‘Suitcase kittens’: 15 kittens dumped on side of country road

Why would anyone cram 15 tiny kittens into a suitcase and then abandon them? Perhaps it’s a question someone might answer one day, but the 15 tiny kittens, dubbed the “suitcase kittens,” believed to be … Read More

Animal lovers celebrate news that Ringling Bros. Circus to close

On Saturday night, news broke that Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus would be shuttering “The Greatest Show on Earth” in May, after a 146 year run. Multiple outlets covered the news and animal lovers … Read More

Zuzu, shepherd rejected by owner at shelter has been rescued

A German shepherd mix, who escaped from her backyard and was brought to the Downey Animal Care Shelter in California will have a wonderful new life; the  shelter named her Zuzu after the little girl … Read More

Enter to win: Couch Coat keeps couches free of pet hair

“Win a Couch Coat” is the first free drawing the crew at Pet Rescue Report is offering. Easy to put on, easy to take off. My dog just can’t get close enough to me, and … Read More

Bonded German shepherds sent to shelter after owner died now tasting freedom

In an emergency plea for help, two purebred bonded German shepherds were in desperate need of rescue. In June, Betsey and Berta’s owner died, and no one in the family would care for the dogs; … Read More

Writers lose platform, plead for a helping hand

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Freelance writers, Cheryl Hanna and Penny Eims, provided current pet-related content to Examiner.com for the past several years. Earlier this month, Examiner.com unexpectedly shut down the site, leaving the writers without a source of income, … Read More