Emaciated four-pound senior Chihuahua rescued from Houston shelter

How could anyone allow an aged, four-pound Chihuahua to be so neglected? The 10-year-old dog was barely able to balance herself and had a hard time keeping her eyes open and her head up. On … Read More

Unlucky pooch named ‘Jake from State Farm’ in search of loving home

At the Burlington Animal Services, ‘Jake from State Farm’ has made news across the country today. Admittedly, the eight-year-old pooch has encountered some bad luck lately, but the “Luck of the Irish” on … Read More

Blind West Highland terrier found as stray used his only defense and nipped animal control officer

A blind West Highland terrier mix found as a stray this week used his only defense to protect himself, when an animal control officer picked him up. Obviously, the seven-year-old pooch couldn’t discern if the … Read More

Terribly neglected 12-year-old poodle not doing well in shelter environment

A sweet 12-year-old female poodle needs help; she desperately needs to be rescued and could be humanely euthanized at the Riverside County Animal Shelter in California.

When Marshmallow came into the shelter on February 8, … Read More

Senior Boxer surrendered at Georgia shelter and no one even left his name

A senior Boxer was surrendered to the Polk County, GA Animal Adoption and Recovery Shelter on February 2, and no one even bothered to leave his name or any information about him. And so this … Read More

Update: Senior German shepherd no longer on ‘unwanted’ list at shelter

At the Downey Animal Care Center in California, Arthur had no offers for adoption. After years of loyalty, Arthur couldn’t understand what happened and why he was in a shelter cage with so many other … Read More

Blind senior Border Collie rescued from storm drain during heavy rain

In San Bernardino, California, a Good Samaritan reported seeing a dog in a storm drain during a downpour on Sunday. A diligent rescue crew helped the Animal Control Officer find the dog despite the heavy … Read More

Previous show dog in Cuba grew old and deaf and then dumped at shelter

“Sauron” was once an admired show dog in Cuba. The black and white English cocker spaniel earned prizes, ribbons, money and fame for his owners – that is until he grew old. And then instead … Read More

Blind Corgi at Miami shelter ‘Please carry me and keep my water close’ sign on kennel

At Miami-Dade Animal Services a blind Welsh Corgi named Jimmy is so afraid of the kennel environment, he refuses to move. A staff member posted the following heartbreaking message on his kennel window:

“Please carry

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Senior dog and her closely bonded tripod have lost their home

For the last three years, Leah and Oso have lived together; their bond so tightly woven together if one dog doesn’t eat neither will the other one. Sadly, the pair have lost their home, and … Read More