Hawk tried to snatch Chihuahua in front of her Missouri City home

In Missouri City, Texas, a red-tailed hawk swooped down to grab a tiny Chihuahua puppy in his powerful talons this week. Twelve-week-old Lola had been out in the sunshine in her front yard when the … Read More

Owners tossed 8-week-old puppy with broken leg in the dumpster because they couldn’t afford his surgery

An adorable eight-week-old puppy had been thrown in a dumpster in the Houston area of Texas over the weekend. It’s as if the owners didn’t know what to do with their new puppy after he … Read More

Litter of puppies found abandoned in a Detroit field show severe signs of neglect

Three adorable puppies were abandoned and left in a Detroit field to die slow, agonizing deaths. Fortunately, they were found in time, but because of the severe neglect they have suffered, their recovery is anticipated … Read More

Four years later man who killed ‘Ollie’ the pit bull sentenced to 10 years in prison

Brendan Evans, 35, of Hollywood, Florida agreed to plead guilty to attacking and killing Ollie the pit bull. Evans has been sentenced to ten years in prison after admitting to the crime, his defense lawyer … Read More

Puppy abandoned in baseball field with 2 fractured legs undergoes successful surgery

Hazel was found in a baseball field in the outskirts of Houston by Animal Control. Both of her front legs had been fractured; one had bone exposure, and when discovered the pup was unable to … Read More

Ouch! Firefighters rescue golden doodle puppy after his head got stuck in a drain pipe

In Spring, Texas, an adorable golden doodle puppy had been playing in his yard when his digging adventures seemed to have taken a turn for the worse. Somehow the precocious pup came upon a buried, … Read More

Update on paralyzed 6-week-old puppy rescued from Texas shelter fighting for her life

On Wednesday morning, the Humane Society of Central Texas in Waco sent out an urgent plea to ThisIsHouston referencing a six-week-old Aussie puppy who arrived at the shelter after being brought in for being lethargic. … Read More

Paralyzed 6-week-old puppy rescued from Texas shelter fighting for her life

On Wednesday morning, the Humane Society of Central Texas in Waco sent out an urgent plea to ThisIsHouston referencing a six-week-old Aussie puppy who arrived at the shelter after being brought into them for being … Read More

Puppy born different dumped behind a bayou but we think he’s beautiful and help is here

A four-month-old puppy had been dumped in the Houston area behind a bayou in a pond with nothing but a collar. Sadly, the area where the pup dubbed Gary was found, is a popular area … Read More

Eight puppies who have not been socialized dumped at shelter after owner never bothered to be responsible

Eight puppies are huddled in a corner, scared witless because they have never been socialized and suddenly find themselves in a noisy shelter with strangers everywhere. The litter was surrendered to the East Valley Animal … Read More