New York native, is a papitese (papillon-maltese mix) that was selected from a shelter by Ralph Lauren for their “The Dog Walk” print and video campaign to support Dog Adoption Month. Since her lucky break, she’s walked the runway from Levi’s, Converse, Hurley and Vivienne Hu.
We’d like you to meet Pablo and Picasso, two lovable rescue dog brothers that are a unique pitbull-corgi mix. The pair is named after the famous artist Pablo Picasso, with Picasso’s unique face reminding of the artist’s unique paintings. 💜Awww, one of these dogs is kinda goofy-looking😂. Ha Ha😂💜Pablo and Picasso are VERY sweet and VERY goofy in their own unique ways!💜We love these special brothers!💜 Picasso has some medical issues we need to work through before the boys will be available for adoption💜Please be patient as we've had hundreds of inquiries already from interested Adoptors!💜We want to thank BUZZFEED and Brad Esposito for the fantastic story on Pablo and Picasso!!! #BornThisWay #pitbullcorgi #wonkyface #rescued A post shared by Luvable Dog Rescue (@luvabledogrescue) on Feb 28, 2017 at 9:02pm PST Coming from a breeder that couldn’t find a buyer for Picasso, gave him up to a shelter.
A year after Jonah Hill brought his French Bulldog Carmela home, he still couldn’t stop gushing over her. He even had a whole segment about her when he was a guest on Ellen. In the clip he admits to how proud he is of her talents even if they’re normal, like waiting before eating a treat.
Elisa, a senior at a high school in California shared a tweet about a dog that went viral with almost 14,000 retweets: She said she’d see the dog on her way home from school, but generally won’t approach a dog at his gate in case he barked or was aggressive. After many days of seeing him peek under the gate at her, a friend encouraged her to pet him. When she did, they hit it off right away and have met regularly on her way to school.
Margot Robbie and husband Tom Ackerley introduce their new rescue puppy – Boo Radley.
New York’s 2017 Fashion Week would not be complete without a literal cat walk. The 14th Annual NY Pet Fashion Show presented by TropiClean at the Hotel Pennsylvania commenced Thursday February 9th with over 150 high fashion four legged models. Taking place ahead of the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, the show boasts an all-inclusive cast of animal models, made all the more apparent with the Kennels cat-controversy happening this year. “Global Couture for Animal Rescue” was the evening’s theme.
Actress and reality TV star Tori Spelling is known for her love of animals, sharing her family’s home with a variety of pets including many rescues. This includes dogs, chickens, goats, guinea pigs, hamsters, snakes, bearded dragons and more. On February 3rd, she announced on her blog she is now proud to add mini pig named nutmeg to her family, who is already loved by her four kids (who’s expecting her fifth child soon).
Juniper is one happy fox, so happy she’s attracted over 1.2 million Instagram followers to share it with her. She’s also very lucky because she was bred for her fur but lives with a loving family instead. Because she’s a domestic fox, she is also very tame, unlike her wild cousins.