Skip to main content
  1. Life
  2. Pets
  3. Pet Rescue

Petrified spaniels in desperate need surrendered to animal control

See also

In a most desperate situation, three spaniels are all who remain of a large family after the death of their elderly owner. Sent to an animal shelter in Georgia, the others have already been euthanized; the survivors are confused, scared, and extremely depressed.

At this time, it is not known how socialized the dogs are which precludes them from being available for adoption, however Angels Among Us Pet Rescue has offered to help, but will need financial help to ensure the dogs are properly vetted, neutered, or spayed if needed.

As a volunteer entered to take photographs of the remaining three dogs, the brown and white spaniel especially broke her heart:

"This poor soul seems to to be sooooo scared. She was lying on the floor of her kennel - cowering. When we opened the door, she never moved - nor did she growl, show teeth or try to run away. We didn't want to push her into a situation where she may "fear bite" so we were quiet, took our pic/video and closed her kennel door. As you can see, she looks to be a spaniel mix. Her situation is truly heartbreaking as her time is up and the minutes are ticking. Please...."

The rescue needs to raise the minimum of $150 per dog. If you would like to help, please click here and specify the donation is for the "3 spaniels."

Please share their story with your friends, family, and coworkers.

Join the conversation on Facebook by clicking here.

If you would like to continue receiving the latest news on pet issues and how we can help those who cannot speak, please click the "Subscribe" icon.

Follow the National Pet Rescue Examiner on Facebook by clicking here. Please visit and "like" my page. You are welcome to submit story ideas by contacting me at



  • Name my baby
    Canadian couple allows the Internet to name their baby. See the result
    Name My Baby
  • Prescription drugs
    Americans consume an astonishing 50 percent of the world's prescription drugs
    Prescription Drugs
  • Weight loss
    Health and fitness: How to lose weight and burn extra body fat fast
    Weight Loss
  • Twitter fail
    Twitter fail: NYPD's social media outreach campaign backfires
    Twitter Fail
  • Freelancers
    Tricks of the trade: A new study suggests how freelancers can land more jobs
    Job Tips
  • Bad dog
    Sneaky dog vandalizes car tires for over six months before being caught
    Bad Dog

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!