Dog rescued after she gets her head stuck in hole

In the San Martin area of Peru, a local stray Labrador retriever found herself in a rather precarious position while searching for food; oops – her head became stuck in a hole, reports the Daily Read More “Dog rescued after she gets her head stuck in hole”

Shelter dog garners his own attention with food bowl prop

When there are hundreds and hundreds of dogs looking out of their shelter cages towards every potential adopter walking by at the San Bernardino City Animal Shelter, getting noticed takes some ingenuity. And Matty isn’t … Read More “Shelter dog garners his own attention with food bowl prop”

Sweetheart of a shelter stray with chemical burns worthy of better life

To whomever tortured Max – “may the fleas of a thousand camels invade your crotch, ruin your day, and may it also be that your arms are too short to scratch.”Pets Connect Us Burned

Animal advocates are hoping … Read More “Sweetheart of a shelter stray with chemical burns worthy of better life”

Shelter favorite and as gentle as can be: Sparkle’s life hangs in danger

Sparkle loves everyone; all she wants to do is snuggle up to the staff and volunteers at the San Bernardino City Shelter in San Bernardino, California. Sadly, no one has offered to give her a … Read More “Shelter favorite and as gentle as can be: Sparkle’s life hangs in danger”

Photographer captures homeless dogs in costume to garner adoption attention

An Arkansas photographer has captured attention for homeless dogs who just need some social media help to find their new homes. Meet Tammy Swarek, who teamed up with the Union County Animal Protection Society, (UCAPS) … Read More “Photographer captures homeless dogs in costume to garner adoption attention”

Senior dogs rule: 9-year-old feisty Chi climbs 8-foot high kennel at busy shelter

Nine-year-old Flower wants nothing to do with kennel life at the busy San Bernardino City Shelter. Can you blame her? Frightened by all of the strangers and nervous of all of the dogs barking, maybe … Read More “Senior dogs rule: 9-year-old feisty Chi climbs 8-foot high kennel at busy shelter”

Young, handsome German shepherd needs miracle rescue

Branson is only two-years-old and has been at the Devore Animal Shelter since August 19. Brought in as a stray, his medical notes indicate “bruised lungs,” however no details have been made available as to … Read More “Young, handsome German shepherd needs miracle rescue”

After nearly a year without home, deaf dog stopped eating

Depression has taken hold of a deaf dog who once had a family and a home. The dog, named “Ceasar,” was surrendered by his family nearly one year ago, and since that time he has … Read More “After nearly a year without home, deaf dog stopped eating”

Owner uses belt as collar and leash to dump dogs at shelter: Flicks finger at them and said ‘bye’

As both dogs stared in total confusion from behind the bars of the  portable kennel cages their owner pushed them into on Monday  afternoon at Carson Animal Shelter, the entire scene was one of both … Read More “Owner uses belt as collar and leash to dump dogs at shelter: Flicks finger at them and said ‘bye’”

Rescuers have less than 3 hours to save friendly shepherd from being euth’ed

Update 8/23/16: Devastating news – Emanuel was killed.

On a busy Monday, the Devore Animal Shelter in California is overcrowded  and have had to make life and death decisions. In three hours, unless there is … Read More “Rescuers have less than 3 hours to save friendly shepherd from being euth’ed”