Chihuahua likely a bait dog after found with wire contraption binding his mouth shut

In Phoenix, Arizona, a local dog rescue came to the aid of a young chihuahua running through a neighborhood near 91st Ave and Osborn with a wire contraption on his face binding its mouth shut.… Read More

Woman’s 15-year-old dog missing after thief drove off in car

Police are on the lookout for a woman’s 15-year-old Basset hound, who disappeared when an opportunistic thief drove off in an unlocked car which was left running on Friday afternoon. According to the Westminster, Colorado, … Read More

Man beat his ex-girlfriend’s dog to death with a wrench

A man in Hartselle, Alabama, was arrested and is facing charges, for brutally beating his ex-girlfriend’s dog to death. The dog, a three-year-old Jack Russell terrier mix named Jax, was killed by James Whitley, Jill … Read More

Foster dog stabbed and beaten and left for dead in act of pure vengeance

In a sad story of vengeance, a nine-year-old Dogo Argentino mix named Brodie was stabbed and beaten in an apparent act of vengeance earlier this week. The dog had been in foster care in California … Read More

Hero dog saves fellow pup from drowning in family swimming pool

In the Boksburg City of South Africa, a black Staffordshire terrier saved her fellow canine pal from drowning in a backyard pool. Using surveillance video, the entire rescue drama played out for the owners of … Read More

Retired sheriff and his loyal K-9 partner died the same day only hours apart

A retired sheriff from Ohio and his chihuahua-rat terrier K-9 partner, both died on Wednesday. Geauga County Sheriff Dan McClelland, 67, lost a year long battle with brain cancer; his 16-year-old drug sniffing dog Midge … Read More

Puppy found locked in a rusted crate in middle of trash heap

Early Friday morning, a Good Samaritan found a puppy locked inside of a rusted crate in the Houston area of Texas. No one knows how long the innocent victim of animal cruelty had been lying … Read More

Cruelty case – Caged dog found floating in floodwater

Police in Vicksburg, Mississippi, are investigating a suspected case of animal cruelty following the discovery of a deceased dog inside of a cage that was floating in flood water on Ford Road, in the Kings … Read More

Owners arrested for taping training lead around puppy’s snout to keep him ‘from nipping’

In Lee County, Florida, a nine-week-old puppy was discovered with his mouth taped shut and tightly wrapped with a training lead inside of a vehicle on Wednesday evening. A Good Samaritan had contacted the Lee … Read More

Huge-hearted foster home needed for bonded pair surrendered after their house caught on fire

At the Miami-Dade Animal Services in Florida, a bonded pair of dogs arrived in a crate after their home caught on fire. Both dogs were surrendered with skin injuries as a result of the fire, … Read More