Emaciated dog’s worried eyes have broken social media hearts

At Stray Rescue of St. Louis, the worried eyes of an emaciated dog rescued by the organization on Thanksgiving Day, have broken the hearts of everyone who has seen her photos. A Good Samaritan … Read More

17 dogs left in desperate situation to fend for themselves after owner walked away

Volunteers from Stray Rescue of St. Louis rescued 17 dogs on Monday left in a desperate situation near Cape Girardeau when their owner took off and left the abandoned pets to fend for themselves. All … Read More

Strangers stopped to help bonded dogs from traffic swerving around them

In St. Louis, three kind and concerned strangers stopped traffic on Monday to help a pair of bonded dogs out of a busy street where traffic had been swerving to avoid hitting them. The Good … Read More

Chained dog collapsed and his owner dragged him out to the street to die

When a chained dog in St. Louis, who had been living his life in someone’s backyard became ill, no one seemed to  care. The dog was shutting down, and when he collapsed his owners placed … Read More

Dog that existed in cage too small to stand and covered in fleas rescued

A dog who lived in a cage too small for her to even stand up and covered in her own feces and urine arrived at the Stray Rescue of St. Louis on Friday evening. The … Read More

Update on Baxter who was struck by vehicle and left with back legs broken

Baxter’s story brought tears to all of our eyes. On Friday, he arrived at Stray Rescue of St. Louis; it’s hard to believe people can be so cruel.

According to the rescue organization, Baxter … Read More

Struck by a car six weeks ago, back legs broken and no one cared about Baxter

Baxter’s story brings tears to all of our eyes. On Friday, the dog arrived at Stray Rescue of St. Louis; it’s hard to believe people can be so cruel.

According to the rescue organization, … Read More

Police officer rescues pup with cable embedded in her stomach

In St. Louis, a police officer came to the rescue of a friendly dog on Tuesday with a cable appearing to have been embedded into her stomach. The wound stretched across the dog’s abdomen, and … Read More

Stray Rescue’s ‘Jumbo Jack’ amazing will to survive endears everyone

A beloved rescued dog named Jumbo Jack is back in foster care and out of the hospital. The Great Dane has been on a roller coaster ride towards recovery after he had been shot in … Read More

Update: Helping ‘Jumbo Jack’ still serious but rescuers optimistic

At Stray Rescue of St. Louis, every rescued dog or cat is promised a safe haven; every effort is made to treat each one as an individual no matter the cost or the time … Read More