11-year-old dog with same ‘family’ dumped at shelter when child jumped on pet while sleeping

Almost all of his 11 years, Chino lived with his “family” – that is until they surrendered him to the East Valley Animal Shelter in Van Nuys, California on June 2, 2021.

So why would … Read More

Sweet 16-year-old pup’s family missed their role about loyalty and left him at a shelter

A sweet 16-year-old dog should be lazily lounging on a soft bed in a loving home enjoying his retirement. It seems, however that Jet Black, a Labrador retriever mix, tearfully missed out and found himself … Read More

Terrified shepherd pepper sprayed by maintenance workers after abandoned in apartment

A young German shepherd had been abandoned by his owners in an apartment in Wichita, Kansas. No one knows how long he had been left alone. The  terrified pup had been discovered by maintenance workers … Read More

Owner surrenders her 19 1/2 year-old dog to shelter

At the Inland Valley Humane Society & SPCA, the owner of a 19 1/2 year-old dog surrendered her to the shelter. The Chihuahua mix has skin issues and a possible eye infection or sight issues. … Read More

Share for rescue: Adorable little dog with no lower jaw and limited use of his hind legs

At the Norco Animal Shelter in California, Mocha needs help. The tiny male, poodle mix is estimated to be three-years-old, but has no lower jaw and appears to have a limited or no use of … Read More

Precious ‘Lily’ needs someone to rush in and save her before Texas shelter puts her to sleep today

Lily is on the euthanasia list at Harris County Pets. It’s not that the shelter wants to put this young pup to sleep; tragically there has been an overflow of stray dogs entering the shelter, … Read More

Shame on owner who let this dog be so neglected: Rescue needed from shelter

At the Los Angeles County Animal Care & Control: Baldwin Park, California, Bruno arrived at the shelter on June 9 as a stray. He is about five-years-old and is available for adoption today. (Sunday)

Bruno’s … Read More

Pittsburgh animal control officer charged with felony cruelty after ‘mopping the floor’ with a dog

A Pittsburgh animal control officer dragged a dog so violently on a catch pole through a parking garage on Thursday that one witness stated it appeared the officer had been “mopping the floor” with the … Read More

Friendly stray who kids threw rocks and stones at now facing little hope of future at high kill Miami shelter

A friendly stray had been fighting for his life on the Miami streets. Kind neighbors had been providing food for him, but surviving the streets is not easy. Earlier in the week, children had been … Read More

Update: Depressed shepherd about to be euth’ed went from sad to ecstatic about life

At the Fort Worth Animal Care & Control, a six-year-old German shepherd had been scheduled to be euthanized on Thursday unless someone could save her. Bailie had been found as a stray on May 3, … Read More