We are all deeply saddened here at Animal Planet HQ over the devastation in the Oklahoma City area. Our hearts go out to all the victims -- including family, friends and pets.
Watch this touching video where survivor Barbara Garcia is reunited with her dog. They took shelter together in the bathroom of her home when the monstrous twister hit. Ms. Garcia never lost consciousness but she was separated from her precious companion in the aftermath and rubble. Watch the reunion:
Our friends at the ASPCA and the Humane Society of the United States have provided us with top pet preparation tips to ensure pet safety in disaster situations. Get more tips on pet emergency preparedness from our Daily Treat blog >>
For more information on how you can help, visit:
Central Oklahoma City Humane Society - find our how to help displaced or injured pets.
Red Cross of Oklahoma City - You can donate online directly to help Oklahoma City. Or, find information on locating loved ones, finding hot meals, shelters and more.
Prepare yourselves. Get ready to see the most AMAZING cat-dog dance duo of your lives. Thank you, Fab.com for introducing us to this fabulous pair, Cleo the cat and Sandy the dog — these are the coolest speakers you will ever own!
Just plug your iDevice into one of these guys, play your favorite tune (or, the song playing in the video) and watch them get down. Their hips don't lie. Watch:
You know you're cute when bath time is this ADORABLE. Watch this precious Golden Retriever get pampered and primped! He's loving every minute!
This wittle Golden is such a good boy! But, some pups aren't so into bath time, *ahem* Mario. He may not be into his ordeal but this video is just as CUTE:
Not many families have EIGHT dogs in the pack but if you're considering it, you'll have to figure out how to handles the basics -- like feeding dinner to many HUNGRY mouths.
But Shorty's a pro and he's got this down. Watch and learn from the master on how you wrangle so many pups at once:
Watch the latest episodes at the Pit Boss: Shorty's Top Dog site and stay tuned for more episodes >>
Remember this precious pup who dug the snow tunnel?? --> Click HERE. Well, NOW meet this little adorable baby Corgi who takes CUTE to a whole new level.
Do you remember seeing yourself in the mirror for the first time? Probably not but I bet it was a little similar to this:
These cats have had it with this week and aren't afraid to let you know it.
Now check out the tiniest little kitten with attitude: Belle, from this week's episode of Too Cute! (premiering Saturday at 8PM E/P!). She's not afraid to tell Pucci the chihuahua to quit his yapping!
When Lily the pit bull wants a burger, she's going to tell you ... OK, she'll at least try. Fine. Maybe she's not exactly saying "hamburger" — but, I'm 99% sure. If a dog were trying to speak, what else would they be trying to say?
Judge for yourself:
What's possibly cuter than pets trying to speak?! Absolutely nothing —
What's cuter than a pet? Your pets as best friends! Enjoy these photos submitted by Animal Planet viewers, then share your own! Write your own caption or comment and submit your pet pics to be featured on The Wall of Fame!
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