Obamas announce death of 12-year-old family dog Bo

On Saturday afternoon, the Obamas announced the death of their beloved family dog Bo after he died of cancer.

According to Michelle Obama’s Instagram account,

“This afternoon was a difficult one for our family. We

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Austin woman videoed repeatedly striking elderly dog but authorities say ‘no criminal offense’

In Austin, Texas,  distressing cellphone videos have gone viral which captured a woman violently striking an apparently elderly and disabled dog. Three videos alleged to have been filmed in the last two days showed a … Read More

Michigan woman who broke her puppy’s bones and threw him in river takes plea deal for animal cruelty

In Macomb County, Michigan, the 26-year-old woman who broke her puppy’s bones and threw him repeatedly into the Clinton River in January has negotiated a plea deal. Amber Sunde is accused of animal abuse.

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Abandoned Chihuahua discovered in garbage bag sealed in storage bin for 17 hours

In Westchester County, a senior Chihuahua was discovered in a garbage bag sealed inside of a plastic storage bin on Wednesday.

According to the SPCA of Weschester’s Humane Law Enforcement Unit, investigators are seeking information … Read More

Five-month-old homeless puppy in Texas shot for being a nuisance

A five-month-old puppy from Mission, Texas is on his way to a rescue organization in Illinois because people care. The homeless puppy had been living in the area and would accept food from random Good … Read More

Once a pristine looking Great Pyrenees months on the street have taken its toll

No one really knows why the owners of a once pristine looking Great Pyrenees in Texas decided to throw their dog away as if she was trash, but the months on the streets scavenging for … Read More

Terrified puppy hides in the corner of Roswell Animal Control

At Roswell Animal Control in New Mexico, an eight-month-old puppy cowers in the corner of his shelter cage. The male German shepherd mix with his black and brown coat was found on the 400 block … Read More

This is what happens when dogs left to fend for themselves on Houston streets

Sadly, this is what happens when dogs are left to fend for themselves on the streets of Houston. Sugar and Spice were surrendered to Harris County Pets by their (0wner) finder. Both dogs are estimated … Read More

Owner poured gasoline over dogs to stop them from fighting and they caught fire

A woman from south Phoenix admitted pouring gasoline on her two dogs to stop them from fighting. Moments later, the dogs ran by a lit barbecue in the yard and caught on fire. They are … Read More

Heartbreaking case of tiny poodle’s abusive treatment

At the OPCA Shelter Network Alliance which strives to save shelter poodles, Milwaukee Area Domestic Animal Control posted the heartbreaking photo of a one-year-old miniature poodle who apparently had his muzzle tied together causing severe … Read More