Largest wildlife overpass in the nation opens in San Antonio

Animal overpasses provide wild animals viable paths to get from one side of the road to the other saving not only the lives of wildlife, but also protecting motorists. Just this past weekend, the crossing … Read More

22 abandoned puppies dumped at vet’s office near San Antonio

In San Antonio, Texas, 22 puppies were dumped at a veterinarian’s office. Animal Care Services and San Antonio Pets Alive were able to place the three-week-old shepherd mixes in foster homes within 24 hours.

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Dog found walking along busy highway with heavy chain and lock around neck

In San Antonio, Texas, a Good Samaritan spotted a dog on Friday morning walking along a busy highway with a heavy chain and lock wrapped tightly around her neck. Unsure of what to do, the … Read More

Urgent plea for help: Sandy needs home by Monday morning

In an urgent plea to animal advocates and rescuers, the San Antonio shelter staff is hoping someone will come to the rescue of a Labrador retriever named Sandy.


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Boyfriend stabbed small dog and pulled out teeth with pliers

A San Antonio man was arrested on Friday after authorities alleged he stabbed his girlfriend’s small dog and then used a pliers to pull and break off his teeth. Vernon Ortiz has been charged with … Read More

9 newborn puppies and their mother abandoned in San Antonio bushes

An abandoned mother dog just gave birth to nine puppies in the bushes in San Antonio, Texas. The puppies, all cuddled together in an effort to stay warm through the cold and rainy temperatures, cried … Read More

Two puppies found alive in trash dumpster behind Texas grocery store

On Friday afternoon, two puppies were found in a trash dumpster behind a Texas grocery store. They were alive and just dumped and left to die. The staff at the rescue organization, San Antonio Pets … Read More

Video of woman dumping dogs on dead end street goes viral

A heartbreaking scene caught on video by a Good Samaritan on Friday in San Antonio, showed a woman dumping four dogs on a dead end street. The dogs did not want to get out of … Read More