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  • Anthropologie Sit. Stay. Love. event encourages dog adoptions
    Anthropologie Sit. Stay. Love. event encourages dog adoptions
    It was a day for the dogs at the Sit. Stay. Love.pet adoption event hosted by women's clothing storeAnthropologieon Sunday, September 21. Customers to the store's Merrick Park location were greeted by three rescue dogs and provided with...
  • Jess
    Injured pit bull with endearing huge head rescued in Tijuana needs help
    Tijuana, Mex. - After a desperate plea was disseminated to help a skinny blue-nose pit bull with a severely injured leg in Tijuana, Mexico,The Little Red Dog, Inc., acted quickly to save her.Now named Jess, her story actually began two years ago...
  • Animals evacuated from collapsing animal shelter building; volunteers needed
    Animals evacuated from collapsing animal shelter building; volunteers needed
    A New York animal shelter needs volunteers on Sunday to help remove the contents of their building after the building was found to be unsafe.Workers installing new kennels and making repairs to the roof at Pets Alive Westchester noticed several...
  • Rescue workers still seek help for four surrendered Huskie dogs
    Rescue workers still seek help for four surrendered Huskie dogs
    It's been nearly one week since Sacramento-area rescue groups began circulating photos of four Huskie and Huskie-mix dogs surrendered by a senior citizen man who admitted he had too many dogs in his home.The process took some time and while...
  • Jackson and his foster dad, Bob
    Rest in peace, Jackson
    Midwest Boston Terrier Rescue has lost a wonderful senior foster named Jackson. Jackson was lovingly helped over the bridge last evening by his foster mom, Eileen.MWBTR took in Jackson, also known as, Happy Jack, from an owner who could no longer...
  • Helping abused, neglected animals in rural counties: ACT Ohio
    Helping abused, neglected animals in rural counties: ACT Ohio
    Little Zylah is one of the many animals helped by the Animal Cruelty Task Force of Ohio (ACT Ohio) since it’s inception a month ago. And according to founder Steffen Baldwin, the task force is busier than it can imagine.Six-month-old pit...
  • Igor Ayrapetyan and one of the dogs he rescued from Sochi
    Journey to safety: Igor Ayrapetyan drove 11 saved dogs from Sochi to Moscow
    Almost anyone who has ever adopted or rescued a dog or cat from certain death will tell you that the pet somehow “knows” it has been saved, and who its rescuer is. The attached photo from the SochiRescuedDogs Facebook page of Igor...
  • It is important to remember that ADHD can also be a positive thing
    It is important to remember that ADHD can also be a positive thing
    Foster adoption is a huge decision, but those who choose to adopt may find it is one of the most rewarding experiences. Many people feel that adoption is their chance to provide a family for a child who otherwise wouldn’t have one.However,...
  • A famly of friends
    Stef and Lena small screen example of California foster care and adoption
    California provides opportunities for all family types to grow. An example of this can be seen with ABC Family’s The Fosters.In its 2nd season, the one-hour television drama showcases a same-sex couple, Stef and Lena, foster and adoptive...
  • More than 100 dogs removed from alleged puppy mill
    More than 100 dogs removed from alleged puppy mill
    Humane agents seized 105 dogs, mostly Yorkie and pit bull puppies, from a Mahoning County breeder on Friday.A Pennsylvania woman who bought a puppy from Winning in Blue Yorkies filed a complaint after receiving an ill puppy. Her vet confirmed the...
  • Gordon
    Kindness Ranch seeks help for 19 dogs used in laboratory research
    Kindness Ranch, an animal sanctuary that takes in former research and laboratory animals, is urgently seeking foster assistance for 19 dogs being released from a laboratory in Colorado. Due to limited space, Kindness Ranch needs rescue groups or...
  • Humane Society of Dayton seeks help in caring for abandoned puppies
    Abandoned puppies in Dayton need help
    An animal shelter is no place for animals too young for adoption to live and learn and thrive.So when a plastic tub containing ten puppies was left outside the Humane Society of Greater Dayton earlier this week, the shelter asked the public for...
  • ETAA Dog in need of a doggie condo
    Donations needed to build winter housing for dogs
    Many of us hear about the large animal rescue groups like HSUS, ASPCA, and AHA. While these big groups get a lot of money and publicity, there are also countless little groups, like East Tennessee Alliance for Animals (ETAA), that struggle to...
  • Lena
    How to select your new dog
    When we decide to adopt a dog, how do we choose the right one for us?Many people who come to my rescue organization’s adoption events look for a dog that instantly clicks with them because they are seeking that type of “special bond....
  • The "Women Warriors of Cannabis"
    Meet some of the "Warrior Women of Cannabis"
    One of the loudest, if not the biggest, cry for cannabis freedom is being led by a group of women. These “Warrior Women of Cannabis” come from all different backgrounds, levels of education, families and areas throughout the world....