Heartless case of neglect, yet shepherd is so forgiving

Junebug is an eight-year-old female German shepherd who suffers from a heartless case of neglect. A huge, untreated tumor hangs beneath the sweet dog’s belly, and although it even interferes with how she walks,  her … Read More “Heartless case of neglect, yet shepherd is so forgiving”

Handsome German shepherd – family had ‘no time’

A handsome German shepherd named “Rocky” is listening and watching for his owner from behind the bars of his kennel run at the Carson Animal Services facility in Gardena, California. Unfortunately, the five-year-old … Read More “Handsome German shepherd – family had ‘no time’”

Owner no longer able to care for pooch who understands Romanian

Not every animal surrender is a willful act of neglect, cruelty or indifference. Sadly Vayder’s elderly owner was no longer able to care for him. The Malinois mix, who understands Romanian, is stressed living in … Read More “Owner no longer able to care for pooch who understands Romanian”

Homeless senior dog howls in kennel after death of owner

Update 10/25/16: Scooby has left the shelter – he is currently with a foster family!

A senior dog has been left without a home, or family, after his owner of 13 years died unexpectedly. Today, … Read More “Homeless senior dog howls in kennel after death of owner”

Blind dog and his seeing-eye friend heartlessly dumped at high kill shelter

One doesn’t have to be rich to love and care for their dogs. Sadly, it’s very difficult to comprehend how two bonded senior dogs could be surrendered to the high kill San Bernardino Shelter in … Read More “Blind dog and his seeing-eye friend heartlessly dumped at high kill shelter”

With a huge smile, shelter dog waiting to be adopted

With a huge smile like this, shouldn’t adopters be lining up to offer this young dog a home? Let’s hope so, but sharing her adorable photo on social media will hopefully help to find that … Read More “With a huge smile, shelter dog waiting to be adopted”

Goliath, gentle giant at high kill shelter

Update: Rescued!

A picture paints a thousand words and the photo of Goliath, a seven year old Pit Bull/English Bulldog at the Baldwin Park Shelter in Los Angeles, California says it all. With his head … Read More “Goliath, gentle giant at high kill shelter”

Sick and urgent: Neglected beagle dumped at Miami shelter

What has happened to Nena should not happen to any dog. The neglected beagle – just seven-years-old, now only has Friday as her deadline or she will be euthanized at the Miami-Dade Animal Services if … Read More “Sick and urgent: Neglected beagle dumped at Miami shelter”

Video reveals fear in pair of surrendered dogs

A video, taken on October 16 at the Harris County Public Health and Environmental Services facility in Houston, Texas, reveals the fear a pair of dogs is experiencing after their owner surrendered them.

The dogs, … Read More “Video reveals fear in pair of surrendered dogs”

Frightened mother dog cradles newborn puppies at shelter

In Orlando, Florida, a frightened mother dog gave birth to three puppies at the open admissions Orange County Animal Services. What could be more emotional than a mother protecting her babies? Animal advocate, Chris Ferreira … Read More “Frightened mother dog cradles newborn puppies at shelter”