Reader's Digest amazing pets!

In the August issue of Reader’s Digest, meet six families with amazing pets!  The magazine’s editors narrowed down thousands of submissions from readers before picking the top six amazing pets.  You can also cast a vote for your favorite pet at

Inside the issue you will find the following stories:

  • Bugsy, a rescued eight year old Pug from Hawaii, surfs with his owner on his own board.
  • Rocky, a horse from Worden, Montana, helped his 5 year old owner lessen her seizures through daily riding.
  • Paige, a playful border collie from Fairfax, Virginia, performs amazing tricks.
  • Freedom, a rescued bold eagle from Arlington, Virginia, helped his owner through chemotherapy and now visits schools with him to speak about wildlife conservation.
  • Jobe, a rescued chocolate lab, helped warn the family after the younger son suffered an allergy attack and couldn’t breathe.
  • Scooter, a disabled cat, works as a pet therapy cat helping patients who are recovering from strokes and injuries.