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  • Celebrities bought instead of rescued puppy
    Celebrities who helped fund puppy mills
    We love it when celebrities use their status to do good and create change where change is needed. When they realize what they do influences people and they use their elevated status to bring animal rights and rescue awareness, well thats golden....
  • Service Animals for Veterans
    Service animals for Veterans
    A recent article in the Navy Times was a definite eye-opener for some. Having worked for the Veterans Administration (including in VA Hospitals) many were surprised, and not in a good way. After two years, it would seem the VA is now moving...
  • seized
    Dogs seized in Akron fight ring may be missing pets
    On November 16, 100 officers from the Akron Police, FBI and U.S. Marshal’s Office along with a SWAT team, Summit County Animal Control and the Humane Society of Greater Akron, raided a Cordova Avenue. home on the city’s west side,...
  • Bella on the day after the barn fire rescue and a couple of months later
    Pony mare and her filly are being adopted together
    Earlier in 2014, a pony mare and her young foal were caught up in a vicious barn fire that nearly cost them their lives. The mare’s fight to save her baby from the flames resulted in horrendous burns over much of her body, but she prevented...
  • Revere police investigating the deaths of two puppies found in trash bags
    Revere police investigating the deaths of two puppies found in trash bags
    A landscaper discovered two dead puppies left in a garbage bag behind a Sunoco gas station on North Shore Road in Revere, Massachusetts on Saturday evening according to whdh.com. The puppies were estimated to be about eight-weeks old and were pit...
  • 10 Reasons to love community cats. Number 5 surprised me.
    10 Reasons to love community cats. Number 5 surprised me.
    “I tawt I taw a puddy tat!” the famous quote from Sylvester and Tweety Bird. Does that quote ring a bell? Do you see free roaming cats in your neighborhood? Do you think they’re a nuisance? Please take a few minutes to read the...
  • Susan and Six: a real rescue story
    Susan and Six: a real rescue story
    Susan Cantwell has been an avid rider since the tender young age of five. She’s an animal lover that has rescued countless animals, of all breeds, for most of her life. But never did she expect to come upon the horror she found at a...
  • Louisiana family fights to overturn 'vicious dog' ban over their sweet pit bull
    Louisiana family fights to overturn 'vicious dog' ban over their sweet pit bull
    On October 13, the village of Moreauville, Indiana passed an ordinance banning pit bulls and Rottweilers; labeling the two specific breeds of dogs as "vicious" according to the Washington Times.Owners of the two breeds were immediately...
  • Horse & Country TV releases advertisement starting two miniature ponies
    Two miniature ponies are the stars of a Horse & Country TV advertisement
    Two adorable miniature ponies are headed for stardom as they complete their television debut in an advertisement promoting a year’s subscription for Horse & Country TV. The delightful duo, known to friends and their trainer as Ernie and...
  • Abyssinian cat breed
    Adopting Abyssinian: All you need to know about adopting an Abyssinian cat breed
    The exotic looking Abyssinian cat breed is in the top five most popular pedigree cats registered with the Cat Fanciers Association. These social and affectionate felines are clever and make great companions for pet owners who love to play with...
  • Harlequin Great Dane slated to die at high kill Calif. shelter at any time
    Harlequin Great Dane slated to die at high kill Calif. shelter at any time
    Ulysses is a male Harlequin Great Dane at the very busy Devore Shelter in California. Brought in on November 18, he was made available for adoption on November 23. Ulysses is available for adoption to the general public, however he does have...
  • Malcolm
    'Perfect' senior shepherd surrendered: Owner cited rambunctious grandkids
    The owners of a 12-year-old German shepherd named "Malcolm," recently their surrendered dog to a city animal control facility in San Bernardino, California, because they said that visiting grand kids were making their dog too nervous.On...
  • Polish town says boo to Pooh
    Polish town says boo to Pooh
    While people in England and the US as well as most other countries have always considered Winnie the Pooh to be a male bear, officials in Tuszyn, Poland have rejected a proposal to name a children’s playground after “him,”...
  • Handsome and mature German shepherd surrendered for being 'too vocal'
    Handsome and mature German shepherd surrendered for being 'too vocal'
    Meet Duke; this is one handsome and extremely kind seven-year-old German shepherd who was surrendered to the Orange County Shelter in California because his owner stated his dog was "too vocal." A volunteer, describes him as a "...
  • German shepherd siblings, Reno & Sedona
    Update: German shepherd siblings rescued by Jason Debus Heigl Foundation
    Victorville, Calif. - Reno and Sedona, German shepherd siblings that were slated to be euthanized by the person who adopted them from a shelter a year ago, have been rescued by the Jason Debus Heigl Foundation("JDHF"). Click here for the...