After 952 days in a shelter, no one has come to adopt Dinah

In a shelter in Smithtown, New York, Dinah waits for someone to call her own. After 952 days in the shelter, the five-year-old dog is often seen leaning on the fence or sitting at the … Read More

Heartbreaking video of 1-year-old pup at shelter terrified and shaking

Over bred and dumped at the Downey Animal Shelter in California, a one-year-old terrified puppy shivers with fear in an overcrowded shelter full of strangers and loud noises.

Her name is Lady, and once she … Read More

Frightened and depressed shelter puppy barely responds

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A seven-month-old German shepherd puppy barely responds to anyone at the Baldwin Park Shelter in California. Brought in as a stray on September 12, this gorgeous dog … Read More

Dumped at 15 when her owners suddenly became ‘too busy’


In one of the most heartbreaking stories of the day, Belle’s family surrendered her to Carson Animal Care in California because they suddenly became “too busy.” And yes, Belle is a 15-year-old senior  … Read More

51 days in shelter and Sapphire still has no home

Her name reflects the genuine gem she is, but no one has adopted Sapphire from the San Bernardino City Shelter in California. It can not because she isn’t friendly nor pretty enough. She has been … Read More

Matted little terrier at shelter: ‘Look what humans do’

Just nine pounds and who knows how much of that weight is caused by the filthy, matted coat this frightened little terrier has been forced to live inside of while the person who promised to … Read More

And when Nino’s family moved, 10-year-old loyal pup left behind

It’s not as if there is a line at the door to adopt a senior Doberman pinscher, but Nino’s former family surrendered their loyal dog to the overcrowded Miami-Dade County Animal Services with barely a … Read More

Handsome shepherd ready to be your best friend: Adopt a shelter pup today

At Devore Animal Shelter in San Bernardino, California, Garland’s future hangs by a thread. This handsome shepherd mix is just two years old and has a full life ahead of him – that is if … Read More

Shelter’s longest resident still waits for her own family

It has been a long time since Thelma spent a night in a real home – for too long, years in fact, she has called a kennel run at the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter … Read More

Abandoned dog left tied at terminal by her pink leash with a garbage bag as her bed

As busy commuters walked by, no one seemed to notice an abandoned dog left tied to a railing at the Brooklyn Atlantic Terminal train station.Betsey Just a face among the thousands of dogs frequently tossed … Read More