Four-pound ‘ferocious’ dog who bit the index finger of person breaking up dog scuffle slated to be euth’ed

Meet “ferocious” Newt, a four-pound Chihuahua, who bit the right index finger (puncture wound) of a person breaking up a dog scuffle between this four-pound pooch and another dog in the home. Newt was found … Read More

Puppy only 4 months old, defeated and painted green to track needs rescue help out of shelter

At the California City Animal Shelter in California City, a four-month-old puppy arrived on Sunday painted green. Because of her condition, the shelter only wants her to be released as “rescue only” since the shelter … Read More

Florida woman arrested for allegedly shooting her dogs more than 170 times with BB gun

A woman from Spring Hill was arrested Tuesday on multiple counts of aggravated animal cruelty after allegedly shooting at least two of her dogs more than 170 times with a BB gun during the course … Read More

Update on ‘Spring’ left severely injured with bite marks in the middle of the road

Less than one week ago, “Spring” was found by an employee of Villalobos Rescue Center – Life 4 Paws in New Orleans sitting in the middle of the main highway that runs through Assumption Parish. … Read More

‘Spring’ left injured in middle of road with bite marks from staged dog fight battles to survive

Just days ago, “Spring” was found by an employee of Villalobos Rescue Center – Life 4 Paws in New Orleans sitting in the middle of the main highway that runs through Assumption Parish. The dog … Read More

Frightened pup hid in a drain after being attacked by other dogs becomes first 2022 intake for Houston rescue org

Dwight became ThisIsHouston’s first 2022 New Year’s intake. The frightened pup was attacked by multiple bigger dogs in Cleveland, Texas. To escape his attackers, Dwight took refuge in a drain. Luckily, a Good Samaritan found … Read More

Las Vegas animal rescue group trying to save the life of a terribly injured ‘bait dog’

In Las Vegas, the Vegas Pet Rescue Project is trying to save the life of a severely injured dog suspected of having been a “bait dog.” To anyone unfamiliar with the term, bait dogs are … Read More

Man involved in dog fighting took his 7 year old son to watch child’s dog fight to the death

A father from Washington, D.C., took his dog named Cookie Monster, and his then-7-year-old son to a “two-card” dog fight in King George County in 2016 to watch the child’s favorite pet fight two other … Read More

10 arrested and 89 dogs seized in alleged dogfighting ring in Suffolk County history

In Riverhead, Long Island, ten people were arrested and 89 dogs have been seized in what Suffolk County District Attorney Tim Sini stated is the largest bust in their history.

According to NbcNewYorkNews, the … Read More

Injured pup used as ‘bait dog’ garnered the strength to escape from her living hell

In rural Texas, a “bait dog” – a submissive pup used to train dogs for the illegal dog fighting sport, somehow found enough strength to escape from her living hell and walk onto someone’s property … Read More