Posts Tagged “dog rescue”

Lost 12 year old Blind Dog Found-Hero Refuses Reward

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Lost 12 year old Blind Dog Found-Hero Refuses Reward

At the end of one of the darkest, wettest winters in memory, a bright spot has lit up the San Lorenzo Valley community in the form of an old, blind dog who went missing in the mountains for seven days. On Feb. 24, the Cole family went to bed for the night in their home…

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Wagz – Doggie Tales Part One

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Wagz – Doggie Tales Part One

by Barbara Isherwood As dog lovers, we want all dogs to enjoy high standards of care and the benefits of responsible pet ownership.  Sadly sometimes things go wrong and when that’s happens, it’s good to know that there are wonderful people who dedicate themselves to rescuing dogs in need and giving them a second chance. …

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Abandoned Dog Sees Former Owner Adopting Another Dog At Shelter

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Abandoned Dog Sees Former Owner Adopting Another Dog At Shelter

by Robert Hudson   This story is beyond sad. It is sickening.  At Downey Animal Care Center in Los Angeles county,  California, which is a high kill animal control shelter-the pound- that has been at odds with local rescue groups for years,  a heart wrenching scene was caught on video tape. The shelter apparently took in…

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Dog Rescued From Flood Waters in the Nick Of Time-video

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Dog Rescued From Flood Waters in the Nick Of Time-video

  Heroes like Mike Anderson step up to rescue pets from the devastation of the Louisiana flood, and in this case the dog was literally on its last leg, completely exhasted.  Thank you to these people who save the lives of our four legged friends. Tweet

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Dog Stolen Two Years Ago Reunited With Owner

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Dog Stolen Two Years Ago Reunited With Owner

Miracles do happen! Jason Brandon was heartbroken two years ago when his beloved Shih Tzu was ripped from his life by a heartless criminal. The day before Thanksgiving the dog was found abandoned, and locked in a crate next to a dumpster in Miami, Florida. The poor dog had a severely matted coat and overgrown…

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Woman Rescues Stray Dog and Refuses to Give it Back to the Owner-thief or hero?

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Woman Rescues Stray Dog and Refuses to Give it Back to the Owner-thief or hero?

This female St. Bernard is the center of an arrest and dispute after a woman who claims she saved the dog, was jailed Thursday Hero or thief? FORT WORTH-A 25-year-old woman who said she rescued a stray St. Bernard spent the night in jail Thursday after she was arrested on suspicion of stealing the dog….

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Guardians of Rescue Seeks to End the Horrific Dog Meat Industry in South Korea

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Guardians of Rescue Seeks to End the Horrific Dog Meat Industry in South Korea

  SMITHTOWN, NY – (October 6, 2015) –According to the Korean Animal Rights Advocates, approximately 2.5 million dogs are killed each year and around 100,000 tons consumed annually. Every day, thousands of dogs are transported from horrific dog meat farms to slaughter at the local markets for dinner in South Korea. The South Koreans’ culture believes…

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Dog Who Spent 14 Years On a Chain Is Set Free and Plays on Grass For The First Time

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Dog Who Spent 14 Years On a Chain Is Set Free and Plays on Grass For The First Time

Bear is a large sheepdog who spent 14 years chained to a spike outside in Fayette City, PA enduring all the elements of the harsh Winter and hot Summer, now has a new lease on life. “I would imagine that in Bear’s lifetime, he’s had limited freedom,” said Liesa Collier, president of By the Grace…

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36 Golden Retrievers Flown From Turkey to Their New Home in Atlanta

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36 Golden Retrievers Flown From Turkey to Their New Home in Atlanta

  NORTH FULTON COUNTY, Ga. — Thirty-six golden retrievers were rescued from Turkey and transported to Atlanta, GA. The dogs from Istanbul will now have the opportunity to live the life of a dog:  something they have never experienced. Lauren Genkinger, president of Adopt a Golden, made the arrangements. “This is all a huge adjustment and…

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Pit Bull Teaches an Autistic Boy to Hug and Kiss His Mother For the First time in Their Lives.

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Pit Bull Teaches an Autistic Boy to Hug and Kiss His Mother For the First time in Their Lives.

What could possibly be more horrible for a Mother than to never be able to embrace her son, show him affection, or a kiss on the cheek.  For Amanda Granados and her son Joey, this was their reality. Joey was diagnosed with Asperger syndrome, a disorder on the high-functioning end of the autism spectrum, at age seven…

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