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

Three-month-old puppy recovering after being lit on fire with blowtorch

In Paterson, New Jersey, a three-month-old puppy is recovering after reportedly having been lit on fire with a blowtorch. A witness stated he discovered the tiny pit bull puppy and another dog lit on fire … Read More

Dog pushed and twisted into a crate dumped on side of road

Early Sunday evening, a woman spotted a dog dumped in a crate in Anson County, North Carolina. The dog could not walk or stand, and he desperately cried out in pain hoping someone – anyone … Read More

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

‘Don’t turn away’: Phoenix is real and now safe from his horrors

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

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Mississippi dog fighter sentenced to nine years in prison

In Adams County, Mississippi, a man was found guilty on Thursday of felony dog fighting. Tommie Queen had been accused of nine counts of dog fighting; a jury found him guilty on three counts.

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Authorities seeking information on dog found in deplorable condition

Update: After the publication of this article, the animal shelter reported that this horribly neglected dog has passed away. Rest in peace.

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Authorities from the Humane Society of Morrow County in Mt. … Read More

Matted and scared senior spaniel tries to hide from the world

On November 1, a frightened 10-year-old Cocker Spaniel mix arrived at the Baldwin Park Animal Care Center in California. His legs are weak, and he has trouble walking around the slippery floor in his kennel. … Read More

Congress unanimously passes bill making extreme animal cruelty a felony

In Washington, D.C., the Senate unanimously passed the Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture Act (PACT) on Tuesday. In October, the House of Representatives also unanimously passed the bill which makes extreme acts of animal cruelty … Read More

Horrible conditions: City of Orange Cove cuts funding to shelter stray dogs

In Orange Cove, California, the city has had a contract with the Friends of Orange Cove Animal Shelter to care for stray dogs since 2014, but has now abruptly ended the agreement. And now the … Read More