Fire destroys home for elderly, disabled and terminally ill dogs

In O’Fallon, Illinois, a fire on Saturday evening destroyed a farmhouse at Randy’s Rescue Ranch which housed elderly, disabled and terminally ill dogs. All of the dogs made it safely out of the building.

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Dog surrendered by woman who committed suicide has new loving home

In a bitter sweet story of a tiny dog who was surrendered to Stray Rescue of St. Louis last week by her owner, who days later committed suicide, and left a heartbreaking note to find … Read More

Tragic: Woman dying of cancer asking Stray Rescue to help her dog found dead

In a tragic situation in Affton, Missouri, the woman dying of cancer who penned an emotional letter on Monday to Stray Rescue of St. Louis to help find her beloved dog a new home, was … Read More

Pet owner dying of cancer pens emotional plea for help for her dog

A pet owner dying from cancer reached out to Stray Rescue of St. Louis earlier this week in an emotional plea to help her find a loving home for her rescue dog.

Stray Rescue shared … Read More

Alone and living in filth, Stray Rescue saves another lost soul

Lost, alone and living in filth, a frightened dog hid in the basement of a deserted house in an area of St. Louis where few feared to even tread. When a local resident heard a … Read More

Dog found dragging 10-pound chain no longer a prisoner of cruelty

There she was – a 31-pound dog dragging a 10-pound chain wandering the streets alone; attached with a collar to a chain used for pulling engines out of cars. She was emaciated and scared when … Read More

Stray Rescue distemper outbreak kills 17 dogs

In St. Louis, the devastating news of a distemper outbreak at Stray Rescue causing the deaths of 17 dogs was announced on the organization’s Facebook page early Sunday afternoon.

According to the rescue’s founder, Randy … Read More