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‘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:

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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

Ace’s family woke up and decided they didn’t love him anymore

One morning Ace’s family woke up and decided they didn’t love him anymore. And now this very sad dog sits and waits for his family to return. He certainly didn’t wake up this morning deciding … Read More

Paralyzed with fear: Can someone help Juno?

Paralyzed with fear, Juno shivers in the corner of her kennel cage at the Harris County Animal Shelter in Houston, Texas. According to volunteers, the young stray is beyond terrified; the loud noises, the strange … Read More

Brokenhearted owner surrendered puppy wearing Christmas sweater to pound

A brokenhearted owner surrendered his six-month-old Labrador retriever puppy to the Harris County Animal Shelter on Saturday. The puppy, named Taz was dressed in his Christmas sweater. A volunteer at the shelter was present when … Read More

Owner surrenders dog ‘Darla’ with $90 and note ‘please forgive me’

When Darla’s owner had to move into a relative’s home and care for a sick family member, she had to surrender her beloved dog to the Harris County Animal Shelter. Tragically, the devoted owner had … Read More