Retriever / Puppy / Puppies / Dog / Dogs / Golden Retriever / Heartwarming

Firefighters Welcome The Cutest New Team Member

Posted On: Dec 2, 2020   |   Posted By: iHeart Dogs

Firefighters Welcome The Cutest New Team Member

The Porterville Fire Department in California recently welcomed a new member to the team, but he's fluffier than expected. That's because he's not a firefighter at all, but instead, he's a soft, adorable puppy!
Gardner the 10-week-old English Cream Golden Retriever might not be able to put out flames, but he has a talent that's almost as heroic. He's in charge of keeping the heroes in his office happy and calm. This sweet puppy is about to be a therapy dog for the firefighters. After all, they risk their lives every day to keep the world safer, so they deserve someone to comfort and support them.
Image: portervillefire/Facebook
An Honorable Puppy
Gardner the puppy was named after Chief Ross Gardner, the first paid firefighter with the Porterville Fire Department. He served for a total of 54 years, and he was a loyal team member. So, the department thought it was fitting to name this lovable pup after such a brave man.
“He had a reputation of taking care of his firefighters above all else. Our little puppy...

Continue reading ...

 








DogMag one of the best places for learning about dogs

DogMag has great information about dogs care and training, not to mention the best stories ever about dogs. The Designer Breed Registry looks forward to checking DogMag out... Read more ...

Faithful Dog Waits Outside Her Human's Hospital For 6 Days

Faithful Dog Waits Outside Her Human's Hospital For 6 Days

Even when we tell our dogs that everything will be okay, they don't always understand. Being away from their loved ones is stressful, and it sometimes feels like the worst... Read more ...

“Sympathetic” Dog Copies Owner's Limp, Wastes Hundreds In Vet Bills

“Sympathetic” Dog Copies Owner's Limp, Wastes Hundreds In Vet Bills

When our dogs are in pain, we rush to find out what's wrong. We'd do anything to keep our furry friends happy and safe. So when a Lurcher named Billy started limping, his... Read more ...

Wear a Dog Mask

Wear a Dog Mask

Read more ...

New Era Of Presidential Canines

New Era Of Presidential Canines

President Joe Biden is bringing back a presidential tradition by taking his dogs, Major and Champ, to the White House. Read more ...

Miranda Hart Is Taking Time Off Work To Mourn Her Dog

Miranda Hart Is Taking Time Off Work To Mourn Her Dog

Miranda Hart recently said goodbye to her beloved dog, Peggy and the world is in tears. If you aren't familiar with Hart, let me catch you up to speed. Miranda Hart is an... Read more ...

Puppy Mill Survivor Led Me To A Life Of Helping Dogs

Puppy Mill Survivor Led Me To A Life Of Helping Dogs

Anyone who knows me knows that I'm a dedicated dog lover and a passionate rescue dog advocate. I even made a career out of writing about dogs and encouraging others to adopt... Read more ...

Excited Golden Retriever Licks The Face Of His Best Cow Friend

Excited Golden Retriever Licks The Face Of His Best Cow Friend

Footage of a heartwarming moment between two unlikely friends has gone viral on TikTok. A Golden Retriever named Pablo could not hold back his excitement when seeing an old... Read more ...

What New Dog Parents Need to Know About ‘Board and Train'

What New Dog Parents Need to Know About ‘Board and Train'

Read more ...

BARKBOX HACKED: What in the H-E-DOUBLE HOCKEY STICK Is Going On?

BARKBOX HACKED: What in the H-E-DOUBLE HOCKEY STICK Is Going On?

GOOD AFTERNOON DOG PEOPLE. If you're reading this right now, I bet you're wondering why we squirrels have taken the precious dumb BarkBox socials media hostage. Maybe you're... Read more ...

Police Rush To Save Drowning Dog From Frigid Waters

Police Rush To Save Drowning Dog From Frigid Waters

Dogs often get themselves into unfortunate situations out of curiosity. And in extreme cases, those mistakes could be life-threatening. That's why it's always heartwarming to... Read more ...