Sweet English bulldog watching for her family at crowded shelter as people walk by

What could be harder for a dog watching and waiting for her family to come? What could be sadder than to watch their faces show the disappointment as each time the door opens it’s not … Read More

Update on Houston street dog who tried to be invisible because most people tried to hurt him

Every day a street dog in Cleveland, Texas would hide in the rocky areas and try to find a place to lie down and sleep while remaining alert enough to fend off predators. He would … Read More

Rescuers save 53 dogs from the back of an illegal slaughter truck in Indonesia moments before they were to be killed

Rescuers in Indonesia reported hearing dogs whimpering inside of a transport truck as they approached the vehicle on Wednesday morning. Further investigation found dogs trapped in hessian sacks – most with their mouths tied shut … Read More

Irresponsible owner dressed her senior dog in Tartan plaid coat and then abandoned her on the streets of Houston

An irresponsible owner, who apparently couldn’t wait the two weeks required to surrender her dog to BARC in Houston, dressed her senior pup in its warm Tartan plaid coat on Thanksgiving day. Most likely, the … Read More

‘Any old, forgotten dog’ adopted by compassionate couple from Mississippi rescue is ‘just perfect’

The Tunica Humane Society in Tunica, Mississippi shared a most endearing story of adoption on Wednesday – one that is so touching and re-shareworthy, we just couldn’t miss the opportunity to bring smiles to everyone … Read More

Dog recovering after someone beat him and dumped him with other deceased animals found in trash bags

A dog is on the road to recovery after someone beat him and abandoned him with other dead animals who had been stuffed inside of trash bags and dumped. The horrifying situation was discovered in … Read More

Dog famous for his ‘giraffe neck’ is loving and gorgeous and living the dream

An Instagram canine star with a truly unique appearance has a story to tell, and despite his many challenges to his life way back when he was a puppy, this adorable pooch is living the … Read More

Bittersweet ending for 14-year-old Dachshund ‘Jade’ dumped at shelter dressed in her Christmas sweater

Our hearts ache at the bittersweet ending for 14-year-old Jade who was dumped at a local animal shelter in central North Carolina on Tuesday dressed in her Christmas sweater. As volunteers from the Doxie by Read More

Abandoned ‘scary’ dog waited where he was left for someone to help him

Stray Rescue of St. Louis often receives heartbreaking pleas from members of the community for help with neglected and abused dogs. So many dogs have been abandoned and left to fend for themselves; so many … Read More

Neglected dog, found shivering on the end of the chain, has been rescued and needs a loving home

A neglected dog, found on the end of a chain, shivering in the cold in Muskegon, Michigan, has been rescued and now she is in need of a loving home. Pound Buddies took part in … Read More