Bonded seniors heartbroken after sick owner surrendered them to Texas shelter

All their lives Feisty and Lady felt loved and secure. Sadly, life doesn’t always follow the best laid plans, and when their owner became ill and too weak to care for the bonded dogs any … Read More

Hurricane Laura alert and help needed at Humane Society Louisiana

As a Category 4 hurricane approaches, volunteers and staff at the Humane Society of Louisiana are making last minute preparations by renting vans and mobilizing national adoption partners to get animals out of town ahead … Read More

Owner of escaped kangaroo in Ft Lauderdale charged with misdemeanors

In Fort Lauderdale, Florida Kangaroo Jack escaped from his yard after pushing the gate latch and happily hopped along the busy streets of a crowded city late last week. His owner had been at work … Read More

Heartbreaking update on one of the kittens left to burn in cardboard box

In Des Moines, Iowa, the Animal Rescue League of Iowa,  rescued a box of nine tiny kittens believed to be from four to six weeks of age were late last week while authorities had … Read More

Louisiana animal shelter vandalized, kerosene poured on food and dogs let loose

The DeRidder Animal Shelter in Beauregard Parish, Louisiana was vandalized, kerosene poured on pet food, equipment stolen and the shelter dogs let loose over the weekend.

On the Humane Society of Louisiana’s Facebook page, the … Read More

Hopeful faces wishing you will fall in love and adopt them from shelter

At Roswell Animal Services in New Mexico, there is an open house on Sunday – and could it be your forever friend is just waiting with hope in his eyes? The shelter is open and … Read More

Rescued, abused dog teaches us resilience in times of crisis.

Egg Roll, a stray dog, taken in by the Stafford SPCA  in Stafford, Virginia is a lesson to all on resilience of spirit and rising above personal suffering in the time of crisis.

When Egg … Read More

Thieves took off with desperately needed supplies from Florida shelter

At the Humane Society of the Nature Coast located in Brooksville, Florida, the shelter was broken into on Sunday night wiping out nearly all of the supplies needed to help local pets – both unwanted … Read More

Rescue dog has star quality

Chaplin, a rescued dog in Portland, Oregon definitely has star quality.  Like the famous actor she was named after, Chaplin, or Chappy to her friends, had a rough start in life.

Her mom PeeDee was … Read More

Rescued kitten needs emergency surgery

A rescued six-month-old kitten had to undergo emergency surgery.  The kitten, now named Crystal was rescued from a wooded area near Deltona, Florida. A Good Samaritan came across her while feeding some other homeless cats.… Read More