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Little Lola left at shelter because owners had ‘too many’

Little Lola isn’t to blame for her owners having “too many” dogs, yet she’s being punished after having been surrendered to the Harris County Animal Shelter.

A volunteer helping to promote her plight in order … Read More

Stray pup defeated and scared hides in the corner and needs help

Just one-year-old, a German shepherd mix appears defeated and scared. With no hope in sight and with no understanding about what has happened to him, the young stray pup hides in the corner hoping to … Read More

Six day old puppies have ‘rescue hold’ while mom left behind

Friday update as per Harris County Animal Shelter Pets in Need:

“5400459 Mom (hold) and Puppies 541164 (hold) 541165 (hold) 54166 (died in kennel) 9/13 shelter staff confirmed that this puppy died in the kennel

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World in a shelter is a scary place for 6-month-old Lab Zahara

The world in an animal shelter is a scary place for a six-month-old puppy. Zahara was surrendered to the Harris County Animal Shelter last week because her owner became ill.

A volunteer tells her story.… Read More

Bonded kitten and pooch surrendered when owner left for college

At the Harris County Animal Shelter, a bonded kitten and her best friend – a Chihuahua were surrendered on Tuesday because their owner left for college.

Meet eight-week-old tabby kitten  Laura (A540116) and her bestie … Read More

Run free King: Dog tied to truck strangled in heat of day at shelter

In Houston, Texas, a dog owner left his dog tied to the back of his truck in the 100 degree heat while he waited in the air-conditioned lobby of the Harris County Animal Shelter. It … Read More

‘Maddie’ and ‘Addie’ falling apart at overcrowded Texas shelter

“Maddie” and “Addie” are emotionally falling apart at the Harris County Animal Shelter. Maddie has pushed her way into a corner and sits with her back towards everyone barely acknowledging the video-grapher working hard to … Read More

Owner dumped Scout at shelter: ‘Didn’t want me anymore’

For five years, Scout lived with her owner, but on Wednesday she was surrendered to the Harris County Animal Shelter, and the reason for leaving her there was heartbreaking. A volunteer tells Scout’s story:

“I

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Two Chi seniors ‘seized’ after their owner was found deceased

In Houston, Texas, two tiny senior Chihuahuas need help. The bonded pair were seized by authorities after their owner was found deceased in their home. Their whole world has changed – once a family unit … Read More

Only 5-months-old: No puppy should look like this

At the Harris County Animal Shelter, a five-month-old puppy still wags her tail, although no puppy should look like this. Her skin is raw with sores; Ava has a severe case of demodex mange. Who … Read More