Shepherd is perfect but no one has come to adopt him

Meet Ringo Starr. This handsome four-year-old German shepherd is nearly perfect; he has a sweet smile, does a perfect sit and has a warm personality. So why hasn’t someone rushed over to the Downey Animal … Read More

After 15 years of being someone’s companion tiny Yorkie left at shelter to die

After 15-years of being someone’s companion, little Quark was brought to the Southeast Area Animal Control (SEAACA). The tiny, geriatric Yorkshire terrier weighs just 7.8 pounds, has cataracts, severe dental disease and has a possible … Read More

Young and friendly pup at Miami shelter slated to die tomorrow

A young and friendly pup at Miami-Dade Animal Services needs immediate rescue. On Tuesday morning, advocates called out for help:

“Last plea for Hazel #A2119807

Blast for rescue, commitment needed by 4/8”

Meet Hazel – … Read More

Magnificent Neapolitan Mastiff in Miami shelter that no one wants

What a sad story it is for a five-year-old Neapolitan Mastiff who needs a forever, loving home. Meet beautiful Jasmin who arrived as a stray on April 1. She’s no stranger to the shelter; in … Read More

‘Project dog’: Texas stray hasn’t had it easy and needs help now

At the BARC Animal Shelter and Adoptions in Houston, Texas, the heartbreaking photo of a stray appeared on social media this weekend. She has no name and hasn’t had it easy in life even though … Read More

Blind and deaf English bulldog dumped in Miami

UPDATE: Returned to owner.

A semi-blind and possibly deaf English bulldog just became another statistic for animal neglect. The seven-year-old white and fawn dog needs emergency help. He is currently at Miami-Dade Animal Services and … Read More

Hugging dog’s hopeful adoption fell through and it wasn’t his fault

In Union Springs, Alabama, social media nearly did it again – Speck had a hopeful adoption after having been at the Bullock County Humane Society since October 2018, but unforeseen circumstances due to COVID-19 foiled … Read More

Dog that escaped death row now missing under suspicious circumstances

Buddy, a dog that escaped death row at Miami-Animal Services, is now missing, with his adopter under suspicion. For anyone who works or volunteers in the animal rescue world, one of the worst nightmares is … Read More

Senior Labrador retriever should not be euthanized for space at shelter

An eight-year-old Labrador retriever is currently at the San Antonio Animal Care Services in Texas. She is currently in the medical section of the shelter; Sasha is emaciated (she weighs only 33-pounds) and appears to … Read More

Hearts cry passing shepherd’s kennel at shelter as he breaks down

At the Riverside Shelter in California, volunteers hearts break as they pass a 10-year-old German shepherd’s kennel cage. Tragically, he no longer resembles the happy and healthy dog he had been in March when he … Read More