Senior pup Rocky waits and watches for his family: No one came for him

Rocky is a senior, and his heartbreaking tale is just one of thousands, but when we see it and feel his pain, the reality sets in. For hours every day, Rocky sits, watches and waits … Read More

Teddy bear pup voted out by homeowners association because he was too big

Meet Grizzly; the one-year-old 160-pound teddy bear pup who was surrendered by his owner to the Baldwin Park Animal Shelter over the weekend. According to volunteers, the owner cried as he turned Grizzly in, telling … Read More

Too old to have puppies, adorable bulldog kicked to the curb

At the Stanislaus County Animal Shelter in Modesto, California, the sweetest bulldog came in as a stray on January 11. Not only is she likely a purebred, but she is also unaltered. The shelter’s best … Read More

Heartbreaking: Dumped dog runs after owner’s car at shelter

In Jackson, Mississippi, a heartbreaking video of a dumped dog running after her owner’s car after she was abandoned in the parking lot of a Jackson animal shelter has gone viral.

In the video, posted … Read More

9 filthy, matted dogs dumped in West Des Moines shelter parking lot

In West DesMoines, Iowa, a man was videoed leaving 9 filthy, matted dogs in the shelter parking lot at Furry Friends Refuge. The dogs were so severely matted, they couldn’t walk.

According to the social … Read More

Reform needed at Broward County Animal Care

Once again, citizens are clamoring for change and reform at the Broward County Animal Care and Adoptions in South Florida since the naming of Lauralei Combs as the new Director.

The recent allegations of abuse, … Read More

Rescued stray dog can’t stop smiling

According to a recent story on a Texas news channel, the southern part of state is suffering from an overpopulation of stray dogs.  One county reported an intake of 125 dogs a day.

While many … Read More

Their end is near: Time is running out for St. Landry dogs -HELP

St. Landry Parish Animal Control needs help finding homes for shelter dogs. Their end is near, and time is running out. Sadly, the dogs know their days are limited. They sleep more than they play. … Read More

California bans sale of puppy-mill dogs, cats and rabbits in pet stores

In a landmark California bill, starting January 1, pet stores will be prohibited from selling puppy-mill dogs, cats and rabbits. In addition to the ban, sponsored by Assemblyman Patrick O’Donnell and supported by the an … Read More

Senior dogs most often abandoned and forgotten

One of the saddest sights to see after the Christmas holidays is a Christmas tree lying forlornly near the curb waiting to be picked up with the trash. The tree, once adored and revered has … Read More