Senior dog ‘Bentley’ wants a home for Christmas and he has waited at shelter for over 650 days so far

A senior dog named Bentley is hoping that someone will take him home for the holidays this year. The nine-year-old dog has waited a very long time for a home of his own…over 650 days … Read More

‘Any old, forgotten dog’ adopted by compassionate couple from Mississippi rescue is ‘just perfect’

The Tunica Humane Society in Tunica, Mississippi shared a most endearing story of adoption on Wednesday – one that is so touching and re-shareworthy, we just couldn’t miss the opportunity to bring smiles to everyone … Read More

Bittersweet ending for 14-year-old Dachshund ‘Jade’ dumped at shelter dressed in her Christmas sweater

Our hearts ache at the bittersweet ending for 14-year-old Jade who was dumped at a local animal shelter in central North Carolina on Tuesday dressed in her Christmas sweater. As volunteers from the Doxie by Read More

UPDATE: 14-year-old dog surrendered to shelter because he was ‘too old’ and senile finds love with a little help from friends

Just two days ago, after 14-years of true canine loyalty, Shadow was surrendered to the East Valley Animal Shelter. He was turned in by his guardian, who when asked why he was surrendering his dog … Read More

Emergency rescue needed: Heartbreaking video shows 14-year-old dog surrendered to shelter because ‘he is too old’

After 14-years of true canine loyalty, Shadow was surrendered to the East Valley Animal Shelter. He was turned in by his guardian, who when asked why he was surrendering his dog to the shelter, replied … Read More

Senior pup’s entire life had been one of pain and torture, but six-months after surgery, rehab and lots of love, his new family adores him

A senior dog had been hit by a car and left for days on the side of the road in the Rio Grande Valley of Texas; he had been waiting for death to stop his … Read More

Should never have happened: 19-year-old dog surrendered because owner didn’t want to pay anymore vet bills

At a rural shelter in Oklahoma, a 19-year-old dog was surrendered on Friday because his owner decided he didn’t want to pay anymore veterinarian bills. A rescuer reached out for help; when she spotted the … Read More

Handsome old boy waiting since October for someone to find him worthy of their love

A handsome old boy, 10 years of age and well into the twilight of his life, has been waiting at a busy California animal services facility since October 24. The dog, a shepherd/Rottweiler mix named … Read More

No future for ‘Arlo’ at shelter unless the community comes together to save him from euthanasia

As of Friday, Arlo was placed on the euthanasia list at the Riverside Animal Shelter in California. With the influx of dogs arriving at the shelter, the rates of euthanasia have increased, and although Arlo … Read More

Senior German shepherd reaches out with her paw for help at Florida shelter

A neglected, senior German shepherd has captured the hearts of shelter personnel at the Broward County Animal Care. Sitting obediently while looking up into the eyes of the staff, the 10-year-old reaches out her paw … Read More