100 Denver Dogs Close Out Pool Season With A Splash

Advertisement The Parks and Recreation Department of Denver, Colorado closed out the city’s pool season this weekend with more than 100 water-loving pups! The fourth annual “Dog-A-Pool-Ooza” event welcomed pawrents to bring their fur kids for an end-of-summer splash at Cook Park pool before it is drained, cleaned and winterized. “It’s a fun way to cap off the whole summer and really just kind of end on a bang,” recreation director Leslie Pickard told Fox 31. “We know Denver loves its dogs, so we’re really just trying to get people out, and get them…continue reading →
Service Dog Gets Her Own Graduation Cap For Helping Her Master Succeed

Service Dog Gets Her Own Graduation Cap For Helping Her Master Succeed

Advertisement 22-year-old Casey Bruno recently earned her Bachelor’s degree from Central Florida University – but she couldn’t have done it without her faithful service dog, Paisley by her side. So when it came time to pose for photos in her graduation cap, Bruno knew the 2-year-old Dalmatian deserved some recognition, too. The aspiring veterinarian decorated a cap for Paisley to complement her own. Bruno’s cap featured a paw print filled with a colorful floral pattern while Paisley’s cap was decked out with a human hand print in the same pattern. Image c/o Casey…continue reading →

Senior Sweetie Celebrates 15th Birthday Like A Queen!

Advertisement Every girl deserves to have at least one day to feel special. Like she’s the most important dog in the world! Lupita Conchita, a senior Chihuahua from Corpus Christi, Texas had her day this summer. The sassy Chi celebrated her (almost) 15th birthday with loved ones and other pups at her very own Quincenera! Photo:@meeggan_ via Twitter Doting owner Miranda Sanchez invited friends, family and pups, then decorated with glittery streamers and pink paper flowers, and decked out the birthday girl in her very own tiara and gown purchased from a local…continue reading →

Senior Chihuahua Finds Best Friend/Ride In His Golden Years

Advertisement It might have taken him 15 years, but senior Chihuahua Tito found a best friend who was worth the wait! When Tito’s owner was hospitalized, he found himself in the care of a shelter in New Jersey. This wasn’t his first time homeless, but at the age of 15, it was likely to be his last. The kind people at Wise Animal Rescue were determined to bring his health up to par and make him comfortable – particularly Adoption Foster Coordinator Kristina Helfer. She fell in love with the tiny boy’s grey…continue reading →
I Spent Months Photographing White And Siamese Kittens Available For Adoption

I Spent Months Photographing White And Siamese Kittens Available For Adoption

Kitten season is out of control in Los Angeles this year and all the shelters and rescues are beyond full. There has been an unusual amount of white and Siamese kittens so I focused on them. Show Full Text I feel like shelter cats can be overlooked or dismissed as lesser than purebreds so I wanted to show there are a ton of gorgeous cats and kittens available for adoption. By photographing the kittens against a black background, I hoped to draw attention to their facial expressions and their beauty and to showcase…continue reading →
This Abandoned Pomeranian Dog Looks Like A Baby Bear, And He Has Already Conquered 93k Hearts

This Abandoned Pomeranian Dog Looks Like A Baby Bear, And He Has Already Conquered 93k Hearts

It is a well-known fact that everybody loves puppies. No matter what shape or size they are, nobody can resist petting these adorable creations. But unfortunately, there are some cruel people in this world who are leaving these adorable animals in shelters and even throwing them away. This is what happened to Bertram the Pomeranian, who was left behind by his breeders because he was ‘too big to sell’. Luckily New York artist, Kathy Grayson, found Bert on petfinder and immediately decided to adopt him. Show Full Text Bert is now a social media…continue reading →
My Cats Are My Favorite Models

My Cats Are My Favorite Models

I am cats' photographer and I have two totally amazing cats. When they hear a sound of a camera being turned on, they run to me meowing and purring. Show Full Text My cats are magical, they can cook, read, sew, foretell from a glass ball and even take the pictures! :D Take a look yourselves! More info: Facebookcontinue reading →
Kiwi And His Goth Girlfriend Just Had 4 Babies And Internet Is In Love

Kiwi And His Goth Girlfriend Just Had 4 Babies And Internet Is In Love

This adorable love story is truly colorful. 19-year-old Maura T. Hennelly shared the love story of her parakeets on Twitter and the internet fell head over heels for the two drastically different lovebirds. Show Full Text In mid-2017 Maura noticed that Kiwi, the bright, colorful boy parakeet, was getting sad and lonely, so she got him a girlfriend, but the relationship wasn’t successful. Some time passed and Maura got him Siouxsie – a goth girlfriend. It was love from the first sight for these two lovebirds. Drastically differently colored birds stole the hearts…continue reading →
Molly Chan, The Bengal With The Shining Eyes

Molly Chan, The Bengal With The Shining Eyes

“Who can believe that there is no soul behind those luminous eyes.” said french poet Theophile Gautier of cats. It is hard to believe there has ever been any doubt. Show Full Text Meet Molly chan, the extraordinary little Bengal and Instagram supermeowdel with the most beautiful eyes. They have been described as both sad and mesmerizing. The selected photos have no filters and very little editing. These pawtraits, however, were not always easy to take as Molly can be very active during shoots. Getting a clear, focused shot is very exciting! Here…continue reading →
Photographer Creates Incredible Photos Of A World With Giant Dogs

Photographer Creates Incredible Photos Of A World With Giant Dogs

Advertisement Dogs make the world a much better place than it would be without them. Imagine how much better a world could be if dogs were bigger! Photographer Chris Cline has been taking photos of that incredible world and sharing the view from it on social media. In the past few years he’s gained thousands of fans and had his work featured all over. The story of how his new career came to be is an interesting one, and he recently told iHeartDogs all about it and about how his dog, Juji, inspired…continue reading →

Senior Dog’s Road Trip Pics Go Viral

Advertisement A senior star has been born! 12-year-old Bentley, nicknamed “Benny”, recently went on a trek across the southern United States with Mom and Dad. The sweet photos he took are enough to give us at home a case of FOMO! As the family made their way from Texas to Florida, they made sure to stop and snap a picture of Benny with a sign for each state, and he’s a natural! From Florida… Photo: @lexeeleach/Twitter Through Alabama Photo: @lexeeleach/Twitter Across Mississippi Photo: @lexeeleach/Twitter Then Louisiana Photo: @lexeeleach/Twitter All the way back home…continue reading →
Dog Rocking Baby To Sleep

Dog Rocking Baby To Sleep

Who needs a babysitter when you have a dog like this one.This beagle is named Charlie and is everybody’s favorite in the house, not only because it is so cute, but also because he loves babies and helping the parents with some chores [embedded content] Bored Panda works best if you switch to our Android appcontinue reading →
Bulldog Watches King Kong, And Her Reaction Is Heartwarming

Bulldog Watches King Kong, And Her Reaction Is Heartwarming

Elvis and Khaleesi are two adorable English Bulldog siblings. They got their internet fame by… watching TV. Yes, you heard that right. These two five-year-olds love sitting in front of TV screens and are very dramatic about what’s happening in the shows. Show Full Text Their cute, funny, and over-the-top reactions stole people’s hearts and the videos of pups simply watching tv were watched hundreds of thousands of times. In this clip Khaleesi, a true queen, shows her compassionate side by reacting to one of the classic scenes from Peter Jackson’s ‘King Kong.’…continue reading →
Japanese Dog Groomer Gives The Most Adorable Makeovers To Puppies

Japanese Dog Groomer Gives The Most Adorable Makeovers To Puppies

Some dogs are cuter than others (just slightly) and pups that this Japanese dog groomer works with the cutest of them all. Show Full Text Yoriko Hamachiyo has mastered the craft of transforming adorable dogs into perfectly rounded shapes. Her latest look created on a toy poodle named Sesame went viral - the pup looks like the most precious mix between a puppy and a sheep. Take a look at some of the other dog looks done by this groomer and vote for your faves. More info: Instagramcontinue reading →

Student’s Service Dog Honored With Yearbook Photo & Plaque

Advertisement 11-year-old Rachel is graduating from elementary school, and while her teachers and friends will miss her this summer, they know she is in good paws! Rachel’s service dog, Linda made quite an impression during her once or twice weekly visits to the school. In addition to assisting Rachel, who has spina bifida and relies on a wheelchair, Linda also took it upon herself to comfort other students. “She will be there to help with tests when the kids start to get a little anxious or nervous,” said Rachel’s mom, Heidi Race. “She picks…continue reading →
Senior Pooch Becomes Foster Dad To 9 Orphaned Ducklings

Senior Pooch Becomes Foster Dad To 9 Orphaned Ducklings

10-year-old Yellow Labrador, Fred is the resident dog at beautiful Mountfitchet Castle in Stansted, Essex, UK. He spends his days strolling the grounds, wading in the moat, and accepting belly rubs from castle visitors – or he did until nine fuzzy ducklings came into his life!  Castle staff noticed the baby birds waddling around the grounds alone last Thursday, their mother nowhere to be found. But all concern for the ducklings’ safety quickly fell away when Fred stepped up to foster the orphans. The dog’s owner, Jeremy Goldsmith said: “We brought the…continue reading →
You Already Knew Cats Were Cute But Have You Ever Seen Their Noses Up Close?

You Already Knew Cats Were Cute But Have You Ever Seen Their Noses Up Close?

Bored Panda already wrote about dog noses a few times (you can find some nosy pics here and here), but it's about time we wrote about some adorable sniffers of cats! Show Full Text Cats are probably one of the most popular animals on the web. They are adorable, sassy and have some of the most fun attitude problems. A nose for a cat is a vital organ. Felines have a very strong sense of smell (about fourteen times as strong as humans') and it helps them to find food and determine if…continue reading →
“Gender Reveal” Puppy Photoshoot Is Almost Too Cute For Words

“Gender Reveal” Puppy Photoshoot Is Almost Too Cute For Words

Advertisement If you’ve never experienced pure joy, your life is about to change. Lufkin, Texas photographer Carlye Allen recently shared photos from a puppy gender-reveal photoshoot that are guaranteed to put a smile on even the stoniest of faces! Puppy photoshoots are nothing new, but something about these adorable photos are definitely different. Newly adopted puppy Rey Dakota Stone is a natural-born model. The beautiful blonde has an unforgettable megawatt smile that is melting my heart and bringing tears to my eyes. They’re almost too cute. This is what it feels like to fall…continue reading →
Finnish Photographer Shoots Foxes, And We Can’t Finnish Looking At Them

Finnish Photographer Shoots Foxes, And We Can’t Finnish Looking At Them

Remember the Finnish photographer Ossi Saarinen, the guy who captures "angry birds" in real life? It turns out that he also has huge love with wild foxes, and his photos say it all. Show Full Text Ossi has photographed wild foxes since last summer. In an early morning, when he was just wandering around countryside with his camera, Ossi luckily encountered baby foxes. The cubs noticed his presence, but without any fear, they curiously come close to check out this human with their eye wide opened. He quietly took photos of them, enjoyed…continue reading →
A Wonderful Birthday Surprise: Meet Almond And Pancake The Guinea Pigs

A Wonderful Birthday Surprise: Meet Almond And Pancake The Guinea Pigs

On my 25th birthday I came home to one of the most amazing surprises in the world: two tiny guinea pigs. They love veggies and cuddles, and they just melt your heart to watch them play. Here is a short video with them and a few photos! These two boys certainly love to pose for the camera! Show Full Text Almond and Pancake the Guinea Piggies [embedded content] Bored Panda works best if you switch to our Android appcontinue reading →

My Roommate Was A Baby Monkey

Hello! Show Full Text My husband and I have been volunteering around Central and South America since January this year (2018). Our latest volunteering adventure took us into the Ecuadorian Amazon. We were working with the local Kichwa community helping out with eco-tourism and teaching English. The family we were staying with had temporarily adopted an orphaned baby spider monkey from across the river. They named her Sofia, and she was the cutest little trouble maker imaginable. An animal rehabiliation centre has been contacted and we are hoping she will be able to…continue reading →
Londoner Bear Cub Looking For Adventures

Londoner Bear Cub Looking For Adventures

Have you ever seen a bear in London? A real one? Show Full Text Meet Athena with the Bear Hair, the sweetest bear cub in town. I discovered Athena on Instagram and to my greatest delight I noticed she lives in London, not too far from me. I just knew I had to contact her… She is so insanely adorable, that I really wanted to photograph her. I even forgot about the fact that I haven’t photographed dogs before. On the morning of our shoot I was so happy and excited as in…continue reading →
Meet Madeline & Barnabas, The Most Adorable Mastiffs Who Have The Best Pick-up Lines And Puns

Meet Madeline & Barnabas, The Most Adorable Mastiffs Who Have The Best Pick-up Lines And Puns

Meet Madeline, 10, and Barnabus, 7, an adorable pair of Neapolitan Mastiffs that live in Upstate New York with their owner Alayna. The pups have become Insta-famous after appearing in a series of cute and cheesy photos, posing patiently while displaying punny pick-up lines that are perfect for any occasion. Show Full Text But how does Alanya manage to get Madeline and Barnabus to agree to stay so still in the photoshoots? “Maddy and Barn are super food motivated!!” She told Bored Panda. “They will do anything for a treat! Plus by nature…continue reading →
84+ Funny And Cute Reasons Why Samoyeds Are The Best Dogs Ever

84+ Funny And Cute Reasons Why Samoyeds Are The Best Dogs Ever

Puffy, fluffy, snow-white cloud-dogs, Samoyeds are a great breed for a family dog! With an alert, playful temperament, they rarely become aggressive and are so friendly that they have earned the nickname of 'smiley dog.' Show Full Text Their dense, double layered coat takes frequent grooming and is there to protect the Samoyed from the bitter cold of Siberia, where they originated from. They were first used as reindeer herders for the nomadic Samoyedic peoples, as well as working as sled dogs when on the move. You can still see this instinct in the…continue reading →
Training Service Dogs Take An Adorable Field Trip To Disneyland

Training Service Dogs Take An Adorable Field Trip To Disneyland

Advertisement Visitors to Disneyland on March 29 were even more delighted than usual when they caught sight of some very special guests – a handful of service dogs in training from Canine Companions for Independence! The pups, decked out in a variety of the park’s famous mouse ears, enjoyed a well-deserved day of fun, complete with rides, character meet-and-greets, and plenty of precious photo ops! The dogs had a grand old time experiencing Disney’s slow-moving attractions, including the Teacups, Pirates of the Carribean, The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh, Adventureland’s Jungle Cruise, the…continue reading →

Dog Park Doodles Capture Every Pup’s Unique Character

Advertisement On the rare bright and sunny day in Portland, Oregon, dog owners and their pups come out in droves. They flock to local off-leash parks to soak up the sun while the furrier members of the crowd get the chance to run and play with their fair weather friends. Behind the big dogs and little dogs having fun at one particular park, there’s also Mike Bennett. Mike doesn’t have a dog; he’s there for a different reason. Image Courtesy of Mike Bennett By day, Mike is a preschool teacher. But by night,…continue reading →
Meet Edgar, My Hyperactive Frenchie

Meet Edgar, My Hyperactive Frenchie

About a year ago I brought a ball of happiness into my home and chose to name it Edgar. Show Full Text For 10 years I had been pleading for a dog and the day finally came in the cold month of February 2017 when my dad said: “Teddie, I have a surprise for you!” As we got into the car and drove to a house I had never been in before, my father told me that he and mum had finally agreed on buying me a dog. More particularly, a French bulldog:…continue reading →
Rescue Dog Hilariously Invents His Own Agility Routine At Crufts Dog Show

Rescue Dog Hilariously Invents His Own Agility Routine At Crufts Dog Show

Advertisement The world famous Crufts Dog Show just celebrated its 127th year. A very different show than it was in 1891, it now features working dogs and rescue dogs alongside traditional show dogs. Baron Kratu von Bearbum is one of the fabulous pups that participated in the Rescue Dog Agility event. Described by owner, Tessa Eagle Swan as “a natural clown,” Kratu decided to put his unique stamp on the course and create his own routine. The resulting footage became instant internet gold with more than 7 million views on the Crufts Facebook page! Watching…continue reading →
30+ Handfulls Of Cute Baby Bunnies That Will Melt Your Heart

30+ Handfulls Of Cute Baby Bunnies That Will Melt Your Heart

Have you ever had your hands full of cute? Well, after seeing these pictures, you will at least wish you had. Show Full Text Blue Clover Rabbitry from the Pacific Northwest is a heaven on earth for those, who love fluffy cute things that fit in your palms. Blue Clover Rabbitry have been breeding rabbits from 2011 and helped hundreds of tiny furry babies to find their loving families. They specialize in raising Holland lops. The owner and operator of the Rabbitry is Adriana who is proud of their close and hands-on approach…continue reading →
Guillermo del Toro’s Next Movie, “The Shape of Cats,” Is a Go

Guillermo del Toro’s Next Movie, “The Shape of Cats,” Is a Go

Guillermo del Toro’s Next Movie, “The Shape of Cats,” Is a Go Fresh off his Oscar win for “The Shape of Water,” writer/director Guillermo del Toro has reportedly secured funding for a sequel called, “The Shape of Cats.” According to Deadline.com, del Toro has began writing the movie while making “Pacific Rim,” but decided to hold off until he felt special effects technology was up to the task of matching his vision. “The Shape of Cats” will begin shooting this summer in Georgia and distributors are already lining up to bid for it. “Once you have an…continue reading →
Cat is Fourth Pet to Resign from White House in a Year

Cat is Fourth Pet to Resign from White House in a Year

Cat is Fourth Pet to Resign from White House in a Year Waffles the cat, who joined the White House as senior national security kitten in October, has resigned. Maggie Haberman of the New York Times broke the story overnight.This is the fourth major pet departure from the White House in just over a year. A few months ago, Waffles replaced Whiskers, who left abruptly after reports surfaced that she had spent $24,000 on a new litter box for her office. “Waffles was supposed to be a steadying force in the White House,” said Alan…continue reading →

Formerly Neglected Rescue Dog Is Smitten With Her Human Baby Brother

Advertisement There’s something so pure an innocent about friendships between dogs and children. When formerly neglected rescue dog Nora met her newborn brother Archie, she took comfort in his sweet demeanor and they’ve been inseparable ever since! You may remember Nora and Archie from a story we published last year. Now a couple years after meeting, the English Pointer and now-toddler are still as close as ever. According to PEOPLE Pets, when Nora was saved from horrific neglect, she still bore the marks of her nightmarish past. Chain burns wrapped around her neck…continue reading →

Your Purchases Helped Kai Overcome His Fears, Now Let’s Help Get Him Adopted!

Part of each sale through the iHeartDogs store is donated to Greater Good, which helps support various charities. Thanks to customers like you, happy endings, like the one below, are made possible.  Do you ever wonder what makes a dog so fearful of human’s touch that they refuse everything, including food? Us too. Sadly, we may never know the answer to this question. RAD Rescue took in a very fearful Pit Bull mix over a year ago named Kai. He arrived at the Pima Animal Care Center as a stray and went directly into the Decompression Program where…continue reading →

Rescued Pit Bull Is Completely In Love With Her Guinea Pig Sisters

Advertisement When Kristy Gamayo adopted Moki from San Francisco Animal Care and Control, the pup arrived in her new home to find that she was not Gamayo’s only furry friend. The 5-month-old Pit Bull-type pooch was introduced to two Guinea Pig sisters, Frida and Pandora. Shockingly, the trio took to each other right away! “Moki was really gentle with them from the beginning and the piggies were very curious about Moki,” Gamayo told The Dodo. “The piggies would crawl up to Moki and smell her and Moki would lick them and lay with them.…continue reading →
I Drew Animal Illustrations That Display The Little Ways We Show Love

I Drew Animal Illustrations That Display The Little Ways We Show Love

Sometimes it is the little, every day things that show a great depth of love. I started making these illustrations a few years ago to show my partner how much I appreciate his every day kindness- like putting the toothpaste on my toothbrush, or hiding little notes around our apartment for me to find while he was away on a trip. This year I asked some friends what little things make them feel extra loved in their friendships and relationships and I got so many lovely replies I decided to make a little…continue reading →
This tiny dog is a compulsive thief and he needs to be stopped

This tiny dog is a compulsive thief and he needs to be stopped

By Sam Haysom2018-01-22 13:14:43 UTC Dogs are very good at fooling humans into thinking they're all sweet and innocent, but the truth is they're raging kleptomaniacs. Francesca Emmingham, a Social Media Manager in the UK, recently proved this beyond all question. Here's a Twitter thread she made about her pet dachshund, Flynn: Who wants to see a thread of my dog stealing objects from around the house? — Francesca Emmingham (@francescaemming) January 21, 2018 Flynn is officially a criminal. These are only the ones photographed he's got a screw loose — Francesca Emmingham…continue reading →

This video of a corgi doing a 'trust fall' may be the key to happiness

By Sam Haysom2018-01-03 12:22:53 UTC There's only one surefire way to get your 2018 off to the start it deserves, and that's repeated viewings of a small corgi falling backwards into her owner's lap. Introducing Instagram star Arya the Corgi. In the following clip (which needs to be viewed a minimum of 8 times), Arya is demonstrating the "trust fall": As an added bonus, here's the video that inspired that first one: Dogs don't make everything better, sadly, but hey — they certainly help.continue reading →