‘Too old’ – That’s what 14-year-old Rocky’s owner said when they dumped him at shelter

The worst reason to be surrendered to an animal shelter is because you’re “too old.” Most families shopping at shelters are not interested in older dogs, and the option to euthanize them is much too … Read More

Is this the end of senior Bella’s story at crowded Riverside shelter?

Bella is barely classified as a senior pup – she is only seven-years-old, but no one wants her, and the Riverside Animal Shelter is crowded. And so volunteers and animal advocates are asking if this … Read More

Bulldog served his family for 13 years and this is how they surrendered him to Texas shelter

Rocko arrived at a Texas shelter in a laundry basket on Friday. For nearly his entire 13-years of life, Rocko loyally served his family with love and trust, but because of his age and the … Read More

Owner asked animal shelter to euthanize their dachshund for ‘cherry eye’

Meet Iris; her face and whiskers are gray around her nose and her eyes seem weary, but it’s not like she should be handed a death.

Tragically, Iris was brought to a Florida shelter on … Read More

UPDATE: Life about to get better for ‘Tank’ as he leaves shelter

At the Carson Animal Care in California, Tank waited for someone to be his friend. The 10-year-old Cane Corso did not have an easy life, and somehow fate pushed him to the shelter. The Internet … Read More

Life has not been easy for ‘Tank’ and now he’s at a high kill shelter

At the Carson Animal Care in California, Tank waits for someone to be his friend. The 10-year-old Cane Corso has not had an easy life, and somehow fate pushed him to the shelter. Can we … Read More

11-year-old dog with same ‘family’ dumped at shelter when child jumped on pet while sleeping

Almost all of his 11 years, Chino lived with his “family” – that is until they surrendered him to the East Valley Animal Shelter in Van Nuys, California on June 2, 2021.

So why would … Read More

Dogs’ owner died and now they are on euthanasia list because no one wants them

Big Boy and Queen are bonded seniors, and when their owner died, no one in the family wanted them, and so off they went to the Riverside Animal Shelter in California.

Both dogs have been … Read More

Owner surrenders her 19 1/2 year-old dog to shelter

At the Inland Valley Humane Society & SPCA, the owner of a 19 1/2 year-old dog surrendered her to the shelter. The Chihuahua mix has skin issues and a possible eye infection or sight issues. … Read More

Shelter resident diva husky ‘Kira’ practicing her howl while waiting for a home

Nine-year-old Kira is definitely one of the favorites at the County of Los Angeles – Agoura Animal Care Center and is patiently waiting for a new home while she practices her howl. On Friday, Kira … Read More