Status RED: Boxer in critical condition needs a village to help

Meet Troy; he is a senior Boxer in critical condition and needs the help of a village to leave Riverside County Animal Control.

“Suspect Dog has a combination of neurologic/vestibular issues as well as arthritis/musculoskeletal

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No one came to save Matilda: Dumped and nearly forgotten

Matilda knows she has been forgotten by her family. Even those with commitments to adopt this eight-year-old English bulldog a second time, have not come to the shelter to meet her. And on November 28, … Read More

Sugar hangs her head low: Always so sad when alone

At Riverside County Animal Control, Sugar watches and waits. She hangs her head low when she’s alone, but she waits. Of course, the ten-year-old senior wants to go home, but no one has come to … Read More

Dog surrendered at 16-years-old: Schatzi finds new home

Schatzi, a 16-year-old Dachshund, was surrendered to the Baldwin Park Animal Care over the Thanksgiving weekend celebration. She trembled and didn’t seem to know where she was after her intake experience, and with her sight … Read More

Thanksgiving Day rescue for 5-pound Yorkie Eleanor

A five-pound Yorkshire terrier will be spending Thanksgiving Day with two volunteer rescuers who will treat Eleanor as the treasured little dog she was always meant to be. Although Eleanor is not to be available … 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

Senior shepherd Rosaleen: Owner died and now she needs help

Ten-year-old Rosaleen has been neglected for a long time, and when her owner died, she was brought to the Carson Animal Care Center. And on November 17, Rosaleen looked around her shelter cage wondering what … Read More

Love a senior dog in ‘Seniors for Seniors Foster Program’

Ask Kelly Reeves, president and co-founder of Paw Prints in the Sand about a senior dog. Sure, puppies are adorable and they melt our hearts, but there’s so much to love about a senior dog;  … Read More

20-year-old Chihuahua surrendered to Texas shelter

In San Antonio, Texas, a 20-year-old Chihuahua named BabyGirl was surrendered to the shelter. For 20 years, this tiny dog gave her loyalty and love to her family, but there was none given in return.… Read More

Pining away quietly, can someone save sad Nolan from shelter

At the Lancaster Animal Care Center in California, nine-year-old Nolan is quietly pining away. Technically, volunteers at the shelter say he has been there since August, and this friendly and social little guy is just … Read More