Truck driver saves injured puppy abandoned in a backpack

An injured puppy, cruelly discarded in a backpack in Colerain Township, Ohio, is safe and sound thanks to a truck driver with Rumpke Waste and Recycling. The waste management company posted an image of the … Read More

Retired cop in India accused of intentionally running over sleeping stray dog

In Hulimavu, South Bengaluru, India, a retired police officer was charged on Sunday for intentionally running over a sleeping, stray dog near the man’s home. The officer had been driving when his son spotted the … Read More

Man charged for allegedly cutting off puppy’s tail

A Pennsylvania man is facing animal cruelty charges for allegedly cutting off his puppy’s tail. According to multiple sources, Pennsylvania State Police responded to the 2800 block of Route 220 in Ulster after receiving a … Read More

Blind senior Border Collie rescued from storm drain during heavy rain

In San Bernardino, California, a Good Samaritan reported seeing a dog in a storm drain during a downpour on Sunday. A diligent rescue crew helped the Animal Control Officer find the dog despite the heavy … Read More

Puppy with spina bifida adoption offers go viral after he was stood up by adopter

In West Chester Township, Ohio, a nine-month-old puppy with spina bifida has had more than 200 adoption offers after his photo went viral on Monday. The Peaches Bully Rescue had transported the American bulldog puppy … Read More

Dog abandoned in Connecticut on ‘coldest night of the year so far’

In Branford, Connecticut, a dog was left abandoned on Saturday night near the Branford Community House on what the staff of Dan Cosgrove Animal Shelter called the “coldest night of the year so far.”

Early … Read More

Stray dog led motorcycle driver to abandoned baby in Philippines

An abandoned baby was rescued after a motorcycle driver stopped when a stray dog popped out along a deserted area near the municipality of Sibonga, Cebu in the Philippines.

According to the Facebook page of … Read More

Woman watched her dog suffer a slow, horrific death after stepping into a trap

A woman in Winnipeg, Canada, is mourning the loss of her dog, Ruby, who died a slow and painful death after stepping into a trap that was set out for coyotes. As reported by CBC Read More

Previous show dog in Cuba grew old and deaf and then dumped at shelter

“Sauron” was once an admired show dog in Cuba. The black and white English cocker spaniel earned prizes, ribbons, money and fame for his owners – that is until he grew old. And then instead … Read More

Reward offered after discovery of dog who was ‘slashed, stabbed and brutally beaten’

A large reward is being offered by the Humane Society of the United States following the discovery of a severely injured dog who had been “slashed, stabbed, and brutally beaten.” The dog, a pit bull … Read More