Saddest dog in the shelter cries for help

Volunteers at the City of Shasta Lake Animal Shelter have named the saddest dog in the shelter “Hope” because that’s what everyone wants for the border collie and hound dog mix. She was picked up … Read More

4-week-old puppy with talon marks on his head barely escapes hawk

Tony, a 4-week-old puppy with talon marks on his head, is recovering after he barely escaped a hawk attack. The adorable Chihuahua has been officially named “Tony Hawk” by his foster family where he is … Read More

Teddy bear pup voted out by homeowners association because he was too big

Meet Grizzly; the one-year-old 160-pound teddy bear pup who was surrendered by his owner to the Baldwin Park Animal Shelter over the weekend. According to volunteers, the owner cried as he turned Grizzly in, telling … Read More

Too old to have puppies, adorable bulldog kicked to the curb

At the Stanislaus County Animal Shelter in Modesto, California, the sweetest bulldog came in as a stray on January 11. Not only is she likely a purebred, but she is also unaltered. The shelter’s best … Read More

Saving Solo: He was abandoned on the street and now slated to die

Once upon a time Solo had a family. Once upon a time Solo was loved, but on December 18, someone pulled out his leash and said, “let’s go out for a walk.” And with that … Read More

Their end is near: Time is running out for St. Landry dogs -HELP

St. Landry Parish Animal Control needs help finding homes for shelter dogs. Their end is near, and time is running out. Sadly, the dogs know their days are limited. They sleep more than they play. … Read More

California bans sale of puppy-mill dogs, cats and rabbits in pet stores

In a landmark California bill, starting January 1, pet stores will be prohibited from selling puppy-mill dogs, cats and rabbits. In addition to the ban, sponsored by Assemblyman Patrick O’Donnell and supported by the an … Read More

Dumped by his owner at shelter because pooch rummaged through trash

Coby was dumped at the shelter by his owner because the two-year-old mixed breed wouldn’t stop rummaging through the trash. Maybe his family had no time for Coby and never trained him? Maybe Coby was … Read More

Dad surprised his daughter with shelter dog she fell in love with

An Oklahoma dad surprised his daughter on Tuesday with a shelter dog she had fallen in love with, but thought the dog had been adopted. Hallee Fuqua had been volunteering at the Humane Society of … Read More

Finding a home for shelter pup ‘Tiny Terry’

Smiling “Tiny Terry” needs a home out of Ventura County Animal Services. It’s obvious his story just hasn’t been shared, because this dog smiles “non stop” according to his advocate Jill Dyche.

“I first spied

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