One-year-old Boxer dumped at shelter because she misbehaved

Puppies do not magically learn not to chew shoes, rugs or attractive nuisances around the home when not closely supervised, and it’s very sad the owners of a one-year-old Boxer didn’t have the time nor … Read More

Heartbreaking: 14-year-old Chow in greatest time of need surrendered to shelter

The Downey Animal Shelter in California has issued a plea for help with a 14-year-old Chow Chow in desperate need of rescue. On April 5, his family surrendered him after his owner died. The family … Read More

Urgent help needed: German shepherd operated on for ruptured spleen at shelter

At the Carson Animal Care Center, a seven-year-old German shepherd arrived on April 1 and was rushed into surgery for a ruptured spleen. The dog came in as a stray, and the shelter has issued … Read More

Heartless act of cruelty? Heavily pregnant dog winds up at high kill California shelter

A three-year-old heavily pregnant dog arrived at the Carson Animal Shelter on March 28. She will be available for rescue on April 1, 2021. What are the chances her owner will come to the shelter?… Read More

‘Benji’ just wants to go home but no one has come to the shelter to adopt him

At the Carson Animal Care Center in Carson, California, Benji came in as a stray and had no collar or microchip. Since March 17, 2021, the six-year-old terrier has waited patiently for his family to … Read More

‘Winter’ confiscated from a car and is shut down until she’s allowed outside

At the Carson Animal Care Center, Winter arrived at the shelter on October 23 after animal control officers confiscated her from her owner after finding her living in  a car. Now, the two-year-old sweetheart is … Read More

‘Sleepy’ a friendly senior left at the shelter at 15-years-old

“Sleepy” was left at the shelter at 15-years-old. Staff members and volunteers at the Carson Shelter in California describe the senior as a friendly guy. Sadly, he may have been neglected at his former home … Read More

Poor pup returned to shelter after only one day

Reggie doesn’t seem to be having much luck; one after another human has continued to fail him. And now this one-year-old English sheepdog lies in a kennel cage at the Carson Animal Care Center awaiting … Read More

Sweet ‘Spaghettios’ has been at the shelter too long and needs our help

Spaghettios has been at Carson Animal Care since May. She arrived as a stray, had no microchip and appeared to have been bred repeatedly; and then either ran away or was abandoned. She is six-years-old, … Read More

Poor little guy has issues with his feet and needs help getting out of shelter

An eight-year-old Chihuahua arrived at the Carson Animal Care Center in California on Saturday. Most likely he was surrendered – his available adoption date has been listed the same day. Dogs surrendered by their owners … Read More