Pets

Bronson the Cat
Cats

This Cat’s Weight Loss Journey is Captivating the Internet

The hefty feline has shed over 20 percent of his body weight.

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Gabriel Bateman and Megan Fox in 'Think Like a Dog'
Movies and TV

"Think Like a Dog" Director on the Inspiration Behind His New Film

Gil Junger was inspired to write and direct the uplifting film after a small and heartfelt gesture from his dog.  

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The Johnsons posing with their goat
Pets

A Retired School Principal Finds Joy in a Unique Passion Project

David Johnson ended up building the tallest goat tower in the world.

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Talini (R), a 9-month old 160-pound polar bear cub swims with her mother Barle.
Pets

She Gave This Abused Polar Bear a Beautiful Life

Famed bear whisperer Else Poulsen rehabilitated the bear at the Detroit Zoo.

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Alisa Johnson, founder of Dogs on Deployment, poses with her two dogs.
Dogs

She Started a Nonprofit to Care for Military Pets

Dogs on Deployment ensures that canines are cared for when active duty calls.

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A colorful hummingbird.
Pets

Unexpected Blessings: How Animals Bring Us Hope

From cats to hummingbirds to zoo animals, our Guideposts staff and contributors share their stories of unexpected creature comforts during this time of crisis.

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Dog smiles at a computer
Dogs

How Dogs Are Helping People During the Covid-19 Crisis

Canine heroes are delivering food, visiting from a distance and providing for the front lines 

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Illustration of an angel and three bunnies
Angels

4 Heartwarming Animal Angel Stories

They may be disguised in whiskers, feathers or fur, but God's angels are often surrounding us.

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Steve Greig and his family of dogs.
Dogs

He Adopts Overlooked Animals

This accountant gives senior dogs and disabled animals, including a pig and a turkey, the love they deserve.

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Georgeanne Irvine holding a flamingo.
Pets

4 Life Lessons Learned at the San Diego Zoo

She worked at the zoo for more than 40 years; the animals taught her about friendship, courage, resilience and more.

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