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Kelli Bender


New York, NY, United States

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Recent articles by Kelli:

Uninjured Dog Pulled from Rubble Left Behind By Deadly Alabama Tornado

Smokey the dog is back with his family after being pulled from the wreckage of his destroyed home → Read More

Woman Mourning the Loss of Her Dog Finds Comfort in Senior Pooch With the Same Name as Old Pet

"The night I lost Ruby the beagle, I saw Ruby the Lab," Heidi Weber says of meeting her new dog → Read More

Canine Injured by Dog Meat Traders Able to Get Life-Changing Surgery Thanks to Fan Donations

Thanks to over $6,000 in donations for her fans, Angel the Belgian shepherd can now get the surgery she needs to breathe easier → Read More

Netflix's New Dog Training Show with Jas Leverette Is Helping 'the Dogs that No One Else Will'

Jas Leverette is a dog trainer out of Oakland, California, who uses his unique training program to help dogs of any breed with any kind of behavioral issue → Read More

Fiona the Hippo Celebrates Her 4th Birthday With a Giant Fruit Cake at the Cincinnati Zoo

Fiona the hippo was born prematurely in 2017 and has been astounding fans with her strength ever since → Read More

Tim Tebow and Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters Throw Birthday Party for Their 3 Dogs: 'They’re Our Babies'

Tebow and his wife treated their year-old pups Chunk, Kobe and Paris to a party where they were showered with gifts, treats and belly rubs → Read More

WATCH: California Dog Duo Set World Record for Most Tricks Performed by Two Dogs in 60 Seconds

Border collies Wish and Halo performed 28 tricks in one minute to set the record → Read More

Alligator Wrestling Tourist Attractions Hurting Not Helping Gator Conservation, Study Finds

Tourist attractions featuring alligator wresting can be found throughout the U.S. in states like Florida → Read More

Loyal Dog Stands Outside Turkish Hospital for Days Waiting for Her Sick Owner to Return Home

Boncuk is now back at home with her owner, who was released from the hospital on Wednesday → Read More

Gorillas at Chicago Zoo Enjoy Showers of Popcorn to Celebrate Special Holiday

The gorillas at the Brookfield Zoo enjoyed a fun treat on National Popcorn Day → Read More

Happy Dog and His Grumpy-Looking Cat Buddy Have a Fluffy Friendship that Is Driving Instagram Wild

Romeo the cat may look like a sourpuss, but he adores his popular adventures with Samoyed dog BFF Casper → Read More

5 Expert Tips to Help Pet Owners Keep Their Dogs Happy, Healthy, and Warm All Winter Long

Paw balm, a large bed and less baths can help canines stay more comfortable during cold weather → Read More

Bourbon the Whippet Wins Best in Show at the AKC National Championship Presented by Royal Canin

Bourbon the Whippet won this year's competition after placing second the year before. → Read More

Major Biden's 'Indoguration' Raises $200K for Delaware Rescue that Adopted Out Pup to Joe Biden

The Delaware Humane Association and Pumpkin Pet Insurance hosted a "indoguration" for Major Biden that was attended by over 7,400 animal lovers → Read More

Dog Blinded by Previous Owners Adopted by Visually-Impaired Veteran and His Family

Louis the rescue dog is on his way to a new forever home after losing his vision and his previous family → Read More

These Expert Tips Will Help You Easily Make Your Pet Part of Your Wellness Routine in 2021

Erin DeAngelis of Pet Supplies Plus has some simple advice that can help all pet-owning families have a happier and healthier 2021 → Read More

Denver Zoo Orangutan Steps Up as 'Mr. Mom' after Young Daughter's Mother Dies Unexpectedly

In the wild, male orangutans don't play a role in raising their offspring, but Berani seems happy to make an exception for 3-year-old Cerah → Read More

Dog Stranded on Log in the Middle of Alligator-Filled Florida Island Rescued by Animal Officer

Animal Enforcement Officer Amy Riccio made a makeshift bridge out of two wood planks to reach the dog → Read More

60 Dogs Rescued from China's Dog Meat Trade Need Your Help to Find Loving Forever Homes

China Rescue Dogs is working to raise the funds to fly the canines they pulled from the dog meat trade to North America, where they will be put up for adoption → Read More

South Korean Startup Releases Dog Collar that Translates Canine Barks into Human Emotions

The AI-powered dog collar from Petpuls Lab uses voice recognition technology to let dog owners know if their pup is happy, relaxed, anxious, angry, or sad based on their barks → Read More