Contra Costa Animal Services respond to 75 dogs and 25 cats hoarding situation

As if shelters aren’t crowded enough, on Saturday, Contra Costa Animal Services in Martinez, California, officers responded to hoarding activity in the Town of Danville identifying approximately 75 dogs and 25 cats on the property.… Read More

KC Pet Project rescues nearly 500 animals in last 10 days

The KC Pet Project in Missouri has rescued 469 dogs and cats in the last ten days. According to their Facebook page, Animal Services Officers have been also involved in a case saving a large … Read More

Best friends guinea pig and cat at North Carolina shelter adopted together

Meet Angel the cat and Halo the guinea pig who are best friends. These two adorable and bonded pals waited patiently for a home together. The two had been living at the Charlotte Mecklenburg Animal Read More

Playful energetic ‘Yoshi’ who once cuddled with his mom no longer wanted when his family truly failed

For all two years of his life, Yoshi loved growing up with his family and especially the five-year-old child who had been his companion and friend. Described as friendly with female strangers, a bit standoffish … Read More

Family reunited with their lost dog after 7 years

At the Kanawha-Charleston Humane Association in West Virginia, a family has been happily reunited with their lost dog after seven long years. Their pup was picked up by Animal Control and brought into the shelter … Read More

Once beautiful Great Pyrenees cast aside to scavenge for food in trash cans will get another chance

This once beautiful dog is scarcely recognizable as a Great Pyrenees. Just a day ago, he was picked up by Animal Control near the Dallas area where he had been scavenging through trash cans and … Read More

Senior German shepherd reaches out with her paw for help at Florida shelter

A neglected, senior German shepherd has captured the hearts of shelter personnel at the Broward County Animal Care. Sitting obediently while looking up into the eyes of the staff, the 10-year-old reaches out her paw … Read More

Shelter refused to give woman back her precious cat because he wasn’t chipped or neutered

For more than a year, a woman has been fighting for the return of her cat from a local animal welfare organization, and amid all the drama of an ongoing legal argument after the cat … Read More

Hertford County animal shelter slated to close and help needed to find homes for the cats and dogs NOW

The Hertford County Sheriff’s Office in North Carolina needs help clearing the animal shelter as soon as possible. Following is an emergency appeal for help:

“Due to unforeseen circumstances with staffing, Hertford County Animal Control

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Overwhelmed at California shelter, young dog shakes uncontrollably under her bed

A heartbreaking video shows a four-year-old female Chihuahua completely overwhelmed at the Carson Shelter and shaking uncontrollably under her bed. She has been named Cayenne and has been at the shelter since September 16 and … Read More