Stray puppy shot multiple times pawing in garbage for food

A nine-month-old puppy was shot multiple times because a homeowner caught her pawing in his garbage can, scavenging for food. The disturbing incident occurred in North Carolina; what a sad world we live in when … Read More

Beyond urgent: Fiona deserves better and needs help now

At the San Antonio Animal Care Center in Texas, a dog deserves better; this girl needs help immediately. Her name is Fiona, and she is listed as a gray Weimaraner mix whose injury appears to … Read More

‘Every inch of her body hurts’: Ailing Great Dane pulled from shelter

An ailing Great Dane, whose every inch of her body hurt, was rescued on Saturday from the animal shelter in Fort Walton, Florida. The shelter contacted Northwest Florida Great Dane Rescue for help. Staff and … Read More

Heartbreaking: Maxwell sits and waits for help in Texas shelter

In Arlington, Texas, a one-year-old terrier mix named Maxwell sits and waits for help in an Arlington, Texas shelter. His photo is heartbreaking, and it has been shared more than 9,000 times on social media, … Read More

Puppy mill owner sentenced to jail for abuse of nearly 300 animals

In Adrian, Michigan, a puppy mill owner was sentenced to prison on Wednesday for the long term neglect and abuse of hundreds of dogs, cats, horses and birds. Sharon Kay Evans will serve six months … Read More

Help: Bonded dogs together for 10 years, neglected and thrown away

Max and Bingo have been bonded for ten years; lived in the same home although by the looks of the two Shih Tzus have both been neglected for a long period of time.  On Monday, … Read More

New York judge rules Chunk the pit bull will not be euthanized

In Concord, New York, a judge decided on Tuesday that Chunk the pit bull will not be euthanized for biting a mail carrier. The dog, however will be required to be microchipped, subject to certain … Read More

Shelter pup is ‘kennel stressed’ after 3 weeks and scheduled to die

At the Riverside County Shelter in California, a young German shepherd is barely a year old, but is scheduled to be humanely euthanized at anytime. His crime?  Nicholas is “kennel stressed” after having spent three … Read More

Update on Phoenix: Dog’s story is just beginning

In Collinsville, Oklahoma, a stray dog was captured on Saturday morning. Sadly, the dog dubbed Phoenix is real; he is the heartbreaking picture of possible extreme animal abuse and neglect.

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Puppy dumped at Texas kill shelter and this is the only life she knows

A 10-month-old puppy was dumped at a Texas kill shelter; clearly neglected this is likely the only life she has ever known. When a desperate plea for help went out on social media, Rescue Dogs Read More