Distraught mother dog left behind at shelter and scheduled to die

At the Harris County Animal Shelter in Texas, a distraught mother dog has desperately tried to escape from her kennel cage. After caring for her puppies for the last nine weeks, the shelter reports each … Read More

Surrendered to high kill Texas shelter and owner never said why

Ramby had no idea her owner decided to surrender her to the Harris County Animal Shelter on Saturday. After all, the Labrador retriever and German shepherd blend thought she was going for an exciting car … Read More

Gorgeous 2-year-old Labrador retriever at grave risk of dying

At the Harris County Animal Shelter in Texas, a two-year-old Labrador retriever’s life is at a grave risk of dying. The shelter is full; there are just not enough rescue organizations or adopters available.

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12-week-old Lab puppies brought in as strays on Valentine’s Day

A pair of 12-week-old puppies thought to be Labrador retriever and Alaskan husky blends had no cause to celebrate a time of love on Valentine’s Day in Harris County, Texas. Instead the little guys – … Read More

Shelter hopes delicate English bulldog paralyzed in back legs can be saved


Valentina needs help now. This sweet little English bulldog mix came into the Harris County Animal Shelter in Texas as a stray on February 7. Sadly, Valentina has medical issues which preclude her from … Read More

Beautiful Lab terrified after family surrendered her to Texas kill shelter

UPDATE: As per the shelter:

“PARIS was officially ADOPTED today (Sunday) and is out of shelter. I believe I know who got her but I’m waiting an update from her. All I can say is

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Stray Lab retriever hides in the corner and shakes at busy Texas shelter


In a short heartbreaking video, a stray Labrador retriever is shown trying his best to make himself invisible. The barking, the clanking of bowls, the laughter of children and all the strange people have … Read More

Senior Howard left at shelter by owner at age 14 is giving up

At the Harris County Animal Shelter, Howard was left behind by his owner at the age of 14; he looks as if he is giving up.

A volunteer describes this senior’s plight, and it is … Read More

Terrified at shelter, young dog holds onto volunteer for comfort

A terrified stray arrived at the Harris County Animal Shelter on November 1. No one knows what happened, but she was found in the 77039 zip code. Terrified at the shelter, she timidly jumps up … Read More

Help: Saddest boy has no light in his eyes nor has ever known kindness

At the Harris County Animal Shelter in Houston, Texas, perhaps the saddest dog with no light in his eyes arrived as a stray. Absolutely filthy, he appears as if he lived in a barn.


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