Olive and Chopper: Best buds whose owner never came back

Meet Olive and Chopper; they are best buds and had been on a “possible owner” hold, but no one ever came to find them at the Harbor Animal Care Center in San Pedro, California.

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Shar Pei Rescue dedicated to saving this rare breed

Most people, especially dog lovers, can’t help but smile when looking at a Shar Pei; something about the squishy face and extra skin has a certain type of charm.  As puppies, they are a mass … 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

Broken leg, mange and cleft mouth, Fannie left on side of the road

Meet Fannie; how this dog survived after she was left on the side of a road in Louisiana on Monday with a broken leg, mange and a cleft or deformed mouth is not known. When … Read More

Brave Pongo seriously injured and suffering, remains so sweet

Pongo was nearly a statistic in a Texas shelter over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. The high-kill shelter gave the young dog until 1:00 for an approved rescue to step forward to help her; the only … Read More

Two puppy sisters attacked but incredible help came to their rescue

In a nearby village in Udaipur, Rajasthan, two puppy sisters were nearly killed after a wild animal attack. The puppies tried desperately to defend themselves, but were so badly injured, they barely could move. With … Read More

Tears: Seven dogs in cardboard boxes hauled into dump at shelter

In the Houston, Texas area, seven dogs crowded into cardboard boxes were hauled into an overcrowded shelter on Wednesday. A shelter rescue volunteer could barely manage to keep the tears from rolling down her cheeks.… Read More

Update on Olivia: Abandoned and left to die on old mattress

In the middle of the night in Houston last week, Olivia waited; we don’t know for whom, but her story has been truly heartbreaking. Unable to walk, she watched; in excruciating pain she curled up … Read More

Update on Rosaleen: Neglected senior found by deceased owner’s side

Ten-year-old Rosaleen has been neglected for a long time, and when her owner died, the faithful dog stayed at the side of her deceased owner. She was brought to the Carson Animal Care Center, and … Read More

Badly burned dog guarded home in Camp Fire after she was left behind

A badly burned dog guarded the only home left standing in the Camp Fire, after her owners evacuated just before the blaze broke out. When a family friend returned to the Paradise neighborhood three days … Read More