Pets

Guideposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan and his dog, Millie
Power of Prayer

A Cooling Prayer

“May I say a prayer for her?” the Franciscan asked, crouching down to greet Millie.

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Two dog BFFs, Winky and Millie, in the woods together
Dogs

My Dog Learns to Think Positive About Change

Dogs don't cope well with change, but my dog is trying to have a more positive attitude about it.

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Angels with Cold Noses: Why Mother's Day Is Not Just for People
Dogs

Angels with Cold Noses: Why Mother's Day Is Not Just for People

I’ve always made sure our various dogs have remembered to give Julee cards on all the necessary occasions. Yes, I know. It’s a silly charade.

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Pudding, an adopted cat, saved her new owner in a true miracle
God's Grace

How an Adopted Cat Saved Her New Owner's Life

Someone's responsible for the true miracle of "Pudding" a cat in the right place to save a life.

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Bo, the nation's First Dog during the Obama adminstration
Pets

Popular Presidential Pets

The most famous four-legged White House residents!

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Guideposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan
Inspiring Stories

Canine Inspiration

Out of the blue, inspiration struck this week in the form of a great pet slideshow we all can learn from.

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Guideposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan
Dogs

How My Dog Inspires Me to Overcome My Irrational Fears

Like Millie, I can overreact to situations, become defensive and unreasonable and apprehensive. I shout occasionally when I should speak softly, snap at people I should be kind to.

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Adopt-A-Cat: Rick
Cats

Adopt-A-Cat: Rick

Meet Fred, and learn of his journey from the subway to the home of executive editor Rick Hamlin.

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Pets

Protect Your Pets

By now most of us along the East Coast are battening down the hatches in anticipation of Hurricane Irene’s arrival. But as we’ve learned in recent disasters, sometimes our pets and animals get left out of the preparations.

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Angels

Angel Fish

Our babysitter was used to taking care of our cats, but the fish were a new addition to the family. How would they do while we were away?

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