Young dogs surrendered by irresponsible owner for being ‘big’ facing euthanasia

Two young dogs surrendered to the Harris County Animal Shelter because they were “too big,” may suffer the consequences of an irresponsible owner. On Thursday, Baby Girl and Rocky were ushered into separate kennels because … Read More

Rescued: Starving stray dogs suffering with quills in their faces

On Sunday afternoon, two starving stray dogs suffering with porcupine quills stuck in their faces were rescued. Janine Guido, founder of Speranza Animal Rescue, received a call about the dogs found in Huntingdon County, … Read More

Last dog at Tacoma shelter and it’s heartbreaking

Autumn watches everyone pass by, watches the other dogs at the shelter being leashed up to leave with their special person, watches the children go by and the adults smile, but no one stops for … Read More

Loyal senior dog trusted her owner – only to be left at shelter

When a picture is worth a thousand words, Nola’s heartbreaking story has already been told. On Thursday, the scared senior arrived at St. Landry Animal Rescue. She arrived in a wire cage in the back … Read More

Betrayed and failed at 15-years-old, his story is hopeless

A 15-year-old King Charles spaniel has been betrayed and failed. Tragically, Murphy has been at the Southeast Area Animal Control Authority too many days and is at risk of being euthanized at any time.

At … Read More

When a dog is so defeated, her face shows her desperation

Candy’s heartbreaking photo has been making the rounds on social media. The eight-year-old brown and white American bulldog appears as if she has never had much love. Her coat is filthy, her eyes look down … Read More

California rescue has one wish for Christmas: Find Lucy a home

At the Inland Valley Humane Society and SPCA, there is one wish for Christmas, and that would be to find Lucy a home. The sweet, 50-pound “pocket pittie” has been networked, yet no one wanting … Read More

‘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