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  • Hound & Gatos suggests pet parents become the change
    Hound & Gatos suggests pet parents become the change
    Hound & Gatos, created by Will Post, began with the mission to deliver the nutrition his four pets (two Savannah cats and two bird dogs) needed and deserved in order to be healthy. Founding the organization was this pet lover’s vision of...
  • Jango
    Police canine who mauled handler's son will be spared a death sentence
    The police canine who mauled his handler's four-year-old boy in Hesperia, California, in February, will not be put down, reported ABC News 7.Instead of being euthanized, "Jango," a Belgian Malinois who worked for the Rialto Police...
  • Dawson - ADOPTED!
    NBS Animal Rescue: from foster to forever home
    To rescue, rehabilitate and re-home dogs into loving forever families is the essence of NBS Animal Rescue based in Madison Heights, Michigan. This 100% volunteer, small dog centered rescue operates on a foster home system where dedicated people...
  • Out of time
    Highly adoptable bully is out of time and at risk of being put down
    A handsome, young bully, whose name is unknown, has run out of time at the Lancaster animal control facility in California. The year old dog, who came to the facility as a stray just before Valentine's Day, has not managed to pique the...
  • Aiza
    Aiza's Journey: She is a Great Signaler
    Aiza continues to learn on her journey to becoming a Pet Partner therapy dog. She wants to be part of the Love Dog Adventures program in Las Vegas. As she moves forward with her basic obedience and learning skills such as Stay on your Place and be...
  • Injured boxer
    Dog seriously injured in trampoline accident
    A non-profit rescue agency is using a freak trampoline accident, which left a young boxer with serious injuries, as a means to help prepare and educate other dog owners. A boxer named "Duke," was recently welcomed to the Adopt A Boxer...
  • Oscar
    Rescue needed for dog who was thrown away in a dumpster
    The foster care coordinator at the Cumberland County SPCA in Vineland, New Jersey, is desperate to find help for a dog who has broken her heart. The dog's name is "Oscar," and he was recently found in a landfill where he had been...
  • More legitimate dog-related tax tips – and deductions
    Legitimate, dog-related tax tips and deductions
    Yesterday, five tax tips were presented with data that will help people that have pets, therapy dogs or help by fostering rescue or shelter dogs. There are a few other tax deductions plus some warnings that should be shared with tax payers so that...
  • Dog rescued
    Homeless woman walks miles to rescue dog abandoned in park with a note
    A dog who had been tied up and abandoned with a note asking for a new home, was rescued by a kind woman who lives out of her van in San Pedro, California, reported Monday's CBS Los Angeles News.The young dog, named "Joey," had a note...
  • Sethe Morey
    Drunk man accused of fatally stabbing ex-girlfriend's pet dog
    AChisholm, Minnesota, man, who claimed to have consumed a half bottle of rum and a case of beer, allegedly stabbed his ex-girlfriend's dog to death last Thursday after he became angry that the dog would not get out of his way, reported Monday&...
  • Mimi writes letter asking for donations to pay for life saving surgery
    Sweet dog writes a letter seeking funds for life-saving surgery
    This letter was written by a dog asking for help to save her life. It is reprinted in it's entirety with permission from Mimi and her mom.Hi! My name is Mimi. I am a very happy and playful dashhound who loves to give hugs and kisses.I am...
  • River met his forever family on a walk in downtown Greenville
    River, #1 on the 'dog kill list,' takes a walk and finds his forever family
    This is the story of a dog, a shelter volunteer and how a walk downtown turned into a happy ending.River, a beautiful boxer mix, had been at the high-kill shelter in Greenville, South Carolina since November when shelter volunteer Michelle Higdon...
  • Lady Cherie, now in Texas, needs a home
    The story of two Texas shelter workers in a hotel room with a special needs dog
    This is the story of two shelter workers in Texas, a hotel room and a sick three-legged dog. Please read on, and share their tale.Ty and Rene are caring for Lady Cherie, a deaf tri-paw who was diagnosed with heartworm and is currently undergoing a...
  • Ben & Cody
    'Failed foster' will donate proceeds from dog contest to rescues
    The pet parent and failed foster to a special needs dog will donate proceeds from a contest to two deserving dog rescues.Cody Burgess is the proud "dad" to a big baby named Ben, who is a special needs dog saved byKentucky Great Dane...
  • Cory Allen Smith
    Man accused of stomping puppy to death
    A man from Chester County, South Carolina, is accused of stomping a puppy to death in the midst of a domestic dispute in late February, reported Monday's WLTX News.A 10-week-old poodle pup was allegedly "flattened" by 27-year-old...